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SportsFan
Longmire discounts AFL experienceMore AFL News Sydney coach John Longmire has discounted their overwhelming AFL
Longmire discounts AFL experience
SportsFan / Posted 10 minutes ago
More AFL News Sydney coach John Longmire has discounted their overwhelming AFL grand final experience as an advantage, saying it is only what happens on Saturday that counts. The clash with the Western Bulldogs will be the Swans' third grand final... Read more
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SportsFan
AFL history holds no weight for BeveridgeMore AFL News Western Bulldogs coach Luke Beveridge feels no weight of AFL his
AFL history holds no weight for Beveridge
SportsFan / Posted 10 minutes ago
More AFL News Western Bulldogs coach Luke Beveridge feels no weight of AFL history ahead of Saturday's grand final against Sydney. Beveridge said his team had already achieved some milestones in their barnstorming finals series and are determined... Read more
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SportsFan
AFL grand final omission stings: SucklingMore AFL News Western Bulldogs veteran Matthew Suckling says the two premiersh
AFL grand final omission stings: Suckling
SportsFan / Posted 10 minutes ago
More AFL News Western Bulldogs veteran Matthew Suckling says the two premierships under his belt aren't enough to take the sting out of being overlooked for Saturday's AFL grand final. Suckling missed last week's preliminary final against Greater... Read more
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Canberra Times
James McDonald happy to miss AFL and NRL grand finals for rides at Randwick and Flemingtonstar Kurt Tippett and jockey James McDonald are seeking success. Photo: Edwina
James McDonald happy to miss AFL and NRL grand finals for rides at Randwick and Flemington
Canberra Times / Posted 28 minutes ago
star Kurt Tippett and jockey James McDonald are seeking success. Photo: Edwina Pickles The star Sydney hoop will miss the AFL grand final on Saturday due to pre-arranged commitments at Randwick, after which he'll fly to Melbourne to ride Sunday's... Read more
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The North West Star
Sydney Swan Isaac Heeney set for biggest day of his life in AFL grand finalIsaac Heeney has been tracking towards the AFL's biggest sporting stage his ent
Sydney Swan Isaac Heeney set for biggest day of his life in AFL grand final
The North West Star / Posted 46 minutes ago
Isaac Heeney has been tracking towards the AFL's biggest sporting stage his entire life. Genetically engineered for sporting success and veiled in a shroud of humility, Swans youngster Isaac Heeney is about to take the AFL grand final by... Read more
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The North West Star
AFL finals heroes: Numbers don't lie on Richmond's Kevin BartlettOf all the great players to grace the stage in AFL finals over the past 50 year
AFL finals heroes: Numbers don't lie on Richmond's Kevin Bartlett
The North West Star / Posted 46 minutes ago
Of all the great players to grace the stage in AFL finals over the past 50 years, one man stands clear. Who is the greatest finals hero of the past 50 years? Your opinion might depend heavily upon which club you support, your age, and how much... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Storm captain Cameron Smith wary of premiership-hungry Cronulla SharksCronulla Sharks The age-old Melbourne-Sydney rivalry will get two big showings
Storm captain Cameron Smith wary of premiership-hungry Cronulla Sharks
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 47 minutes ago
Cronulla Sharks The age-old Melbourne-Sydney rivalry will get two big showings this weekend with Saturday's AFL grand final and Sunday's NRL grand final. Melbourne Storm go into Sunday's NRL decider as favourites, but captain... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bulldogs, Swans fans out in force for AFL grand final paradeAFL grand final parade: Western Bulldogs, Sydney Swans fans line streets of Mel
Bulldogs, Swans fans out in force for AFL grand final parade
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 47 minutes ago
AFL grand final parade: Western Bulldogs, Sydney Swans fans line streets of Melbourne More than 100,000 fans have turned out to watch the AFL grand final parade make its way through Melbourne. Follow the latest updates in our live blog.... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Rebecca Judd gives birth to twin boysbroadcast from home while trying to bring on the birth. "Alright you two - get
Rebecca Judd gives birth to twin boys
Daily Liberal / Posted 51 minutes ago
broadcast from home while trying to bring on the birth. "Alright you two - get out. You're killin me," she said. Under AFL rules, the latest additions to the Judd brood will become eligible for the draft in 2034. Given Chris played 134 games... Read more
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The Border Mail
‘Unforeseen costs’ cause of Roosters pay shortfallas a standalone club in the Victorian Football League for the first time since
‘Unforeseen costs’ cause of Roosters pay shortfall
The Border Mail / Posted 54 minutes ago
as a standalone club in the Victorian Football League for the first time since 2005. The club’s 10-year affiliation with AFL club North Melbourne which helped yield three consecutive premierships between 2008 and 2010 came to an end after the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Unleashing more than the ‘Dogs on our turfyoung star Marcus Bontempelli, stand-in captain Easton Wood and spiritual leade
Unleashing more than the ‘Dogs on our turf
The Border Mail / Posted 54 minutes ago
young star Marcus Bontempelli, stand-in captain Easton Wood and spiritual leader Matthew Boyd are set to lead the club's AFL flag bid, wearing Ballarat branding on their uniforms. Picture: Getty Images BE READY Ballarat. We were all told to... Read more
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The Courier
‘Unforeseen costs’ cause of Roosters pay shortfallas a standalone club in the Victorian Football League for the first time since
‘Unforeseen costs’ cause of Roosters pay shortfall
The Courier / Posted an hour ago
as a standalone club in the Victorian Football League for the first time since 2005. The club’s 10-year affiliation with AFL club North Melbourne which helped yield three consecutive premierships between 2008 and 2010 came to an end after the... Read more
