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18 June 2018 11:00 PM Sydney to host new pro hockey league

Sydney will host six matches of next year's inaugural FIH Pro League while Melbourne and Hobart will also be confirmed as venues for the international competition on Tuesday. Each fixture in the Harbour City will be played at Sydney’s Olympic Park Hockey Centre in March, beginning on March 2 when the Hockeyroos will play the United States and the Kookaburras 7

13 June 2018 10:06 PM FFA will use lessons from US bid as it seeks to host Women's World Cup

Australia voted for the successful combined bid of the United States, Canada and Mexico which will host the 2026 World Cup jointly following the decision of the FIFA Congress in Moscow to award the three nations the competition. The United bid saw off the challenge of Morocco by 134 votes to 65 with one federation failing to cast a vote. Such was the calibre 10

5 June 2018 9:18 AM Canberra Cavalry grouped in new Australian Baseball League division

The Canberra Calvary will join a newly formed northeast division alongside the Brisbane Bandits, Sydney Blue Sox and a New Zealand team as part of an Australian Baseball League rejig. The ABL has added an international flavour to the 2018-19 season, with the Cavalry to play against a team from New Zealand and one from Korea when the competition re-launches 5

31 May 2018 11:58 PM Australian Smith leads US Women's Open

Australia's Sarah Jane Smith has seized a share of the first-round lead at the US Women's Open at Shoal Creek in Alabama. The 33-year-old from the Sunshine Coast via Geelong made a brilliant closing stretch including a hole-out eagle with a wedge at the par-five 11th and further birdies from close range at the 13th, a bomb at the 14th and another nice putt at the 17th to card a five-under-par 45

18 May 2018 5:39 AM Ben Edwards is Las Vegas-bound for UFC's The Ultimate Fighter

He has finally got his shot, and Ben Edwards has never been more ready. The Canberra fighter (2-0) managed to get a visa on short notice and will fly to the United States on Sunday for the open tryouts of The Ultimate Fighter 28 at the Palace Station Hotel in Las Vegas on May 22. A whirlwind couple of days saw Edwards fire off countless emails and make several 22

27 April 2018 7:09 AM Rose has Winx experience but Virgil is the horse he has dreamt about

Virgil is on a shorter program at the Sydney International Horse Trials at Horsley Park this weekend as he tries to peak for the world championships in the United States later in the year after a series good performances at the elite level. “He moved like a Thunderbirds puppet as a young horse and that’s how he got his name,” Rose said. “He is probably 41

7 April 2018 3:52 AM My Sweetchilliphilly changes stables to target Victoria Oaks

Tritton has also sold Miracle Mile runner Anything For Love to US owners and My Rona Gold will join her on the plane. “My Rona Gold will have one more start with us and then fly out to the States after that,” Tritton said. Tritton and his wife, Lauren, lead the metropolitan trainer's premiership, while Lauren is the leading driver at Menangle as the season 26

27 March 2018 6:44 AM Basketball Australia working with Fox Sports to extend WNBL season

It is welcome news for the WNBL's best players as they prepare for the Commonwealth Games, with outgoing Canberra Capitals star Eziyoda Magbegor eyeing an Opals debut. Jackson says Magbegor has "the world at her feet" in a rousing endorsement from the lone Australian featured in ESPN's list of the most dominant athletes of the past 20 years 18

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 32

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 36