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Live: New Zealand v Australia, third ODI

Josh Hazlewood.

Follow our live match tracker as the Aussies look to take the series with a win over New Zealand.

Finch axed as Australia's T20 captain

Aaron Finch of Australia celebrates scoring a century.

Aaron Finch has been axed as Australia's Twenty20 captain on the eve of the World Twenty20, with Steve Smith to replace him.

Baptiste confident one trial enough for Raiders

Kurt Baptiste and Paul Vaughan in action against the Warriors on Sunday.

Jon Tuxworth   Kurt Baptiste is confident the fact the Raiders will play just one trial will have them ready to break their finals drought.

It's Eels if I quit NFL: Hayne

Uncertain future: Jarryd Hayne.

Jarryd Hayne has quashed rumours linking him to the Sydney Roosters, adamant he wants to return to the Parramatta Eels if he was to quit the NFL.

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Eels beat Warriors to claim Auckland Nines

Unearthed: Bevan French of the Eels celebrates after scoring a try during the Auckland Nines final.

Michael Carayannis 7:04 PM   The Eels could not have started their 2016 campaign any better after beating the New Zealand Warriors 22-4 in the final of the Auckland Nines.

Barrett labels Nines 'dangerous' and 'risky'

Eagles rocked: Manly suffererd a heavy injury toll, with Jake Trbojevic with suspected concussion taken off after a ...

Michael Carayannis 6:24 PM   Trent Barrett has declared the Auckland Nines to be 'dangerous' and says the NRL is taking risks with players' welfare after his tournament hopes were dashed through injury.

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Brumbies' young talent time

Nick Jooste impressed in his first hit-out with the Brumbies.

David Polkinghorne 8:09 PM   Brumbies playmaker full of praise for young guns after playing for the Super Rugby province for the first time.

Dennis backs Robinson to impress

Reece Robinson is looking for a fresh start with the Waratahs.

David Polkinghorne   Former Canberra Raiders back shines in first hit-out for Super Rugby province NSW Waratahs.

Try after the siren sinks Australia

Rieko Ioane celebrates his tournament-winning try after the final siren in Sydney.

New Zealand - as they have done for so many years - have yet again inflicted a psychological blow to Australia after scoring a try after to the siren to clinch the Sydney Sevens 27-24 at Allianz Stadium.

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Carters back in ACT for Futures League

NSW wicketkeeper Ryan Carters will be back in Canberra for Monday's Futures League game against the ACT Comets.

Lee Gaskin 6:00 PM   Ryan Carters says the importance of having the ACT Comets in the Futures League cannot be understated.

Cricket

Australian women have work to do before NZ

The Age, News, 8/01/2016. photo by Justin McManus. WBBL Melbourne Stars V Adelaide Strikers. Meg Lanning on her way to ...

4:03 PM   Australia's women's cricket team have lost momentum in the 50-over format ahead of their New Zealand tour, skipper Meg Lanning has admitted.

Barty returns to tennis

Back to tennis: Ashleigh Barty.

1:46 PM   Having tried her hand at cricket, Australia's former Wimbledon junior champion Ashleigh Barty will have a second crack at a professional tennis career.

Soccer

Fan behaviour threatens Wanderers competition points

Wanderers fans during the round 18 A-League match between the Melbourne Victory and Western Sydney in Melbourne on Saturday.

Western Sydney Wanderers could be stripped of competition points due to the poor behaviour of a number of supporters who ignited flares and rail detonators during Saturday's draw with Melbourne Victory.

Derby clash could define City and Victory's finals hopes

Referee Adam Fielding issues a red card to Jacob Melling of Melbourne City.

Its just as well for Melbourne City coach John Van't Schip that he remains committed to the team's attacking philosophy, as a combination of suspension, lack of match sharpness and injury will mean he can barely field a defence for Saturday night's derby clash with Melbourne Victory.

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League HQ

Koroisau charged by police

Charged: Apisai Koroisau  during his playing days with South Sydney.

Another NRL star has been charged by police.

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All Stars future under threat; moves to fast-track the end of the under-20s competition

Justin Hodges of the Indigenous All Stars takes the ball up against the NRL All Stars on the Gold Coast in February last ...

Saturday's NRL All Stars match could be the last in its current format with the fixture in jeopardy, while the National Youth Competition may end as soon as this year.

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CANBERRA RAIDERS NEWS

Rugby Heaven

Larkham sees 'a lot of pleasing things' in Brumbies' Tahs trial loss

The Brumbies' Sam Carter fends off the Waratahs' Will Skelton.

David Polkinghorne   Waratahs come from behind in 21-17 win in front of big crowd at Wagga Wagga on Saturday night.

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AFL

Debt down but losses mount for AFL clubs

Simpkin (right) with Hawk skipper Luke Hodge after the 2013 grand final.

The 10 Victorian-based AFL clubs managed to cut their debt levels but financial losses increased in 2015, and tougher trading conditions could impact their fiscal performances this year.

AFL clubs seek a greater share of TV riches

The future of the "luxury tax' is at stake.

The fight for a greater share of the record $2.508 billion broadcast rights spoils has begun, with AFL clubs pushing for the league to follow the NRL and move to markedly increase the amount distributed to each club.

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ACT Sport

Clarke speeds into Olympic team

Joshua Clarke booked his Olympic spot by running 10.15 seconds in his 100m win at the Athletics ACT championships

Josh Clarke books ticket to Rio with PB of 10.15 seconds in Canberra.

Master and apprentice star in Wests/UC win over Eastlake

Eastlake's Mitch Taylor-Briscoe in action against Wests-UC on Saturday.

Jon Tuxworth   At 37 and 16 years old respectively, Wests/UC openers Darren Richards and Matthew Gilkes are at opposite ends of their cricket careers. 

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Horse Racing

Japanese quartet to headline overseas entries for The Championships

Return trip: Tosen Stardom will again feature in the 2000m weight-for-age contest.

Japanese group 1 winners Isla Bonita and Logotype, the former a previous champion three-year-old colt, will spearhead the international contingent for The Championships at Randwick in April.

Pride Of Dubai retired after sustaining recurrence of bone bruising

Retired: Pride of Dubai.

Dual group 1 winner Pride Of Dubai has been retired after a veterinary examination revealed he sustained a similar injury in his Eskimo Prince Stakes flop to the one that kept him off the track for almost 10 months.

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Eels stun Warriors    to win Nines title

Tournament underdogs Parramatta have started the year in style.

Glory stay within striking distance

Perth made sure Wellington stayed winless for nine games.

Raiders in action at the Auckland Nines

The young Raiders impressed to make the quarter-finals.

ACT Championships and ICP Grand Prix

Ahletes compete in the ACT titles and ICP Grand Prix.

WNBL: Canberra Capitals v Rangers

The Capitals lost their 21st match in a row against Dandenong.

Hutchison scores golden try for Aussies

Teenager Henry Hutchison has scored the try of his life.

Johnson steps up a gear against Broncos

The Warriors were facing an early exit until Shaun Johnson arrived.

Leicester dominate Manchester City 3-1

Leicester can't really win the Premier League, can they?

ACT Premier Cricket: Wests-UC v Eastlake

Wests-UC take on Eastlake in the Douglas Cup competition.

ACT Athletics titles and IPC Grand Prix

ACT Athletics Championships and the IPC Athletics Grand Prix.