Crying killer blames mate

Shane Anthony Mayne, 27, intentionally chased down and killed 19-year-old student Matthew Gouldthorpe in February last…

Olympian James Marburg to help with new talent

ENCOURAGING: Olympic rower James Marburg in front of a new crop of St Patrick's College rowers…

Marburg keeps an eye on lake

CHECKING ON PROGRESS: Olympic and world championship rowing silver medallist James Marburg at Lake Wendouree yesterday.…

VFL: Roosters’ Tristan Cartledge signs with Strathmore

TRISTAN CARTLEDGE has left Victorian Football League premier North Ballarat.The ruckman has signed with Strathmore in…

Basketball: New focus for Adam McSwain

SHOOTING HOOPS: Ballarat Miners player Adam McSwain shows new sponsor Wes Davidson how it's done. Picture:…

Smerdon perplexed by RVLdecision to end jumping

LEADING trainer Robert Smerdon is perplexed by Racing Victoria Limited's decision to bring down the curtain…

Cosgriff training future in jeopardy

ANTHONY Cosgriff says his future as a trainer is in jeopardy with jumps racing to come…

Sebastopol house fire suspicious: police

Firefighters battle the fire at a Sebastopol house last night. Picture: Daniel Hartley-AllenPOLICE have appealed for…

AFL draft: your club’s picks

ADELAIDENo. 13 Daniel Talia (Calder Cannons, 18, 194cm, 89kg)Crisp-marking key forward/back who is calm under pressure…

Sebastopol fire: Albert St home gutted

BLAZE: Firefighters battle the fire in Sebastopol last night. Picture: Daniel Hartley-AllenSEBASTOPOL Fire Brigade captain Joe…

Cricket: Ballarat pair in Victorian under-17 team

STATE SELECTION: Mathew Begbie and Nick O'Brien will take on the nation's best under-17 cricketers after…

Bowls: Buninyong’s Bill Mineely to play 350th game

Bill MineelyTHERE is something about the Irish that immediately puts you at ease.The lilt of the…

AFL draft: New challenge for Rebels’ trio

GEELONG BOUND: North Ballarat Rebels' Josh Cowan, centre, celebrated last night with brother Joel, left, mother…

Netball: Dela Assuntas make it seven titles in a row

Dela Assuntas claimed a historic seventh-straight Ballarat Netball Association championship premiership last night when they defeated…

Bowls: Profile on Beaufort Golf’s Bob Kirkpatrick

FULL CIRCLE: After 20 years bowling, Bob Kirkpatrick is back playing in division eight and he…