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18 August 2018 5:29 AM Canberra Demons fall despite Tom Faul's high-five

Even a Tom Faul masterclass couldn't stop the Canberra Demons' frustrating slide down the ladder that has left them facing a sudden death showdown on the road come finals time. The Demons slumped to a third-straight defeat after falling by 47 points to Sydney University in the NEAFL at Blacktown International Sportspark on Saturday. The 17.19 (121) to 11.8 (74) loss means 4

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

11 August 2018 8:41 AM Kangaroos coach hopping mad over Warriors loss

West Belconnen's win shut the door on the Yass Magpies' hopes of sneaking into the top four, with the Magpies edging the Goulburn Bulldogs 28-22 at Goulburn. They needed a massive win and hope the Kangaroos did the same to the Warriors to have any chance of playing finals. Kangaroos coach Aaron Gorrell was confident they could turn the result around 10

4 August 2018 8:10 AM Uni-Norths lock Nick Jones still helping Owls after early retirement

Rugby has made moves to protect player's heads across all levels of the games in recent years and Uni-Norths coach Tony Doherty said safety was paramount. "Unfortunately it's an injury that has cost Nick his rugby career," Doherty said. "It is a cruel game sometimes, especially when you're young, your career ending is always a bad thing but someone at Nick's 19

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

4 August 2018 4:03 AM Arawang's Morrissey aims to retire on a grand final high

"It would be just the perfect ending to my netball career with Arawang," Morrisey said. "I’ve been playing with Arawang since I was about 13 or 14 years old so it would be really special to come and finish up on a win and say goodbye. "I think it’s just time for me to move on. The old body’s not handling it like it used to so to actually get the win would 19

28 July 2018 5:36 AM Arawang set to contest all three state league grand finals

Belconnen have fallen one game short of their first state league grand final in 15 years after Canberra proved too strong on Friday night. Canberra's 52-37 victory earned them a chance to avenge last year's grand final loss when they meet Arawang in the decider at the ACT Netball Centre next Sunday. Canberra came out firing and enormous defensive pressure 19

26 July 2018 8:50 AM Belconnen pushing for first state league grand final since 2003

"We haven’t been in this position for a number of years. I don’t want those [recent wins] to be the highlights of the season, we want to go one better on Friday. "There’s a good vibe amongst the girls in the club. We’ve got nothing to lose and everything to gain." Canberra are seeking redemption for last year's heartbreaking grand final loss and Amy Pascoe 15

23 July 2018 12:37 AM Are the Canberra Raiders treated differently?

We delve into the million-dollar question in the wake of the Green Machine's frustrating loss compounded by refereeing howlers. Where to next for the ACT Brumbies? A look at the numbers suggests there is plenty of room for optimism and we might have the man that can take them back to the Super Rugby finals. Lauren Wells has all but called time on her international 16

17 July 2018 11:45 AM Tim Cahill's top ten moments: the greatest Socceroo that almost wasn't

1 Cahill made his debut for the Australian national team on 30 March 2004 in a friendly against South Africa - his first of a total of 107 senior appearances. Later that year he would finish second-highest scorer at the 2004 OFC Nations Cup, his competitive debut a precursor to his six goals. 2 Success in the OFC Nations Cup put Australia on the path to the World 10