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David Polkinghorne (Polky)
Works at The Canberra Times
Attended Charles Sturt University
Lives in Canberra
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Young Raiders say they won't back down, no matter who you are.
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Canberra Raiders winger Edrick Lee hopes his son Kawhi doesn't experience racism like he did.
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Frank-Paul Nuuausala expected to leave for England the next few weeks, once he receives his visa.
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Canberra fullback Jack Wighton is an influential player when it comes to the Raiders' results.
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Raiders veteran Sia Soliola backs Brenko Lee to deputise for cousin Edrick, who could be out for another month.
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Canberra Raiders halves Aidan Sezer and Blake Austin feel traditional switch has them clicking.
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Former Canberra Capitals forward Stephanie Talbot set to join Polish club next summer.
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Raiders captain Jarrod Croker thinks his young forward has taken his game to another level this season.
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Canberrans a step closer to realising their Olympic dream after making first Aussie sevens cut.
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Canberra Raiders second-rower will play Origin II like it's his last to send the Maroons stalwart out a winner.
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Have him in circles
56 people
Marco Mana's profile photo
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Chris Dutton's profile photo
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John Thistleton's profile photo
Wine Students “WINEOS” United's profile photo
IAN HANSON's profile photo
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Work
Occupation
Sports journalist
Skills
Watching TV, beard growing, gardening and chopping wood
Employment
  • The Canberra Times
    Sports journalist, 2010 - present
  • The Courier, Ballarat
    Sub editor, sports journalist, 2007 - 2010
Places
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Currently
Canberra
Previously
Ballarat - Melbourne - London - South America - Adelaide
Contact Information
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Phone
02 6280 2234
Email
Address
Fyshwick
Story
Tagline
A perfect day would start admiring my beard before playing a round of golf, watching Hawthorn flog essendon, Sturt smash port and then Liverpool beating scumchester...all washed down with a Coopers Pale Ale!
Introduction
Sports journo for The Canberra Times covering the ACT Brumbies, GWS Giants, Canberra Cavalry, NEAFL and cycling. Occasionally rant on Twitter @Super_Couch, essendon and manchester utd supporters beware...
Bragging rights
The Canberra Times pays me to watch sport
Education
  • Charles Sturt University
    Masters of journalism, 2004 - 2006
  • University of Adelaide
    Bachelor of Mathematical Science, 1991 - 1994
    With first class honours in applied maths
  • Heathfield High
    1986 - 1990
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Gender
Male