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The Courier
Unleashing more than the ‘Dogs on our turfyoung star Marcus Bontempelli, stand-in captain Easton Wood and spiritual leade
Unleashing more than the ‘Dogs on our turf
The Courier / Posted an hour ago
young star Marcus Bontempelli, stand-in captain Easton Wood and spiritual leader Matthew Boyd are set to lead the club's AFL flag bid, wearing Ballarat branding on their uniforms. Picture: Getty Images BE READY Ballarat. We were all told to... Read more
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The Young Witness
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selectionRoughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jor
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selection
The Young Witness / Posted an hour ago
Roughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being given the all clear on Friday morning by an eye specialist. Roughead had been in some doubt to... Read more
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The Age
Bulldogs saviour urges players: Win grand final for my ailing mumThe woman who helped save the Western Bulldogs 27 years ago says they will trou
Bulldogs saviour urges players: Win grand final for my ailing mum
The Age / Posted an hour ago
The woman who helped save the Western Bulldogs 27 years ago says they will trounce the Sydney Swans in Saturday's AFL grand final. "They're going to walk it in. I'm quite confident," said Irene Chatfield, as she inhaled the excitement at Whitten... Read more
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Western Advocate
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selectionRoughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jor
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selection
Western Advocate / Posted an hour ago
Roughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being given the all clear on Friday morning by an eye specialist. Roughead had been in some doubt to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selectionRoughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jor
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selection
Kiama Independent / Posted an hour ago
Roughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being given the all clear on Friday morning by an eye specialist. Roughead had been in some doubt to... Read more
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Junkee
Malcolm Turnbull Has Responded To The Campaign Launched By Junkee To Boycott The National AnthemMalcolm Turnbull has blasted calls to boycott the national anthem at this weeke
Malcolm Turnbull Has Responded To The Campaign Launched By Junkee To Boycott The National Anthem
Junkee / Posted an hour ago
Malcolm Turnbull has blasted calls to boycott the national anthem at this weekend’s AFL and NRL grand finals as “divisive” in an interview on 3AW radio this morning. The campaign calling on players and fans to refuse to stand during the anthem was... Read more
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Manning River Times
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selectionRoughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jor
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selection
Manning River Times / Posted an hour ago
Roughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being given the all clear on Friday morning by an eye specialist. Roughead had been in some doubt to... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selectionRoughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jor
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selection
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted an hour ago
Roughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being given the all clear on Friday morning by an eye specialist. Roughead had been in some doubt to... Read more
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The North West Star
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selectionRoughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jor
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selection
The North West Star / Posted an hour ago
Roughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being given the all clear on Friday morning by an eye specialist. Roughead had been in some doubt to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selectionRoughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jor
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selection
Daily Liberal / Posted an hour ago
Roughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being given the all clear on Friday morning by an eye specialist. Roughead had been in some doubt to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Bulldogs feel region’s full club supportBulldogs have made close ties to this region and they feel the support in retur
Bulldogs feel region’s full club support
The Border Mail / Posted an hour ago
Bulldogs have made close ties to this region and they feel the support in return when they need it most, leading into an AFL grand final. Retired Bulldog Brett Goodes has been the club’s Ballarat engagement manager for almost a year, working on... Read more
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The Border Mail
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selectionRoughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jor
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selection
The Border Mail / Posted an hour ago
Roughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being given the all clear on Friday morning by an eye specialist. Roughead had been in some doubt to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Poll: Which sporting event are you watching this weekend?one of the biggest multi-sport weekends of the year with huge matchups in rugby
Poll: Which sporting event are you watching this weekend?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
one of the biggest multi-sport weekends of the year with huge matchups in rugby, NRL, cricket, golf, boxing, AFL and football. But what are you most excited about watching? The action gets underway tonight at 5pm when the Black Caps... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selectionRoughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jor
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selection
