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Tuesday 28 March 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Land down under

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# australian open
How James McGee's Grand Slam breakthrough set the course for an ambitious 2015
Ireland’s top tennis player is in action at Australian Open qualifying next week.
# Land down under
From Cahill to Warne: These are our favourite Australian sports stars of the last 25 years
With the Wallabies in town, and our International Rules lads down under, we’ve been thinking about some old favourites.
# Land down under
Drunken hunter fights off Australian croc with an eye-poke
The younger adventurer had to think fast after being attacked by the large reptile.
# Land down under
Could a date change save the International Rules series?
Talk of a one-game series between Ireland and Australia is “not ideal”, admits manager Paul Earley.
# Australia
Australian academic proposes adoption of new national flag
John Blaxland reckons his proposed flag could replace three different flags currently in use in Australia.
# Men At Work
Down starlet Mooney looking forward to life down under
Eighteen-year-old set to complete his move to Collingwood next Wednesday.
# Men At Work
View from Oz: historic weekend as new boys Gold Coast pick up first-ever AFL win
Neil Sherwin spent the long weekend holed up in a small little Aussie bar watching sport on the telly. Here’s what he made of the action Down Under.
# Land down under
Forty per cent rise in Australian working holiday visa applications
There’s been a big increase in the numbers of young Irish people applying for Australian visas, while many who are already there are reluctant to return to Ireland.
# Bad Boys
Teenage girl alleges affair with Ricky Nixon
Super-agent who lured Irish GAA stars to Australia admits that his actions were “inappropriate”.
# Land down under
Opportunity knocks for Tommy Walsh as St. Kilda suspend unruly quartet
Former Kerry star Tommy Walsh may get his chance earlier than expected after the Melbourne side’s latest drug scandal.
# Land down under
The Magnificent Seven: Australian Open moments
As thinks hot up Down Under, Niall Kelly looks back at some of the best games from the Australian Open. New balls please!