OFTEN-maligned Aussie NBA centre Andrew Bogut received some long overdue praise after a huge game for the Warriors in the Western Conference finals.

    RUSSIAN powerpuncher Alex Povetkin took just 91 seconds to destroy Mike Perez and earn a shot at the world heavyweight championship.

    CONTROVERSIAL Reds star James O’Connor didn’t just make the blooper of the season on Friday - he also had a dressing room blow-up with a teammate.

    KANE Williamson’s unbeaten 92 rounded off a fine day’s work for New Zealand in the first Test against England at Lord’s overnight.

    IF Australia is unlikely to host football’s World Cup in the foreseeable future, then maybe 2015 will be looked back on as the year that brought the next best thing

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    AFL Round 8 - Richmond v Melbourne

    May 19, 2013

    Event:                   AFL Round 8 
    Teams:                  Richmond v Melbourne
    Date:                     Sunday May 19, 2013
    Start time:             3.20pm

    Gate opening:
    Public/AFL members: 1.00pm
    MCC members: 12.30pm

    Car park opening:
    Gate 3: 8.30am
    Gate 5: 11.00am
    Gate 6: 12.00pm
    Gate 7: 11.00am (media, corporate and disabled pass holders only)

    Expected attendance: 40,000

    General admission seating:

    Ponsford Stand
    M28-M34
    M34-M36 (front of bays)
    Q29-Q36

    Olympic Stand
    Q49-Q57

    Great Southern Stand
    M1-M9
    P1-P8
    Q1-Q15

    Cheersquad allocation:
    Richmond - Bays M3 (Rows A-K) and M4 (Rows A-K)
    Melbourne - Bays M33 (Rows A-S)

    Tickets: Reserved seats can be purchased at Ticketek.

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