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Billie Jean King wants Margaret Court Arena renamed

In Melbourne to celebrate 50th anniversary of her Australian Open victory, King says of Court ‘I don’t think it’s appropriate … she’s gotten derogatory’American tennis legend Billie Jean King has called for the Margaret Court Arena’s name to be chang…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2018/jan/12/billie-jean-king-wants-margaret-court-arena-renamed

AFL: Jeff Kennett returns as Hawthorn president

Former Victorian premier replaces Richard Garvey, who suddenly resigned just days after sacking of chief executive Tracey GaudryFormer Victorian premier Jeff Kennett has returned as Hawthorn president after Richard Garvey suddenly resigned from the rol…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2017/oct/04/afl-jeff-kennett-returns-as-hawthorn-president

Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley ‘rapt’ after getting two-year contract extension

Despite another disappointing AFL season Collingwood have announced a new two-year contract for Buckley

Collingwood have announced a new two-year contract for coach Nathan Buckley despite another disappointing AFL season.

The Magpies’s president Eddie McGuire made the announcement at a media conference at the club’s headquarters on Monday.

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2017/aug/28/afl-collingwood-coach-nathan-buckley-eddie-mcguire