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Scoop.co.nz
Award shows importance of supporting women in constructionbenefit everyone involved in construction.”NAWIC has over 600 members throughou
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benefit everyone involved in construction.”NAWIC has over 600 members throughout New Zealand. It has chapters in Auckland, Wellington and Canterbury, along with a satellite group in Taranaki which was formed last year following requests from women... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
International visits get results for WellingtonMonday, 20 November 2017, 3:29 pmPress Release: Wellington City Council 20 Nov
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 minutes ago
Monday, 20 November 2017, 3:29 pmPress Release: Wellington City Council 20 November 2017The Wellington premiere of a Canberra film starring Hollywood actor... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Volunteers wanted for shellfish health surveyAwarua-o-Porirua, Porirua Harbour.The survey, to be conducted on behalf of Ngāt
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 minutes ago
Awarua-o-Porirua, Porirua Harbour.The survey, to be conducted on behalf of Ngāti Toa Rangatira with the support of Greater Wellington Regional Council, will play a significant role in assessing the cultural health of the resource for mana whenua,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Endless opportunities for market fans in coming weeksthe Twilight Handmade Art Markets at the Western Plains Cultural Centre, offeri
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 minutes ago
the Twilight Handmade Art Markets at the Western Plains Cultural Centre, offering a range of handcrafted items and the Wellington Rotary Markets on Saturday. Dubbo’s Rotunda Markets will be held Sunday. There’ll be a range of produce on offer... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia, NZ officials discuss screening for Manus refugees - NZ PMWELLINGTON: New Zealand and Australian officials have begun talks about screeni
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 38 minutes ago
WELLINGTON: New Zealand and Australian officials have begun talks about screening processes for asylum seekers who have shut themselves inside a Papua New Guinea detention centre, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday. Australia... Read more
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NZCity
All White Fallon hangs up bootsof Fallon's 18-year career was spent in England, but he will forever be known f
NZCity / Posted 40 minutes ago
of Fallon's 18-year career was spent in England, but he will forever be known for his headed goal against Bahrain in Wellington, which propelled the All Whites to the 2010 World Cup. He went on to play in all three of New Zealand's pool... Read more
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EuroNews
Australia, NZ officials discuss screening for Manus refugees - NZ PM By Charlotte Greenfield WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand and Australian off
EuroNews / Posted 45 minutes ago
By Charlotte Greenfield WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand and Australian officials have begun talks about screening processes for asylum seekers who have shut themselves inside a... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Roar, Victory finally win as Sydney hit frontafter Adlung’s goal, it seemed only a matter of time before Adelaide made them
Adelaide Now / Posted an hour ago
after Adlung’s goal, it seemed only a matter of time before Adelaide made them pay - and Kitto duely obliged. COMING UP: v Wellington Phoenix, Westpac Stadium, November 25. The return of suspended skipper Alan Baro will bring stability to Okon’s... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Roar, Victory finally win as Sydney hit frontafter Adlung’s goal, it seemed only a matter of time before Adelaide made them
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
after Adlung’s goal, it seemed only a matter of time before Adelaide made them pay - and Kitto duely obliged. COMING UP: v Wellington Phoenix, Westpac Stadium, November 25. The return of suspended skipper Alan Baro will bring stability to Okon’s... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Records Tumble as Goldstar Series Gets Off to Cracking Startin both categories - to run them together produced some of the closest and most
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
in both categories - to run them together produced some of the closest and most tactical racing on the day.KartSport Wellington clubmates Hadleigh Coffey and Brent Melhop were the best of the Briggs LO206 brigade, finishing first equal tying... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Minor parties won't get a word in, Premier saysclear, no, no, no, no deals," she said during that election," she said. But sh
