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Lee Gaskin

Lee Gaskin is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.


Canberra FC coach's future uncertain after 3-2 loss to Cooma Tigers


Lee Gaskin Canberra FC is set to host Western Sydney Wanderers this month. But they may do so without a coach.


Kanga Cup shifts the centre of the football universe to Canberra

Capital Football player Gabriel Cole controls the ball during last year's Kanga Cup. This year's event begins on Monday.

Lee Gaskin The largest junior soccer competition in the southern hemisphere is about to kick off in Canberra.

Ice hockey

Ice hockey: Canberra Brave beat Mustangs to return to top of the league


Lee Gaskin The Canberra Brave has reclaimed top spot on the Australian Ice Hockey League ladder after beating the Melbourne Mustangs 7-4 at the Icehouse on Saturday night.


Canberra Olympic draws with Monaro Panthers after late equaliser

Josh Gaspari's shot set up the late equaliser for Canberra Olympic.

Lee Gaskin Canberra Olympic pick up vital point with a 90th-minute equaliser against Monaro.


Canberra Gunners hoping to continue hot form in South East Australian Basketball League

Garlon Green of the Gunners.

Lee Gaskin The Canberra Gunners will be looking to continue their late-season charge in the SEABL.

Ice hockey

Canberra Brave faces test in Melbourne to maintain Australian Ice Hockey League play-off spot

The new logo for the CBR Brave ice hockey team.

Lee Gaskin Canberra Brave faces a crucial test to its Australian Ice Hockey League playoff credentials this weekend.


Canberra's cycling culture an important cog for international expertise

Lee Gaskin Canberra's roads provide the perfect platform for training, but Jessie MacLean reckons the city's cycling culture plays just as an important factor in producing international-quality riders.

Canberra prop Brett White says sober Carney welcome back at Raiders

Todd Carney playing for the Canberra Raiders in 2011.

Lee Gaskin A wrap of the Raiders' draw for the last six rounds of the NRL season released on Friday.

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Belconnen United wins Federation Cup but misses out on national tournament

Belconnen players Cameron Reinhart and Dustin Wells celebrate a goal.

Lee Gaskin Belconnen United miss out on a place in the prestigious tournament after a strange qualifying bungle.


Jacques Kallis to line up for Sydney Thunder in Canberra Big Bash warm-up

Here to make a difference: Jacques Kallis will play for the Sydney Thunder in the Big Bas

Lee Gaskin The Sydney Thunder has promised to bring its strongest possible squad, including champion all-rounder Jaques Kallis, to Canberra for a Big Bash League warm-up in December.


Lauren Jackson undergoes surgery but Opals confident of her fitness for world champs


Lee Gaskin Australian Opals coach Brendan Joyce wants to set the record straight on the playing future of Lauren Jackson.


Volleyroos make history as Australia beats Finland in the World League


Lee Gaskin The Volleyroos have broken through for a history-making inaugural win in the $8 million World League.


Canberra cricketer Jason Behrendorff picked in Australia A team to play South Africa


Lee Gaskin Canberra fast bowler Jason Behrendorff is confident he will recover from injury to play for Australia A.

Canberra long jumper Jessica Penney selected for Commonwealth Games

Penney  made her senior debut for Australia at last year's World University Games in Russia and booked her spot on the plane to Glasgow by finishing second at this year's national titles.

Lee Gaskin Long jumper Jessica Penney has represented New Zealand, but will compete for Australia at the Commonwealth Games.


The Volleyroos out to make a statement against Finland in World League

Lee Gaskin The Socceroos are making the headlines, but their volleyball counterparts want a piece of the spotlight, too.

Ice hockey

Canadian import Stephen Blunden makes his mark for the CBR Brave

Stephen BLunden has been impressive for the Brave this campaign.

Lee Gaskin He's the Canadian import leading the way for the CBR Brave.


Belconnen United player George Timotheou set to sign with Sydney FC's youth team

George Timotheou in action for Belconnen United last weekend.

Lee Gaskin Canberra teenager George Timotheou is set to join the club he supported as a child, Sydney FC.


Arawang wary of dangerous Canberra in ACT State League semi-final

Arawang's Kim Rice and Canberra's Bec Collis at this season's ACT State League netball season launch.

Lee Gaskin Arawang coach Kim Symons insists her side won't be taking Canberra lightly on Friday.


Canberra's Duke Didier makes Commonwealth Games judo team

Lee Gaskin Duke Didider's first goal is representing Australia at the Commonwealth Games and Olympic Games.


Australian Volleyroos confident of beating Finland in World League round

Volleyroo captain Aidan Zingel.

Lee Gaskin Volleyroos captain Aidan Zingel confident Australia can secure its first win in World League series.