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Apr 05, 2020
Steve O’Keefe retires from first-class cricket after getting omitted from New South Wales’ list of contracted playersThe 35-year-old left-armer, who took 35 wickets in nine Tests — including 12 in a match against India at Pune in 2017 — confirmed Sunday his first class career is over.
Mar 28, 2020
Coronavirus Outbreak: Australian professional football player tests positive for COVID-19An A-League soccer player has become the first Australian professional footballer to test positive for the new coronavirus.
Mar 15, 2020
Coronavirus pandemic: Cricket Australia cancels final round of Sheffield Shield due to COVID-19, postpones decision on championship clashAustralia's top first-class league Sheffield Shield could be declared vacant for the first time since the second World War after the cricket board cancelled the final round of the competition due to the rising threat of COVID-19 pandemic, according to a report.
Feb 10, 2020
Four-day downpour brings relief to bushfire-hit Australia, replenishes depleted dams across New South WalesWeekend drenching represented biggest sustained run of rainfall in Sydney and surrounding areas for 30 years
Jan 31, 2020
Australia declares state of emergency for capital city of Canberra as strong winds, rising temperatures threaten to fan bushfiresAustralian officials declared a state of emergency for the capital city of Canberra and surrounding regions, as soaring temperatures and strong winds threatened to propel a large bushfire beyond the control of firefighters.
Jan 26, 2020
Australia Day 2020: Raging bushfires take centrestage as thousands pay tribute to firefighters at paradeAustralia Day celebrations on Sunday saw thousands of people flock to beaches and music festivals, but festivities were clouded by the tragedy of bushfires which have killed 33 and destroyed hundreds of homes.
Jan 23, 2020
Three US firefighters killed after Canadian air tanker crashes while fighting Australia bushfires; authorities say cause of crash unknownA Canadian-owned Hercules C-130 air tanker crashed while fighting bushfires in Australia’s alpine region on Thursday, killing all three of its crew, authorities said.
Jan 18, 2020
Thunderstorms, heavy rain along Australia’s east coast help douse bushfires, but cause road closures, flash foods in several areasParts of Australia’s east coast were hit by severe storms on Saturday, dousing some of the bushfires that have devastated the region for months but causing road closures and flash flooding
Jan 17, 2020
Thunderstorms, heavy rain along Australia’s east coast brings relief to drought-ridden areas; Melbourne braces for unhealthy air over weekendIntense thunderstorms with heavy rains dampened bushfires on Australia’s east coast on Friday and brought relief to farmers battling years of drought, but the city of Melbourne braced for another wave of unhealthy air over the weekend
Jan 16, 2020
Prehistoric Wollemi pine trees, once considered extinct and rediscovered in 1994, saved by firefighters as bushfires ravage Australia’s east coastSpecialist firefighters have saved the world’s last remaining wild stand of a prehistoric tree from wildfires that razed forests west of Sydney, officials said Thursday