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
clear, no, no, no, no deals," she said during that election," she said. But she accepted the support of independent Peter Wellington to form government in 2015, and on occasion passed laws with the help of the Katter's Australian Party. Ms... Read more
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NZCity
First NZ Capital buys ANZ's Direct BrokingNew Zealand's online trading platform for an undisclosed sum as the broking fir
NZCity / Posted an hour ago
New Zealand's online trading platform for an undisclosed sum as the broking firm expands into the direct wealth market. Wellington-based FNZC has signed up to a strategic alliance with the country's biggest lender, buying the online platform... Read more
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Rippa
League Round 8 Fixtures and Preview - Victory face high-flying Jets looking to back up first win of the seasonin Round 7, with Perth dropping outside the top six courtesy of their 2-0 loss
Rippa / Posted an hour ago
in Round 7, with Perth dropping outside the top six courtesy of their 2-0 loss to Victory. After an unexpected week off, Wellington Phoenix return to action on Saturday, hosting the Central Coast Mariners at Westpac Stadium. Phoenix will be... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Kiwis ‘pathetic’, ‘leaderless’, ‘quasi-religious cult’Skipworth wrote. “The Warriors playmaker came across as petulant and paranoid
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Skipworth wrote. “The Warriors playmaker came across as petulant and paranoid when he decided following the 4-2 loss in Wellington to tell us how sections of the public and media have had it in for them all along.media_cameraShaun Johnson is... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Jillaroo accused of biting by English playerKelly’s forearm and the incident was put on report. The Jillaroos led the Lion
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Kelly’s forearm and the incident was put on report. The Jillaroos led the Lionesses 24-0 at halftime. Papua New Guinea’s Wellington Albert and England’s Jermaine McGillvary were both the subject of biting allegations during the men’s World Cup... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Vaping helps reverse smoking harm - asthma expertat Massey University next week.Professor Polosa, from the University of Catania
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 hours ago
at Massey University next week.Professor Polosa, from the University of Catania in Italy, is visiting Massey’s Auckland and Wellington campuses, where he will present on his research trialling e-cigarettes with smokers who have chronic respiratory... Read more
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News.com.au
Roar, Victory finally win as Sydney kick clearafter Adlung’s goal, it seemed only a matter of time before Adelaide made them
News.com.au / Posted 2 hours ago
after Adlung’s goal, it seemed only a matter of time before Adelaide made them pay - and Kitto duely obliged. COMING UP: v Wellington Phoenix, Westpac Stadium, November 25. SELECTION TABLE The return of suspended skipper Alan Baro will bring... Read more
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The World Game
Five things we learned from A-League Round 7chorus of “The Horses” now holds new meaning to Mariners fans. What a joke Wes
The World Game / Posted 3 hours ago
chorus of “The Horses” now holds new meaning to Mariners fans. What a joke Western Sydney’s match at home to the Wellington Phoenix was postponed after officials deemed the pitch at Spotless Stadium unsafe during its “necessary seasonal... Read more
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News.com.au
England calling? Shields leaves New Zealandhis sides loss to England at Twickenham. Brad Shields has joined Wasps and cou
News.com.au / Posted 3 hours ago
his sides loss to England at Twickenham. Brad Shields has joined Wasps and could line up for England.Source:Getty Images WELLINGTON skipper Brad Shields on Monday confirmed a move to Wasps in 2018, ending his All Black aspirations but opening the... Read more
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Fortune
How a Handful of Billionaires Kept Their Friend Harvey Weinstein in Powerinvestors encompasses many marquee names in finance, media, and fashion: Goldma
Fortune / Posted 3 hours ago
investors encompasses many marquee names in finance, media, and fashion: Goldman, Japan’s SoftBank, Fidelity Investments, Wellington Management Group, Eton Park, French luxury conglomerate LVMH and TV network TF1, and WPP, the global advertising... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Hertz New Zealand Welcomes the Ford MustangNew Zealand has announced that the legendary Mustang vehicles are now available
