Bluestone Round up: Ethics in sport – 13 September 2013

Ethics in Sport – Weekly Headlines

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Kevin Hastings reveals depression    [ Well-being ]


Swimming Australia: Letter from the President, Mr John Bertrand AM    [ Culture ]


Identity, Scandal and Sport: audio    [ Ethics ]
Identity, Scandal and Sport


Eels Allgood charged with drink driving    [ Ethics ]


Campese says sorry for Ahmed comments    [ Equality ]


Doping questions remain for GreenEDGE    [ Drugs in sport ]


AOC – Gender equality won the day for wrestling   [ Equality ]


Richard Hinds: Is it time the footy codes grew up and scrapped Mad Monday?    [ Ethics ]


Jessica Smith uses Paralympic pain to fight body image dangers    [ Well-being ]


Howzat? Sandhu says cricket is not so ‘pale and stale’ after all    [ Equality ]


‘Reality check’ call to boozy AFL    [ Ethics ]


Cricket Australia slams ‘bigotry’ against Ahmed    [ Equality ]


Australian reaction to Tokyo 2020 win    [ Other interesting angles ]


Equality in sports: Beyond sexism and homophobia    [ Equality ]


Five women in hunt for prestigious football award    [ Women in sport ]


Rugby league’s most famous indigenous club is celebrating its greatest football triumph    [ Culture ]


WADA president John Fahey announces new ‘steroid passport’ to target sporting drug cheats    [ Drugs in sport ]


‘One in all in’ – sport, culture and alcohol    [ Culture ]


Shattered Tigers vow to continue climb up ladder    [ Leadership ]


Just 14 months ago, Imanuil Afiuo emigrated to Australia from South Sudan, not knowing a word of English and without any knowledge of the game of Australian Rules Football    [ Equality ]


Canberra Raiders forward Josh Papalii’s cry for help    [ Well-being ]


League tackles racial slurs with suspensions    [ Racism ]




Ndamukong Suh fined $100K by NFL for illegal block    [ Well-being ]


Chris Eaton, former head of security of FIFA, says that match fixing in Central America is a very serious situation    [ Match-fixing ]


Report: Serious academic misconduct was common at Oklahoma State    [ Ethics ]


Coming Out as a Gay High School Basketball Coach: The Surprising Aftermath    [ Homophobia ]


Suspended Tigers shortstop apologizes: ‘We’re human’    [ Drugs in sport ]


IOC doping fight is Thomas Bach’s biggest challenge    [ Drugs in sport ]


Why Can’t My Kid Play Sports Just For The Fun Of It?    [ Ethics ]


PBS’s ‘Billie Jean King’: In her personal and professional victories, a net gain    [ Women in sport ]




Stage set for Schools Olympic Program – under theme of ‘sport and integrity’    [ Integrity ]


Ethics cannot be compromised: Bhupathi    [ Ethics ]


The TV reality show Little Footballers is back and once again ready to scout Vietnam for 7 – 9 year old children with football talent    [ Other interesting angles ]


Lalit Modi found guilty of eight counts of misconduct by Indian cricket body    [ Ethics ]


Tokyo 2020 an endorsement of Asian dynamism    [ Other interesting angles ]


AFDP supports Football United in Myanmar    [ Sport for development ]


Making peace is a marathon    [ Sport for development ]




Ferguson’s Formula – Leadership    [ Leadership ]


International Rugby Board: Olympic Solidarity kicks off in Europe    [ Equality ]


Stephen Lee: Match-fixing verdict reserved to later date    [ Match-fixing ]


Russian gay law raises alarm among Olympic sponsors    [ Homophobia ]


FA threat to fans over anti-Semitic term in chants    [ Racism ]


Athletics’ dearth of female coaches highlights urgent need for action    [ Women in sport ]


Premier League clubs back Greg Dyke’s FA commission on English talent    [ People development ]


European Parliament: Players need protection against match-fixing    [ Match-fixing ]


Drive to increase ethnic minority participation    [ Equality ]


Sepp Blatter admits Qatar World Cup error and backs winter switch    [ Well-being ]


Rio Ferdinand and others questioned by Kick It Out chairman for inaction    [ Racism ]


Former German Olympic medallist Thomas Bach new IOC president’ – his message – ‘unity in diversity’    [ Equality ]


Zlatan Ibrahimovic: From teenage outcast to world great    [ Other interesting angles ]




Beyond the awards    [ Sport for development ]


Making peace is a marathon    [ Sport for development ]


Integrity of professional boxing needs repair    [ Integrity ]


Dar to organise first National women’s sports tournament to promote a culture for women to get involved in sports    [ Women in sports ]


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