LEE GASKIN Meredith Bone is planning to use her "twin connection" with Hockeyroos defender Edwina to her advantage.
JON TUXWORTH 6:52pm St Pat's skipper surprised when reminded it will be 13 years since she played in her first hockey grand final.
EMMA QUAYLE 9:29pm Hawthorn will play Sydney in next week's grand final for a shot at its 12th premiership and second set of back-to-back flags, in the most dramatic possible reunion with former star forward Lance Franklin after his defection last year.
JON TUXWORTH 10:00pm He grew up spear fishing and snorkelling on remote Australian territory of Christmas Island, but Ainslie's Tom Faul could be the Australian Capital Territory's next AFL recruit.
ROHAN CONNOLLY 9:36pm A proud Port Adelaide coach Ken Hinkley lauded the efforts of his young side which came so close to a grand final berth on Saturday night, but also warned that the Power would need to keep improving to continue its climb from near the foot of the AFL ladder to a potential premiership.
ANDREW WU 4:09pm Nick Malceski has given his strongest indication he will stay in Sydney next year but the door is still open on the possibility Saturday's grand final will be his last game in the red and white.
PETER HANLON 1:46pm There was desolation in the North Melbourne rooms on Friday night, but resignation too. Improvement comes from acknowledging the benchmark and vowing to reach it, and the broken Kangaroos knew the touchstone was just down the corridor.
ADRIAN PROSZENKO 10:19pm Just like the game played the previous evening, a match which should have finished a whitewash morphed into a thriller.
MICHAEL CARAYANNIS 10:07pm If you punch or shove you get sat down, but if a player does an apparent chicken wing tackle you can remain on the field.
CHRIS WILSON Sam Williams doesn't regret his defection to the St George Illawarra Dragons last season, but says he's returning to the Canberra Raiders as a more complete player and is determined to establish himself as an NRL starter.
CHRIS WILSON 3:58pm His parents couldn't take his Raiders jersey off him as a pre-schooler, but winger Sami Sauiluma had a gut feeling he'd worn a Canberra jersey for the last time when he was dropped after round 20 this season.
PHIL GOULD 10:00pm What an extraordinary game we witnessed on Friday night between the Roosters and the Cowboys – so many talking points.
ADRIAN PROSZENKO 4:38pm The NRL has backed the decision to deny North Queensland the match-winning try in Friday night’s thriller at Allianz Stadium.
ADRIAN PROSZENKO 10:00pm The NRL has flagged the prospect of taking the NRL grand final out of Sydney for the first time and taking it to Queensland or other destinations.
MICHAEL CARAYANNIS 10:00pm Roosters five-eighth James Maloney has instigated the mind games against South Sydney by urging his side to take the Rabbitohs to "dark places" in the hope that their old foes can start to doubt themselves.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE 10:00pm Canberra sport covered - From grassroots to gossip.
CHRIS DUTTON 8:00pm Wallabies discard Will Skelton scored a try and was sin-binned as he led the Sydney Stars to a 37-37 brutal draw with the Canberra Vikings.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE 8:56pm Having once been the fastest man to climb Japanese volcano Mt Fuji, the ascent to Honeysuckle campground was like a ride in the park for Avanti cyclist Ben Dyball.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE 8:04pm Canberra United coach Liesbeth Migchelsen is confident they will avoid a repeat of last season's shock 2-0 defeat to Adelaide United.
DAVID POLKINGHORNE 8:19pm Cooma technical director Hugo Jimenez thinks all Capital Football premier league clubs need to improve to become competitive in the National Premier League finals after it was they were flogged 6-1 by Sydney club Bonnyrigg White Eagles✓ at the AIS Track on Saturday.
Preliminary Final: Hawthorn 15-7-97 beat Port Adelaide 13-16-94.
Central took on Goulburn in the men's grand final.
Cooma Tigers took on Bonnyrigg White Eagles at the AIS.
All the grand final action at Canberra Stadium in Bruce.
W-League round one action at Campbelltown Sports Stadium.
Hocky ACT women's first grade preliminary final in Lyneham.
Belconnen United v ACTAS at McKellar Park, Canberra.
Belconnen United beats Canberra FC in thriller at Deakin Stadium.
Goulburn takes on Old Canberrans at Lyneham Hockey Centre.
Queanbeyan Blues take victory over Goulburn Workers Bulldogs.
All the first grade women's hockey action at Lyneham.
Raiders end the year on a high against Eels at GIO Stadium.
Preliminary final action of Capital Football National Premier League.
National Rugby Championship action from Vikings Park.
Les McIntyre awards night held at The Roos Club, Queanbeyan.
Queanbeyan take on Goulburn in the preliminary final.
Canberra Grammar take on St Edmunds at Viking Park.
Canberra NPL elimination final at Deakin Stadium.
Central take on St Pats at the National Hockey Centre.
NRL Round 25: Raiders defeat the Tigers at Canberra Stadium.
The ACT Brumbies end of season Ball was held on Saturday.
Action from the National Premier League qualifying final at McKellar.
Canberra takes on Cronulla at Remondis Stadium, Sydney.