LEE GASKIN The first day of the Sheffield Shield game between NSW and WA at Manuka Oval turned up a few surprises.
LEE GASKIN 11:55pm Quack, quack, quack - that's the sound of Shaun Marsh's last three innings as the Test batsman's recent run of outs continued.
LEE GASKIN Raiders name an unchanged side for their Knights clash on March 16.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE ACT Brumbies hooker Stephen Moore has downplayed the possibility tempers could erupt in Saturday's clash with the Waratahs.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE 10:19pm Opals coach Brendan Joyce believes Canberra Capitals forward Carley Mijovic can make the final squad for the world championships in Turkey in September.
ADRIAN PROSZENKO A leading spinal specialist has called for the NRL's concussion rules to be expanded to include neck injury protocols, warning a mismanaged injury could cost the game tens of millions of dollars in lawsuits.
The NRL says it's speaking with a junior rugby league player believed to have racially abused Brisbane star Ben Barba on social media.
Roy Ward Melbourne Storm took a chance on Cameron Smith as a teenager and this week the NRL star repaid them with interest by signing a four-year extension.
CAROLINE WILSON 1:52am Dean Bailey's premature death on the eve of the 2014 AFL season has provoked so many mixed emotions.
3:40pm Dean Bailey delivers a parting message the Adelaide Crows say will guide them not just through football, but life.
MICHAEL LYNCH 1:58am Australia coach Ange Postecoglou has sounded the starkest warning yet to veteran Socceroos who might be hoping for a memorable sendoff.
HENRY WINTER Refreshed from his sabbatical in New York, Pep Guardiola is bringing his attacking philosophy to Bayern Munich.
GEORGINA ROBINSON 12:54am The Australian Rugby Union will develop a uniform set of team protocols spanning Super Rugby and the Wallabies as a result of the fall-out from last year's spring tour controversy.
Running back Rashard Mendenhall has retired from the National Football League at the age of 26, saying that he no longer wished to risk his health "for the sake of entertainment.
PATRICK BARTLEY 7:55am The racing industry’s final farewell to champion jockey Roy Higgins will be appropriately held in the Flemington mounting yard.
MARK FOGARTY 5:46am For the first time in 12 years, Mark Webber isn't carrying the hopes of a nation in the Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix.
LEE GASKIN The ACT netball team faced NSW in the first day of the under-21 national netball titles in Adelaide on Tuesday.
RUPERT GUINNESS Waratahs captain Dave Dennis says this weekend's game against the Brumbies won't be a get-square over the Dublin drinking controversy last year. But his smile says otherwise.
JON TUXWORTH Raiders coach Ricky Stuart has declared he's in for the long haul to develop Jack Wighton.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE Star flanker David Pocock gave the ACT Brumbies a boost before their clash with arch-rival NSW Waratahs with his first visit to training since his second knee reconstruction on Monday.
STEVE MASCORD After another dismal day at strife-torn Cronulla, injured captain Paul Gallen insisted he would be back from an ankle injury in "three or four weeks" and dismissed the significance of Australia prop Andrew Fifita's impending departure.
NRL clubs and officials want to wait until the impact of the game’s new concussion policy becomes clearer before considering a recommendation by doctors to introduce an 18th man as a concussion replacement.
Dan Proudman Willie Mason given a six-month driving ban and fine for blowing 0.09 the morning after an 11-hour drinking binge.
ANDREW WU Lance Franklin will make his eagerly anticipated season debut for his new club in a strong Sydney team almost unrecognisable from the injury-ravaged side of last year's finals.
EMMA QUAYLE The AFL has lopped a week off this year’s trade period, as part of a move to create a snappier post-season.
James Gardiner Teammates forced to separate pair after a heated exchange that left defender Regan with a split eye.
DOMINIC BOSSI The A-League players union will join forces with Football Federation of Australia to assist in the investigation of alleged racial abuse directed at Sydney FC player Ali Abbas.
Alan Hansen Manchester United capitulated and handed Wayne Rooney a fortune to stay at the club with a new five-year contract. That is being borne out by the problem they now face with Robin van Persie.
JON TUXWORTH Despite his Test sucesses, Nathan Lyon knows the ''former curator'' questions are inevitable when he returns to Manuka.
All the action from Super Sunday at Canberra's Thoroughbred Park.
Women's Rugby Sevens national titles in Canberra on Sunday.
All the action from the NRL round one encounter
Weston Creek Molonglo take on ANU in local cricket.
A 29-21 win was the perfect start to life without David Pocock.
The ACT XV take on Argentina 'A' at Duntroon.
Eastlake take on Weston Creek Molonglo at Kingston Oval for the Lynne O'Meara Cup.
The ACT BMX championships at Melba BMX track, Canberra.
Scenes from the National Capital Rally.
The Force host the Brumbies at nib Stadium in Perth. Which team will win its first match of the 2104 season?
The National Capital Rally got off to a flying start on Saturday.
Canberra United's presentation night at the Dickson Tradies.
Super Rugby seasan opener at Canberra Stadium.
Canberra Raiders vs Newcastle Knights NRL trial in Tamworth.
The Giants take on the Swans in the NAB Cup at Manuka Oval
Abby Bishop took the top honour for the Capitals this season.
Brisbane Roar's 2-1 win ended Canberra United's campaign.
ACT Brumbies' meet the players day at the University of Canberra.
Canberra United secures the minor premiership with 2-1 win.
Canberra's Melissa Breen breaks Australian record at the AIS track.
Canberra Capitals v Townsville Fire at the AIS Arena, Canberra.
Super Rugby trial match at Viking Park on February 8.
NRL trial game between Canberra and Melbourne at AAMI Park.
Queensland powers to an easy win at the WACA Ground.
ACT defeated NSW in the women's Twenty20 cricket semi-finals.
Scenes at the AIS logo unveiling at the AIS Visitors Centre in Bruce.
Quanbeyan pips Tuggeranong in a thriller at Manuka Oval.