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15 November 2018 8:42 AM 'Legs like jelly': Davis' Open defence stalls after nervous start

"I was trying really hard, probably a little bit too hard. I was a little bit nervous obviously. As soon as I heard my name on the first tee the legs were a little bit like jelly and I tried a little too hard probably. "I was fine up until that point and it's something I need to get used to I guess. Other than that start I played a pretty good round 155

15 November 2018 3:10 AM Benbow hits the road with Noumea in his comeback

“The first thing I remember was in hospital and they told me I had a broken back and would be out for a while.” Benbow has been back riding for two months and Noumea, which comes to Rosehill on Saturday, has given him his biggest success since then in the Coleraine Cup in September. He has ridden six winners and follows the six-year-old to Sydney as he steps 131

13 November 2018 5:14 AM Milligan says squad culture can fill Socceroos leadership void

"We're all very aware that a leadership gap has been left with Mile and Timmy. Everybody is able to step up and fill that role. It's more about creating and keeping that culture going forward. When Arnie (coach Graham Arnold) is ready to make a decision, he'll do so." Milligan considered retirement after the World Cup but has no regrets about fulfilling 139

11 November 2018 1:08 AM UC Firebirds win third straight ACT Gridiron Capital Bowl

It wasn’t until the second term the Firebirds were able to get on the board thanks to perennial scorer James Thornhill who added his 23rd touchdown of the season with a bombarding run up the middle. Man of the match Shaquille Garner added the second with a great catch and run for 60 yards to make it 14-0. The Centurions got on the board thanks to a wayward 136

9 November 2018 6:19 AM Group 1 victory on Pierata the perfect way for Berry to thank Hickman

“I always thought he would suit this horse and it has worked out that he has been able to hook up with him at the right time. Hickman of course remembers the Berry boys as a pair. The twins were always together. Nathan tragically died four years ago from NORSE syndrome, an acute form of epilepsy, while riding in Singapore. Tommy Berry's ride on Pierata 122

6 November 2018 5:00 AM Canberra Capitals headed for horror trip west

Capitals coach Paul Goriss has already written-off training on Monday. The worst part? They'll rinse, repeat and head back west just 18 days later to play the Lynx again. But Goriss is refusing to make excuses and said an away trip could be good for his squad after three straight home games. "Sometimes it’s good to be able to get on the road and test yourself 121

6 November 2018 4:47 AM Ballymore to host Asian Cup warm-up match between South Korea and Uzbekistan

The match will coincide with the Socceroos’ match against Lebanon in Sydney, which would be Tim Cahill’s farewell to international football. Football Federation Australia chief executive David Gallop said the FFA had helped facilitate the international match, which would serve as a warm-up for the 2019 Asian Cup to be held in the United Arab Emirates 134

6 November 2018 4:25 AM Landmarks gets a heavier burden in the Jacaranda Cup

Scott Cumming got a shock when Landmarks won the Jacaranda Prelude last week at Grafton but it may well cost him his chance to win his main task in Wednesday’s feature. The Casino trainer had the six-year-old on a Cup campaign around the Northern Rivers and Landmarks delivered back-to-back hometown cups in August, a race for which he was set. He freshened 126

3 November 2018 4:23 AM Jolly good Fellowes: English trainer scrambles into Cup with A Prince Of Arran

On the delay, Fellowes said: "I stood up there with my back leaning on the wall . . . yeah, it was painful. It came through a horse had spread a plate and the jockey had got off mine and I thought, 'oh, please don't be mine'. "At no point was that easy viewing. We knew he would stay and, although he does get lazy in front, we knew if something came at him he would 118

2 November 2018 4:49 AM Kelly backs rookie import Hall ahead of United test

Spotty defence and inconsistent outside shooting have hurt the Taipans although both issues appear fixable. Kelly is embracing the challenges alongside his assistants Jamie O’Loughlin and Brad Hill. “Preparing the whole season and trying to see the big picture has been new as I haven’t run a whole program before,” Kelly said. “So doing that has been fun but at the same time my head has been spinning 136