Jon Tuxworth 10:43 PM Canberra Raiders five-eighth Blake Austin has extended his contract until the end of 2018.
Jesse Hogan 9:56 AM Acting Twenty20 captain Steve Smith cited the inability of Australia's middle-order batsmen to score boundaries immediately upon arriving at the crease as significant in England's ability to hang on for a five-run win in the team's one-off Twenty20 on Monday.
Jesse Hogan 6:58 AM Steve Smith came within 10 runs of replicating his remarkable record of scoring a century in his first match as captain as Australia squandered a great opportunity to successfully chase a hefty total in the one-off Twenty20 international against England in Cardiff on Monday.
Matt Murnane and Daniel Cherny 8:20 PM If there was ever a year one team could complete football's version of Mission Impossible – win the premiership from outside the top four – this is the season to do it.
Richard Shute 9:42 AM The protracted deal between English Premier League giants Manchester United and their Spanish counterparts Real Madrid for goalkeeper David de Gea has reportedly fallen apart due to an administrative calamity.
5:19 PM Canberra Cockatoos competitor Ian Lawford warmed up for the Australian championships, winning two races at the national orienteering league at Ballarat last weekend.
Lee Gaskin 4:46 PM Eastlake's Ben Dowdell and Ainslie's Nick Salter have been named in the NEAFL team of the year.
Chris Roots 10:55 AM Godolphin's Exosphere is the Golden Rose favourite after a disappointing barrier trial from Vancouver at Rosehill on Tuesday.
Adam Pengilly 11:59 PM Flowers with a scribbled note on a betting ticket at the gates of Princes Farm. Perhaps the perfect tribute for the man boasting a racing intellect without peer and a fondness for the simple things in life.
The Canberra Raiders take on the Penrith Panthers at home in the second-to-last round of the NRL.
Canberra Raiders post 34-18 win over Penrith Panthers to round out an otherwise disappointing home season.
After a big win over St Kilda on the weekend, the Swans are quietly confident as the finals loom.
Swansea inflict Manchester United first loss of season while Southampton record first win of season.
World number three Maria Sharapova withdraws from the US Open due to injury.
St. Edmunds College and Daramalan College clash in the grand final of the ACT Junior Rugby Union competition.
Queanbeyan Blues clash with West Belconnen in the preliminary final of the Canberra Raiders Cup at Seiffert Oval.
Michael Carayannis previews the round 25 clash between the Canberra Raiders and the Penrith Panthers.