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Lee Gaskin

Lee Gaskin is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.


Ireland record emphatic victory against the ACT Comets in one-day cricket match at Manuka Oval in Canberra

Lee Gaskin Ireland beat the ACT Comets by 124 runs in a 50-over match at Manuka Oval on Tuesday night.

Canberra United dispatches Brisbane Roar in W-League

Canberra United's Ashleigh Sykes attacks the ball ahead of Brisbane Roar player Clare Polkinghorne.

Lee Gaskin Canberra United bounced back with a clinical 2-0 victory against the Brisbane Roar.


Canberra Lakers and Strikers face must-win games in Australian Hockey League

Australian and Canberra representatives Glen Turner, Edwina Bone, and Andrew Charters couldn't help the Lakers and Strikers get wins over Brisbane.

Lee Gaskin Canberra hockey teams face must-win games in the Australian Hockey League.


Japanese judo legend Kosei Inoue steering Australians towards 2020 Olympic Games

Japanese Judo expert Kosei Inoue, an Olympic gold medalist from the Sydney games, and head coach of the Japanese team, right, gives a demonstration to Judo exponents at the AIS Combat Centre.

Lee Gaskin Canberra judo competitor Sara Collins learns from Japanese legend Kosei Inoue as the first step in reaching her Olympic Games dream.


Patty Mills shoots for back-to-back NBA championships

Key cog: Patty Mills.

Lee Gaskin Australian basketball star Patty Mills is getting ''back to business'' in San Antonio and starting the road to a second straight NBA championship.

Canberra United foundation player Rebecca Kiting back in the W-League after playing college football in the US

Times have changed: Rebecca Kiting spent four years in the US with Quinnipiac University in Connecticut.

Lee Gaskin Canberra United foundation player Rebecca Kiting is back in green after playing college football in the US for four years.


Canberra Vikings unable to appeal controversial NRC penalty goal decision

Canberra Vikings.

Lee Gaskin The Canberra Vikings cannot appeal the controversial disallowed penalty goal from Thursday night's 21-all draw with the North Harbour Rays.


Canberra's Jason Floros chases hat-trick of national one-day titles as Nick Winter signs with the Melbourne Renegades

Jason Floros won't be playing with the Sydney Thunder in this year's Big Bash League.

Lee Gaskin Jason Floros is chasing his third straight one-day title with Queensland while fellow ACT product Nick Winter has signed with the Melbourne Renegades.


Canberra Lakers and Strikers ready for the Australian Hockey League

Anna Flanagan.

Lee Gaskin The Canberra Lakers and Strikers have high hopes after being boosted by their national stars for the Australian Hockey League.


ACT Comets fast bowler Michael Delaney tips Ireland to be dark horse at next year's World Cup

Michael Delaney makes his return to the representative arena in the second match after recovering from consecutive shoulder reconstructions.

Lee Gaskin ACT Comets fast bowler Michael Delaney tips Ireland to be the dark horse at the cricket World Cup.

ACT Meteors spinner Rhiannon Dick named in Cricket Australia XI to play West Indies

ACT Comets bowler Rhiannon Dick.

Lee Gaskin ACT Meteors spinner Rhiannon Dick makes her representative debut in a Cricket Australia XI against the West Indies.


Drew Southwell makes his starting debut for Canberra Vikings in the National Rugby Championship

Drew Southwell will play for the Vikings on Thursday night.

Lee Gaskin Long-serving Canberra club footballer Drew Southwell has been called into the Vikings squad.


Australian cricketer Rene Farrell's family ties with World War I and II

Rene Farrell with a photograph of her grandfather Nev Hughes, who served in World War II.

Lee Gaskin Pace bowler Rene Farrell outlines her family's military history as the ACT Meteors align with Solider On.


Kookaburras striker Glenn Turner not Goulburn's only weapon against Old Canberrans in preliminary final

Glenn Turner is not the only worry for Old Canberrans.

Lee Gaskin Kookaburras striker Glenn Turner isn't Old Canberrans' only threat when they face Goulburn in the Hockey ACT Capital League 1 preliminary final.


W-League players to miss Capital Football's women's premier league grand final

Lee Gaskin The women's premier league grand final is being played on the same day as Canberra United's W-League season opener on Sunday.


Belconnen United cautious of Canberra FC in Capital Football National Premier League grand final

 Canberra FC’s Matt Grbesa and Belconnen United’s Taylor Beaton hope to net the Canberra Premier League champions’ trophy on Saturday.

Lee Gaskin Belconnen United is wary of hungry Canberra FC in Saturday's Capital Football National Premier League grand final.


Canberra United goalie Chantel Jones ready to earn her keep


Lee Gaskin Canberra United goalkeeper Chantel Jones faces the big ask of taking over from Matildas shot-stopper Lydia Williams.

Canberra United all smiles as it aims to take out the W-League championship

Canberra United players Holly Houston, left, hams it up next to Lori Lindsey, 2nd from left, during the Canberra United season launch at the University of Canberra.

Lee Gaskin Canberra United aiming to make up for the disappointment of last season and win the W-League championship.


A-League club Sydney FC hammers Canberra FC 5-0 in pre-season friendly at Deakin Stadium

Sydney FC star Nick Carle gets away from Canberra FC's Callum Smith.

Lee Gaskin Canberra FC receives wake-up call ahead of NPL grand final after 5-0 loss to A-League glamour club.


Twin sisters reunited for Canberra's Australian Hockey League tilt

Meredith Bone (left) with her twin sister, Hockeyroos player Edwina Bone, at the National Hockey Centre.

Lee Gaskin Meredith Bone is planning to use her "twin connection" with Hockeyroos defender Edwina to her advantage.