Illawarra Mercury / Posted an hour ago
Roughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being given the all clear on Friday morning by an eye specialist. Roughead had been in some doubt to... Read more
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The Courier
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selectionRoughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jor
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selection
The Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
Roughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being given the all clear on Friday morning by an eye specialist. Roughead had been in some doubt to... Read more
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The Courier
Bulldogs feel region’s full club supportBulldogs have made close ties to this region and they feel the support in retur
Bulldogs feel region’s full club support
The Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
Bulldogs have made close ties to this region and they feel the support in return when they need it most, leading into an AFL grand final. Retired Bulldog Brett Goodes has been the club’s Ballarat engagement manager for almost a year, working on... Read more
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SportsFan
Roughead confirmed for AFL grand finalMore AFL News A Friday medical appointment has confirmed that Western Bulldogs
Roughead confirmed for AFL grand final
SportsFan / Posted 2 hours ago
More AFL News A Friday medical appointment has confirmed that Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in the AFL grand final. Roughead was named in an unchanged Bulldogs line-up for Saturday's match against Sydney. But his eye... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selectionRoughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jor
The hope and heartbreak of grand final selection
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
Roughead is clear to play. Photo: Darrian Traynor Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being given the all clear on Friday morning by an eye specialist. Roughead had been in some doubt to... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
Why Donald Trump Could Be Mexico’s New Best Friendall change in November. We’ll keep our eye on this. It’s all set up for an inte
Why Donald Trump Could Be Mexico’s New Best Friend
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 2 hours ago
all change in November. We’ll keep our eye on this. It’s all set up for an interesting few weeks.Our investor pick for the AFL Grand Final Closer to home, today is a public holiday in Victoria. Why? Because tomorrow is the AFL Grand Final... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
How Sport Mimics the Investing WorldA few years ago, the Victorian state government decided to give us punters a da
How Sport Mimics the Investing World
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 2 hours ago
A few years ago, the Victorian state government decided to give us punters a day off to prepare for the AFL Grand Final. It’s a modern form of bread and circuses — completely inappropriate and unnecessary. But, when you’re... Read more
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The North West Star
2016 AFL Grand Final: Jordan Roughead overcomes eye injury and will playruckman Jordan Roughead for selection for the big game. Western Bulldogs ruckm
2016 AFL Grand Final: Jordan Roughead overcomes eye injury and will play
The North West Star / Posted 2 hours ago
ruckman Jordan Roughead for selection for the big game. Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being given the all clear on Friday morning by an eye specialist. Roughead had been in some doubt to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Swans showcase NSW talent in AFL grand finalAFL grand final: Sydney Swans to feature seven NSW players in decider against W
Swans showcase NSW talent in AFL grand final
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
AFL grand final: Sydney Swans to feature seven NSW players in decider against Western Bulldogs The AFL grand final will double as a reminder of the sport's development north of the Murray River, with seven players set to represent both club and... Read more
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The Border Mail
Roughead cleared to play in AFL grand finalWestern Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Fina
Roughead cleared to play in AFL grand final
The Border Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being given the all clear on Friday morning by an eye specialist. Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being... Read more
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The Courier
Roughead cleared to play in AFL grand finalWestern Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Fina
Roughead cleared to play in AFL grand final
The Courier / Posted 3 hours ago
Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being given the all clear on Friday morning by an eye specialist. Western Bulldogs ruckman Jordan Roughead will play in Saturday's AFL Grand Final after being... Read more
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WA Today
Anthony Mundine backs national anthem boycott at weekend finalshas urged Australians to follow the lead set by NFL players in the United State
Anthony Mundine backs national anthem boycott at weekend finals
WA Today / Posted 3 hours ago
has urged Australians to follow the lead set by NFL players in the United States and boycott the national anthem in the AFL and NRL grand finals. The AFL grand final is due to be held in Melbourne on Saturday before the National Rugby League... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Keith Urban backing Cronulla in NRL clashto be aware of as he prepares to play at this Sunday's NRL Grand Final. Meat L
Keith Urban backing Cronulla in NRL clash
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 hours ago
to be aware of as he prepares to play at this Sunday's NRL Grand Final. Meat Loaf famously sang out of tune during the AFL Grand Final in 2011 and in 2014 Slash's performance at the NRL Grand Final was deemed disappointing by critics as he... Read more
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Northern Star
Can Dogs finally end their premiership drought?endears them to the general footy watcher, but they have endured six decades of
Can Dogs finally end their premiership drought?
