CHRIS BARRETT 12:09am Paul Gallen has outlined the uncertainty and confusion confronting Cronulla players ahead of a meeting with ASADA.
MICHAEL CARAYANNIS 12:21am Matthew Wright is set to be robbed of a finals appearance as he becomes the unlucky casualty following ASADA’s investigations into Cronulla’s 2011 supplements program.
PETER FITZSIMONS 12:11am ''Five Cronulla Sharks have received show cause notices.'' The news sounds so anodyne, doesn’t it?
ANDREW WEBSTER 7:37am The offer on the table appears too good to be true: a backdated one-year ban, which means you miss precious little footy and some of the pre-season sandhills?
ADRIAN PROSZENKO 10:55am Canterbury's premiership chances have taken a hit after prop Sam Kasiano was ruled out for the rest of the season.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE 5:35pm The match has been struck, the fuse lit and the theme song is playing. Now all the Wallabies have to do is complete Mission Impossible - beating the All Blacks at Eden Park on Saturday night.
CHRIS DUTTON 5:43pm ACT Brumbies recruit Sean Doyle will use the National Rugby Championship to start challenging star flanker David Pocock for the Super Rugby side's No.7 starting spot next year.
ANDREW WEBSTER 10:00pm According to those Wallabies who have played there, nothing is particularly forbidding about the graveyard of Eden Park.
CHRIS DUTTON 8:05pm Cricket minnows Bangladesh and Afghanistan are more popular than two of the world's best teams and World Cup officials are convinced three games at Manuka Oval can attract almost 50,000 people next year.
JAKE NIALL 8:58pm Dyson Heppell has a broken bone in his hand and will likely miss this weekend's game against Gold Coast.
ANDREW WU 5:28pm Beware the wounded beast is the message from Leon Cameron to Greater Western Sydney before they take on an injury-depleted Collingwood on Saturday.
JESSE HOGAN 6:46pm Fremantle is making a second attempt at beating the two-match suspension given to Nat Fyfe, making a rare appeal to an AFL tribunal decision.
ANDREW WU 11:38pm Dan Hannebery says he will head into this year's finals series in much better shape than last season as a result of an ankle injury which floored the star midfielder while he was in top flight.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE 7:39pm Capital Football's board has endorsed the decision to lockout parents from an under-12 soccer match this weekend.
JON TUXWORTH Raiders skipper overlooked for selection for Sunday's trip to Cronulla, despite being passed fit.
JON TUXWORTH Ricky Stuart has urged the NRL to look at other options to help battling teams bring in marquee talent.
2:56am Lance Armstrong has admitted that he would still be lying about doping to this day had he not been unmasked two years ago.
JON TUXWORTH Canberra club clear star forward after reports of a crowd disturbance at Sunday's Canberra Raiders Cup semi-final.
MICHAEL CHAMMAS James Graham doesn't know if it's just a coincidence, but it was the Wests Tigers who triggered a four game losing streak that threatened to ruin Canterbury's season.
BRAD WALTER Members of Cronulla’s 2011 squad have been advised not to accept a reduced suspension simply to bring the 18-month saga to an end.
Mitch Jennings St George Illawarra lock Trent Merrin is confident a niggling shoulder injury suffered in NSW's drought-breaking Origin series victory won't hamper him in his quest for a maiden Test jumper at season's end.
Mo'ne Davis, the 13-year-old pitcher with a 112km/h fastball has landed the coveted cover of Sports Illustrated magazine, becoming the first Little League player to do so.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE Tour de France star Michael Rogers feels his team Tinkoff-Saxo is on the verge of something special and he wants to finish off what he's started.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE Oman hopes basing itself at the Australian Institute of Sport will see its success rub off on it and the nation wants Canberra to adopt it as its Asian Cup team.
Nathan Beuman His older brother George Timotheou recently made his debut for A-League glamour team Sydney FC, but 15-year-old Antoni will get a rare opportunity next week to take on some of the world's most powerful clubs.
GEORGINA ROBINSON The team may be the same but nothing else is.
GEORGINA ROBINSON The Wallabies are on high alert for a harder-edged All Blacks outfit in their must-win second Bledisloe Cup clash in Auckland on Saturday.
Jesse Hogan and Liam Mannix Veteran Kangaroos midfielder Brent Harvey has been found guilty of serious misconduct by the AFL tribunal and suspended for three matches.
