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13 March 2018 6:59 AM WNBL: Canberra Capitals forward Kate Gaze signs with Adelaide Lightning

The Canberra Capitals could be gearing up for a complete rebuild with forward Kate Gaze inking a deal with WNBL rivals the Adelaide Lightning. The loss of the 28-year-old is a blow for a Capitals outfit boasting just two players on its roster for the 2018-19 season. The two-time championship winner has spent two seasons in Canberra but will become the fourth 16

8 March 2018 11:41 AM Victoria face likely Sheffield Shield eliminator against Tassie

Victoria face a likely Sheffield Shield 'elimination final' against Tasmania next week after the Tigers withstood South Australia on Thursday. Set 331 to win on the final day of their clash at Blundstone Arena, the Redbacks gave Tasmania a scare as Travis Head made 145 to almost push South Australia to victory. But 4-64 from Jackson Bird and 3-86 from Sam Rainbird 22

22 February 2018 7:32 AM Canberra A-League team gains traction as Capital Football throw support behind bid

He has been in regular contact with Capital Football boss Phil Brown, who supports bringing A-League action to the capital, but stopped short of committing his organisation to partnering the bid. "I'd love to see an A-League club in Canberra. Given the right conditions, yes, I believe it is sustainable," Brown said. "We've spoken to them [bid committee] 16

21 February 2018 7:31 AM Canberra United star Josh Gulevski earns Western Sydney Wanderers NYL contract

"There are others in the ACT who deserve an opportunity but we just don't have that exposure that other kids do in other states. "There are good players in Canberra, it's just a matter of the right people seeing you at the right time and an A-League club giving you a chance. "It is tougher coming from Canberra because it's not every day they're going 21

9 February 2018 9:25 AM AFL risks weakening strong clubs if they ban them from having poker machines, says Kennett

The AFL risks making strong clubs financially dependent on the league if the AFL decides to ban poker machines from the clubs, according to Hawthorn president Jeff Kennett. Kennett, whose Hawks earn more money ($23.29 million) from poker machines than any other club, said that unless the AFL found replacement income for clubs that gave up pokies, they would 8

9 February 2018 7:13 AM Queensland's Brown ready to rumble in Perth

Late replacement fighters have a tendency towards being sucked-in and spat-out by the UFC, but Brown is more resilient than most and his penchant for engaging in firefights has seen him quickly become a fan favourite. His last fight against Frank Camacho in Sydney was an instant classic, with both men biting down on their mouthpieces and swinging with reckless 4

8 February 2018 2:37 PM Geopolitics the other race at PyeongChang Olympics

Beijing: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has gone ahead with a military parade the day before the Winter Olympics’ opening ceremony in South Korea in an act that some will see as provocative. However, the regime did not broadcast live images of the event, South Korean media reported. The Yonhap News Agency said about 13,000 troops participated while 32

7 February 2018 8:14 PM Israelis have secret pact with Egypt to take on ISIS

Washington: Unmarked Israeli warplanes and helicopters have carried out dozens of covert attacks against the Islamic State and other terrorist groups inside the Egyptian Sinai in recent years, said two former senior US officials. The airstrikes by Israeli planes are conducted with the support of President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, who has led an often brutal 36

31 January 2018 8:37 PM Turkey bans German-Kurdish soccer player for life over separatists

Ankara: A German-Kurdish player previously convicted of support for Kurdish separatists in Turkey has been banned for life, the Turkish Football Federation (TFF) said on Tuesday. Deniz Naki, 28, was banned from all competitive games for three years and six months and charged 273,000 liras ($90,000) for "separatist and ideological propaganda", the TFF said. Procedurally 29

30 January 2018 10:41 PM Davis Cup 2018: Nick Kyrgios primed for return

A return to happy hunting ground Brisbane has provided a fatigued Nick Kyrgios a timely boost ahead of this week's Davis Cup first round tie with Germany, Lleyton Hewitt says. The Australian team captain admitted they would have to monitor the world No.14 after Kyrgios backed up his Brisbane International triumph with a gutsy fourth round finish at the Australian 19