Bluestone Round up: Ethics in sport – 21 June 2013

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Australia

Bulldogs and Collingwood pay tribute to those with disabilities    [ Equality ]
http://sportsbusinessinsider.com.au/news/bulldogs-and-collingwood-pay-tribute-to-those-with-disabilities/

 

NRL rocked by further police charges   [ Ethics ]
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/sport/nrl/nrl-rocked-by-new-police-charges-against-south-sydney-player/story-fnca0von-1226665410572

 

Indecent assault charge for NRL star    [ Ethics ]
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/sport/nrl/indecent-assault-charge-for-nrl-star/story-fnca0von-122666530631

 

AFL: Milne faces four charges of rape   [ Ethics ]
http://www.smh.com.au/afl/afl-news/milne-faces-four-charges-of-rape-20130618-2ofzh.html

 

NRL: Fight bans to increase baiting, says Bird    [ Integrity ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/fight-bans-to-increase-baiting-says-bird-20130617-2oeje.html

 

Bystander action on preventing race-based discrimination    [ Racism ]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2hzcHNiLoao&feature=c4-overview&list=UUeHnUukYpnXhuwUkTKhhQAw

 

How sport has sold its soul and players to the alcohol industry    [ Integrity ]
http://blogs.crikey.com.au/croakey/2013/06/18/how-sport-has-sold-its-soul-and-players-to-the-alcohol-industry/

 

Disadvantaged Kids Missing Out on Sport nbsp;  [ Equality ]
http://www.probonoaustralia.com.au/news/2013/06/disadvantaged-kids-missing-out-sport

 

Players, supporters united in an Aussie rules’ multicultural cause    [ Culture ]
http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/victoria/players-supporters-united-in-an-aussie-rules-multicultural-cause/story-fni0fit3-1226666453558

 

Mal slams media as integrity unit finds no case to answer    [ Integrity ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/mal-slams-media-as-integrity-unit-finds-no-case-to-answer-20130620-2olv2.html

 

Gold Coast’s Campbell Brown, a notoriously tough player, is making it his mission to deliver a very delicate message   
[ Fairness, Justice, Well-being ]

http://www.theage.com.au/afl/afl-news/serious-side-of-the-sun-20130614-2oa6t.html

 

Tim Cahill’s next goal: inspiring a generation    [ Leadership ]
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/sport/football/tim-cahills-next-goal-inspiring-a-generation/story-fn63e0vj-1226664109369

 

Socceroos FIFA World Cup Qualifier creates broadcast records    [ Leadership ]
http://sportsbusinessinsider.com.au/news/category/media-and-technology/socceroos-fifa-world-cup-qualifier-creates-broadcast-records/

 

NRL: Pritchard’s wife ‘racially abused’ by fans   [ Racism ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/pritchards-wife-racially-abused-by-fans-20130617-2oe8o.html

 

NRL: Bad few are wrecking game for future: Smith    [ Culture ]
http://www.theage.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/bad-few-are-wrecking-game-for-future-smith-20130618-2ogwe.html

 

Cricket Australia to overhaul player behaviour code    [ Culture ]
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-06-20/ca-to-overhaul-player-code/4769246?section=sport

 

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Americas

Brazil World Cup Puzzle Is What to Do With Stadiums at End    [ Sport-social justice ]
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-06-14/brazil-world-cup-puzzle-is-what-to-do-with-stadiums-after-events.html

 

Rape charges filed against three Naval Academy football players    [ Ethics ]
http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/rape-charges-filed-against-three-naval-academy-football-players/2013/06/19/c26ff92e-d82a-11e2-a016-92547bf094cc_story.html

 

New WTEF tennis center caters to youth – its goal to leverage the lessons of tennis to instill essential life skills – academic competence, confidence, self-determination and a vision of a productive future.    [ Sport-social justice ]
http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/othersports/wtef-tennis-center-caters-to-youth-in-ward-7/2013/06/19/178d5e06-d52e-11e2-a73e-826d299ff459_story.html

 

