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16 March 2018 9:05 AM Canberra Cavalry star Steve Kent sets strikeout record in ACT grand final

It would cap a remarkable month on the mound for Kent, who not only represented Australia in Japan, but also starred in the Australian Baseball League decider for the Cavalry with six strikeouts from the seven Brisbane hitters he faced. "We'll see how my arm feels [on Saturday]. There's a chance, I'm not going to rule anything out, especially with the chance 7

6 March 2018 7:38 AM ACT Rockets indoor cricket team search for ways to replace Vinesh Bennett

The ACT Rockets are confident they can cover the loss of experienced international Vinesh Bennett as they attempt to defend their national indoor cricket title. Represent: The ACT men's indoor cricket team, The Rockets, will depart for Brisbane on Friday for the Australian indoor men's cricket championships. Brock Winkler (left), Vinesh Bennett, Alexander 21

3 March 2018 4:35 PM Australia in box seat to win first Test after extending big lead

The standout for Australia on Saturday was opener Cameron Bancroft, whose first half-century since his Test debut in Brisbane last November served to ease the pressure on his place in the Test side. He believes Starc and Lyon who claimed five and three wickets respectively in the first innings, will be crucial to the outcome on the final two days. "(Lyon) 30

22 February 2018 6:18 AM Why Western Sydney Wanderers' marquee Oriol Riera loves to argue with coach Josep Gombau

"We are very passionate and sometimes we argue but this is normal. It's normal in Spanish football. You see a lot of things likes this," Riera said. "We try to win games and we believe and think in the same way." The first visible dispute occurred in Gombau's first game away to Melbourne City, when Reira aggressively slapped his coach's hand after being 14

16 February 2018 7:33 AM FFA announce A-League expansion to 12 teams but clubs are wary of 'smokescreen'

Two new clubs could enter the A-League next year after Football Federation Australia confirmed expansion plans for the 2019-20 season in welcome news for much of the football fraternity. However, existing clubs dismissed the announcement as a "smokescreen" ahead of FIFA's looming intervention in the governance of Australia's football affairs. Following 31

15 February 2018 2:11 AM Randwick: Matthew Smith looks for Faraway Town to storm home in Triscay Stakes

"The way she races she is going to need the speed on to get over the top of them and you just have to accept that. Sometimes she's not going to get her chance. "I think she is up to winning a group race and this race, and the Guy Walter, have been races we have targeted with her this time. "She is the sort of mare now that we could look at the Brisbane 13

13 February 2018 7:43 AM Sydney FC fly the flag for Australia in Asian Champions League

"We're not only playing for Sydney FC but we're playing for the whole of Australia," Arnold said. "We're representing the A-League, we want to show the rest of Asia not only how good we are but how strong the A-League can be. Tomorrow night, we're not only representing Sydney FC but the whole of Australian football and I expect a great performance tomorrow 11

11 February 2018 9:56 AM UFC 221: Brisbane fighters Brown and Nguyen fail to fire in Perth

It has been a fruitless morning for Brisbane fighters at UFC 221 in Perth, with both flyweight Ben Nguyen and featherweight Damien Brown losing their fights. It was a particularly bad morning for Nguyen, who was choked unconscious in the third round by Brazillian jiu jitsu ace Jussier Formiga. In a back-and-forth affair, Formiga likely won the first 27

11 February 2018 5:03 AM Brisbane Broncos' British import downed by knee injury after 14 minutes

English recruit Andre Savelio has suffered a suspected season-ending knee injury on his Brisbane debut in the Broncos' 16-6 NRL trial victory over Central Queensland Capras. The 22-year-old forward lasted just 14 minutes before his knee buckled awkwardly in a tackle against the Queensland Cup side at Theodore on Saturday night in front of 3000-strong 30

11 February 2018 1:39 AM Clive Palmer's nephew found in Bulgaria

Clive Palmer's nephew Clive Mensink, who is wanted for questioning over the collapse of his uncle's Queensland Nickel refinery, has been found in Bulgaria. Mr Mensink, who has lost a significant amount of weight and now has a beard, was tracked down in the Bulgarian capital of Sofia last week by a media organisation. He was with his Bulgarian girlfriend 13