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Herald Sun
Aiava’s ruthless Open wildcard winshowcourt (at the Australian Open),” she said. “I think she’s ready to step up
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
showcourt (at the Australian Open),” she said. “I think she’s ready to step up. If she was to draw a Serena (Williams) on Rod Laver (Arena), she would love that, she would relish that. “And that’s the type of competitor we want, someone who... Read more
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News.com.au
Aiava’s ruthless Open wildcard winshowcourt (at the Australian Open),” she said. “I think she’s ready to step up
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
showcourt (at the Australian Open),” she said. “I think she’s ready to step up. If she was to draw a Serena (Williams) on Rod Laver (Arena), she would love that, she would relish that. “And that’s the type of competitor we want, someone who... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Aiava’s ruthless Open wildcard winshowcourt (at the Australian Open),” she said. “I think she’s ready to step up
Geelong Advertiser / Posted yesterday
showcourt (at the Australian Open),” she said. “I think she’s ready to step up. If she was to draw a Serena (Williams) on Rod Laver (Arena), she would love that, she would relish that. “And that’s the type of competitor we want, someone who... Read more
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Gulf News
Hales follows in his father’s footsteps to hit sixesbreaking many local cricket records and also tales of his grandfather Dennis, w
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
breaking many local cricket records and also tales of his grandfather Dennis, who once forced the legendary tennis player Rod Laver to five sets at Wimbledon.When Gulf News asked about how much influence his father’s cricketing exploits had on... Read more
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Canberra Times
Review: KC and the Sunshine Band, Sister Sledge, Village People bring disco fever to Melbourneto Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas. Margaret Court is a small arena but
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
to Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas. Margaret Court is a small arena but the volume was primed for the adjacent Rod Laver. KC and the Sunshine Band took it to another level and each time their absolute beast of a drummer David Simmons –... Read more
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WA Today
Thank God there is more to Melbourne show than Village People: reviewto Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas. Margaret Court is a small arena but
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
to Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas. Margaret Court is a small arena but the volume was primed for the adjacent Rod Laver. KC and the Sunshine Band took it to another level and each time their absolute beast of a drummer David Simmons –... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Review: KC and the Sunshine Band, Sister Sledge and Village People bring disco fever to Melbourneto Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas. Margaret Court is a small arena but
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
to Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas. Margaret Court is a small arena but the volume was primed for the adjacent Rod Laver. KC and the Sunshine Band took it to another level and each time their absolute beast of a drummer David Simmons –... Read more
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The Age
Review: KC and the Sunshine Band, Sister Sledge and Village People bring disco fever to Melbourneto Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas. Margaret Court is a small arena but
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
to Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas. Margaret Court is a small arena but the volume was primed for the adjacent Rod Laver. KC and the Sunshine Band took it to another level and each time their absolute beast of a drummer David Simmons –... Read more
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metro
Returning Murray & Djokovic backed to battle for Federer's Australian Open crownand Murray, have played so well in Australia. They play so well in the hot cond
metro / Posted 7 days ago
and Murray, have played so well in Australia. They play so well in the hot conditions but also the night matches on Rod Laver Arena. ‘If they can get through that first week and give themselves a chance then they’re going to be tough to... Read more
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Mumbrella
QMS Media launches new billboard at MCGthe highly sought-after audiences attending major sporting and entertainment ev
Mumbrella / Posted 7 days ago
the highly sought-after audiences attending major sporting and entertainment events due to its proximity to AAMI Park, Rod Laver Arena, Hisense Arena and the surrounding Melbourne & Olympic Parks precinct. Located in the heart of Richmond,... Read more
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B&T
QMS Media Expands Presence In Melbourne With New Digital Billboard ‘The G’month, not to mention the audiences attending major sporting and entertainment
B&T / Posted 7 days ago
month, not to mention the audiences attending major sporting and entertainment events due to its proximity to AAMI Park, Rod Laver Arena, Hisense Arena and the surrounding Melbourne & Olympic Parks precinct. QMS chief executive Barclay... Read more
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The Sport Review
Del Potro surges back vs Thiem at US Open – and on to year’s endodds over three days in September. Could the Swiss really pull off this inter-c
The Sport Review / Posted 7 days ago
odds over three days in September. Could the Swiss really pull off this inter-continental contest created in celebration of Rod Laver? Of course. With his own star power, plus that of his great rival and friend Nadal, there was little doubt this... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Cat’s entertainment on the Peace Trainto sing Out, Rubylove, The Hurt, Oh Very Young and The Wind.media_cameraCat Ste
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
