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Lee Gaskin

Lee Gaskin is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

Racing

Canberra jockey Kayla Nisbet backed to overcome injuries

24 October 2012. Relax. Canberra Times photo by Rohan Thomson. Canberra Racing. Local Jockey, Kayla Nisbet.


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Lee Gaskin, Chris Dutton David Hayes has no doubt Canberra apprentice Kayla Nisbet can return bigger and better from her recent run of injuries.

Football

Tuggeranong United slumps to fourth straight loss in Canberra National Premier League

Tuggeranong United goalkeeper Rowan Shepherd is on the ground after colliding with Canberra Olympic's Daniel Barac.

Lee Gaskin Tuggeranong United coach Steve Forshaw has put his squad on notice after 4-1 loss to Canberra Olympic.

Football

Matildas goalkeeper Lydia Williams suffers knee injury in the US

Injury blow: Lydia Williams.

Lee Gaskin Canberra United goalkeeper Lydia Williams suffered a knee injury while playing in the US on Sunday.

Cricket

Jacques Kallis to line up for Sydney Thunder in Canberra Big Bash warm-up

Here to make a difference: Jacques Kallis will play for the Sydney Thunder in the Big Bas

Lee Gaskin The Sydney Thunder has promised to bring its strongest possible squad, including champion all-rounder Jaques Kallis, to Canberra for a Big Bash League warm-up in December.

Soccer

Ned Zelic backs Tom Rogic to shine for Socceroos at the World Cup

Tom Rogic, ahead of Wednesday's Socceroos selection for the World Cup.

Lee Gaskin Former Socceroos captain Ned Zelic believes Tom Rogic can showcase his amazing skills on football's biggest stage and be Australia's X-factor at the World Cup.

Football

Canberra United wants to carry momentum towards finals, says captain Nicole Sykes

Lee Gaskin Canberra United will draw on the lure of securing a home final to overcome fatigue and oppressive heat on Saturday.

Football

Shipard-shape: Sally makes her point in merciless Jets thrashing

Lee Gaskin Sally Shipard capped her emotional comeback with a rare goal for Canberra United on Saturday.

Football

Georgia Yeoman-Dale adds danger factor to Canberra United bench

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 01:  Georgia Yeoman-Dale of Canberra United in action during the round 11 W-League match between Canberra United and the Newcastle Jets at McKellar Park on February 1, 2014 in Canberra, Australia.  (Photo by Stefan Postles/Getty Images)

Lee Gaskin Canberra United livewire Georgia Yeoman-Dale is making up for lost time in the team's charge to the W-League title.

Soccer

Canberra United goes trophy hunting, but first must bag Brisbane Roar

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Canberra United players Nicole Sykes and Ellie Brush with the 2012 trophy ahead of their semi-final match against Brisbane this weekend.
Filed: Thursday, 13 February 2014 1:22:33 pm 
Photo by Rohan Thomson, The Canberra Times

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Lee Gaskin Canberra United is so determined to win the W-League its players refuse to even touch a replica trophy.

Football

Tom Rogic eyes return to Celtic after World Cup duty

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Lee Gaskin Canberra's Tom Rogic harbours ambitions of returning to the bright lights of Europe after the World Cup.

Test stars to boost NSW Blues' Sheffield Shield hopes

Lee Gaskin Fresh from their resounding triumph in South Africa, Test stars Steve Smith and Nathan Lyon could be parachuted into the NSW Sheffield Shield team for this week's trip to Canberra.

Cricket

Blake Dean keen to shine with Sydney Thunder in Big Bash League

Lee Gaskin Opening batsman one year to leg-spinner the next. ACT Comets all-rounder Blake Dean doesn't mind what role he has at the Sydney Thunder as he prepares to train and play alongside a stack of...

Soccer

Tigers on charge

Lee Gaskin Cooma Tigers are determined to continue their charge up the Canberra National Premier League ladder.

Cricket

Behrendorff has high hopes for summer

Lee Gaskin Jason Behrendorff hopes Champions League Twenty20 campaign the springboard for a successful summer.

Soccer

Canberra FC coach in demand but denies Tuggeranong signing

Canberra FC Coach Miro Trninic.

Lee Gaskin CANBERRA FC boss Miro Trninic says he has received offers from three clubs for next season, but has yet to make a decision on his coaching future.

Soccer

Socceroos debut whets appetite for Canberran

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Lee Gaskin Tom Rogic returns to Australia with his national claims enhanced, while fellow Canberran Carl Valeri faces an injury-enforced stint on the sidelines.

Cricket

Pace stocks cover injured: McDermott

Sport.  Australian fast bowling legend Craig McDermott speaking to media before the start of a cricket clinic with ACT U-15 and U- 17 players at Manuka Oval.  23 November 2012.   Canberra Times Photo by Jeffrey Chan.

Lee Gaskin Australia has the fast-bowling depth to overcome the large injury toll to our pace brigade, former great Craig McDermott says.

Cricket

Josh gets the phone call of his dreams

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 21:  Josh Hazlewood of the Blues bowls during the Ryobi One Day Cup match between the Queensland Bulls and the New South Wales Blues at The Gabba on November 21, 2012 in Brisbane, Australia.  (Photo by Chris Hyde/Getty Images)

Lee Gaskin Josh Hazlewood received the phone call every cricketer dreams of - pack your bags and welcome to the Australian Test squad.

Cricket

Brothers unite for bash at big time

28  October  2 010.........Canberra Times photo by  RICHARD BRIGGS  story by  James Buckley......Twin  Queanbeyan cricket players Blake, left, and Jono Dean  at  Freebody Oval..... SPECIAL 15

Lee Gaskin They went their separate ways at club level, but the Melbourne Renegades have reunited Jono and Blake Dean for the Big Bash League.

BMX

Harriet's focus on riding the Rio route

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Sport: BMX racer Harriet Burbidge-Smith, 16, is racing at the ACT titles this weekend, her dream is to make it to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. 28th February 2013. Canberra Times Photograph by Katherine Griffiths

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Lee Gaskin She watched Caroline Buchanan's Olympic campaign from a hospital bed.