Sport Opinion

Wed 14 Feb 2018

‘Forgotten city’: Why Origin will take Adelaide by storm

‘Forgotten city’: Why Origin will take Adelaide by storm

THE brother of the Queensland coach and inaugural captain of the Adelaide Rams, Kerrod Walters, is adamant the City of Churches will welcome Origin, saying the game...

Mon 5 Feb 2018

Wade's low blow in Big Bash final humiliation

Wade's low blow in Big Bash final humiliation

MATTHEW Wade’s summer from hell got even worse when his own team delivered a cruel blow in the Big Bash final.

OPINION: Why I'm tired of Tomic

OPINION: Why I'm tired of Tomic

Not just because he is a whiny, immature, brat who has slandered his own name through his antics on the tennis court for at least the past five years.

Fri 26 Jan 2018

Open admiration: All aboard the Chung bandwagon

Open admiration: All aboard the Chung bandwagon

As Hyeon Chung prepares for his Australian Open semi-final showdown with Roger Federer, Matt Seaniger climbs aboard the South Korean sensation's bandwagon

OPINION: New coach a good choice, now deliver

OPINION: New coach a good choice, now deliver

Bert Van Marwijk was unveiled as the man to lead Australia to the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Wed 24 Jan 2018

Ball is in their court: players can make choice

Ball is in their court: players can make choice

Tough call: Matt Seaniger writes players have choices as Rafael Nadal injury turns spotlight on players' health

Unexpected threat to Big Four of tennis

Unexpected threat to Big Four of tennis

Greg Dawkins checks out the next generation of men's tennis which is not just knocking at the door at this year's Australian Open, but are pounding at it

Fri 19 Jan 2018

OPINION: 'No-name' Australian Open can be good for tennis

OPINION: 'No-name' Australian Open can be good for tennis

Does it really matter if the men and women at the Australian Open are not known to casual observers?

Thu 11 Jan 2018

OPINION: Poms wield axe, but should we?

OPINION: Poms wield axe, but should we?

England have axed three members of the squad that lost the Ashes 4-0, but should Australia consider cutting Cameron Bancroft?

Mon 8 Jan 2018

Ashes surprise packet fulfills Lehmann prophecy

Ashes surprise packet fulfills Lehmann prophecy

TWO years ago Aussie coach Darren Lehmann earmarked a player for Ashes glory — and it’s proven an inspired pick.

Fri 5 Jan 2018

It is easy to avoid the drama and enjoy sport

It is easy to avoid the drama and enjoy sport

When glancing at headlines surrounding sport it is so easy to forget why you love the game.

Thu 21 Dec 2017

OPINION: Jarryd Hayne is not worth the Eels' time

OPINION: Jarryd Hayne is not worth the Eels' time

Apart from a handful of five-star appearances, Jarryd Hayne's time at the Gold Coast has been largely forgettable.

Wed 20 Dec 2017

OPINION: Cronk clash at Adelaide is a waste

OPINION: Cronk clash at Adelaide is a waste

The most highly-anticipated game of the 2018 National Rugby League season could be played in a state whose top competition didn't have an A-grade grand final.

Sun 17 Dec 2017

Craddock: Top 10 batsmen since Bradman

Craddock: Top 10 batsmen since Bradman

FINE THEN. If we all agree Steve Smith is Australia’s best since Bradman there’s just one question to answer. Ahead of whom?

Mon 11 Dec 2017

NRL 2018: No Hodgson but Raiders are still title contenders

premium_icon NRL 2018: No Hodgson but Raiders are still title contenders

EIGHT losses by six points or less meant Canberra finished 10th in an underwhelming 2017 season that failed to deliver on huge expectation. But that was last...

NRL 2018: Why Warriors can actually pull it together

premium_icon NRL 2018: Why Warriors can actually pull it together

DO you believe in the Warriors? Every year they look fantastic on paper and every year it all falls apart. Can 2018 be different? Here’s five reasons to get excited...

$3m Sydney switch shows Beattie means business

premium_icon $3m Sydney switch shows Beattie means business

RUGBY league’s most passionate Queenslander will take over as the most powerful figure in the game within the next two months.

Sun 3 Dec 2017

Kosmina: Roos can make it out of group

premium_icon Kosmina: Roos can make it out of group

SOCCEROOS can make it to the at least the second round after drawing Peru, Denmark and France in next year’s World Cup, says John Kosmina.

Wed 18 Oct 2017

RLWC: How the Kangaroos are shaping up

RLWC: How the Kangaroos are shaping up

Australia certainly isn't exempt from the cloud of confusion

Mon 9 Oct 2017

Wallabies take note: How to beat the All Blacks

Wallabies take note: How to beat the All Blacks

Somehow the Wallabies have to imagine they've just conceded 50 points, think everyone is sneering at them and then they will play like cornered animals again.

Newer Older