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16 July 2018 8:55 AM Raiders life member Noel Bissett to retire

After 52 years involved with the game, it was time. Canberra Raiders life member Noel Bissett will retire as Canberra Region Rugby League chairman at the end of the year. Bissett started out playing for Naremburn Primary, before eventually playing in North Sydney's lower grades in the NSWRL. Noel Bissett, pictured left with Mark Vergano and Don Furner 6

26 June 2018 8:00 AM ACT Rockets ready to fire at indoor cricket national championships

ACT Rockets vice-captain Tim Floros is confident the side can defend its national title at the indoor cricket championships in Toowoomba. The Rockets have won two of the past three men's open titles, with the ACT side falling just one win short when they lost to Queensland in the 2016 final. The ACT side welcome back Sam Dwyer into the squad, but will chase 12

17 June 2018 3:18 AM England pound makeshift Australian attack to take 2-0 series lead

Centurion Shaun Marsh has backed Australia’s inexperienced bowlers to bounce back after Saturday’s mauling by the England batsmen. Already missing Ashes-winning spearheads Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins and Mitchell Starc in addition to James Pattinson, the tourists were also without young Queensland quick Billy Stanlake in the 39-run one-day loss in Cardiff 14

7 June 2018 7:24 AM Jeff Horn to fight fire with fire and 'smash' Terence Crawford

"I got an email from Brian McIntyre, who is Crawford’s manager, and it says 'we have never worn these before and we’re not going to wear them for the fight and they’re banned'," Lonergan said. "He’s just full of shit, and I always knew that he was. They’re going to be using Everlast MX horsehair-based glove. "Have a think about it, horsehair is not a foam compound 8

6 June 2018 6:43 AM Jeff Horn's camp fire back at 'crap' headbutt barbs

But Daniels says the notion Horn leads with his head to damage rivals is preposterous - especially given the Australia's propensity to being split open. "Despite all the crap you see on social media, Jeff doesn’t lead with his head," Daniels said. "Jeff doesn’t want head clashes. If you have a propensity to potentially get some cuts, you’re not wanting 10

18 May 2018 5:39 AM Ben Edwards is Las Vegas-bound for UFC's The Ultimate Fighter

He has finally got his shot, and Ben Edwards has never been more ready. The Canberra fighter (2-0) managed to get a visa on short notice and will fly to the United States on Sunday for the open tryouts of The Ultimate Fighter 28 at the Palace Station Hotel in Las Vegas on May 22. A whirlwind couple of days saw Edwards fire off countless emails and make several 25

23 April 2018 10:48 AM Origin? Me? Honest Jack Bird needs to find himself before a NSW jumper

"Last week I had a pretty ordinary game (against Melbourne). I was pretty down my performance," Bird said before Thursday's clash with South Sydney. "I wasn't happy with my game. I think I let myself down and let the team down. I just need to find my mojo back and start enjoying footy again. Once I start doing that I will start playing better footy 45

20 April 2018 5:26 AM Spencer has healthy start to Rams in Canberra Raiders Cup

Born in Darwin, Spencer moved to Canberra when he was six months old and has come through the Raiders junior system, playing Harold Matthews in 2015 and SG Ball in 2016-17. Having already recovered from two torn anterior cruciate ligaments, the 18-year-old's 2017 was ruined by a shoulder and biceps injury along with osteitis pubis. While he'd like to work his way back into representative 28

7 April 2018 12:46 AM Leishman draws closer to US Masters title shot, trails lead by two

Marc Leishman moved to within striking distance of a first US Masters title, trailing leader Patrick Reed by just two shots after a wild second round at Augusta National. The 34-year-old Victorian, who again stole the limelight from playing partner Tiger Woods' Masters return, is leading the pack chasing America's Reed (-9) as overnight leader after 26

24 March 2018 9:16 AM Belconnen United and Tuggeranong United open NPL Capital Footall season with wins

A determined 10-man Tuggeranong refused to drop their heads and found an equaliser from the set piece through central midfielder Jonathan Turek on 70 minutes. With six minutes five minutes to play the referee reached back into his pocket again and dismissed Rhinos' defender Jordan Startor. Three minutes later Shane Murray hit a pinpoint ball to the back post and Coggan 23