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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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In just a few hours’ time, the Boomers will have to face the Lithuanian basketball squad and win if they are to maintain their hopes of an eventual gold medal match against the U.S. in the 2016 Rio Olympics basketball tournament. Lithuania won twice previously in bronze medal matches in the Atlanta Games in 1996

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Perhaps if they turned the Olympic Men’s 100 metre into a weight for age affair, someone might provide some competition for Usain Bolt, but as things stand, he is able to take his foot out of the petrol in the last 10 metres and have a look around to see who is behind him. In

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Whilst the Aussie Rio Olympic swimmers did not provide any major gaffs in the pool, such as drowning, they still has what to them and swimming experts would have to be considered underwhelming results. Bronte Campbell supplies a case in point. She had gone much faster in the trials, but issues from a shoulder injury

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No one can accuse the Boomers of succumbing to the hype that the U.S. basketball squad was unbeatable after they pushed the Americans to the brink when the two squads met at Rio 2016. There was a 10-point deficit at the end of a 98 – 88 final score, but the Aussies took a lead

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Aron Baynes will play an important role for the Boomers in Rio, but he shuns the limelight and quietly goes about his business with little fanfare. He was an important cog in their last international competition, the 2014 FIBA World Cup, where he led the team in scoring average at 16.8 points per game. The

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