Aussies quietly confident after successful champs
Aussies quietly confident after successful champs

Australia coach Gary Sutton said he was feeling confident ahead of the Rio Olympics after his team shone at the World Championships in France.

Anna Meares claims record 11th world title
Anna Meares claims record 11th world title

Australian Anna Meares set a new record haul of gold medals by winning the women`s keirin title at the World Track Cycling Championships on Sunday.

The 31-year-old won her 11th gold to take her clear of the women`s mark she previously shared with Frenchwoman Felicia Ballanger.

Commonwealth Games: Anna Meares targets medal record today

Australian cyclist Anna Meares will attempt to defend her women`s sprint title on Saturday and become the joint most decorated track cyclist in Commonwealth Games history.

20th Commonwealth Games: England, Aussies begin gold rush early

No surprises so far at the Commonwealth Games: Traditional powers England and Australia dominated the first day of competition, and an Australian women`s relay team set a world record in the pool.

Commonwealth Games: Silver for Bradley Wiggins, Anna Meares takes historic gold

Bradley Wiggins had to settle for the silver medal on his return to track cycling as England were beaten by Australia in the Commonwealth Games 4,000 metres team pursuit on Thursday.

Vogel downs Zhong for women`s sprint title

Germany`s Kristina Vogel won the women`s individual sprint at the track cycling World Championships on Saturday, beating China`s Zhong Tianshi in the final for her second title of the week.

Olympics cycling: Meares pips Pendleton to cycling gold

Anna Meares of Australia consigned defending champion Victoria Pendleton to defeat in a controversial Olympic cycling sprint final Tuesday.

Britain smash women`s team sprint world record

Britain, spearheaded by Victoria Pendleton, broke the world record in the women`s team sprint as they beat Australia to win gold at the London track World Cup series on Friday.