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Category: Local Sport

Community sport groups call on potential ACT government

COMPS ACT are calling on ACT’s aspiring candidates to see the value of community sport in the lead up to the October election.

Sydney Thunder visit Canberra kids

Players from the Sydney Thunder Big Bash League team paid a virtual visit to Canberra mini cricketers at schools and clubs on Tuesday.

Footballers of all abilities achieving goals

Capital Football has this week launched a one-of-a-kind all-inclusive league, ensuring those with a disability in the ACT have an opportunity to achieve their sporting goals.

Canberra Cavs ready to take on the 2020/21 season

The Canberra Cavalry are gearing up for the 2020/21 Australian Baseball League (ABL) season, after the Australian Conference schedule was released late last week.

Canberra rower Angus Moore retires

Canberra rower Angus Moore has decided to draw end his tremendous rowing career after over a decade as part of the Australian national team.

At a glance: Gungahlin tennis facility

Plans for a new community tennis facility in Gungahlin were released last week, featuring 12 full-size courts.

Masur backs Gungahlin tennis facility plans

Draft plans for a brand-new community tennis facility in the Canberra region have been unveiled, with the backing of Australian Davis Cup player/captain Wally Masur.

At a glance: T20 World Cup postponed

The ICC Men’s T20 World Cup has been postponed until 2022.

Sport at a glance: New united coach

Canberra United has welcomed Vicki Linton as head coach for its Westfield W-League team.

Canberra United welcomes new head coach

There’s a new coach on the Westfield W-League soccer scene, stepping into the top spot at Canberra United.

CBR Brave heartbroken by season cancellation

Hopes for a second CBR Brave championship have diminished, after this year’s Australian Ice Hockey League (AIHL) 2020 season was called off this week.

US Major League Baseball calls in the Cavalry

The United States’ Major League Baseball (MLB) will kick off today, 23 July, with some familiar Canberra Cavalry faces.

At a glance: Raiders beat Roosters

The Canberra Raiders have claimed victory in the NRL grand final re-match against the Sydney Roosters at the SCG last Thursday night, 16 July.

Hundreds of local cricketers to benefit from new competition

A new local cricket competition will see 264 Canberra cricketers competing against high level competitors and expand the ACT’s current cricket program.

Community contact sports set to kick off this weekend

Canberra’s community contact sport has been given the tick of approval to go ahead this weekend, following uncertainty around easing of restrictions after five COVID-19 cases were reported in the ACT last week.

Orienteering ACT back on the map

All electronic timing units will operate in air-mode as orienteering returns to the ACT this month, to reduce physical contact to meet COVID-safe arrangements.

Netball ACT names high-performance team leaders

Netball ACT’s high-performance teams The Capital Spirit have nominated its inaugural leadership group, just in time for start of season on 22 July. The Opens team will...

Sport at a glance: Caps players for Opals squad

Canberra Capitals guard Maddison Rocci (pictured) has been announced in the Australian Opals squad.

Manuka Oval BBL matches released

Manuka Oval will play host to two Sydney Thunder KFC Big Bash League (BBL) matches in the 2020-21 season, bringing the Melbourne Stars and Brisbane Heat to the Nation’s Capital.

Revised A-League fixture revealed

The FFA today released the updated schedule for the remainder of the 2019/20 A-League season.

A-League to kick-off on Friday after schedule shuffle

The final A-League schedule is expected to be released tomorrow (14 July) with no impact to this weekend’s games and minimal changes except for Melbourne-based teams.