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David Polkinghorne

David Polkinghorne is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

Joe Cleary hopes Hudson County can go against the grain in Queanbeyan Cup

David Polkinghorne Can Joe Cleary make it back-to-back wins in the Queanbeyan Cup?

Canberra international in search of ball kids

Damon Ilitch and Guy Sancataldo fine tune their ball boy skills.

David Polkinghorne  How a Canberra kid found himself as a ball boy to some of the best players in the world.

Mexico international Veronica Perez to make Canberra United debut against Sydney FC

Canberra United midfielder Veronica Perez will make her W-League debut against Sydney FC.

David Polkinghorne  Will Canberra United bounce back from their opening round loss?

Canberra Cavalry manager Michael Collins spends time in MLB with San Diego Padres

David Polkinghorne  Is the Canberra manager on his way to the MLB?

Stronger Canberra Cavalry to take on Brisbane Bandits in ABL opener

Canberra Cavalry outfielder Cord Sandberg almost played for rivals Perth Heat.

David Polkinghorne Will the Cavalry return to the ABL play-offs?

Canberra United to bring in key midfielders for Sydney FC W-League clash

Canberra United will be without W-League leading goalscorer Michelle Heyman against Sydney FC.

David Polkinghorne Even if it means they miss two of their most important players.

Tennis star Nick Kyrgios 'on detention' from Radford College hall of fame

Nick Kyrgios is in Radford College's naughty corner.

David Polkinghorne Can Kyrgios fight his way back into his old school's hall of fame?

Minnesota Twins' Aaron Thompson to make Canberra Cavalry bullpen better

Pitchers Brian Grening and Steven Kent will form part of the Canberra Cavalry starting rotation.

David Polkinghorne Canberra Cavalry starting pitcher Steven Kent says landing Major League pitcher Aaron Thompson is an "incredible sign" that will lift everyone in their bullpen. 

Fell Swoop scratched from Lightning, but Highway Handicap is a Grand Proposal

David Polkinghorne How did the Canberra horses fair in Sydney?

Canberrans attack inaugural Highway Handicap

Paul Jones thinks the Highway Handicap could prove to be a qualifier for the NSW Country Champs.

David Polkinghorne and Tony White Can a Canberra horse claim the inaugural Highway Handicap?

Fell Swoop aims for fifth straight win in listed Lightning Handicap at Randwick

David Polkinghorne Will the Canberra Comet make it five straight wnis?

Is Cricket Australia still in love with the Prime Minister's XI?

David Polkinghorne dinkus

David Polkinghorne Or is it time to go their separate ways?

Canberra Cavalry 'genuinely excited' about ABL season after Jack Murphy re-signing

Canberra Cavalry chief executive Donn McMichael is genuinely excited about the upcoming ABL.

David Polkinghorne The Cavs are putting the band back together.

Nick Kyrgios and Tex Walker return for round two

Nick Kyrgios couldn't help himself on Twitter.

David Polkinghorne Who will win the Thriller in Twitter?

Ryan Harris wants Prime Minister's XI to be 'big, special occasion'

Ryan Harris thinks the PM's XI is an important game on the cricketing calendar.

David Polkinghorne The big-hearted quick's thoughts on how many Test players will be at Manuka.


Spotlight burns brightly on Nick Kyrgios while Andy Murray escapes its glare

Nick Kyrgios doing an impression of Andy Murray.

David Polkinghorne Why is Kyrgios the only one under the microscope?

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Canberra sport

Prime Minister's XI, Canberra Cavalry and Vikings fixtures clash

Canberra Cavalry chief executive Donn McMichael says the scheduling clash is

David Polkinghorne and Lee Gaskin Canberrans are being forced to choose sports due to a three-way scheduling clash in the nation's capital.

ACT Comets get first win in Sydney T20 comp

Comets coach Aiden Blizzard says Sam Skelly has a bright future.

David Polkinghorne Have the Comets unearthed a young quick?

Queanbeyan beat Tuggeranong Valley in Gallop Cup thriller

Tuggeranong batsman Amit Sharma provided some starch to Tuggies top-order.
The Canberra Times
Date: 10 October 2015

David Polkinghorne All the action from the first round of Canberra criket's 50-over competition.

Canberra Cavalry sign Minnesota Twins closer Aaron Thompson

Pitching in: Minnesota Twins closer Aaron Thompson is the Canberra Cavalry's first Major League signing.

David Polkinghorne Can Canberra's major leaguer return them to the ABL championship series?