Bluestone Round up: Ethics in sport – 26 April 2013

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Australia

Sharks raise concerns over Jon Mannah supplement use    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/sport/nrl/sharks-raise-concerns-over-jon-mannah-supplement-use/story-fnca0von-1226629607809

 

A Majak moment   [ Other angle ]
http://www.theage.com.au/afl/afl-news/a-majak-moment-20130421-2i8k6.html

 

One illicit drug lifeline looms under crackdown   [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.theage.com.au/afl/afl-news/one-illicit-drug-lifeline-looms-under-crackdown-20130423-2iczp.html

 

Paralympic chief slams Ten Network   [ Equality ]
http://www.theage.com.au/sport/swimming/paralympic-chief-slams-ten-network-20130425-2ihi0.html

 

Fresh questions about World Cup bid   [ Ethics ]
http://www.smh.com.au/national/fresh-questions-about-world-cup-bid-20130422-2ials.html

 

I never put health of players at risk: Charter   [ Well-being ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/i-never-put-health-of-players-at-risk-charter-20130422-2iarn.html#ixzz2REYcgp7q

 

ASC announces almost $120 million investment in sports   [ Other angles ]
http://www.ausport.gov.au/news/asc_news/story_526119_asc_announces_almost_$120_million_investment_in_sports

 

Trials herald start of a new era for Australian swimming   [ Culture Performance ]
http://www.adelaidenow.com.au/sport/more-sport/trials-herald-start-of-a-new-era-for-australian-swimming/story-fnduixme-1226629590555

 

Report: Olympic inclusion lacks on women representation   [ Equality ]
http://www.playthegame.org/news/detailed/report-olympic-inclusion-lacks-on-women-representation-5583.html

 

Sports stars face a year in jail if they lie to ASADA    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/sports-stars-face-a-year-in-jail-if-they-lie-to-asada-20130420-2i73y.html#ixzz2RNzvNAE0

 

Netball: A contract with the Diamonds is a girl’s best friend    [ Equality ]
http://www.news.com.au/sport/netball/a-contract-with-the-diamonds-is-a-girls-best-friend/story-fndl0424-1226625485243

 

Fawad Ahmed dreams of Ashes start but must wait on Australian citizenship    [ Ethics ]
http://www.news.com.au/sport/cricket/fawad-ahmed-dreams-of-ashes-start-but-must-wait-on-australian-citizenship/story-fndpt0dy-1226626048455

 

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Americas

Knicks’ J.R. Smith wins NBA Sixth Man award    [ Integrity ]
http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20130423000306

 

US government sues Lance Armstrong    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2013/apr/24/lance-armstrong-sued-us-government

Ayanbadejo fights for equality rights    [ Equality ]
http://msn.foxsports.com/nfl/story/brendon-ayanbadejo-tackles-issue-of-equal-rights-in-pro-sports-041913

 

Female Star Comes Out as Gay, and Sports World Shrugs    [ Homophobia ]
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/19/sports/ncaabasketball/brittney-griner-comes-out-and-sports-world-shrugs.html?ref=sports&_r=1&

 

Study: aggressive coaching isn’t the best coaching    [ Well-being ]
http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/ncaab/2013/04/15/clemson-study-aggressive-coaching-mike-rice/2084539/

 

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Asia

Volleyball: The Hammer cometh    [ Leadership ]
http://usa.chinadaily.com.cn/sports/2013-04/26/content_16450845.htm

 

Pakistan offers hockey support to Afghanistan    [ Sport-social justice ]
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/hockey/top-stories/Pakistan-offers-hockey-support-to-Afghanistan/articleshow/19680955.cms

 

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Europe

Sport can change lives, Kipketer says    [ Ethics ]
http://gulfnews.com/sport/athletics/sport-can-change-lives-kipketer-says-1.1173792

 

Kick It Out to launch apps for players and spectators to report abuse    [ Racism ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/2013/apr/19/kick-it-out-apps-racism

 

Paula Radcliffe recalls her ‘impossible’ London marathon record run    [ Leadership ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2013/apr/20/paula-radcliffe-london-marathon-record

 

London reclaims marathon spirit with Boston tribute    [ Ethics ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2013/apr/21/london-marathon-boston-bombings-tribute?CMP=twt_gu

Royal & Ancient ‘will not bully’ clubs into accepting women members    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2013/apr/23/open-2013-muirfield-women

 

Godolphin trainer Mahmood al-Zarooni banned from racing for eight years for doping   [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.news.com.au/sport/superracing/godolphin-trainer-mahmood-al-zarooni-banned-from-racing-for-eight-years-for-doping/story-fndpqu3p-1226629690429

 

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Africa

The shy girl who conquered London    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.nation.co.ke/sports/athletics/The-shy-girl-who-conquered-London/-/1100/1756762/-/11p3f84z/-/index.html

 

Tanzania: Sports Journalists to Benefit From Aips Projects    [ Ethics ]
http://allafrica.com/stories/201304220613.html

 

Egypt: Local Foundation Fights Breast Cancer Through Sports    [ Sport-social justice ]
http://allafrica.com/stories/201304221904.html

 

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