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  1. CWG 2018: A green and gold coast for AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2018 | The Indian Express

    ... come here and are getting hooked to sport. People talk about leaving a legacy, this will be the real one," Mark Knowles, Australian hockey captain, says. The Games were also a perfect balm for a nation suffering a meltdown after the Sandpapergate ...

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  2. PHOTOS: EXCITING Moments from Day 10 of the Gold Coast Commonwealth GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | Rediff.com

    ... er Clarke Gayford, look on during the women's hockey gold medal match between Australia and New Zealand. IMAGE: Mark Knowles of Australia celebrate victory with his family in themen's gold medal hockey match against New Zealand.

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  3. Gold a step too far for NZ hockey menRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... like we were chasing a bit." New Zealand suffered a penalty stroke in the 55th minute, but Australian captain Mark Knowles could not convert as goal keeper Richard Joyce returned for a late cameo. The Black Sticks' skills were evident, but less ...

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  4. Men's Black Sticks can't match women as they fall to Australia in Commonwealth Games finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | Southland Times

    ... away a penalty stroke for a dangerous slide in the circle with 5.22 remaining. Retiring Australian captain Mark Knowles was given the honour of taking the stroke, but sent it well over the crossbar. Regardless of how the final went, a medal was a ...

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  5. Commonwealth Games: Gold medal proves step too far for hockey menRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... in the approach to halftime. New Zealand suffered a penalty stroke in the 55th minute, but Australian captain Mark Knowles could not convert as goal keeper Richard Joyce returned to the field for a late cameo. New Zealand's skills were evident, but ...

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  6. Cambage ejected as Opals win gold, Kookaburras send Knowles out a winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | ABC News

    Australia has won the gold medal in women's basketball on the penultimate night of the Commonwealth Games, but the Opals had to play more than half the game without star Liz Cambage after she was ejected for talking back to a referee. The host nation also clinched gold late in the night as the Kookaburras sent Mark Knowles out a winner with a win over New Zealand in the men's hockey final.

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  7. Kookaburras keeper Andrew Charter to play 150th in Commonwealth Games openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | The Age

    ... Charter and his Kookaburras teammates to take part in Wednesday's opening ceremony where their captain Mark Knowles was the Australian flag bearer. Knowles will retire after the Commonwealth Games, having also carried the flag at the closing ...

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  8. The party begins on the beach in Gold CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | The Indian Express

    ... service is likely to be restored here, with a bulk of Australia's 424 athletes expected to go home with medals. Mark Knowles, Australia's new face for fairplay, is expected to lead the hockey team to yet another gold. He was chosen the flag-bearer ...

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  9. have a Crack: Bare butt has become a Commonwealth hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | NEWS.com.au

    ... in when they got pelted with hale while doing the show live on the beach this morning. Hockey captain Mark Knowles did a fine job as flag-bearer and I for one enjoyed the perceived drama his selection over local-favourite Sally Pearson caused. But ...

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  10. Commonwealth Games: Gold Coast event starts with colourful opening ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | BBC News

    ... the biggest cheer of the night was reserved for the record 473-strong Australian team, headed by hockey player Mark Knowles. In Glasgow, England dislodged Australia from the top of the medal table for the first time since 1986 - winning nine more ...

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  11. Colour, culture at Commonwealth Games opening ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... Delta Goodrem, before the April 4-15 Games are officially declared open by the Prince of Wales. Hockey player Mark Knowles has been handed the honour of being Australia's flagbearer in the Parade of Nations, while hurdling superstar Sally Pearson is ...

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  12. Commonwealth Games 2018 begin and Australia can finally forget Steve SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | The Indian Express

    ... is still fair play, the organisers have turned to one of the nicest men in Olympic sport, particularly hockey. Mark Knowles, a modern hockey great, was expected to be just another face in Australia's 474-member contingent at Wednesday's opening ...

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  13. Family ties run deep in the poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | The Mercury

    THREE sets of siblings and a father-daughter combination are set to take up the battle in the pool from the first day of competition at the Commonwealth Games on Thursday. Kookaburras captain Mark Knowles will on Wednesday become the first hockey player to carry the Australian flag at the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games.

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  14. Gamble Backfires: Channel 9 makes a disastrous blunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | NEWS.com.au

    Mark Knowles, Captain of Australian men's hockey team the Kookaburras, has been named Australia's flag bearer for the opening ceremony of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. The gold medal Olympian will carry the flag and lead the team on April 4. THE Nine Network has had its Commonwealth Games accreditation suspended after broadcasting footage of Saturday's opening ceremony dress rehearsal.

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  15. Sally Pearson snubbed for Australia's flagbearer at Commonwealth GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Sally Pearson snubbed as Australia's flagbearer for the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games - beaten out by hockey captain Mark Knowles A home-grown boy made good has beaten out the local favourite to carry Australia's flag into the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony. Hockey captain Mark Knowles was a popular, but surprise, choice when named flag bearer ahead of fellow Queenslander Sally Pearson at the team reception on Monday night.

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  16. Shock as Pearson misses out on flagbearer roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | NEWS.com.au

    ... Australian flag ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast. Picture: Adam Head KOOKABURRAS captain Mark Knowles has sensationally pipped hometown hero Sally Pearson for the honour of carrying the Australian flag at Wednesday night's ...

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  17. India coach claims needles in Games village 'used to treat sick boxer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... A trial run for the Opening Ceremony was held last night before the Australian team announced hockey veteran Mark Knowles ahead of hotly tipped favourite Sally Pearson as flag-bearer. The weather has been a concern for organisers with persistent, ...

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  18. Commonwealth Games 2018: Kookaburras captain Mark Knowles lands...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | Yahoo!

    Kookaburras captain Mark Knowles has sensationally pipped hometown hero Sally Pearson for the honour of carrying the Australian flag at Wednesday night's Opening Ceremony of the Commonwealth Games. Gold Coaster Pearson, competing in her fourth Games, was overlooked in favour of the popular Knowles, one of Rockhampton's favourite sporting sons who will retire after this event, also his fourth Commonwealth Games.

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  19. CWG 2018: India men's hockey team out to break Australia jinxRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | The Times of India

    ... heavy defeats to the Kookaburras who have an added motivation this time around to give their legendary captain Mark Knowles a perfect send-off now that he has announced he will retire following the conclusion of the games. After the unceremonious ...

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  20. India lose to Australia; almost out of race for Azlan Shah finalRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    Ipoh , March 6 : India almost moved out of the race to reach the final of the 27th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament after losing 2-4 to reigning world champions Australia on Tuesday, thereby remaining winless in three matches so far here. Ramandeep Singh scored twice for India after Australia were 4-0 up, thanks to Mark Knowles , Aran Zalewski , Daniel Beale and Blake Govers as the world No.1 side registered its third consecutive victory.

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