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Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 07 / 24 / 17

Olympic Gold Medalist DANIELLE ROCHE "will lead the National Australia Day Council for the next three years." Roche, who lost her bid for the Australian Olympic Committee presidency in May, will replace BEN ROBERTS-SMITH "after he decided not to seek re-appointment" ( AAP, 7/21 ). ... Agency...

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