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 hours ago
New Zealand has announced that the legendary Mustang vehicles are now available to experience exclusively at Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch locations for the first time.The high-performance vehicles have been launched into Hertz’s... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Update – Wellington taxi driver attackMonday, 20 November 2017, 12:21 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police Wellington
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 hours ago
Monday, 20 November 2017, 12:21 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police Wellington Police are following good leads as they continue to investigate the shooting of a taxi... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas high school football playoff scores, pairingsHolland (9-2), 7 p.m. Friday, Seguin's Matador Stadium CLASS 2A DIVISION II G
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 hours ago
Holland (9-2), 7 p.m. Friday, Seguin's Matador Stadium CLASS 2A DIVISION II Gruver 64, Lockney 12 Seagraves 44, Sudan 6 Wellington 60, Shamrock 12 Farwell 39, Roscoe 32 Bovina 48, Tahoka 19 Clarendon 36, Vega 14 Hamlin 28, Springlake-Earth... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
LEAGUE PRESS REWIND - ROUND 7: Victory bounce back; Adlung's firebolt; WSW pitch disgrace;That's where the problems have started. In an absolute shock during the week,
tribalfootball.com / Posted 4 hours ago
That's where the problems have started. In an absolute shock during the week, it was announced that the Western Sydney vs Wellington game would be postponed, due to the unsatisfactory condition of the pitch. Fair play to the FFA for identifying... Read more
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KXXV Waco
End Zone Area Round Playoff PairingsFriday at Plains Capital Park in Lubbock Seagraves vs Gruver, 6 p.m. Friday at
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 hours ago
Friday at Plains Capital Park in Lubbock Seagraves vs Gruver, 6 p.m. Friday at Kimbrough Stadium in Canyon Farwell vs Wellington, 1 p.m. Friday in Plainview Bovina vs Clarendon, 2 p.m. Friday at Kimbrough Stadium in Canyon Happy vs Ropes, 5... Read more
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The World Game
Five things we learned from A-League Round 7chorus of “The Horses” now holds new meaning to Mariners fans. What a joke Wes
The World Game / Posted 5 hours ago
chorus of “The Horses” now holds new meaning to Mariners fans. What a joke Western Sydney’s match at home to the Wellington Phoenix was postponed after officials deemed the pitch at Spotless Stadium unsafe during its “necessary seasonal... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
End Zone Area Round Playoff PairingsFriday at Plains Capital Park in Lubbock Seagraves vs Gruver, 6 p.m. Friday at
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 hours ago
Friday at Plains Capital Park in Lubbock Seagraves vs Gruver, 6 p.m. Friday at Kimbrough Stadium in Canyon Farwell vs Wellington, 1 p.m. Friday in Plainview Bovina vs Clarendon, 2 p.m. Friday at Kimbrough Stadium in Canyon Happy vs Ropes, 5... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
End Zone Area Round Playoff PairingsFriday at Plains Capital Park in Lubbock Seagraves vs Gruver, 6 p.m. Friday at
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 hours ago
Friday at Plains Capital Park in Lubbock Seagraves vs Gruver, 6 p.m. Friday at Kimbrough Stadium in Canyon Farwell vs Wellington, 1 p.m. Friday in Plainview Bovina vs Clarendon, 2 p.m. Friday at Kimbrough Stadium in Canyon Happy vs Ropes, 5... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
End Zone Area Round Playoff PairingsFriday at Plains Capital Park in Lubbock Seagraves vs Gruver, 6 p.m. Friday at
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 hours ago
Friday at Plains Capital Park in Lubbock Seagraves vs Gruver, 6 p.m. Friday at Kimbrough Stadium in Canyon Farwell vs Wellington, 1 p.m. Friday in Plainview Bovina vs Clarendon, 2 p.m. Friday at Kimbrough Stadium in Canyon Happy vs Ropes, 5... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
End Zone Area Round Playoff PairingsFriday at Plains Capital Park in Lubbock Seagraves vs Gruver, 6 p.m. Friday at
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 5 hours ago
Friday at Plains Capital Park in Lubbock Seagraves vs Gruver, 6 p.m. Friday at Kimbrough Stadium in Canyon Farwell vs Wellington, 1 p.m. Friday in Plainview Bovina vs Clarendon, 2 p.m. Friday at Kimbrough Stadium in Canyon Happy vs Ropes, 5... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Celebrate ‘A Soprani Christmas’ in Wellington on 1 DecemberMonday, 20 November 2017, 10:13 amPress Release: Soprani ‘A Soprani Christmas’
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 hours ago
