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17 November 2018 8:08 AM Canberra's Brendan Jones partners up for Japanese feeding frenzy

Jones had just bogeyed the sixth with a three-putt, but an eagle on the very next hole kick started his climb up the leaderboard as Imahira also embarked on a hot streak. The Canberran had three birdies on the back nine and then finished off with another eagle on the 18th hole. "I played with a young guy up here, Shugo Imahira, who's leading the money 34

15 November 2018 7:50 AM Uber driver left almost bankrupt stakes Open claim

"You get sore backs [driving all the time]. You know what, it's been great. You meet really good people. [I] haven't had any bad people, which is good." Stephens was forced to rise at 4.30am – a time he could be forgiven for ferrying passengers home – to help prepare for his 6.45am tee time, but found himself bashing the snooze button a couple of times 17

8 November 2018 12:52 AM Goodwin gets Socceroos call-up, but only as a train-on player

There are no other real surprises in Arnold's squad announcement. The only faces missing from the 25-man squad he took to Kuwait are injured duo Daniel Arzani and Brad Jones, PEC Zwolle youngster Denis Genreau, striker Apostolos Giannou and Deng, who is there but not in the squad proper. Jamie Maclaren, however, is back in the mix after returning to full fitness 18

2 November 2018 5:53 AM Masur labels Ellis a player to watch

Nicola Kuhn and Yoshihito Nishioka will contest the other semi, after Akira Santillan retired hurt (6-4 2-0) and Nishioka beat fellow countryman Yosuke Watanuki 6-3 6-2. In the women's quarters, Astra Sharma set up a showdown with Olivia Rogowska, after her 6-4 3-6 6-0 victory over Japan's Risa Ozaki. Rogowska was too strong for Frenchwoman Irina Ramialison 15

31 October 2018 1:53 AM Brendan Jones notches 1 billion yen as Canberra duo start golf summer

"I gave it a bit of a shake [in Perth], but just didn't putt well. That put me just a bit too far behind, but I gave it all I had." Millar has spent part of the year playing in Europe, moving between Sweden, the Czech Republic and Denmark before returning for Australian Pro-Ams and the bigger events. "I struggled a bit this year being away from family 12

28 October 2018 1:39 PM Vinales ends Yamaha's record winless streak in Philip Island MotoGP

Vinales, who won three of the first five races of last year before fading in the championship as Yamaha struggled to cope with Dovizioso’s surging Ducati and Marquez’s brilliance, was overcome with emotion after his fifth MotoGP victory, and his third podium in succession at Phillip Island after back-to-back third-place finishes in 2016 and 2017. ‘‘When 12

26 October 2018 1:00 AM Canberra United parachute Chilean international in for season opener

"She is going to play against Australia in couple of weeks time and then people will sit up and take notice," Garriock said. "Wait until you see her this weekend, she's very skilful and technically gifted close to the ball and is a tenacious little fighter. "She's just joined us from a club in Japan and when I told her she was playing she said: 'I'm so hungry 16

24 October 2018 2:37 AM Winx's mum to watch on from Japan as the great mare goes around

The plan is to have her back in the country by the end of November, returning to Segenhoe Stud in the Hunter Valley where she is based, for good. This short sojourn overseas came about because she wasn't pregant last season and Deep Impact, who won't be around forever, was available and ready so her owner John Camilleri decided to strike while the iron was hot. The trip has gone well according 19

18 October 2018 1:05 AM Vikings' Joe Powell misses Wallabies squad but starting NRC semi-final

Wallabies back-rower Pete Samu is set to make his Vikings debut off the bench on return from a knee injury and a solid hit-out will seal his spot on the spring tour. Samu has played seven Tests since signing a two-year deal with the ACT Brumbies and bolting into the Wallabies team for the June Test series. It's been an enormous year for the 26-year-old 10

15 October 2018 5:19 AM The Everest winner insists new deal with Redzel 'very possible'

"We were one of the first to sign on as a slotholder and we were very happy to support this new initiative," Zhang said. "We knew we had to come in for three years and and we did that with no reservations. We're already looking forward to next year and we have already said we are already willing to sign on for a further three years. "There has been lots of [congratulations 12