Northern Star / Posted 3 hours ago
endears them to the general footy watcher, but they have endured six decades of pain and suffering. Their one and only VFL/AFL premiership came back in 1954, their last grand final berth in '61. In the 55 years since, at their best they have only... Read more
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The North West Star
Ponga is the one to watchson signed with the Cowboys, as his initial sporting loves were soccer and golf
Ponga is the one to watch
The North West Star / Posted 3 hours ago
son signed with the Cowboys, as his initial sporting loves were soccer and golf and he had even been considering a move to AFL. ``He was always going to play rugby league in my mind, because it's in his blood,'' Mr Ponga said. The family lives in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Golden Whistle winner an ambassador for woman in footballlife-perspective as well." In her primary school days she had played the game
Golden Whistle winner an ambassador for woman in football
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
life-perspective as well." In her primary school days she had played the game and was supportive of the launch of the AFL women's competition. "I think it's a great move [and] hopefully it's something that is supported by all agencies... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Swans name Mills, McVeigh for grand finalAFL grand final: Callum Mills, Jarrad McVeigh named for Sydney, Jordan Roughead
Swans name Mills, McVeigh for grand final
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
AFL grand final: Callum Mills, Jarrad McVeigh named for Sydney, Jordan Roughead in for Bulldogs Sydney Swans have recalled Jarrad McVeigh and Callum Mills for Saturday's AFL grand final against the Western Bulldogs. The pair were named as ins in... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Can Dogs finally end their premiership drought?endears them to the general footy watcher, but they have endured six decades of
Can Dogs finally end their premiership drought?
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
endears them to the general footy watcher, but they have endured six decades of pain and suffering. Their one and only VFL/AFL premiership came back in 1954, their last grand final berth in '61. In the 55 years since, at their best they have only... Read more
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Queensland Times
Can Dogs finally end their premiership drought?endears them to the general footy watcher, but they have endured six decades of
Can Dogs finally end their premiership drought?
Queensland Times / Posted 3 hours ago
endears them to the general footy watcher, but they have endured six decades of pain and suffering. Their one and only VFL/AFL premiership came back in 1954, their last grand final berth in '61. In the 55 years since, at their best they have only... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Can Dogs finally end their premiership drought?endears them to the general footy watcher, but they have endured six decades of
Can Dogs finally end their premiership drought?
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 4 hours ago
endears them to the general footy watcher, but they have endured six decades of pain and suffering. Their one and only VFL/AFL premiership came back in 1954, their last grand final berth in '61. In the 55 years since, at their best they have only... Read more
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News Mail
Can Dogs finally end their premiership drought?endears them to the general footy watcher, but they have endured six decades of
Can Dogs finally end their premiership drought?
News Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
endears them to the general footy watcher, but they have endured six decades of pain and suffering. Their one and only VFL/AFL premiership came back in 1954, their last grand final berth in '61. In the 55 years since, at their best they have only... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Corpus Christi native reflects on career as labor union pioneerWorkers of America Local 6137, and in 2003 became the first woman elected to a
Corpus Christi native reflects on career as labor union pioneer
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Workers of America Local 6137, and in 2003 became the first woman elected to a statewide leadership position for the Texas AFL-CIO, first as secretary-treasurer and in 2007, the 237,000-member organization's president. On Thursday in Austin, some... Read more
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SportsFan
AAP sport news list for Thursdayplayers shared the Dally M stage in 2014, one left to pursue an American dream.
AAP sport news list for Thursday
SportsFan / Posted 4 hours ago
players shared the Dally M stage in 2014, one left to pursue an American dream. (RL Awards Taumalolo) MELBOURNE/SYDNEY - AFL news ahead of the grand final, Sydney v Western Bulldogs on Saturday MELBOURNE - News as teams are named for the AFL... Read more
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SportsFan
Cronulla versus Essendon: deal or no deal?ban. Essendon didn't. Cronulla could be premiers. Essendon came last. The con
Cronulla versus Essendon: deal or no deal?
SportsFan / Posted 4 hours ago
ban. Essendon didn't. Cronulla could be premiers. Essendon came last. The contrast is stark between NRL club Cronulla and AFL club Essendon. Both dealt with scandals over their supplements programs at the same time. Both clubs were linked to... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Can Dogs finally end their premiership drought?endears them to the general footy watcher, but they have endured six decades of
Can Dogs finally end their premiership drought?
Daily Examiner / Posted 4 hours ago
endears them to the general footy watcher, but they have endured six decades of pain and suffering. Their one and only VFL/AFL premiership came back in 1954, their last grand final berth in '61. In the 55 years since, at their best they have only... Read more
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