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What we know today, Friday March 19

Today’s breaking news from South Australia, the nation and abroad. Attorney-General Christian Porter’s seat of Pearce has been spared from abolition under a federal voter redistribution in Western Australia, while Victoria is set to gain an additional seat named after former Prime Minister Bob Hawke.

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John Fitzgerald, second from right, with Australia's winning 1986 Davis Cup team, will be one of five inductees into the SA Sport Hall of Fame tonight. Image: supplied
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The Cockaleechie Kid joins SA's sporting elite

South Australian tennis legend John Fitzgerald took his skills on the court from a tiny town on the Eyre Peninsula to the Olympics, Davis Cup glory and Wimbledon. This month his list of accolades will grow as he is inducted into the SA Sport Hall of Fame.

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Triple triumph: Usain Bolt wins gold in Rio

Superstar Usain Bolt has won the 100m final at the Rio Olympics for the third consecutive time, while Wayde van Niekerk has beaten every 400m runner in history, including the legendary Michael Johnson.