Just like that, Michael Matthews will go down as one of the greatest athletes Canberra's ever produced.
David Polkinghorne is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.
Financial limitations and a small venue could see Canberra's international hockey drought continue, with Hockey Australia set to cancel the trans-Tasman Test series despite locking in the series two years ago.
Michael Matthews got his nickname from loud clothing, earrings necklaces and spiky hair, but there's another side to him.
Diamonds goal-shooter Caitlin Thwaites says just one season of Super Netball has already lifted Aussie netball.
Canberra's Michael Matthews not only won his second stage of the Tour de France, but he's in the running for the green jersey.
They're comfortably the best team in world netball, now the Diamonds coach Lisa Alexander wants to make the uncomfortable comfortable.
Time wasn't the enemy for Ainslie - time-on was. As was, Queanbeyan's Jack Carroll-Tape.
Barcelona, Inter Milan, Liverpool and now Arsenal. Canberra's Steven Lustica is set for his next big opponent.
Everything would be white, if it wasn't all black. And the bad news is, it's not even at it's coldest.
Opals centre Marianna Tolo says the loss of fellow former Canberra Capitals Abby Bishop and Alex Bunton will be a big blow.