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16 November 2018 5:16 AM 'Strikes integrity a bit': R&A called to rule on Colsaerts penalty

Australian Open organisers consulted The R&A in the middle of the night in Europe for guidance on the Colsaerts decision, which eventually cleared the Belgian of any wrongdoing. The series of events started when Colsaerts earlier called the group's rules officials to inspect the bunker at the first hole after his first wedge attempt failed to clear the lip, the ball rolling 66

29 October 2018 9:33 AM Canberra United coach throws support behind Heather Reid's FFA bid

"Heather is an exceptional woman who has been through thick and thin in this game," Garriock said. "She's an inspiration and basically set up Canberra United as only W-League team without an A-League affiliate. She got it across the line and recruited and did everything, she was the backbone of the club. "She's an advocate and someone who will stand 14

25 October 2018 2:31 AM Smith keen to wait until autumn to test Aqua D’Ivina in stakes grade

Warwick Farm trainer Matthew Smith is in no hurry to get Aqua D’Ivina to her destiny of stakes racing; he just wants her to show she is back this spring. That’s why the daughter of Pierro will be at Randwick on Saturday and Smith is prepared to wait with the four-year-old until the autumn as she comes back from a colic attack. Aqua D’Ivina looked a black 20

6 October 2018 2:00 AM 'Conor is gonna stun him': UFC stars weigh in on McGregor v Khabib

"I changed my mindset, and it's showing with the fights. I'm back to just enjoying the process, the media, the weigh-ins, all of it." The main event card, which starts at 3pm AEDST, also features heavyweights Derrick Lewis and Alexander Volkov – but Lewis isn't getting caught up in the hype of McGregor-mania. "I'm not a fan, I'm just looking at it like it's a job: I don't 19

29 September 2018 7:59 AM Oohood takes Flight for breakthrough group 1 win

“She’s very courageous. There’s not a lot of her, but she’s got great ability and she’s very tenacious. "The preparation has been aimed at this group 1 and the Caulfield Guineas and, for the first time, she was right today. “She can go and take on the boys at Caulfield now and she won’t be disgraced. It is just good to get the group 1 with her.” A decision 14

22 September 2018 7:18 AM 'I'm just happy I'm not in hospital': A 22-year journey to the fun run

Running five kilometres sounds easy compared to living the past 22 years with a disease that has no known treatment or cure. That's why Sarah McGoram and her 'no gutsy, no glory' teammates will be smiling regardless of how long it takes them to finish The Canberra Times Fun Run on Sunday. Jen Ticehurst, left, Sarah McGoram, and Maggie Almond are running 29

15 September 2018 6:37 AM All options open after Brutal's fighting win

Wayne Hawkes said no decision on Brutal's next target would be made until the stable had monitored the colt over the weekend. ''I don't know about the future. The other bloke had us cold two or three times, so it was a good effort, he's only a baby, learning his trade. It's not easy to be out there in front today leading,'' Hawkes said. ''It's fair dinkum 23

12 September 2018 11:37 AM Boomers will use Qatar game to rally then move past brawl

“It took a few of them a while to recover from the idea of the Philippines thing rather than the actual physical thing – the idea they had let the game down or had done something really naughty,” Longley told Fairfax Media at the ticket launch of the Boomers v USA game late last month. “I think they are now reassured and it’s like getting back on the horse 32

25 August 2018 1:04 PM Ainslie books grand final ticket as battered Belconnen Magpies regroup

"I was really happy with our first half, we really fought it out well. The game was there to be won in the third quarter," Bennett said. "Whether Ainslie lifted or we weren't able to sustain it ... we just didn't get the job done in the third quarter and that really hurt us for the rest of the game. "We just weren't winning the footy out of the middle 36

21 August 2018 10:00 PM Aussie 'brute' Jim Crute will make UFC debut in Adelaide

After being hand-picked by Dana White for a UFC contract, Aussie brawler Jim Crute will make his debut for the world's biggest fighting promotion this December in Adelaide. Crute, 22, has enjoyed an undefeated professional career so far, and a first round TKO win on 'Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series' was enough to persuade the UFC to offer 32