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Franklin praises action on AFL racial slur

Sydney superstar Lance Franklin has lauded AFL supporters for alerting police to a Western Bulldogs fan who racially abused the Swans Indigenous players.

A 70 year old man was ejected during Sunday's clash at Etihad Stadium after abusing two Swans players, neither of whom heard the offensive comments. The man will be prosecuted for offensive behaviour.

News Corp Australia reported the fan called Franklin an "ape" and he also made racial comments aimed at his team mate Lewis Jetta.

"It's disappointing it's still...

 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 August 2014 18:36

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Inglis, Franklin, Beale show they are superstars

footy playersThree superstars in Australia's three premier winter sports – Greg Inglis, Lance "Buddy" Franklin and Kurtley Beale – delivered as they usually do in their respective codes last weekend highlighting once again the unbelievable talent they represent among our First Nations sporting stars.

Each handed in match winning and in Kurtley Beale's case match saving performances over the...

 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 August 2014 17:15

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