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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 4

22 June 2018 5:39 AM Prompt Response on target for Tiara triumph

Prompt Response is one of those horses that deserves a group 1 victory, and co-trainer Adrian Bott hopes it will come in the Tatts Tiara at Doomben on Saturday. The signs are good heading to the Tiara – a game return as runner-up in the Dane Ripper Stakes, a weight turnaround on her rivals from that three-way photo finish, and a good barrier of three 5

21 June 2018 11:05 PM Australia leave Denmark on the ropes after frustrating draw

Australia's strong finish made up for a meek opening that put them on the back foot after just seven minutes. A weak clearance was intercepted by Denmark's defensive midfielder Lasse Schone, who put Australia back under immediate pressure with a quick through ball to Nicolai Jorgensen. The towering centre forward intelligently held up two challengers 5

21 June 2018 8:29 AM McDonald looks for Equilateral to continue his Royal Ascot winning run

James McDonald fulfilled an ambition with his first Royal Ascot winner on Wednesday but admits “the best is to come” as he rides Commonwealth Cup favourite Equilateral and for the Queen Elizabeth on Friday. McDonald only returned from a 18-month ban for betting a month ago but has picked a series of good mounts during Royal Ascot, including one for the monarch 5

21 June 2018 5:26 AM Pride ready for Knight Arrow to take on his own age

Joe Pride is not noted as a juvenile trainer. In fact, he has not had a runner in a two-year-old race this year, until Knight Arrow heads out at Randwick on Saturday. It has not stopped him having two two-year-old winners, including Knight Arrow on debut at Gosford earlier in the month. “I think all my two-year-olds have run against the older horses 5

20 June 2018 7:27 AM Canberra teenage mountain bikers set to take on the world

The 16-year-old said it was dream come true to wear green and gold for Australia. "I was playing soccer for the ACT and I just did a bit of mountain biking, I loved the people in it... and it was so fun that I had to do it," Smith said. “It was quite a long [selection process], you have to get all the results racing wise and there's a lot of training 4

19 June 2018 10:00 AM Wanted man: Sainsbury attracted big offers after half hour against France

The 26-year-old has attracted preliminary offers from two clubs in England and three on the European continent, one of which is bound to play in the 2018-19 UEFA Champions League, according to his agent Tony Rallis. One club that has been in discussions with Sainsbury and his representative for several weeks announced they would be interested in signing 7

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

18 June 2018 7:21 AM Sri Lanka captain to escape Cape Town ball-tampering fallout

Under the current rules, Chandimal, if found guilty, would be hit with only a level-two ban. This would involve a financial penalty, with a maximum sanction of one Test or two one-day internationals. Under the expected changes, ball tampering will become a level-three charge, meaning the top penalty could be four Tests or eight one-day internationals 9

18 June 2018 6:07 AM Le Mans: Matt Campbell wins on debut at the world’s biggest race

“Matt was on the radio and he was just really calm and knew what he had to do. He just had this look in his eye and I was like 'this guy is the real deal'. These are young stars emerging and we are a part of it. Star appeal: Dempsey Proton Racing team manager and actor Patrick Dempsey after Matt Campbell's win at Le Mans. “I’m lost for words. Everyone 9