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23 July 2018 12:37 AM Are the Canberra Raiders treated differently?

We delve into the million-dollar question in the wake of the Green Machine's frustrating loss compounded by refereeing howlers. Where to next for the ACT Brumbies? A look at the numbers suggests there is plenty of room for optimism and we might have the man that can take them back to the Super Rugby finals. Lauren Wells has all but called time on her international 6

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 8

19 July 2018 9:28 AM Canberra United coach paves road for club players to reach W-League

Canberra United coach Heather Garriock is determined to see more "home-grown" Canberrans in the Matildas and has started her own academy to make it happen. Garriock will launch he Canberra United winter academy next week, aimed at bringing club players into an elite program she can call upon during the W-League season. Canberra United has academies until 7

17 July 2018 5:59 AM Boomers, Philippines could know brawl penalties soon

Boomers NBL stars Chris Goulding, Jason Cadee and Nathan Sobey were also on court when the brawl started but it appeared they did little to warrant penalties although they could face a penalty for "participating", even unwillingly, in the brawl. Both reigning NBL champions Melbourne United and Andrew Bogut’s Sydney Kings have started announcing their 5

9 July 2018 12:36 PM Giants assistant heads home to take reins at struggling Adelaide

Giants assistant coach Tania Obst will take over the struggling Adelaide Thunderbirds next season, replacing Dan Ryan after he was told last month that his contract would not be renewed beyond 2018. Obst, who has been an assistant to Giants head coach Julie Fitzgerald in the club's first two seasons, has signed a three-year contract and will be tasked 14

8 July 2018 7:55 AM The Canberra receptionist heading to Mexico for gridiron world champs

Kieran Reilly spends most days helping guests at a Canberra hotel, but his real passion is bone-crunching hits and a journey to the under-19s gridiron world championships. Reilly, Isaac Helsop and James Micallef are the Canberra trio picked in the Australian Outback juniors squad for the World Cup in Mexico, which starts on July 14. They will spend almost 11

7 July 2018 9:01 AM Monaro Panthers sack coach Zoran Glavinic but lose again

In their first game without Glavinic, Panthers midfielder Daniel Felizzi opened the scoring on 13 minutes and striker Sam Smith doubled the lead at the half hour mark. But Rhinos defender Darren Bailey pulled one back before the break and two second-half goals in two minutes completed the comeback. It was Joseph Preece and Mitch Bagiante who proved the difference 15

6 July 2018 9:23 AM Perth Glory owner says FFA must scrap licence fee for expansion clubs

Sage pointed to former A-League expansion clubs Gold Coast United and the North Queensland Fury - both clubs which are now defunct - as proof the current model doesn't work. "The way I’d do it, I would not pay a licence fee, the FFA want a license fee so they bank $10 million, then the club runs off on it's own," Sage said. "But look what happened to the Gold Coast 22

3 July 2018 8:36 AM Canberra soccer players to cop registration fee hike from FFA

Australia failed to get out of their group at the tournament in Russia and collected just one point from three games. Belconnen United president Tony Barr was not aware of the fees increase and slammed the FFA for splurging on the national team and then asking the grassroots to pick up the bill. "Spending $300,000 per player is just ridiculous, maybe 13

29 June 2018 4:31 AM Three Victorian bids make in to next round of A-League expansion race

Three of four Victorian bids for a new A-League license have made it through to the next round of Football Federation Australia's expansion race. FFA announced on Friday that Team 11 (Dandenong), South Melbourne and the Western Melbourne Group were still in the running for one of two new A-League licenses for the 2019-20 season, while the late inner 10