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Trekking 4,000km along the Australian coast — on a skateboard

Trekking 4,000km along the Australian coast — on a skateboard

If you’ve been out driving on the eastern coast of Australia in the last few months, you might have seen Tom Drury. He would have been hard to miss, a 28-year-old with a droopy moustache and a backpack, cruising along by the side of the Bruce Highway. Cruising, on a skateboard. What you probably wouldn’t…MORE

Lleyton Hewitt’s son, Cruz, wins Australian junior tennis title

Lleyton Hewitt’s son, Cruz, wins Australian junior tennis title

Cruz Hewitt, son of former tennis world No. 1 Lleyton, is proving he’s a chip off the old block after winning an Australian Under-12s clay court tournament. The 12-year-old cruised to victory without dropping a set, according to the Australian Associated Press, and even went on to win the Under-12s doubles title alongside Asher Brownrigg.…MORE

Tottenham star Son Heung-Min racially abused online after Premier League defeat

Tottenham star Son Heung-Min racially abused online after Premier League defeat

Tottenham Hotspur has condemned the “abhorrent” online abuse directed at star player Son Heung-Min after the side’s 3-1 Premier League defeat by Manchester United on Sunday. The 28-year-old had been involved in one of the game’s key moments when he was adjudged to have been fouled by Scott McTominay in the build-up to the visitor’s…MORE

122 goals in 36 matches: The making of Bayern Munich’s wonderkid Jamal Musiala

122 goals in 36 matches: The making of Bayern Munich’s wonderkid Jamal Musiala

“Unbelievable” is the word that one of Jamal Musiala’s former coaches continually uses to describe the 18-year-old, who is fast developing into one of Europe’s most exciting talents. The attacking midfielder is currently thriving in his breakthrough season, scoring five goals in 29 appearances for Bayern Munich and making his senior debut for the German…MORE