to sing Out, Rubylove, The Hurt, Oh Very Young and The Wind.media_cameraCat Stevens now known as Yusuf Islam in concert at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Australia. Picture: Ian Currie Yusuf then tells of how he came to embrace Islam after nearly... Read more
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News.com.au
Cat’s entertainment on the Peace TrainYou Want to sing Out, Rubylove, The Hurt, Oh Very Young and The Wind. Cat Stev
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
You Want to sing Out, Rubylove, The Hurt, Oh Very Young and The Wind. Cat Stevens now known as Yusuf Islam in concert at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Australia. Picture: Ian CurrieSource:News Corp Australia Yusuf then tells of how he came to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
WWE considering mega-show at MCGthe AFL and cricket seasons. WWE traditionally tours Australia in July or Augu
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
the AFL and cricket seasons. WWE traditionally tours Australia in July or August, in front of packed houses at venues like Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne or Qudos Bank Arena in Sydney. But it is unclear how WWE would gain an audience big enough to... Read more
11d
metro
Rafael Nadal is right: Novak Djokovic did reach higher level than Roger FedererDjokovic can boast holding all four Slams at one time – a feat only achieved by
metro / Posted 11 days ago
Djokovic can boast holding all four Slams at one time – a feat only achieved by two other men in history (Don Budge and Rod Laver). From Nadal’s perspective, it becomes apparent pretty quickly why he would find Djokovic the much tougher... Read more
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International Business Times
Former Wimbledon winner warns not to write off Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray at the Australian Open I would never write those guys off. They've played so well in Australia in hot
International Business Times / Posted 11 days ago
I would never write those guys off. They've played so well in Australia in hot conditions and also in night matches on Rod Laver Arena. If they can get through that first week and give themselves a chance, then they'll be tough to... Read more
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News.com.au
Nadal’s shock Federer relegation“But I would never right those guys off. They’ve played so well in Australia in
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
“But I would never right those guys off. They’ve played so well in Australia in hot conditions and also in night matches on Rod Laver Arena. “If they can get through that first week and give themselves a chance, then they’ll be tough to... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Nadal’s shock Federer relegation“But I would never right those guys off. They’ve played so well in Australia in
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 11 days ago
“But I would never right those guys off. They’ve played so well in Australia in hot conditions and also in night matches on Rod Laver Arena. “If they can get through that first week and give themselves a chance, then they’ll be tough to beat.” With... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Another Fedal final? Tennis legend’s AO tipI would never right those guys off. “They’ve played so well in Australia in ho
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 11 days ago
I would never right those guys off. “They’ve played so well in Australia in hot conditions and also in night matches on Rod Laver Arena. If they can get through that first week and give themselves a chance, then they’ll be tough to beat.” With... Read more
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News.com.au
Another Fedal final? Tennis legend’s AO tipI would never right those guys off. “They’ve played so well in Australia in ho
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
I would never right those guys off. “They’ve played so well in Australia in hot conditions and also in night matches on Rod Laver Arena. If they can get through that first week and give themselves a chance, then they’ll be tough to beat.” With... Read more
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12d
Geelong Advertiser
Robbie adds new Victorian showGeelong A Day on the Green show on March 3 sold out in a day, while only a hand
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 12 days ago
Geelong A Day on the Green show on March 3 sold out in a day, while only a handful of tickets are left for his two Rod Laver Arena shows on February 24 and 25. Williams will hit the stage at 7.45pm, with guests Sheppard on at... Read more
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News.com.au
Robbie adds new Victorian showGeelong A Day on the Green show on March 3 sold out in a day, while only a hand
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
Geelong A Day on the Green show on March 3 sold out in a day, while only a handful of tickets are left for his two Rod Laver Arena shows on February 24 and 25. Williams will hit the stage at 7.45pm, with guests Sheppard on at... Read more
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Canberra Times
Melbourne United to play NBL game at Hisense Arena during Australian Opencan offer added value to the second week of the grand slam tournament, during w
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
can offer added value to the second week of the grand slam tournament, during which many of the elite games are pushed onto Rod Laver Arena. NBL and Melbourne United officials were overjoyed to secure the game after a year in which Melbourne has... Read more
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The Age
Melbourne United to play NBL game at Hisense Arena during Australian Opencan offer added value to the second week of the grand slam tournament, during w
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
can offer added value to the second week of the grand slam tournament, during which many of the elite games are pushed onto Rod Laver Arena. NBL and Melbourne United officials were overjoyed to secure the game after a year in which Melbourne has... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Melbourne United to play NBL game at Hisense Arena during Australian Opencan offer added value to the second week of the grand slam tournament, during w
