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    Russia to 'fight' WADA on doping data

    As WADA prepares to rule on whether Russia manipulated drug-testing data, its government says it will fight for its interests.

  • Jones' 'eyes burn up' at smoky Aussie Open
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    Australian Associated Press

    Jones' 'eyes burn up' at smoky Aussie Open

    Former champion Matt Jones says he's never played golf in conditions quite like the smoky haze that has engulfed the Australian Open in Sydney.

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    Australian Associated Press

    More Tokyo 2020 Olympic events rescheduled

    Triathlon and equestrian events at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics have been rescheduled because of expected high temperatures..

  • ASX rises as all sectors bounce back
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    ASX rises as all sectors bounce back

    The Australian share market has moved higher led by the energy sector.

  • Swim coach vents over Jack doping case
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    Australian Associated Press

    Swim coach vents over Jack doping case

    Australian swimming Dean Boxall admits he is frustrated over Shayna Jack's ongoing anti-doping case, saying she deserves to realise her Olympic dream.

  • Hawks coach hails infectious LaMelo Ball
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    Hawks coach hails infectious LaMelo Ball

    Illawarra Hawks coach Matt Flinn says teenage NBL star LaMelo Ball is infectious and has tipped the 18-year-old to go right to the top.

  • Sport
    Australian Associated Press

    Rugby's settlement has saved lives: expert

    Rugby Australia's settlement with Israel Folau over homophobic social media posts has saved lives of LGBT youth in the long run, a leading expert says.

  • Castle says 'never say never' for Folau
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    Australian Associated Press

    Castle says 'never say never' for Folau

    Rugby Australia chief Raelene Castle believes sacked superstar Israel Folau would not sign a player contract to return to the code under the current terms.

  • Folau deal cost RA less than trial: Castle
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    Australian Associated Press

    Folau deal cost RA less than trial: Castle

    Rugby Australia chief executive Raelene Castle is standing by the decision to settle with axed Wallabies star Israel Folau, saying it was right for the game.

  • Ex-England skipper Bob Willis dies aged 70
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    Australian Associated Press

    Ex-England skipper Bob Willis dies aged 70

    Tributes have flowed for former England cricket captain Bob Willis, who has died at the age of 70.

  • Folau $8m settlement 'wrong', RA says
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    Australian Associated Press

    Folau $8m settlement 'wrong', RA says

    Rugby Australia has rejected reports it will pay ex-Wallaby star Israel Folau $8 million in compensation as "wildly inaccurate".

  • Loupos, Martin aiming for Tokyo BMX berths
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    Australian Associated Press

    Loupos, Martin aiming for Tokyo BMX berths

    After Brandon Loupos beat Logan Martin to win the BMX Freestyle world title, the Australians are both on a mission to qualify for the sport's Olympics debut.

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    Australian Associated Press

    Radiation at 2020 Games torch relay spot

    Greenpeace found that radiation levels in Fukushima, where the Tokyo 2020 Olympic torch relay will begin, have been elevated.

  • Israel Folau calls for new religious laws
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    Australian Associated Press

    Israel Folau calls for new religious laws

    Israel Folau believes his settlement with Rugby Australia has vindicated him, but now he wants the federal government to bring in religious freedom laws.

  • Aust Open counts on wind to ease smoke
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    Australian Associated Press

    Aust Open counts on wind to ease smoke

    The Australian Open will continue as planned at The Australian Golf Club in Sydney despite a smoky haze covering the city forcing other sports to be cancelled.

  • Slade to partner Supercars champ in 2020
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    Australian Associated Press

    Slade to partner Supercars champ in 2020

    Ex-Brad Jones Racing driver Tim Slade will partner Supercars champion Scott McLaughlin for next year's endurance races, including the Bathurst 1000.

  • LNP leader apologises over racist video
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    Australian Associated Press

    LNP leader apologises over racist video

    The leader of the Liberal National Party has apologised after members of its youth branch on the Gold Coast posted a racist video online.

  • Sport
    Australian Associated Press

    Kipchoge to defend Olympic marathon title

    Eliud Kipchoge has insisted he intends to defend his Olympic marathon title if he is selected for next year's Games in Japan.

  • F1 braced for demands of record 22 races
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    Australian Associated Press

    F1 braced for demands of record 22 races

    There are concerns over demands placed on F1's support staff with the new season set to be expanded to a record 22 races.

  • Young LNP leader faces racism backlash
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    Australian Associated Press

    Young LNP leader faces racism backlash

    A Young LNP leader has been filmed laughing at calls for Australia to stop celebrating indigenous culture in favour of Western culture.

  • Sport
    Australian Associated Press

    Two of de Kock's best bound for Australia

    Two of the best horses in South Africa are scheduled to be exported to Australia to form part of Mike de Kock's planned stable at Cranbourne.

  • Dank charged over time at Darwin clinic
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    Australian Associated Press

    Dank charged over time at Darwin clinic

    Stephen Dank, the architect of the Essendon Football Club's supplements saga, has been charged in the Northern Territory with causing harm and fraud.

  • O'Grady confirmed as new Tour cycling boss
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    Australian Associated Press

    O'Grady confirmed as new Tour cycling boss

    Stuart O'Grady says it is the pinnacle of his career to take over from Tour Down Under creator Mike Turtur as the event's race director.

  • Ice-cool Barty embracing the summer hype
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    Australian Associated Press

    Ice-cool Barty embracing the summer hype

    Ashleigh Barty says there's no point trying to escape the summer glare as she bids to become the first home-grown Australian Open singles champion since 1978.

  • Drop NZ opener Raval, says Richardson
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    Australian Associated Press

    Drop NZ opener Raval, says Richardson

    Former Black Caps opener Mark Richardson says New Zealand must drop struggling batsman Jeet Raval and think outside the square to replace him.