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Sport January 30, 2016
Playing for peace: Ali Abbas, 29, soccer player
Soccer player Ali Abbas on putting religion aside and playing to make people happier.
Sport December 19, 2015
Aces high: Sam Groth, 28, tennis player
Late-bloomer Sam Groth on his best year in tennis yet.
Sport January 23, 2016
Green energy: Danny Green, 42, boxer
Danny Green on what boxing has taught him about human nature, and the Mundine rivalry.
Sport December 05, 2015
Higher goals: Sam Kerr, 22, soccer player
Matildas player Sam Kerr on the game she loves and the battle for fair pay.
Sport November 21, 2015
Firing the cannons: Robert Fletcher, 22, croquet player
The Lismore lad who’s been Association Croquet world champion since August 2013.
Sport November 14, 2015
Young gun: Minjee Lee, 19, golfer
Is Minjee Lee set to become Australia’s next golfing sensation?
Sport October 31, 2015
The Boss: Glen Boss, 46, jockey
Champion jockey Glen Boss on the mighty mare Makybe Diva and their three Melbourne Cups.
Sport October 24, 2015
Going the distance: Lisa Weightman, 36, marathon runner
Melbourne Half Marathon winner Lisa Weightman on her campaign for Rio.
Sport October 17, 2015
From the sidelines: Tony Popovic, 42, soccer coach
As head coach of AFC Champions League winners Western Sydney Wanderers, Tony Popovic knows what it’s like to taste success.
Sport October 03, 2015
Marathon man: Kurt Fearnley, 34, wheelchair athlete
Champion wheelchair athlete Kurt Fearnley on turning a disability into a strength.
Sport September 26, 2015
Defence department: Lee Spurr, 28, Australian rules footballer
Late-bloomer Lee Spurr on hitting his straps with the Fremantle Dockers.
Sport September 12, 2015
Hoop dreams: Michelle Payne, 29, jockey
Michelle Payne on the hectic, focused life of a champion jockey.