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WA Today
A-League needs expansion, promotion, relegation to realise potentialexpected in equal measure. But all that notwithstanding, there is one nagging
A-League needs expansion, promotion, relegation to realise potential
WA Today / Posted 24 minutes ago
expected in equal measure. But all that notwithstanding, there is one nagging concern about a competition that has brought soccer into the Australian mainstream, increased its media and television profile and attracted crowds that could only have... Read more
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TSN
Big Sam? Big Sham is more like itfor quite the Kings-like bounty. £400,000 [$700,000] to be precise in today’s g
Big Sam? Big Sham is more like it
TSN / Posted an hour ago
for quite the Kings-like bounty. £400,000 [$700,000] to be precise in today’s grossly inflated bubble in which English football currently exists. For a man who had yet to lead England out in a match and who has been more the ‘managerial... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
What made the Ryder Cup's first tee shots specialgold outfits, topped by tam-o'-shanter caps and completed with matching socks p
What made the Ryder Cup's first tee shots special
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 7 hours ago
gold outfits, topped by tam-o'-shanter caps and completed with matching socks pulled to the knees. More frenzied than a football game, more anticipatory than a rock concert, more rollicking than a roller coaster, the atmosphere on the first tee... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Watch NZH Local Focus: Football World Cup in Hamilton - NZ Herald Local Focuscommunities of Latin America, and almost every other spot on the globe - player
Watch NZH Local Focus: Football World Cup in Hamilton - NZ Herald Local Focus
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
communities of Latin America, and almost every other spot on the globe - players with a passion for 'the beautiful game, football or soccer. It's a sport that Waikato man Conrad Nagle invests his heart and soul into. And it is a sport he knows... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Richmond Ravens bring Harry Potter’s Quidditch game to lifefor the goal. She ducks under dodgeballs thrown by opponents. She takes aim, sh
Richmond Ravens bring Harry Potter’s Quidditch game to life
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 9 hours ago
for the goal. She ducks under dodgeballs thrown by opponents. She takes aim, shoots, and scores. Revette isn’t playing soccer or football. Like more and more young Richmonders, Revette is playing the game of Quidditch. Invented by bestselling... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Watch NZH Local Focus: Football World Cup in Hamiltoncommunities of Latin America, and almost every other spot on the globe - player
Watch NZH Local Focus: Football World Cup in Hamilton
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
communities of Latin America, and almost every other spot on the globe - players with a passion for 'the beautiful game, football or soccer. It's a sport that Waikato man Conrad Nagle invests his heart and soul into. And it is a sport he knows... Read more
17h
Sydney Morning Herald
League needs expansion, promotion, relegation to realise potentialexpected in equal measure. But all that notwithstanding, there is one nagging
League needs expansion, promotion, relegation to realise potential
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
expected in equal measure. But all that notwithstanding, there is one nagging concern about a competition that has brought soccer into the Australian mainstream, increased its media and television profile and attracted crowds that could only have... Read more
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Canberra Times
League needs expansion, promotion, relegation to realise potentialexpected in equal measure. But all that notwithstanding, there is one nagging
League needs expansion, promotion, relegation to realise potential
Canberra Times / Posted 17 hours ago
expected in equal measure. But all that notwithstanding, there is one nagging concern about a competition that has brought soccer into the Australian mainstream, increased its media and television profile and attracted crowds that could only have... Read more
6 related stories
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The Age
League needs expansion, promotion, relegation to realise potentialexpected in equal measure. But all that notwithstanding, there is one nagging
League needs expansion, promotion, relegation to realise potential
The Age / Posted 18 hours ago
expected in equal measure. But all that notwithstanding, there is one nagging concern about a competition that has brought soccer into the Australian mainstream, increased its media and television profile and attracted crowds that could only have... Read more
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USA Today
How a childhood abroad shaped Andrew Luckto the sport that would reward him with a $140 million contract before his 27th
How a childhood abroad shaped Andrew Luck
USA Today / Posted yesterday
