Kyrgios' surprising new partnership

Jon Tuxworth 10:29 AM   Canberra tennis star has signed as an ambassador for Malaysia Airlines.

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Burns named in Socceroos squad

Phoenix striker Nathan Burns has been named in the Socceroos' Asian Cup squad.

Michael Lynch 9:38 AM   Wellington Phoenix striker Nathan Burns' goals glut has seen him grab an 11th hour place in the Australian squad for the Asian Cup.

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Man evicted for illegal betting

Venue: Rajiv Mulchandani was evicted from ANZ Stadium during the Sydney Thunder-Brisbane Heat match on Sunday.

Chris Barrett 10:00 PM   A British citizen is again on the radar of cricket officials as the World Cup approaches after being evicted from Big Bash League matches at the SCG and ANZ Stadium over the past four days for illegal betting.

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ABL strikes out Cavalry win

The problems started when Cavalry right-fielder Adam Silva was hit by a pitch.

David Polkinghorne 6:04 PM   Australian Baseball League penalises Asia Series champions for import rule breach.

Three Canberra players in Matildas squad


David Polkinghorne 7:37 PM   Canberra United striker Ashleigh Sykes' ultimate goal is play at next year's World Cup with her twin sister Nicole Begg and Matildas coach Alen Stajcic has opened the door for that to happen.

Dugan set to switch positions in game

Josh Dugan

Michael Carayannis 8:00 PM   Paul McGregor is considering switching Josh Dugan between centre and fullback during matches, and has removed the shackles on halves Benji Marshall and Gareth Widdop.

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Joe Burns loves a testing challenge

Feeling the pain: Joe Burns is whacked in the chest in the game against Sydney Thunder.

Daniel Lane 8:00 PM   Joe Burns, the man expected to become Australia's 441st Test player, rejected an extension to his contract in order to put pressure on himself to score runs.

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Matildas coach Alen Stajcic says W-League grand final will help find new broadcaster

Canberra United celebrates its W-League championship after beating Perth Glory 3-1 in the grand final on Sunday.

David Polkinghorne 6:55 PM   Matildas coach Alen Stajcic thinks the momentum created by the W-League grand final will help the Football Federation Australia find a new broadcaster for next season.

Canberra Syke out Perth to claim W-League title

Canberra United captain Nicole Begg kisses the W-League trophy.

Lee Gaskin   Canberra United has claimed the club's second W-League championship with a 3-1 victory against minor premiers Perth Glory in the grand final at nib Stadium on Sunday.


Rugby Heaven

Rugby World Cup dream alive again for 'Honey Badger' Cummins

Nick Cummins.

1:42 PM   The World Cup dream of Nick Cummins is alive again, with the Wallaby winger securing a loan deal back to the Western Force for the 2015 Super Rugby season.

Sam Burgess scores his first rugby union try

Sam Burgess

1:43 PM   Former NRL star Sam Burgess has scored his first try in rugby union.


League HQ

SBW: Sport-hopping to stay

Suited and booted: Sonny Bill Williams in Sydney on Friday.

Darren Walton   He accepts the NRL may not like it, but Sonny Bill Williams says players switching codes and dabbling in boxing are realities of modern-day sport that make football careers even more enticing.

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No green to be seen as Fergo and Waerea-Hargreaves train with the Roosters in Canberra

Jared Waerea-Hargreaves meets Roosters fans in Canberra on Sunday.

Jon Tuxworth   Canberra Raiders fans could be forgiven for thinking all their Christmases had come at once when they hear Blake Ferguson and Jared Waerea-Hargreaves are training in the capital.



Postecoglou a man on a mission as he searches for the perfect blend

Michael Lynch 3:39 PM   'I want us to win playing exciting attacking football and that measure never changes for me. Its right that our supporters have expectations for our team. Public expectation should be what it is.

Ognenovski out for season as Sydney FC injury crisis deepens

Out for the year: Sasa Ognenovski is out for the season.

Sebastian Hassett 3:06 PM   Sydney FC's injury crisis has taken another severe hit with towering defender Sasa Ognenovski ruled out for the rest of the season with an unusual case of nerve damage.


John Maclean: the godfather who kept at it

Peter Hanlon 3:39 PM   Ever since John Maclean first donned big gloves and little pads, no matter if he was close enough to tip the bails off with a twitch of his `tash, it seemed Rod Marsh always managed to squeeze between him and the stumps. Both were sturdy, surprisingly sprightly, Aussie sportsmen of their time. For Maclean, it must have felt like being the less-loved twin.

CRIK:Ponting backs Bailey for ODI captain

3:17 PM   eorge Bailey is the right man to lead Australia into the World Cup in February if Michael Clarke is unfit, says former captain Ricky Ponting.


Headwater to launch at Moonee Valley

Plans well advanced: Racing NSW is working on equine biological passports.

8:24 PM   A sibling to one of Australia‚Äôs most expensive yearlings has been nominated to make his debut at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

The Tabcorp v TVN stoush explained

Patrick Bartley

Patrick Bartley 4:42 PM   While the sheer mention of the Tabcorp-TVN dispute has the potential to glaze over the eyes of even the most interested of racegoers, the unrest caused by the breakdown of negotiations could have far wider ramifications than just having race meetings broadcast live or not.

Canberra United Take W-League Title

A thrilling W-League Grand Finals sees Canberra United defeat Perth Glory at their home ground 3-0.

ACT Cricket: Douglas Cup

Tuggeranong Valley clash with Ginninderra in the Douglas Cup at Chisholm Oval.

ACT Meteors v Queensland Fire

ACT Meteors take out Queensland Fire at Manuka Oval.

Ouch! The painful sporting moments of 2014

The moments which left sportspeople in pain and spectators wincing.

Regional Twenty20 Final at Manuka Oval

The North Canberra Gungahlin Eagles take on the Queanbeyan Blue Bags in the The Konica Cup Regional Twenty20 final at Manuka Oval.

Canberra Capitals vs Townsville Fire

The Canberra Capitals take on the Townsville Fire at AIS Arena in Bruce in the WNBL.

Canberra Cavalry vs Melbourne Aces

Canberra Cavalry take on Melbourne Aces at Narrabundah Ballpark in the ABL.

Geoff Lawson praises Sean Abbott

Blues bowling coach Geoff Lawson opens up about the Phillip Hughes tragedy and how state and national team players have coped.

A global snapshot of sport - December 10

A look at the best in sports photos from around the world.

W-League: Canberra United vs Perth Glory

Canberra United take on Perth Glory at Viking Park, Erindale.