David Polkinghorne A ''great mental state'' has Ian Healy backing Brad Haddin to keep his job behind the stumps until at least 2015 - if not beyond.
David Polkinghorne Cricket ACT chairman Ian McNamee says Manuka Oval is ready for its first Test match.
David Polkinghorne Quietly Brilliant's emphatic debut win was nothing new for breeder-owner Jeff Izzard - he'd seen it all before in a dream.
David Polkinghorne The Commonwealth Games might be eight months away, but it is the thought of an alchemic transformation of her bronze medal into a gold one in Glasgow that's driving Chloe Hosking.
David Polkinghorne John Nisbet knows Glad You Called will have to run the race of her life to win the Goulburn City Cup (1600 metres), but he's hoping a love affair with the track and some great form will be enough for...
David Polkinghorne Nathan Lyon's Sheffield Shield form might be average, but Dean Jones says he must play in the Ashes.
David Polkinghorne Sydney jockey Tommy Berry has backed Kayla Nisbet to ride in a future Melbourne Cup.
David Polkinghorne Brendan Jones is hoping his injury layoff can coincide with good mate Adam Scott reinvigorating Australian golf.
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David Polkinghorne If you listen to some of the international trainers whinge, then it should be renamed The Lloyd Williams Cup.
David Polkinghorne If you listen to some of the international trainers whinge, you would think it was The Lloyd Williams Cup.
David Polkinghorne A ‘‘scratchy’’ Greg Blewett has played down his chances in the Federal Amateur Open.
David Polkinghorne Former Australian opener Greg Blewett believes George Bailey should make his Test debut in Brisbane.
David Polkinghorne Former national mountain bike marathon champion Dylan Cooper finds 24-hour solo racing ''a bit boring'' and ''like a walking race''.
David Polkinghorne Former Socceroos captain Paul Wade has backed Canberra star Tom Rogic to make an impact at next year's World Cup in Brazil.
David Polkinghorne The suspect bowling action of spinner Johan Botha was put under the spotlight at the AIS on Wednesday.
David Polkinghorne The Canberra Capitals hope Nicole Hunt's return from ankle surgery will make them harder to match-up on when they face reigning WNBL champion Bendigo at AIS Arena on Sunday.
David Polkinghorne Bombala's race rack is a far cry from Caulfield and its cup, but Canberra trainer Barbara Joseph still has ''that magical dream'' of getting a horse in one of Australia's holy trilogy of racing.
David Polkinghorne He's spent the past 14 months delivering Adelaide's mail, now Canberra cyclist Daniel Ellis wants to deliver Australia medals at next year's world championships and Commonwealth Games.
David Polkinghorne Who's the best bet on Caulfield Cup day?
David Polkinghorne YOU don't get long to mourn a horse in the racing game with the next day bringing more trackwork and more races.