Adelaide becomes Mumbai for thriller

Almost a decade ago, Australian film producer Gary Hamilton and his movie executive wife Ying Li were in Thailand and about to fly to Mumbai, India, and stay in the elegant Taj Mahal Palace Hotel. They received what they thought was bad news. Mass demonstrations had flared across Thailand, Bangkok’s …

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Ashley-Cooper close to 4th World Cup bid

Adam Ashley-Cooper’s return for a crack at a fourth Rugby World Cup campaign with the Wallabies appears close with the NSW Waratahs confirming keen interest and negotiations with him. Waratahs CEO Andrew Hore emphasised the versatile winger’s personal attributes on Thursday, while saying contract discussions “are live and we will …

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Diamonds gallant in defeat | The West Australian

Albany Advertiser Thursday, 11 October 2018 8:59AM Camera IconTambellup’s Penny Squibb contests for the WA Diamonds in the first match of the Women’s Australian Hockey League against the South Australian Suns on Sunday.Picture: Hockey Australia Facebook IconTwitter IconEmail IconLink Icon The efforts of Great Southern trio Kathryn Slattery, Penny Squibb …

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Too Darn Hot heads Dewhurst Stakes seven | Racing News

Last Updated: 11/10/18 12:04pm Too Darn Hot Too Darn Hot heads a field of seven declared for the Darley Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket on Saturday. The impeccably-bred son of Dubawi out of multiple Group One-winning mare Dar Re Mi has showed enormous potential in winning each of his three starts …

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Mullins mob handed in Cesarewitch | Racing News

Last Updated: 11/10/18 12:06pm Stratum (centre) – favourite for the Cesarewitch Ante-post favourite Stratum heads a seven-strong team for Willie Mullins in a maximum field of 34 for Saturday’s Dubai £500,000 Cesarewitch Stakes at Newmarket. The five-year-old finished third in the Ascot Stakes and won a valuable prize at Newbury …

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Walk shines light on leukaemia struggle

Two friends with first-hand experience of the upheaval and devastation caused by leukaemia are urging the community to get behind a fundraising event in Geraldton on Friday. Light the Night is an annual evening lantern walk held across Australia to raise money and awareness for the Leukaemia Foundation. Nikki Robb, …

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