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History made, eyebrows raised and tears shed — the AFL’s All Australian list is out

History made, eyebrows raised and tears shed — the AFL’s All Australian list is out

September 17, 2013

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Out of your comfort zone: how a sports fanatic tackles a 40-hour sports famine

Out of your comfort zone: how a sports fanatic tackles a 40-hour sports famine

September 17, 2013

As a writer obsessed with politics and sport, I naturally gravitate towards stories that involve one or both topics. The only thing I love more than those things is conquering a challenge. When...

Freo fans face down the cold and rain to score tickets

Freo fans face down the cold and rain to score tickets

September 16, 2013

It is history in the making for the Fremantle Dockers, with 2013 a breakthrough season for the club. Fremantle will play its first ever preliminary final at home on Saturday 21 September, taking on...

WA ‘clean of match fixing’ says Football West

WA ‘clean of match fixing’ says Football West

September 16, 2013

Football West is confident the match-fixing scandal that’s erupted in the Victorian Premier League could not have occurred in WA. Ten people have been arrested from a suburban Victoria soccer club...

Calls for sports clubs to abandon Coca-Cola sponsorship

Calls for sports clubs to abandon Coca-Cola sponsorship

September 16, 2013

An alliance of health groups have written to Coca-Cola in a bid to stop the company "weight-washing" the obesity issue with their latest campaign, as part of growing criticism of the soft drink giant's...

Test cricket dismissed at the WACA

Test cricket dismissed at the WACA

September 12, 2013

The WACA says hosting 4 one day internationals next summer won’t make up for being denied a test against India. Only four tests are being staged in the series with Western Australia missing out. Rebekah...

Local motorbike racer sets his sights high

Local motorbike racer sets his sights high

September 12, 2013

The Motor Cycle Racing Club of WA (MCRCWA) will host round four of their state championship this Sunday at Barbagallo Raceway in Wanneroo. One rider aiming for success on the weekend is Caillin Simcock-Bailey,...

Freo’s Purple Haze go crazy

Freo’s Purple Haze go crazy

September 10, 2013

Fremantle fans hoping to see the Dockers win the premiership are having to buy tickets this Thursday with no guarantee of the team making the grand final. Ambra Fossati reports. Podcast Powered By Podbean &nb...

Fremantle goes Dockers-mad in advance of finals

September 6, 2013

The port city is bathed in purple, as Drew Jones reports.

End of an era; Woosha quits the Eagles

End of an era; Woosha quits the Eagles

September 5, 2013

West Coast Eagles coach John Worsfold’s 12-year reign has ended. At 4pm today the announcement was made that Worsfold, affectionately known as Woosha, would not be extending his contract with the team. The...

Jaeger bombs the competition to claim award

September 5, 2013

Former WA State midfielder Jaeger O’Meara has won the NAB rising star award. The Gold Coast Suns player was the overwhelming winner, as Katy Henning reports. Podcast Powered By Podbean ...

Mixing study and success — ECU’s elite athletes strike a balance

September 5, 2013

When you think study is starting to overtake your life and you are unable to balance the countless assignments (and maybe the occasional Uni Games training session), spare a thought for the 98 elite athletes...

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