Gold Coast won't try to make Sezer renege on deal

Lee Gaskin 8:08 PM   Rest easy Raiders fans - Aidan Sezer is still on his way to Canberra in 2016.

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'I'd walk out again': Stuart fuming at refs

Ricky Stuart says he doesn't regret sensationally walking out of last weekend's post-game press conference and would do it again.

Lee Gaskin 12:50 PM   Ricky Stuart says he doesn't regret sensationally walking out of last weekend's post-game press conference and would do it again.

Vergano helps league in battle against AFL

Chairman of Canberra Region Rugby League Noel Bissett, general  manager Canberra Region and Community Rugby League Mark Vergano and Raiders CEO Don Furner.

Lee Gaskin 8:11 PM   Former Cricket ACT chief Mark Vergano will now be helping rugby league in the battle for grassroots supremacy.

Pocock 'stoked' about Goodes' war dance

David Pocock says Adam Goodes' war dance was 'great for sport'.

David Polkinghorne 6:20 PM   David Pocock says former Australian of the Year Adam Goodes' indigenous war dance is "great for sport and great for Australia".

Hodgson wants Brumbies deja vu 

Matt Hodgson says his side is already looking towards next season.

David Polkinghorne 8:00 PM   Western Force skipper Matt Hodgson wants to repeat their 2013 home victory over the ACT Brumbies to give his cellar-dwelling Super Rugby province a springboard into next year.

Blue Devils knock Tuggers out of FFA Cup

Goran Mukevski got on the score sheet for Belconnen United.

Lee Gaskin 9:04 PM    Belconnen United is the first team through to the Capital Football final of FFA Cup qualifying.

Clut scores twice in 3-0 win over Villarreal

Impressive: Devante Clut scored twice as Brisbane Roar beat Villarreal 3-0.

Vince Rugari 9:09 PM   Brisbane Roar wunderkind Devante Clut scored twice as the A-League club scored a 3-0 upset win over Spanish outfit Villarreal in Wednesday night's LFP World Challenge clash.

Suns duo break booze pact

Charlie Dixon's use of alcohol generally is now a concern for the club.

Samantha Lane 10:07 PM   Since Jack Martin and Charlie Dixon's breach of a Gold Coast Suns' pact to a period of sobriety, concerns have emerged over a separate confession from the club's top goalkicker.

League HQ

'This doesn't look honourable,' says Cherry-Evans. We know.

Andrew Webster headshot dinkus

Andrew Webster 10:44 PM   What of the Manly fans, who are torn by the fact a champion half is staying and that the fact their champion fact was more than ready to leave them six weeks ago for a fat deal on the Goldie?

DCE faces tough road back to Origin

Daly Cherry-Evans.

Phil Lutton 9:16 PM   The ramifications of Daly Cherry-Evans' backing out of his deal with the Gold Coast Titans could stretch beyond his NRL club career, with fresh questions to be raised over his place in the Maroons Origin side for game two of the series.

CANBERRA RAIDERS NEWS

Rugby Heaven

SANZAR vows to continue dangerous play crackdown

Lyndon Bray

Georgina Robinson 8:00 PM   Super Rugby administrators have declined to answer questions about the consistency of SANZAR's judicial process but vowed to continue a crackdown on suspected incidents of dangerous play. 

ACT BRUMBIES NEWS

Cricket

Live: West Indies v Australia, first Test, Dominica

Nathan Lyon

Jesse Hogan 1:25 AM   Australia are in the West Indies for a two-Test series. The first Test in Dominica begins late Wednesday night (Australian time). Jesse Hogan will take you through every minute.

Voges makes debut, Ahmed misses out

Adam Voges (right) is congratulated by teammate Shane Watson on his Test debut.

Chris Barrett 11:46 PM   More than a decade after his arrival on the Australian interstate scene, Adam Voges has finally gained a Test berth for the first of two matches against the West Indies.

AFL

Freeze the frees - Scott demands less charity

Big decisions: Cats coach Chris Scott has a great deal on his mind.

Peter Hanlon 8:19 PM   Geelong coach bemoans his team's status as the worst free kick offender in the AFL.

Dixon confesses regular match-eve drinking

Charlie Dixon's use of alcohol generally is now a concern for the club.

Samantha Lane 10:07 PM   Since Jack Martin and Charlie Dixon's breach of a Gold Coast Suns' pact to a period of sobriety, concerns have emerged over a separate confession from the club's top goalkicker.

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Soccer

Interpol issues alerts as FIFA fallout continues

Former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner.

1:20 AM   The so-called red notices, issued at the request of the United States, were for two former senior FIFA officials and four corporate executives.

Blatter's gone - now it's time to split Asia into two conferences

Michael Cockerill

Michael Cockerill 1:18 AM   Real change in FIFA would result in the Asian Football Confederation being split in two.

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ACT Sport

Griffiths earns rising star nod

Liam Griffiths is the round eight NEAFL Rising Star nominee.

8:06 PM   Ainlsie midfielder Liam Griffiths' has been named the round 8 NEAFL Rising Star.

Philip Oval set to host AFL Canberra finals, boost cricket levels

Ball hitting cricket stumps on, bails flying, close up (generic) squiz

Zac Lawrence 5:33 PM   An upgrade to Phillip Oval can further boost the region's cricket levels, Cricket ACT boss Cameron French says.

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Horse Racing

Triple crown hopeful American Pharoah settles into Belmont Park stables ahead of shot at history

Shot at history: Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner American Pharoah is led around the stable by trainer Bob Baffert after arriving at Belmont Park.

Melissa Hoppert 9:42 PM   The more the rain pelted the grounds outside the refurbished Barn 1 at Belmont Park on Tuesday, the more the crowd grew.

All horses for major spring races to be tested out of season

National testing approach: Victorian chief steward Terry Bailey.

Patrick Bartley 8:55 PM   Potential Melbourne Cup and spring hopefuls stabled out of Victoria for the first time will come under a national out of competition testing regime.

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FFA welcomes Blatter resignation

FIFA president Sepp Blatter says he'll resign for good of the game.

Wawrinka knocks Federer out of Open

Stan Wawrinka knocks Swiss compatriot Roger Federer out.

Sharapova falls to Safarova in Paris

Defending champion was the only major casualty of the fourth-round.

Capital Football NPL: Olympic v Cooma

Canberra Olympic take on Tigers Football Club at O'Connor.

Canberra Raiders Cup: Rams v Warriors

The Woden Rams take on the West Belconnen Warriors.

Capital League: Goulburn v United

United takes on Goulburn at the National Hockey Centre.

Arsenal coach reflects on FA Cup win

Arsenal romped to a 4-0 win over Aston Villa to lift the FA Cup.

Lions register historic victory over the Tahs

The Lions beat the Waratahs 27-22 in Johannesburg.

Broncos too good for Raiders in Canberra

Brisbane provisionally move to the top of the ladder after 24-12 win.

Raiders go down against Broncos

The Brisbane Broncos took on the Raiders at Canberra Stadium.