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  1. Sport - Other Sport - AUSTRALIAN RULES FOOTBALL

    AFL player apologises for setting dwarf on fire

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 10:05am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse Player apologises for setting dwarf on fire An Australian Football League player was fined and forced to apologise yesterday to a dwarf entertainer set on fire during a prank in arguably the sport's most bizarre end-of-season celebration. The incident also prompted an apology from the league's chief executive, Andrew Demetriou, who laughed and giggled ...

  2. FYI: What is the difference between Australian rules football and Gaelic (Irish) football?

    Posted Jun 24th 2007, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... 'football' was first recorded. What became known as Aussie rules began life around the mid-19th century. The Australians and the Irish like to form teams and play wherever they find themselves ... (who call their game football or Aussie rules) chase an oval ball similar to that used in rugby union. The Irish play on a square pitch, with two vertical posts at each end like those seen ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - AUSTRALIAN RULES

    'King Kong' remarks add to Goodes racism furore

    Posted May 30th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Adam Goodes during an Australian Football League match. McGuire, who went into the Swans dressing room after the match to apologise to Goodes on behalf of the Magpies club, suggested during a Melbourne radio programme yesterday that Goodes would be a good person to promote the musical King Kong. Goodes, an Australian Aboriginal, was upset last week after being called an ape ...

  4. All eyes Down Under focus on grand-final clash for cup

    Posted Sep 24th 2005, 12:00am by Craig Francis

    ... rules football legend and dual premiership player Barry Cable, in Hong Kong as a special guest speaker at the grand final day function hosted by Hong Kong's very own Aussie rules outfit, ... Master, the 1.67-metre Cable won three prestigious Sandover medals as the best player in West Australian football and played a key role in the North Melbourne Kangaroos 1975 and 1977 premierships. ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - AUSTRALIAN RULES

    Port Adelaide legend Russell Ebert seals deal on Australian Rules scheme

    Posted Sep 28th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... and everyone has skills, but those who make it to the top are those who thrive on a combination of hard work and discipline," said Ebert, arguably one of the greatest players in Australian Rules ... a reciprocal agreement with Hong Kong Football Club, which will also offer children of members, and non-members, the opportunity to play Aussie Rules under the Auskick programme. Promoted ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - RATIONAL REF

    Humble coin toss will confound fight against football graft

    Posted Mar 01st 2013, 12:00am by William Lai

    ... William Lai Seemingly simple flip of a disc will confound those battling graft in football, since there are no rules on how refs must conduct it Humble coin toss a match-fixer's dream ... And last week, Interpol met with Fifa officials at a conference in Kuala Lumpur jointly hosted by the Asian Football Confederation to set tougher laws in the battle against criminal syndicates ...

  7. Keep up with the latest in football action

    Posted Dec 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Don't miss the Young Post's Asia Cup football special! On January 5, we'll be carrying 20 pages jam-packed with team info, highlighted players and a mega poster for you to keep score. Make sure you get your copy of Young Post on January 5! ...

  8. Australian football gathers steam

    Posted May 29th 2007, 12:00am by Judy Ngao

    ... Judy Ngao To promote Australian Rules football among Hong Kong's youngsters, the Australian Rules Junior Football Club of Hong Kong organised a tournament at Tin Kwong Road sports ... It's also become a great community of families.' To continue the programme's development locally the Australian Rules Junior Football Club of Hong Kong and a modified competition ...

  9. Sport - Rugby - SUPER 15

    Angry Israel Folau ‘could go back to league’

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 09:41pm by Reuters

    ... could turn his back on the code because of it. Folau, who has scored 26 tries in 33 matches since his switch from Australian Rules, was named in New South Wales Waratahs team to play Western ... courtesy of his stellar career in the more popular National Rugby League and a less successful, but equally high-profile spell in Australian Rules. The 25-year-old has options and he knows it. ...

  10. News - World - PUBLISHING

    Little diplomacy in former Australian foreign minister Bob Carr’s memoir

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 08:46pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Humility in short supply in Australian politician's account of his time rubbing shoulders with the world's power brokers diplomacy foreign to former minister Former Australian foreign minister Bob Carr has defended his new book in which he savages colleagues, speculates whether US peers have had plastic surgery and derides ...




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