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19 August 2018 9:30 AM Waller to start Single Gaze in Chelmsford Stakes

Waller's racing manager Charlie Duckworth said she had settled in nicely. "We're happy with how she's come through her first two trials and she'll just have her last trial tomorrow and then head straight to the Chelmsford first-up over a mile, which is why we put her through three trials instead of just the two," he said. "She'll be nice and fit and ready 4

17 August 2018 10:00 AM Break has Kangaroo bouncing into Canberra Raiders Cup final

Understandably, he was a little banged up getting towards the end of the season, but that all came to a head in the semi-finals when he went to lay a tackle. "I collected his shin on the way through with my forearm and it snapped, popped, and I didn't believe that it was broken until we were back in the sheds and I could feel the bone clunking together 7

16 August 2018 8:43 AM Wallaroos rookie Georgia O'Neill set to shine on the big stage

O'Neill joins Emily Chancellor, Atasi Lafai, Crystal Maguire and Mhicca Carter as run-on debutants with Darryl Wickliffe, Melissa Fatu, Alice Tonumaivao and Shanice Parker looking to earn a maiden cap from the bench. "We’ve had a really excellent build up to our first match of 2018 and the team is chomping at the bit to get out there and play some rugby 5

16 August 2018 4:54 AM Jockey airlifted to The Alfred in coma after horse rolls on top of him

A Victorian jockey is in a critical condition with head injuries after a fall during trackwork at Ballarat on Thursday morning. Jockey Anthony Boyd has been airlifted to Melbourne following a fall just before 9am. Early reports indicate Boyd was riding a horse when it stumbled and dislodged him before falling on top of him. It is understood Boyd was in an induced 6

13 August 2018 9:00 PM Guthrie looks to lift English netball after deciding to return home

Giants centre Serena Guthrie will not re-sign next season after deciding to head back home to England to play in Superleague. In 2015 and after eight seasons and four premierships with Team Bath, Guthrie signed for Northern Mystics before joining the Giants after Australia broke away from New Zealand to form Super Netball two years later. Feeling as though 7

12 August 2018 10:12 PM Why West Coast may possess the magical mystery potion for AFL success

It looks like a case of no Gaff, no Naitanui, no worries for the West Coast Eagles as they head for the AFL finals full of brotherhood and belief and primed for an unlikely assault on the AFL premiership. Adam Simpson's class of 2018 is looking steadier and sterner as the season rolls on with nothing, seemingly, able to clip their wings. Not the loss of their 12

12 August 2018 2:52 PM Cautious confidence from Dolphins coach after bold Pan Pacs showing

Jacco Verhaeren is not a man prone to statements of grandiosity. In the recent climes of Australian swimming, where potential and results haven't always worked in perfect synchronicity, the Dolphins head coach has good reason to be guarded. Yet even the contemplative Dutchman admits the wind has started to ever so gently fill the sails of the national 12

11 August 2018 10:12 AM McEvoy navigates saloon passage for Sandbar in Rosebud

“When he came back, we went to the barrier trials at Randwick and he went through the front of the gates and cantered a lap. “He missed that trial and again we were playing catch-up. He won a trial, but you just don’t know if that is going count against him on raceday. ‘‘Hopefully that is all behind us, touch wood. He is certainly a horse that could 11

9 August 2018 1:20 PM Cate Campbell's historic swim sets up relay gold at Pan Pacs

Cate Campbell's comeback to the pool has gathered even more steam, with the sprint star rattling off the fastest women's relay split in history to anchor the gold-medal winning mixed medley team at the Pan Pacs in Tokyo. It was an astonishing performance from the Queenslander, who hit the water with a clear lead over Japan's Tomoi Aoki and Olympic and world 6

4 August 2018 11:08 AM 'He'd be so good at it': Wheelchair rugby's bid to sign Alex McKinnon

“To be honest, playing wheelchair rugby is something people ask me about at every presentation I do,” said McKinnon, who suffered a serious spinal injury four years ago while playing for the Knights in an NRL match against Melbourne. “Throughout my rugby league career, I was quite selfish with the amount of time and dedication I had to put in because 22