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20 November 2018 6:58 AM Half full or half empty? Harris keeps knocking as Test contenders struggle

Harris is one of them and so too is Tasmania's Alex Doolan, who is the leading run-scorer in the Shield this season after being moved to the top of the order. Harris could have all but batted himself into the team with a ton but he would not have ceded any ground with his 67. Selectors are due to name a squad early next week before the next round of the Shield 27

18 November 2018 8:48 AM Appoint Percy goes back-to-back at Canberra to put injuries behind him

It was his second straight victory after saluting at the same track on Melbourne Cup Day almost two weeks ago. "It's been a long road with this horse. He's had a lot of injuries and it looked like being the best horse I ever trained, but unfortunately he had a few injuries and it's taken a lot of work to get him back to the races," Pepper said. "It's 39

13 November 2018 10:58 AM Foord bags hat-trick as Matildas beat Chile 5-0 with second-half blitz

Caitlin Foord scored her first international hat-trick as the Matildas gained revenge on Chile with a 5-0 thumping at McDonald Jones Stadium on Tuesday night. In front of 12,649 fans, Australia bounced back from a shock 3-2 loss on Saturday in Penrith to trounce the world No.39. After a physical and scoreless first half, the Matildas burst to life in the 52nd minute 16

13 November 2018 5:27 AM Payne seeks winning momentum with top-line jockey

Rosehill trainer David Payne has turned to 11-time group 1-winning hoop Tye Angland in a bid to give Momentum To Win exactly that at Hawkesbury today. Payne has been given dispensation by stewards for the gelding to carry an extra half-kilogram in a 2000-metre class 2 handicap as the four-year-old chases a first win in almost eight months. That March 19

12 November 2018 11:42 AM Matildas feeling the heat ahead of second clash with Chile

“I thought in the first half we dominated the game and just didn’t capitalise on the chances,” Stajcic said. “The keeper made a couple of good saves that kept them in the game, especially at 1-0, and then when you gift a goal away like that, it really has an impact on the scoreboard and the momentum, and I think that that happened in the game. Stajcic 21

12 November 2018 3:48 AM Petrovic settling down for a good run at Queanbeyan

“The barrier will be very helpful to him,” Petrovic said. “We would like to keep him going well because we want to find partners for the rest of the family.” Petrovic also will take Our Revenue across to her home track after she failed first-up in a Highway at Randwick last month. She has been placed in half of her 22 starts but, since the blinkers went on last preparation 18

11 November 2018 6:36 AM Erin Burns spearheads ACT Meteors victory

The ACT will have it all to play for against the NSW Breakers and South Australia in the final round of the regular season in February. Burns laughs she will be taking plenty of mental notes when she links up with a host of NSW players in the Sixers squad this week for the WBBL, but for now she just wants to savour a clean sweep on home turf. She has well and truly 17

11 November 2018 3:47 AM FFA board candidates to face grilling

It has invited all 12 candidates (including several who were on the former Lowy-led board) to attend, but only half will be there in person to take questions from the public at a function that will be hosted by Fox Sports commentator Simon Hill. Those who will face the inquisition are Joseph Carozzi, a senior Sydney-based financial services professional 26

11 November 2018 1:08 AM UC Firebirds win third straight ACT Gridiron Capital Bowl

It wasn’t until the second term the Firebirds were able to get on the board thanks to perennial scorer James Thornhill who added his 23rd touchdown of the season with a bombarding run up the middle. Man of the match Shaquille Garner added the second with a great catch and run for 60 yards to make it 14-0. The Centurions got on the board thanks to a wayward 18

9 November 2018 11:08 AM City win ugly, bounce back from Sydney humiliation

Frenchman Florin Berenguer had his most productive game for City so far, but still has room for improvement, while Lachie Wales and McGree showed why Joyce has given those two youngsters so much responsibility. Kearyn Baccus, meanwhile, continues to surprise in the middle of the park. Luke Brattan and Anthony Caceras were dropped from the squad with no suggestion 11