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WA Government has 'other option' to turn Subiaco high school into reality

WA Government has 'other option' to turn Subiaco high school into reality

Plans for a new inner-city high school in Perth could be forced through by the McGowan Government even if the City of Subiaco does not come on board — while the proposal has also left the future of the WACA Ground unclear.

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New Perth Stadium won

New Perth Stadium won't open in time to host Ashes in December, WA Government says - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

The new $1.6 billion Perth Stadium will not be ready in time for the Ashes cricket series in December this year, the WA Government today confirmed.

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Ashes test to remain at the WACA as Perth Stadium races toward completion

It looks like Perth's new stadium will miss out on hosting the Third Test of the Ashes series in December with the match set to remain at the WACA.

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NSW Blues fall agonisingly short of Sheffield Shield final after collapse against Western Australia

South Australia will face Victoria in the Sheffield Shield final after NSW fell narrowly short in an extraordinary finale to their match against Western Australia at the WACA.

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Behrendorff takes 9-37 in Shield v Vics

Jason Behrendorff has made a stunning return from injury and delivered the fifth best Sheffield Shield bowling figures to skittle Victoria for 117 at the WACA Ground.

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Behrendorff takes 9-32 in Shield v Vics

Jason Behrendorff has made a stunning return from injury and delivered the fifth best Sheffield Shield bowling figures to skittle Victoria for 117 at the WACA Ground.

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Sydney Sixers demolished by rampant Perth Scorchers in Big Bash League final

The Sydney Sixers' Big Bash dream is over after a humiliating loss to Perth Scorchers at the WACA.

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Live cricket scores - Big Bash League final: Perth Scorchers v Sydney Sixers from the WACA

Follow our live match tracker for stats, commentary and more as Perth host Sydney in the finale of the Big Bash League.

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Sydney Sixers claim maiden women's Big Bash League title

The Sydney Sixers are WBBL champions after prevailing over the Perth Scorchers at the WACA.

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Sixers crowned WBBL champions after beating Scorchers in final

Sixers crowned WBBL champions after beating Scorchers in final

Sydney Sixers win their maiden Women's Big Bash League title after beating the Scorchers by seven runs in the final at the WACA ground in Perth.

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Perth conditions could be ideal for Sixers' spinners in BBL final

Perth conditions could be ideal for Sixers' spinners in BBL final

Perth's heat and a dry WACA surface could play into the hands of the visiting Sydney Sixers in Saturday's BBL final, according to spinner Johan Botha.

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BBL final: Sydney Sixers spinners sweat on dry WACA wicket against Perth Scorchers

Perth's heat and a dry WACA surface could play into the hands of the visiting Sydney Sixers in Saturday's BBL final, according to spinner Johan Botha.

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Perth Scorchers' Jason Behrendorff in line for shock Big Bash League final inclusion

Fit-again Perth Scorchers paceman Jason Behrendorff is looming as a shock inclusion for Saturday's Big Bash League final against the Sydney Sixers at the WACA Ground.

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Mitchell Johnson on fire as Scorchers skittle Stars in Big Bash League semi-final

Mitchell Johnson produced one of the greatest bowling displays ever seen in BBL history to lead the Perth Scorchers to a seven-wicket victory over the Melbourne Stars in Tuesday night's semi-final at the WACA Ground.

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Perth Scorchers through to WBBL final after beating Brisbane Heat in semi-final

The Perth Scorchers have set their sights on becoming WBBL champions after booking a spot in the title decider with a crushing nine-wicket win over the Brisbane Heat in Tuesday's semi-final at the WACA Ground.

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Smith belts century to lead Australia to ODI victory

Smith belts century to lead Australia to ODI victory

Australia takes a 2-1 lead in its five-game one-day international series against Pakistan with a seven-wicket win at the WACA.

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Australia aim to fix wonky top order ahead of third ODI against Pakistan

Australia will focus on fixing up their wonky top order ahead of Thursday's ODI cricket clash with Pakistan at the WACA Ground.

