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David Polkinghorne is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.
David Polkinghorne After 12 years as a team, Canberra's most senior trainer-jockey partnership has come to an end with Keith Dryden and hoop Kevin Sweeney parting ways.
David Polkinghorne Will Canberra bring home the inaugural NSW Country Championship?
David Polkinghorne Canberra trainer Steven O'Brien says the ACT's representation at the $300,00 NSW Country Championships at Randwick on Saturday shows how strong racing is in the region and justifies the $50,000...
David Polkinghorne Is the minor premiership a poisoned chalice?
David Polkinghorne Evergreen Sue Powell is once again champion of the world, but the Canberra para-cyclist knows her competition is "coming to get her".
David Polkinghorne Dual Olympian John Fox says Water Polo ACT could be homeless following the expected closure of the Civic pool.
David Polkinghorne A group 1 jockey, a group 1 trainer and now Bernie Howlett is a group 1 breeder. He could also have Australia's next sprinting star frolicking about in his paddocks on the outskirts of Canberra soon.
David Polkinghorne She helped save the Pararoos, now Canberra schoolgirl Claire Falls wants to make soccer more inclusive.
David Polkinghorne Narrabundah Ballpark will resemble the set of ''Family Feud'' with three brothers from the Mills and Beard families squaring up in the ACT Baseball first-grade grand final series, which starts on...
David Polkinghorne Capital Football will investigate allegations a spectator was involved in a brawl during a pre-season trial and has vowed any punishment handed out will be just as strong as if it was a regular...
David Polkinghorne Canberra trainers Barbara Joseph and Paul Jones already have one runner in the $300,000 NSW Country Championships (1400 metres), now they want another.
David Polkinghorne Canberra cyclist Michael Matthews is disappointed he finished third in the prestigious Milan-San Remo, but is determined to come back next year and win it.
David Polkinghorne Matthews finishes third in prestigious Milan-San Remo.
David Polkinghorne A "cavalier" century from "old stager" Darren Richards has given Western Districts UC a slim chance of pinching an unlikely win in the Douglas Cup final at Kippax Oval on Sunday.
David Polkinghorne Being part of the $3.5 million Golden Slipper has lit a fuse in Canberra trainer Nick Olive to one day test himself in the big races in Sydney "week-in, week-out".
David Polkinghorne Canberra trainer Matthew Dale thinks there is a "big chance" the winner of the inaugural NSW Country Championships will come out of the Goulburn qualifier on Friday.
David Polkinghorne Once in a lifetime opportunity to win the $3.5 million Golden Slipper.
David Polkinghorne The trainer for the world's biggest stable convinced the owners of Single Gaze they should pay up the $150,000 late entry fee and have a crack at the world's richest race for two-year-olds, the $3.
David Polkinghorne At first glance, Nick Olive thought the owners of Single Gaze were drunk when he read the text message about entering the boom filly in the $3.5 million Golden Slipper Stakes (1200 metres).
David Polkinghorne Jackson Frew was a BMX bandit who'd been to three world championships before he was 10-years-old, now the Canberran is off to his first mountain bike one after a friend got him hooked on the slopes...