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Unusual breeds take their turn

FORTY breeds attended the Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria’s annual horse show.

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Rhiann makes dad proud

RHIANN O’Donnell has been a fixture around the Mildura West Cricket Club since an early age.

Clarke grabs World Cup double

TWENTY combin­ations came from all over Australia to compete at the inaugural Boneo Park World Cup.

Rhiann makes dad proud

Rhiann makes dad proud

RHIANN O’Donnell has been a fixture around the Mildura West Cricket Club since an early age.

Clarke grabs World Cup double

 Shepparton World Cup qualifier. Tim Clarke In The World Cup Riding Caltango

TWENTY combin­ations came from all over Australia to compete at the inaugural Boneo Park World Cup.

Tamworth is no pony ride

Tamworth rodeo and campdraft

IT’S a spectacular vault but one unlikely to earn high praise from the judging panel. Zero points for grace. Zero points for landing. But 10 for entertainment.

Connors quits VFL for country footy

VFL first preliminary final: Footscray v. Port Melbourne.

PORT Melbourne has lost its leading goalkicker and the VFL arguably its most talented, and unmistakably its most theatrical, player.

Shetland has got the goods

Shetland has got the goods

THE show horses made for good viewing at the Royal Summer Horse Show’s saddle ­section.

Alderuccio joins AFL CM

2015 Australian Open - Previews

DAVID Alderuccio has been appointed AFL Central Murray’s inaugural regional operations manager.

Big blow Connors quits VFL for country footy

PORT Melbourne has lost its leading goalkicker and the VFL arguably its most talented, and unmistakably its most theatrical, player.

Gowans to coach Crows

Ellinbank FL, Longwarry v Warragul Industrials

SCOTT Gowans is Longwarry’s new senior coach for 2015 after Dean Rice stepped down.

Alderuccio joins AFL CM

2015 Australian Open - Previews

DAVID Alderuccio has been appointed AFL Central Murray’s inaugural regional operations manager.

Devine joins AFL GM

Devine joins AFL GM

AFL Queensland’s Simon Devine has been appointed AFL Goulburn Murray’s league operations manager.

Country footy club's big court win

Echunga Football Club

A COUNTRY football team relegated to a lower division after winning the A-grade flag has won a court challenge against the decision.

Champs shine at annual event

THE Show Horse Council of Victoria’s annual championships were held over January 16-18.

Get ahead of the flames

 Trapped horses pace along the fenceline of their paddock as a brushfire approaches. The fire started near Donnybrook on the ...

VICTORIANS are being urged to plan for animals as well as their families during bushfire season.

Clarke grabs World Cup double

 Shepparton World Cup qualifier. Tim Clarke In The World Cup Riding Caltango

TWENTY combin­ations came from all over Australia to compete at the inaugural Boneo Park World Cup.

Shetland has got the goods

Shetland has got the goods

THE show horses made for good viewing at the Royal Summer Horse Show’s saddle ­section.

Unusual breeds take their turn

Unusual breeds take their turn

FORTY breeds attended the Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria’s annual horse show.

Sexy reporter stealing Super Bowl limelight

Sexy reporter stealing Super Bowl limelight

WITH her head-turning looks, foreign accent and larger than life personality, Mexican reporter Ines Sainz is grabbing as much attention as the players.

SuperCoach prices revealed: Part 2

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GET the jump on your mates with full SuperCoach prices for the Cats, Suns, GWS, Hawks, Demons plus Kangaroos and our best buys.

Mick’s sermon on the mount

CARLTON MT BULLER TWO DAY CAMP

CARLTON coach Michael Malthouse says an “air of optimism” has engulfed the club as it attempts to shut down its vulnerabilities. SEE MORE PICS FROM THE BLUES’ MT BULLER CAMP

Hat-trick or bust: Lee’s amazing finale

Sydney v Perth - Big Bash League: Final

THE last of Brett Lee’s 2,706 deliveries saw the veteran faced with the ultimate test - take a hat-trick, or lose the Big Bash final.

D-day in Hird drug challenge

Essendon Training

A JAMES Hird victory in his one-man court war against ASADA could throw the AFL Anti-Doping Tribunal case against the “Essendon 34” into chaos.

Bomber: Little ‘raised prospect of axe’

North Melbourne v. Essendon at the MCG.

MARK Thompson says he was asked by Paul Little to consider coaching Essendon in 2015 on the night of last year’s now infamous best and fairest count.

Don’t treat clubs up north like outposts

Staff headshot - Andrew Hamilton

THE AFL has sent Brisbane and the Gold Coast Suns to conquer the new world and armed them only with toy guns, writes Andrew Hamilton.

Swans to crunch draft numbers

Swans Academy

THE Sydney Swans will pre-empt the draft cost of their academy stars before casting feedback on the AFL’s proposed bidding system.

‘Get off your f***ing phone, mate’

‘Get off your f***ing phone, mate’

IT TRULY was an incredible spectacle. As Nick Kyrgios abused the crowd at the Australian Open last night, they responded with even more love.

Home school claims dismissed

Home school claims dismissed

DEPUTY Premier James Merlino has refuted claims thousands of children being illegally home schooled in Victoria.

Rhiann makes dad proud

Rhiann makes dad proud

RHIANN O’Donnell has been a fixture around the Mildura West Cricket Club since an early age.

Sustainability a key to NAB lending

Sustainability a key to NAB lending

NATIONAL Australia Bank will place more emphasis on sustainable business practices when lending money to farmers.

Hands-free without a hitch

Hands-free without a hitch

JOHN Deere’s fully automated three-point linkage connection system has earned it a SIMA Innovation Award.

Twins all fired up

 Twin sisters Sally and Kerry Reiners 22yrs have been abseling out of hovering helicopters as part of DSE rappellers training...

GROWING up on a farm in Corryong, twins Kerryanne and Sally Reiners lived a girl’s own adventure.