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Winning weekend for Melissa Breen

Australian 100m champion Melissa Breen was winning on and off the track at the 2012 Australia Post Stawell Gift – not only did she win the State of Victoria Strickland Family Women’s Gift 120m but she also took out the coveted Driscoll, McIllree & Dickinson Fashions on the Field title on

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Riseley headlines Retravision Herb Hedemann mile field

Jeff Riseley, Australian third fastest man ever at 1500 metres, headlines the field for Monday’s Retravision Herb Hedemann Invitation Mile at the Australia Post Stawell Gift. Not surprisingly, the 25-year-old from Harkaway in Melbourne’s east has been allocated the scratch mark, from which he will give up to 110 metres

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All set for Gift Glory

The track has been measured, the hallowed Central Park turf has been manicured to perfection and a stellar cast has been assembled for the 131st running of Australia’s richest and most prestigious footrace – the Australia Post Stawell Gift. On Easter Monday at 2:45pm, one lucky runner will take home

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ONE to deliver three hours of live Gift coverage on Easter Monday

The 131st edition of the Australia Post Stawell Gift will be broadcast live right around the nation, with ONE set to showcase three hours of live action direct from Central Park on Easter Monday. The only live televised Australian athletics meet on free to air television, the Gift coverage will

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Caribbean kings in Easter cash hunt

Two of the fastest men on the planet – 2003 world 100m champion Kim Collins (St Kitts & Nevis) and world 4x100m relay world record holder Michael Frater (Jamaica) – believe they have the form to chase down the field in this weekend’s Australia Post Stawell Gift and take Australia’s

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