Bluestone Round up: Ethics in sport – 14 June 2013

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Cricket: Warner in hot water after swing at rival    [ Ethics ]


Socceroos coach Osieck apologises for sexist slur   [ Ethics ]


Smith ensures integrity unit makes its mark as Tamou fined   [ Integrity ]


FIFA and the NRL kick goals, but is it ‘game over’ for female leaders in sport?   [ Women in sport ]


Australian NBA San Antonio Spurs star Patty Mills’s secret weapon: a towel    [ Other angles ]


Report examines the impact of sport sponsorship in Australia and New Zealand    [ Ethics ]


Tests to help schools protect young brains from sporting injuries    [ Well-being ]


Ugly scenes on the footy field deterring parents from allowing children to play    [ Ethics ]


NRL No more Origin double standards    [ Ethics ]


AFL in talks with transgender player over vilification    [ Equality ]


Soccer Matildas: The times they are a-changing for the better    [ Women in sport ]


Mills keen to light spark for Aussie basketball    [ Other angles ]


David Warner bar attack raises team culture concern    [ Culture ]


Cricket: Warner suspended and fined    [ Ethics ]


NRL: Raiders winger Earl faces drugs allegations    [ Drugs in sport ]


Bets off for NRL amid public backlash – no official betting partner for rest of season    [ Ethics - gambling ]


David Warner’s ‘big bash’ shows again how many Australian sports lack true discipline and leadership    [ Leadership ]




Race row still an issue as Woods eyes end of drought    [ Racism ]


Biogenesis scandal shows drugs remain in baseball, but also that MLB is still trying    [ Drugs in sport ]


Stern knows flopping penalties not strong enough    [ Fairness ]


Frequent Soccer Ball ‘Heading’ May Lead to Brain Injury    [ Well-being ]


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 ]


Stern to retire after 30 yrs as NBA Commissioner, turned small, pro, struggling league to a global giant basketball    [ Leadership ]


Canadian Conflict Grows Out of Quebec Soccer Federation’s Ban on Turbans    [ Racism ]




India: Special class on fixing for hockey players after IPL scandal    [ Match-fixing ]


Soccer: Philippines files racism complaint against HK fans    [ Racism ]


Success begets success for women’s golf    [ Women in sport ]


Rugby started in Afghanistan 2 years ago – rapidly growing & has recently been introduced to girls    [ Women in sport ]




Joanna Rowsell wants end to ‘massive imbalance’ in road racing    [ Equality ]


IOC Presidential candidate Bach calls for shake-up of Olympic bidding process and sports programme    [ Ethics ]


Russia tennis player Krotiouk gets life ban for match-fixing    [ Match-fixing ]


Beyond Sport: Shortlist for the Awards 2013    [ Sport for development ]


Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and father accused of 4m tax fraud in Spain    [ Ethics ]


Heather Rabbatts: ‘Many women would love a role in sport, but our culture stops them’    [ Culture ]


UEFA opens match-fixing probe for Turkish and Romanian sides    [ Match-fixing ]




Athletics: Kenya fraudsters hit    [ Ethics ]


Football to eliminate child labour    [ Sport-social justice ]


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