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Daily Telegraph
Rio 2016 ultimate guide: SwimmingHORTON (400m freestyle, 1500m freestyle) Australia has waited for a distance s
Rio 2016 ultimate guide: Swimming
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
HORTON (400m freestyle, 1500m freestyle) Australia has waited for a distance swimmer to step up since the glory days of Grant Hackett and Ian Thorpe and 20-year-old Horton looks to be that man. A gold medal contender in both the 400m and 1500m... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Drinking to reality TVblue-skying here but don’t tell me you wouldn’t watch the following: My Big, B
Drinking to reality TV
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
blue-skying here but don’t tell me you wouldn’t watch the following: My Big, Bad Night on the Drink: Hosted by Grant Hackett on a set decked out like a trashed lounge room, these 30 minute episodes would each feature interviews with... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Drinking to reality TVblue-skying here but don’t tell me you wouldn’t watch the following: My Big, B
Drinking to reality TV
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
blue-skying here but don’t tell me you wouldn’t watch the following: My Big, Bad Night on the Drink: Hosted by Grant Hackett on a set decked out like a trashed lounge room, these 30 minute episodes would each feature interviews with... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Jodie’s loving the quiet lifeidols. It was not until after Athens I felt I had proved myself and I belonged.
Jodie’s loving the quiet life
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
idols. It was not until after Athens I felt I had proved myself and I belonged. I could barely say “Boo’’ to Ian Thorpe and Grant Hackett because they were my idols. Interact with Us AFTER three Olympic finals, three gold medals and three world... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Jodie’s loving the quiet lifeI never really felt that comfortable. I felt I grew up watching them and they w
Jodie’s loving the quiet life
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
I never really felt that comfortable. I felt I grew up watching them and they were my idols. It was not until after Athens I felt I had proved myself and I belonged. I could barely say “Boo’’ to Ian Thorpe and Grant Hackett because they were my ido... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Paltrinieri eyes Sun in Rio with Euro swimming masterclass100m as he finished in 14mins 34.04secs, to go second on the all-time list, 0.5
Paltrinieri eyes Sun in Rio with Euro swimming masterclass
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
100m as he finished in 14mins 34.04secs, to go second on the all-time list, 0.52secs quicker than former Australia great Grant Hackett. Only Sun has now ever gone faster than the Italian. Other winners on day three at the Aquatics Centre... Read more
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Daily Mail
'It's me taking ownership of my own body and that is really powerful'on, she's super cool': Cricketer Shane Warne bats off...Why MEN diagnosed with
'It's me taking ownership of my own body and that is really powerful'
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
on, she's super cool': Cricketer Shane Warne bats off...Why MEN diagnosed with breast cancer are far more likely to...Grant Hackett says he drank more than half a bottle of gin... Share this article Photos from her blog show her going about... Read more
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The North West Star
Sport thought: Enticing AFL season distracts from gems of sporting madnesshe and Nick Kyrgios would be welcome in the Olympic Team. Given that this is th
Sport thought: Enticing AFL season distracts from gems of sporting madness
The North West Star / Posted 13 days ago
he and Nick Kyrgios would be welcome in the Olympic Team. Given that this is the same team that may very well have welcomed Grant Hackett back into its fold, I'd say that's a pretty big slam. However, Tomic nipped the issue in the bud when he... Read more
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The Age
Grow up Bernard Tomic, you're embarrassing yourself and your countryof the emotion. I didn't see any tears because it was not a Facetime conversati
Grow up Bernard Tomic, you're embarrassing yourself and your country
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
of the emotion. I didn't see any tears because it was not a Facetime conversation, but his voice was trembling a bit." Grant Hackett on that flight: "I had not drunk in many months and you get yourself into a situation where you come to the end... Read more
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Canberra Times
Grow up Bernard Tomic, you're embarrassing yourself and your countryof the emotion. I didn't see any tears because it was not a Facetime conversati
Grow up Bernard Tomic, you're embarrassing yourself and your country
Canberra Times / Posted 21 days ago
of the emotion. I didn't see any tears because it was not a Facetime conversation, but his voice was trembling a bit." Grant Hackett on that flight: "I had not drunk in many months and you get yourself into a situation where you come to the end... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Grow up Bernard Tomic, you're embarrassing yourself and your countryof the emotion. I didn't see any tears because it was not a Facetime conversati
