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11 October 2018 7:31 AM How half hour with Arnold made Boyle switch national allegiance

He has never been to Australia before, doesn't yet know the national anthem but Scottish-born winger Martin Boyle says he is committed to the "great honour" of playing international football for the Socceroos. The 25-year-old former Scotland youth international will turn down any future chance of representing his home country and has pledged his future 12

5 October 2018 8:57 AM Family ties make week with Winx all the more special

You miss things. They grow up quicker while your away. Phone calls and video calls don’t make it any easier. There is nothing better than having your family around you to help you switch off at the end of the day. Fortunately this year, Steph and the kids joined me for most of this week, it being school holidays. It was great to have them here with me and with the horses 8

22 September 2018 10:21 PM Race previews and tips for Wyong on Sunday

Race 1 – 1:00PM ROILY AND BOOTHY FOR SMEETHY PLATE (1350 METRES) Expecting a big improvement from 3. Miss Moana on what she showed at Newcastle at her second start off a six-week break. She reared as the gates opened and settled well back, was never in the hunt at all and it struck me as a forgive run. Go back to her debut and she charged to the line like a horse 14

5 September 2018 6:20 AM Wallaroo Georgia O'Neill to make University of Canberra sevens debut

"Playing for the Wallaroos was mind blowing. It was just an amazing experience and now I've got to switch focus from 15-a-side to sevens. "When I first started playing rugby, I started playing sevens in a trial game for Gungahlin College. Then I moved into the Brumbies sevens with the schoolgirls, so that's where I started." The Canberra side finished 25

2 September 2018 11:04 AM God was Withers as Rams clinch crazy win to put Bushies fire out

The Rams looked to have sewn the Cup up when second-rower Michael Gilmour strolled over to make it 30-0 after 48 minutes. Ron Leapai, a one-handed Michael Geiger, Adam Lucas and Cody Hodge had all crossed in the first half of a dominant Woden display. But a switch seemed to get flicked and all of a sudden the Bushrangers started to make easy metres through 23

25 August 2018 7:41 AM Brumbies tips help Ngawai Eyles make switch from netball to UC sevens

"I've played touch footy in the netball off-season. I dabbled in a bit of rugby sevens four or five years ago because all of my friends were playing, but that was it," Eyles said. "I've never been in a proper team environment, so this is the first time I'm committing to a team environment. "Netball is my number one sport but our off-season training was by playing 34

21 July 2018 9:47 AM State League semi final wrap up

Arawang are headed to their fifth state league grand final in six seasons after defeating Canberra 53-47 on Friday night. Despite their success, Arawang haven't lifted the Netball ACT trophy since 2014 but coach Kim Simon says they're ready to recapture that winning feeling. "It's instrumental for the players to win, a lot of lessons were learnt, we are hungry 24

11 July 2018 2:00 PM Diamonds and Giants star calls time on career

Veteran Giants shooter Susan Pettitt will retire from netball at the end of the season, becoming the third Diamonds player this week to draw the curtain on their international careers. But unlike Queensland's Laura Geitz and Collingwood's Madi Robinson who plan to continue on in Super Netball, Pettitt has also closed the door on a distinguished club career 23

5 July 2018 7:03 AM AIS revives Capitals recruit Kelsey Griffin's career

Canberra Capitals recruit Kelsey Griffin admits her career would be over if not for a switch of national allegiance and the world-class training facility on her new doorstep. Alaska-born Griffin has been undergoing rehabilitation at the AIS following ankle surgery as she prepares to join the Australian Opals squad for the Four Nation tournament in China 24

23 June 2018 9:32 AM Tenacious Bulldog puts injuries behind him in Canberra Raiders Cup win

"He's been massive for the club both on and off the field with his experience," Kyle said. "His best football still is possibly to come ... I think he's just enjoying getting back out there and playing some consistent football. "I think the injury concerns are out of his head, he's now not going into games thinking where the next injury is coming from." The Bulldogs 19