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17 August 2018 12:40 AM Brett Fruend joins Queanbeyan Tigers 200 club

"I reckon the penny dropped somewhere along the way, because he turned up one pre-season and all of a sudden he was a running machine. "He’d gone from the back of the group to the front of the group in a reasonably short period of time. I’d seen him through that summer running the streets, and I reckon that became the foundation for his football, for his ability 6

9 August 2018 6:48 AM 'Champion human': Golfing world pays tribute to Jarrod Lyle

As news of the passing of Jarrod Lyle after a long battle with leukemia came to hand on Thursday morning, the outpouring of emotions from all corners of the sporting world immediately followed. Such was Lyle's popularity, both with fans and his fellow golfers, that to chronicle all of the well wishes and condolences to his family would be virtually impossible 6

4 August 2018 6:13 AM Canberra Demons dealt harsh 'wake-up call'

People often talk about the loss you need to have but Klemke won't be falling back on that as an excuse. "You don’t want to get in a form slump, that’s the thing, you don’t want to go the other way. We’ve got to regroup quickly," Klemke said. "It was a massive loss but I think we can swing it around. We know that when we play good footy we can match 20

20 July 2018 7:24 AM Former NBA veteran Adonal Foyle giving life lessons at AIS

Adonal Foyle was the eighth overall pick in the 1997 NBA Draft and his number one message to up-and-coming players is simple. "Don't be one-dimensional, spread yourself out, not thin, but be curious about the world and keep your options open. Basketball is not the one thing you will do for the rest of your life." Foyle spent 14 seasons in the NBA and is now the director 12

15 July 2018 9:39 PM The world's best celebration: a very Gallic victory

Paris: Late in the second half of the World Cup final, a man walked his little dog past the throng watching on a makeshift outdoor screen at Le Saint Gervais in the Marais district of Paris, seemingly indifferent to the triumph at hand. From where I watched, clinging to a high fence, the World Cup final was for Parisians not so much a matter of life and death 9

13 July 2018 7:22 AM Wallaroos and Brumbies prop Peta Cox says challenge is keeping players

Wallaroos and ACT Brumbies prop Peta Cox didn't play rugby until she was 18, not because she didn't want to, but because she couldn't. In a sign of just how far women's rugby has come in the past few years, more than 100 schoolgirls were put through their paces in Canberra this week. The ACT Brumbies and Rugby Australia held clinics at the AIS, with officials 16

28 June 2018 5:12 PM Socceroos stalwart Mark Milligan to decide future in a matter of weeks

After his fourth World Cup campaign, Milligan remains unsure whether he will the same commitment to the national team as he has throughout his career. Speaking after the Socceroos’ 2-0 defeat to Peru in their final Group match of the World Cup, Milligan said he will use the upcoming break to weigh-up whether he will continue putting his hand up for selection 15

23 June 2018 9:32 AM Tenacious Bulldog puts injuries behind him in Canberra Raiders Cup win

"He's been massive for the club both on and off the field with his experience," Kyle said. "His best football still is possibly to come ... I think he's just enjoying getting back out there and playing some consistent football. "I think the injury concerns are out of his head, he's now not going into games thinking where the next injury is coming from." The Bulldogs 13

20 June 2018 8:44 AM For crown or country? Who will you be cheering on, Mary?

I know, I know. You’ve been tossing and turning in the wee hours of the morning, wondering who to support as the Socceroos take on Denmark on Thursday night. On the one hand, you’re as Australian as Uluru, Vegemite, thongs, burnt snags, and getting a little teary when you hear 'I come from a land Down Under'. Because you do! You were born and raised 15

14 June 2018 9:52 PM Conor McGregor: 'I regret my actions' in Barclays Center melee

UFC star Conor McGregor appeared Thursday morning in a Brooklyn courtroom, where a prosecutor said "there are plea negotiations" to resolve criminal charges connected to the fighter's involvement in a Barclays Center melee in April. In proceedings that lasted about a minute, Judge Raymond Rodriguez said the case against McGregor and co-defendant and teammate 22