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Brett McKay

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About

Brett McKay is one of The Roar's good news stories and has been a rugby and cricket expert for the site since July 2009. Brett is an international and Super Rugby commentator for ABC Grandstand radio, has commentated on the Australian Under-20s Championships and National Rugby Championship live stream coverage, and has written for magazines and websites in Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, and the UK. He tweets from @BMcSport.

Member Since:
 
September 2008
Based In:
 
Canberra
Favourite Sports:
Cricket, Rugby,

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Young Windies have pushed the laws to their absolute lowest

Young Windies have pushed the laws to their absolute lowest

12 hours ago

For whatever it’s worth, I find ‘Spirit of Cricket’ arguments to be mostly spurious. There is, as you’d probably know, no such thing as a hard-and-fast, properly codified, clearly defined Spirit of Cricket.

Five pre-season questions to kick off the Australian rugby year

Five pre-season questions to kick off the Australian rugby year

3 days ago

Having watched a lot of cricket but played not enough golf over the holiday period, I forced myself to start thinking about rugby again over the weekend.

BBL07: Five teams left genuinely pushing for the semis, but not for long

BBL07: Five teams left genuinely pushing for the semis, but not for long

4 days ago

With just 12 games of the Big Bash League to play before we hit the semi-finals on February 1 and 2, and even though the table looks like we’re in for a tight run home to the finals, it will actually be pretty cut and dry in the end.

Cameron White just had to play for Australia this summer

Cameron White just had to play for Australia this summer

12 Jan 2018

This was going to be the preview block in which I pushed the barrow for Cameron White’s recall to the Australian Twenty20 team this summer.

Would Australia have regained the Ashes without Steve Smith?

Would Australia have regained the Ashes without Steve Smith?

11 Jan 2018

When a series scoreline reads as one-sided as Australia’s 4-0 Ashes triumph does, and when the player of the series discussion must’ve been one of the shortest in the history of the sporting universe, the hypotheticals don’t take much to surface.

BBL07: Are the Strikers changing the ‘bowl first’ Twenty20 instinct?

BBL07: Are the Strikers changing the ‘bowl first’ Twenty20 instinct?

9 Jan 2018

In 35 Big Bash League games last summer, the team winning the toss batted first only seven times. And on all seven occasions did said team winning the toss and batting lose.