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MIAMI (Reuters) - FIFA presidential candidate Gianni Infantino's plan for an expanded 40-team World Cup came under fire from two of his rivals as the campaign to...
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WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Australia's players feared another backlash from New Zealand fans after a contentious no ball decision went in their favour in the final...
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Steve Smith and Usman Khawaja hammered home the advantage their bowlers had established when they took Australia to 147-3, a deficit of...
Despite missing skipper Sam Cane and playmaker Damian McKenzie, the Chiefs snatched a late 17-12 Super Rugby pre-season win over the Waratahs.

Clarke set to go even faster

Sprinting student Josh Clarke is set to follow the example of his sprinting idols at the Rio Olympics.
Controversial Australian sports administrator Arthur Tunstall has died, aged 93.
Wayne Bennett says some 'selfish' NRL coaches need to back the All Stars concept more and make their star players available for the showcase event.
The annual release of AFL player earnings shows how dramatically player wages have grown in the last two decades.
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Gold Coast captain Gary Ablett is confident he'll be fit for the Suns' AFL season-opener and says his troublesome shoulder is 'nice and strong'.
Adelaide forward Charlie Cameron will miss up to a month of the AFL pre-season because of a knee injury.
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