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
Last week the AFL announced that they will be holding a ‘State of Origin’ match between Victoria and the All Stars, which will raise funds for disaster relief following the devastating bushfires that have engulfed the country. It’s an appropriate incentive at a great time of need, and will be a spectacle that will see […]Read More Should State of Origin be here to stay?
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?
When a powerhouse club embedded with a proud history is at the top of their competition, they truly are a dominant force. That is the case with the Richmond Football Club, and we are firmly witnessing an era that will be talked about for years to come. Two premierships in three seasons is not quite […]Read More This is Richmond’s era
Dale Thomas deserved another contract at Carlton 2019 is building a stellar class of retirees, but Dale Thomas is probably unlucky to be featuring amongst them given he still has something to offer at AFL level. Thomas, 32, has been one of Carlton’s most consistent contributors this season after a solid season last year, and […]Read More Three takeaways from round twenty-two
The Crows must keep playing Darcy Fogarty He’s only played two games this season, and on Sunday Darcy Fogarty showed why he has to be a regular member of the Adelaide Crows side going forward. In a year that has seen Josh Jenkins fall out of favour, Tom Lynch battle injury and at times Taylor […]Read More Three takeaways from round twenty-one
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
Sam Walsh has to win the NAB rising star The conversation for who should be crowned the rising star this year has been ongoing, but the reality is Sam Walsh should be a runaway winner. Connor Rozee (Port Adelaide) and Sydney Stack (Richmond) have had fantastic debut seasons for their clubs, and they are undoubtedly […]Read More Three takeaways from round twenty