Bluestone Round up: Ethics in sport – 28 June 2013

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Australia

NRL Fund Jillaroos World Cup Campaign    [ Women in sport ]
http://sportingsheilas.com.au/2013/06/nrl-fund-jillaroos-world-cup-campaign/

 

AFL management not a man’s world anymore   [ Women in sport ]
http://www.foxsports.com.au/afl/afl-management-not-a-mans-world-anymore/story-e6frf33l-1226670836196#.Ucu3fTvPXW8

 

Mick Malthouse says the AFL needs to give clarity on the Essendon drugs saga   [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.news.com.au/sport/afl/mick-malthouse-says-the-afl-needs-to-give-clarity-on-the-essendon-drugs-saga/story-fnelctok-1226670834060

 

Announcement expected on grassroots cricket   [ Other angles ]
http://sportsbusinessinsider.com.au/news/announcement-expected-on-grassroots-cricket/

 

Long haul strikes gold for elite ironwomen at Coolangatta    [ Women in sport ]

http://www.theaustralian.com.au/sport/long-haul-strikes-gold-for-elite-ironwomen-at-coolangatta/story-e6frg7mf-1226667490068?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TheAustralianSportsNews+%28The+Australian+%7C+Sport%29

 

Netball honoured for creating healthy communities    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.netball.asn.au/newsItem.asp?orgID=1&ID=42947

 

ASADA’s powers boosted by ruling    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/asadas-powers-boosted-by-ruling-20130625-2ovdb.html

 

Cap cruels yet another youngster’s NRL debut    [ Fairness ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/cap-cruels-yet-another-youngsters-nrl-debut-20130622-2op7t.html

 

IQ2 Debate: Is it OK for Athletes to Use Performance Enhancing Drugs?    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.abc.net.au/tv/bigideas/stories/2013/06/03/3770761.htm

 

Racism in AFL: Black day for local footy in South Australia    [ Racism]
http://www.adelaidenow.com.au/news/south-australia/black-day-for-local-footy-in-south-australia/story-e6frea83-1226668111838

 

Australia sacks cricket coach Mickey Arthur on eve of Ashes    [ Other angles ]
http://www.smh.com.au/sport/cricket/australia-sacks-cricket-coach-mickey-arthur-on-eve-of-ashes-20130624-2orlv.html#ixzz2X5uDlnIu

 

High-profile incidents suggest otherwise, but numbers show NRL alcohol strategy is working    [ Well-being ]
http://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/highprofile-incidents-suggest-otherwise-but-numbers-show-nrl-alcohol-strategy-is-working-20130624-2os5x.html

 

I took banned drug: Watson    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.theage.com.au/afl/afl-news/i-took-banned-drug-watson-20130624-2ota0.html#ixzz2XAtQgn1z

 

How kids can put an end to racism    [ Racism ]
http://www.illawarramercury.com.au/story/1593682/how-kids-can-put-an-end-to-racism/

 

Inclusion in Sport – The Similarities, The Differences.    [ Ethics ]
http://iwebinar.com.au/library/inclusion/

 

Salisbury United soccer player apologises for racially abusing Playford City opponent    [ Racism ]
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/salisbury-united-soccer-player-apologises-for-racially-abusing-playford-city-opponent/story-e6frg6n6-1226669365422?sv=7671071d9424d47bb384ab4784af9cdd#.Uck-wQFcn5k.twitter

 

Jobe Watson gets full support of Essendon coach James Hird    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-06-26/jobe-watson-gets-full-support-of-essendon-coach/4781748?section=sport

 

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Americas

NFL star Aaron Hernandez charged with murder after friend Odin Lloyd’s death    [ Ethics ]
http://www.news.com.au/sport/more-sport/nfl-star-aaron-hernandez-in-handcuffs-after-friend-odin-lloyds-death/story-fndukor0-1226670524774

 

LGBT Sports Summit formalizes coalition at Nike, creates action items to end anti-LGBT bias in sports    [ Homophobia ]
http://ht.ly/meVX4

 

One killed as a million protest in Brazil over public services and high cost of World Cup 2014    [ Sport-social justice ]
http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/1780774/Rio-de-Janeiro-protest-draws-300,000

