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NRL chief Dave Smith says there was nothing he could have done to keep Sam Burgess, Sonny Bill Williams and Jarryd Hayne from leaving the code, after the trio claimed their decisions were not based on money.

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For the next 12 months, Jarryd Hayne will dedicate himself to chasing the dream that has been itching away for two years – to become a NFL star.

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Hayne facing uphill test to reach NFL

Jarryd Hayne’s decision to try his hand in the NFL might take a lot longer than the 12-month window the NSW fullback has given himself to be a success.

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Sally Pearson was gobsmacked when her new coach handed her a piece of paper with scientific data.

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They have some way to go to match New Zealand’s Bledisloe Cup rugby dominance but Australia’s netballers are building a record of All Blacks-like proportions.

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Olympic hurdles champion Sally Pearson has collected her second major honour in five days after winning the 2014 Sportswoman of the Year award.

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Sally Pearson is the Queen of Australian sport

Champion hurdler Sally Pearson is a beacon in women’s sport.

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It was supposed to be the beginning of a brand new order in Victorian basketball. New name; Melbourne United. New coach in Aussie basketball legend Chris Anstey.

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Marquez wins 2014 MotoGP title

Spanish sensation Marc Marquez won the 2014 MotoGP championship by finishing runner-up at the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday.

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Hamilton cruises to Russian GP victory

Lewis Hamilton has reeled off his fourth consecutive victory to extend his lead in the Formula One drivers’ title race and secure Mercedes’ maiden triumph in the constructors’ championship, winning the inaugural Russian Grand Prix in emphatic fashion.

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The last time Paul Morris won the Bathurst 1000, it only lasted a few hours.

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Ford’s Mostert wins historic Bathurst 1000

His Ford started dead last on the grid and was at one point lodged in a fence, yet somehow Chaz Mostert dragged it home to win the longest and most extraordinary Bathurst 1000 in Australian touring car history.

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Roger Federer insists he won’t go out of his way to capture the coveted year-end world No.1 ranking, despite sealing back-to-back Masters wins in Shanghai.

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The NBA’s reigning Most Valuable Player Kevin Durant faces up to two months on the sidelines with a broken right foot, the Oklahoma City Thunder have announced.

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Spectacular performances by new imports Scottie Wilbekin and Josh Childress and first-up losses for last season’s grand finalists highlighted an eventful opening round of the National Basketball League.

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Ford youngster Chaz Mostert has won his maiden Bathurst 1000 title in extraordinary circumstances at Mount Panorama.

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Sun shines on Sochi F1

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Niki Lauda

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The Roar of the crowd

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The top 10 players in the NFL right now

By Slater Jackson, 19 Oct 2014
The top 10 players in the NFL right now

This is a look at the top players in the NFL right now, not taking into account previous seasons or career resume.

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On November 8, Dan Kelly will be making his UFC debut at UFC Fight Night: Rockhold versus Bisping at the Allphones Arena in Sydney.

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2014 WTA finals: Preview and draw (Part I)

By mastermind5991, 19 Oct 2014
2014 WTA finals: Preview and draw (Part I)

After a season where we have seen four exceptional Grand Slam champions, first-time winners and numerous surprises, the world’s top eight women have converged onto Singapore to contest the final major trophy up for grabs in 2014 – the WTA Finals.

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Big Dawg’s Dodgy NFL Tips Week 7

By Brin Paulsen, 17 Oct 2014
Big Dawg’s Dodgy NFL Tips Week 7

Following Jarryd Hayne’s announcement, there’s been gargantuan amounts of uninformed comment and speculation about ‘Murican Football.

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I applaud NRL superstar Jarryd Hayne on departing the league and his beloved Parramatta Eels in pursuit of his dream despite vast riches on the table.

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54 things I love about ice hockey

By Andrew Kitchener, 17 Oct 2014
54 things I love about ice hockey

Alongside AFL, hockey is my favourite sport in the world. There’s no sport in the world that mixes the physicality, skill and rabid fanaticism from players and supporters alike that few other sports can claim.

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Richie ‘Vas’ Vaculik might only stand at 168cm and weigh less than 60kg, but you’d be a fool to try him on.

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Australian Grand Prix: Start time, broadcast details, key information

The MotoGP Australian Grand Prix is on this weekend at Phillip Island. Here is all the information you need to know about the event, as well as some of the big storylines heading into it.

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Thrills and spills from Brazil: UFC 179 preview

By Dave Brooksbank, 17 Oct 2014

UFC179 brings us back to the UFC’s second home, Brazil, in a night of exciting fights with local talent matched against internationals.

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Will Hayne play wide out or left right out?

Many of us may have woken up this morning only to think “has Haynsey lost his mind”? “The NFL”?

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Hayne’s best chance of NFL success as a running back

Jarryd Hayne is a freak of an athlete. That’s no question, but will he succeed in the NFL? I hope so.

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Seahawks scalp signals the arrival of Romo’s Cowboys

After years of disappointment and turmoil, Tony Romo has finally arrived in the NFL.

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Hayne’s NFL dream doomed to fail

By Sam Rigney, 16 Oct 2014
Hayne’s NFL dream doomed to fail

You can’t criticise Jarryd Hayne for wanting to follow his dream of playing in the NFL.

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Who can beat Chris Weidman?

By Isaac Nowroozi, 16 Oct 2014
Who can beat Chris Weidman?

When Chris Weidman (12-0) first knocked out Anderson Silva (33-6) to win the UFC Middleweight Championship, many people said that it wasn’t him who beat Silva, but that Silva beat himself.

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Fan-athlete interactions that didn’t follow the script

Sport brings with it great excitement, passion and joy – but sometimes these things combine in spectacular off-the-field sights that keep fans talking for generations. Here is our list of some of the most controversial in recent memory.

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A championship four years in the making for Mercedes AMG

Ross Brawn is a name that will forever be etched into the annals of Formula One. While he may no longer be active within its complex world, the tremors of his ingenuity are still being felt.

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Chaz Mostert and Paul Morris of Ford Performance Racing

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Lewis Hamilton celebrates with Nico Rosberg

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Australian captain Michael Clarke. (AAP Image/Dave Hunt)

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Anderson Silva suffers a broken leg against Chris Weidman

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Mirinda Carfrae: The best Aussie athlete you've never heard of. Image: MirindaCarfrae.com

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Players of prominent East Asian sport Sepak Takraw

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Sepp Blatter listens during a press conference

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Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton

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