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
can offer added value to the second week of the grand slam tournament, during which many of the elite games are pushed onto Rod Laver Arena. NBL and Melbourne United officials were overjoyed to secure the game after a year in which Melbourne has... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Battle of the Sexes’ is a winnerfor women in tennis. In her own words, she recalls, “I won Wimbledon in 1968 a
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
for women in tennis. In her own words, she recalls, “I won Wimbledon in 1968 and received 750 pounds. The men’s winner, Rod Laver, got 2000 pounds.” Even in the years after, with rising stars in women’s tennis, the ratio of the prize money was... Read more
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International Business Times
Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer teaming up for Laver Cup nominated for sporting moment of the year other in doubles action as they defeated Team World pairing Jack Sock and Sam Q
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
other in doubles action as they defeated Team World pairing Jack Sock and Sam Querrey. Federer eventually clinched the Rod Laver-dedicated competition for Team Europe when he defeated Australia's Nick Kyrgios in singles action. In what was a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Pac-12 football is oddly irrelevantbrilliant tactician who reached No. 1 in the world (1950) and was part of the b
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
brilliant tactician who reached No. 1 in the world (1950) and was part of the barnstorming pro tour including Jack Kramer, Rod Laver, Pancho Gonzales and Lew Hoad, among others, at a time when only amateurs were allowed to play the majors ...... Read more
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International Business Times
'Federer controls everything' says Djokovic's coach talking about the Swiss ace's playing style and approach of All Time (GOAT) on a number of occasions, but it is difficult to compare bet
International Business Times / Posted 16 days ago
of All Time (GOAT) on a number of occasions, but it is difficult to compare between different eras with the likes of Rod Laver also considered one of the greatest to step on the court, especially as he is the only one to have completed the... Read more
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give me sport
What a 16-year-old Nadal said in an interview that will totally surprise tennis fanson all surfaces, though, as he joins the elite group of five that have complete
give me sport / Posted 19 days ago
on all surfaces, though, as he joins the elite group of five that have completed the career Grand Slam. These include: Rod Laver, Andre Agassi, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer, and of course Nadal. Despite having to pull out of the ATP World... Read more
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International Business Times
Safin: Djokovic will struggle to compete with Nadal and Federer but Murray will have his moments mark. He was the best player bar none when he held all the four majors [at the
International Business Times / Posted 20 days ago
mark. He was the best player bar none when he held all the four majors [at the same time] – which no player had done since Rod Laver. "The fall from grace he has had has been incredible – that to me is mental and that can be more difficult [to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Yusuf Islam, aka Cat Stevens, turns back the yearsRod Laver Arena, November 27 If you closed your eyes, Cat Stevens was in the r
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
Rod Laver Arena, November 27 If you closed your eyes, Cat Stevens was in the room. The folkie pied piper with his halo of dark brown hair had returned from the share house of a distant time, reminding himself not to be shy, to let his feelings roll... Read more
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The Age
Yusuf Islam, aka Cat Stevens, turns back the yearsRod Laver Arena, November 27 If you closed your eyes, Cat Stevens was in the r
The Age / Posted 20 days ago
Rod Laver Arena, November 27 If you closed your eyes, Cat Stevens was in the room. The folkie pied piper with his halo of dark brown hair had returned from the share house of a distant time, reminding himself not to be shy, to let his feelings roll... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Yusuf Islam, aka Cat Stevens, turns back the yearsRod Laver Arena, November 27 If you closed your eyes, Cat Stevens was in the r
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Rod Laver Arena, November 27 If you closed your eyes, Cat Stevens was in the room. The folkie pied piper with his halo of dark brown hair had returned from the share house of a distant time, reminding himself not to be shy, to let his feelings roll... Read more
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The Border Mail
Homes open for inspection | Saturday November 25 and Sunday November 26| 0418470764 Sunday 26th November 12.00pm - 12.30pm | 4 Juniper Way | $315,00
The Border Mail / Posted 24 days ago
| 0418470764 Sunday 26th November 12.00pm - 12.30pm | 4 Juniper Way | $315,000 | 0419 483 919 2.00pm - 2.30pm | 34 Rod Laver Way | $598,000 | 0419 483 919Barnawartha Sunday 26th November 12.45pm - 1.15pm | 29 Stanely Street | $315,000 |... Read more
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Canberra Times
Stevie Nicks concert 'dancing' incident highlights etiquette conundrum and even making headlines in the United States. After Jo-Anne George went publ
Canberra Times / Posted 26 days ago
and even making headlines in the United States. After Jo-Anne George went public with her claim she was booted from Rod Laver Arena because she wouldn't stop dancing, several readers contacted The Age to say she was removed by security... Read more
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WA Today
Stevie Nicks concert 'dancing' incident highlights etiquette conundrumand even making headlines in the United States. After Jo-Anne George went publ
