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13 September 2018 11:54 PM Cameron Smith wins second Australian berth at golf World Cup

Queenslander Cameron Smith is to make his World Cup golf debut alongside Marc Leishman at Metropolitan in November. Leishman and Smith were confirmed as the Australian team on Friday after the Victorian chose the younger player as his partner under the World Cup guidelines. Jason Day is unavailable because his wife, Ellie, is having their third child 10

7 September 2018 10:39 AM Ward to lead Cavalry ABL charge

It's a plan seven months in the making and one new Canberra Cavalry manager Keith Ward hopes ends in going one step better to claim the Australian Baseball League championship. Ward will take over the Cavalry reins from championship manager Michael Collins for the upcoming season, but Collins will return to the club he led to the 2013 Claxton Shield 14

24 July 2018 1:31 PM The world-famous horse whisperer who says he can save Chautauqua's career

Racing NSW stewards have told trainer John Hawkes and his sons, Michael and Wayne, that Chautauqua will need to complete a series of trials if he’s to take his place in The Everest (1200 metres) at Randwick on October 13. The notoriously prickly Hawkes clan aren’t saying much at the moment. Privately, many in the racing industry believe we will never 25

13 July 2018 10:00 AM No quarter given in clash of the cobble stones, Cup and centre court

Unstuck: Chris Froome was broken by the famed cobbles of Roubaix in 2014, which is where Le Tour reaches this weekend. Unusually, the Tour de France carnival rolls into Roubaix tomorrow. A stage of almost 160 kilometres, including 22 kilometres of dangerous, rutted pave. Underlining the pivotal nature of this ninth stage of Le Tour, while Christopher 28

3 July 2018 11:43 AM Finch smashes his own T20 international record with 172

Aaron Finch has smashed his own record for the highest Twenty20 international score, blasting 172 in Australia’s tri-series match against Zimbabwe. The Australian skipper passed his previous mark of 156 in the 18th over, which he set against England in 2013. Finch continued his rich vein of form on Tuesday as he combined with opening partner D’Arcy Short 18

29 June 2018 5:48 AM They call Giants Netball veteran Bec Bulley the diesel engine

The former Diamonds star quickly realised the year off had reignited her passion for the game and Bulley starred for the Giants as they charged all the way to the grand final. It was supposed to be a one-year cameo out of retirement but Bulley said she was having too much fun and signed on for the 2018 season. "Having the season off when I was pregnant 18

5 June 2018 1:59 PM Canberra on radar to host first men's pro golf tournament in 20 years

The second-tier tour is used as a development step for emerging stars, and hosting it in Canberra would open the door for Australia's top players to compete for a share of the likely $350,000 prize pool. Royal Canberra hosted the women's Australian Open in 2013 as part of the city's centenary celebrations and the ALPG is working to lure some of the best female 22

5 June 2018 7:58 AM Kruse free to fly in new-look Socceroos attack

While Kruse is under strict instructions to mark zonally and form part of Australia's compact defensive phalanx when not in possession, van Marwijk has given him a lot more creative licence in attack. “We’re playing on the counter, but he also gives us the freedom to play football, build up from the back. He’s given the players lots of flexibility and more to take charge 20

14 May 2018 6:06 AM Canberra crowds disappear as Brumbies crash to frustrating loss

The Brumbies are in danger of recording their worst average crowd figures in 20 years. "It's really sad to be honest, as a rugby union person," said Brumbies coach Dan McKellar. "It was obviously a cold, damp evening. Everyone in this room and here tonight wants the game to be thriving. The reality is at the moment it isn't. "Our form is playing a part of that and I've got to front 37

18 April 2018 10:35 AM How Ben Simmons is dominating the NBA in quintessentially Aussie style

Cold-calling Mr Gaze, Brown was impressive enough to be given an interview, and was soon installed indeed as Lindsay Gaze’s assistant at the Melbourne Tigers, learning from The Master. Lindsay wanted humility not hubris; hard-work not hot-dogging; knuckling down, not noise. He wanted a team that was just that, filled with players who would work for each other 41