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Aug 07, 2017
Four-time Olympic gold medallist Australia's Betty Cuthbert dies after prolonged battle with multiple sclerosisCuthbert shot to fame as a little-known 18-year-old at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics, winning the 100 metres, 200 metres and 4x100 metres relay, earning her the nickname 'Golden Girl' by local media.
Jun 05, 2017
Olympic great Michael Phelps joins board of Australian mental health companyMichael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time, Monday joined the board of an Australian mental health company, a subject close to his heart after his struggles with depression and substance abuse.
Jul 13, 2014
Emotional Ian Thorpe reveals he is gay in TV interview"I've thought about this for a long time. I'm not straight," Thorpe said, struggling to hold tears back.
Apr 09, 2014
Ailing Thorpe may not swim again, says managerIan Thorpe is in a Sydney hospital fighting a "serious" infection and is unlikely to swim competitively again, his manager told Australian media.
Apr 08, 2014
Ian Thorpe in intensive care battling infection: reportsIn February, Thorpe's manager James Erskine said the 31-year-old was suffering from depression after being found disorientated and behaving oddly near a vehicle in Australia after taking a mixture of anti-depressants and painkillers for a shoulder injury.
Feb 03, 2014
Olympic swimming great Ian Thorpe found disoriented in SydneyJames Erskine, Thorpe's manager, told the Australian Associated Press that Thorpe was affected by a combination of antidepressants and the painkillers he was taking for a shoulder injury.
Jan 31, 2014
Ian Thorpe's management deny reports that he's in rehab"Ian is not in rehab. Ian was in hospital for an operation on his shoulder and is pleased to let his friends and fans know that he is now out of hospital and on the mend," Thorpe's management company, SEL, said in a statement Friday.
Oct 31, 2012
I'm a nerd and I behave differently: Thorpe on why people think he's gayAustralian swimming great Ian Thorpe has hit out at the innuendo surrounding his sexuality that has followed him for much of his career, and said the most frustrating thing was the implication that he would lie about it.
Mar 16, 2012
Thorpe through to 200m freestyle semis at Aussie trialsFive-time Olympic champion Ian Thorpe passed the first major test in his comeback when he progressed through the heats in the 200-meter freestyle on Friday at the Australian trials for London 2012.
Mar 16, 2012
Thorpe fails in Olympic bid for 200 freestyleThorpe came out of retirement last year and has worried aloud that he didn't give himself enough time to prepare for London.