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16 March 2018 11:12 AM Goulding, Ware fire as Melbourne take game one

Goulding finished with 26 points, Ware had 20 points and Josh Boone 15 points while Daniel Johnson led Adelaide with 18 points, Shannon Shorter had 16 points and Mitch Creek 14. Ware nailed the first three and set Melbourne on a 7-0 run to open the game as Boone also found room inside for five quick points. But just as the Sixers looked shaky they regained 6

15 March 2018 10:48 AM Melbourne United happy to up the tempo

Melbourne United star Chris Goulding has warned his side has no qualms about running with the Adelaide 36ers when their NBL Grand Final series tips off on Friday night. All week the talk has been about Adelaide’s up-tempo style and their high-octane frontline and while Goulding admits the South Australian side have plenty of firepower, he was quick to speak 11

14 March 2018 5:07 AM Captain Tiger Woods could pick himself to play in Presidents Cup

Tiger Woods wants his form to determine whether he makes a return to Presidents Cup action as a player-captain in Melbourne as the frenzy over his comeback gathers pace before the US Masters. The 14-time major winner was officially unveiled on Wednesday as the American captain for next year's event at Royal Melbourne opposite International skipper Ernie 14

12 March 2018 4:52 AM Melbourne United to host junior games after grand final clash

Finals scheduling is always a challenge for the NBL with venues pre-booked for concerts and other events, as shown by the need for them to play game two of their semi-final series against New Zealand Breakers in Auckland eight days ago due to a lack of free dates. Having home court advantage, United were assigned games one, three and (if needed) game five in the best-of-five 9

12 March 2018 4:08 AM Daniel Ricciardo hopes luck will change in Melbourne

"I think we still have to find a bit of time, we still have things to improve, but I think we are close enough to be in the hunt. It’s been a good winter, we did a lot of laps and we’re definitely feeling better about ourselves than we did 12 months ago." This shapes as a crucial year in Ricciardo's career, for the 28-year-old is off contract and weighing 18

10 March 2018 12:33 PM Harlem springs Cup shock to give Hayes empire a red-letter day

Ben Hayes, the trainer's son and the youngest member of the partnership, was buzzing after $61 chance Harlem, a French import who was bought to be a Melbourne Cup contender, succeeded. The father-and-son team were almost as delighted with the return to form of their other runner, the English import Ventura Storm. He was also unfancied, going off at $31, but he ran a slashing 20

10 March 2018 9:00 AM Karen Paxman on song for Demons' big test

She averaged 21 disposals in the inaugural season of the AFLW, a year in which she was runner-up to Erin Phillips in the league best and fairest as well as the most valuable player award and Melbourne’s club champion award (behind Daisy Pearce). This year she is averaging 17 disposals a game although that is skewed by the fact she played just one quarter 20

7 March 2018 7:57 AM Canberra's Jesse Wagstaff named in Australian Boomers for Commonwealth Games

"When you were a little kid you were watching the Olympics and the Comm Games and stuff like that. To one day get a chance to play on home soil at a Comm Games is a huge privilege," Wagstaff said. "I wasn't exactly expecting the call-up but it's a huge honour. It's a huge honour representing your country at any level let alone on home soil, and let along 19

6 March 2018 11:55 AM World Cup bolters emerging in Van Marwijk's first Socceroos squad

Susnjar was a regular this season at Czech club Teplice before recently signing for Mlada Boleslav in January, making his debut in their recent 3-0 defeat to Slavia Prague. The other surprises include a for Millwall defenders James Meredith after a three-year absence, becoming one of three left backs in the squad. The 29-year-old has been rewarded for consistent 21

4 March 2018 7:12 AM Gerald Ryan wants to become the second most successful Black Opal Stakes trainer

"I certainly don't mind coming down to Canberra for the Black Opal and I'd like to try and win another but I've only got one entered this year," Ryan said. "Legend of Condor has taken a while to get fit but he ran well yesterday [Saturday] and I think he'll improve again next week. "Mark Zahra will ride him, the plan is try and get him into the Slipper 30