Thorpe revelations earn praise

2014-07-14 12:04

Australian swimming giant Ian Thorpe has received support and glowing praise for revealing he is gay.

Thorpe out of hospital

2014-04-30 12:42

Australian swimming great Ian Thorpe has left a Sydney hospital after battling serious infections for more than three weeks.

Ian Thorpe in ICU

2014-04-08 14:48

Australian swimming great Ian Thorpe is in intensive care in a Sydney hospital receiving treatment for an infection.

Thorpe is in rehab!

2014-02-04 11:00

Swimming great Ian Thorpe was in rehab for depression after being found disoriented on a Sydney street, his manager admits.

Thorpe rehab claims denied

2014-01-31 09:57

Australian swimming great Ian Thorpe's handlers have denied he was in rehab for depression and alcohol abuse.

Thorpe won't swim Oz trials

2013-04-19 08:37

Five-time Olympic gold medalist Ian Thorpe will not revive his swimming career at next week's Australian trials.

Thorpe says he's not gay

2012-10-31 07:47

Swimming legend Ian Thorpe admits he is a nerdy bookworm, but says rumours he is gay are simply not true.

Rooney inspired by 'Thorpedo'

2012-10-10 09:57

Wayne Rooney hopes he is ready to finally perform at his best for England after being inspired by the words of swim star Ian Thorpe.

Thorpe's Olympic bid fails

2012-03-16 11:54

Olympic gold medallist Ian Thorpe has missed out on reaching the 200m freestyle final at the Australian Olympic selection trials.

Thorpe faces Olympic trial

2012-03-13 10:19

Ian Thorpe's bid to swim at his third Olympics faces its moment of truth at the Australian selection trials starting in Adelaide.

Coach backs Thorpe to qualify

2012-03-09 11:16

Australia coach Leigh Nugent predicts Ian Thorpe will stun the swimming world by qualifying for the London Games next week.

Thorpe unfazed by slow times

2011-11-16 13:22

Australian swimming legend Ian Thorpe says he is not disappointed by a recent string of slow performances during his comeback.

Another dud for 'Thorpedo'

2011-11-12 13:00

Swimming great Ian Thorpe has flopped again in his comeback bid, failing to reach the final of the 100 metres freestyle in Tokyo.

Thorpe suffers setback

2011-11-08 09:28

Swim great Ian Thorpe disappointingly finished 15th overall in the Beijing short-course World Cup 100m freestyle heats.

Thorpe: Comeback likely to fail

2011-11-03 14:03

Swimming legend Ian Thorpe has admitted that his ambitious comeback from retirement was probably doomed to fail.

Thorpe visits home of Adidas

2011-03-29 18:04

Five-time Olympic Gold Medalist, Ian Thorpe has visited the Adidas Headquarters as part of his swimming comeback.

Thorpe's new coach a secret

2011-02-24 10:40

Swimmer Ian Thorpe has left for his new training base in Abu Dhabi refusing to reveal the identity of the new coach.


Thorpe puts rumours to rest

2014-07-13 12:00

Swimming great Ian Thorpe has revealed he is gay in an interview set to be broadcast on Australian television.

Racing days over for Thorpe

2014-04-09 07:44

Swimming great Ian Thorpe is battling serious infections, his manager said, adding he would likely never swim competitively again.

Thorpe, Hackett to mentor?

2014-03-21 10:01

Swimming Australia says it would welcome struggling heroes Ian Thorpe and Grant Hackett as mentors of the national swim team.

Police called to 'dazed' Thorpe

2014-02-03 10:00

A "dazed" Ian Thorpe was discovered by police in a Sydney street in the early hours of the morning and taken to hospital.

Thorpe won't write off Rio

2013-07-24 07:47

Australian swimming great Ian Thorpe has not ruled out a crack at competing at the next Olympics in Rio de Janeiro in 2016.

Thorpe happy at Lance's fall

2012-12-12 16:56

Former Olympic swimming champion Ian Thorpe says he's happy at Lance Armstrong's downfall and congratulated the doping authorities.

Thorpe tells of depression

2012-10-13 10:00

Australia's Ian Thorpe says he's spent much of his life battling depression, and even considered suicide.

Thorpe fails in Olympic bid

2012-03-18 13:28

Australia's five time Olympic champion Ian Thorpe has failed to qualify for the London Olympic Games.

Thorpe denies 'foxing'

2012-03-14 10:14

Ian Thorpe has denied he has been deliberately swimming slow times since his comeback to keep the pressure off.

Coach defends Thorpe funding

2012-03-12 10:23

Australian swimming head coach Leigh Nugent has defended the financial support given to comeback stars like Ian Thorpe.

Thorpe: I will most likely fail

2012-03-07 11:47

Five-time gold medalist Ian Thorpe says he expects to fail in his attempt to make the Australian Olympic team for London 2012.

'Thorpedo' bombs again

2011-11-13 12:40

Australian swimming star Ian Thorpe's Asia World Cup series ended when he finished 26th overall in the men's 100m butterfly.

'Thorpedo' bombs in Beijing

2011-11-09 07:45

Swimming great Ian Thorpe has failed to reach the 100m butterfly final at the Beijing World Cup short-course meet.

Thorpe relieved at return

2011-11-04 09:01

Australian swimming great Ian Thorpe voiced relief as he made a successful return to competition after ending a five-year retirement.

Thorpe: Don't expect too much

2011-11-02 07:54

Five-time Olympic swimming champion Ian Thorpe has warned his fans not to expect too much of his return to the sport.

Thorpe happy with progress

2011-02-25 07:48

Swimmer Ian Thorpe is delighted with the progress he has made just a few weeks after coming out of retirement.

Thorpe: I'm not coming back

2010-05-03 13:55

Australia's five-time Olympic champion Ian Thorpe says he has no intention of making a comeback to competitive swimming.

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