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Organisers of the 2022 ICC Men's T20 World cup commemorated ‘One Year to Go’ on Saturday 16 October 2021. The International Cricket Council’s (ICC) T20 World Cup format will bring 16 International T20 Cricket teams to compete in 45 matches across seven world class venues across

"We just need to value that which already exists & persists." Stunning story on Patty Mills in the Good Weekend that explores his Torres Strait & Aboriginal totems - Spanish Mackerel, Green Sea Turtle, Wedge Tailed Eagle & his belonging to “The South Wind". Although he

  “Mental health is a battle but I win everyday." For #WorldMentalHealthDay I watched Untold: Breaking Point on Netflix. It’s an extraordinary 10/10 story of US Tennis player Mardy Fish & his mental health battles. An incredible portrait of the impact of the pressure of being the #1

The power of determination! Manami Ito is a Japanese nurse, violinist & former Paralympian swimmer who lost her arm in a car accident. She plays the violin beautifully with a specially designed prosthetic arm & stole the show at the Tokyo Paralympics Opening Ceremony. She is

Rise Toa Samoa! One amazing stat from the NRL Grand Final was the combined 10 Samoan heritage players across both squads. Mindblowing that a tiny Pacific island chain & diaspora can produce such excellence including the brilliant winning try from Stephen Crichton. The Samoans (and wider

Grandmothers have always played a central role in rugby league and Manly's Jason Saab sadly lost his grandma to COVID-19 whilst in the NRL bubble. He is paying tribute with painted boots that feature wings. Saab shared his story with the SMH: "She always told

Finland is set to host a major BWF event for the first time when the 17th edition of the TotalEnergies BWF Sudirman Cup Finals 2021 take place in Vantaa, Finland. The BWF Sudirman Cup returns to Europe after the last tournament was hosted in Nanning, China

Amazing & historic scenes at the US Open as the world #150, 18-year-old unseeded schoolgirl Emma Radacanu, became the first British woman in 44 years to win a grand slam event. So moved was Queen Elizabeth II, she sent a rare congratulatory note to acknowledge her

  The King! A magnificent and fitting celebration by Dylan Alcott for his US Open wheelchair victory delivering a historic 'Golden Slam’ & his 15th Grand Slam Singles title. Dylan becomes the first man to achieve this feat, which cements his legacy as an all time

Persistence rewarded! Aussie Madison De Rozario won gold in the 800m wheelchair event having previously won 4 silver medals. As a four year old, Rozario contracted transverse myelitis, a neurological disorder which causes inflammation of the spinal cord. She broke her silver medal streak with the

Unbelievably inspiring! Egypt's Ibrahim Hamadtou plays table tennis without arms, serving & returning the ball with the paddle in his teeth. After losing his arms in a train accident at age 10, the 48 year old took up table tennis "as a challenge." "I was in

“When I die, I want people to know that Abbas Karimi, without arms, he never gave up on his dreams and his goals.” The Afghani Paralympian butterfly swimmer did not win a medal but he won hearts all over the world. He fled the Taliban