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The Breakdown | Shutdown gives rugby union an unmissable opportunity to reset

35 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Covid-19 crisis offers rugby union a chance to address issues ranging from the overcrowded calendar to club budgets Realism in rugby has gone viral in the last month. English...
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Australian players' salary talks to continue over Easter

Australian players' salary talks to continue over Easter

1 hour ago   |   Planet Rugby

There will be no pre-Easter resolution on Australian rugby players' salaries and discussions are set to continue over the upcoming long weekend. Rugby Australia and the Rugby...
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Remembering Richie Benaud, all-rounder, Australia captain, author and one of the great sports broadcasters

1 hour ago   |   The Independent   |   2 articles

Benaud, a true cricket legend, died five years ago on this day
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Teams losing ‘$2 million' for every race missed

1 hour ago   |   PlanetF1

The situation in F1 will become “very critical” for the teams if the sport doesn't get underway in July, but even then they are facing a “black eye” says Franz Tost. The 2020...
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Have Australia and New Zealand stopped Covid-19 in its tracks?

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Southern hemisphere neighbours have developed different strategies but both are working - for now Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Its more than...
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Talking Horses: Tom Marquand seeks another big day in Australia

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

While his British rivals are stuck at home, rising star rider has been building a reputation thousands of miles away “I have got very lucky,” says Tom Marquand, one of very few...
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How the Islamic State feeds on coronavirus

3 hours ago   |   Politico

The world is shut down, counting its dead and its mounting economic losses, but in the far reaches of Iraq, the terrorists of the Islamic State are enjoying new life. Even...
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Commonwealth Bank of Australia data shows a 17 per cent surge in tap-and-go transactions

Commonwealth Bank of Australia data shows a 17 per cent surge in tap-and-go transactions

4 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

The Commonwealth Bank, Australia's biggest bank, has released data showing a 17 per cent surge in digital wallet spending levels in March - most likely at the expense of cash.
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Virgin Australia cancels ALL of its domestic flights apart from one

Virgin Australia cancels ALL of its domestic flights apart from one

4 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Virgin Australia has cancelled all of its domestic flights apart from one daily service between Sydney and Melbourne.
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Australian family's cruise ship ordeal: 'He was panicking because he couldn't breathe'

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Three members of the D'Silva family caught coronavirus on the Diamond Princess. They were shocked when they returned home Sign up for Guardian Australia's daily coronavirus...
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Here's how Prince William and Kate Middleton are home schooling their children during coronavirus

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The US Senate reportedly advised members to stop using Zoom

The US Senate reportedly advised members to stop using Zoom

US senators have been advised against using videocall app Zoom, according to the Financial Times. Zoom has seen a huge uptick in usage because of the coronavirus pandemic, but... Read more ...

US firm ThermoFisher says it can supply UK with 100,000 COVID-19 test kits...

US firm ThermoFisher says it can supply UK with 100,000 COVID-19 test kits per day

The chief operating officer of Thermo Fisher Scientific, based in Massachusetts but with 5,000 employees in the UK, said the company could supply all the tests wanted by... Read more ...

Bruce Willis's wife Emma Heming chimes in on photos with ex-wife Demi Moore...

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Coronavirus in sport LIVE: Premier League captains broker £4m NHS deal...

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PREMIER LEAGUE captains have brokered a deal to fund £4m to the NHS. Coronavirus has ravaged the sporting calendar across the world. The Canadian F1 Grand Prix has now been... Read more ...

Call for care home coronavirus deaths in Northern Ireland to be disclosed as...

Call for care home coronavirus deaths in Northern Ireland to be disclosed as fears of 'clusters' grow

Health chiefs have been urged to be more transparent about how many coronavirus deaths have occurred in care homes across Northern Ireland. Read more ...

Arsenal and Man Utd 'among clubs' targeting Bayern Munich star Corentin Tolisso

Arsenal and Man Utd 'among clubs' targeting Bayern Munich star Corentin Tolisso

World Cup-winning midfielder needs a fresh start and Bayern are reportedly ready to sell, with Gunners and Manchester United among the clubs running their eye over him Read more ...

Donald Trump ‘taking a look' at pardoning Tiger King's Joe Exotic

Donald Trump ‘taking a look' at pardoning Tiger King's Joe Exotic

Joe Exotic is currently serving a 22 year prison sentence President Donald Trump has said he'll ‘look into' pardoning Tiger King 's Joe Exotic who is currently serving a 22... Read more ...