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13 November 2018 7:00 PM David Barlow, Craig Moller join Boomers for home qualifiers

With two wins the Boomers would lock in their place at next year’s FIBA World Cup in China and one win could also see them safely in depending on other results. NBL form has been the driver for all three selections as the Barlow and Gliddon among the most consistent performers in the NBL in the opening five weeks of the season while Moller has regularly 130

13 November 2018 9:47 AM Caroline Buchanan dislocates and breaks finger in freestyle BMX

Two-time Olympian Caroline Buchanan will return to the AIS in the coming days to work out a plan to recover from another injury setback just months after jumping back on to her bike. Buchanan dislocated and broke her finger at the UCI freestyle world championships in China, where she made the finals in her first attempt at a new discipline 128

9 October 2018 5:42 AM Fatigue leads to Kyrgios incidents: Woodbridge

Nick Kyrgios is tired, says Todd Woodbridge, and the Australian tennis star needs to adjust his schedule dramatically if he wants to avoid the kind of blow-ups witnessed in China. Woodbridge, the Davis Cup legend and tennis commentator, watched Kyrgios' long and heated exchange with chair umpire Damien Dumusois at the Shanghai Masters with a familiar 99

25 September 2018 12:18 PM Basketball Australia looks for new CEO as Anthony Moore departs

Basketball Australia will begin the search for a new chief executive with Anthony Moore to leave the role at the end of October. Moore and chairman Ned Coten sent word around basketball circles on Tuesday about Moore’s departure which will come at the BA annual general meeting on October 27. It’s not known what his next move will be but Moore is tipped 93

11 September 2018 4:34 AM Canberra A-League bid strikes deal with Asia soccer powerhouse

The Canberra A-League bid has added an Asian powerhouse to their campaign for a licence, firing another reminder to officials about the strength of the capital's proposal. Hong Kong Football Club director of operations Tony Sealy has joined the Canberra bid team's advisory board and said a team in the city would be of high interest to Chinese businesses 109

5 September 2018 8:41 AM Canberra's Evans hopes to strike Hockeyroos debut

Canberra Strikers forward Naomi Evans is on the verge of making her Hockeyroos debut after she was called into the 18-person squad for the Four Nations tournament in Japan. She can also stake a claim to be part of the Hockeyroos' final Champions Trophy campaign, in China in November. Evans comes into the side after uncapped Bundaberg teenager Rebecca 96

27 August 2018 6:54 AM Luc Longley thinks sound could trump sight when Boomers take on USA

“I played in front of 30,000 people in Toronto in the frenzy of MJ’s return and I thought that was overwhelming so this will be great.” Tickets for the two games on August 22 and 24 next year go on sale to the public on Wednesday and organisers are confident they could be sold out quickly judging from the pre-sales. Sydney 2000 Olympics gold medallist 91

22 August 2018 6:10 AM WNBA season ends for Liz Cambage, now turns to World Cup

Mercury guard Stephanie Talbot, who will join Cambage and Brondello for the Opals' run at next month’s FIBA Women’s World Cup in Spain, turned on one of her best performances of the season offering 11 points and 11 rebounds in 31 minutes while playing outstanding defence. Cambage led the WNBA in scoring at 23 points a game and set a new WNBA game record 77

16 August 2018 8:45 PM NBL heads to Nine in new broadcast deal

Nine will also simulcast its live games on the 9Now online service and has secured the digital catch-up rights to show replays of all NBL games throughout the season regardless of what network they are broadcast on. The league has yet to finalise what it will do with its NBL TV app, which showed all games live and on replay, for a monthly subscription 121

1 August 2018 9:58 AM Tow Canberra Capitals named in Opals World Cup squad

Canberra Capitals forward Kelsey Griffin's been picked for the Australian Opals' World Cup squad. Now she just has to pass the medical. Griffin was one of two Capitals players picked in the Opals squad for their upcoming training camp at the AIS beginning next week. Capitals guard Leilani Mitchell was also selected and one of a number of WNBA stars in the squad 76