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  • GAI’S CHASING COX PLATE

    “Punters have a great opportunity to stick with the strength. Two champion trainers with five runners between them, in a race they are yet to win. Surely this is the year for one of them?’’

  • Five untouchable US sports records

    “Kobe Bryant had 81 points in 2006, and before that David Robinson scored 71 in 1994 – no one is going to score 100 points.”

  • Sheedy: Boyd deal not good for footy

    “I think it’s good for the kid, but I don’t think it is good for footy, no, no. It might really cause some concerns in the game to be honest."

  • Ralph: Blues need to sign Malthouse

    “I think if you’re going to go young and bring some new kids in you need to give the fans an idea of what’s going to happen."

  • Finnis: Pelchen split amicable

    “We’re really strong and have been really strong in the strategy in the list and recruitment, but felt that there was probably a harder edge and a bit more work we could do in terms of our football program itself and that’s the change we decided to make."

  • Confident Boyd ready for Dogs expectations

    Tom Boyd may be the subject of widespread debate and even ridicule given his enormous pay packet, but the Western Bulldogs recruit believes he is well prepared for the goliath expectations that come with his multi-million dollar contract.

  • Montgomery leading Dogs race says Ralph

    Herald Sun journalist Jon Ralph believes that it is too difficult to know exactly who a club covets when it comes to coaching appointments. Both the Gold Coast and the Western Bulldogs are in the hunt for a new senior coach after the sacking of Guy McKenna and the forced resignation of Brendan McCartney.

  • Corletto: Our season starts now

    “After Sunday I guess it was relief, we kind of feel now that our seasons started. Even though you don’t want to drop the first two games we can’t do nothing about that now, our season starts now."

  • Sewell contemplated playing on elsewhere

    “I spoke to a couple pretty informally, but in terms of what I wanted to do next year, and what I’ve been able to do for the last couple of years, it wasn’t quite going to feel right playing on. I’m really looking forward to something else and getting out of footy for a while."

  • Nadal makes successful return in Basel

    World No. 3 Rafael Nadal made a successful return from an appendicitis issue with a convincing 6-2, 6-2, win over Italian qualifier Simone Bolelli in the opening round of the Swiss Indoors in Basel on Tuesday.

  • Silvagni set to quit GWS, linked to Carlton job

    Greater Western Sydney list manager Stephen Silvagni is set to quit the club at the conclusion of this year’s draft period and the former Carlton champion has been linked to a return to his old club.

  • Aish puts contract talks on hold

    Brisbane Lions young gun James Aish has put contract extension talks on hold until the end of the pre season in a somewhat worrying sign for the club.