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David Polkinghorne

David Polkinghorne is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

Nick Kyrgios and Tex Walker return for round two

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?

Eastlake considering NEAFL name change

David Polkinghorne Would a name change get Canberra behind Eastlake?

Tennis ACT bring in grasscourt expert for Davis Cup bid

Tennis ACT chief executive Ross Triffitt is turning over every blade of grass to bring the Davis Cup to Canberra.

David Polkinghorne Chief executive reveals innovative solutions being considered for grasscourt bid.

Call to shutdown greyhound industry in light of inquiry revelations

Cindy Daley, right, wants the greyhound industry shut down.

David Polkinghorne Should the greyhound industry be shut down?

Indigenous Marathon Project cleared in Department of Health investigation

Rob de Castella

David Polkinghorne Indigenous Marathon Project gets even more funding from government now.

Matildas keeper Lydia Williams confident of positive outcome between FFA and PFA

Lydia Williams is confident the Matildas will now be allowed to play in Europe instead of the W-League.

David Polkinghorne Will there be an exodus from the W-League?

Matthew Dale aims Fell Swoop at Lightning Sprint or Caulfield Village Stakes

Canberra trainer Matthew Dale is aiming lower now to go higher later with Fell Swoop.

David Polkinghorne Canberra Comet or Fell Swoop? Call Dale's sprint star "whatever you like"...

Robbie McEwen thinks a rift could form between Michael Matthews and Simon Gerrans

David Polkinghorne Can Michael Matthews and Simon Gerrans put the worlds behind them?

Tara Costigan's cousin calls for AFL to introduce anti-violence themed round

David Polkinghorne What more can the AFL do in wake of Fremantle fan's attack on woman?

Queanbeyan Racing says revamp 'helps guarantee future'

David Polkinghorne Will Racing NSW bring a showcase meet to Queanbeyan?


Michael Matthews confident ahead of men's road race at UCI world champs

David Polkinghorne Can Michael Matthews win the men's road race at the world champs?


War Jet wins Tony Campbell Memorial Cup at Canberra's Thoroughbred Park

Queanbeyan trainer Joe Cleary wipes away a tear during the trophy presentation of the Tony Campbell Memorial Cup.

David Polkinghorne A special day marked the 10th anniversary of a mate's death.


Canberra Cavalry signs Jeremy Barnes, in discussions with Minnesota Twin Aaron Thompson

Jeremy Barnes is returning to the Canberra Cavalry - this time as an Aussie.

David Polkinghorne Can the Cavalry close the deal with Major Leaguer?


Gracie Elvin hoping for Canberra double with Michael Matthews at cycling worlds

Canberra cyclist Gracie Elvin is daring to

David Polkinghorne Can Gracie Elvin and Michael Matthews salute in the women's and men's road race?