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Australian Football is not wholly Australian; but what is?

When I was 10 years old, Transworld Sport was shown on TV at 8am on a Saturday morning. It would show clips of¬†Buzkashi, a popular game in places like Afghanistan and Mongolia where men on horses attempt to drag a … Continue reading

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The importance of place in Australia

I was wearing my kilt because it was the heaviest piece of clothing that I had, although the previous day when I had got on the plane from Cambodia was also the day when my country, Scotland, was voting to … Continue reading

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