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Golfers hope quirky World Super 6 golf event stays in Perth

Golfers hope quirky World Super 6 golf event stays in Perth

Australian golfer Lucas Herbert hopes the World Super 6 Perth won't be killed off but admits tournament organisers face a tricky task attracting the game's best players west for the event.

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Perth Glory striker Diego Castro hailed A-League's greatest ever
A-League

Perth Glory striker Diego Castro hailed A-League's greatest ever

Perth Glory goalkeeper Liam Reddy is adamant Diego Castro is the A-League's greatest ever player, saying the Spaniard's prolonged brilliance means he eclipses Italian playmaker Alessandro Del Piero.

Eagles, Dockers sweat as injuries keep big-name stars off the track
Fremantle

Eagles, Dockers sweat as injuries keep big-name stars off the track

Ross Lyon would be seething at another injury setback for Harley Bennell, the ace up his sleeve who has managed just two AFL games since being signed in 2015.

  • by David Prestipino
Triple treat of tall forwards keeps Dockers coach Ross Lyon up at night
WA sport

Triple treat of tall forwards keeps Dockers coach Ross Lyon up at night

The addition of star Melbourne forward Jesse Hogan and GWS's Rory Lobb in last October's trade period plus the return from injury of promising tall Matt Taberner allows Fremantle a forward line structure akin to the one that helped West Coast to a premiership last year but Dockers coach Ross Lyon admits getting the mix right was still a work in progress.

  • by David Prestipino
Scorchers see off club legend Klinger with clutch victory at home
WA sport

Scorchers see off club legend Klinger with clutch victory at home

The Perth Scorchers overcame the Melbourne Stars at Optus Stadium on Sunday night thanks to a season-high team batting performance, farewelling longtime stalwart Michael Klinger in his last home match.

  • by Lachie Byrne
Perth Scorchers star Usman Qadir allegedly caught driving 50kmh above speed limit
WA sport

Perth Scorchers star Usman Qadir allegedly caught driving 50kmh above speed limit

Perth Scorchers star Usman Qadir is expected to front court after allegedly being caught driving 50kmh above the speed limit.

  • by David Prestipino
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Fremantle gun Connor Blakely to learn surgery fate this week
WA sport

Fremantle gun Connor Blakely to learn surgery fate this week

Fremantle are confident emerging superstar Connor Blakely can return from a nasty hamstring injury to play a role in the club's push for a finals berth in 2019.

  • by David Prestipino
Perth Wildcats send statement with big NBL win over in-form 36ers
WA sport

Perth Wildcats send statement with big NBL win over in-form 36ers

The Perth Wildcats made a statement to the rest of the NBL on Friday night with a 100-81 demolition of the previously in-form Adelaide 36ers at RAC Arena.

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Veterans back on track as West Coast primed for premiership defence
WA sport

Veterans back on track as West Coast primed for premiership defence

Back-to-back premierships are more a pipe dream than reality in modern AFL but West Coast fans have good reason to believe the outrageous could become reality.  

  • by David Prestipino
Freo dare mention the f-word as players eyed to fill Neale's boots in 2019
WA sport

Freo dare mention the f-word as players eyed to fill Neale's boots in 2019

Star utility Connor Blakely mentioned the f-word often on Wednesday in response to how the club would fill the midfield void left by Lachie Neale.

  • by David Prestipino
Rocky roads: Eagles dynamo follows in footsteps of Rioli greats
WA sport

Rocky roads: Eagles dynamo follows in footsteps of Rioli greats

Eagles premiership forward Willie Rioli is back in the west and primed to take his game to another level in 2019.

  • by David Prestipino