to the sport that would reward him with a $140 million contract before his 27th birthday: A scratchy VHS tape of a football game from 1985 he found in their house off Finchley Road. He popped it in the VCR. His eyes lit up. He was... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Dioner Navarro Q&A: Talking soccer, Blue Jays, pets, hot dogsknew he was destined for the big leagues at age six, and more… Sportsnet: You’
Dioner Navarro Q&A: Talking soccer, Blue Jays, pets, hot dogs
Sportsnet.ca / Posted yesterday
knew he was destined for the big leagues at age six, and more… Sportsnet: You’re a huge Barcelona fan. What do you prefer, football or baseball? Navarro: Football. As a fan. I don’t think I’m a fan of baseball, I’m a player of the game. I don’t... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Juniors to learn how to play the Liverpool waySOCCER: Football in the Clarence Valley has scored a winning goal with the Live
Juniors to learn how to play the Liverpool way
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
SOCCER: Football in the Clarence Valley has scored a winning goal with the Liverpool International Academy holding one of its first clinics in Australia in Maclean next week. Clarence Valley juniors will get a taste of what it's like to learn how to... Read more
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iol.co.za
In SA cricket is everywhere and it feels like homeattempts to socialise in the city. Having spent the last year in the states, I’
In SA cricket is everywhere and it feels like home
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
attempts to socialise in the city. Having spent the last year in the states, I’ve rather gotten used to watching American football with my friends there. Trying and failing to watch NFL games in the city, I instead switched to watching rugby,... Read more
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Manchester United
#ILOVEUNITED heading to BangkokNemanja Vidic will both attend the event at CentralWorld. The former United ca
#ILOVEUNITED heading to Bangkok
Manchester United / Posted yesterday
Nemanja Vidic will both attend the event at CentralWorld. The former United captains will meet fans and sample local culture over a weekend of activities in Bangkok, before the fan viewing party, where they will take part in an on-stage Q and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China's expansion into Europe, at home set to continueown clubs will step up their pursuit of big name players to compete in their Su
China's expansion into Europe, at home set to continue
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
own clubs will step up their pursuit of big name players to compete in their Super League, two leading figures in Chinese soccer have said. Alex Teixeira, Ramires and Jackson Martinez are among the players to recently move for huge fees from... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Sam Allardyce scandal leaves English soccer at rock bottomjob he says he always coveted after indulging a desire to add lucrative freelan
Sam Allardyce scandal leaves English soccer at rock bottom
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
job he says he always coveted after indulging a desire to add lucrative freelance work to the £3 million he was paid by the Football Association for a part-time role. This urge to top up that salary was displayed before Allardyce had even begun the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Sam Allardyce scandal leaves English soccer at rock bottomjob he says he always coveted after indulging a desire to add lucrative freelan
Sam Allardyce scandal leaves English soccer at rock bottom
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
job he says he always coveted after indulging a desire to add lucrative freelance work to the £3 million he was paid by the Football Association for a part-time role. This urge to top up that salary was displayed before Allardyce had even begun the... Read more
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Miami New Times
A Love Letter to Archbishop Curley-Notre Dame High School, Miami's Bestwas also easy to build camaraderie and school spirit because Archbishop Curley
A Love Letter to Archbishop Curley-Notre Dame High School, Miami's Best
Miami New Times / Posted 3 days ago
was also easy to build camaraderie and school spirit because Archbishop Curley has it all: locker rooms, a track, a football/soccer field, tennis courts, a basketball gym, and a baseball field. My friendship with Norm, like many... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Let's Do More to Support and Promote Women's SportsThree cheers for the national mainland women's football team, Kilimanjaro Queen
Let's Do More to Support and Promote Women's Sports
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Three cheers for the national mainland women's football team, Kilimanjaro Queens, for winning the East and Central African women's title in Uganda and the Cecafa Tournament Trophy on 20th September, and for their star players Mwanahamisi Omari and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Westhill boys soccer wins as Trinity Catholic plays on its new fieldIt was clearly time to change the culture. The 2016 Westhill Vikings continued
Westhill boys soccer wins as Trinity Catholic plays on its new field
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
