Bluestone Round up: Ethics in sport – 19 July 2013

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Australia

The essential trivia of sport    [ Culture ]
http://www.theage.com.au/sport/the-essential-trivia-of-sport-20130712-2pveh.html

 

Ashes 2013: Australia plunged into turmoil after Mickey Arthur racial discrimination allegations   [ Racism ]
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/cricket/international/theashes/10182031/Ashes-2013-Australia-plunged-into-turmoil-after-Mickey-Arthur-racial-discrimination-allegations.html

 

AFL warned Hird against peptides   [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/afl/afl-news/afl-warned-hird-against-peptides-20130716-2q2ih.html

 

Multicultural round AFL – Tea with the Jongs    [ Equality ]
http://aflplayers.com.au/news/post/tea_with_the_jongs

 

Cheer your AFL team on in Arabic, Mandarin, Punjabi and Dinka!    [ Equality ]
http://aflcommunityclub.com.au/index.php?id=51&tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=2570&cHash=44a320724512dda50a5e9bb0ce709538

 

In the fields of dreams, many kids are coming a poor second    [ Equality ]
http://www.theage.com.au/national/in-the-fields-of-dreams-many-kids-are-coming-a-poor-second-20130713-2px5t.html

 

The ugly truth is rules are different for girls in sport    [ Equality ]
http://www.theage.com.au/comment/the-ugly-truth-is-rules-are-different-for-girls-in-sport-20130713-2pwhc.html

 

AFL clubs putting wins ahead of player welfare    [ Well-being ]
http://www.heraldsun.com.au/sport/afl/afl-clubs-putting-wins-ahead-of-player-welfare/story-fni5f22o-1226679132524

 

The fifth estate: good sport    [ Ethics and Culture ]
http://apo.org.au/video/fifth-estate-good-sport

 

Adelaide United appoints integrity officer to club’s board    [ Integrity ]
http://www.news.com.au/sport/football/adelaide-united-appoints-integrity-officer-to-club8217s-board/story-fndkzvnd-1226680401147

 

Cricket’s ethics demanded that Stuart Broad walk    [ Ethics ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/cricket/crickets-ethics-demanded-that-stuart-broad-walk-20130713-2pwe8.html

 

Cricket: Australian team galvanised by change: CEO    [ Culture ]
http://www.theage.com.au/sport/cricket/australian-team-galvanised-by-change-ceo-20130718-2q72l.html

 

Iraqi Refugee to Boost Cricket in Multicultural Australia    [ Equality ]
http://www.voanews.com/content/iraqi-refugee-to-boost-cricket-in-multicultural-australia/1697025.html

 

Manly Sea Eagles soar thanks to strong club culture, writes Fox Sports expert Ben Ikin    [ Culture ]
http://www.foxsports.com.au/league/nrl-premiership/manly-sea-eagles-soar-thanks-to-strong-club-culture-writes-fox-sports-expert-ben-ikin/story-fn2mcuj6-1226681546136#.UehnG9LPXmU

 

Wollongong Hawks’ culture faces test in absence of stalwarts Glen Saville and Mat Campbell    [ Culture ]
http://www.news.com.au/sport/basketball/wollongong-hawks-culture-faces-test-in-absence-of-stalwarts-glen-saville-and-mat-campbell/story-fne5rrau-1226681487243

 

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Americas

Jets’ Aboushi Faces Aspersions for Being Palestinian    [ Equality ]
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/13/sports/football/jets-aboushi-faces-aspersions-for-being-palestinian.html?_r=0

 

USA victory under investigation after two Belize players claim they were offered a bribe ahead of the game    [ Match-fixing ]
http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/football/news-and-comment/usa-victory-under-investigation-after-two-belize-players-claim-they-were-offered-a-bribe-ahead-of-the-game-8705261.html

 

Brooklyn Nets coach Jason Kidd pleads guilty to DWI, gets probation, community service    [ Ethics ]
http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/wizards/brooklyn-nets-coach-jason-kidd-expected-in-ny-court-to-answer-dwi-charges-from-july-2012-crash/2013/07/16/3fdd7a7a-ede4-11e2-bb32-725c8351a69e_story.html

 

NFL players in trouble: A boom in arrests    [ Ethics ]
http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/nfl-players-in-trouble-a-boom-in-arrests/2013/07/12/c3e17cc6-eaf7-11e2-a301-ea5a8116d211_gallery.html#photo=8

 

Tyson Gay and Asafa Powell: Olympic sprinters fail drug tests    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/athletics/23307913

 

Playing fields remain uneven. Despite successes of Title IX, girls of color have been left behind    [ Equality ]
http://www.chicagotribune.com/sports/college/ct-spt-0714-female-athletes-race-disparity-20130707,0,3147790.story?page=1

