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Lee Gaskin

Lee Gaskin is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

Motor sport

Brendan Reeves secures sweep in first round of the Australian Rally Championship


Lee Gaskin National Capital Rally champion Brendan Reeves overcame a 1.2-second deficit in the final stage to triumph.


Owen Chivers puts right hand up for Futures League

Lee Gaskin Promising batsman Owen Chivers will make his ACT and Manuka Oval debuts on Monday.

Ice hockey

Canberra ice hockey Knights close to making a return

Canberra Knights.

Lee Gaskin The Canberra men's ice hockey team is a step closer to rising from the dead.


Eastlake's Lynne O'Meara Premiership Cup win completes women's cricket clean sweep

Lee Gaskin Eastlake has completed a clean sweep of the Canberra women's cricket competition.

Ice hockey

Canberra ice hockey bid seeks 'fresh start' with name change

Lee Gaskin A Canberra men's ice hockey team won't be known as the Knights and will embark on a ''fresh start".

Motor sport

Brendan Reeves takes heat victory in National Capital Rally in Canberra

Lee Gaskin Wet conditions and a technical course combined to cause havoc on a dramatic day of the National Capital Rally.


Cricket ACT pushing for indoor training centre

Lee Gaskin Cricket ACT has high hopes as it continues to build its case for a bigger slice of the national pie.

Ice Hockey

Canberra Knights' No. 1 fan Kaihdyn Andrae devastated at their demise

Canberra Knights fan Kaihdyn Andrae.

Lee Gaskin The devastation on the face of Kaihdyn Andrae is a sign of how much the Knights mean to their supporters.


Adam Hewitt back just in time to help Wests/UC in title defence

Lee Gaskin Stress fractures in his back forced last season's grand final hero Adam Hewitt to miss the start of Wests/UC's title defence.

Ice Hockey

Canberra team may have to pay for use of Knights name

Sport. Australian Ice Hockey League match at Phillip between the Canberra Knights (white) and the Newcastle North Stars. L to R Canberra goal keeper, Newcastle's Jeff Martens, David Bell and Dave Upton, in the first period. June 8th 2013 Photograph by Graham Tidy The Canberra Times. Living in Canberra

Lee Gaskin Canberra Knights management demands compensation if team's name is to be used in AIHL by players consortium.

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Motor sport

Brain injury catalyst for Australian Rally Championship driver's switch to fast lane

Sport.  Rhys Pinter, 21, is the youngest driver in the Australian Rally Championship.  He will race his Ford Fiesta R2 the only right hand drive version in Australian in the National Capital Rally.    26 February 2014. Canberra Times photo by Jeffrey Chan

Lee Gaskin Canberra driver Rhys Pinter is about to become the youngest competitor in the Australian Rally Championship.

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Motor sport

Wakefield 300 race entrant Shane Tanner to apply tricks of his trade

Lee Gaskin During the week, Shane Tanner preaches safe driving and staying within the speed limits.

Ice hockey: Canberra Knights vow to fight on despite owner's withdrawal

Canberra Knights.

Lee Gaskin and Will Brodie Canberra Knights players are rallying together to remain in the Australian Ice Hockey League and plan to take on the club's licence themselves.


Manuka Oval still in line to host Sheffield Shield final

manuka Oval.

Lee Gaskin Cricket NSW officials will be in Canberra next week to assess Manuka Oval's viability to host the Sheffield Shield final.

Ice hockey

Canberra Knights not dead and buried yet

NEWS: The Canbera Knights have folded after being in the Australian Ice Hockey League after 33 years. Pic shows Knights players l-r   assistant captain Jordie Gavin of Chapma and goal Keeper Nick Eckhardt of Downer . Jordie has been playing with the Knights since 2002 and Nick since 2004.  26th February 2014. Photo by Melissa Adams of The Canberra Times.

Lee Gaskin Canberra Knights players are rallying together to remain in the Australian Ice Hockey League.

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Canberra in perfect position to give talented youngsters a bash at big time in BBL, says Michael Bevan

Canberra-born retired cricketer Michael Bevan returning for community cricket match at Crace next month. For Private Capital. By Megan Doherty.




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Lee Gaskin Michael Bevan believes Canberra is perfectly placed for entry into the Twenty20 Big Bash League.

Ice hockey

Canberra Knights on thin ice after 33 years in existence

SPORT: Canberra Knights Ice Hockey player  Maxime Suzzarini from France at the Phillip Ice skating rink. 17th April 2013. Photo by MELISSA ADAMS of The Canberra Times..

Lee Gaskin One of Canberra’s oldest national sporting teams has folded after 33 years of existence.

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Comet's hat-trick in vain as devil of a pitch and Duke ball dominate Futures League loss to WA

Lee Gaskin It will go down as one of the most bizarre games in ACT Comets' history.


Canberra United rewards defenders for impressive season

Lee Gaskin Canberra United custodian Lydia Williams has won the club's player of the year award.


Canberra United loss in W-League spurs on Michelle Heyman with Matildas

Lee Gaskin Canberra United striker Michelle Heyman has all the motivation she needs for her busy international schedule.