It was clearly time to change the culture. The 2016 Westhill Vikings continued to make an FCIAC playoff and state tournament berth a closer reality Monday as they defeated intracity rival Trinity Catholic, 10-1. “We are off to a good start,” said... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Colton Jones' performance highlights on campus repgrad Colton Jones scored on a 66-yard TD reception to open the scoring, but it
Colton Jones' performance highlights on campus rep
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 4 days ago
grad Colton Jones scored on a 66-yard TD reception to open the scoring, but it wasn’t nearly enough as the Guelph Gryphons football team lost 50-16 to the Western Mustangs before more than 9,000 fans in Canadian Interuniversity Sports football... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Colton Jones' performance highlights on campus repgrad Colton Jones scored on a 66-yard TD reception to open the scoring, but it
Colton Jones' performance highlights on campus rep
Welland Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
grad Colton Jones scored on a 66-yard TD reception to open the scoring, but it wasn’t nearly enough as the Guelph Gryphons football team lost 50-16 to the Western Mustangs before more than 9,000 fans in Canadian Interuniversity Sports football... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Colton Jones' performance highlights on campus repgrad Colton Jones scored on a 66-yard TD reception to open the scoring, but it
Colton Jones' performance highlights on campus rep
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 4 days ago
grad Colton Jones scored on a 66-yard TD reception to open the scoring, but it wasn’t nearly enough as the Guelph Gryphons football team lost 50-16 to the Western Mustangs before more than 9,000 fans in Canadian Interuniversity Sports football... Read more
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RTE News
GAAGO brings home a little closer for Irish abroadbe more than 82,000 people at Croke Park on Saturday. If the viewing figures f
GAAGO brings home a little closer for Irish abroad
RTE News / Posted 4 days ago
be more than 82,000 people at Croke Park on Saturday. If the viewing figures for the drawn All-Ireland football final are anything to go by, then close to a million people will tune in to RTÉ2 for the game. And at shortly... Read more
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ESPN FC
Antonio Conte not solely to blame for Chelsea's nightmare against Arsenalwas brought into the club as a scout in 2007 by former manager Avram Grant -- a
Antonio Conte not solely to blame for Chelsea's nightmare against Arsenal
ESPN FC / Posted 4 days ago
was brought into the club as a scout in 2007 by former manager Avram Grant -- another Abramovich hire with a questionable football pedigree. At the time of joining Chelsea, Emenalo said the chance of working for Grant was "a wonderful soccer... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Young stars of social media fill Dolce&Gabbana front rowcollections continually cross borders, seeking what is mutual through fashion.
Young stars of social media fill Dolce&Gabbana front row
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 5 days ago
collections continually cross borders, seeking what is mutual through fashion. For next season, the unifying force is soccer, the world's most popular game. "Latitudes, cultures and traditions merge through football, creating a society that... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |first lady Laura Bush walk on stage at the dedication ceremony of the Smithsoni
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
first lady Laura Bush walk on stage at the dedication ceremony of the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall in Washington, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016. Pablo Martinez MonsivaisAP President Barack Obama,... Read more
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The Age
Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou is a perfectionist intent on changeWith his restless energy, and reputation for not suffering fools gladly, it's e
Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou is a perfectionist intent on change
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
With his restless energy, and reputation for not suffering fools gladly, it's easy enough to get the wrong impression of Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou. The Asian Cup-winning boss can sometimes come across as spiky, certain of his own analysis and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou is a perfectionist intent on changeWith his restless energy, and reputation for not suffering fools gladly, it's e
Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou is a perfectionist intent on change
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
With his restless energy, and reputation for not suffering fools gladly, it's easy enough to get the wrong impression of Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou. The Asian Cup-winning boss can sometimes come across as spiky, certain of his own analysis and... Read more
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Billboard
Rejjie Snow Talks Signing to 300, Drops New Single 'D.R.U.G.S'For Irish rapper Rejjie Snow, the path from the soccer pitches of Dublin to bec
Rejjie Snow Talks Signing to 300, Drops New Single 'D.R.U.G.S'
Billboard / Posted 8 days ago