 

Judges of a Graceful Sport, Caught in a Clumsy Cheating Scandal    [ Match-fixing, Integrity ]
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/17/sports/olympics/judges-of-a-graceful-sport-caught-in-a-clumsy-cheating-scandal.html?ref=sports&_r=0

 

Adidas suspends contract with Tyson Gay    [ Ethics ]
http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/1789288/Adidas-suspends-contract-with-Tyson-Gay

 

Major League Baseball issues policy to protect players from discrimination and harassment based on their sexual orientation    [ Equality ]
http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/16/us/mlb-anti-discrimination/index.html

 

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Asia

Iraq’s Under-20 team bringing smiles to the faces of people back home    [ Sport-social justice ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/blog/2013/jul/10/iraq-under-20-world-cup-fairytale

 

UAE soccer league struggles despite riches splashed abroad    [ Ethics ]
http://www.arabianbusiness.com/uae-soccer-league-struggles-despite-riches-splashed-abroad-509334.html

 

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Europe

Rachel Bruno: My dad Frank, bipolar disorder and me    [ Well-being ]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23196980

 

Tavish Scott: Sport richer with UK funding plans    [ Ethics ]
http://www.scotsman.com/news/tavish-scott-sport-richer-with-uk-funding-plans-1-2996294

 

London 2012 Olympics: Legacy promises – what were they, where are we and what’s changed?    [ Ethics ]
http://www.sportandrecreation.org.uk/blog/patrickcoyne/27-06-2013/legacy-promises-%E2%80%93-what-they-were-where-we-are-and-what%E2%80%99s-changed

 

Special Report: It’s a dark day but Coe insists athletics will get rid of drug cheats    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/othersports/article-2364611/Athletics-doping-scandal-Lord-Coe-insists-theyll-clean-sport–SPECIAL-REPORT.html

 

Robbie Rogers: Fans’ attitudes stop gay players coming out    [ Homophobia ]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/23288762

 

Turkey could be banned from Moscow World Championships after ‘up to 30 athletes ‘ failed drug tests    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/othersports/athletics/10170142/Turkey-could-be-banned-from-Moscow-World-Championships-after-up-to-30-athletes–failed-drug-tests.html

 

Olympic and Paralympic legacy rewarded by Boris Johnson as organisations use Games to initiate social change    [ Sport-social change ]
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/olympics/10180874/Olympic-and-Paralympic-legacy-rewarded-by-Boris-Johnson-as-organisations-use-Games-to-initiate-social-change.html

 

Tennis and the anti-doping debate    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.scotsman.com/scotland-on-sunday/sport/other-sports/tom-english-tennis-and-the-anti-doping-debate-1-2992374

 

Ashes 2013: England receive apology from ICC over Trott dismissal    [ Ethics ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2013/jul/11/ashes-2013-england-cricket-team?CMP=twt_gu

 

Cycling: Sky’s Dave Brailsford offers Wada access to data to quell doping talk    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2013/jul/15/sky-dave-brailsford-doping

 

Gillian Tett on the link between successful women and sport    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/6039120a-e9bd-11e2-bf03-00144feabdc0.html#axzz2YyjiQSEe

 

Briton bats for 26 hours in world record bid to raise money and awareness to build cricket pitch in Rwanda    [ Sport for development ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/cricket/briton-bats-for-26-hours-in-world-record-bid-20130716-2q2pw.html

 

Liverpool FC: ‘How we prepare players for Ramadan’    [ Culture ]
http://www.liverpoolfc.com/news/latest-news/139212-how-we-prepare-players-for-ramadan

 

Formula 1 boss Ecclestone indicted on bribery charge    [ Ethics ]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-23344423

 

Storm brewing over sexist Open host Muirfield    [ Equality ]
http://www.stuff.co.nz/sport/golf/8918899/Storm-brewing-over-sexist-Muirfield

 

Street Chance project gives youth opportunity to play cricket that doesn’t require expensive equipment or space    [ Sport for development ]
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-07-16/british-project-gives-youth-chance-to-play-competitive-cricket/4824004

 

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Africa

Nelson Mandela and the role of sport in creating change    [ Sport for development ]
http://www.sportanddev.org/en/newsnviews/news/?5848/1/Spreading-a-social-impact–message-in-Namibia

 

Gambia: Protest Over Football Banning Rages On    [ Ethics ]
http://allafrica.com/stories/201307181198.html

 

Community championship in Cameroon    [ Sport-social justice ]
http://www.sportanddev.org/?5878/1/Community-championship-in-Cameroon

 

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