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The US women's soccer team played a 0-0 draw with Costa Rica in sweltering temperatures in their last tune-up for the Paris Olympics
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Costa Rica's Gabriela Guillen (left) battles United States forward Crystal Dunn during their draw. Photo: AP PHOTO
A new design will be released every two weeks.
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Limited edition $2 coloured gold coins at Woolworths. Picture RAM/Shutterstock
The Boomers will head for the Olympic Games boosted by an 84-73 victory over a Serbian team spearheaded by NBA superstar Nikola Jokic.
Glenn Moore and Shayne Hope
Patty Mills on the offensive during his 28-point performance against Serbia. Photo: AP PHOTO
Jasper Philipsen has cut the gap to green jersey leader Biniam Girmay after securing his third stage win in this year's Tour de France.
Jasper Philipsen celebrates as he finishes first to win the 16th stage of the Tour de France. Photo: AP PHOTO
Nadal v Borg has a ring to it, even if it was Bjorn's son Leo that Rafael Nadal played as he returned to action on Swedish clay.
Rafael Nadal and Leo Borg shake hands after the Spaniard's win in their match in Sweden. Photo: EPA PHOTO
Australian sprinter Josh Azzopardi has been added to the field for the men's individual 100m at the Paris Olympics.
John Salvado
Josh Azzopardi and Rohan Browing will both contest the 100m at the Paris Olympics. (Matt Turner/AAP PHOTOS)
Michael Matthews, the main Australian hope in the Olympic men's cycling road race, says a serious tooth problem nearly forced him out of the Tour de France.
Roger Vaughan
Australian cyclist Michael Matthews is steadily regaining form at the Tour de France. (EPA PHOTO)
Rafael Nadal skipped Wimbledon so he would be ready for the Paris Olympics, where he will be looking to add to his tally of gold medals.
Spain's Rafael Nadal made a winning return to tennis in the lead-up to the Paris Olympics. (AP PHOTO)
Australia have battled back from a 24-point deficit against a US team full of NBA All-Stars to lose by six points in their UAE Olympic warm-up.
Glenn Moore and Murray Wenzel
Josh Giddey (3) has impressed as the Boomers pushed the United States in a pre-Games loss. (AP PHOTO)
New Zealand mountain biker Sammie Maxwell has won her fight to compete in Paris after initially being left out of the team over an eating disorder.
New Zealand mountain biker Sammie Maxwell has successfully appealed her Olympics non-selection. (EPA PHOTO)
The Matildas fell to a 2-1 loss to reigning Olympic champions Canada in Spain in their final match before their Paris Games campaign.
World Cup star Caitlin Foord was ruled out just before the Matildas' 2-1 loss to Canada. (Darren England/AAP PHOTOS)
While many of his Olympic triathlon rivals were missing, Australian Matt Hauser's win in Hamburg is a welcome confidence boost ahead of the Paris Games.
Roger Vaughan
Australian triathletes Luke Willian and Matt Hauser (C) celebrate after their Hamburg race. (AP PHOTO)