For Irish rapper Rejjie Snow, the path from the soccer pitches of Dublin to becoming his home country's most promising rapper was anything but linear. After first getting into hip-hop at the age of 12 -- a cousin shared Nas and Wu-Tang albums with... Read more
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The North West Star
Indigenous teams prepareTwo teams are to represent Mount Isa's Indigenous community at the National Ind
Indigenous teams prepare
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
Two teams are to represent Mount Isa's Indigenous community at the National Indigenous Football Championships. MOUNT Isa Indigenous soccer players are fundraising and preparing for the Inaugural National Indigenous Football Championships to be held... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ministry Unveils Game Changertalent even in the remotest areas of the country. If implemented correctly, th
Ministry Unveils Game Changer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
talent even in the remotest areas of the country. If implemented correctly, the Ministry is looking to have at least 8 000 football clubs across the country, 8 000 athletics clubs and almost the same number for many disciplines, competing at ward... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Jose Mourinho Reportedly Blames Louis van Gaal for Poor Manchester United Formpoints being made about Mourinho, but Man Utd have lacked appetite, drive, inte
Jose Mourinho Reportedly Blames Louis van Gaal for Poor Manchester United Form
Bleacher Report / Posted 9 days ago
points being made about Mourinho, but Man Utd have lacked appetite, drive, intensity for 3 years now. There's a team culture problem. Tactically there seems to be some teething problems, too. According to Wheeler, Ander Herrera is a player... Read more
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Raw Story
Life would be vastly different if our phones warned us about the real sources of daily terrorismbeen released from the hospital within 24 hours. In the meantime, the real sour
Life would be vastly different if our phones warned us about the real sources of daily terrorism
Raw Story / Posted 11 days ago
been released from the hospital within 24 hours. In the meantime, the real sources of terror in American society — a rape culture that leaves huge numbers of women in peril every single day, and the police, who we are prevented from knowing... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
School Notesclub, and a member of the school’s earth club, TACT club, SADD club, service cl
School Notes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
club, and a member of the school’s earth club, TACT club, SADD club, service club and National Honor Society. He also plays football and basketball. After graduation, Colin plans to attend college and is considering a major in sports medicine. —... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-Tribuneclub, and a member of the school’s earth club, TACT club, SADD club, service cl
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
club, and a member of the school’s earth club, TACT club, SADD club, service club and National Honor Society. He also plays football and basketball. After graduation, Colin plans to attend college and is considering a major in sports medicine. —... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Pihlblad Quickly Builds State-Ranked Squada middle school social studies teacher at Pine Valley, had a stellar playing ca
Pihlblad Quickly Builds State-Ranked Squad
The Post-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
a middle school social studies teacher at Pine Valley, had a stellar playing career at Randolph before playing college soccer at Medaille. When he found out Pine Valley did not have a soccer program, he began recruiting anyone who was not on... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Cowboys offer Indigenous kids in north Queensland hope for the futurein a privileged position and I can make change, I'm very passionate about my he
Cowboys offer Indigenous kids in north Queensland hope for the future
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
in a privileged position and I can make change, I'm very passionate about my heritage, I'm very passionate about my culture and I want to make change there."Cowboys boarding school to foster Indigenous talent of all types The Cowboys are... Read more
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The Age
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowMay announcement of Australia's biggest (women's) broadcast deal came its riche
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
May announcement of Australia's biggest (women's) broadcast deal came its richest collective payday. Nothing near what the football codes can offer – well, offer men, at least, for the moment – or anything like what our leading golfers, tennis... Read more
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Breitbart
The Kaepernick Caper: Celebrity Hypocrisy on Steroidsprofessional athlete, San Francisco 49er quarterback Colin Kaepernick refuses t
The Kaepernick Caper: Celebrity Hypocrisy on Steroids
Breitbart / Posted 13 days ago
professional athlete, San Francisco 49er quarterback Colin Kaepernick refuses to stand for the national anthem at NFL football games, saying he wants to bring attention to racial injustice, oppression and police brutality against blacks. His... Read more