Grow up Bernard Tomic, you're embarrassing yourself and your country
Brisbane Times / Posted 21 days ago
of the emotion. I didn't see any tears because it was not a Facetime conversation, but his voice was trembling a bit." Grant Hackett on that flight: "I had not drunk in many months and you get yourself into a situation where you come to the end... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Grow up Bernard Tomic, you're embarrassing yourself and your countryof the emotion. I didn't see any tears because it was not a Facetime conversati
Grow up Bernard Tomic, you're embarrassing yourself and your country
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
of the emotion. I didn't see any tears because it was not a Facetime conversation, but his voice was trembling a bit." Grant Hackett on that flight: "I had not drunk in many months and you get yourself into a situation where you come to the end... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
‘It’s going to be the strongest team in history’been so consistent, so gracious in victory and defeat. “There’s always a few b
‘It’s going to be the strongest team in history’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
been so consistent, so gracious in victory and defeat. “There’s always a few bumps in the road, I know what happened to Grant (Hackett) a few weeks ago but that happens across all sorts, all spectrums — that’s a rarity. That’s definitely not the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Cuthbert’s Olympic record under assaultFox chasing gold in London. I don’t know about you, but I hope that Friday aft
Cuthbert’s Olympic record under assault
Daily Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
Fox chasing gold in London. I don’t know about you, but I hope that Friday afternoon’s mea culpa is the last we hear from Grant Hackett for a long, long time. Not because I don’t like the bloke, quite the contrary, I like him a lot. It’s just that... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Pill cocktail behind New Zealand players' Test banWorld Cup. Sleeping pill abuse has also been a problem for Australian swimmers
Pill cocktail behind New Zealand players' Test ban
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 25 days ago
World Cup. Sleeping pill abuse has also been a problem for Australian swimmers, including triple Olympic gold medallist Grant Hackett, who sought treatment for addiction to sleeping medication Stilnox. The same drug was at the centre of a... Read more
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SportsFan
Hackett ready to be Dolphins mentorFallen Olympic champion Grant Hackett believes he is more qualified than ever t
Hackett ready to be Dolphins mentor
SportsFan / Posted 28 days ago
Fallen Olympic champion Grant Hackett believes he is more qualified than ever to be an Australian swimming team mentor after his latest meltdown. Hackett says he has plenty of wisdom to share with the Dolphins, even suggesting world champion James... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ohio couple found naked and passed out in a Jeep at 2amthe male and female were asleep or passed out. RELATED ARTICLES Furious ad ex
Ohio couple found naked and passed out in a Jeep at 2am
Daily Mail / Posted 28 days ago
the male and female were asleep or passed out. RELATED ARTICLES Furious ad executive shouted 'do you know who I am' and...Grant Hackett claims he DIDN'T tweak a male passenger's... Share this article 'I asked why he was at Walnut Hill, and he... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Grant Hackett vows to quit booze after drunken 'nipple-squeezing'SYDNEY - Australian swimming great Grant Hackett Friday said he plans to quit d
Grant Hackett vows to quit booze after drunken 'nipple-squeezing'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 28 days ago
SYDNEY - Australian swimming great Grant Hackett Friday said he plans to quit drinking after a highly publicised meltdown on a plane which left him with a "deep sense of shame". Two-times Olympic champion Grant Hackett had been hoping to compete at... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Aussie boxing still in the wildernessto get just three points from their remaining three games to claim the title. A
Aussie boxing still in the wilderness
Daily Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
to get just three points from their remaining three games to claim the title. A win over Man U achieves that. CHILL PILLS GRANT Hackett has agreed to get help to quit drinking. He needs to. Hackett has denied giving a fellow plane passenger a... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
McEvoy to use Thorpe, Hackett as mentorsSwimmer Cameron McEvoy aiming to use champions Ian Thorpe and Grant Hackett as
McEvoy to use Thorpe, Hackett as mentors
Daily Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
Swimmer Cameron McEvoy aiming to use champions Ian Thorpe and Grant Hackett as mentors as he prepares for Rio Olympics | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Grant... Read more
