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State of Origin Game III
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State of Origin Game III preview

The NSW Blues will take on the Queensland Maroons on Wednesday 17 July at 8:05pm at Suncorp Stadium (Lang Park), in Brisbane.

How does the Tour de France work?
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How does the Tour De France work?

We thought it’d be helpful to give you an update and a bit of an explainer as to how it all works.

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Should we be able to stream sport for free?

Jarryd Hayne outside court. The ex-NRL player has successfully appealed his rape conviction.
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Jarryd Hayne won’t go to a fourth trial

It comes after he won an appeal to have his sexual assault conviction quashed earlier this month.

The Eiffel Tower in Paris, in front of a pink and orange sunset, with the Seine in the foreground.
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Paris to be hottest Olympics and Paralympics on record

A new report has warned that athletes risk cramping, exhaustion, injury, heat stroke or even death from competing in severe heat.

How is Australia so good at swimming?
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Australia in the pool: how we got so good

Lia Thomas transgender swimmer
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Transgender swimmer Lia Thomas loses World Aquatics appeal, no shot at Olympics

Lia Thomas sought to overturn the ban on some transgender athletes in time for this month’s U.S. Olympic Team swimming trials.

Jarryd Hayne outside court. The ex-NRL player has successfully appealed his rape conviction.
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Jarryd Hayne successfully appeals rape conviction

It comes more than a year after the former Parramatta Eels star was found guilty of sexually assaulting a woman in 2018 and sentenced to a maximum of four years and nine months in prison.

La Liga football fans jailed for racism
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Valencia football fans jailed for racism

The fans are also banned from entering football stadiums for two years and must cover the cost of the court proceedings.

2024 NBA Finals
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2024 NBA Finals: What to know

The Celtics lead the series 2-0 after winning the first two games at home in Boston. Here are the storylines you need to know if you are just tuning in.

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Paris 2024: Australian swimming trials get underway

The trials, held at the Brisbane Aquatic Centre, will last six days and culminate in the official announcement of the Australian Olympic and Paralympic swimming team (coined ‘The Dolphins’).

How do the NBA Finals work?
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Explainer: How do the NBA Finals work?

With the NBA Finals starting tomorrow, we thought we’d give you a quick rundown of how this competition works.

De Minaur French Open
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Alex De Minaur’s French Open campaign continues

He is the first Australian man to reach a French Open quarter-final since Lleyton Hewitt in 2004.

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State of Origin Preview

Injury has impacted both men’s sides’ preparations for the series opener.

Major League Baseball (MLB), the top baseball organisation in the US, announced yesterday that historical statistics from the sport’s Negro Leagues have officially been incorporated into their record books.
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Negro Leagues statistics added to MLB in historic move

Historical statistics from baseball’s Negro Leagues have officially been incorporated into the MLB record books.

Argentinian football team
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Three women walk from Argentinian football team

The players said they were told by the Argentine Football Association they would not be paid for the upcoming matches because they are taking place at home, in Buenos Aires, Argentina’s capital.

When is Men's State of Origin? Game one of Men's State of Origin kicks off on Wednesday 5th of June. The teams have been announced.
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Men’s State of Origin is 6 days away and teams have been announced

Game one of Men’s State of Origin kicks off on Wednesday 5th of June. It will be played at Accor Stadium in Sydney.

Melbourne Rebels Super Rugby
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Melbourne Rebels to be axed from Super Rugby Pacific

The Melbourne Rebels, one of Australia’s five Super Rugby Pacific teams, have been notified by Rugby Australia (RA) that they will not be able to participate in the 2025 iteration of the competition.

NRL player Taylan May on the field at a match.
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Penrith Panthers star Taylan May pleads not guilty

Penrith Panthers winger Taylan May pleaded not guilty to three domestic violence charges in court yesterday.

Papua New Guinea is hoping to become the 18th team in the NRL competition, as talks between the league and government look towards a deal.
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Is Papua New Guinea joining the NRL?

Papua New Guinea is hoping to become the 18th team in the NRL competition, as talks between the league and government look towards a deal.

sam kerr is out of the olympics
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Sam Kerr is out of the Olympics

Matildas captain and Chelsea star Sam Kerr has been officially ruled out of the Paris Olympic Games.

A-League betting scheme
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A-League players arrested over alleged betting scheme

Three A-League players were arrested in Sydney on Friday morning over an alleged connection to a corrupt betting scheme.

Australia has been announced as the host nation of the 2026 Women’s Asian Cup. It was the only country to submit a bid.
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Australia to host Asian Cup

Australia has been announced as the host nation of the 2026 Women’s Asian Cup. It was the only country to submit a bid.

AFL player Wil Powell has been given a five match ban after he used a homophobic slur.
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AFL player cops five match suspension for using a homophobic slur

The AFL has handed Gold Coast Suns defende player Wil Powell a five match ban after he used a homophobic slur.

olyroos fail paris olympics
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Olyroos fail to qualify for Paris Olympics

The Olyroos did not score a goal in their three Asian Cup matches, against Jordan (0-0), Qatar (0-0), and Indonesia (0-1).

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Good news from around the world

Here’s some good news from around the world, as a reminder of the brightness that exists among the darkness of the past week’s news cycle.

Why we're only bringing you good news today
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Why we’re only bringing you good news today

nba player lifetime ban gambling
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NBA player cops lifetime ban over gambling on his own team

Jontay Porter first came under suspicion of gambling activity following a game against the Sacramento Kings last month.

nathan murphy retires concussion
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AFL player Nathan Murphy retires over concussions

Following expert advice from the AFL’s medical concussion panel, Murphy has announced he’ll retire from professional football.

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