• Anita to be farewelled at Perth Motorplex
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    Anita to be farewelled at Perth Motorplex

    A funeral service will be held at Perth Motorplex for eight-year-old Anita Board, who died after crashing into a cement barrier during a junior dragster event.

  • Former Dragon Chase gets two-year drug ban
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    Former Dragon Chase gets two-year drug ban

    Rangi Chase may have had his rugby league career cut short after copping a two-year ban for a positive cocaine test.

  • Whincup, McLaughlin in Supercars showdown
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    Whincup, McLaughlin in Supercars showdown

    Jamie Whincup insists he's not focused on breaking new ground with a seventh Supercars title as he prepares for the title-deciding final round in Newcastle.

  • No rush for new Socceroos coach: Kosmina
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    No rush for new Socceroos coach: Kosmina

    Ex-Socceroos captain John Kosmina says Australian soccer must sort out governance issues before finding Ange Postecoglou's successor as national team coach.

  • Swimming boss named new AFL Magpies chief
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    Swimming boss named new AFL Magpies chief

    Swimming Australia chief Mark Anderson has been chosen to lead AFL club Collingwood as their new CEO.

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    Concussion, depression link in athletes

    A review of all the evidence has established a link between sport-related concussion and depression in American elite athletes.

  • Island Hopping in the Solomons
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    Island Hopping in the Solomons

    The Solomon Islands are made up of 993 individual islands, each with a story to tell. Here are but three...

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    Energy drinks a dental concern for teens

    A study of more than 3500 teens has found those who drank one cup of energy or sport drinks per day were five times more likely to have dental problems.

  • Jason Day commits to 2020 Tokyo Olympics
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    Jason Day commits to 2020 Tokyo Olympics

    After opting out of last year's Rio Olympics in Brazil, Australian golf star Jason Day says he is firmly committed to the 2020 Games in Tokyo.

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    'New generation' drinks a dental concern

    A study of more than 3500 teens has found those who drank one cup of energy or sport drinks per day were five times more likely to have dental problems.

  • Kerr stuns China with Matildas double
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    Kerr stuns China with Matildas double

    The Matildas have won their sixth straight match, with Sam Kerr scoring a double in a 3-0 defeat of China.

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    Spieth rates Ricky Ponting the golfer

    American star Jordan Spieth has given Ricky Ponting a glowing endorsement after playing with the former Test cricket captain in the Australian golf pro-am.

  • Joe Hockey's US dilemma
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    Joe Hockey's US dilemma

    Australian ambassador in Washington Joe Hockey has discovered that being known as "Mr Hockey" in an ice hockey-mad nation has some interesting consequences.

  • Ruan Sims not ready to quit rugby league
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    Ruan Sims not ready to quit rugby league

    Jillaroos co-captain Ruan Sims says she won't hang up her boots after the women's Rugby League World Cup despite being 35.

  • Kiwis apologise for post-loss comments
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    Kiwis apologise for post-loss comments

    New Zealand Rugby League chairman has apologised for the comments of several Kiwis figureheads after their World Cup loss to Fiji.

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    Tasmania to host female jockey challenge

    Tasracing has secured the first Australian Female Jockey Championship which will be held at Launceston under lights.

  • Ogilvy's concern for golf's gym junkies
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    Ogilvy's concern for golf's gym junkies

    Geoff Ogilvy believes the trend toward weight training in golf is causing injuries when overdone.

  • Cricket the first sport at new WA stadium
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    Cricket the first sport at new WA stadium

    The new Optus Stadium in Perth will host the one-day international cricket match between Australia and England in late January.

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    Cricket the first sport at new WA stadium

    The new Optus Stadium in Perth will host the one-day international cricket match between Australia and England in late January.

  • Dimitrov eyes slams after ATF Finals win
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    Dimitrov eyes slams after ATF Finals win

    A jubilant Grigor Dimitrov kissed the hardcourt as he concluded the highlight week of his tennis career by winning the ATP World Tour Finals title.

  • Boof, Sutherland both proud cricket dads
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    Boof, Sutherland both proud cricket dads

    James Sutherland and Darren Lehmann are two of the most powerful men in Australian cricket - and they both have children who are very talented at the sport.

  • Hyundai aiming for 2018 WRC 'perfection'
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    Hyundai aiming for 2018 WRC 'perfection'

    Hyundai's Thierry Neuville will target a world title next year after winning Rally Australia but again finishing second overall in the World Rally Championship.

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    Shattered Molly Taylor eyes US rally stint

    Engine issues cruelled Molly Taylor's tilt at back-to-back Australian Rally Championships, as Coffs Harbour's Nathan Quinn snatched the title on his home roads.

  • Neuville steady as Rally Aus title beckons
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    Neuville steady as Rally Aus title beckons

    Thierry Neuville has re-established a handy buffer and looks set to claim his fourth World Rally Championship title of the season in Coffs Harbour on Sunday.

  • Rain throws Rally Aus race wide open
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    Rain throws Rally Aus race wide open

    Thierry Neuville's lead has been halved in the early stages on the final day of Rally Australia, as heavy rain throws the race wide open.