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The Courier Mail
McEvoy to use Thorpe, Hackett as mentorsAUSTRALIA’S rising Rio Olympics star Cameron McEvoy has revealed plans to use f
McEvoy to use Thorpe, Hackett as mentors
The Courier Mail / Posted 28 days ago
AUSTRALIA’S rising Rio Olympics star Cameron McEvoy has revealed plans to use former greats Grant Hackett and Ian Thorpe as personal mentors as he prepares his own assault at history. McEvoy described the chance to win six medals in Rio in August as... Read more
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The North West Star
Grant Hackett turns to Olympic legend Michael Phelps in bid to get back on trackGrant Hackett admits he has tarnished his reputation, but an even greater swimm
Grant Hackett turns to Olympic legend Michael Phelps in bid to get back on track
The North West Star / Posted 28 days ago
Grant Hackett admits he has tarnished his reputation, but an even greater swimmer who has had his own problems is helping him battle his demons. Olympic legend Michael Phelps has reached out to close friend Grant Hackett as the Australian swimming... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Hackett apologises for pure stupidity in groping incidentfor "pure stupidity" in groping incident2016-04-29 10:12 Gold Coast - Two-time
Hackett apologises for pure stupidity in groping incident
News 24 South Africa / Posted 28 days ago
for "pure stupidity" in groping incident2016-04-29 10:12 Gold Coast - Two-time Olympic 1 500m freestyle champion Grant Hackett has publicly apologised for a drunken incident on a flight home from the Australian Olympic trials earlier this... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Hackett says drink not drugs behind mile high meltdownOlympic swimmer Grant Hackett of Australia speaks at a news conference at an ev
Hackett says drink not drugs behind mile high meltdown
Reuters Sports News / Posted 28 days ago
Olympic swimmer Grant Hackett of Australia speaks at a news conference at an event to unveil the new line of Speedo LZR Racer X swim suits in the Manhattan borough of New York City, December 15, 2015. SYDNEY Australian long distance swimming great... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hackett says drink not drugs behind mile high meltdownSYDNEY: Australian long distance swimming great Grant Hackett has admitted that
Hackett says drink not drugs behind mile high meltdown
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
SYDNEY: Australian long distance swimming great Grant Hackett has admitted that binge drinking was behind his altercation with another passenger on a flight earlier this month and said he was seeking help to quit alcohol. The 35-year-old former... Read more
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The Star
Hackett says drink not drugs behind mile high meltdownSYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian long distance swimming great Grant Hackett has ad
Hackett says drink not drugs behind mile high meltdown
The Star / Posted 28 days ago
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian long distance swimming great Grant Hackett has admitted that binge drinking was behind his altercation with another passenger on a flight earlier this month and said he was seeking help to quit alcohol. The 35-year-old... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Hackett apologises for plane meltdownTroubled former Olympic champion Grant Hackett admits a recent meltdown on a pl
Hackett apologises for plane meltdown
Sky News Australia / Posted 28 days ago
Troubled former Olympic champion Grant Hackett admits a recent meltdown on a plane has permanently tarnished his reputation and has sought professional help to quit drinking. Hackett said he had been binge drinking after his Rio Olympic comeback... Read more
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SportsFan
Hackett admits reputation tarnishedHackett to seek professional help Photo Source: AAP Troubled former Olympic c
Hackett admits reputation tarnished
SportsFan / Posted 28 days ago
Hackett to seek professional help Photo Source: AAP Troubled former Olympic champion Grant Hackett admits a recent meltdown on a plane has permanently tarnished his reputation and has sought professional help to quit drinking. Hackett said he had... Read more
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Canberra Times
Grant Hackett to seek professional help to quit drinkingDual Olympic champion Grant Hackett admits he has tarnished his reputation and
Grant Hackett to seek professional help to quit drinking
Canberra Times / Posted 28 days ago
Dual Olympic champion Grant Hackett admits he has tarnished his reputation and will seek professional help to quit drinking following an altercation with a fellow passenger on a flight. Hackett denied that he tweaked a passenger's nipple during the... Read more
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The Betoota Advocate
Local legend plans to get Grant-Hackett-wheelchair-nipple-tweaking-blind this weekend29 April, 2016. 16:34 A 23-YEAR-OLD-PISS-CUTTING-LEGEND has confirmed his inte
Local legend plans to get Grant-Hackett-wheelchair-nipple-tweaking-blind this weekend
The Betoota Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
