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10 August 2018 5:55 AM Canberra Brave father-son duo keen to lift Goodall Cup together

Dave won the Goodall Cup with the ACT in 1998 just before Jayden was born and now he wants to finish his 23-year career with a second trophy alongside his son. "It was definitely a big drawcard for me to come back and play this year, having the chance to spend that extra time with him and it's pretty good seat in the house to watch him play," Dave said. "For a long time I didn't 10

27 July 2018 2:17 PM The sweet timing of Australia's latest track champion

When he broke the record in Monaco his training partner Peter Bol was sitting on his tail right to the line and also again came within a whisker of bettering the record time. Peter Bol, a Rio Olympian, was born in Sudan, fled to Egypt with his family and eventually were re-settled in Australia. Australia is the only life either of them have really known 15

21 July 2018 4:56 AM UFC champion Whittaker turns to coaching during injury lay-off

"In my opinion, the champion should fight the top contender. Gastelum's up there somewhere, but he's not the top one," Whittaker said, before adding that he was still happy to take the fight. "I don't pick and choose. I've never really had an qualms about who I fight next." Despite being middleweights, Whittaker and Gastelum will be lending their experience 16

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 11

6 July 2018 9:25 AM West Belconnen Warrior Daniel Killick-Moran ready for Woden revenge

You could forgive Daniel Killick-Moran for dreading his return to Phillip Oval on Sunday, two years after a twisted knee shattered his Canberra Raiders Cup premiership dream. The West Belconnen Warriors prop left the ground with a ruptured posterior cruciate ligament and was ruled out for the rest of the season, forcing him to watch from the sideline 26

3 July 2018 11:29 AM Players' union will oppose moves to put limits on T20 players

Cricinfo has reported that the ICC is considering restricting players to three leagues. Any move to limit player availability is likely to effect the Twenty20 leagues of smaller nations, which cannot match the salaries of established competitions like the Indian Premier League and the Big Bash League. The ICC has stated its desire to grow the game through 6

29 June 2018 9:37 AM Canberra bid leader says he'll celebrate when they're in the A-League

"It’s not about a contest or who has the most money, this is about bringing something to a region I care deeply about. It’s about giving the city something it wants and needs. "It was more anticipation than relief or anything and now we're in, lets go get it, let's go show them how we’re going to build this club." Canberra are the only bid which already 14

22 June 2018 8:59 AM Evans going Kel for leather for Queanbeyan Tigers

He'll be a crucial cog in the Tigers' chances of beating a resurgent Ainslie at Alan Ray Oval on Saturday. "When I was younger I was right into my cricket and started coming up to play for Queanbeyan as a wicketkeeper and that's how I met Dave, through the cricket club," Evans said. "During an off-season I decided to have a run with footy and just fell in love with it ... and started 12

14 June 2018 7:39 AM Nabbout in the box seat to spearhead Australia's attack against France

However, it's not just the Dutchman who has publicly recognised the threat of Nabbout, but France coach Didier Deschamps. The former World Cup-winning captain singled out the strength and aggression of Nabbout as one of Australia's main attacking weapons, despite likely not knowing anything about the forward just three months ago. "To be recognised by him is pretty 18

9 June 2018 12:55 AM Horn claims Top Rank 'dodgied' scales for botched title fight weigh-in

Horn, who didn't look dried out by any means, insisted he wasn't stressed by the incident but said he believed it was another part of a plan by the Top Rank, Crawford's promoter, to ensure their fighter left with the WBO strap. "I had to go upstairs and have a hot shower for a few minutes. I wasn't stressed because I know exactly what their team wanted 18