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Former WNBL star Sally Phillips was appointed Head of the WNBL in August. She now faces the challenge of bringing the league back into the public spotlight.
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WNBL looking to bounce back after horror year

Posted  October 19, 2016  by  John Shamon

Facing fierce competition, Sally Phillips has the task of raising the profile of Australia’s longest running elite women’s national league. So how will the WNBL bounce back from one of its most difficult year’s? John Shamon reports.

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Features

AFL and NRL grand final TV ratings show codes still rely on their traditional heartlands

Posted  October 6, 2016  by  The Conversation

Hunter Fujak scrutinises Australian TV ratings and audience metrics for the weekend’s AFL and NRL grand finals.

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Features

SBI’s domestic startups: Xcursion is an all-in-one app that helps teacher’s provide a stronger duty of care

Posted  September 22, 2016  by  Sports Business Insider

This series showcases the local ventures and technologies that aims to evolve the sports industry in Australia and abroad. In this edition, we spoke to Xcursion.

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The STAR Network is the brainchild of Chris Pelchen, the former Hawthorn list manager and St Kilda football department boss and former Perth-based AFL scout for Port Adelaide and St Kilda, Paul Prior.
Features

AFL industry veterans combine to shake up player scouting network

Posted  September 22, 2016  by  Clint Vojdinoski

Utilising bespoke software, the STAR Network is an independent, nationwide network of scouts reporting on current and budding Australian rules footballers.

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Features

SBI’s domestic startups: Inspire a Star is a crowdfunding platform aimed at helping children and young people fund their sporting dreams

Posted  September 19, 2016  by  Sports Business Insider

This series showcases the local ventures and technologies that aims to evolve the sports industry in Australia and abroad. In this edition, we spoke to Inspire a Star.

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    WNBL looking to bounce back after horror year

    John Shamon Facing fierce competition, Sally Phillips has the task of raising the profile of Australia’s longest running elite women’s national league. So how will the WNBL bounce back from one of its most difficult year's? John Shamon reports.