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America’s Major League Soccer (MLS) competition is chugging along, now in its 23rd season. At the outset, few Americans gave it much of a survival chance. But what MLS lacked in fan support, it made up with the one thing of which there are copious amounts in the U.S. Money. The league’s position in the

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Cricket Australia seems intent of fixing the mess, even if it not by finding better players, but by firing executives. Maybe the whole lot should go in a clean sweep, but who would be left to swing the axe? The obvious choice was to get rid of the general manager of broadcasting, digital media and

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It is not all gloom and doom for Australian men’s cricket following the recent ODI sledging at the hands of the Proteas. It actually is quite gloomy and doomy, but the word bleak needs including for a more accurate assessment. That is the perspective of former Australian legspinner Kerry O’Keefe, after witnessing the six-wicket win

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With the 2018 NRL and AFL Grand Finals mere days away, punters need not worry about a lack of punting opportunities in October, as the month will offer enough markets in sports and racing to satisfy even the most avaricious appetite. Of course, rugby never goes away, it just moves around and there will be

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Someone needs to remind Wales that the Wallabies are not the All Blacks. Wales have lost to Australia the last 13 times they have met, yet Wales Coach Warren Gatland was eager to point out that the Wallabies have their own issues with which to contend, which may be true, but beating Wales is definitely

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Punters who have been selecting draw for the first several fixtures of the Central Coast Mariners and the Adelaide United may have gotten an unwelcome outcome when United handed Central Coast a 3 – 0 whuppin’ in Gosford. It was the first win of the young A-League season for Adelaide, following two draws. It was

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Australian cricket is returning home after three unsuccessful tours and one international scandal. South Africa is set to pay a visit for a three-match ODI series. The Proteas will have to clear customs on their way in, with anything even mildly resembling an abrasive to be confiscated. Australia returns home having experienced Test defeats to

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We can never resist a code-hopping story, so when we learned that Christian Wade was quitting UK rugby side Wasps to enter into the NFL’s Pathway program, we were on that news faster than an uninvited wedding guest at an open bar. He is taking a route that has obvious appeal. If he can earn

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Andrew Bogut was being succinct when he weighed in of cricket’s Longstaff report, which was not succinct. “I don’t want to throw stones at other sports, but any time a sport has an integrity unit, I think it’s a farce,” Bogut said. After 12 seasons in the NBA, Bogut should know a thing or two

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Usain Bolt may be grabbing the headlines as he continues his attempt to switch from sprinting to A-League football, but it is a pair of former Premier League players that are having a far greater impact, at least as far as the football in concerned. And one of those players is on the same side

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