Almost 50 countries and over 2000 athletes are currently competing for the World Lacrosse Championship in Netanya, Israel.
Melbourne's Leora Yates and Sydney's Geoffrey Lewis are excelling in weightlifting at the highest level despite only beginning in mid or later life.
Matthew Levy has earned a place in the Australian team for what will be his third consecutive Para Pan Pacs, to be held from August 9 in Cairns.
Good news regarding his wife Cindy's health has allowed opening batsman Michael Klinger to head over to the UK and lead Gloucestershire once again in the T20 Blast.
The style of racing was "ruthless" and the pace "absolutely insane", but Riley Hart's first taste of senior open international road cycling racing in the USA last month proved to be the ultimate learning experience.
Jessica Fox drew from her experience, the energy from the crowd and her attacking instinct on the rapids to begin the 2018 international season by winning all gold medals on offer in the opening two rounds of the 2018 World Cup series in Europe.
The Australian junior (U20) men's handball team - featuring Jewish Sydneysider David Mekler-Peled - has won the IHF Oceania Trophy, earning a rare spot in next year's Intercontinental series.
AJAX endured a weekend from hell, with the seniors' 75-point drubbing compounded by what could be a career-ending knee injury to one of the Jackas' all-time greats, David Fayman. But there was good news in the VFLW, with Toni Hamilton scoring her first goal.
Maccabi NSW triathletes Brett Yudelman and Paul Ephron competed in the 2018 Cairns Asia Pacific Ironman 70.3 Championships, a world championships qualifying event.
Deborah Greenbaum's road to representing Australia at last week's Aerobic Gymnastics World Championships in Portugal was marked with obstacles she found a way to overcome.