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21 July 2018 12:50 AM FIBA says it cannot punish violent fans as Boomers seek legal options

In response to a question from Fairfax Media, a FIBA spokesman said the FIBA disciplinary panel could only cite and punish members of a team’s delegation or accreditation holders such as officials or media members. So Philippines squad player Jio Jalalon, who punched Sobey, was suspended for five games but the spectator is not known to have been punished 19

17 July 2018 5:59 AM Boomers, Philippines could know brawl penalties soon

Boomers NBL stars Chris Goulding, Jason Cadee and Nathan Sobey were also on court when the brawl started but it appeared they did little to warrant penalties although they could face a penalty for "participating", even unwillingly, in the brawl. Both reigning NBL champions Melbourne United and Andrew Bogut’s Sydney Kings have started announcing their 9

8 July 2018 1:52 PM Basketball Australia refutes allegation of on-court taunting

Basketball Australia has slammed suggestions by a Filipino photojournalist that racist taunts by Australian players contributed to last week’s brawl during the World Cup qualifier in the Philippines. As Australian officials prepare to submit their submission to the world governing body regarding the Boomers' role in the brawl, photojournalist Winston 14

3 July 2018 7:29 AM Brawl won't see NBA ban stars from international duties: Gaze

Australia plays two second round World Cup qualifiers in September where they will likely travel to Qatar then fly home to host Kazakhstan. Timing could be an issue for NBA players because the games fall right before team training camps commence. Gaze dismissed concerns the NBA and its clubs could stop their stars playing for their countries 15

7 June 2018 7:24 AM Jeff Horn to fight fire with fire and 'smash' Terence Crawford

"I got an email from Brian McIntyre, who is Crawford’s manager, and it says 'we have never worn these before and we’re not going to wear them for the fight and they’re banned'," Lonergan said. "He’s just full of shit, and I always knew that he was. They’re going to be using Everlast MX horsehair-based glove. "Have a think about it, horsehair is not a foam compound 12

6 June 2018 6:43 AM Jeff Horn's camp fire back at 'crap' headbutt barbs

But Daniels says the notion Horn leads with his head to damage rivals is preposterous - especially given the Australia's propensity to being split open. "Despite all the crap you see on social media, Jeff doesn’t lead with his head," Daniels said. "Jeff doesn’t want head clashes. If you have a propensity to potentially get some cuts, you’re not wanting 15

18 May 2018 9:27 AM ACT government satisfied Canberra Brave brawl an isolated incident

"The ACT government values integrity in sport and is mindful of the role our elite sports teams provide for the community," Active Canberra director Rebecca Kelley said. "We have been informed that chairman of the Brave, Peter Chamberlain, is sincerely apologetic for his part in the incident, and regrets his actions. "The ACT government understands this was an isolated 31

11 April 2018 11:22 AM Thirteen unlucky for some as cost of all-in brawl grows

Magpies' Benny Warner was the hardest hit, with a recent poor record increasing his punishment to five matches, while Blues lock Aisea Taholo will miss three games and teammate Michael Cullen is out for two. Former Canberra Raiders captain Terry Campese, Blues back Jake Wheeler and Magpies' Mitchell Edwards will all miss a week. Magpies' Willie Peace 31

19 January 2018 9:33 PM Man hands himself in over CBD stabbings

Police have arrested a Lilydale man following an alleged stabbing in Melbourne's CBD which left one man fighting for his life and a woman taken to hospital with serious injuries. A 33-year-old man and a 37-year-old woman were allegedly stabbed at the intersection of Flinders and Elizabeth streets on 15 January after a fight with another man. Police were called 20

23 December 2017 3:16 AM Police investigate after man "knocked to the ground and assaulted" in Mandurah

A 23-year-old man is recovering from facial injuries after allegedly being knocked to the ground and assaulted during a brawl in a mall near Mandurah's foreshore in the early hours of Saturday morning. Police said at about 2:30am a number of people engaged in "a verbal and physical altercation" in the Smart Street Mall. During the alleged fight the 23-year-old 55