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Black and Blue

Claire Miller claims that Unimelb was robbed of the gold.

8 August 2016
Playing the Field / ICC Cricket World Cup Final

In terms of viewership, the ICC Cricket World Cup is the third most popular global sporting event, behind only the Olympics and the all-conquering FIFA World Cup. The 2015 tournament, jointly hosted by Australia and New Zealand, had an official attendance of over 1 million people. A total of 14 countries competed in 49 matches […]

5 August 2015
Uni Teams Up With Its Demons

The University of Melbourne has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Melbourne Football Club (MFC) that affirms the institutions’ intention to collaborate on research and community engagement projects. University Vice-Chancellor Glyn Davis and MFC CEO Peter Jackson formalised the partnership in late January, noting a shared investment in the future of the City of […]

28 March 2015
MU Sport Shifts Funding

Melbourne University Sport (MU Sport) is set to implement a new funding model for its 40 sporting clubs. The new model will aim to create more transparent and equitable funding system, following the controversy in the fair fund distribution among the clubs. Under the current system, sporting clubs are categorised into three categories: competitive, recreational […]

Wide World of Weird Sports

I’ve never been good at sport, especially team sports where my incompetence lets down an entire team as well as myself. Due to this complete inability, I never sought out to join a sports club at the university. Much to my surprise there are more clubs than I could have imagined, with sports I’d never […]

20 March 2015