FIFA considers scrapping 3-D coverage of World Cup    [ Other interesting angles ]
http://www.sfgate.com/entertainment/article/FIFA-considers-scrapping-3-D-coverage-of-World-Cup-4610108.php

 

Do no harm: Retired NFL players endure a lifetime of hurt    [ Fairness, justice, well-being ]
http://www.washingtonpost.com/sf/feature/wp/2013/05/16/do-no-harm-retired-nfl-players-endure-a-lifetime-of-hurt/

 

High-Stakes Games: Critical Step for Suit Seeking Payment for College Athletes    [ Fairness ]
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/20/sports/high-stakes-games-critical-step-for-suit-seeking-payment-for-college-athletes.html?ref=sports&_r=0&gwh=67D37EB85CB39A2FA827F0C46F891084

 

Usain Bolt’s Jamaica team-mate Veronica Campbell-Brown fails drug test    [ Drugs in Sport ]
http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/general/athletics/usain-bolts-jamaica-teammate-veronica-campbellbrown-fails-drug-test-8660512.html

 

Spurs and the Heat Show the Rewards of Continuity    [ Leadership ]
“http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/16/sports/basketball/spurs-and-the-heat-show-the-rewards-of-continuity.html?ref=sports&_r=0

 

NFL: Rookies to hear about sexuality    [ Homophobia ]
http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/9400228/nfl-rookie-symposium-include-speakers-issue-sexual-orientation?src=mobile

 

NCAA: A push to invigorate women’s basketball    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/18/sports/ncaabasketball/official-offers-ways-to-invigorate-womens-basketball.html?src=me&_r=0&gwh=20FEE98D40489B5868A55A7A99B4FF76

 

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Asia

Those who ignore racism are bad sports    [ Racism ]
http://www.scmp.com/sport/soccer/article/1260102/those-who-ignore-racism-are-bad-sports

 

Post-disaster response: The role of sport in psychosocial support    [ Sport for development ]
http://www.sportanddev.org/en/newsnviews/news/?5771/1/Post-disaster-response-The-role-of-sport-in-psychosocial-support

 

Stringent punishment for Indian players involved in ‘fixing’ on the cards    [ Match-fixing ]
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/cricket/fixing-hits-ipl/news/Stringent-punishment-for-Indian-players-involved-in-fixing-on-the-cards/articleshow/20690431.cms/

 

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Europe

IPC to live stream Athletics World Championships    [ Equality ]
http://www.paralympic.org/news/ipc-live-stream-athletics-world-championships

 

Ernst and Young Global Survey Reveals Critical Role Sports Play for Female Executives in Leadership Development and Teamwork in Business    [ Women in Sport ]
http://www.watchlistnews.com/2013/06/18/ernst-young-global-survey-reveals-critical-role-sports-play-for-female-executives-in-leadership-development-and-teamwork-in-business/

 

Australian former Wimbledon champ Pat Cash says women should play five sets    [ Women in Sport ]
http://www.news.com.au/sport/tennis/australian-former-wimbledon-champ-pat-cash-says-women-should-play-five-sets/story-fndkzym4-1226664728163

 

Lack of progress in safety provisions frustrating America’s Cup in wake of Andrew Simpson death    [ Well-being ]
http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/general/sailing/lack-of-progress-in-safety-provisions-frustrating–americas-cup-in-wake-of-andrew-simpson-death-8660928.html

 

Forty years on, how Billie Jean King led the revolution that propelled women to greater equality    [ Women in Sport ]
http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/tennis/forty-years-on-how-billie-jean-king-led-the-revolution-that-propelled-women-to-greater-equality-8664164.html

 

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi summoned to court over 3.4m tax fraud allegations    [ Ethics ]
http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/football/news-and-comment/barcelona-forward-lionel-messi-summoned-to-court-over-34m-tax-fraud-allegations-8666897.html

 

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Africa

South Africa: Banyana Introduced to ‘I Play Fair, Say No to Doping’ Campaign    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://allafrica.com/stories/201306191328.html

 

Nigeria: More Important Than Football    [ Fairness, justice, well-being ]
http://allafrica.com/stories/201306200206.html

 

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