WA Today / Posted 26 days ago
and even making headlines in the United States. After Jo-Anne George went public with her claim she was booted from Rod Laver Arena because she wouldn't stop dancing, several readers contacted The Age to say she was removed by security... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Stevie Nicks concert 'dancing' incident highlights etiquette conundrum and even making headlines in the United States. After Jo-Anne George went publ
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 26 days ago
and even making headlines in the United States. After Jo-Anne George went public with her claim she was booted from Rod Laver Arena because she wouldn't stop dancing, several readers contacted The Age to say she was removed by security... Read more
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The Age
Stevie Nicks concert 'dancing' incident highlights etiquette conundrum and even making headlines in the United States. After Jo-Anne George went publ
The Age / Posted 26 days ago
and even making headlines in the United States. After Jo-Anne George went public with her claim she was booted from Rod Laver Arena because she wouldn't stop dancing, several readers contacted The Age to say she was removed by security... Read more
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The Age
Parliament: The act of a politician who is running scaredCook, Blackburn NorthYou're blocking my view Jo-Anne George, you say you were
The Age / Posted 27 days ago
Cook, Blackburn NorthYou're blocking my view Jo-Anne George, you say you were thrown out of a Stevie Nicks concert at the Rod Laver Arena because you were dancing in the aisle (The Age, 21/11). What part of "please sit down" don't you understand?... Read more
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Mashable
Like to dance in the aisles at concerts? Don't do it in this city.Herald. Nicks concertgoer Jo-Ann George told the newspaper that she was remove
Mashable / Posted 27 days ago
Herald. Nicks concertgoer Jo-Ann George told the newspaper that she was removed from her $204 floor seat in Melbourne's Rod Laver Arena on Nov. 16, after she was asked by security to stop dancing mid-show. If you've ever tried to listen to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Woman claims she was dragged from Stevie Nicks concert by for DANCINGwoman has claimed she was thrown out Stevie Nicks' concert Jo-Anne George, 57,
Daily Mail / Posted 28 days ago
woman has claimed she was thrown out Stevie Nicks' concert Jo-Anne George, 57, went to see the Fleetwood Mac star at Rod Laver Arena She said she was asked by security to sit down but continued dancing Three security guards roughly handled... Read more
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Canberra Times
Woman 'ejected by security for dancing at Stevie Nicks concert'because she wouldn't stop dancing. Jo-Anne George, 57, said she paid $204 for
Canberra Times / Posted 28 days ago
because she wouldn't stop dancing. Jo-Anne George, 57, said she paid $204 for floor tickets to see Nicks perform at Rod Laver Arena last Thursday, only to be kicked out by security halfway through the Fleetwood Mac megastar's set for getting... Read more
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WA Today
Woman 'ejected by security for dancing at Stevie Nicks concert'because she wouldn't stop dancing. Jo-Anne George, 57, said she paid $204 for
WA Today / Posted 28 days ago
because she wouldn't stop dancing. Jo-Anne George, 57, said she paid $204 for floor tickets to see Nicks perform at Rod Laver Arena last Thursday, only to be kicked out by security halfway through the Fleetwood Mac megastar's set for getting... Read more
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International Business Times
Roger Federer pinpoints two reasons for missing out on top spot he had a rough season as well in 2016. It's great for him. "In Australia, I ju
International Business Times / Posted 28 days ago
he had a rough season as well in 2016. It's great for him. "In Australia, I just hope to be fit again, to walk out on Rod Laver Arena and hopefully defend my title. But it's still very far away at this point. I don't have any regrets — but... Read more
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The Border Mail
Woman 'ejected by security for dancing at Stevie Nicks concert'The exterior of the Rod Laver Arena is seen on launch day of the 2018 Australia
The Border Mail / Posted 28 days ago
The exterior of the Rod Laver Arena is seen on launch day of the 2018 Australian Open at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Tuesday, October 10, 2017. (AAP Image/ Supplied by Tennis Australia) NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY A woman who... Read more
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The Courier
Woman 'ejected by security for dancing at Stevie Nicks concert'The exterior of the Rod Laver Arena is seen on launch day of the 2018 Australia
The Courier / Posted 28 days ago
The exterior of the Rod Laver Arena is seen on launch day of the 2018 Australian Open at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Tuesday, October 10, 2017. (AAP Image/ Supplied by Tennis Australia) NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY A woman who... Read more
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The Age
Woman 'ejected by security for dancing at Stevie Nicks concert'because she wouldn't stop dancing. Jo-Anne George, 57, said she paid $204 for
The Age / Posted 28 days ago
because she wouldn't stop dancing. Jo-Anne George, 57, said she paid $204 for floor tickets to see Nicks perform at Rod Laver Arena last Thursday, only to be kicked out by security halfway through the Fleetwood Mac megastar's set for getting... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Woman 'ejected by security for dancing' at Stevie Nicks concertbecause she wouldn't stop dancing. Jo-Anne George, 57, said she paid $204 for
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 28 days ago
because she wouldn't stop dancing. Jo-Anne George, 57, said she paid $204 for floor tickets to see Nicks perform at Rod Laver Arena last Thursday, only to be kicked out by security halfway through the Fleetwood Mac megastar's set for getting... Read more
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