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18 August 2018 2:00 AM Country race clubs kick in for drought relief

Racing personality Richard Callander will be at the centre of two racedays to raise funds for drought relief as racing in the bush supports their own. Callander will have $2500 to bet on each of the eight races on the Aquis Farm day at Muswellbrook on Tuesday and the TAB has guaranteed a $20,000 donation will being made. Caring and sharing: Kosciuszko 22

1 July 2018 9:07 AM Serena Williams ready to deliver again at Wimbledon

‘‘She knows the platform she has is so incredibly enormous,’’ said Rene Stubbs, an Australian on the tour when Williams started playing who has watched her game, and her personality evolve. It may also help, Stubbs said, that her husband co-founded Reddit, a website that is all about communication. So whether it is about her family or her own experience 20

11 June 2018 10:16 PM Risk-taker Arzani takes chances others can't or won't, says Luongo

Daniel Arzani has only been with the Socceroos for a short time, but he's already made a huge impression - not just with fans but his team-mates. Midfielder Massimo Luongo says that the Melbourne City teenager's exuberant risk-taking style has lifted spirits all round and that unlike the older players, he has not yet been ground down by the pragmatism 18

2 June 2018 6:00 AM Socceroos may have discovered their long-term captain in Sainsbury

Jedinak, will retain his captaincy for the Socceroos 2018 World Cup campaign and lead the country in Russia as he did four years ago in Brazil. However, at 33 there is speculation the 2019 Asian Cup in January may be Jedinak's last international tournament and van Marwijk's lasting legacy could be identifying his heir apparent. It's not just his ability 23

17 March 2018 7:16 AM Adkins gets first group 1 as Daysee Doom wins Coolmore Classic

Adkins was positive from a wide draw and drove Daysee Doom to sit outside the leader and at the top of the straight she was there to beaten but nothing would get to her. She hit the front at 300m mark with a wall of horses coming at her but at the post she had a shot neck to spare from Oregon’s Day with a half head back to Silent Sedition. “As soon as the barrier 31

24 February 2018 12:00 PM Figure skating's not a sport: it's much more than that

There are hoops each skater needs to jump through (without falling over): quad flips, double-toes, Salchows and triple axels. But skaters are also judged on how they project their personality and how emotionally involved they are in their program. Ultimately, subjective human assessments determine who wins the gold medal. There's also the possibility 38

26 January 2018 8:09 AM Conservative commentator Andrew Bolt injured after falling from ladder

Conservative commentator Andrew Bolt has been injured after falling from a ladder. According to the Herald Sun, Bolt fell almost four metres while gardening at his Melbourne home. He has injured several ribs and broken his wrist "which has had to be pinned" a news item for the Melbourne tabloid reported. Bolt was pruning a tree when he fell but landed 62

26 December 2017 3:59 AM Two more Triple M presenters distance themselves from 'Ozzest 100' countdown

Wil Anderson isn't the only high-profile Triple M personality to distance himself from the network's "Ozzest 100". Radio royalty Mick Molloy and Jane Kennedy recently told listeners they believe Australia Day shouldn't be held on January 26. "I'm speaking for myself here, but I would like to see Australia Day moved so everyone can enjoy it," Molloy said. "If you want to do it, include 60 1

22 December 2017 1:29 PM Aspiring young cyclist killed after being hit by a car near Bendigo

The Australian cycling community is in mourning after the tragic death of an aspiring young athlete who was hit and killed by a car near Bendigo, just days before Christmas. Cycling Australia has named the cyclist as Jason Lowndes, and his current team Israel Cycling Academy confirmed his death in social media posts. Israel Cycling Academy issued a statement 61

4 December 2017 1:15 AM Canberra jockey Samara Johnson killed in car crash, trainer Garry Kirkup seriously injured

Canberra track work rider and picnic jockey Samara Johnson has died in a car crash, while her partner and Thoroughbred Park trainer Garry Kirkup was seriously injured. New South Wales Police confirmed the the 25-year-old was killed in the single-vehicle crash on Gundagai Road at Eurongilly, 41km west of Gundagai, just before 2.30pm Sunday. It is understood 81