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13 July 2018 8:07 AM Channing Bresciani fights tooth and nail without the tooth

"It was quite the process, now I have a fake tooth in there right now." The Winnipeg native is playing his first AIHL season after spending the past four Canadian winters suiting up for the University of Manitoba. It didn't take long for Canberra to feel like home, and Bresciani has quickly bought in to the heated Brave-Northstars rivalry, expecting 8

12 July 2018 11:53 AM Cheers to tears: World Cup fans react to Croatia's historic win

Nerves set in for England fans - and perhaps the team - as the Croatians levelled the score at 1-1 towards the end of the second half. For British fans, it was a feeling perhaps captured best by actor and comedian Stephen Fry: "Sad. Proud. Annoyed. Relieved. Disappointed. Unsurprised. Impressed. Vexed. Gutted. Elated. Deflated. Despondent. Encouraged 8

30 June 2018 9:18 AM Josh Mitchell leads the way as Bushrangers cage the Bulldogs

"He's our leader so he's obviously one of the most important players on the park," Giteau said. "He turns up every week with the right attitude, he's a great leader and he trains well consistently. I can't speak highly enough of him." The dummy half racked up two try assists in the first 15 minutes with a pinpoint kick to the right for Michael Brophy 9

30 June 2018 12:36 AM 'Critics will be critics': David Warner bowled for one in his return to cricket

King City, Canada: Australian cricketer David Warner has been bowled out on his second ball in an unceremonious welcome back to the crease that lasted just three minutes. But the former Australian vice-captain, who is serving a 12-month ban from Australian domestic and international cricket, redeemed himself with a superb catch in the game's final over, running 8

29 June 2018 8:42 AM Grounds for concern: Truckloads of soil rescuing Canberra fields

"It's great to see ACT Sport and Recreation, the team who look after our fields, working cooperatively with Belsouth and other clubs to find innovative ways and sharing the responsibility to undertake minor maintenance jobs at our fields," the club said. "Under this initiative, they provide five metres of soil to our Murranji Street grounds - which we will use to fill as many divots 10

29 June 2018 7:28 AM Royal return for Johnston to push finals hopes

"He sets a great example and is certainly a great finisher on the wing in particular. I'd say the best pure finisher I've seen," Southwell said. "It's been invaluable having him back, for us to be in the position we are is a credit to the leadership group which he heads. "As a winger it's tough for him to bark too loud but he really leads by example 9

29 June 2018 5:48 AM They call Giants Netball veteran Bec Bulley the diesel engine

The former Diamonds star quickly realised the year off had reignited her passion for the game and Bulley starred for the Giants as they charged all the way to the grand final. It was supposed to be a one-year cameo out of retirement but Bulley said she was having too much fun and signed on for the 2018 season. "Having the season off when I was pregnant 10

28 June 2018 7:01 AM Swifts star O'Brien out for a year after rupturing Achilles tendon

Swifts midcourter Claire O'Brien will be out for up to 12 months after rupturing her right Achilles tendon at training in a massive blow to the club's finals aspirations. In a double blow for the Swifts, sharpshooter Sophie Garbin has been ruled out of Saturday's crunch clash with the Melbourne Vixens due to a minor foot complaint. The club is expected 12

28 June 2018 7:00 AM Double the action at Canberra Stadium as Vets face the Old Salts

The ACT Veterans will play the Royal Australian Navy "Old Salts" in a curtain raiser to the Brumbies v Hurricanes Super Rugby game at Canberra Stadium on Saturday night. The teams will play for the Paladin Risk Cup, with the game to start at 6.05pm. The two sides feature players over the age of 35 only and the annual fixture provides a great opportunity 11

27 June 2018 8:11 AM Super weekend of Canberra netball heading for sell-out

"There's only a couple of hundred left, I spoke to Netball NSW and they will release standing room tickets once we sell-out, but there will only be about 100 of those," Bittner said. "It’s certainly one of the biggest weekends we've [hosted] and we’ve been quite fortunate to secure the ANL finals. That hasn’t happened before. "We get pretty good traction 10