29 April, 2016. 16:34 A 23-YEAR-OLD-PISS-CUTTING-LEGEND has confirmed his intentioned to get Grant Hackett wheelchair blind this weekend, coming just days after swearing the drink off forever after ANZAC Day. Brenton Ellis Carter from the central... Read more
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Herald Sun
Grant Hackett breaks silenceGrant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since “Nipplegate”, pict
Grant Hackett breaks silence
Herald Sun / Posted 28 days ago
Grant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since “Nipplegate”, pictured here on the Gold Coast today. Picture: AAP Image/Dave Hunt OLYMPIC champion Grant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since being accused of tweaking a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Pure stupidity': Hackett offers no excuses for in-flight incidentGrant Hackett offers no excuses for in-flight incident after missing Rio Olympi
'Pure stupidity': Hackett offers no excuses for in-flight incident
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 28 days ago
Grant Hackett offers no excuses for in-flight incident after missing Rio Olympics selection Three-time Olympic gold medallist Grant Hackett admits his behaviour on a recent flight to Melbourne was "pure stupidity" and he will have to live with the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Grant Hackett to seek professional help to quit drinkingDual Olympic champion Grant Hackett admits he has tarnished his reputation and
Grant Hackett to seek professional help to quit drinking
Brisbane Times / Posted 28 days ago
Dual Olympic champion Grant Hackett admits he has tarnished his reputation and will seek professional help to quit drinking following an altercation with a fellow passenger on a flight. Hackett denied that he tweaked a passenger's nipple during the... Read more
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The Age
Grant Hackett to seek professional help to quit drinkingDual Olympic champion Grant Hackett admits he has tarnished his reputation and
Grant Hackett to seek professional help to quit drinking
The Age / Posted 28 days ago
Dual Olympic champion Grant Hackett admits he has tarnished his reputation and will seek professional help to quit drinking following an altercation with a fellow passenger on a flight. Hackett denied that he tweaked a passenger's nipple during the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Grant Hackett to seek professional help to quit drinkingDual Olympic champion Grant Hackett admits he has tarnished his reputation and
Grant Hackett to seek professional help to quit drinking
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 28 days ago
Dual Olympic champion Grant Hackett admits he has tarnished his reputation and will seek professional help to quit drinking following an altercation with a fellow passenger on a flight. Hackett denied that he tweaked a passenger's nipple during the... Read more
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News.com.au
Hackett vows to give up grogVideo shows Grant Hackett helped off plane (Seven News)0:22 Exclusive vision o
Hackett vows to give up grog
News.com.au / Posted 28 days ago
Video shows Grant Hackett helped off plane (Seven News)0:22 Exclusive vision obtained by Seven News shows Olympian Grant Hackett being assisted off a plane by Collingwood CEO Gary Pert. Courtesy: Seven News Grant Hackett appears before the media... Read more
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Perth Now
Grant Hackett breaks silenceGrant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since “Nipplegate”, pict
Grant Hackett breaks silence
Perth Now / Posted 28 days ago
Grant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since “Nipplegate”, pictured here on the Gold Coast today. Picture: AAP Image/Dave Hunt OLYMPIC champion Grant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since being accused of tweaking a... Read more
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SportsFan
Hackett to seek professional help Photo Source: AAP Dual Olympic champion Grant Hackett admits he has tarnishe
Hackett to seek professional help
SportsFan / Posted 28 days ago
Photo Source: AAP Dual Olympic champion Grant Hackett admits he has tarnished his reputation and will seek professional help to quit drinking following an altercation with a fellow passenger on a flight. Hackett... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hackett vows to give up grogTROUBLED swim star Grant Hackett has vowed to quit alcohol following his latest
Hackett vows to give up grog
The Courier Mail / Posted 28 days ago
TROUBLED swim star Grant Hackett has vowed to quit alcohol following his latest bizarre meltdown on a business class flight. In the latest of a long line of incidents which have dogged the Olympic champion since his initial retirement from swimming,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Grant Hackett breaks silence over flight incident | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on
Grant Hackett breaks silence
Daily Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
over flight incident | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Grant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Grant Hackett breaks silenceGrant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since “Nipplegate”. OLY
