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13 April 2018 7:32 AM Freedman finds the key to enigmatic Auvray

This preparation as a rising eight-year-old has been Auvray at his best. Freedman admitted he was surprised when he sprinted away with Sky High Stakes at 2000m, and then was pleased with the way he closed off the Tancred Stakes when only 2-1/2 lengths from Almandin in sixth. “He has quite a good sprint for a stayer, and in the Tancred he ran the fastest 14

17 March 2018 7:00 AM Socceroos' World Cup farewell set to be scrapped for overseas friendly

With limited time with his squad before the World Cup, van Marwijk is eager to gain as much time on the training ground with the players as possible. He wants fewer games and more training sessions and a return trip to Australia for European-based players could see the team lose as many as four days of training. The Dutch coach was unhappy with the decision 16

25 February 2018 9:00 AM Boutier cruises to win in Ladies Classic

"I just hit it really chunky and it didn't go very far. But I wasn't really too worried as it was a par five and I was never going to reach it [in two] anyway." There's been nothing normal about the first staging of the $350,000 event on NSW's mid-north coast, the country's newest professional golf tournament. So long and complex is Bonville, players 31

16 February 2018 8:27 AM Canberra golfer Matt Millar sitting pretty in Queensland PGA after Sunshine Coast raid

"Driving over there, playing and coming back this morning ... it was good fun. Peter O'Malley and I came over. Didn't get a great sleep, but should sleep alright tonight." It's not just in Queensland Millar's flat out - he's playing in the Ricky Stuart Foundation golf day at Royal Canberra on Monday before flying across the Tasman for the New Zealand 34

10 February 2018 9:39 AM Adele Douglas takes another step on golfing fairytale at Royal Canberra Classic

Adele Douglas walked away from a career as a real estate agent to pursue her golfing dream, but it really turned into a fairytale when a marriage proposal became the incentive to improve. That's why Douglas was smiling after every shot at the Royal Canberra Classic, even on a stretch of six bogeys in eight holes on Saturday. Douglas was the third-ranked 45

10 February 2018 3:33 AM Investment gamble pays off as Matt Campbell lands Porsche Le Mans deal

Australia's Matt Campbell is set to follow in Mark Webber's footsteps, taking on the World Endurance Championship and 24 Hours of Le Mans with Porsche. The newly minted Porsche junior started life as a factory-backed racing driver by outgunning highly-fancied racers in identical 911 GT3 R machinery in qualifying for the Bathurst 12 Hour last week where 35

6 February 2018 12:20 PM Canberra footballer Badreldin Abbas 'to leave everything' and chase European dream

Canberra footballer Badreldin Abbas is ready to "leave everything behind" and chase his European dream after being scouted to the Genova International Academy. Abbas won an under-20 NPL Capital Football title last season with Belconnen United and was set to join the Gungahlin United senior side this year, before his shot arrived. The 18-year-old was spotted 16

4 February 2018 9:13 PM Conservative Cyprus president wins run-off to land second term

Nicosia: Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades won a second five-year term on Sunday as voters gave a thumbs-up to his record in containing an economic meltdown in 2013 and conducting abortive peace talks with the Turkish Cypriots. With all votes counted, the conservative had 56 per cent of the vote against 44 per cent for the leftist-backed Stavros Malas 37

2 February 2018 1:20 PM Scores of migrants, mostly Pakistanis, feared dead in shipwreck off Libya

Geneva/Tripoli: An estimated 90 migrants are feared to have drowned off the coast of Libya after a smuggler's boat capsized early on Friday, leaving three known survivors and 10 bodies washed up on shore, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said. Survivors told aid workers that most of the migrants on board were Pakistanis, who form a growing 36

31 January 2018 8:37 PM Turkey bans German-Kurdish soccer player for life over separatists

Ankara: A German-Kurdish player previously convicted of support for Kurdish separatists in Turkey has been banned for life, the Turkish Football Federation (TFF) said on Tuesday. Deniz Naki, 28, was banned from all competitive games for three years and six months and charged 273,000 liras ($90,000) for "separatist and ideological propaganda", the TFF said. Procedurally 38