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The stars were out in force to see and be seen at UFC 202, featuring the highly touted rematch of Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. One account of the affair contained the ludicrous assertion that rapper Kanye West, who arrived late only to find that his reserved spaces were occupied by former Heavyweight Champion Mike

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Sydney played host to the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), the sanctioning body for U.S. college sports, when Division one football (gridiron) got its season underway with a game betwixt the University of California Golden Bears and the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors at ANZ stadium. Perhaps it was the novelty, perhaps it was the desire to

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The 2016 AFL Finals Brackets are set, so we have plenty with which to occupy ourselves over the next two interminable weeks, which we will spend continuously asking, “Are we there yet?” Multi-purpose, and we do mean multi-purpose, ANZ Stadium will host a hometown matchup between the Swans and the Giants, meaning that only one

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Jockey Dwayne Dunn was the most recent recipient of the Scobie Breasley Medal, edging out four-time winner Craig Williams when the vote was tallied at Flemington Racecourse. It was his first win of Racing Victoria’s prestigious award and was a welcome switch from the runner’s up finishes from three prior occasions. It was doubly sweet

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Those of us for whom delayed gratification, specifically, a shortage thereof, are chomping at the bit to get the 23rd round out of the way and get on to the 2016 AFL finals. We cover our ears and shout nonsense syllables when mention is made of the bye week between the end of home and

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If you should bump into Corey Norman at the local boozer in the near future, you might be able to coax a drink or two out of the newly minted Parramatta Eels multi-millionaire. Norman has re-signed with the Eels for a three-year period for a reported $2.1 million. It is something of a risk for

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Speculation that Fremantle Dockers superstar midfielder Nat Fyfe was seriously considering defecting to the St. Kilda Saints was vehemently put to rest by the 2015 Brownlow Medal winner when he claimed that it is his intention to sign a new deal with the Dockers at some point next season. He said that the potential of

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Round 22 of the 2016 AFL season altered the positions a bit, but the top eight remained the same. Hawthorn moved down as a result of failing to manage against West Coast, but they have only the Magpies remaining, so it is hard to see anything there. What could impact their prospects is that of

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Today’s code hopping subject in a basketball player who played college ball for four years in the U.S. for Bryant University in Rhode Island before returning to play in the NBL for the Cairns Taipans and the Townsville Crocs. He is Corey Maynard and he has signed on with the Dees, who were able to

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The U.S. version of code hopping Jarryd Hayne, an ex-college standout, NFL washout quarterback named Tim Tebow, is hopping from the NFL, where he was basically a complete afterthought with no prospects of employment, to Major League Baseball. His throwing skills when he was playing with the Denver Broncos were so laughable, he basically threw

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