Broken Brumbies bouncing back with trampolines

Chris Dutton 10:23 PM   Variety is the spice of life when it comes to rehabilitation from injuries.

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Raiders call on app to protect against burnout

Raiders Edrick Lee, left, and David Shillington back in pre-season slog.

Chris Wilson 10:23 PM   Could a smartphone application help charge-up the Canberra Raiders ahead of the longest NRL season in history?

Can Campese and Raiders handle the truth?

Chris Wilson headshot

Chris Wilson 11:00 PM   There's two sides to Terry Campese's story at the Raiders, and that's the problem.

Sportstar of the Year

Powell, Buchanan win ACT's top gong

sport star winners

David Polkinghorne 11:00 PM   Sue Powell joins basketball star Lauren Jackson in record books.

Soccer

Gungahlin kicking goals in the NPL

Gungahlin United will play in the men's Capital Football National Premier League next season.  (rear from left), men's head coach Claudio Canosa, assistant head coach Mitch Stevens, president Ricardo Alberto, front from left, under-18 player Frazier Phillips and men's premier league player Stephen Domenici at Gungahlin Enclosed Oval.

Lee Gaskin 6:59 PM   Gungahlin United is hoping to turn a growing junior base into a Premier League force, attracting a former international coach and a swag of high-profile recruits.

Basketball

Coddington making an impact in starting role

ACT junior Alice Coddington is making an impact for the Canberra Capitals.

Lee Gaskin 4:47 PM   Canberra Capitals guard Alice Coddington is embracing her new-found role in the starting team for Saturday's WNBL game against the Dandenong Rangers.

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Cricket

Devoy joins Easts chasing higher honours

ACT Comets spinner Shane Devoy (left) has joined Easts in the Sydney grade competition.

Lee Gaskin 5:07 PM   ACT Comets spinner Shane Devoy has left the Tuggeranong club to join Easts in the Sydney grade competition for the rest of the season.

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Rugby Heaven

Cheika makes his mark on Wallabies

New boss ... Wallaby coach Michael Cheika during a training session in London.

Chris Dutton 10:00 PM   Michael Cheika is a coach with a ferocious reputation, but the new Wallabies mentor is on a mission is to bring "normality and enjoyment" and restore pride in Australian rugby.

ARU must still get house in order

Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness 9:30 PM   The ARU is mistaken if it thinks everything is back to normal.

ACT BRUMBIES NEWS

League HQ

Kangaroos' domination all comes down to size

Lions in wait: Dylan Walker’s nervy debut highlighted the Kangaroos’ lack of depth.

Brad Walter 10:35 PM   As the Kangaroos prepare to face England at AAMI Stadium on Sunday, questions are being asked about Australia's forward stocks.

Darius Boyd released by Newcastle

Released by mutual consent: Darius Boyd.

Robert Dillon 8:56 PM   Darius Boyd’s enigmatic stint with the Newcastle reached full-time on Friday night when the club announced he had been released by mutual consent, freeing up the cash to immediately sign forwards Jack Stockwell, Chris Houston, David Fa’alogo.

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Football

Melbourne City coach calls for professionalism

Adelaide United coach Josep Gombau shakes hands with David Villa after the game.

Michael Lynch 11:04 PM   With the powerbrokers and money men from the City Football Group running the rule over their Australian investment on a trip down under in recent days, Melbourne City could ill afford to produce another disappointing result.

No tricks nor treats for Melbourne City

No way out: A surrounded David Villa has his shot blocked by Adelaide goalkeeper Eugene Galekovic.

Michael Lynch 10:49 PM   Spanish superstar David Villa did everything but score in what could be his final appearance for Melbourne City, but even his heroics could not prevent his team sliding to a home loss to Adelaide City in a Halloween horror show for coach John van’t Schip.

Cricket

Haddin injury more bad news for Australia

Brad Haddin receives attention during the first session.

Andrew Wu 8:04 PM   Brad Haddin sent a huge injury scare through the Australian camp after hurting his shoulder early in the second Test on Friday.

Boland haul, Hussey blinder inspire Victoria against NSW

Scott Boland appeals successfully for the wicket of Josh Lalor of New South Wales.

Jesse Hogan 7:35 PM   A stunning catch by veteran David Hussey and paceman Scott Boland's six wickets drag Victoria to an unlikely day-one advantage over NSW, which squandered a strong start to finish 8-266.

Racing

Racing Results for Friday, October 31

11:17 PM   Racing Results for Friday, October 31

Price hopes Moonovermanhattan can rise to break Derby duck

A miss in 2008: Mick Price's Pre Eminence finishes third behind Rebel Raider and Whobegotyou in the 2008 Victoria Derby.

Michael Lynch 10:16 PM   Every Derby day has its million-dollar question as a field of lightly raced three-year-olds sets off more in hope than expectation.

Canberra Roller Derby Grand Final

The Brindabelters took on the Black&Bluebelles at the AIS Arena.

Netball: Australian Diamonds vs England

The Australian Diamonds took on England at the AIS Arena for the International Test Series.

Cricket Australia XI v West Indies

The Cricket Australia Women's XI take on the West Indies at Manuka Oval.

Siddle: Australia fit and ready for Test

Peter Siddle insists Australia are fighting fit and ready for their first Test with Pakistan in Dubai.

Goalfest in European Champions League

Chelsea and Bayern Munich scored big wins while Manchester City suffered in a stunning comeback by CSKA Moscow.

Indian footballer dies after goal celebration

Bethlehem Vengthlang FC midfielder Peter Biaksangzuala has died from severe spinal cord damage.

Haka response sparks controversy

Tempers flare between the Junior Kangaroos and Junior Kiwis as the two sides come close to fighting during a pre-game haka.

Canberra United v Adelaide United

Canberra United failed to take advantage of an early Michelle Heyman goal, losing 2-3 to Adelaide United at McKellar.

Canberra Capitals v Sydney Flames

The Canberra Capitals went down the Sydney Flames at the AIS Arena on Saturday night.

ASADA issues new show-cause notices

The Australian Sports Anti-doping Authority has issued amended show-cause notices to 34 current and former Essendon players.