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17 August 2018 12:37 PM Emerging Kaonic ready to profit from Waller's patience

Chris Waller has his group 1 winning three-year-olds from last season – D’argento and Unforgotten – taking on Winx on Saturday, but it might a four-year-old away from the Randwick limelight who has the potential to join the stable's stars at the highest level. Kaonic was considered in the same class as his stellar stablemates, as was the emerging Paret 5

16 August 2018 8:45 PM NBL heads to Nine in new broadcast deal

Nine will also simulcast its live games on the 9Now online service and has secured the digital catch-up rights to show replays of all NBL games throughout the season regardless of what network they are broadcast on. The league has yet to finalise what it will do with its NBL TV app, which showed all games live and on replay, for a monthly subscription 5

1 August 2018 9:58 AM Tow Canberra Capitals named in Opals World Cup squad

Canberra Capitals forward Kelsey Griffin's been picked for the Australian Opals' World Cup squad. Now she just has to pass the medical. Griffin was one of two Capitals players picked in the Opals squad for their upcoming training camp at the AIS beginning next week. Capitals guard Leilani Mitchell was also selected and one of a number of WNBA stars in the squad 15

27 July 2018 6:58 AM Rio Revisited: The gold medal winners then, now, and in 2020

The quartet of Cate Campbell, Bronte Campbell, Brittany Elmslie and Emma McKeon defended their Olympic gold and set another world record. Queens of the pool: Cate Campbell, Bronte Campbell, Emma McKeon and Brittany Elmslie after winning the women's 4x100 meter freestyle final and setting a new world record in the process. 2020? With the Campbell sisters 15

26 July 2018 7:10 AM Four Canberra rising hockey stars picked in Australian squads

Four Canberra players have been selected in the Hockey Australia national junior squads and Sultan of Jahor Cup teams. The men's squad contains Anand Gupte, Niranjan Gupte and Ben Staines and Talei Forrest is in the women's group. Members of the women's squad may be selected in a tour of China, according to coach Tim White. "Some athletes from the National 14

23 July 2018 6:31 AM Canberra Capitals recruit Kelsey Griffin faces minor setback

Marquee Canberra Capitals recruit Kelsey Griffin will go for scans after suffering a hamstring injury while playing for the Australian Opals in the Four Nations tournament in China last week. It is a frustrating blow for the incoming Capitals star given she had already been undergoing rehabilitation at the AIS following ankle surgery. Griffin has been training 17

20 July 2018 11:31 AM From Cairns to Canberra and beyond: Wigness chases his NBA dream

Wigness is one of the first students in the NBA’s big leap into player development as they used the Basketball Australia Centre of Excellence as a model for academies throughout the world. This past week the NBA has hosted its second annual Academy Games at the Australian Institute of Sport where their Global Academy plays against academy sides from Latin 15

20 July 2018 7:25 AM Canberra driver Michael Stewart sets off on new adventure

Canberra's Michael Stewart has made a major step in his racing career by joining the Ultimate Sprintcar Championship after rising through the ranks in the speedcar scene. Stewart will be one of three drivers in the region competing in the Sprintcar division for the upcoming 2018-19 season. The 21-year-old will be pitted against the best young drivers 14

20 July 2018 6:00 AM Carnoustie harks back to age ruled by monster courses, not monster drives

The late Peter Thomson had a golfer’s eye for impending catastrophe. After the five-time British Open champion became a television commentator, he saw victory as nothing more than a flashing warning sign. When Greg Norman walked off a final green after yet another Australian title, arms aloft and wife in tow, grinning like a man who somehow knew he would 9

19 July 2018 11:01 AM Canberran's basketball journey comes full circle at NBA Global Academy

But for the time being Clarke said he was enjoying being back in Australia and said it was a "crazy experience" returning to Canberra almost 10 years after he left. "I've loved being back, it's been way better than living in the States. I was rocking up at school [in Canberra] and seeing kids I went to preschool with," Clarke said. "With the academy 11