Monday, 20 November 2017, 10:13 amPress Release: Soprani ‘A Soprani Christmas’ - Celebrating Classical & loved Christmas songs with a touch of jazz.The exciting new vocal duo ‘Soprani’ are... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Jacinda Ardern to Open 25th Anniversary SPADA ConferenceRt. Hon Jacinda Ardern will launch the Screen Production and Development Associ
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 hours ago
Rt. Hon Jacinda Ardern will launch the Screen Production and Development Association (SPADA) 25th Anniversary Conference in Wellington this week. The Prime Minister who is also Minister for Arts Culture and Heritage will open the two-day event on... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Chapman Tripp Launches New Tech & Innovation Business Zerencommercial law firm with a truly national presence, with 53 partners and more t
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 hours ago
commercial law firm with a truly national presence, with 53 partners and more than 400 staff across offices in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.Our clients span the full spectrum of industry, commerce and government. Our lawyers are... Read more
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TheBull
International markets roundupper cent, to 4,120.85 points, while the Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.48 per
TheBull / Posted 6 hours ago
per cent, to 4,120.85 points, while the Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.48 per cent to 3,382.91 points. For the week, the CSI300 was up 0.2 per cent and the SSEC lost 1.5 per cent. WELLINGTON: The S&P/NZX50 Index gained 0.3 per cent, to 8,0... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Special Olympics athletes set to compete in National Gamesfriends and supporters – it’s a real community event,” Kathy said. “It is reall
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 hours ago
friends and supporters – it’s a real community event,” Kathy said. “It is really special for us to be hosting the event in Wellington for the first time. The region has special meaning to Special Olympics New Zealand, as it is the region where our... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Mick Jenkins & the Underachievers Tour NZ in 2018for one massive hip-hop double bill. Taking over Auckland’s Powerstation on Wed
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 hours ago
for one massive hip-hop double bill. Taking over Auckland’s Powerstation on Wednesday, March 24 before playing San Fran in Wellington the following night, fans can expect full sets from both acts. Australian hip-hop favourite BARO currently rising... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Badbadnotgood Live in WellingtonMonday, 20 November 2017, 8:57 amPress Release: Great Things Paint It Gold & N
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 hours ago
Monday, 20 November 2017, 8:57 amPress Release: Great Things Paint It Gold & Niche presentBadbadnotgoodLive in WellingtonMonday November 20, 2017- Wellington, you lucky things. Extraordinary genre-fusing Canadian band... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘Sport deserves better’:League shambles slammedWESTERN Sydney Wanderers and Wellington Phoenix’s postponed A-League clash is s
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
WESTERN Sydney Wanderers and Wellington Phoenix’s postponed A-League clash is slammed, and the widespread injury problem throughout the A-League. WANDERERS V WELLINGTON: ‘THE SPORT DESERVES BETTER’ The Wanderers have also moved their December 2... Read more
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NZCity
Shot Wellington cabbie now fears jobA Wellington taxi driver fears getting back in his cab after he was shot in the
NZCity / Posted 7 hours ago
A Wellington taxi driver fears getting back in his cab after he was shot in the shoulder by a passenger who refused to pay a fare. Police are still hunting for a couple after the driver was shot in the suburb of Miramar on Saturday night after... Read more
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Western Advocate
Yesterday Today with Alan McRaethat some years ago a Commission was appointed to inspect and report upon the c
Western Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
that some years ago a Commission was appointed to inspect and report upon the condition of the railway bridges at Kelso and Wellington. With regard to the former, it was ten years since it had been painted and it was now actually rusting away, while... Read more
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Daily Mirror
5 talking points from Rugby League World Cup quarter-finalsThe Kiwis were dumped out on home soil when Fiji beat them 4-2 in a remarkable,
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 hours ago
