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David Polkinghorne is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.
David Polkinghorne Wests were one kick away from a top-two finish but have been ousted from the John I Dent Cup in the first week of the finals.
David Polkinghorne Gungahlin United coach Claudio Canosa says his side's focus will be on both the FFA Cup and the ACT NPL.
David Polkinghorne West Belconnen have shored up their spot in the Canberra Raiders Cup top four after toppling Goulburn.
David Polkinghorne The Gungahlin Jets flogged Eastlake and might have handed the Demons the AFL Canberra first grade wooden spoon.
David Polkinghorne Eastlake coach Ben Waite says it was "eerie" watching Aussie surfer Mick Fanning's battle with a great white shark in South Africa and it would be something "you'd see at night".
David Polkinghorne A chat with Sydney trainer Gabrielle Englebrecht has reignited Kayla Nisbet's hopes of returning to the city winner's list.
David Polkinghorne Some of the results might not suggest it, but Canberra Darters coach Melinda Clarke says her young squad is heading in the right direction.
David Polkinghorne It should have been the perfect time to play a Queensland team - 10.30am in the middle of a frosty Canberra winter - but even the weather is going against Ainslie as their winless streak...
David Polkinghorne Former Socceroos captain Paul Wade says Carl Valeri is the "perfect fit" to take over the Melbourne Victory captaincy from departed skipper Mark Milligan.
David Polkinghorne The last time Australia held the women's Ashes, ACT Meteors quick Rene Farrell took a hat-trick to help take down England.
David Polkinghorne The gutsy Canberran doesn't want to let a crash ruin his Tour two years in a row.
David Polkinghorne Multiple Paralympic gold medallist Ellie Cole has overcome a double shoulder reconstruction that threatened to end her career to set two world records on the way to claiming a world title.
David Polkinghorne Queanbeyan's Brett Fruend believes his side can push Belconnen and Tuggeranong in the ACT first grade AFL comp.
David Polkinghorne Canberra golfer Brendan Jones has returned home to deal with family issues.
David Polkinghorne Volleyroos captain Shae Sloane couldn't believe what she was hearing when the tragic news of Adelaide Crows coach Phil Walsh's death came through.
David Polkinghorne Moruya trainer Michael Gatty owes Chicka Pearson a beverage.
David Polkinghorne Mark Webber says Daniel Ricciardo is in a "tough situation" and just needs to "weather the storm" at Red Bull.
David Polkinghorne ACT flanker Sammy Maxwell says the lure of sevens at the Olympic Games is a "big motivator" to bring women and girls into the sport.
David Polkinghorne Canberra cycling sensation Michael Matthews has reportedly suffered a fractured rib from the horrendous Tour de France crash that forced six riders to abandon the famous race.