Broken Brumbies bouncing back with trampolines

Chris Dutton 10:23 PM   Variety is the spice of life when it comes to rehabilitation from injuries.

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Raiders call on app to protect against burnout

Raiders Edrick Lee, left, and David Shillington back in pre-season slog.

Chris Wilson 10:23 PM   Could a smartphone application help charge-up the Canberra Raiders ahead of the longest NRL season in history?

Can Campese and Raiders handle the truth?

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Chris Wilson 11:00 PM   There's two sides to Terry Campese's story at the Raiders, and that's the problem.

Sportstar of the Year

Powell, Buchanan win ACT's top gong

sport star winners

David Polkinghorne 11:00 PM   Sue Powell joins basketball star Lauren Jackson in record books.

Soccer

Gungahlin kicking goals in the NPL

Gungahlin United will play in the men's Capital Football National Premier League next season.  (rear from left), men's head coach Claudio Canosa, assistant head coach Mitch Stevens, president Ricardo Alberto, front from left, under-18 player Frazier Phillips and men's premier league player Stephen Domenici at Gungahlin Enclosed Oval.

Lee Gaskin   Gungahlin United is hoping to turn a growing junior base into a Premier League force, attracting a former international coach and a swag of high-profile recruits.

Basketball

Coddington making an impact in starting role

ACT junior Alice Coddington is making an impact for the Canberra Capitals.

Lee Gaskin   Canberra Capitals guard Alice Coddington is embracing her new-found role in the starting team for Saturday's WNBL game against the Dandenong Rangers.

Indoor sports under ACT spotlight

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Lee Gaskin 12:00 AM   The ACT Government will announce on Saturday a review of existing indoor sports facilities in the ACT to identify areas to improve.

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Basketball

Bishop on fire as Capitals dominate Rangers

Canberra Capitals captain Abby Bishop had a game-high 28 points and 12 rebounds against the Dandenong Rangers on Saturday,

Lee Gaskin 6:59 PM   The Canberra Capitals roar back to form with an easy 101-72 victory against the Dandenong Rangers at the AIS Arena on Saturday.

Trainer dreams of tilt at Country Championships with Torio Away

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Jared Dorrington 5:00 PM   Mark Schmetzer has his heart set on the rich Country Championships for Torio Away, despite the four-year-old still being a maiden.

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Rugby Heaven

ACT presses ARU for Tests

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David Polkinghorne 4:08 PM   The ACT government is lobbying the Australian Rugby Union to bring Rugby Championship matches and major events such as the John Eales Medal to Canberra to help grow the game in the region.

Cooper urges Beale to learn from mistakes

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Chris Dutton 9:02 AM   Recalled Test star Quade Cooper has urged Kurtley Beale to learn from his off-field troubles, adding he turned his career around to be a role model to his brothers.

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League HQ

New Zealand scrape past Samoa

Kevin Proctor of New Zealand charges forward during the Four Nations match.

Steve Mascord 7:16 PM   Brave Samoa are set to take out their frustrations on Australia in Wollongong next Sunday after suffering an agonising late defeat to New Zealand in Whangarei.

The player trade: How your team is shaping up

New start at the Eels: Anthony Watmough.

Michael Chammas 6:41 PM   Rugby league began life after Jarryd Hayne, Sam Burgess and Sonny Bill Williams this week with the first teams returning for pre-season training.

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Football

Brosque hopes Mariners' knowledge makes the difference

Sebastian Hassett 3:19 PM   Sydney FC forward Alex Brosque is hoping coach Graham Arnold gets a dream win over Central Coast on Sunday.

Great expectations a burden City's lesser lights must shoulder

High class: David Villa after the Melbourne City-Adelaide United clash.

Michael Lynch 2:13 PM   It's not as if Melbourne City is playing badly, like a struggling bottom of the table team. Not most of the time, anyway.

Cricket

Australia's batsmen crumble in the heat

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Andrew Wu 7:21 PM   When Australia last lost a series to Pakistan, Paul Keating was Prime Minister, Mark Taylor was in his first series as Test captain and Jeune won the Melbourne Cup.

Gloves off in contest for Australia's next wicketkeeper

Chloe Saltau 5:23 PM   When it comes to picking a wicketkeeper to replace Brad Haddin, the selectors are spoilt for choice.

Racing

Preferment lays claim for Cup with Derby success

Preferment, ridden by Damien Oliver, wins the Victoria Derby at Flemington on Saturday.

Patrick Bartley 7:17 PM   It took just a matter of minutes for five-time derby winning jockey Damien Oliver to declare his latest success Preferment a genuine Melbourne Cup contender next year.

Waller says he is still learning, despite Derby day brilliance

Thundered home: Blake Shinn celebrates after Thunder Lady powered home at $31 in the Wakeful Stakes.

Adam Pengilly and Chris Roots 7:05 PM   Sydney's all-conquering trainer Chris Waller has tapped into the three-year-olds' spring riches.

Canberra Roller Derby Grand Final

The Brindabelters took on the Black&Bluebelles at the AIS Arena.

Netball: Australian Diamonds vs England

The Australian Diamonds took on England at the AIS Arena for the International Test Series.

Cricket Australia XI v West Indies

The Cricket Australia Women's XI take on the West Indies at Manuka Oval.

Siddle: Australia fit and ready for Test

Peter Siddle insists Australia are fighting fit and ready for their first Test with Pakistan in Dubai.

Goalfest in European Champions League

Chelsea and Bayern Munich scored big wins while Manchester City suffered in a stunning comeback by CSKA Moscow.

Indian footballer dies after goal celebration

Bethlehem Vengthlang FC midfielder Peter Biaksangzuala has died from severe spinal cord damage.

Haka response sparks controversy

Tempers flare between the Junior Kangaroos and Junior Kiwis as the two sides come close to fighting during a pre-game haka.

Canberra United v Adelaide United

Canberra United failed to take advantage of an early Michelle Heyman goal, losing 2-3 to Adelaide United at McKellar.

Canberra Capitals v Sydney Flames

The Canberra Capitals went down the Sydney Flames at the AIS Arena on Saturday night.

ASADA issues new show-cause notices

The Australian Sports Anti-doping Authority has issued amended show-cause notices to 34 current and former Essendon players.