Basketball

McEvoy fourth as Dressel sets gold standard

Swimming: Federica Pellegrini beats Katie Ledecki and Aussie Emma McKeon, who tied for second in the Women’s 200m freestyle at the World Swimming Championships in Budapest. Caeleb Dressel claimed gold in the 100m freestyle final in Budapest. AUSTRALIA’S prized 100m freestyle sprinters no longer hold the international ascendancy after 21-year-old …

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Basketball

McKeon swims into the record books

Swimming: Federica Pellegrini beats Katie Ledecki and Aussie Emma McKeon, who tied for second in the Women’s 200m freestyle at the World Swimming Championships in Budapest. Madison Wilson, Emma McKeon, Kotuku Ngawati and Ariarne Titmus celebrate after claiming bronze in the 4x200m freestyle relay in Budapest. NO Australian woman has …

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AFL

Roos youngster out for season

AFL: Paul Roos talks about the whack he received from Kevin Sheedy during the week. North Melbourne youngster Declan Watson was in agony after suffering a serious knee injury at training yesterday. Picture: Getty Images WELCOME to our footy blog, AFL Daily! Every weekday we will be bringing you all …

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Basketball

Ridiculous stat proof of Dogs trainwreck

NRL: NRL Tonight (27/07/2017) Panther’s Dallin Watene Zelezniak scores try in the corner during NRL match Penrith Panthers v Canterbury Bulldogs at Penrith. Picture. Phil Hillyard DEAR oh dear. It’s been an absolute horror show for the Bulldogs this year. Coach Des Hasler’s future was under a cloud all week, …

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Basketball

Burgers, boxing, unlimited Budweiser…

MMA: Meet the most effective Conor McGregor lookalike in the world today, Kazahkstani street workout athlete Islam Badurgov. The 2017 Sydney Cup extravaganza is also promising the biggest list of fan engagements ever seen at the traditional home of NRL. FLOYD Mayweather reckons he and Conor McGregor own the hottest …

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Basketball

Energetic Emma relishing busy schedule

Swimming: Federica Pellegrini beats Katie Ledecki and Aussie Emma McKeon, who tied for second in the Women’s 200m freestyle at the World Swimming Championships in Budapest. Emma McKeon is eyeing another medal in Budapest. MULTI-MEDALLIST Emma McKeon dived back into the water for her ninth race in four-and-a-half days at …

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NRL

Storm ready with or without Smith

NRL: Mark Carroll fires up on NRL 360 over the five-week suspension handed to Sia Soliola. Dale Finucane celebrates with teammates after scoring one of his two tries against Canberra. Picture: AAP MELBOURNE Storm lock Dale Finucane says uncertainty around Cameron Smith’s availability for Sunday’s blockbuster against Manly won’t be …

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Basketball

Kings score 213cm, 116kg teen freak

AFTER months of courting, the Sydney Kings have finally got their man. Sydney-born centre Isaac Humphries is officially a King after agreeing to join his hometown franchise for the 2017/2018 NBL season. After a successful two-year stint at the University of Kentucky, Humphries opted to turn professional. media_cameraIsaac Humphries was …

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Basketball

Kings score 213cm, 116kg teen freak

Basketball: Russia took on Spain in the U19 Women’s Basketball World Cup and despite claiming the win, it doesn’t change the fact that almost the entire team went backwards and scored on their own basket during the game. Isaac Humphries was a star for the University of Kentucky. AFTER months …

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Football

South told to maintain focus

FFA Cup: Milos Lujic has scored the winning goal in the 94th minute over the Edgeworth Eagles in the round of 32. South Melbourne celebrate after Milos Lujic scored the winner in their FFA Cup match against Edgeworth FC on Wednesday night. SOUTH Melbourne coach Chris Taylor says his players …

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