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Andrew Bogut could permit himself to bit of a pat on the back this morning and enjoy the Golden State Warriors’ record-setting 73rd regular season victory, despite his earlier words that the record was not all that significant in his eyes. The Warriors never left any doubt as to the outcome of their final game

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Just a little over a week into the Major League Baseball 2016 season, one of the main stories is rookie shortstop Trevor Story, who rewrote the record books in making his debut with the Colorado Rockies. The Rockies franchise had a shakeup last season when they traded perennial all-star shortstop, power-hitting Troy Tulowitzki to the

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Sibling rivalry did not turn out so well for one of Adam and Eve’s first two children, but for swimming sisters Cate and Bronte Campbell, the Australian 2016 Rio Olympic swimming trials turned out, well, swimmingly. Cate was the faster of the two in the 100m freestyle in Adelaide on Tuesday night, almost equally her

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When the mind is willing but the body does not share the same conviction, once-great athletes face the reality that the clock has no mercy when it comes to ticking. James Magnussen became painfully aware of that reality by failing to qualify for a spot in the 100m freestyle in the upcoming Rio Olympics. He

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The time has finally come to lower the curtain on a 21-year professional boxing career for Manny Pacquiao. He announced the decision after easily out-boxing Tim Bradley in a fight staged in Las Vegas. It was his first fight since losing to Floyd Mayweather last year. Pacquiao had no trouble with Bradley, scoring two knockdowns

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Cuban Lass capped off a consistent prep with a win last start and after a freshen up the Wolf has her going back to back. (Race 4, No.3) In a much smaller field there will be no risj of that in this one and the connections have decided to keep her running over her favoured

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April has to be one of the greatest months all year for sports. The NRL is in full swing. The AFL has bounced and by the time the sixth round finishes out the month, or nearly so, all the speculation of the pre-season will be replaced by the reality of which clubs have a legitimate

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For some, the rough-and-tumble game of rugby can get a little too rough and cause a serious tumble, as in fall from grace, the most recent example being Wests Tigers centre Tim Simona, who will get an undesirable three-week vacation for the grade-two dangerous contact charge leveled against him for his tackle on the Shark’s

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Tennis punters who lack a keen sense of humour, meaning that they lack the ability to take a Djokovic, would be well advised to keep their pocketbooks deep within their pockets, because backing anyone else to win a tennis tournament at this point seems to be a futile gesture. Djokovic won the Miami Open for

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