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17 March 2018 12:58 AM Northam rewarded for patience with Try A Lil Harder

Rod Northam originally thought the Country Championships might be a year away for Try A Lil Harder but after returning from having bone chips removed from her knees, she has demanded a place in the Hunter heat at Scone on Sunday. The four-year-old mare won a Highway Handicap at her last appearance and has taken out three of her four runs since returning 5

16 March 2018 9:05 AM Safe standing set for two new stadiums in Sydney

Two of the proposed three new stadiums in Sydney are set to include "safe-standing" areas for active supporters of football clubs, allowing for a terrace-style atmosphere in modern arenas. As part of the controversial stadiums plan, the NSW Government will tailor venue designs to the needs of active fans of A-League clubs after approving safe-standing 7

9 March 2018 8:12 AM Former Basketball: Canberra Gunners guard Sam Adams to coach Gunners Academy

New Canberra Gunners Academy coach Sam Adams wants to lay the platform for the ACT's next crop of stars to take the leap into college basketball. A long-time player, Adams has been involved with the Academy since its inception. This season however, Adams will suit up on the sideline. The newly appointed head coach has played for Wests Magpies for the past six years 21

3 March 2018 10:58 AM Crack Me Up finishes tough week on a high

It had been a testing week for Crack Me Up’s owners but come raceday, with a new trainer, their horse did what matters, powering away with the Liverpool City Cup at Randwick yesterday. Controversial trainer Liam Birchley, who had won the Villiers Stakes with Crack Me Up in December, was banned from racing horses in NSW by stewards during the week and the four-year-old 28

3 March 2018 10:16 AM Multiculturalism coursing through junior girls cricket

Retired Australian cricketer Michelle Goszko sums it up best with her catchphrase: "They say love is the universal language, but I think cricket is". So it has proven each Friday afternoon at Graf Park in Yagoona where almost 300 primary school girls from a spread of cultural backgrounds have been gathering to pursue their love of the sport. The Cricket 26

3 March 2018 8:38 AM SOK it to them: O'Keefe takes eight wickets to wipe out Victoria

Sometime Test spinner Steve O’Keefe crashed Victoria’s party at the Junction Oval on Saturday, and the home team is in danger of having its Sheffield Shield hopes usurped by New South Wales, the old enemy. Left-arm tweaker O’Keefe, who played the last of his nine Tests at Chittagong last September, entered the fray at 11.14am and promptly turned the match 22

28 February 2018 7:11 AM The Sydney Harbour Bridge could host a six-race meet

However, Racing NSW didn’t want to be the first to use the synthetic paletted racing surface. If Paris was to hold a meeting it would accelerate Racing NSW involvement. It wanted to see the track used somewhere else in the world before committing to holding a race meeting and seeking the approvals from various levels of government. The Harbour Bridge 16

27 February 2018 9:23 AM Crack Me Up to switch stables after Birchley ban from racing in NSW

Racing NSW chief steward Marc Van Gestel has decided to refuse entries of horses trained by Queensland trainer Liam Birchley because of his alleged involvement in the Aquanita doping circle. Stewards came to the decision after a review of the brief of evidence in the Aquanita case and also after considering written submission from Birchley's lawyer Travis 19

26 February 2018 5:43 AM Racing NSW serve trainer Birchley with show cause notice

Racing NSW have served Queensland trainer Liam Birchley with a show cause notice which throws into doubt whether will be allowed to train his Villiers Stakes winner Crack Me Up for April's $3 million Doncaster Mile during The Championships. The notice came after stewards were provided with a brief of evidence on the Lovani inquiry on Friday, and issued 19

25 February 2018 9:00 AM Boutier cruises to win in Ladies Classic

"I just hit it really chunky and it didn't go very far. But I wasn't really too worried as it was a par five and I was never going to reach it [in two] anyway." There's been nothing normal about the first staging of the $350,000 event on NSW's mid-north coast, the country's newest professional golf tournament. So long and complex is Bonville, players 19