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13 November 2018 3:34 AM Melbourne United slow the pace for NZ Breakers

"Wesley was fantastic in that first game and we have to change our coverages a little on him," Vickerman said. "We did a really good job on Webster but then Patrick Richard was someone who hit a couple of big shots late in that game. "They have a good inside, outside attack and when they played fast against Brisbane the other day they got a 20-point 19

11 November 2018 4:32 AM Canberra United let slip three points in NYL opener

Canberra United were three minutes away from the perfect start to their National Youth League season before the Central Coast Mariners completed a smash and grab at Deakin Stadium on Saturday night. Canberra led 2-1 in the 87th minute thanks to goals from Brodie Clarkson and Zac Barbatano but the Mariners equalised and an own-goal in the 91st minute 17

9 November 2018 1:00 PM Broken leg puts Lawless within touch of ACT Sport Hall of Fame

He's widely regarded as one of Australia's best ever touch players, which will be recognised by his induction into the hall of fame on November 30. "Obviously it's an honour. I grew up playing footy in Canberra, lived in Canberra all my life, and in my time there were people like Bradley Clyde, Ricky Stuart, they were plying their trade in rugby league 19

9 November 2018 7:12 AM Exhilarates the face of generation next for Godolphin

Exhilarates just edges Lindsay Park’s colt Sebrakate out at the top of betting. Sebrakate has won twice in Adelaide and is also targeting the Gold Coast. He is at $2.60 with Kiamichi, another filly from James Cummings’ blue army, at $6. “He has got the winning feeling but obviously Sydney is another level,” Lindsay Park co-trainer Tom Dabernig said of Sebrakate 9

9 November 2018 6:35 AM Chloe Hosking nominated for cycling's moment of the year

Such a big deal, in fact, that it has seen Chloe Hosking shortlisted for the Australian Cycling Moment of the Year award. Hosking couldn't contain her excitement when she crossed the line to claim gold in the 112.2 kilometre road race at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in April. The win on home soil will go down as one of the greatest moments 7

2 November 2018 5:30 AM Baker rolls out stable newcomer Drachenfels to start summer turnaround

Bjorn Baker has had what he calls, politely, “a slow spring” but some new blood into the stable in former Godolphin five-year-old Drachenfels might be the start of the turnaround at Rosehill on Saturday. Baker didn’t know much about Drachenfels when he went to a tried horse auction on the Gold Coast but, after looking at the form, he seemed to be the right 14

31 October 2018 11:42 AM Goodwin wants to kick down Socceroos door after superb FFA Cup display

Craig Goodwin has his foot in the door for Socceroos selection – but Adelaide United's FFA Cup hero intends to kick it down by dominating the A-League and leaving coach Graham Arnold with no choice but to take him to the Asian Cup. Goodwin partied long into the night with his Reds teammates after Tuesday night's 2-1 win over Sydney FC. He had only two or three 14

29 October 2018 3:37 AM GWS Giants to face Adelaide Crows in Canberra

Greater Western Sydney will play AFLW and AFL pre-season games under Friday night lights in Canberra as the Giants prepare to unveil the jewel in the crown for the 2019 season. The Adelaide Crows will return to Canberra for the second year running when they meet the Giants in a pre-season fixture under lights at Manuka Oval on Friday, March 8. The club is keen to bring 8

28 October 2018 6:25 AM Joyce defends 'diver' Fornaroli as City suffer from wayward shooting

Bruno Fornaroli is one of the best players in the A-League at drawing body contact, and therefore fouls, from defenders. That is a legitimate skill. Similarly, he has been known to go down too easily at times. Going down too easily and drawing fouls are two different things and what makes one wrong and the other right is how much contact Fornaroli is able to draw from the defender 3

26 October 2018 7:00 AM Canberra set for GWS Giants' AFLW blockbuster

The Giants will host one game at Manuka Oval and Drummoyne Oval while hosting two at Blacktown International Sportspark in a revamped AFLW competition in 2019. The addition of Geelong and the North Melbourne Tasmania Kangaroos has seen the competition split into two conferences. The Giants are in conference B alongside Brisbane, Collingwood, Carlton 16