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  • Morgan's miracle Hail Mary rams Woden home

    16 June 2018 11:39 AM 12

    Morgan's kick capped a big afternoon for the forward. He also scored the try that sparked their second-half fightback for his first ever win over Tuggeranong. "I'm not allowed to kick, I don't have my kicking licence. I just saw that one on the fly and thought I'd go with it. Nothing else to lose," he said. "I saw [Taws] out of the corner of my eye the play before

  • Canberra FC down Gungahlin United to book spot in FFA Cup round of 32

    16 June 2018 10:37 AM 11

    Gungahlin were on the board first and although Canberra quickly equalised, they could have been reduced to 10 men on 43 minutes. United winger Thomas Muller burst down the right flank and was about to play Antoni Timotheou in on goal when he was brought down from behind by Marko Vrkic. It looked a blatant foul, which could easily have been a straight

  • Firth hopes Toucan can finally win at Lismore

    16 June 2018 3:00 AM 11

    Meanwhile, Peter Snowden will attempt to win the same two-year-old race with the same horse twice in a season at Muswellbrook on Sunday. Snowden has won the Greg Cribb Memorial Red Crown, which honours his late brother-in-law, on five occasions, but, with the race having been moved from November to June, it gives Californiasurprise a chance to be a two-time

  • France skipper predicting 'battle' against Socceroos'

    15 June 2018 1:04 PM 13

    "This is an official match, it’s going to be a much higher intensity, the teams are going to fight,it’s going to be a battle, we’ve studied the Australians and it’s going to be a very difficult game," Lloris said through an interpretator. "It’s going to be a battle, we're going to be present int he duals and w’ere also going to add a technical aspect

  • Full steam ahead for Merchant Navy at Ascot

    15 June 2018 9:00 AM 13

    “We are very happy with Rhododendron. The plan is to go to the mile race on day one at Royal Ascot, and there is no problems with her stepping back up to a mile and a quarter when needed,” O’Brien said. “If we go to the Cox Plate, we have to go with a very good horse and she would definitely be on the list for that. “ Sioux Nation won a group 1 last year and we are looking

  • Haas boosts Tour de France hopes with second podium

    15 June 2018 8:43 AM 13

    Canberra's Nathan Haas continues to stake a claim for Katusha-Alpecin's Tour De France team with his second podium of the nine-day Tour de Suisse. Haas finished 10 seconds behind stage six winner Soren Kragh Andersen - from Michael Matthews' Team Sunweb - on Friday, to go with his third-placed finish on stage two. Australia's Richie Porte extended his overall

  • Westcott hopes Canberra move kick starts NRL career

    15 June 2018 8:29 AM 12

    "I signed with Canberra about five weeks ago just before I moved down and I was previously living in Penrith for a year and a bit, but I'm loving it down here," Westcott said. "In the system there [at Penrith] for a little while through [Harold Matthews Cup] and SG Ball junior reps and into 20s this year and played a few games early on. Down here and I'm loving

  • Silverware on the line in double-edged Capital Football final

    15 June 2018 7:26 AM 12

    United centre back Jack Green reiterated the excitement of his coach about playing against FC as they are a "traditionally strong side" who started the season well. "It is not every year you get to play in a grand final, we have got a lot of young boys and a mix of experience players as well, we are all very excited for the grand final," Green said. With an "inevitable"

  • Myer abandons Birdcage marquee for Melbourne Cup Carnival

    15 June 2018 1:11 AM 13

    It's long been the place to be, and be seen, come Cup time but Myer's long-running Birdcage marquee will be scrapped for the 2018 Melbourne Cup Spring Racing Carnival. Supermodel Jennifer Hawkins, singer Natalie Imbruglia, and superstar sprinter Usain Bolt are just some of the celebrity guests to have frequented the Birdcage marquee, one of the main contenders

  • Conor McGregor: 'I regret my actions' in Barclays Center melee

    14 June 2018 9:52 PM 14

    UFC star Conor McGregor appeared Thursday morning in a Brooklyn courtroom, where a prosecutor said "there are plea negotiations" to resolve criminal charges connected to the fighter's involvement in a Barclays Center melee in April. In proceedings that lasted about a minute, Judge Raymond Rodriguez said the case against McGregor and co-defendant and teammate