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Player pay increase needed to stop offshore exodus

Canberra Capitals captain, Jess Bibby, has revealed Natalie Hurst’s early exit to play in Turkey has the support of the Club’s senior players but fronted the media to explain how the situation highlights the need for player pay to be increased in the WNBL in order to preve
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Sports Wizard® basketball ambassador heads for Turkey

Canberra Capitals star and Sports Wizard® basketball ambassador Natalie Hurst has left the 2013-2014 WNBL season two games early, signing a short-term deal in Turkey and immediately heading off overseas. Hurst, one of the Capitals’ most loyal servants, left Canberra on Thursday
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Manchester City purchases Melbourne Heart

23 January, 2014 has become a landmark day for Australian football, with big-spending English Premier League giant, Manchester City, completing the purchase of a large majority share of A-League Club, Melbourne Heart. After several days of talks in Melbourne and Sydney, City’s s
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Another Capital player of the week

Sports Wizard® congratulates another Canberra Capital for winning WNBL player of the week honours, with Jess Bibby taking the prize for Round 15. Bibby was superb as Carrie Graf’s side accounted for the West Coast Waves 96-65 at Southern Cross Stadium. The 34-year-old was at her
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Capitals cruise to victory

The Canberra Capitals returned to their spiritual home for round 15 of the WNBL, beating the West Coast Waves 96-65. Sports Wizard®’s Basketball Ambassador, Natalie Hurst, made an impact off the bench and the team was superbly led by Jess Bibby. Canberra Coach and Sports Wizard®
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Hurst rises to the challenge time and time again

Sports Wizard®’s very own Natalie Hurst has again been a prominent figure for the Canberra Capitals in season 2013/2014. An ever-present in the Capitals’ lineup, Hurst was recently interviewed by the WNBL, looking back on her glorious career, which has taken her around the
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Canberra star Bishop WNBL player of the week

Sports Wizard® congratulates Canberra Capitals star Abby Bishop, who produced back-to-back double-doubles to grab the Wattle Valley WNBL Player of the Week award for Round 13. Two huge performances Australian Opal helped the Capitals split their Round 13 fixtures, posting a combined 4
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SportsWizard® football expert on Fox Sports

Sports Wizard® Football Ambassador and Australian football legend Josip Skoko recently sat down with Fox Sports Football on their Shootout program to discuss all things A-League.  Speaking about a number of issues, including the brilliant recent performances of Brisbane Roar and the i
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A-League’s Groundhog Day

SYDNEY FC coach Frank Farina again made football headlines around the country over the weekend, saying it’s Groundhog Day every week in the A-League after a dubious penalty and a dodgy offside call may have cost the Sky Blues maximum points in Adelaide. Farina’s side were
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