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Lee Gaskin 5:05 PM A maiden second XI ton from Andrew Harriott and David Dawson's third century of the season wasn't enough to save the ACT Comets from outright defeat against NSW.
Jon Tuxworth 4:48 PM Queen of the track Gai Waterhouse rates Sunday's Black Opal Stakes field the strongest she has seen in years.
David Polkinghorne When Queanbeyan legend Frank Cleary bought Catbird there was a Canberra Times article predicting it would become the first horse to win the Black Opal-Golden Slipper double and he feels it's just a matter of time before someone does it again - although he admits it's going to be "hard, very hard".
Bryan Pratt 8:00 PM Fishing has been fairly quiet this week and the best results locally have come from Lake Burley Griffin.
Lee Gaskin Record scores, monster sixes and a historic double century were among the highlights of Canberra's involvement in the Cricket World Cup.
David Polkinghorne South Africa captain AB de Villiers says he's been confident for the last year his side is capable of winning the Cricket World Cup, but the massive 201-run win over Ireland was marred by spinner Imran Tahir's second run-in with the Manuka Oval crowd in four months.
Lee Gaskin Her mother is the long-time navigator for Australian rallying great Neal Bates. Now Molly Taylor has returned from Europe to make her assault on the Australian Rally Championship.
David Polkinghorne Former South Africa captain Shaun Pollock believes both Australia and South Africa will want to avoid each other in the Cricket World Cup quarter-finals.
David Polkinghorne Big hitters to light up Manuka Oval and Shaun Pollock thinks records may be broken again.
David Polkinghorne Voilier has gone from being the horse no one wants to a highly sought after one and the two-year-old looks set for Canberra's Black Opal Stakes at Thoroughbred Park on Sunday.
David Polkinghorne Canberra trainer Matthew Dale thinks the listed Canberra Guineas has become strong enough to follow the $275,000 Black Opal Stakes to group status.