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David Polkinghorne is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.
David Polkinghorne Canberra apprentice Kayla Nisbet is considering retiring as a jockey and is taking three months off competitive riding to consider her future in the sport.
David Polkinghorne Canberra Cavalry operations manager Tom Vincent says it will have one of the best starting pitcher rotations in the Australian Baseball League this season after bringing Tim Atherton back to his...
David Polkinghorne Adam Gilchrist, Ricky Ponting and Sir Viv Richards are the names that come to mind when you think about the fastest World Cup century, but that honour goes to Ireland all-rounder Kevin O'Brien.
David Polkinghorne It took doctors seven months to discover he had a cracked knee cap, but Canberra's Tim Eaton reclaimed the NSW-ACT Downhill Mountain Bike Series elite men's crown at Mount Stromlo on Sunday.
David Polkinghorne Rooming with multiple world champion Caroline Buchanan proved to be the catalyst for Jindabyne downhill mountain biker Tegan Molloy to claim her own world crown.
David Polkinghorne It was the crash that ruined Michael Matthews' 2014 Tour de France dream, but Aussie sprint king Robbie McEwen thinks it could result in the Canberra young gun having a massive 2015 including a...
David Polkinghorne Ireland coach, West Indies all-rounder Phil Simmons, has grand plans for next year's Cricket World Cup
David Polkinghorne Australian Baseball League general manager Ben Foster says they always knew they were a breeding ground for the next Major League stars, but John Holdzkom's rapid rise from obscurity to play-offs...
David Polkinghorne But still wants to coach at a higher level.
David Polkinghorne That's Freedom is no Black Caviar, but legendary trainer Frank Cleary will push on towards the Queanbeyan Cup after his gutsy all-the-way victory in the benchmark 60 handicap (1460 metres) at the...
David Polkinghorne Canberra soccer identities say FIFA's decision to play women's World Cup on synthetic pitches is discriminatory.
David Polkinghorne Canberra coach says penalty against them harsh, but sloppy defending and poor finishing reason for loss.
David Polkinghorne Canberra cyclist Michael Matthews has looked up to Cadel Evans as a role model from the moment he saw him dominate a world championship, but that respect won't stop the 24-year-old from trying to...
David Polkinghorne Afghanistan all-rounder Samiullah Shinwari was too young to remember his family's trek through the mountains, as his mother and father fled the war to seek safety in neighbouring Pakistan.
David Polkinghorne ACT Comets young gun Matt Condon✓ had the perfect tune-up for his Sydney first-grade debut for Michael Bevan's✓ Easts, testing himself against international side Afghanistan at Manuka...
David Polkinghorne It was the Tony Campbell Memorial Cup Day, but you could be excused for thinking it was Nick Olive✓ Day at Thoroughbred Park on Friday, when the Canberra trainer cleaned up.
Jon Tuxworth, David Polkinghorne Canberra draft hopefuls Jack Steele and Logan Austin are not getting ahead of themselves.
David Polkinghorne It's arguably the greatest moment in Australian sport – when Cadel Evans pedalled his way into history as the first Aussie to win the Tour de France.
David Polkinghorne Canberra trainer Nick Olive says promising gelding Nat King Cu is a thinker.
David Polkinghorne Blake Dean has broken an Andy Flower batting record, but isn't expecting to become the world's best batsman.