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16 October 2018 11:55 PM A-League expansion update: Two teams culled, Canberra one of six left

"We have six bids that all have positive aspects but require further work in certain areas. We need to continue our consultation with those bid teams to ensure that they adequately address these areas to ensure their future sustainability, which includes securing stadia, catchment area and financial capital." Canberra's bid - led by Michael Caggiano 7

7 October 2018 3:57 PM Australia shake but are stirred in tough opening to Pakistan series

Recalled spinner Jon Holland claimed the late scalp of danger man Azhar Ali to pull Australia back into the game. The key wicket in the fourth-last over on Sunday left Haris Sohail (15) and nightwatchman Mohammad Abbas (one) at the crease at stumps. Pakistan had gone to tea at 0-199 but their scoring slowed to a crawl after Nathan Lyon broke the drought 8

27 September 2018 8:42 AM Capital Football send Tuggeranong president 'please explain' letter

The matter was discussed on Wednesday night and the board instead opted to send Thiele a letter to give him the opportunity to put his side forward. Interestingly, it's widely known Thiele is expected to step down as Tuggeranong president at the club's next annual general meeting after many years of service, raising questions why the threats were made in the first 6

21 September 2018 2:00 PM Paralympic Committee defends Aussie accused of exaggerating symptoms

The APC said it had no concerns with Reid's case or the classifications of her "multiple impairments". "The APC has faith in the classification process and is fully satisfied that all requirements have been followed and met relating to Amanda’s international classification under the IPC Classification code and the classification rules of the UCI," a spokesman 16

21 September 2018 5:07 AM Last minute Opals ready to step up as FIBA World Cup opens

Lavey was in training camp with the team a month ago and then just missed the side so she has only been absent for a few weeks of training and practice games. “We spoke at seven o'clock in the morning when I was barely awake, she [Stirling] said you have to get going in the next 24 hours to Spain - I said 'yep, let’s do it',” Lavey told Fairfax Media 14

9 September 2018 10:55 AM Club presidents call for meeting with Capital Football board

They're also concerned about Brown's decision to introduce an NPL2 competition next year, despite moves in place for the FFA to conduct a review of the premier league structure around the country. It's meant discussions have taken place behind the scenes of the clubs potentially pushing for a vote of no confidence in O'Neill, but that's seen as a drastic 24

29 August 2018 6:01 AM Gone: Umpiring boss Taufel quits Cricket Australia

Taufel has been praised by umpires, in particular for his detailed approach to the match official accreditation course. Taufel's primary role was overseeing umpires and referees at first-class and Big Bash League level, where he was meticulous in having match referees appraise the performance of umpires. One umpiring source said he was "well known for his serious 27

21 August 2018 2:00 PM Sick of motherhood statements, ACT soccer referees are ready to revolt

Capital's premier soccer competition is facing a referee revolt on the eve of the finals series amidst claims abuse of officials has reached its worst point in 10 years. Overall, there are 36 incidents where match officials believe Capital Football has not adequately sanctioned offenders in recent years. They range from physical abuse (including punching 9

27 July 2018 6:28 AM 'Gobsmacked' Carrie Graf urges sports to shatter gender bias

But almost a decade on there remains a major gulf when it comes to female coaches in the high performance space, and Graf says it is vital to break down gender biases and capitalise on the women's sporting movement. "There is still a lot of the people that are making decisions on coaching positions are, I’m going to say, old white men," Graf said. "I’m oldish 28

24 July 2018 4:44 AM Canberra Racing to meet trainers to scale Kosciuszko issue

Canberra Racing will meet with trainers for an emergency meeting over "serious and genuine" concerns about the ACT racing industry's future as Racing NSW increasingly freezes them out. The meeting will be held at Thoroughbred Park on Wednesday morning to discuss Canberra Racing's prizemoney options and how to combat any fallout from the introduction 23