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18 June 2018 6:07 AM Le Mans: Matt Campbell wins on debut at the world’s biggest race

“Matt was on the radio and he was just really calm and knew what he had to do. He just had this look in his eye and I was like 'this guy is the real deal'. These are young stars emerging and we are a part of it. Star appeal: Dempsey Proton Racing team manager and actor Patrick Dempsey after Matt Campbell's win at Le Mans. “I’m lost for words. Everyone 9

17 June 2018 8:15 AM Ainslie pay a stirring tribute to the late Scott Gibson

In years gone by Gibson would have been one of those former players cheering from the hill, which made this victory extra special for the resurgent Tricolours. "It was a pretty big day for the club, especially with the passing of Scotty," Rourke said. "He was a really much-loved former player, and after he retired he would come down every week and stand 10

17 June 2018 3:18 AM England pound makeshift Australian attack to take 2-0 series lead

Centurion Shaun Marsh has backed Australia’s inexperienced bowlers to bounce back after Saturday’s mauling by the England batsmen. Already missing Ashes-winning spearheads Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins and Mitchell Starc in addition to James Pattinson, the tourists were also without young Queensland quick Billy Stanlake in the 39-run one-day loss in Cardiff 9

17 June 2018 3:11 AM Canberra Giants eye landmark ANL title on home court

“It was great to play in Canberra... we don’t get these crowds anywhere else in Australia," Rodrigo said. "It’s a great opportunity to have family and friends on the sidelines to cheer us on”. The Magpies are jostling for top spot with the Victorian Fury but the Tasmanian outfit - the state league affiliate of Super Netball's Collingwood Magpies - is guaranteed 10

15 June 2018 8:43 AM Haas boosts Tour de France hopes with second podium

Canberra's Nathan Haas continues to stake a claim for Katusha-Alpecin's Tour De France team with his second podium of the nine-day Tour de Suisse. Haas finished 10 seconds behind stage six winner Soren Kragh Andersen - from Michael Matthews' Team Sunweb - on Friday, to go with his third-placed finish on stage two. Australia's Richie Porte extended his overall 12

13 June 2018 12:23 AM Skye Nicolson walking into the Hornet's nest

"The Olympics have always been the big goal for me, so Tokyo 2020 is my next big goal," Nicolson said. "Then we’ll sit down and look at what I want to do next after that. Definitely not [turning professional] in the next year and a half to two years, but after that it’s definitely something we’ll be looking into. "I’ve still got plenty on, I’m boxing 14

11 June 2018 3:18 AM Gardner plunders tour century in Aboriginal XI win against NCC team

Aboriginal XI captain Ashleigh Gardner has blasted a powerful century to lead her side to a thumping win over a National Cricket Conference team in Derby. The NSW and Australian all-rounder produced an unbeaten 129 off just 71 balls in helping her side post a mammoth 4-199 off their 20 overs. In reply the NCC team managed just 5-62 with Zoe Fleming the pick of the bowlers 9

9 June 2018 12:53 AM Jeff Horn brushes off Top Rank mind games amid weigh-in drama

The champion was given one hour to shed half a pound or forfeit his championship - so he jumped in a hot shower for a few minutes and returned to the scales. He weighed 146.6 pounds (66.45kg) and wasn't flustered at all with the bout to go ahead on Sunday (AEST) with gold on the line. "I wasn’t stressed because I know that’s exactly what their team wanted 9

6 June 2018 8:44 AM FFA Cup: Gungahlin United down Woden-Weston in extra-time

Gungahlin United are headed to their first Federation Cup final in three years thanks to an extra-time goal from super-sub Josh Gaspari against Woden-Weston at Gungahlin Enclosed on Tuesday. The visitors were the first to score when star striker Olaide Yinka-Kehinde pulled the trigger from outside the box in under two minutes. But it wasn't long until 8

6 June 2018 8:12 AM Suspended Canberra Brave chairman to return but won't travel with team

"It was refreshing from a time point of view and relieved a bit of stress. I didn't realise until I stepped aside how involved I was and I've had more time to focus on my family and business. "I played a role in the incident and my behaviour in that was poor. I want to focus on playing a positive and supportive role at the club moving forward." The club was also investigated 7