Victoria police officer filmed allegedly choking and pinning woman to the ground

Victoria police have arrested and charged a young woman in Melbourne who was captured on video allegedly being choked and pinned to the ground by a police officer. In video footage posted initially on social media, the woman – who was subsequently found to have had an exemption for wearing a face mask – can be heard shouting “He’s choking me” as … Read more Victoria police officer filmed allegedly choking and pinning woman to the ground

Last Post played at empty MCG as coronavirus pandemic prevents traditional AFL game | ABC News

The traditional Anzac Day AFL match between Collingwood and Essendon wasn’t played today, breaking a 26-year tradition. The game still paid its respects though, with the Last Post being played at an empty MCG while Collingwood and Essendon paid tribute to fallen soldiers. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/anzac/ For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY … Read more Last Post played at empty MCG as coronavirus pandemic prevents traditional AFL game | ABC News

Killing Eve’s Harriet Walter Says We All Have An Inner Dasha | This Morning

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1JM41yF From Lady Caroline Collingwood to Clementine Churchill, Dame Harriet Walter has played some of television’s most iconic women. But few were as fun as Dasha, a ruthless Russian handler in the new series of Killing Eve. Harriet tells us why this was a role she just couldn’t turn down. Broadcast … Read more Killing Eve’s Harriet Walter Says We All Have An Inner Dasha | This Morning

AFL boss confirms membership refunds available during coronavirus crisis | ABC News

AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan has confirmed that club members will be refunded if they need to be but implored those who could afford to continue paying for their membership to do so, to support their club. His comments on ABC Radio Melbourne come after a heated exchange between Collingwood president Eddie McGuire and his … Read more AFL boss confirms membership refunds available during coronavirus crisis | ABC News

Cricket: England Take First Twenty20 Against Australia With Dramatic Last Ball Victory

England, fresh from their 2010/2011 Ashes success, have won the opening Twenty20 match against Australia in Adelaide in dramatic style, clinching victory in the very last ball with a four from Chris Woakes. Australia, who recorded 157-4, looked on course to defend that score, though England’s last gasp victory means they are now T20 World … Read more Cricket: England Take First Twenty20 Against Australia With Dramatic Last Ball Victory

The Ashes 2010/2011: Cook and Bell Help England Close in on Series Win in SCG

At the end of the third day of the fifth and final Ashes 2010/2011 test at the SCG, in Sydney, Australian hopes of levelling the series looked to be forlorn, as England, aided by centuries from Alistair Cook (189) and Ian Bell (115) took a commanding first innings lead. England ended the day on 488 … Read more The Ashes 2010/2011: Cook and Bell Help England Close in on Series Win in SCG

The Ashes 2010/2011: Advantage England on Rain-Delayed Opening Day at Sydney

England have taken a marginal advantage on the opening day of the fifth and final The Ashes 2010/2011 test match at Sydney’s SCG, after reducing the hosts to 134 for 4 on a rain-hit day of cricket. Australia looked to have got the better of the periods when play was possible, as they put themselves … Read more The Ashes 2010/2011: Advantage England on Rain-Delayed Opening Day at Sydney

The Ashes 2010/2011 Cricket: Johnson Leads Australia Fightback on Perth Day Two

Mitchell Johnson lead a remarkable Australian fightback on the second day of the third Ashes 2010/2011 test match at the Waca, in Perth, Western Australia. The left-armed paceman produced a stunning spell en route to collecting six wickets for just 38 runs, which meant that Australia dismissed England for just 187, before putting on 119-3 … Read more The Ashes 2010/2011 Cricket: Johnson Leads Australia Fightback on Perth Day Two

The Ashes 2010/2011 Cricket: England Edge Day One in Perth

England edged closer to an Ashes 2010/2011 series win with a fine day in the field on the opening day of the third test in Perth, bowling out Australia for 268, before putting on 29 runs for no wicket in the final three quarters of an hour. Once again, as has been somewhat customary in … Read more The Ashes 2010/2011 Cricket: England Edge Day One in Perth

The Ashes 2010/2011 Cricket: Pietersen Double Century Gives England Control on Adelaide 3rd Day

Kevin Pietersen returned to batting form in fine style in the third day of the Ashes 2010/2011 Adelaide Test match, hitting 213 not out after starting the day on 85. England finished the day with 551-4, giving them control of the test after Australia’s disappointing 245 all out. On a day when the pitch offered … Read more The Ashes 2010/2011 Cricket: Pietersen Double Century Gives England Control on Adelaide 3rd Day

The Ashes Cricket 2010/2011: England Claim Opening Day of Adelaide Test

England’s bowlers took two Australian wickets without the scoreboard registering a single run for the hosts, in the opening over of the second Ashes 2010/2011 test match at Adelaide. At stumps, England had removed Australia for 245 runs on a pitch that had looked to be a 400+ wicket, and added a single run without … Read more The Ashes Cricket 2010/2011: England Claim Opening Day of Adelaide Test

The Ashes 2010/11 Cricket: Australia Take Control on Day Three

Australia took control of the opening Ashes 2010/11 series as Mike Hussey (195) and Brad Haddin (136) produced a fabulous sixth-wicket stand of 307 on the third day at the Gabba. Australia finished the day having set a first innings total of 481 in reply to England’s lacklustre 260. England had begun their fightback with … Read more The Ashes 2010/11 Cricket: Australia Take Control on Day Three

Cricket: Peter Siddle Gets The Ashes 2010/11 Underway with Hat-Trick

Peter Siddle had the 26th birthday every Australian cricketer dreams of today as he took a test-best 6-54 on the opening day of this summer’s Ashes series against England in Brisbane – making a brilliant hat-trick in the process. England rallied through the in-form Ian Bell (76), but were eventually removed for just 260 in  the … Read more Cricket: Peter Siddle Gets The Ashes 2010/11 Underway with Hat-Trick

AFL Grand Final 2010: Collingwood Magpies and St Kilda Saints Play Out Incredible Draw!

The 2010 AFL Grand Final took place today in the MCG at Melbourne, where Collingwood “Magpies” and St Kilda “Saints” – both Victorian sides – played out an indcredible draw, the first in the sport’s main event since 1977. Scoring went: COLLINGWOOD 4.2  7.8  7.13  9.14 (68) ST KILDA 3.2  4.2  7.5  10.8 (68) The … Read more AFL Grand Final 2010: Collingwood Magpies and St Kilda Saints Play Out Incredible Draw!

Cricket: South Africa Remove England for 180 in Fourth Test 1st Innings

England’s cricket team emerged today once again in their role as Mr Hyde to last week’s heroic Jekyll, as their top order capitulated, before Collingwood and Bell steadied the ship. England were (not so) eventually all out for just 180. Andrew Strauss (0) started the day badly as, despite winning the toss and electing to … Read more Cricket: South Africa Remove England for 180 in Fourth Test 1st Innings