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20 November 2018 5:15 AM Telopea Park School win Todd Woodbridge Cup

Telopea Park School became first ACT school to win the Todd Woodbridge Cup at Sydney Olympic Park on Monday. Telopea Park won the ACT finals in September to face 19 regional-winning schools from across NSW and swept their pool before taking down St Patrick's Albury in the final. The tennis tournament for primary school students uses modified courts and low compression 606 3

15 November 2018 7:52 AM Australian stars giving up IPL millions to play in World Cup

The governing body will not stand in the way of players participating, even if it prevents them from resting during a busy 2019 international schedule, but have made it clear to them they are expected to put country before franchise when commitments clash. The players union, which is working with CA to foster an improved relationship, has given its qualified 141

14 November 2018 7:22 AM Bendigo Spirit not taking fast start for granted as finals talk begins

“It’s a very fine line between 2-5 and 5-2,” Pritchard said on Wednesday. “So we don’t take it for granted and know we are only in the first third of our season. “Our mission is to make the finals and we have 14 games left to do that or mess that up.” The Spirit have rode some savvy recruiting and some good fortune to their strong start as long-time 127

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

5 November 2018 6:19 AM Cricket ACT legend Peter Solway to lead Australia

He has won more grand finals and scored more runs than any other player in ACT first grade history, his high score of 339 has stood the test of time for almost 30 years, and he suited up for the Prime Minister's XI alongside Ricky Ponting, Matthew Hayden and Justin Langer. As impressive as those numbers are, none of it comes close to seeing his sons Dean and Mark turn out for the Bluebags 125

4 November 2018 2:30 AM 'It's a lie': Muscat and Merrick accuse each other of handshake snubs

The frosty relationship between Newcastle Jets coach Ernie Merrick and Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat has become even colder, after they accused each other of failing to shake hands during Victory's 1-0 win over the Jets on Saturday night. Merrick and Muscat were a formidable coach and captain duo at Melbourne Victory, winning two A-League grand 116

30 October 2018 7:07 AM Jordan Thompson grinding his way up the rankings

"I mean seven finals, that's a lot, the most I've ever made in a year for sure. In 2016 I made four finals and won four but this year made seven and won two, different year but still pretty consistent." "There’s only one way to [rise up the rankings] and that's just chipping away. There are no easy games in tennis, everyone is a great player, the depth 107

29 October 2018 7:40 AM De Silva ready to start, but bench role looming for FFA Cup final

Corica's other option to replace de Jong is utility Paulo Retre, who started in midfield alongside Josh Brillante, Brandon O'Neill and Milos Ninkovic in their 2-0 win over Western Sydney at the SCG and was more than serviceable. Adelaide have their own fitness concerns. Striker George Blackwood was due for surgery on his broken collarbone on Monday after 111

29 October 2018 5:57 AM 'We don't want to be chasing all year': Barbarouses

Melbourne Victory didn't win a game until round seven in 2017-18, before winning the A-League grand final later that season. They won six of their last seven games to storm into the finals in form but Kosta Barbarouses doesn't want history to repeat as Victory look to defend the title in the 2018-19 season. After two games in that title defence, Victory 117

28 October 2018 8:51 AM Victory and City go winless to begin W-League campaigns

Both Melbourne sides started their W-League campaigns without wins on Sunday, as Melbourne Victory played out an entertaining goalless draw with Adelaide United at AAMI Park and reigning champions Melbourne City lost 2-0 away to Canberra United. Victory had numerous chances to score across the 90 minutes, the best falling to English striker and captain 98