Brumbies on a high

Chris Dutton 9:50 PM   David Pocock flogged in a "unique" altitude room as an injury test dummy.

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Raiders consider relocation to Civic

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Chris Dutton 11:45 PM   The Canberra Raiders are set to move their training base to Civic to embrace the City to the Lake project, keen to capitalise on the ACT government's vision to revitalise the city in the coming years.

The A.B. de Villiers show rolls into Canberra

South Africa's finest: A.B. de Villiers with Hashim Amla at Manuka Oval.

Chris Dutton 7:08 PM   Former Ireland coach Adrian Birrell believes no bowling attack in world cricket can contain A.B. de Villiers.

Hayne poised to announce his NFL pick

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NFL hopeful Jarryd Hayne working out with renowned sprint coach Roger Fabri at Coogee Oval. 20th February 2015
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Michael Chammas 10:14 PM   Jarryd Hayne is set to end months of speculation when he announces his deal with a NFL club on Tuesday afternoon.

Brumbies bolstered by trio's signatures

Christian Lealiifano is poised to re-sign with the Brumbies.

David Polkinghorne 7:07 PM   The ACT Brumbies are poised to re-sign three stars.

Canberra brigade in running for new series

Matthew Dale with Rom Baro, Gratz Vella with American Time and Nick Olive with Single Gaze.

Jon Tuxworth 7:01 PM   Nick Olive says Racing NSW's backflip on banning ACT horses from the Country Championships is common sense.

Wanderers' fan faces ban for the slap   

Double: Kerem Bulut celebrates with Wanderers' fans after his second goal.

Sebastian Hassett 10:00 PM   A Western Sydney Wanderers fan could face a multi-year ban from A-League matches and possible police charges after hitting Sydney FC defender Aaron Calver at the conclusion of the Sydney derby at Pirtek Stadium.

Cricket

Pakistan defeat Zimbabwe for first victory

Pakistan's Wahab Riaz (centre) celebrates with teammates after dismissing Zimbabwe's Tawanda Mupariwa for a duck.

11:23 PM   Pakistan has defeated Zimbabwe by 20 runs to claim their first win in the World Cup.

Beating England 'easy': Sri Lanka in a cakewalk

Lahiru Thirimanne drives a ball to the boundary during his unbeaten ton on Sunday.

Greg Baum 11:16 PM   Colloquially, the arena is called the Cake Tin. Aesthetically, it resembles the amphitheatre in the Monty Python spoof The Life Of Brian, which was not entirely inappropriate this day. Crucially, it turned out to be a lolly jar.

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Three Australian finalists a pipedream

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Paul Cully 7:16 PM   ARU boss Bill Pulver's pre-season prediction about three locals in the finals is already looking on the hopeful side.

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Turner to find out if he needs neck surgery

Cautious: Kyle Turner is waiting to see if he needs neck surgery.

Michael Chammas 11:33 PM   South Sydney forward Kyle Turner will this week find out whether he requires surgery on the neck injury he suffered in last month's NRL All Stars match on the Gold Coast.

Sea Eagles troubled by NRL assurances to Cherry-Evans

On the move? Manly star Daly Cherry-Evans.

Brad Walter 10:53 PM    Manly chief executive Joe Kelly has raised concerns about the NRL owning a club that is trying to lure away star Sea Eagles halfback Daly Cherry-Evans following revelations of a meeting last week between his management and NRL head of football Todd Greenberg.

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ACT Sport

Tegan Molloy finishes second in Oceania downhill mountain bike champs

Tegan Molloy enjoyed success on Sunday in Toowoomba.

David Polkinghorne 7:04 PM   Jindabyne mountain biker Tegan Molloy has finished second in the women's elite downhill on Sunday.

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Soccer

Wellington break Victory duck in five-goal thriller

Double header as Besart Berisha of the Victory and Benjamin Sigmund of the Phoenix contend for the ball.

Michael Lynch 9:59 PM   Wellington Phoneix's inability to win away against Melbourne Victory finally snapped.

Muscat left fuming at key lapses

Archie Thompson of the Victory with a plaque which was presented to him to mark his 200th game.

Michael Lynch 8:50 PM   Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat could not disguise his disappointment at his side’s slipshod set-piece defending after conceding two goals through free kicks to Wellington Phoenix in Victory’s 3-2 home defeat to the Kiwis.

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Tennis

Safarova wins Qatar WTA title

Lucie Safarova got back-to-back tournament wins for the first time in her career.

11:35 PM   Lucie Safarova continued her fine start to 2015 by claiming her first ever victory over Victoria Azarenka to win the Qatar Open title in Doha on Saturday.

Masur says Australia can win Davis Cup

Been there, doing that: Pat Rafter (left) and Wally Masur. Masur said he felt obliged to step in after encouraging Rafter to become TA’s performance director.

Linda Pearce 6:30 PM   In the early days of Wally Masur's five-year stint as Australia's Davis Cup coach from 2001, the former world No.15 was so enthusiastic about the prospects of a marquee squad that included Pat Rafter, Mark Philippoussis, and a young Lleyton Hewitt that he made what he now calls a "bizarre" declaration to then-captain John Fitzgerald about what endless glories could lie ahead.

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Cricket World Cup: Windies vs Zimbabwe

The West Indies take on a determined Zimbabwe in their Group B match at Manuka Oval.

Knights spoil Raiders' Seiffert homecoming

Newcastle coasted to a 26-4 trial win over Canberra in Queanbeyan.

Wests/UC take on Eastlake in first grade

The race for semi-finals spots heats up at Kingston Oval.

Adelaide leave it late to beat Wanderers

More heartbreak for Wanderers as Reds strike late at Hindmarsh.

Sydney FC edge out Mariners in thriller

A stunning Rhyan Grant goal helped Sydney FC to a 4-2 win.

Darren Bravo cops a nasty blow to head

West Indian batsmen Darren Bravo suffered a scare against Pakistan.

League HQ's NRL 2015 season preview

League HQ brings you an interactive on every NRL team.

Interactive game: World's best fielder

It's you vs the world, as you play along in the Cricket World Cup.

Afghanistan meets Bangladesh in ACT

Afghanistan and Bangladesh draw a crowd at Manuka Oval.

Australia pummels England at the MCG

Cricket World Cup 2015: Australia v England at the MCG.