Grant Hackett breaks silence
Adelaide Now / Posted 28 days ago
Grant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since “Nipplegate”. OLYMPIC champion Grant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since being accused of tweaking a man’s nipple while drunk on a flight. Speaking to journalists on... Read more
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Herald Sun
Grant Hackett breaks silenceGrant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since “Nipplegate”. OLY
Grant Hackett breaks silence
Herald Sun / Posted 28 days ago
Grant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since “Nipplegate”. OLYMPIC champion Grant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since being accused of tweaking a man’s nipple while drunk on a flight. Speaking to journalists on... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Grant Hackett breaks silenceGrant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since “Nipplegate”. OLY
Grant Hackett breaks silence
The Courier Mail / Posted 28 days ago
Grant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since “Nipplegate”. OLYMPIC champion Grant Hackett has fronted the media for the first time since being accused of tweaking a man’s nipple while drunk on a flight. Speaking to journalists on... Read more
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The North West Star
Catching the waves - and the imagesfinal match, having been there for his first? Or raced from the pool at the Sy
Catching the waves - and the images
The North West Star / Posted 29 days ago
final match, having been there for his first? Or raced from the pool at the Sydney Olympics, having been metres away as Grant Hackett beat Kieren Perkins in the 1500m before racing from the Aquatic Centre to the Olympic Stadium to take up your... Read more
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WA Today
Is swimming such an indecent obsession that the very best struggle in life?was something that really helped." But still, the resemblance to the experienc
Is swimming such an indecent obsession that the very best struggle in life?
WA Today / Posted 30 days ago
was something that really helped." But still, the resemblance to the experience of our own swimmers is uncanny, ain't it? Grant Hackett, of course, made headlines for all the wrong reasons just last week, and he has been commendably frank about... Read more
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News.com.au
Gogglebox households turn on Michelle Bridgescouch this week. THE Goggleboxers tackle current affairs in this week, giving
Gogglebox households turn on Michelle Bridges
News.com.au / Posted 30 days ago
couch this week. THE Goggleboxers tackle current affairs in this week, giving their views on newsworthy figures including Grant Hackett, Prince, and controversial fitness queen Michelle Bridges. In the news Grant Hackett’s aeroplane mishap draws... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Goggleboxers turn on Michelle BridgesTHE Goggleboxers tackle current affairs in this week, giving their views on new
Goggleboxers turn on Michelle Bridges
The Courier Mail / Posted 30 days ago
THE Goggleboxers tackle current affairs in this week, giving their views on newsworthy figures including Grant Hackett, Prince, and controversial fitness queen Michelle Bridges. In the news Grant Hackett’s aeroplane mishap draws a confused response... Read more
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The Age
Is swimming such an indecent obsession that the very best struggle in life?fast. Fast. Honestly, at one point I felt like I didn't want to see another day
Is swimming such an indecent obsession that the very best struggle in life?
The Age / Posted 30 days ago
fast. Fast. Honestly, at one point I felt like I didn't want to see another day." High drama: This photo reportedly shows Grant Hackett slumped in a wheelchair after being removed from the plane. Photo: Channel Seven Yes, that's right. The most... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Is swimming such an indecent obsession that the very best struggle in life?fast. Fast. Honestly, at one point I felt like I didn't want to see another day
Is swimming such an indecent obsession that the very best struggle in life?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 30 days ago
fast. Fast. Honestly, at one point I felt like I didn't want to see another day." High drama: This photo reportedly shows Grant Hackett slumped in a wheelchair after being removed from the plane. Photo: Channel Seven Yes, that's right. The most... Read more
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The North West Star
Is swimming such an indecent obsession that the very best struggle in life?was something that really helped." But still, the resemblance to the experienc
Is swimming such an indecent obsession that the very best struggle in life?
The North West Star / Posted 30 days ago
was something that really helped." But still, the resemblance to the experience of our own swimmers is uncanny, ain't it? Grant Hackett, of course, made headlines for all the wrong reasons just last week, and he has been commendably frank about... Read more
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