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22 October 2018 11:49 AM David Beckham could make cameo at SCG for A-League's Sydney derby

David Beckham could make an appearance at the SCG for Saturday night’s Sydney derby — provided he can get out of a prior commitment. Beckham is in town for the Invictus Games but has been invited to watch the A-League fixture by Sydney FC, Fairfax Media understands. The problem is it clashes with the closing ceremony of the Invictus Games, which is on at the same time at Olympic 93

23 August 2018 8:00 PM Former Cosmos player Paul Roberts joins Canberra bid for A-League spot

"I've been following the bid from afar and the most intriguing thing for me was that I can see the value of a Canberra team in the A-League," Roberts said. "The way it's been set up with the community-engagement model ... if you are looking at an expansion plan for the A-League, Canberra has to be introduced at some point. "When you look at everything 109

21 May 2018 2:00 PM VRC links with Ascot, Goodwood and Breeders Cup on new media platform

VRC chair Amanda Elliott said the move into the digital arena "represents a key pillar of our strategic direction and planning at board level". "We look forward to this alliance, not only showcasing horseracing, but further enhancing the reach, the engagement, and importantly the global brand of our sport," she said. Neil Wilson, the VRC's CEO, said the club was a founding 94

17 May 2018 6:22 AM Canberra A-League bid starts talks with prospective members

The Canberra A-League bid are calling for public feedback as they ramp things up ahead their expression of interest submission due next week. The bid team have released a survey gauging the likelihood of people attending matches at Canberra Stadium and becoming members of a prospective team. They are hopeful Canberra's soccer community will jump on board 101

6 February 2018 12:20 PM Karl Stefanovic and Jasmine Yarbrough make engagement public

After weeks of speculation, Karl Stefanovic and Jasmine Yarbrough have gone public with their engagement. The divorced father-of-three, 43, has put a ring (a very big one at that) on the shoe designer, 34, and she showed it off for all to see at Harper's Bazaar Australia's 20th anniversary edition party on Tuesday night at Matt Moran's Smoke rooftop 73 1

5 February 2018 7:33 PM Grant Williams named AFL's new head of umpiring

The AFL has revealed Peter Schwab's successor as umpires boss, with the AFL's former head of community and international development Grant Williams replacing the former Hawthorn coach. Williams, who was also formerly AFL Victoria's general manager and Carlton's general manager of football operations, begins in his new role this week after a three-month 272 1

22 December 2017 8:14 AM Spirit Of Boom may continue assault after​ Jonker's win

A $45,000 yearling purchase, Jonker, favourite around $3.70 for next month's engagement, was the third stakes winner for Spirit Of Boom, currently on top of the 2YO sire rankings with eight wins, leading Not A Single Doubt and Exceed And Excel. Not A Single Doubt will be represented by Sokudo, a $500,000 yearling, in today's ATC Plate at Warwick Farm. Perhaps 105

21 December 2017 1:13 PM Harry and Meghan reveal loved-up engagement portrait

Britain's Prince Harry and his American fiancee Meghan Markle have released a series of portraits by New York-based fashion photographer Alexi Lubomirski to mark their engagement. Lubomirski, a former assistant to Mario Testino, famed for his photos of Prince Harry's mother Princess Diana, took the pictures this week at the royal retreat of Frogmore 137

29 October 2017 10:49 AM Fiji security guards headed for Manus as tensions mount over centre's closure

Fiji's minister for employment Jone Usamate met in the capital Suva with 42 men hired by the PNG branch of Paladin Solutions before their expected departure next week, once their visas are approved. PNG's police commissioner Gari Baki has warned that the safety of refugees and workers at the Australian-run regional processing centre "is not to be taken 296

22 October 2017 10:49 AM Shinzo Abe on track for comfortable victory in Japan's snap election

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe swept to a comfortable victory in a snap election Sunday, handing him a mandate to harden his already hawkish stance on North Korea and re-energise the world's number-three economy. Abe's conservative coalition was on track to win 311 seats in the 465-seat parliament, according to a projection published by private broadcaster 210