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Living in Melbourne

When I told my friends in Melbourne that I’d be arriving there in late February, a common reaction was that it’s a shame that I’d be missing most of the summer. 784 more words


VIDEO: Here's a Brutal Clothesline Tackle From Aussie Rules Football

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North Melbourne’s Lindsay Thomas tackled Lachie Hunter of the Western Bulldogs during a recent AFL match. The tackle was awkward and high and looked very painful.

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Aussie Rules Football: The Greatest Sport You've Never Heard of

Think of your favorite sport. Got it? Good (you’re wrong, but good). Now think of five other sports. Got those? Great! Now imagine a world where you could combine all of your favorite aspects of those six sports into one big bastard of a game. 745 more words


Sports in Australia

Australians love their sports.  Pick up any daily and the front page invariably has a huge picture of yesterday’s match or event. Based on attendance figures, their top two sports are Australian Rules Football and horse racing. 234 more words

Aussie Rules Player Allegedly Threatened to Stab Woman With Chopsticks, Won't Face Charges

Dustin Martin is a 24-year old Aussie rules football player. He seems like a nice young man. Earlier this month, Martin was involved in an “incident” after he allegedly spent the day getting drunk at the Stereosonic music festival. 96 more words

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Retired Aussie Rules Footballer Takes Up Boxing, Leaves Ring on Stretcher in Debut Bout

Shane Tuck retired from the Australian Rules Football in 2013. Tuck made his professional boxing debut at the Convention & Exhibition Centre in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia today against 0-0-1 Lucas Miller. 17 more words