 

Italy National Soccer Team Confined to Hotel Amid Brazil Protest    [ Sport-social justice ]
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-06-21/italy-national-soccer-team-confined-to-hotel-amid-brazil-protest.html

 

I visited one of Rio’s most notorious favelas and found football working miracles    [ Sport-social justice ]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/22951694

 

Inspired by Collins, a High School Coach Comes Out    [ Homophobia ]
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/26/sports/inspired-by-collins-a-high-school-coach-comes-out.html?ref=sports&_r=1&

 

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Asia

FICA refers Laxman Sivaramakrishnan’s election to ICC ethics officer    [ Ethics ]
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/cricket/top-stories/FICA-refers-Laxman-Sivaramakrishnans-election-to-ICC-ethics-officer/articleshow/20793132.cms

 

Sport as a tool for resisting injustice    [ Sport-social justice ]
http://www.sportanddev.org/?5784/1/Sport-as-a-tool-for-resisting-injustice

 

Chinese Football Association offers apology    [ Other angles ]
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/sports/2013-06/25/content_16654133.htm

 

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Europe

Racism in English football shouldn’t be accepted as “part of the game”    [ Racism ]
http://www.lawinsport.com/articles/employment-law/item/racism-in-english-football-shouldn-t-be-accepted-as-part-of-the-game?utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=Tweet&utm_campaign=ArielAnnoucement

 

Soccer: Spain’s players deny party in hotel in robbery    [ Ethics ]
http://www.sfgate.com/sports/article/Spain-s-players-deny-party-in-hotel-in-robbery-4620945.php

 

Sports experts call for longer school day and end of ‘gym slip culture’ to help tackle child obesity    [ Well-being ]
http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/welsh-sports-experts-call-culture-4592920

 

Attitudes are changing post Armstrong scandal    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/more-sports/cycling/Attitudes-are-changing-post-Armstrong-scandal/articleshow/20772672.cms

 

Football: Marc-Vivien Foe death: His legacy 10 years after collapsing on pitch    [ Well-being ]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/23052120

 

Curb Premier League power and cut prices, supporters summit urges    [ Ethics ]
http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/football/premier-league/curb-premier-league-power-and-cut-prices-supporters-summit-urges-8669851.html

 

England Women Soccer Stars Trade Laundry Jobs for TV Time    [ Women in sport ]
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-06-26/england-women-soccer-stars-trade-laundry-jobs-for-tv-time.html

 

Russia cracks down on hooligans    [ Ethics ]
http://www.foxsports.com.au/football/russia-cracks-down-on-hooligans/story-e6frf423-1226667892531#.UcvIDTvPXW9

 

Ullrich doping confession leaves IOC in a dilemma    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/cycling/1014772-ullrich-doping-confession-leaves-ioc-in-a-dilemma

 

Wimbledon 2013: Should men play best-of-three-sets matches?    [ Ethics ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/blog/2013/jun/25/wimbledon-2013-men-three-sets

 

Lynsey Sharp admits doping among rivals almost made her quit    [ Drugs in sport ]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2013/jun/25/lynsey-sharp-doping-gold-medal

 

Top Italian football clubs raided by finance police investigating tax-dodging and money laundering    [ Ethics - salary/revenue ]
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/top-italian-football-clubs-raided-by-finance-police-investigating-taxdodging-and-money-laundering-8672744.html

 

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Africa

Five ways sport can help rehabilitate refugees    [ Sport for development ]
http://www.sportanddev.org/en/newsnviews/news/?5785/1/Five-ways-sport-can-help-rehabilitate-refugees

 

TP Mazembe fan hides in dressing room after attacking referee    [ Ethics ]
http://mg.co.za/article/2013-06-25-tp-mazembe-fan-hides-in-dressing-room-after-attacking-referee

 

African football legends play for peace in Liberia    [ Sport for development ]
http://www.nation.co.ke/sports/football/African-football-legends-play-for-peace/-/1102/1893696/-/jo6d24z/-/index.html

 

South Africa: Sab and Safa Recommit to Developing Grassroots Football    [ Sport for development ]
http://allafrica.com/stories/201306261497.html

 

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