David Polkinghorne, Canberra Times

David Polkinghorne

Canberra Times

Canberra, ACT, Australia

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Recent:
  • Canberra Times
Past:
  • Daily Liberal
  • The Sydney Morning Herald
  • The Age
  • Brisbane Times
  • WAtoday

Recent articles by David:

Canberra Raiders on hunt for female NRLW coach

The Canberra Raiders are on the hunt for a female coach to lead their new NRLW team, which... → Read More

Busted Brisbane Broncos hold out Canberra Raiders

The Canberra Raiders had the Brisbane Broncos on the rack. → Read More

Brumbies' into Super Rugby semis with gutsy win over Hurricanes

It was almost the tale of two cards, with the Wellington Hurricanes getting the rub of the yellow... → Read More

Why Jamal Fogarty's Canberra Raiders debut is so special

When Jamal Fogarty made his NRL debut he only found out on the morning of the game. → Read More

NRL: Josh Papalii leads Canberra Raiders to win over South Sydney Rabbitohs

It wasn't just Josh Papalii's 250th NRL game that set the tone for the Canberra Raiders. It was... → Read More

NRL: The trifecta of massive boosts accompanying Jack Wighton's Canberra Raiders return

Jack Wighton's return is the massive bonus on top of the Canberra Raiders' massive bonus, with the 2020... → Read More

Josh Papalii to play 250th NRL match for Canberra Raiders at Dubbo

IMPACT: Josh Papalii will play his 250th NRL match this weekend when the Raiders take on South Sydney at Apex Oval. Picture: Keegan Carroll It hasn't been all sunshine. Josh Papalii's "played pretty crap" on occasions. Brilliantly on others. → Read More

'Once in a lifetime' Canberra Raiders dominate anniversary team

Who of the current crop of Green Machinists would force their way into the Raiders' best 17 over... → Read More

Imagine this Canberra Raiders team without Jack Wighton

Things could go from bad to worse for the Canberra Raiders with their fate sitting in the hands... → Read More

New Zealand Warriors controversially run over the top of Canberra Raiders for their fifth straight loss

The Canberra Raiders have slumped to a fifth straight loss, with a controversial penalty and a Shaun Johnson... → Read More

Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart names team to face New Zealand Warriors

Canberra Raiders co-captain Elliott Whitehead has been named to return to the NRL a week after suffering gruesome... → Read More

Independent David Pocock's already helped make Canberra a federal election win

If it wasn't for David Pocok there's absolutely zero chance the AIS Arena would be in line for... → Read More

Matt Timoko injury opens door for Canberra Raiders legend Jarrod Croker's NRL return

Could Jarrod Croker be back to begin his charge towards 300 NRL games? → Read More

Daly Cherry-Evans guides Manly Sea Eagles to win over Canberra Raiders

Manly captain Daly Cherry-Evans sunk the boot into the Green Machine, kicking his Sea Eagles to victory in... → Read More

NRL: Canberra Raiders' Hudson Young reveals his Ukrainian roots

When Raiders second-rower Hudson Young trots out on Saturday afternoon in Mudgee to face the Sea Eagles, one of his biggest fans and greatest inspirations, his grandmother, will be there cheering him on. → Read More

The logistical calisthenics behind the Canberra Raiders' NRL Mudgee trip to play Manly Sea Eagles

Welcome to the new normal. → Read More

Canberra Raiders find out how far behind other cities Canberra Stadium is

Canberra Raiders tour of North Queensland Stadium highlights even country towns have better facilities than the capital. → Read More

Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart says Jack Wighton's best is yet to come in NRL career

Jack Wighton plays his 200th game for Canberra this week. Picture: Rohan Thomson Jack Wighton has Dally M and Clive Churchill medals to his name but Ricky Stuart says the best is yet to come from the Canberra Raiders five-eighth. → Read More

Jamal Fogarty's knee injury a massive blow for Canberra Raiders' NRL hopes

The halves recruit will miss most of his first season in Canberra. → Read More

Canberra Raiders co-captain Jarrod Croker's sights set on NRL return

Playing his 300th NRL game would mean everything to Canberra Raiders co-captain Jarrod Croker, but all he's focussed on his playing his 292nd. → Read More