The Kiwis were dumped out on home soil when Fiji beat them 4-2 in a remarkable, try-less encounter in Wellington. Here’s five talking points from the quarter-final stage…1. Cracking Kangaroos defence the keyAustralia's defence held firm again... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Legendary Daily Mirror reporter Don Mackay dies aged 63the couple's wedding. The great love of his life was actor Nichola McAuliffe,
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 hours ago
the couple's wedding. The great love of his life was actor Nichola McAuliffe, who was with him when he died.Don Mackay at Wellington Barracks on an investigation in 2001 (Image: Ian Vogler/Mirrorpix)A smiling Daily Mirror reporter Don Mackay in... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Is the Trump Administration Planning a First Strike on North Korea?director for Korea in the Office of the Secretary of Defense from 2009 to 2014
Op-Ed News / Posted 11 hours ago
director for Korea in the Office of the Secretary of Defense from 2009 to 2014 and now teaches at Victoria University in Wellington, New Zealand, told Truthout that key figures in the Trump administration believe that the United States must do... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fiji send New Zealand tumbling out of World CupWELLINGTON: New Zealand suffered an upset at the hands of Pacific island rivals
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 hours ago
WELLINGTON: New Zealand suffered an upset at the hands of Pacific island rivals for the second week in a row to bow out of the Rugby League World Cup at the quarter-final stage with a 4-2 loss to Fiji on Saturday. Apisai Koroisau kicked penalties... Read more
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Canberra Times
Adam Saad says Essendon's Northern Territory camp the perfect way to become a Bomberat his new club had made him feel instantly at home. Tricky Beale 'steals' a t
Canberra Times / Posted 15 hours ago
at his new club had made him feel instantly at home. Tricky Beale 'steals' a try, Tongan voices carry team to history, Wellington is the new Warne, Chesterfield FC can't hold on after long range ripper and Jess Fishlock on target for Melbourne... Read more
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Canberra Times
A-League: Berisha and George fire Victory to first win of season in Perthto score in the 67th minute, Victory looked to have sealed a long-awaited three
Canberra Times / Posted 15 hours ago
to score in the 67th minute, Victory looked to have sealed a long-awaited three points. Perth, who suffered a 5-2 loss to Wellington last round, slip to seventh spot on goal difference. Glory's injury crisis, which had claimed the likes of Adam... Read more
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Canberra Times
Isabelle Kelly accused of biting as Jillaroos record thumping win over EnglandFarah accused Englshman Jermaine McGillvary earlier this month, while Welsh for
Canberra Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Farah accused Englshman Jermaine McGillvary earlier this month, while Welsh forward Ben Evans claimed Papua New Guinea's Wellington Albert had bitten his forearm in his side's tournament opener. Both men were subsequently cleared. Australia's... Read more
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Canberra Times
Jillaroos centre Isabelle Kelly accused of biting at World CupFarah accused Englshman Jermaine McGillvary earlier this month, while Welsh for
Canberra Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Farah accused Englshman Jermaine McGillvary earlier this month, while Welsh forward Ben Evans claimed Papua New Guinea's Wellington Albert had bitten his forearm in his side's tournament opener. ​Both men were subsequently cleared. Australia's... Read more
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Canberra Times
Rugby League World Cup 2017: England call on 'Doctor Twitter' as Bennett questions eligibility rulesan unmarked Garry Lo. Rhyse Martin converted from the sideline and there was ju
Canberra Times / Posted 15 hours ago
an unmarked Garry Lo. Rhyse Martin converted from the sideline and there was just the barest whiff of hope that events in Wellington the previous evening could be repeated. The best player on the field at AAMI Park was England winger Jermaine... Read more
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Canberra Times
Rugby League World Cup: Former New Zealand coach Brian McClennan reduced to tears by Kiwi defeatoutburst after NSW's State of Origin loss this year. Fiji cause an upset win,
Canberra Times / Posted 15 hours ago
outburst after NSW's State of Origin loss this year. Fiji cause an upset win, beating New Zealand in a tryless game in Wellington. McClennan is the man who broke Australia's 27-year unbeaten run in all series and tournaments by leading the... Read more
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