CHRIS BARRETT The wicketkeeper contemplated retirement in the midst of family heartache but is now in pursuit of the Ashes, writes Chris Barrett.
LEE GASKIN The Canberra Raiders are set to regain sharpshooter Jarrod Croker for Saturday night's clash with Manly.
GLENN JACKSON 10:11pm When you have gone through the worst losing streak in your club's history, you will take a win however they come, even if it's wet, ugly, and somewhat controversial.
Michael Carayannis Ben Barba was he back to his best on Friday night in the Bulldogs' 24-14 win against Brisbane at ANZ Stadium.
Marcus Laudenbach Queanbeyan Blues' biggest weapon in their derby against Roos could be a centre who crossed codes from the Whites.
James MacSmith Josh Dugan's former Canberra teammate Bronson Harrison says the fullback has fitted in seamlessly at St George Illawarra.
ADRIAN PROSZENKO The NRL will consider following the lead of the AFL in publicly releasing the number of positive illicit drug results as part of a new crackdown on doping in the sport.
CHRIS DUTTON ACT Brumbies coach Jake White says ''we will never forget'' the heartbreak the Blues inflicted on his side last year.
CHRIS DUTTON Joseph Tomane says he's ready to step up in the ''big games'' as he prepares for the biggest month of his career.
CHRIS DUTTON Ben Mowen is adamant his side can block out the Wallabies and revenge distractions against the Blues
GEORGINA ROBINSON 10:37pm The dream may well be over for the Waratahs after an upset loss to the Rebels.
Marcus Laudenbach Royals hooker Robbie Abel is considering putting a domestic contract on hold in New Zealand.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE It was one small step for womankind, but female sport still won't be jumping over the moon for joy.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE 11:15pm Belconnen defender Joshua Hegarty wants to help rebuild the NEAFL eastern conference’s damaged pride.
ANDREW WU It has taken more than a third of the season but Sydney have finally strung together a performance that indicates they will again be a force to be reckoned with this season.
LEE GASKIN Opals coach Brendan Joyce says Lauren Jackson is on track for a triumphant Canberra homecoming.
LEE GASKIN Gracing the same turf as Lionel Messi, Hristijan Tanoski could have been excused for pinching himself to see if it was real.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE Goulburn trainer Mark Gee is set to make his city debut after Miss Ta Ta made it back-to-back wins.
Kyle Mackey-Laws 8:40pm We stay north for the Brisbane winter carnival this Saturday, headlined by the group 1 Doomben 10,000.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE Nick Kyrgios will make his grand slam debut at the French Open this weekend, but fellow Canberran Annerly Poulos is out to beat him.
JON TUXWORTH Basketball will join Canberra's centenary party when the Boomers and Opals play a double-header against New Zealand at the AIS in August.
LEE GASKIN The Canberra Raiders are sweating on the fitness of centre Jarrod Croker and could have their first-choice goal-kicker back for Saturday night’s clash with Manly.
Sports Hall Of Fame
CHRIS DUTTON ACT Sport wants to bring the Hall of Fame to life when it moves into a new home at the University of Canberra next year.
JON TUXWORTH Canberra back-rower Joel Thompson has scoffed at suggestions his head is already with his club-in-waiting, the Dragons.
ADRIAN PROSZENKO The father of Ben Te'o claims the family name has been unnecessarily ''dragged through the mud'', but is confident the Souths player will emerge from investigations with his reputation intact.
ADRIAN PROSZENKO Veteran ABC broadcaster David Morrow has been spared the sack, but will need to complete training and cultural awareness programs before returning to the airwaves.
BRAD WALTER NSW coach Laurie Daley has begun informing players that they will be named in the Blues side for the opening State of Origin match on June 5.
Michael Carayannis Canterbury are hoping for a similar bounce-back factor to the one they experienced at the hands of Newcastle when they look to rediscover some form against Brisbane at ANZ Stadium on Friday night.
MICHAEL CHAMMAS The worst losing streak in Wests Tigers' history is expected to be compounded by the lowest Leichhardt Oval crowd in nine years on Friday night.
CHRIS DUTTON Colby Faingaa is using his frustrating two-year "roller-coaster" as the motivation to resurrect his Super Rugby career.
The Raiders fought back before going down 30-20 in round 10.
Action from the Cooma Tigers' NPL clash against Canberra FC.
Round 14 Super Rugby action from ANZ Stadium on May 18.
League: Belconnen v Goulburn. Rugby Union: Eagles v Royals.
May 18. ACT v NSW in the men's and women's grand finals.
Canberra scored 44 unanswered points to stun the Knights.
Rugby Union: Easts v Royals. NEAFL: Ainslie v Queanbeyan.
The ACT Brumbies went down to the Crusaders in Canberra.
Belconnen United take on the Cooma Tigers in a decider replay.
Scenes from the ACT Speedway titles held at Fairbairn Park.
Canberra scores the upset of the NRL season in Melbourne.
Rugby League: Blues v Rams and Aussie Rules: Eastlake v Ainslie.
Future stars in the Australian Little Athletics Championships.
Finals creditials shown in a 41-7 win at Canberra Stadium.
Canberra suffers its fourth away loss of the NRL season.
Giants taken down by Gold Coast in round five AFL action.