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A return to suburban grounds would offer a chance to reawaken the AFL’s soul | Adam Collins | Sport

The opening game of the AFLW at Princes Park

“The whole of consumerism is based on us wanting the next thing rather than the present thing we already have,” Matt Haig laments in the book, Notes on a Nervous Planet. “This is an almost perfect recipe for unhappiness. We aren’t encouraged to live in the present, we’re trained to …

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Three championships in 2022 offers Asher-Smith treble chance says Coe | Sport

Dina Asher-Smith will have a shot at an unprecedented world, Commonwealth and European treble in the summer of 2022 after Sebastian Coe confirmed that all three championships would be squeezed into a six-week window. Lord Coe, the president of World Athletics, hinted that the world championships in Eugene, Oregon, which …

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Tokyo 2021 is golden chance to close Big Sport circus and give the Olympics back | Barney Ronay | Sport

The Olympic rings pictured through a fence in Tokyo.

Citius. Altius. Cancelled by a bat virus. In the end the decision to postpone the Olympic Games came as no surprise to anyone. Tokyo 2020 had struggled on manfully, like the last Japanese soldier still fighting the second world war from inside a small Pacific island copse in 1974. But …

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On Faraway Planet, It’s Cloudy With a Chance of Liquid Iron Rain

On Faraway Planet, It

Scientists have detected an exotic planet in another solar system where the weather forecast is always dire – a 100 percent chance of the most outrageous rain imaginable, with droplets of scaldingly hot liquid iron. The researchers said on Wednesday they used the planet-hunting ESPRESSO instrument on the European Southern …

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Trump says Roger Stone has ‘very good chance of exoneration’ hours after sentencing

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President Donald Trump said his former adviser Roger Stone has “a very good chance of exoneration,” hours after the GOP operative was sentenced to 40 months behind bars for obstructing a congressional investigation of Russia’s 2016 presidential election meddling. “I’m following this very closely, and I want to see it …

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Harry Reid on ‘Medicare for All’: ‘Not a chance in hell it would pass’

Harry Reid on 'Medicare for All': 'Not a chance in hell it would pass'

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry Mason ReidThe Hill’s Morning Report – Sanders on the rise as Nevada debate looms Bottom line Harry Reid: ‘People should not be counting Joe Biden out of the race yet’ MORE (D-Nev.) criticized Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersBiden leads Sanders by single digits in South …

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Fulham miss chance to climb into top two after draw at Millwall | Football

Nahki Wells heads home Bristol City’s opening goal.

Fulham left the Den with a point which would have been three but Neeskens Kebano hit the crossbar with a header in injury time which would have taken them into second place. Aleksandar Mitrovic had given them the lead after three minutes but Jon Dadi Bodvarsson prodded home an equaliser …

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Andrew Wiggins has chance to make Warriors’ debut Saturday vs. Lakers

Andrew Wiggins has chance to make Warriors' debut Saturday vs. Lakers

SAN FRANCISCO – Bob Myers walked into the Chase Center interview room Friday afternoon with the aid of a crutch required after undergoing hip surgery last month. He was playing with discomfort, as he had in the hyperactive hours leading up to the NBA trade deadline. The Warriors have to …

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Aaron Ramsdale: ‘I’m very grateful Eddie Howe gave me a second chance‘ | Football

Aaron Ramsdale became Bournemouth’s first-choice goalkeeper at the start of this season.

“It is quite hard to sum up,” Aaron Ramsdale says, scrambling to find the words to describe his metamorphosis from misfit to mainstay at Bournemouth and being mooted as a future England goalkeeper. “Eighteen months ago I was nowhere near the team here. I was probably annoying a lot of …

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