• Aust travel warning for Russia ill-advised
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    Aust travel warning for Russia ill-advised

    The ordinary Russian is too pre-occupied with the World Cup to worry about political implications of hosting soccer's showpiece tournament, an expert says.

  • Tomic one win from French Open main draw
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    Tomic one win from French Open main draw

    A resurgent Bernard Tomic has advanced to the final round of French Open qualifying with another gritty win at Roland Garros.

  • Sponsors fill gap left by F1 grid girls
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    Sponsors fill gap left by F1 grid girls

    Male and female models will still take their place on the starting grid at the Monaco Grand Prix.

  • De Villiers quits international cricket
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    De Villiers quits international cricket

    South Africa great AB de Villiers has announced his shock retirement from all forms of international cricket with immediate effect.

  • Kiwi coach replaces Lehmann on ICC committee
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    Kiwi coach replaces Lehmann on ICC committee

    Darren Lehmann has vacated one of the International Cricket Council's influential committees, while Australian Belinda Clark has been called up.

  • Why Bennett knows Bellamy's the best heir
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    Why Bennett knows Bellamy's the best heir

    No coach has troubled Wayne Bennett quite like Craig Bellamy in his three-decade reign as one of the NRL's best mentors.

  • World tennis honours Goolagong Cawley
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    World tennis honours Goolagong Cawley

    Seven-time grand slam champion Evonne Goolagong Cawley has been honoured with the Philippe Chatrier Award.

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    Former Grand Prix CEO to lead FFA reform

    Former Australian Grand Prix CEO Judith Griggs is in line to play a major role in the reform of Football Federation Australia's governance.

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    Aussie gymnasts educated about sex abuse

    Australian gymnasts and coaches will be educated about sexual abuse in a move to ensure children involved in the sport are safe from harm.

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    Aussie gymnasts to be educated on abuse

    Australian gymnasts and gymnastics coaches will be trained about sexual abuse in a bid to keep children safe.

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    De Silva's decision critical: Okon

    Next-gen hope Daniel De Silva faces a crunch call on his future during the A-League break according to former coach boss Paul Okon.

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    Iranian ban on female fans under pressure

    Iran's president has suggested that women should be allowed to watch live soccer after a near 40-year ban.

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    Bid to keep young Aussie gymnasts safe

    Gymnastics Australia has joined with child safety advocate Bravehearts in a bid to keep young people safe from sexual abuse in sport.

  • Peru captain meets FIFA over drugs ban
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    Peru captain meets FIFA over drugs ban

    Peru captain Paolo Guerrero has met with FIFA over his drugs ban but will still miss the World Cup.

  • Kyrgios takes big step in injury comeback
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    Kyrgios takes big step in injury comeback

    Nick Kyrgios's French Open prospects have improved, with the Australian No.1 making a winning return after almost six weeks out with an elbow injury.

  • Ben Simmons claims another impressive NBA honour
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    Ben Simmons claims another impressive NBA honour

    Ben Simmons did not win an NBA title with the Philadelphia 76ers in his rookie year but the Aussie has just picked up a major honour.

  • Bogut says NBL is top three in the world
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    Bogut says NBL is top three in the world

    Andrew Bogut says the NBL's NextGen camp helps it compete seriously for elite young sporting talent with the likes of the AFL and the NRL.

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    NRL talks up solid crowds, TV numbers

    The NRL says its crowd figures are up and TV ratings dropped slightly - but were better than the industry trend - for the first 10 rounds of this season.

  • Jedinak in to bat for banned Peru captain
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    Jedinak in to bat for banned Peru captain

    Peru are hoping divine intervention and FIFA boss Gianni Infantino will combine to allow suspended captain Paolo Guerrero to play in next month's World Cup.

  • Gus Gould's massive Maloney Origin call
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    Gus Gould's massive Maloney Origin call

    Rugby league great Phil Gould has made a bold declaration about NSW Origin hopeful James Maloney in the lead-up to this year's series.

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    Former world champion suing USA Swimming

    Former world champion Ariana Kukors Smith is suing USA Swimming, alleging they knew her former coach sexually abused her as a minor and covered it up.

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    Peru hope higher powers clear Guerrero

    Peru are hoping divine intervention and FIFA boss Gianni Infantino will combine to allow suspended captain Paolo Guerrero to play in next month's World Cup.

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    Police, border cops hunt Games overstayers

    State police forces will work with Border Force officials to try and track 50 people believed to be in hiding after overstaying their Commonwealth Games visas.

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    Border Force, police hunt visa overstayers

    State police forces will work with Border Force officials to try and track 50 people believed to be in hiding after overstaying their Commonwealth Games visas.

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    Mullins vet charged over inside info

    A vet has been charged with passing on inside information about the condition of the Willie Mullins-trained Faugheen before he was withdrawn from a race.