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19 September 2018 1:48 AM Sixers coach Brown's big plan for Ben Simmons

Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown has revealed personal ambitions and aspirations for Ben Simmons that will make the NBA's rookie of the year an even better player. Simmons has been working in the off-season with his brother Liam - a former college basketball assistant coach - at long-distance shooting, which has been lacking in the young star's game. After 7

10 September 2018 4:51 AM Basketball ACT pathway could be stunted by SEABL shutdown

"There’s still a little bit of grey as to the status of SEABL and whatnot, but from my understanding it’s still got one more season in it, hopefully," McEachin said. "You’d love to be able to be down in Victoria to be playing regularly against the big-time players like Dandenong and Nunawading and those kind of teams. "But they don’t want to travel up here, and to be honest 23

8 September 2018 9:25 AM Connal McInerney and Lausii Taliauli score doubles in Vikings NRC win

McInerney's work around the park was just as impressive and he's set up to duel with Mann-Rea and Folau Faingaa for Super Rugby game time next year. But he also wants to add between five and 10 kilograms to his 104 kilogram frame to help him have more of an impact for the Brumbies. "I've moved back to Canberra and it's been really good for me to just be able to focus 18

7 September 2018 2:06 AM Magpies sign two-time Super Netball champ Geva Mentor

New Magpies coach Rob Wright has secured seven of his 10 roster spots with reigning Magpies best and fairest winner Ash Brazill, young defender Matilda Garrett, Robinson, Kim Ravaillion and Jamaican shooter Shimona Nelson on the roster. Earlier this week veteran shooter Caitlin Thwaites confirmed her move to Melbourne Vixens after being let go by the Magpies 17

5 September 2018 10:52 PM Docker Cerra signs two-year deal in much needed boost for the club

“Adam has been terrific since he arrived last year with pick no. 5 in the draft,” Rosich said. “What he was able to deliver in his first year of AFL footy was outstanding and he is a really important part of the future growth of our club. “Adam is one of three top 10 draftees to join the club in the past two drafts and an important part of our future 8

5 September 2018 8:06 AM Canberra Olympic keen to host Usain Bolt's Mariners

Olympic hosted A-League grand finalist Newcastle Jets last preseason and are keen to bring the Central Coast to town before their season kicks off on October 21. Olympic will be in good form if a contest eventuates, they are preparing for a fourth straight grand final and will face Canberra FC at Deakin Stadium on Saturday. The Mariners are open to playing 21

4 September 2018 7:21 AM Kelly Wilson dreams big for the Canberra Capitals

The Canberra Capitals haven't made the playoffs in seven years but marquee recruit Kelly Wilson already has her eyes on bringing the WNBL championship back to the ACT. "Anything less than that, you’re probably selling yourself a bit short." Wilson is one of Canberra's prized recruits handed the task of taking the Capitals back to the finals for the first 8

4 September 2018 7:16 AM Former prop Tai Tuivasa lands main event slot on Adelaide UFC card

The 25-year-old's recent win over Arlovski was different in that it was the first of his professional career to stretch beyond a first round knockout, but he says he's not planning on going five rounds with Dos Santos. "I've lost fights in the past, in many disciplines. I was young and dumb, but now my training mental state is a lot different. "I knew I could 7

3 September 2018 3:02 AM Dunn pledges half Kosciuszko winnings to drought relief

“We just thought with what is happening how can we make a difference for some of the farmers, and this seems the best way because it is such a big event for country racing.” The young trainer has developed an enviable reputation for bringing horses on the long trip to Sydney and winning. Care To Think, the best horse he has had, was made a $6 Kosciuszko 23

31 August 2018 12:55 PM Bolt will need to be world's fastest learner after Mariners debut

The eight-time Olympic gold medallist actually had to briefly stop so a gold necklace could be removed from underneath his jersey. Playing on the left wing, Bolt had no issues getting himself into position, and even had a couple of half chances in front of goal. While he can run like the wind, Bolt will need a lot more work to develop finesse and a passing 21