Reynolds field goal thwarts epic Raiders comeback 

Jon Tuxworth 7:35 PM   Josh Reynolds reminded Laurie Daley and the NSW Blues he still has what it  takes with a stunning man of the match performance as the Bulldogs beat the Raiders.

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Phillips to make his NRL debut for Bulldogs

Sio Siua Taukeiaho of the Roosters is tackled by Tyrone Ranuku Phillips of the Bulldogs in the 2015 Auckland Nines at Eden Park.

Adrian Proszenko 10:00 PM   Tyrone Phillips is about to get a chance to make headlines for the right reasons.

Canberra muster come-from-behind win

Gungahlin's Chris Thorley deputised ably for Marc Herbert after he left the field injured for Canberra.

Jon Tuxworth    Canberra overcame injuries to former Raiders Marc Herbert and Joe Picker to advance to the semi-finals of the Country Championships with a 20-10 win over North Coast at Forster on Saturday.

Family man Tamou's future up in the air

Family future: James Tamou considers his options.

Michael Carayannis 10:00 PM   The Cowboys and Blues prop is unhappy at being away from his family, so where could he end up?

Ice Hockey

Brave moves into top four

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Lee Gaskin   The Canberra Brave showcased their attacking brilliance, Kelly Geoffrey the hat-trick hero in an 8-2 thumping of the Adelaide Adrenaline on Saturday night.

Buchanan in a spin-cycle

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Chris Dutton 10:12 PM   Locker Room: Canberra sport, from grassroots to gossip.

Landslide results continue in AFL Canberra

Queanbeyan's Paul Williams and Eastlake's Thomas Logan contest for possession.

Jon Tuxworth   Ainslie forwards Nick Salter and Josh Bennett warmed up for next week's North-East Australian Football League representative clash by contributing ten goals.

Rugby Union

Wests withstand Royals fightback

Wests five-eighth Seb Lorraway fends away Royals.

Lee Gaskin   Wests withstood a last-ditch attacking raid from Royals after the siren to hang on for a gutsy seven-point win at Jamison Oval on Saturday.

Soccer

Blue Devils grind out vital victory

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Lee Gaskin   Belconnen United has a share of the lead in the Capital Football National Premier League after grinding out a 2-0 win against Woden-Weston FC on Saturday night.

Three left in battle for two finals spots

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Matthew Elder   Five teams remain in the battle for a top-four spot heading into the last day of the ACT state league netball regular season.

Kyrgios draws Istomin in French Open draw

Clay court giant killer: Nick Kyrgios

The draw for the French Open has produced some unkind scenarios for the Australians.

League HQ

Daly Cherry-Evans keeps Manly door ajar

"With the decision, I have nothing to change at the moment": Daly Cherry-Evans.

Laine Clark 8:17 PM   The guessing game over Daly Cherry-Evans' NRL future won't go away – and it seems the Manly playmaker again only has himself to blame.

Crazy game as both sides deserve to lose

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Phil Gould 7:44 PM   Where do I begin to explain this one? This was one of the best, worst, most entertaining, most frustrating 80 minutes of rugby league I have ever sat through.

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Rebels must keep composure, says McGahan

Eben Etzebeth of the Stormers braces for the impact as he comes up against the Rebels defence.

Roy Ward 6:59 PM    A lack of composure saw Melbourne Rebels give up too many points in a tough loss to South African conference leaders, the Stormers, in Cape Town on Sunday morning.

Potgieter offers new NSW enforcer some advice

Giant frame: Waratahs player Will Skelton during training at Moore Park.

Georgina Robinson 5:00 PM   Jacques Potgieter has a message for Will Skelton: throw your weight around but pick your moments.

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Cricket

Marsh ready to launch in Test arena

Australian all-rounder Mitch Marsh hopes to repeat his World Cup success at Test level.

Ed Jackson 6:22 PM   Australian all-rounder Mitchell Marsh ripped England apart with the ball in the World Cup and now he wants to do the same at Test level.

'I couldn't care less right now who coaches England'

Australian captain Michael Clarke.

12:42 PM   Australia captain Michael Clarke sticks to his mantra of ignoring any Ashes speculation.

AFL

Hird says Daniher 'could be anything'

Bombers coach James Hird has a word with Dustin Fletcher on the sidelines.

Peter Hanlon 7:57 PM   Bombers coach is pleased with gun forward and team's improved skill level in thrashing of Lions.

WADA given more time to prepare appeal

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2:29 PM   Essendon remain hopeful of a swift resolution to the World Anti-Doping Agency's appeal despite a 45-day extension granted to WADA by the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

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Soccer

Marc Janko says farewell to Sydney FC

Fond farewell: Marc Janko will not be in sky blue next season.

Matt Bungard 9:26 PM   Sydney FC's marquee striker will not return for the 2015-16, Marc Janko announced on Twitter on Sunday night.

Middlesborough ready for huge payday

Ben Gibson (left) and Connor Ripley of Middlesbrough celebrate reaching the playoff.

2:14 PM   Middlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka finds it almost impossible to believe he will be taking part in the world's most lucrative match when his side face Norwich for a place in the Premier League on Monday.

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ACT Sport

Belconnen edged out of top four in final round by South Canberra

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Jon Tuxworth 9:18 PM   A desperate defensive effort helped South Canberra break its finals drought in the State League netball competition, holding off Canberra 51-45 in the final round on Sunday to secure its spot in the top four. 

Steph Talbot, Alex Bunton named in World Uni Games squad

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Jon Tuxworth 7:57 PM   The Canberra Gunners have succumbed to a second straight South-East Australia Basketball Association loss, going down to Nunawading Spectres 104-87 at Belconnen on Saturday night.

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Horse Racing

Black type racing review to strengthen product

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Chris Roots 8:36 PM   Australian black type racing is being reviewed with a focus on the autumn programs of Sydney and Melbourne. The outcome for 2016 will be decided by the Pattern Committee at its August meeting.

McDonald leaves Sydney behind for English summer

Thumbs up: James McDonald is heading off to Royal Ascot.

Chris Roots 8:32 PM   Premier jockey James McDonald will not be seen in Sydney again this season as he takes an opportunity to ride the English summer after Brisbane's Stradbroke meeting on June 6.

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Bulldogs win thriller against Raiders

Canterbury Bulldogs on top against Canberra Raiders

Brumbies too strong for Lions

The Brumbies run in four tries to secure a bonus point victory in Johannesburg.

Brumbies vs Lions

The ACT Brumbies take on the Emirates Lions at Emirates Airline Park in South Africa.

Raiders vs Dragons

The Canberra Raiders take on the St George Illawarra Dragons at WIN Stadium.

Panthers vs Olympic

Canberra Olympic took on the Monaro Panthers at O'Connor enclosed oval.

National Capital Rally

Scenes from the National Capital Rally in the ACT as part of the National Rally Championship.

Sharks snatch golden point win over Titans

The Cronulla Sharks come from behind to defeat the Titans 23-22.

Melbourne Storm beat Souths and go top

Melbourne Storm overcome the South Sydney Rabbitohs 16-12.

Johnson bedazzles Parramatta Eels

The New Zealand Warriors beat the Eels 17-13 in golden point.

John I Dent Cup: Royals v Uni-Norths

The Royals and Uni-Norths clash in the John I Dent Cup.