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The Northern Territory news Tue 22 Dec 2009



The Northern Territory news Tue 22 Dec 2009

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48 Northern Territory News, Tuesday, December 22, 2009 www.ntnews.com.au P U B : N T N E W S D A T E : 2 2 -D E C -2 0 0 9 P A G E : 4 8 C O L O R : C M Y K MYSTERY NUMBER LUCKY NUMBERBUYING THIS PAPER COULD WIN YOU THE JACKPOT! Money Jackpots each day Monday to Friday by $10 JA C K P O T TO WIN INSTANTLY RING 1900 966 372 and key in your lucky number. If you win, keep this paper for verification. Call costs 55c (inc. GST). Higher from mobile/pay phones - Dialect Solutions Group.It is recommended that you use a land line touch tone phone. Some mobiles, portable and pay phones may experience technical faults due to reception complications. $1030 K; te m pl at e, cir cu la tio n, m ys te ry nu m be r Extra, Extra Read all about it ... Find it all, and more local action, in Sports Extra: P42, 43 EVEN struggling sides have a good day and at the weekend it was the turn of Palmerston Magpies in the under-18 competition with a draw against Wanderers. LAJAMANU Lightning Bolt Liam Patrick already has the tongue of one of his new Gold Coast teammates wag ging about the Northern Territorians skills. ITS tough enough mas tering one sport but teen ager Jaylene Bonsons versatility has her as the latest Australian dual in ternational in the making. Mozzies buzzing ByPETERTIFFEN ContinuedPage47 NTRU moves to lock in representative gamesTHE Australian Rugby Shield has again been suspended for 2010. But NT rugby union bosses have moved to ensure there will be a representative program for the NTs elite players next season. We will definitely have Mos quitoes games next year, NTRU general manager Tim Heath said. The Australian Rugby Union suspended the ARS an interstate competition between teams from NSW Country, Queensland Country, Melbourne, Tasmania, Adelaide and Darwin for 2009 because of financial constraints. The status quo remains in 2010, Heath said. But he said the Northern Territory Mosquitoes would travel to the Gold Coast in May for matches against Queensland Coun try and NSW Country. The NT beat Queensland Country at Austar Park last year and the Heelers will be out for revenge. Heath is also negotiating with South Australian officials to bring the Adelaide Black Falcons to Darwin for a match over the June long weekend. Eye of the Territory Tiger IN FOCUS: Darwin filmmaker Salvatore Finocchiaro has made a documentary on NT boxer Johnny Siriotis. Picture: NICK WELSH ByPETERTIFFEN ContinuedPage46 A NEW film documents the life and times of the Territorys greatest boxer Johnny Siriotis. Darwin filmmaker Salvatore Finocchiaro has wrapped post production on 90 Second Champion and is looking for a distributor. The documentary is set to have its Territory premiere at the Fist Full of Films Festival in 2010. Finocchiaro said it traced the Territory Late News SYDNEY: Ricky Ponting (14th) andMichael Clarke (6th) have slipped down the ICC rankings for batsmen after poor returns in the final Test against the West Indies.