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Brandon Sun
AP Interview: Infantino fighting resistance to overhaul FIFAheadquarters. A swift left turn after entering FIFA's slate-walled lobby in Zu
AP Interview: Infantino fighting resistance to overhaul FIFA
Brandon Sun / Posted 13 days ago
headquarters. A swift left turn after entering FIFA's slate-walled lobby in Zurich still takes visitors to the place where football's disgraced self-styled "godfather" is forever president. A plaque of infamy commemorates the FIFA leadership on the... Read more
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CTV News
Infantino fighting resistance to overhaul FIFAheadquarters. A swift left turn after entering FIFA's slate-walled lobby in Zu
Infantino fighting resistance to overhaul FIFA
CTV News / Posted 13 days ago
headquarters. A swift left turn after entering FIFA's slate-walled lobby in Zurich still takes visitors to the place where football's disgraced self-styled "godfather" is forever president. A plaque of infamy commemorates the FIFA leadership on the... Read more
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The North West Star
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowMay announcement of Australia's biggest (women's) broadcast deal came its riche
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
The North West Star / Posted 13 days ago
May announcement of Australia's biggest (women's) broadcast deal came its richest collective payday. Nothing near what the football codes can offer – well, offer men, at least, for the moment – or anything like what our leading golfers, tennis... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
AP Interview: Infantino fighting resistance to overhaul FIFAheadquarters. A swift left turn after entering FIFA's slate-walled lobby in Zu
AP Interview: Infantino fighting resistance to overhaul FIFA
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 13 days ago
headquarters. A swift left turn after entering FIFA's slate-walled lobby in Zurich still takes visitors to the place where football's disgraced self-styled ''godfather'' is forever president. A plaque of infamy commemorates the FIFA leadership on... Read more
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Southampton FC
Saints Foundation Administration Apprentice(40 hours per week) – One-year fixed-term contract). Saints Foundation is an i
Saints Foundation Administration Apprentice
Southampton FC / Posted 13 days ago
(40 hours per week) – One-year fixed-term contract). Saints Foundation is an independent charity aligned to Southampton Football Club. Harnessing the passion of the Club and its fans we aim to inspire, support and deliver positive change and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowMay announcement of Australia's biggest (women's) broadcast deal came its riche
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 days ago
May announcement of Australia's biggest (women's) broadcast deal came its richest collective payday. Nothing near what the football codes can offer – well, offer men, at least, for the moment – or anything like what our leading golfers, tennis... Read more
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The Young Witness
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowMay announcement of Australia's biggest (women's) broadcast deal came its riche
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
The Young Witness / Posted 13 days ago
May announcement of Australia's biggest (women's) broadcast deal came its richest collective payday. Nothing near what the football codes can offer – well, offer men, at least, for the moment – or anything like what our leading golfers, tennis... Read more
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Western Advocate
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowMay announcement of Australia's biggest (women's) broadcast deal came its riche
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
Western Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
May announcement of Australia's biggest (women's) broadcast deal came its richest collective payday. Nothing near what the football codes can offer – well, offer men, at least, for the moment – or anything like what our leading golfers, tennis... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowMay announcement of Australia's biggest (women's) broadcast deal came its riche
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
Kiama Independent / Posted 13 days ago
May announcement of Australia's biggest (women's) broadcast deal came its richest collective payday. Nothing near what the football codes can offer – well, offer men, at least, for the moment – or anything like what our leading golfers, tennis... Read more
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Manning River Times
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowMay announcement of Australia's biggest (women's) broadcast deal came its riche
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
Manning River Times / Posted 13 days ago
May announcement of Australia's biggest (women's) broadcast deal came its richest collective payday. Nothing near what the football codes can offer – well, offer men, at least, for the moment – or anything like what our leading golfers, tennis... Read more
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