JESSE HOGAN Fremantle's Nat Fyfe has had his two-match suspension upheld and needlessly accrued 69 carry-over points in the process after a bungled tribunal challenge.
PETER HANLON Hawthorn is on its doorstep, but Geelong's focus on what lies around the corner is such that it is open to entering Saturday night's game without not only Steve Johnson, but Jimmy Bartel and perhaps Tom Hawkins too.
Adam Pengilly Jake Lloyd reckons the wins and losses ''come with football''. In that respect, he has only ever known one-half of the game he took so long to establish himself in.
Justin Chadwick Brisbane haven't scared too many AFL clubs this season, but Fremantle coach Ross Lyon has described his team's upcoming trip to the Gabba as a "frightening prospect".
Richmond's Alex Rance has revealed he met Hawthorn to discuss a potential trade before recommitting to the Tigers.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE Queanbeyan Racing needs to dig up a large section of its track to remove a 20-year-old foundation of pine trees.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE The Queanbeyan Bowling Club has dismissed rumours it's in financial trouble and president John Britton is confident of the long-term future of Bowls ACT's biggest club.
With his bulging biceps and beefy chest, Rafael Nadal does not resemble a man with fragile joints. However, looks can be deceptive.
LEE GASKIN The Canberra Raiders are going against the tide in attempting to recruit established representative players, with just 30 per cent of this year's crop falling into that category.
JON TUXWORTH Canberra Raider Anthony Milford says he has nothing to be concerned about after the Brisbane Broncos-bound star met with NRL salary-cap investigators last week.
Nathan Beuman It's the Canberra school that's produced Raiders NRL stars Brett Finch and Jack Wighton, along with Sydney Swans AFL premiership winner Jarrad McVeigh.
BRAD WALTER Players involved in the supplement program at Cronulla in 2011 are wary of accepting bans of six months or less as they maintain they never knowingly took any prohibited substances.
ANDREW WEBSTER Cronulla players past and present will meet ASADA and NRL suits in Sydney on Wednesday.
CHRIS BARRETT Sandor Earl, the only player across both the NRL and AFL to have been banned over the supplements scandal, will finally have his day in court on Tuesday when his challenge is heard at the Administrative Appeals Tribunal in Sydney.
MICHAEL CARAYANNIS Jarryd Hayne has waved the yellow card at NRL referees, claiming his Eels are heavily scrutinised because they do not have as many big-name players as their rivals.
EMMA PARTRIDGE Cronulla Sharks prop Andrew Fifita has been questioned by police after an alleged road rage incident in Sydney’s south.
NEAFL: Queanbeyan Tigers vs Ainslie at Dairy Farmers Park.
Local Soccer: Canberra Olympic v Canberra City at O'Connor.
St George Illawarra break the curse at Canberra Stadium.
Action from the match between Queanbeyan and West Belconnen.
Action from the match between Ainslie and Eastlake at Ainslie Oval.
All the action from the Eels' come from behind win in Darwin.
Tuggeranong Vikings secured a fourth straight John I Dent Cup.
Action from the Giants' clash against the Roos at Manuka Oval.
Action from the match between Woden and Goulburn.
Tuggeranong play South Hobart in the FFA round of 32.
NZ Warriors smash the Canberra Raiders at GIO Stadium.
National Premier League action from Deakin Oval.
Tuggeranong Vikings Vs Gungahlin Eagles at Viking Park.
Queanbeyan Kangaroos take on the Gungahlin Bulls.
Ainslie Oval match between Ainslie and Sydney University.
Canberra Brave Vs Newcastle North Stars at Phillip.
Australian Netball League Canberra Darters vs Territory Storm.
Flares were let off as Western Sydney beat Canberra FC.
Canberra goes down to South Sydney at GIO Stadium.
Gungahlin beat Wests in the semi-final at Viking Park, Erindale.
UC took on Canberra United at the Lyneham Hockey Centre.
soccer: Canberra City took on Belconnen at McKellar Park.
Waratahs win Super Rugby semi-final at Allianz Stadium.
Union: Tuggeranong vs Queanbeyean at Viking Park.
League: Tuggeranong vs Queanbeyan at Freebody Oval.
NEAFL: Queanbeyan vs Eastlake at Dairy Farmers Park.