Bluestone Round up: Ethics in sport – 14 June 2013

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Australia

Cricket: Warner in hot water after swing at rival    [ Ethics ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/cricket/warner-in-hot-water-for-swing-at-rival-20130612-2o431.html

 

Socceroos coach Osieck apologises for sexist slur   [ Ethics ]
http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/football/1014624-socceroos-coach-osieck-apologises-for-sexist-slur

 

Smith ensures integrity unit makes its mark as Tamou fined   [ Integrity ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/smith-ensures-integrity-unit-makes-its-mark-as-tamou-fined-20130612-2o4gp.html

 

FIFA and the NRL kick goals, but is it ‘game over’ for female leaders in sport?   [ Women in sport ]
http://theconversation.com/fifa-and-the-nrl-kick-goals-but-is-it-game-over-for-female-leaders-in-sport-15091

 

Australian NBA San Antonio Spurs star Patty Mills’s secret weapon: a towel    [ Other angles ]
http://www.news.com.au/world-news/north-america/australian-nba-san-antonio-spurs-star-patty-mills8217s-secret-weapon-a-towel/story-fnh81jut-1226662209222

 

Report examines the impact of sport sponsorship in Australia and New Zealand    [ Ethics ]
http://sportsbusinessinsider.com.au/news/report-examines-the-impact-of-sport-sponsorship-in-australia-and-new-zealand/

 

Tests to help schools protect young brains from sporting injuries    [ Well-being ]
http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/nsw/tests-to-help-schools-protect-young-brains-from-sporting-injuries/story-fni0cx12-1226659656461

 

Ugly scenes on the footy field deterring parents from allowing children to play    [ Ethics ]
http://www.smh.com.au/nsw/ugly-scenes-on-the-footy-field-deterring-parents-from-allowing-children-to-play-20130608-2nwtt.html#ixzz2VfIgWAEh

 

NRL No more Origin double standards    [ Ethics ]
http://www.nrl.com/no-more-origin-double-standards/tabid/10874/newsid/72832/default.aspx

 

AFL in talks with transgender player over vilification    [ Equality ]
http://www.theage.com.au/afl/afl-news/afl-in-talks-with-transgender-player-over-vilification-20130612-2o4hc.html

 

Soccer Matildas: The times they are a-changing for the better    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.theroar.com.au/2013/06/13/the-times-they-are-a-changing-for-the-better/

 

Mills keen to light spark for Aussie basketball    [ Other angles ]
http://www.canberratimes.com.au/sport/basketball/mills-keen-to-light-spark-for-aussie-basketball-20130606-2ntan.html

 

David Warner bar attack raises team culture concern    [ Culture ]
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/cricket/series-tournament/icc-champions-trophy-2013/top-stories/David-Warner-bar-attack-raises-team-culture-concern/articleshow/20567159.cms

 

Cricket: Warner suspended and fined    [ Ethics ]
http://ww1.cricket.com.au/news-list/2013/6/13/david-warner-hearing

 

NRL: Raiders winger Earl faces drugs allegations    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/raiders-winger-earl-faces-drugs-allegations-20130613-2o75r.html

 

Bets off for NRL amid public backlash – no official betting partner for rest of season    [ Ethics - gambling ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/bets-off-for-nrl-amid-public-backlash-20130613-2o78a.html

 

David Warner’s ‘big bash’ shows again how many Australian sports lack true discipline and leadership    [ Leadership ]
http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/opinion/david-warners-big-bash-shows-again-how-many-australian-sports-lack-true-discipline-and-leadership/story-fni0ffsx-1226663444691

 

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Americas

Race row still an issue as Woods eyes end of drought    [ Racism ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/golf/race-row-still-an-issue-as-woods-eyes-end-of-drought-20130612-2o4eu.html

 

Biogenesis scandal shows drugs remain in baseball, but also that MLB is still trying    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/nationals/biogenesis-scandal-shows-drugs-remain-in-baseball-but-also-that-mlb-is-still-trying/2013/06/06/f2c1ad50-cecc-11e2-9f1a-1a7cdee20287_story.html

 

Stern knows flopping penalties not strong enough    [ Fairness ]
http://www.sfgate.com/sports/article/Stern-knows-flopping-penalties-not-strong-enough-4584888.php

 

Frequent Soccer Ball ‘Heading’ May Lead to Brain Injury    [ Well-being ]
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/06/130611082233.htm

 

Blind skateboarder. Be brave, be safe. Tommy Carroll has been skating since he was ten, but has been blind since the age of two.    [ Other angles ]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ncq27mZq6b4

 

Stern to retire after 30 yrs as NBA Commissioner, turned small, pro, struggling league to a global giant basketball    [ Leadership ]
http://www.sfgate.com/sports/article/Stern-overseeing-his-last-NBA-Finals-4584938.php

 

Canadian Conflict Grows Out of Quebec Soccer Federation’s Ban on Turbans    [ Racism ]
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/12/sports/soccer/canadian-soccer-rift-grows-out-of-quebec-federations-turban-ban.html?ref=sports&_r=1&

 

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Asia

India: Special class on fixing for hockey players after IPL scandal    [ Match-fixing ]
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/hockey/top-stories/Special-class-on-fixing-for-hockey-players-after-IPL-scandal/articleshow/20426093.cms

 

Soccer: Philippines files racism complaint against HK fans    [ Racism ]
http://www.sfgate.com/sports/article/Philippines-files-racism-complaint-against-HK-fans-4597533.php

 

Success begets success for women’s golf    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/sports/2013-05/19/content_16509740.htm

 

Rugby started in Afghanistan 2 years ago – rapidly growing & has recently been introduced to girls    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.sportanddev.org/en/newsnviews/news/?5754/1/Goat-grabbing-to-ball-grabbing

 

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Europe

Joanna Rowsell wants end to ‘massive imbalance’ in road racing    [ Equality ]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/cycling/22803410

 

IOC Presidential candidate Bach calls for shake-up of Olympic bidding process and sports programme    [ Ethics ]
http://www.insidethegames.biz/olympics/1014561-ioc-presidential-candidate-bach-calls-for-shake-up-of-olympic-bidding-process-and-sports-programme

 

Russia tennis player Krotiouk gets life ban for match-fixing    [ Match-fixing ]
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/sports/2013-06/08/content_16591798.htm

 

Beyond Sport: Shortlist for the Awards 2013    [ Sport for development ]
http://www.beyondsport.org/the-awards/entries/shortlist.php

 

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and father accused of 4m tax fraud in Spain    [ Ethics ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/2013/jun/12/lionel-messi-accused-tax-fraud

 

Heather Rabbatts: ‘Many women would love a role in sport, but our culture stops them’    [ Culture ]
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/profiles/heather-rabbatts-many-women-would-love-a-role-in-sport-but-our-culture-stops-them-8646205.html

 

UEFA opens match-fixing probe for Turkish and Romanian sides    [ Match-fixing ]
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/sports/2013-06/12/content_16609475.htm

 

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Africa

Athletics: Kenya fraudsters hit    [ Ethics ]
http://allafrica.com/stories/201306130257.html?aa_source=acrdn-f0

 

Football to eliminate child labour    [ Sport-social justice ]
http://www.sportanddev.org/en/newsnviews/news/?5743/1/Football-to-eliminate-child-labour

 

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