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Australia aims to fix wonky top order at the WACA

Australia aims to fix wonky top order at the WACA

Australia will be aiming to bounce back from Sunday's one-day cricket loss to Pakistan when the two teams lock horns at the WACA Ground on Thursday.

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Melbourne Stars win as Perth Scorchers set record for worst BBL start

The Melbourne Stars surged into top spot on the BBL ladder with a crushing seven-wicket win over the Perth Scorchers at the WACA Ground on Saturday night.

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Scorchers post 7-134 against Stars, Thunder takes out Sixers in BBL

Scorchers post 7-134 against Stars, Thunder takes out Sixers in BBL

The Perth Scorchers score 7-134 against the Melbourne Stars at the WACA, while the Sydney Thunder takes an eight-wicket win over their local Big Bash rivals the Sydney Sixers at the SCG.

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Perth Scorchers post 7-134 against Melbourne Stars in BBL

Perth Scorchers post 7-134 against Melbourne Stars in BBL

Andrew Tye saves the Perth Scorchers from total embarrassment with a quick-fire 42 in Saturday night's Big Bash League clash with the Melbourne Stars at the WACA.

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Big Bash League: Perth Scorchers dent Sydney Thunder's title defence

Defending Big Bash League champions the Sydney Thunder have slumped to a fourth straight loss with the Perth Scorchers cruising to a 50-run win at the WACA Ground.

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Scorchers rise to top of BBL ladder, leaving Thunder winless

Scorchers rise to top of BBL ladder, leaving Thunder winless

Perth Scorchers set the Sydney Thunder 178 to win their first Big Bash League game of the season at the WACA Ground.

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Shaun Marsh in race to be fit for BBL opener and push for Boxing Day Test

Test hopeful Shaun Marsh is only touch-and-go to resume playing in the Perth Scorchers opening Big Bash match against Adelaide at the WACA Ground on Friday.

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WACA confident new Perth Stadium will host Ashes test

WACA confident new Perth Stadium will host Ashes test

The WACA says there is a "very strong possibility" the new Perth Stadium at Burswood will host next summer's Ashes test.

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Western Warriors break losing streak with WACA win

He missed out on reclaiming his Test spot, but Adam Voges cracked an unbeaten 78 to help guide Western Australia to a drought-breaking eight-wicket win over Queensland in the Sheffield Shield clash at the WACA Ground.

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Ashton Turner century keeps WA in Shield clash

A century from Ashton Turner has kept Western Australia alive but it's Queensland in a dominant position after two days of the Sheffield Shield clash at the WACA Ground.

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Australian Test aspirant Alex Doolan suffers concussion

Test hopeful Alex Doolan was forced to retire hurt on 202 after suffering late- onset concussion during Tasmania's Sheffield Shield clash with Western Australia at the WACA Ground.

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Sheffield Shield: Ashton Turner relives frightening head blow to Adam Voges

WA batsman Ashton Turner says he felt sick seeing his skipper Adam Voges felled by a bouncer at the WACA Ground.

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WA batsman Adam Voges concussed by bouncer, retires hurt

Western Warriors and Australia batsman Adam Voges has retired hurt from a match underway at the WACA after being struck in the helmet and con

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Voges helped from field after being hit by bouncer in Shield match

Voges helped from field after being hit by bouncer in Shield match

Adam Voges is taken from the WACA ground to receive medical treatment after being hit in the head by a bouncer in a Sheffield Shield match.

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Australian Test batsman Adam Voges cops sickening blow to the head

Test batsman Adam Voges has copped a sickening blow to the head while batting in Western Australia's Sheffield Shield clash with Tasmania at the WACA Ground.

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Voges concussed after being hit by cricket ball in Shield match

Voges concussed after being hit by cricket ball in Shield match

Adam Voges is helped off the ground after being hit by a cricket ball that left him concussed and groggy during a Sheffield Shield match at the WACA in Perth.

