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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

19 October 2018 8:36 AM Invictus Prince can deliver with Harry in town

The Invictus Games will be opened on the steps of the Opera House on Saturday night, and Geoff Grimish hopes Invictus Prince will deliver on schedule earlier in the afternoon in the City Tatts Cup at Randwick. Vietnam veteran Grimish has been a big supporter of the games for injured returned soldiers and has named a series of horses in honour of the movement 5

19 October 2018 7:06 AM Favourite backers hope Weir is the Caulfield Cup king

While Kings Will Dream was a revelation with five straight victories to begin his time in Australia culminating in the Mornington Cup in March, it has been his spring form that has made him the $5 favourite. “You hope they step up the way he has, when you asked them to go to that weight-for-age level,” Weir said “A lot of them don’t.” Kings Will Dream 4

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

18 October 2018 4:57 AM Melham looks to make up for close Caulfield call last year

Top Australian jockey Ben Melham went agonisingly close to landing the Caulfield and Melbourne Cup double last year on the Aidan O'Brien-trained and Lloyd Williams-owned Johannes Vermeer. The Melbourne-based Melham and his partner ran third in the Caulfield Cup behind Boom Time and then beat home all bar his Williams-owned running mate Rekindling in the Melbourne 6

16 October 2018 9:00 AM Goodwin out to prove Adelaide was the right call against Sydney FC

Craig Goodwin's time is now. After turning down an offer from Sydney FC in the off-season to return to Adelaide United, the lanky left-footer knows he has to dominate the A-League to cement himself as one of the country's best attacking players and realise his burning Socceroos ambitions. Sky Blues fans will be seeing a lot of Goodwin over the next couple 6

12 October 2018 10:08 AM The Caps are back! Kia Nurse leads Canberra to demolition of Flames

The Canberra Capitals are back and the way they announced their return as a WNBL contender was warning shot to the rest of the competition, thrashing the Sydney Flames by 19 points on Friday night. It was the perfect start to the year for a group of players who have spent only a couple of weeks together, and even more impressive given they did it without 13

12 October 2018 5:38 AM Humble Fearnley wins The Don award

Fearnley had been a finalist four times. This year, he beat motor sports stars Daniel Ricciardo and Will Power, cricketer Ellyse Perry, soccer star Sam Kerr, former Australian hockey captain Mark Knowles and para-athletes Madison de Rozario and Lauren Parker. Also on Thursday night, the late, inimitable Richie Benaud was elevated from the Hall of Fame ranks 12

10 October 2018 7:44 AM From pipe dream to triple threat: Lees eyes top of The Everest

If Le Romain is the horse everyone knew, Graff, a three-year-old colt, is the unknown factor in the $13 million race. Even for Lees, he was unknown in terms of The Everest a couple of months ago. He only started to think of The Everest for him after he won the San Domenico Stakes on August 25. “We knew he had come back well and that win was no surprise 12

9 October 2018 3:15 AM Allen gears up for biggest day of his young career

As well as snaring the mount on Native Soldier, on whom he won last time out at Caulfield in the Guineas Prelude, Allen will team up with Weir's Caulfield Cup fancy Night's Watch in the Caulfield Stakes and the Weir-trained filly Anjana in the Thousand Guineas. Native Soldier has Sydney-trained The Autumn Sun to beat in the Guineas while the Kris Lees runner 10