Kiwi drought won’t happen again for Australian Super sides: Hanigan

It was the most telling statistic of last season. In 40 matches across three Super Rugby seasons, no Australian team could beat a Kiwi side. The drought ended, eventually, when the Waratahs outscored the Highlanders six-tries-to-one in Sydney in round 14. Drought-breaker: Bernard Foley offloads during the Waratahs’ round 14 win over the Highlanders last year.Credit:AAP But it only happened […]

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AFL drought driving Bombers in pre-season

There is plenty of reason for optimism at Essendon as pre-season training gets underway, with star recruit from GWS Dylan Shiel joining his new teammates ahead of schedule. Injured key forward Joe Daniher, a key to the Bombers' 2019 prospects, also went through some running drills as he returns from the osteitis pubis that ruined his 2018 season. Don’t ask […]

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Kangaroos bouncing into Canberra chasing food and water

Huge mob of kangaroos overrun suburbs in a desperate search for food and water during Australia’s worst drought in 50 years  Australia has endured one of its most intense droughts of the century  The nation had its driest July since 2002 and driest Autumn since 1902  Farmers in rural areas are being forced to shoot kangaroos to maintain livestock Severe […]

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