sport & entertainment

2011-801P 22Dec11  The Shane Warne statue.
Went with article on the unveiling of a statue to Shane Warne.
2011-768P 9Dec11  We can't wake up Jeff.
Went with article on the Wiggles not performing at Carols by candlelight for the first time in 19 years.  Wake up Jeff is one of their songs.
2011-725 24Nov11  This year's AFL draft.
The newly formed Western Giants football club getting the lion's share of the draft picks.
2011-669 1Nov11  The rate that stops a nation.
Keen interest on the latest official interest rate announcement on the day of the Melbourne Cup race.
2011-665 31Oct11  Feature Spring racing race.
Qantas industrial dispute playing havoc with racegoers travelling to Melbourne for the Cup.
2011-648 24Oct11  Picket lines this Spring.
Jockeys threatening industrial action during the Spring racing Carnival.

2011-618 27sept11  Football revenue.
The AFL's sophisticated and multi faceted approach to extracting money from footy fans.
2011-613 26Sept11  Pokies up there Cazaly.
The AFL running a campaign opposing planned gambling reform.
2011-578 12Sept11 Aussie shock and awe.
Defeat of Serena Williams by Australian Samantha Stosur in the US Open.
2011-515 15Aug11  Rich clubs up there Cazaly.
Growing wealth gap between the well off and not so well off AFL clubs.
2011-452P 15July11  Collingwood's colours. 
Went with article on the Collingwood betting scandal.
2011-426 6July11  The running of the Hendra virus stakes.
Another outbreak of the deadly Hendra virus in racing stables in Southern Queensland.
2011-328P 24May11  Future goal umpire?
Went with article on the AFL investigating a series of recent betting plunges with fears that clubs may be leaking sensitive information.
2011-284 6May11  Blood sports in Victoria.
Accident at a jumps meet in Warrnambool where a riderless horse jumped into a spectators area.
2011-265 20April11  Extended AFL ladder.
The Australian Football League's newest team, the Gold Coast Suns, doing very poorly.
2011-216P 29March11  Ponting decides to walk.
Went with article about Ricky Ponting announcing that he is stepping down as Captain of the Australian Cricket team.
2011-127 22Feb11  The banner to match the team's performance.
Multiple sex scandals that have rocked the St. Kilda football club.
2011-114 16Feb11  Clinics for kids.
Reflection on Peter Costello's comment that AFL players are not qualified to teach life skills to children.
2011-106 14Feb11  Declarations of undying love on Valentine's Day.
The publicity surrounding Shane Warne and Liz Hurley over their romance.
2011-102 P10Feb11Intimate candlelit dinner for 200.
Went with article on the media pack following Warne and Hurley's every move.
2011-020P 10Jan11  First training session.
Pocket cartoon that went with article about teenage girl at centre of St Kilda players nude photo scandal turning up to the players' first training session for the season.
2011-013 7Jan11  Royal wedding will be shown on prime time TV.
The televising of the Royal wedding bound to conflict with football broadcasts.
2011-009 6Jan11  Britannia rules the waves again.
England dominating the Ashes test series and the widespread flooding in Eastern Australia.