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Resilience comes from experience, says Proteas skipper

Resilience comes from experience, says Proteas skipper

Faf du Plessis praises South Africa's resilience - which he credits for WACA win - ahead of the second Test in Hobart.

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Starc to play in Hobart Test despite workload strain

Starc to play in Hobart Test despite workload strain

Australian spearhead Mitchell Starc is set to play the second Test against South Africa in Hobart despite the spike in his workload at the WACA.

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Australia must improve everything for Hobart, says skipper Smith

Skipper Steve Smith says Australia must work on all aspects of its game after suffering a 177-run loss at the WACA, the team's fourth Test defeat in a row.

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Proteas open up old Australian wounds with WACA win

Proteas open up old Australian wounds with WACA win

South Africa will take a 1-0 lead into the second Test in Hobart after putting in a dominant display at the WACA Ground.

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Rabada emerges as leader of the pack with Steyn cut down

Rabada emerges as leader of the pack with Steyn cut down

Kagiso Rabada's man-of-the-match performance in South Africa's WACA win suggests the 21-year-old is ready to step up in the absence of Dale Steyn.

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Bavuma emerges as Proteas' X-factor in WACA triumph

Bavuma emerges as Proteas' X-factor in WACA triumph

Few will forget Temba Bavuma's performance at the WACA in the first Test of this summer, as the diminutive crowd-favourite becomes South Africa's X-factor in a memorable victory.

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Day by day: Australia's first-Test decline

Day by day: Australia's first-Test decline

Australia looked unbeatable to start the first Test at the WACA, but that changed in a flash as South Africa dominated basically every moment after day one.

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Australia vs South Africa Test cricket: Australia suffer heavy defeat at WACA

Australia heads to Hobart with nearly half its squad playing for their Test futures after being comprehensively outplayed by South Africa in Perth.

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Live: South Africa eyeing victory on day five

Live: South Africa eyeing victory on day five

South Africa has aspirations of wrapping up victory quickly on day five at the WACA, while Australia is still dreaming of a fanciful comeback. Follow in our live blog.

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Australia vs South Africa cricket live: First Test, day five at the WACA

Can the Aussies hold on? Or will South Africa put a quick end to home resistance and claim the first Test in Perth?

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Australia on verge of defeat as South Africa edges closer

Australia on verge of defeat as South Africa edges closer

South Africa needs six wickets and Australia an unlikely 370 runs to win the first Test at the WACA as the Proteas again take the honours on day four.

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Australia v South Africa 2016: Nathan Lyon with nothing to roar about as Australia's woes grow

Nathan Lyon was left to mull over his worst figures in his Test career, highlighting another terrible day for the Australians in the series opener against South Africa at the WACA.

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Live: Proteas on a roll early on day four at the WACA

Live: Proteas on a roll early on day four at the WACA

South Africa has made a solid start on day four of the first Test against South Africa at the WACA, as Vernon Philander and Quinton de Kock push the lead well past 400. Follow all the action in our live blog.

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Australia vs South Africa cricket live: First Test, day four at the WACA

Follow our live coverage of the first Test between Australia and South Africa in Perth.

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Aussies still a chance but a long way behind at the WACA

Aussies still a chance but a long way behind at the WACA

The Australians face a tough task going into day four of the first Test at the WACA, with the hosts facing a likely chase well in excess of 400 runs.

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Australia put through the wringer on day three at the WACA

Australia put through the wringer on day three at the WACA

Extending their overnight lead from 102 to 388, and losing only four wickets in the process, South Africa's day on the green, by contrast, was picture perfect, writes Adam Collins

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Victory over Australia at the WACA would be one of Proteas' greatest, says JP Duminy

Century-maker JP Duminy says victory in Perth would be one of South Africa's greatest and insists the tourists have the "armory" to take down Australia in the series opener.

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