Lee Gaskin Google+

Lee Gaskin

Lee Gaskin is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

Canberra United's youngest-ever player Grace Maher set to make her W-League debut

Lee Gaskin Any fears Canberra United's youngest ever player had with adjusting to the W-League have been allayed with the impressive performances of fellow teenager Julia De Angelis.


North Canberra Gungahlin Cricket Club named the ACT Good Sports Club of the Year

Lee Gaskin  The North Canberra Gungahlin Cricket Club is the ACT's Good Sports Club of the Year.


Teenage fast bowler Lain Beckett added to ACT Comets' T20 line-up

ACT cricketers Lain Beckett and Sally Moylan are keen to attract more indigenous kids to their sport.

Lee Gaskin Australian under-19 fast bowler Lain Beckett will get his chance to impress for a Big Bash League contract when he returns for the ACT Comets in the Sydney Twenty20 competition.


ACT Comets lose both games of the Sydney Twenty20 competition

Mark Higgs was the Comets' best in their loss to Bankstown.

Lee Gaskin The ACT Comets lost both of their games in the first round of the Sydney Twenty20 competition in Campbelltown on Sunday.


Asian Cup chief executive confident Canberra ticket sales will improve despite concerns from Capital Football

Lee Gaskin Despite ''very slow'' ticket sales, the boss of the Asian Cup is confident Canberra will get behind the tournament when it begins in January.


Canberra cyclist Allison Rice wins silver medal at the Oceania Championships in Adelaide

Canberra cyclist Allison Rice won a silver medal at the Oceania Championships in Adelaide on Saturday night.

Lee Gaskin Canberra cyclist Allison Rice translates her talent from the road to the track with a silver medal at the Oceania Championships in Adelaide.


ACT Meteors suffer hat-trick of losses to NSW Breakers

ACT Meteors captain Kris Britt playing a shot against the NSW Breakers.

Lee Gaskin ACT Meteors captain Kris Britt averages 83.5 with the bat, but couldn't prevent the NSW Breakers winning all three games of their Women's National Cricket League series.


ACT Comets' Ethan Bartlett eyes a shot at Big Bash big time

Ethan Bartlett will play for the ACT Comets in the Sydney T20 competition on Sunday.

Lee Gaskin ACT all-rounder Ethan Bartlett hoping to put his best foot forward for a spot in the Big Bash League in the Sydney Twenty20 club tournament.


Canberra United loses first-ever W-League game to Perth Glory in 3-0 defeat

canberra united

Lee Gaskin Canberra United's 10-game unbeaten streak against Perth Glory is over after a 3-0 loss in Perth on Saturday.


Weston Creek Molonglo too strong for Eastlake in John Gallop Cup match

Western Creek's Warren Clunes hits out against Eastlake.

Lee Gaskin Weston Creek Molonglo starts the John Gallop Cup competition with a 98-run victory against Eastlake.


Canberra star Steven Lustica ready to roar for Brisbane

Brisbane Roar midfielder Steven Lustica.

Lee Gaskin Canberra's Steven Lustica faces his old side Adelaide United in Brisbane Roar's opening game of the A-League.


Cricket NSW, Cricket ACT unite for improved youth pathway program

Cricket ACT's re-entry into the national one-day competition is still a way off.

Lee Gaskin Cricket NSW boss says there are a ''bunch of logistical issues to work through'' before the ACT Comets can be re-admitted to the national one-day competition.


Weston Creek Molonglo recruits strongly ahead of Cricket ACT first-grade competition

Lee Gaskin Weston Creek Molonglo has embarked on an impressive off-season recruiting spree to firm as one of the favourites for the Cricket ACT first-grade season.

Canberra United rookie Julia De Angelis ready to face Perth Glory in the W-League


Lee Gaskin She's the 17-year-old rookie making the most of her opportunity in the Canberra United midfield.

ACT Meteors suffer nine-wicket loss to NSW Breakers in opening round of the Women's Twenty20

Kris Britt was a lone campaigner for the ACT Meteors in their season opener against NSW.

Lee Gaskin ACT Meteors cop reality check with nine-wicket loss to the NSW Breakers in the opening game of the women's T20.

How the Cricket ACT clubs are shaping up for the 2014-15 season

Lee Gaskin All the team news for the 2014-15 Cricket ACT first-grade competition, starting on Saturday.

Former Socceroo Andy Bernal steps down as Canberra FC coach

Lee Gaskin Canberra FC is on the lookout for a new coach, with Andy Bernal leaving to pursue other opportunities.


Ireland scrapes home despite century from ACT Comets' Matt Condon

Matt Condon scored a breakthrough century for the Comets on Thursday against Ireland.

Lee Gaskin ACT Comets youngster Matt Condon hits a century, but Ireland chase down 305 with one wicket to spare to record its second straight win in Canberra.


ACT Comets' hope bid to rejoin one-day competition will be finalised in weeks

Afghanistan v ACT Comets.

Lee Gaskin Cricket ACT hopes to know the fate of its bid to rejoin the national one-day competition when officials meet with the Cricket Australia board at a meeting on October 30.

Socceroos midfielder Carl Valeri to make his A-League debut for Melbourne Victory against Western Sydney Wanderers

Carl Valeri has played for Melbourne Victory in the FFA Cup but not in the A-League.

Lee Gaskin Socceroos midfielder Carl Valeri is intent on ''repaying the faith'' the Melbourne Victory has shown in him and getting his A-League career off to a flyer.