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19 August 2018 10:03 AM Canberra Brave's Jordie Gavin exits Brave Cave in style

The last two of those games will be a semi-final and hopefully a grand final. So the Brave are desperate for four wins. "Jordie leads by example. He’s a great veteran player, a great person in the dressing room and every time he steps on the ice he gives his all, and that’s all you can ask from any player." Canberra nudged two goals clear in a physical 5

17 August 2018 12:37 PM Emerging Kaonic ready to profit from Waller's patience

Chris Waller has his group 1 winning three-year-olds from last season – D’argento and Unforgotten – taking on Winx on Saturday, but it might a four-year-old away from the Randwick limelight who has the potential to join the stable's stars at the highest level. Kaonic was considered in the same class as his stellar stablemates, as was the emerging Paret 5

17 August 2018 6:56 AM 'She's a hell of a horse.' Winx chases 26 as Black Caviar's connections cheer her on

On the same day Winx returns to racing aiming for her 26th consecutive win, the turf's other once in a generation galloper (yes, we've been lucky) Black Caviar will turn 12, having been born on August 18, 2006. It's a nice coincidence as the two superstars sit locked together, potentially for the last time, on 25 straight wins before Winx attempts to stretch 6

17 August 2018 12:40 AM Brett Fruend joins Queanbeyan Tigers 200 club

"I reckon the penny dropped somewhere along the way, because he turned up one pre-season and all of a sudden he was a running machine. "He’d gone from the back of the group to the front of the group in a reasonably short period of time. I’d seen him through that summer running the streets, and I reckon that became the foundation for his football, for his ability 6

16 August 2018 10:32 AM Waller says Winx could still be getting better

“There’s a chance, there’s a chance that she could be better than ever,” he said. “It’s almost impossible for a horse to get better than Winx is but there is a chance. He has a keen eye for his champion and is looking for a reason she shouldn't race on. But there is no sign of that and jockey Hugh Bowman believes she is ready to make it a seventh group 5

16 August 2018 12:53 AM Canberra Olympic to meet rivals in premiership showdown

Canberra Olympic have made a statement to keep their Canberra premier league title hopes alive and inadvertently set up a premiership play-off. Olympic thrashed the Cooma Tigers 7-0 in a rescheduled clash at the AIS on Wednesday night to set up a premiership-deciding showdown with arch-rivals Canberra FC. The stunning victory over the third-placed Tigers 6

10 August 2018 9:06 AM Weatherley forecast looks promising for bid to join Kiwi greats

It is a tough school when you come to Sydney from New Zealand as a gun apprentice. The list includes Jim Cassidy, Shane Dye and more recently James McDonald and Jason Collett, so expectations are high. When 19-year-old Sam Weatherley, a third generation jockey, arrived at Chris Waller’s stable in June, his reputation had trainers ready to give him rides 8

9 August 2018 3:34 AM Triple Crown looks to Emperor's Way to continue good run

The Triple Crown Syndications silks made famous by Redzel in The Everest have been on a tear for the past month and trainer Paul Snowden thinks it could continue with Emperor’s Way and Island Missile at Rosehill on Saturday. Peter and Paul Snowden are the exclusive trainers for Triple Crown and since the beginning of July, there have been 13 wins for the syndicator 8

5 August 2018 9:08 AM Canberra Brave secure AIHL minor premiership with five games to spare

Canberra Brave have secured the Australian Ice Hockey League minor premiership with five games to spare after road wins in Sydney and Newcastle over the weekend. The Brave made it six wins on the bounce after thrashing the Sydney Ice Dogs 6-3 on Saturday and holding on for a gutsy 6-4 victory against the Newcastle Northstars on Sunday. It marks the Brave's 19

27 July 2018 10:33 AM Record-breaking Deng has his sights set firmly on Tokyo glory

“Going into Monaco the pace I was set to go through the first lap was 49.5 seconds and he [the pacemaker] ended up going through in 48.9 seconds and I was like one point something seconds behind –I went through in 50.7 seconds – and I started making a move. “I knew it was fast and I just had to hold on, the last 200m I just kicked and I felt pretty good and I looked 14