Hammond out to atone for Commonwealth Games

Jon Tuxworth 1:05 AM   Jake Hammond remembers the day he shared a track with Usain Bolt as one of the best and worst moments of his career. 

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Heat on, but Triple-Tri called off

Chris Wilson 8:14 PM   Bushfire risks have forced the last-minute cancellation of one of Canberra's top endurance events.

Golf

Campbell rides luck on  Masters leaderboard

Chris Campbell  putts on the 18th green during day three of the Australian Masters.

Jon Tuxworth 6:31 PM   His caddy's a croupier at Canberra casino and Chris Campbell rode his luck to rocket into the Australian Masters top ten with a fine third round at Metropolitan Golf Club on Saturday. 

Burger king Patty grills PM

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Jon Tuxworth 9:21 PM   Patty Mills grills the PM, Canberra ready for big-time golf and Daddy Day-Care at the Canberra Raiders.

Cricket

Spaseski century puts Demons in poll position

 Wests batsman Callum Taylor faces Queanbeyan bowler Sam
Taylor.

Jon Tuxworth 8:00 PM   ANU must be getting sick of the sight of Michael Spaseski after the Eastlake skipper terrorised it again with a blistering century at Kingston Oval on Saturday. 

Cycling

 Matthews to skip our summer for Europe

Michael Matthews celebrates winning a sprint finish in Spain.

David Polkinghorne 7:00 PM   Emerging superstar Michael Matthews will skip the Australian summer with his year built around getting his first Tour de France stage win, continued success at the Giro d'Italia and aiming for the spring one-day classics as well.

Racing

Ward back in the saddle

Ward got the all clear from his neurosurgeon and doctor on Monday and was back at work at 4.30am the following day.

David Polkinghorne 6:50 PM    Plans to return to racing at Canberra.

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Baseball

Thornton makes up the numbers for Cavs

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Basketball

Taylor and Pondexter run riot in Rangers win

Basketball

Jon Tuxworth 9:12 PM   The Canberra Capitals' WNBL finals hopes have taken a huge hit after they plunged to a 92-72 loss at bottom side Dandenong on Saturday night. 

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Rugby Heaven

All Blacks stun Wales with second-half masterclass

Beauden Barrett

11:51 AM   Beauden Barrett stepped into Dan Carter's boots with aplomb to help extend New Zealand's winning streak over Wales to 26 matches with a 34-16 victory on Saturday.

Argentina's drop goals sink France

Tomas Cubelli unleashes a box kick against France.

9:17 AM   Argentina produced a tactical masterclass to beat France 18-13 at the Stade de France in Paris on Saturday.

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League HQ

Souths stand down player after charge

Stood down: Cody Walker.

Adrian Proszenko 5:54 AM   Another South Sydney player, Melbourne recruit Cody Walker, has been charged with domestic assault on the the eve of White Ribbon Day celebrations.

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Graham breaks silence for Gallen

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Danny Weidler 2:43 AM    For months Wade Graham has sat and stewed – angry that his mate and skipper Paul Gallen has copped it between the eyes.

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Football

Mulvey reportedly sacked, but it's news to him

How things change: Mike Mulvey was named A-League coach of the year last season.

Michael Lynch 4:39 PM   Mike Mulvey has reportedly been sensationally sacked as coach of Brisbane Roar barely six months after being named coach of the year and guiding the Roar to their third A-League title.

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Cricket

Live: Australia v South Africa, 5th ODI in Sydney

James Fawkner (left) and Pat Cummins celebrate the win.

1:59 PM   Live coverage of the final one-dayer of the series between Australia and South Africa.

Icing the way through the pain

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Ryan Harris 12:05 AM   I'm on the couch icing my knee, remembering what it feels like to be sore all over again..

Racing

Kensington circuit a major concern

Max Presnell 1:43 PM   Sydney racing has much in common with Royal Randwick’s Kensington circuit – a crusty top, no foundation and a deplorable back-wash. Again punters, jockeys, trainers and owners on Saturday had to tolerate a surface better for potatoes than racing.

Siberian Rose ready to bloom at Goulburn Cup

Veteran hoop Kevin Sweeney will ride Siberian Rose at Goulburn on Sunday.

Jared Dorrington 10:57 AM   Peter Wiggins is confident Siberian Rose can repeat her dominant victory in last year's 2300m staying event on Goulburn Cup day when she lines up on Sunday.

ODI Series: Australia v South Africa

Australia take on South Africa in game three of the one day series at Manuka Oval.

Footballer faces court over brutal tackle

FC Zurich has launched legal action after midfielder is seriously injured in a horror tackle.

Batsman's skull fractured by bouncer

Pakistani batsman Ahmed Shehzad's career-best Test innings brought to a dramatic end.

Cheika insists there's more to come

Coach believes his Wallabies side can get better and still have quality to add to their squad.

Canberra Capitals v West Coast Waves

The West Coast Waves take on the Canberra Capitals at AIS Arena, November 9.

Show Jumping Cup

Equestrians gather in Curtin for the Show Jumping Cup on the weekend.

Canberra Cavalry v Sydney Blue Sox

In Baseball Canberra Cavalry take on the Sydney Blue Sox at Narrabundah Ball Park.

Canberra United v Sydney FC

Canberra United defeat Sydney FC 3-0 at McKellar Park.

Twenty20: Eastlake v Western District

Twenty20 Konica Cup: Eastlake v Western District at Kingston Oval

Canberra Cavalry vs Sydney Blue Sox

Canberra Cavalry vs Sydney Blue Sox at Narrabundah Ballpark