Jack Kerr
is a journalist and documentary maker.

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News December 10, 2016

Amateur sportspeople more likely to be found doping

With complex anti-doping regulations, mislabelling of supplements, and sporting bodies wanting to keep investigations in-house, drug tests are more likely to uncover cheats among amateurs than professional athletes.

Sport December 03, 2016

Mind craft: Rowena Webster, 28, water polo player

Olympic bronze medallist Rowena Webster on how she got her head back in the game.

Sport November 19, 2016

Jersey boy: Tarek Elrich, 29, soccer player

Tarek Elrich on the A-League’s growing strength and doing his bit for charity.

News November 12, 2016

FFA, FIFA, match-fixing and sports integrity

As a soccer player banned for match-fixing seeks to have Football Federation Australia permit him to rejoin the game, a former FIFA integrity official warns such a move would make a mockery of the fight against corruption in the sport.

Sport October 01, 2016

It’s catching: Dan Rule, 29, ultimate frisbee player

Dan Rule on the lure of the hovering frisbee and the spirit of fair play.

News September 24, 2016

FIFA pushes for Football Federation Australia reform

It may not be long since FIFA itself was rocked by scandal, but now soccer’s world governing body is in Australia to push through reforms to Football Federation Australia.

Sport September 10, 2016

Among Giants: Nick Haynes, 24, Australian rules footballer

GWS Giants defender Nick Haynes ahead of his team’s qualifying final against the Sydney Swans.

Sport August 20, 2016

Riding high: Ben Hannant, 31, rugby league player

North Queensland Cowboys’ Ben Hannant on the NRL’s future and being a proud father of six.

News July 23, 2016

High stakes as online gaming bets on Northern Territory

Relaxed regulations surrounding online gambling have turned the Northern Territory into a haven for sports betting agencies.