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Magpies have demolished Adelaide 64-45 in a clinical display of Super Netball at Hisense Arena in Melbourne on Sunday.

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The half-time introduction of Kristina Brice turned the battle of Super Netball’s unbeaten sides, as the Giants clawed their way to a one-goal victory over the Sunshine Coast Lightning.

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The Melbourne Vixens have bounced back from a disappointing draw last week to defeat the West Coast Fever 56-45 at Hisense Arena on Saturday night.

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The Australian CS:GO leadership situation: Explained by Aussie IGLs

As Australian CS:GO continues its momentous growth throughout Q1 of 2017, as will the number of people systematically analysing its top teams and looking for weaknesses/strengths to implement/exploit on an international setting.

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Vixens seeking remedy to fourth-quarter woes

The third period in netball is considered the championship quarter but it’s the final 15 minutes on court which appears to be causing the Melbourne Vixens their biggest headache.

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Rickeh to CLG and why context matters for future Australian moves

Originally leaked by Dekay, former Renegades/Immunity Australian pro Ricky ‘Rickeh’ Mulholland will be filing the open fifth spot on CLG, created by the departure of Yassine ‘Subroza’ Taofik mid last month.

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Intel Extreme Masters set to make its Australian debut in Sydney

Intel Extreme Masters is a big name in eSports, and now it’s Australia’s turn to host the iconic tournament.

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What’s happening in Australian eSports: March 2017

We’re back with The Roar’s monthly instalment of what’s going on in Australian eSports! All the available information you need to follow your favourite eSports titles in the Australian space is in each paragraph. Missed one of your favourite events? Leave a comment below.

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Sunshine Lightning coach Noeline Taurua expects Stephanie Wood and champion New Zealand mid-courter Laura Langman for Saturday’s top-of-the-table Super Netball clash with the Giants.

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The NSW Swifts have surged from behind to claim a 59-59 draw with the Melbourne Vixens in the third round of the Super Netball competition.

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The Giants remain the team to beat in the Super Netball competition after downing Collingwood 59-51 at Melbourne’s Hisense Arena.

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Wie leads, Ko closes in at LPGA event

Lydia Ko is poised to contend for her first LPGA title of 2017 after climbing to a share of second place at the Women’s Champions tournament in Singapore.

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Lightning fires Sunny Coast netball spirit

Lightning is just what the Sunshine Coast was looking for.

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Dissecting why Ivern has the highest win rate in the OPL

At the time of writing, out of all the regions of play in the world, the OPL boasts the highest win rate of Ivern at 81.8 per cent.

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How a semi-finals clash became a highlight of the Overwatch Summer Series

Neither took out the top spot, but Scylla eSports and JAM Gaming delivered the most entertaining match up of the weekend.

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eSports programs, coming to a high school or university near you

eSports is a global phenomenon, embraced and fuelled by the incessant creative energy and drive that its predominately young, male audience brings.

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League of Legends Worlds

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Grant Hackett

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Vladimir Putin

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League of Legends Worlds

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Riley Day, Australian athletics sensation

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Jamaica's Usain Bolt celebrates after winning the men's 200m final

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Usain Bolt Athletics Rio 2016 Olympic Games

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Legacy League of Legends Oceanic Pro League

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Why I absolutely won’t be watching ‘Man v Machine II’

February. One of two months of the year where the winter footballs and cricket have little, if anything going on for them in Australia.

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NA LCS Spring Week 2: Snakes and ladders

By Jess Carruthers, 2 Feb 2017
NA LCS Spring Week 2: Snakes and ladders

Two weeks in, and although it’s still early days we are starting to get a feeling for the way the North American League of Legends Championship Series will shape up.

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Matches to make after the latest UFC bouts

By Petar Alavanja, 31 Jan 2017

The latest instalment of UFC brought plenty of excitement and unexpected finishes, with contenders emerging and long-time ones falling.

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Boxing interest is surging with Green-Mundine and Pacquiao-Horn fights

All of a sudden, boxing is catching up with other sports in terms of interest in the land Down Under.

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The future of Mixed Martial Arts in Australia is bright

Mixed martial arts (MMA) is one of the fastest growing sports in the world and although Australia is lagging behind, our foundations are strong.

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2017 Australian Day honours

By Greg Blood, 27 Jan 2017
2017 Australian Day honours

The Australia Day honours recognise the achievements of Australians on and off the sporting field.

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NA LCS Spring Week 1: Expectations vs Reality (vs Expectations)

So one week into the LCS is pretty early to start making calls about standings and the actual relative strengths of teams, but with only 8 weeks left til playoffs (!) why not get started on making some calls?

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Previewing the Australia Day weekend boxing blockbusters

While we celebrate all things Australia this week, the eyes of the entire boxing world will be on Las Vegas and a championship double header event guaranteed to deliver plenty of action.

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ABL week nine: Who wants the postseason?

By AJ Mithen, 20 Jan 2017
ABL week nine: Who wants the postseason?

There’s only two rounds left in the 2016-17 Australian Baseball League season and six teams are fighting for two spots.

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NA LCS 2017: Starts this weekend!

By Jess Carruthers, 19 Jan 2017
NA LCS 2017: Starts this weekend!

Spring split is almost upon us again in the League of Legends Championship Series!

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Bernie Portenski has been slowed at last; the legendary Kiwi runner is consigned to a Wellington hospital bed, planning her own funeral.

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The ‘everyone wins a prize’ mentality is killing kids sport

Going to a birthday party at the house of a member of my under 8s rugby league team, I remember being amazed at the number of trophies the boy had acquired in a few short years of competitive sport.

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Nine Aussie sporting events to add to your bucket list

It’s summer time again and many of us are thinking what to do in the future to tick of that bucket list, well today I nine things for you to do.

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Better than battlers: Australia’s greatest over-achievers

Historically, much has been made of the so-called Aussie battler. Not easy to define, yet some sort of quirky homage to the less talented, the vertically or horizontally challenged or those facing seemingly insurmountable odds.

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ABL week seven: Previews and predictions

By AJ Mithen, 6 Jan 2017
ABL week seven: Previews and predictions

It’s business time in the Australian Baseball League – Major Leaguers are pouring onto rosters around the country, local players are all trying to get a spot on the Team Australia roster for the World Baseball Classic in March and the standard of play is as high as it has ever been.

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Aussie teams set to light up the Hi-Rez Expo as SMITE continues to grow

The Hi-Rez Expo kicks off in the US today with the third season of the Smite World Championship being held at the event, and there is one team of Aussies looking to take it all.

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Tiger Woods

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The Raiders have been blocked by Channel Nine in their attempt to have Erin Molan sit on their board. Image: Wikipedia.

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Sydney To Hobart yacht race

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Who will take out the 2013 Sydney to Hobart race, starting Boxing Day?

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Leicester City English Premier League trophy 2016

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New Zealand's Mark Hunt, right, battles against Brazil's Fabricio Werdum

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Lucas Browne Heavyweight Boxing 2016

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