Bluestone Round up: Ethics in sport – 24 May 2013

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Australia

Jason Ball’s courage will trump ignorance    [ Homophobia ]
http://www.heraldsun.com.au/sport/afl/jason-balls-courage-will-trump-ignorance/story-fni5f0at-1226645643291

 

Young rugby players: The sinister shadow cast by towering teenagers   [ Well-being ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/the-sinister-shadow-cast-by-towering-teenagers-20130518-2jtcz.html

 

Players will support steep increase in tests for PEDs   [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.theage.com.au/afl/afl-news/players-will-support-steep-increase-in-tests-for-peds-20130516-2jpd7.html

 

Gay footballer Jason Ball calls on players and fans to never use homophobic language   [ Homophobia ]
http://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/all-i-knew-about-the-word-gay-was-that-it-was-used-to-mean-bad-weak-or-disgusting/story-fneuzufi-1226644982438#ixzz2TVcSxjjo

 

2013 EnergyAustralia Swimming Championships – Highlights    [ Performance Culture ]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-bdd552P90U&feature=youtu.be

 

Telstra to broadcast every ANZ championship game to mobiles    [ Women in sport ]
http://netball.asn.au/extra.asp?ID=17107

 

Women’s Football: Pilot Episode presented by The Women’s Game    [ Women in sport ]
https://www.sportaroo.com/campaigns/518c8c6eafd3412556000081

 

It’s not just a league of extraordinary gentlemen    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/its-not-just-a-league-of-extraordinary-gentlemen-20130518-2jtf1.html

 

Footy umpires wanted… it’s your call    [ Fairness, well-being ]
http://www.theage.com.au/afl/afl-news/footy-umpires-wanted-its-your-call-20130518-2jtla.html

 

ACC report lays bare corruption threat    [ Ethics ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/acc-report-lays-bare-corruption-threat-20130519-2jv4i.html

 

Investing in Aboriginal youth will pay huge dividends    [ Ethics ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/football/investing-in-aboriginal-youth-will-pay-huge-dividends-20130518-2jtcx.html

 

#FOOTY4IDAHO Yarra Glen Football Club – video    [ Homophobia ]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=46UHEL1KLMs&feature=youtu.be

 

Nicky Winmar saddened by racism    [ Racism ]
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/sport/afl/nicky-winmar-saddened-by-racism/story-fnca0u4y-1226647042273

 

Women coaches, dare to dream    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/football/women-coaches-dare-to-dream-20130520-2jwhx.html

 

AFL aims for toughest drugs code in world sport    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.afl.com.au/news/2013-05-20/demetriou-on-drugs-code

 

Netball: New technology to give Australia advantage on court    [ Performance ]
http://www.netball.asn.au/newsItem.asp?orgID=1&ID=42148

 

Cricket: Southern Stars turn leading ladies with huge pay boost    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/cricket/southern-stars-turn-leading-ladies-with-huge-pay-boost-20130521-2jz48.html

 

Bets deals an integrity issue: AFL    [ Integrity ]
http://www.smh.com.au/afl/afl-news/bets-deals-an-integrity-issue-afl-20130521-2jy0a.html

 

Ban on Adam Scott-style anchored putting    [ Other angles ]
http://www.heraldsun.com.au/sport/golf/ban-on-adam-scott-style-anchored-putting/story-fnibbwxt-1226647959392

 

#FOOTY4IDAHO on 360    [ Homophobia ]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3nHUygNIa3E

 

Integrity unit will be put to ultimate test in Te’o case    [ Integrity ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/integrity-unit-will-be-put-to-ultimate-test-in-teo-case-20130522-2k1do.html

 

Netball: Fast5 is quickly catching on, says Thunderbirds coach Jane Woodlands-Thompson   [ Other angles ]
http://www.news.com.au/sport/netball/fast5-is-quickly-catching-on-says-thunderbirds-coach-jane-woodlands-thompson/story-fndl0424-1226648693744

 

Culture club: Swan lauds Goodes’ impact    [ Ethics ]
http://www.afl.com.au/news/2013-05-23/goodes-impact-lauded

 

AFL: Best practice policy to support indigenous players at AFL Clubs: Leaders of today for our brothers tomorrow    [ Equality ]
http://aflplayers.com.au/news/post/leaders_of_today_for_our_brothers_tomorrow

 

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Americas

Trinidad and Tobago: Kicking out violence: Small Goal Tournament    [ Sport for development ]
http://www.sportanddev.org/en/newsnviews/news/?5654/1/Kicking-out-violence-Small-Goal-Tournament

 

Mumbai-born software tycoon Vivek Ranadive buys US NBA team Sacramento Kings   [ Other angles]
http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2013-05-19/news/39355021_1_national-basketball-association-tibco-software-sacramento-kings

 

America’s Cup Panel suggests new rules for safety    [ Well-being ]
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/24/sports/24iht-cup24.html?ref=sports&_r=0&gwh=BCDA9EEC40B57B25BF3C082E91D1EC3C

 

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Asia

Sreesanth denies IPL spot-fixing claims’    [ Match-fixing ]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-22620634

 

Afghanistan Cricket Board: Contributing to peace, health, unity and development    [ Sport for development ]
Afghanistan Cricket Board: Contributing to peace, health, unity and development

 

IPL’s spot-fixing scandal and IOA suspension must speed up reforms in Indian sport    [ Match-fixing ]
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/opinion/edit-page/IPLs-spot-fixing-scandal-and-IOA-suspension-must-speed-up-reforms-in-Indian-sport/articleshow/20140089.cms

 

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Europe

Newcastle United goalkeeper Steve Harper: My darkest times    [ Well-being ]
http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/football/news-and-comment/newcastle-united-goalkeeper-steve-harper-my-darkest-times-8619983.html

 

Retiring footballer David Beckham a model of persistence in all fields    [ Leadership ]
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/world/retiring-footballer-david-beckham-a-model-of-persistence-in-all-fields/story-fnb64oi6-1226645226491

 

Jonny Wilkinson says Heineken Cup win has released his World Cup angst    [ Well-being ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2013/may/19/heineken-cup-final-toulon-clermont-auvergne

 

Ian Botham aims for inner-city edge with Cage Cricket    [ Equality ]
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/world/ian-botham-aims-for-inner-city-edge-with-cage-cricket/story-fnb64oi6-1226647173431

 

Sergio Garcia: I’m sorry – I’m not a racist    [ Racism ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2013/may/22/sergio-garcia-tiger-woods-comment

 

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Africa

South Africa: Banyana Banyana’s Moodaly Jets Off to the U.S    [ Sport for development ]
http://allafrica.com/stories/201305230290.html

 

Refugees in Cameroon can now play on new sport fields    [ Sport for development ]
http://www.sportanddev.org/en/newsnviews/news/?5638/1/Refugees-in-Cameroon-can-now-play-on-new-sport-fields

 

Semenya excluded from Olympics training programme    [ Equality ]
http://mg.co.za/article/2013-05-22-semenya-excluded-from-olympics-training-programme

 

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