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Adam Cooper and Justin Chadwick Newcastle coach Gary van Egmond could be banished to the stands over his part in a melee after Sunday night's A-League game against Perth.
Adam Cooper Victoria are confident they can take their peerless Twenty20 cricket form to the world stage when they compete in the Champions League in India next month.
Adam Cooper Research on finding the cricket ball suitable to be used at night will determine whether the traditional game reaches a new frontier.
Adam Cooper Cricket Australia has urged India to assume greater leadership in the sport instead of using their financial clout to pursue self-interests.
Adam Cooper Former St Kilda great Robert Harvey is confident Carlton can fill the void - both in the pang of not playing and experiencing the ultimate AFL success.
Adam Cooper Young Victorian spinner Jon Holland is a man short on sleep as his nerves get the better of him before his state-level cricket debut.
Adam Cooper A stand-out performance in this year's NRL grand final has Manly's Anthony Watmough convinced he is deserving of an Australian Test debut this World Cup.
Adam Cooper Australian coach Ricky Stuart has warned fullback Billy Slater to avoid sliding feet-first into opponents in the rugby league World Cup.
Adam Cooper Australia's Paul Gallen insists there is no way he or his national teammates can afford to ease off during rugby league's World Cup.
Adam Cooper Shane Warne doubts Brett Lee will ever experience anything tougher than leading a Test attack in India while trying to overcome the breakdown of his marriage.
Liam FitzGibbon and Adam Cooper Sydney FC coach John Kosmina has backed his depleted squad to stand up to A-League leaders Melbourne on Saturday night.
Adam Cooper Collingwood and Carlton are big winners in the 2009 draw featuring three timeslots to be trialled with one eye on the league's future expansion plans.
Adam Cooper Australian cyclist Cadel Evans admits next year's Tour de France could suit his rivals after organisers installed a tough mountain stage on the penultimate day.
Adam Cooper Melbourne Victory are willing to supply Adelaide United with intelligence on their opponent Gamba Osaka before next month's Asian Champions League final.
Adam Cooper Australia's pacemen must learn from the drubbing they copped in Mohali if they are to have an impact in the remaining Tests, says Michael Kasprowicz.
Adam Cooper Coach Geoff Lawson claims Pakistan's record under his tutorage is one of the best in world cricket and has no idea why his contract won't be renewed.
Adam Cooper and Leonard Siragusa Andrew Lovett has embraced Essendon and is determined to make his time at the AFL club successful after he could not be traded, according to his manager.
Adam Cooper The man hailed for inventing Twenty20 cricket admits the international calendar might not be able to cope with star-studded competitions played worldwide.
Adam Cooper and Sam Lienert Hawthorn have moved swiftly to strengthen their AFL premiership side, securing pole position to claim Sydney forward Ryan O'Keefe.
Adam Cooper Chris Judd is not available but it's likely that recruiting conservatism will still continue during the AFL's trade week.