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David Polkinghorne (Polky)
Works at The Canberra Times
Attended Charles Sturt University
Lives in Canberra
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Canberra Raiders captain presses claims for higher honours with a golden hat-trick.
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Chief Minister backs Brumbies' push to pack Canberra Stadium with quote from the past.
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Former Canberra Demon excited about AFL debut against Brisbane Lions.
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Canberra cyclist Michael Rogers reflects on his glittering career and looks forward to the next stage of his life.
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Former Canberra Raiders junior scores try on debut and hears a familiar voice in the crowd.
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Canberra Raiders winger up against Kiwi flyer Manu Vatuvei in potential New Zealand audtion.
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Australia to play France in one of three Rugby League World Cup fixtures at Canberra Stadium.
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Scott Fardy says Wallabies star will "do what he has to do" if he's passed fit for Super Rugby final.
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Chris Froome incident and terrorist attack in Nice bode for uncertain future for cycling classic.
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Australian Michael Matthews, of the Orica-Bike Exchange team, won the 10th stage of the Tour de France.
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Canberra Raiders forward says Gavin Cooper adds something he doesn't have to dominant Maroons.
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Have him in circles
55 people
Paul Farina's profile photo
Steven Hardanash's profile photo
Hook Samui's profile photo
Natasha Boddy's profile photo
Bianca Hall's profile photo
Ben Westcott's profile photo
Joshua Illusions's profile photo
Corinne Breese's profile photo
Ken Simpson's profile photo
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
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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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Male