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David Polkinghorne is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.
Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Kelsey-Lee Roberts calls for Canberra Track Classic to become permanent fixture
David Polkinghorne Even Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Kelsey-Lee Roberts is excited about Australia's golden girl Sally Pearson and her showdown with Aussie record-holder Melissa Breen on Saturday and she...
David Polkinghorne Washout ruins one-day final.
David Polkinghorne Bone stress in Canberra young gun Nick Kyrgios' lower back has forced him to withdraw from two ATP tournaments, but coach Todd Larkham says the 19-year-old is desperate to be fit for Australia's...
David Polkinghorne Queanbeyan captain Sam Taylor is confident they can cover the impending loss of opening bowler Ed Barnard, despite the England under-19 representative giving them the upper hand against Ginninderra...
David Polkinghorne The ACT Meteors could get big bashed off the national women's Twenty20 landscape, but coach Andrew Dawson believes a Women's Big Bash League would help expand women's cricket in Canberra.
David Polkinghorne Canberra cyclist Beck Wiasak is so hopeful she will be part of Australia's world championship track team she has let her "Plan B" safety net slip.
David Polkinghorne Canberra's cricketers are disappointed they will not get to play their finals on Manuka Oval this summer, but hope it will benefit ACT cricket long-term through the impending arrival of the World Cup.
David Polkinghorne Nick Kyrgios' fiery temper became a hot topic during the Australian Open, but leading sports psychologist Jeff Bond believes ditching the antics rather than throwing his racquet could be the...
David Polkinghorne Sydney Sixers captain Moises Henriques owes Brett Lee a beer.
David Polkinghorne "Fire up Canberra" the big screens implored, the Big Bash circus is in town. And fire up it did.
David Polkinghorne Cavalry's manager says the Toronto Blue Jays prospect is ready to take the next step.
David Polkinghorne Canberra get ready to rumble - Australian women's sprinting heavyweights Melissa Breen and Sally Pearson are preparing to do battle in the nation's capital again at the AIS track on February 7.
David Polkinghorne Evergreen tweaker Brad Hogg wants to squeeze every last leggie out of his career, and he admits to being a little bitdisappointed his former Australian teammate Brett Lee has pulled the pin on his...
David Polkinghorne Australian legendary keeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist revolutionised the modern game and his explosive batting was a precursor to the invention of Twenty20 cricket.
David Polkinghorne Adam Gilchrist and Damien Fleming back Sydney Sixers batsman Nic Maddinson to be the X-factor in the Big Bash League final at Manuka Oval on Wednesday, while stand-in Aussie captain Steve Smith...
David Polkinghorne Perth Scorchers chief executive Christina Matthews says it's disappointing for Perth fans the Big Bash League final isn't at the WACA Ground.
David Polkinghorne Perth Scorchers quick Jason Behrendorff might be knocking on the door of the Australian team, but the man charged with returning Western Australia to a fast bowling production line feels he is still...
David Polkinghorne If things had've gone to plan, Corsa Rosa would've been relaxing in a paddock with a mouth full of grass instead of grinding out a gutsy win at Canberra's Thoroughbred Park.
David Polkinghorne Let's face it, the modern world of professional tennis can get pretty boring, with an endless stream of homogenous baseliners exchanging ground strokes from opposite ends of the court before...
David Polkinghorne "He wants it, he's got it." Canberra Cavalry pitching coach Hayden Beard says Australian international pitcher Tristan Crawford is good to go for game four in the do-or-die series against the...