AFLPA report shows AFLW players are doing unpaid overtime and lack access to key resources

AFLW players have been facing a number of challenges, including working unpaid hours and inequitable access to resources such as medical care, a report released by the AFL Players’ Association (AFLPA) has found. Key points: 42 percent of players said they were being required to undertake unpaid sessions on a weekly basis AFLW players had … Read more

Coach Matthew Mott does not want to take a risk with Jos Buttler ahead of T20 WC

Karachi [Pakistan]September 27 (ANI): England white-ball head coach Matthew Mott does not want to take any risks with star batter and white-ball captain Jos Buttler ahead of ICC T20 World Cup in October-November in Australia this year, as he is still battling a calf injury. Buttler picked up the injury in England while playing domestic … Read more

13,000 Spalding Basketball Goals Recalled Over Injury Hazards; Is Yours Included?

Spalding basketball goals are being recalled over an issue that may pose injury risks. More than 13,000 units are affected. The recall affects Spalding Momentous EZ Assembly Portable Basketball Goals with the 50- or 54-inch clear acrylic backboards, according to the recall announcement on the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) website. The problem lies … Read more

Passersby Rush to Help Ohio Police Officer Attacked During Traffic Stop

Police in Willoughby, Ohio, released footage of an officer receiving help from passing motorists as she was attacked by a man she pulled over during a traffic stop on September 10. According to the incident report, Willoughby Police Officer Stacee Wright pulled over a man driving a Chevrolet on Lost Nation Road around 4:24 pm … Read more

Working towards how I can improve as an opener, have more impact: KL Rahul

Mohali (Punjab) [India]September 19 (ANI): As team India gears up for the clash against Australia in the first T20I on Tuesday, vice-captain KL Rahul said he is working hard to improve himself as an opening batter and “give more impact to the team. “India will start off their home series against Australia on September 20. … Read more

Sydney News: Major events tipped to give economy shot in the arm

Here’s what you need to know this morning. Major events to boost economy The NSW government says Sydney’s events calendar is set to boost the city’s visitor economy. Tourism Minister Ben Franklin said the events, set to take place over the coming months, would be a major drawcard for the Harbor City. “In sport, we’ve … Read more

3-Year-Old Child Dies Of COVID-19 After Developing Anoxic Brain Injury

A 3-year-old child in Singapore died Tuesday of COVID-19, days after she tested positive for the virus, the Ministry of Health (MOH) said Wednesday. Authorities said the girl had a history of multiple medical conditions prior to contracting COVID-19. She had tested positive for the coronavirus via an antigen rapid test on Aug. 9, Yahoo … Read more

Afghanistan announce 15-member squad for T20 World Cup, Mohammad Nabi to lead

Kabul [Afghanistan]September 15 (ANI): Afghanistan on Thursday named their 15-member squad for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022, which begins in Australia on October 16. Mohammad Nabi, who led Afghanistan in the recently concluded Asia Cup 2022, takes up the captaincy reins again. Afghanistan will square off against England in their opening campaign at … Read more

Home Elevators Recalled Over Child Injury, Death Risks; 1 Fatality Reported

The company is recalling its home elevators as they pose serious injury and death risks among children. One fatality has been reported. The issue with ThyssenKrupp Access (TKA) residential elevators lies with the space between the hoistway door and the elevator car door or gate, according to the announcement on the US Consumer Product Safety … Read more

Richmond declares Dustin Martin a ‘certain starter’ for AFL elimination final against Brisbane Lions

Richmond coach Damien Hardwick says he expects Dustin Martin to make an impact in Thursday night’s elimination final against the Brisbane Lions despite not being fully fit. Key points: Martin has been sidelined with a hamstring injury Hardwick says he feels Martin is at “80 percent” fitness Shai Bolton will also play for the Tigers … Read more