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20 October 2018 11:28 AM City spoil Victory's Honda welcome party

Melbourne City have spoiled Keisuke Honda's Melbourne Victory welcoming party after they beat the Japanese legend's side 2-1, as they kicked off their A-League campaigns at Marvel Stadium on Saturday night. Wearing the captain's armband Honda scored the opening goal in the 28th minute in front of 40,504 fans, only for City to controversially equalise 6

20 October 2018 8:20 AM Saeed had the Solution in battle of the blue armies

In recent times it is the Irish operation that has had the best of things, O'Brien's genius and the potent bloodlines of the super sire Galileo – represented in this race by The Cliffsofmoher and The Taj Mahal – giving them an edge. Charlie Appleby, a trainer well known to Australian racegoers, gave Sheikh Mohammed his first English Derby winner carrying 4

20 October 2018 8:17 AM Canberra Vikings knocked out of NRC finals by Fijian Drua

The Canberra Vikings threw away a first-half lead against the Fijian Drua to fall seven points short of a third National Rugby Championship grand final in five years on Saturday. The Fijians remain unbeaten at home this season and although Canberra have come closest, twice, they coudln't contain a second-half rampage as the Drua prevailed 35-28 in soaking 5

19 October 2018 5:57 AM Blazers spoil LeBron James' LA Lakers debut

Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum combined for 49 points, and Nik Stauskas matched his career high with 24 points in his first appearance in a Portland uniform, leading the Trail Blazers past the visiting Los Angeles Lakers 128-119 Thursday night in the season opener for both teams. LeBron James collected 26 points, 12 rebounds and six assists in his first 5

17 October 2018 6:18 AM Written By needs only a working gallop to take Blue Sapphire

It couldn't have been much easier for Written By in Wednesday’s Blue Sapphire, jumpout - lead, kick, win. There wasn’t a bead of sweat for those punters who took $1.65 as the Written Tycoon colt controlled and dominated. The time for the Caulfield 1200m didn’t test the records, but it didn’t have to. “I couldn’t believe they left him alone in front 6

14 October 2018 8:04 AM Marc Leishman nails fourth US PGA tour win

Marc Leishman was already having a good year. Yesterday in Kuala Lumpur, he made it a great one. The 34-year-old from Warrnambool secured his fourth United States PGA Tour title with a superb exhibition of ball-striking and putting in the $US7 million CIMB Classic at TPC Kuala Lumpur. The victory comes with a winner’s cheque of $US1.26 million but just as importantly 24

14 October 2018 4:39 AM Gridiron: University of Canberra Firebirds make it 26 wins straight

The University of Canberra Firebirds destroyed the Central Spears 47-0 at Greenway Oval to notch their 26th straight win on Saturday. The Firebirds haven't lost in more than two years, while the ACT Diamonds secured a hard-fought win over the Sydney Uni Lions to make it three straight wins in the NSW women’s competition. Firebirds running back James 18

13 October 2018 5:45 AM Andrew Bogut's NBL debut ends with fourth-quarter Kings collapse

Andrew Bogut's much-anticipated NBL debut ended in defeat, as a fourth-quarter Sydney Kings collapse helped the Adelaide 36ers come away with a 94-83 win in front of 10761 fans at Qudos Bank Arena. The Kings held a six-point lead with as many minutes remaining, before a late flurry from the 36ers saw them emerge victorious. The vast majority of the pre-game 22

11 October 2018 8:17 AM Canberra golfer Brendan Jones leading Japan Open

Canberra golfer Brendan Jones is joint leader of the Japan Open after the opening day at the Yokohama Country Club on Thursday. Jones shot an opening round 64 to sit seven-under the card and in the lead alongside Young-Han Song and Hiroyuki Fujita. Fellow Australian Adam Scott was three shots further back in tied-11th going into the second round 16

10 October 2018 7:46 AM Canberra coach Laing Harrow leading Australian softball to Olympics

Canberra's Laing Harrow will lead the Australian women's softball team to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after he was appointed coach on Wednesday. Harrow has been coaching in Australia for more than two decades and has experience at a state, national and international level with junior and senior teams. The Aussie Spirit are vying for a spot in Tokyo and Harrow 13