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20 November 2018 5:15 AM Telopea Park School win Todd Woodbridge Cup

Telopea Park School became first ACT school to win the Todd Woodbridge Cup at Sydney Olympic Park on Monday. Telopea Park won the ACT finals in September to face 19 regional-winning schools from across NSW and swept their pool before taking down St Patrick's Albury in the final. The tennis tournament for primary school students uses modified courts and low compression 49 3

18 November 2018 4:53 AM NSW Blue Kurtis Patterson hunts for answers

"I’m trying to stick to the positives, which is the fact I am getting started and being consistent in a lot of innings." One Blue that is already beginning to show signs of stardom is youngster Jason Sangha, with whom Patterson has worked in order to help the 19-year-old find his feet at Shield level. "He’s fit in seamlessly. It feels like he’s been around 35

17 November 2018 3:31 AM Ball sits on edge of cup for 35 seconds ... and goes in

He was originally credited with a birdie, but an on-course rules official later told McLeod of the one-stroke penalty on the next hole. Tournament director Trevor Herden will discuss the issue with McLeod after the round and determine whether the penalty stands. The 24-year-old broke through for his first professional win last week at the NSW Open and fleetingly 39

13 November 2018 5:27 AM Payne seeks winning momentum with top-line jockey

Rosehill trainer David Payne has turned to 11-time group 1-winning hoop Tye Angland in a bid to give Momentum To Win exactly that at Hawkesbury today. Payne has been given dispensation by stewards for the gelding to carry an extra half-kilogram in a 2000-metre class 2 handicap as the four-year-old chases a first win in almost eight months. That March 19

11 November 2018 6:36 AM Erin Burns spearheads ACT Meteors victory

The ACT will have it all to play for against the NSW Breakers and South Australia in the final round of the regular season in February. Burns laughs she will be taking plenty of mental notes when she links up with a host of NSW players in the Sixers squad this week for the WBBL, but for now she just wants to savour a clean sweep on home turf. She has well and truly 17

11 November 2018 3:47 AM FFA board candidates to face grilling

It has invited all 12 candidates (including several who were on the former Lowy-led board) to attend, but only half will be there in person to take questions from the public at a function that will be hosted by Fox Sports commentator Simon Hill. Those who will face the inquisition are Joseph Carozzi, a senior Sydney-based financial services professional 26

7 November 2018 7:32 AM Newnham hopes for a group 1 and a Ladies Day surprise

“You look at the Derby winner and he was very impressive at Flemington then disappointing at Caulfield before winning on Saturday,” Newnham said. “Hopefully she can do the same.” Back at Hawkesbury the Spring Provincial Series continues with its third heat where Bobbing will be looking for a hat-trick this time in. Trainer Bernie Kelly has decided to take a shot at the rich series 16

6 November 2018 4:25 AM Landmarks gets a heavier burden in the Jacaranda Cup

Scott Cumming got a shock when Landmarks won the Jacaranda Prelude last week at Grafton but it may well cost him his chance to win his main task in Wednesday’s feature. The Casino trainer had the six-year-old on a Cup campaign around the Northern Rivers and Landmarks delivered back-to-back hometown cups in August, a race for which he was set. He freshened 12

31 October 2018 8:40 AM Canberra Racing board undergoes revamp

Canberra Racing chief financial officer Andrew Clark is filling the role on an interim basis. Mackay has a strong racing background, having worked in the industry for 10 years before moving to Canberra in 2014 to take over the Southern Cross Club. He held roles at the Sydney Turf Club, Tabcorp, the Australian Turf Club and Racing NSW. The former chief 13

29 October 2018 5:48 AM Randwick trainers fume as Freedman get fast-track return

Randwick trainers are furious that the Australian Turf Club has rolled out the red carpet for the return of Michael Freedman from Hong Kong to Sydney’s premier track in partnership with Ed O’Rourke. Freedman announced on Monday he would hand in his licence to train in Hong Kong next month in order to return home. Freedman did not indicate where he would 15