Australian masters finswimming team prepares to kick butt at World Cup in Spain

Australian masters finswimming team prepares to kick butt at World Cup in Spain

Updated June 03, 2018 11:53:51 Photo: Finswimmer Rob Harman braves the chilly River Derwent at Bellerive. (ABC News: Rhiannon Shine) A few years ago, Tasmanian Rob Harman did not consider himself a swimmer. Now he can swim 50 metres in the same time as an Olympian and is preparing to …

Socceroos World Cup squad announced: Daniel Arzani, Jamie Maclaren win Russia 2018 berths – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Socceroos World Cup squad announced: Daniel Arzani, Jamie Maclaren win Russia 2018 berths – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Updated June 03, 2018 07:58:13 Photo: Socceroo Daniel Arzani could end up being the youngest player to play in the 2018 FIFA World Cup. (AAP: Football Federation Australia) Related Story: Czech thumping highlights van Marwijk’s plan and proves Socceroos are ready to execute Related Story: Defensive minded? Socceroos produce a …

FIFA World Cup: ID cancellations leaves Socceroos fans desperate, out of pocket weeks out from kick-off – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

FIFA World Cup: ID cancellations leaves Socceroos fans desperate, out of pocket weeks out from kick-off – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Posted June 03, 2018 06:03:26 Photo: Socceroos fan Aaron Camm has his Fan ID in his possession — yet he’s been told he will not be allowed into Russia. (ABC News: Tom Wildie) Related Story: Socceroos fans warned: ‘You wouldn’t want to be in a Russian prison, described as a …

‘North is next’: fresh fight for grassroots power that beat Ireland abortion ban | World news

Just a few years ago, the Abortion Rights Campaign in Ireland was predominantly active in the capital of Dublin. By the time a landslide 66.4% of the country voted on 25 May to repeal the eighth amendment and give women easier access to abortion, the Abortion Rights Campaign had 36 …

Australia’s big win puts Bert van Marwijk’s plan on display and proves Socceroos are ready to execute – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Australia’s big win puts Bert van Marwijk’s plan on display and proves Socceroos are ready to execute – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Posted June 02, 2018 05:43:30 Photo: Using wide players like Mat Leckie, Australia countered quickly and confidently against the Czechs. (AP: Ronald Zak) Related Story: Defensive minded? Socceroos produce a clinic to dispatch Czech Republic 4-0 At the end of an afternoon that got progressively better for the Socceroos, Bert …

World Cup 2018: Socceroos, the Mozambique witch doctor and the curse – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

World Cup 2018: Socceroos, the Mozambique witch doctor and the curse – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Posted June 02, 2018 05:09:44 Photo: Mark Schwarzer (L) and Kevin Muscat after the Socceroos’ loss to Uruguay in their World Cup qualifier in 2001. (Reuters: Rickey Rogers) In November 1969, the Socceroos travelled to Mozambique to play against Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) in a best-of-two series as part of qualification …

Australia beats Czech Republic 4-0 as Socceroos shine ahead of final World Cup squad confirmation – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Australia beats Czech Republic 4-0 as Socceroos shine ahead of final World Cup squad confirmation – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Updated June 01, 2018 23:03:49 Photo: Matthew Leckie (L) celebrates his opening goal with team-mates against Czech Republic in Austria. (AP: Ronald Zak) Related Story: As it happened: Socceroos trounce Czech Republic in excellent WC warm-up The Socceroos have trounced Czech Republic 4-0 in an effervescent FIFA World Cup warm-up …

Socceroos v Czech Republic: Australia in warm-up clash ahead of FIFA World Cup, live blog – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Socceroos v Czech Republic: Australia in warm-up clash ahead of FIFA World Cup, live blog – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Updated June 01, 2018 20:04:54 Bert van Marwijk will run the rule over his Australian side before declaring his final 23-man World Cup squad, as the Socceroos look to make serious inroads against Czech Republic. Follow the action in our live blog. Topics: soccer-world-cup, socceroos, soccer, sport, czech-republic, australia First …

Peru captain Paolo Guerrero wins case to overturn cocaine ban and will play at the World Cup – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Peru captain Paolo Guerrero wins case to overturn cocaine ban and will play at the World Cup – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Posted June 01, 2018 09:27:09 Photo: Paolo Guerrero arrives at the international Court of Arbitration for Sport. (AP/Keystone: Jean-Christophe Bott) Related Story: Socceroos captain asks FIFA to lift Peru skipper’s cocaine ban In a career-defining legal victory ahead of the World Cup, Peru captain Paolo Guerrero was cleared to play …

Russian World Cup squad contains at least one drug cheat, whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov says – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Russian World Cup squad contains at least one drug cheat, whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov says – FIFA World Cup – Russia 2018

Posted June 01, 2018 06:32:53 Photo: Dr Rodchenkov says he was told by senior politicians to ensure footballers were not exposed as drug cheats. (Reuters: Leonhard Foeger) Related Story: Fight against doping in sport ‘a complete illusion’ without reform Related Story: What Russia’s drug problem means for FIFA’s World Cup …