A dominant record at a fortress was relinquished, and so to Australia’s faith in their test team – it was the first time in over 30 years that the Australian’s had been defeated at the Gabba and wasn’t the fallout jarring. Had Australia taken those ten wickets against India, on the final day, there would […]Read More A novice’s thoughts on the Australian Test Team
My word, what an enthralling last few weeks it has been. Richmond are AFL premiers once again, and like it or loathe it, it feels appropriate, they are a magnificent team and are a very worthy winner, I’ll divulge on this a little later on. We’ve seen the Los Angeles Lakers take home an NBA […]Read More A novice’s impression on the world of sport
The NBA’s ‘bubble’ is well and truly underway, and it’s only a matter of hours before players do battle on the courts of Orlando. Stirring news if you’re an NBA fan. Much has been made of the oddity of this NBA season as a result of COVID-19, and whether or not an NBA championship triumph […]Read More Victory over adversity
A world without sport, don’t be ridiculous. I would have scoffed at you had you proposed it to me a few months ago. Heck, I may have even called you an idiot, or even just simply laughed it off. So wrapped up in our day to day lives.. we lose track of how vulnerable we […]Read More Sport’s big hiatus so unfamiliar to us all
If there is one thing that players hate, it’s controversy or confusion based on a certain rule in a key moment during the heat of battle. You see it all the time in the AFL, whether it be excessive holding the ball calls or unnecessary fifty metre penalties. We saw it during the summer of […]Read More Is the serving clock being a little too harsh?
How did you find out? For myself, it was a message from my sister, I had just woken up and was half asleep when reading it. She had sent me Kobe Bryant’s last Instagram post and had told me what had happened, in summary, that Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others had died in […]Read More More than an athlete, and that’s why it hurts so much
How good is it to see the Australian cricket team more or less command a summer of cricket from start to finish? It began with Twenty20 series victories over Sri Lanka and Pakistan before controlling wins in Brisbane and Adelaide over Pakistan in their two match test series. Australia’s dominance then followed on to matches […]Read More Australia may be on their way to dominating test cricket once again
From newly acquainted star-studded duo’s to team mates who have been re-united once more, this season looks as unpredictable as it does exciting. With an unforeseen amount of changes occurring in the off-season due to player movement, some of the NBA’s biggest names are finding themselves under the microscope of the NBA fraternity heading into […]Read More Who is under the most pressure heading into this NBA season?
Australia are off to a dream start in the 2019 Ashes series, with a 251 run win over England at Edgbaston in the first test. It’s a remarkable result, and is one of the better test comebacks of recent times, considering the Aussies found themselves at 8-122 during their first innings on day one. The […]Read More Australia conquer fortress Edgbaston: The Ashes
The World Cup is over, but the real contest we’ve all been waiting for is almost here. The 2019 Ashes series begins on Thursday as Australia looks to retain the urn against an English side that is fresh off of a World Cup triumph. England’s controversial yet gripping victory over New Zealand in the World […]Read More Building up to Edgbaston: The Ashes