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Dan Lonergan

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Since beginning as a sports commentator and writer with the ABC in the 90s, Dan Lonergan has covered AFL grand finals, Davis Cup and Australian Open finals, and the Olympic Games. He joins The Roar as one of Australia's premier AFL broadcasters in the country and can still be found calling as an ABC Grandstand Sports Broadcaster.

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The Suns are still a one-man team

The Suns are still a one-man team

16 hours ago

There were some worrying signs for the Gold Coast Suns in their loss to the Western Bulldogs in Cairns a fortnight ago. They were completely outplayed, being dominated in possessions and contested footy, with the Dogs going into the last quarter virtually having double the number of inside 50s. The match was tight on the […]

Bombers make the right decision on Hird

Bombers make the right decision on Hird

5 days ago

Although Essendon have to deal with their court case as part of the never-ending supplements issue in the next few weeks, one aspect of this tale has been put to bed for the time being. James Hird has been put in his place for the rest of the season. While his suspension ends in just […]

Commonwealth Games Preview: Netball

6 days ago

Over the years, there have been three certainties in life, death, taxes and Australia and New Zealand playing thrillers in finals of major international netball tournaments. The Commonwealth Games are as big as netball tournaments get. Glasgow will be the fifth time Netball has been hosted at the Games, and both the Australian Diamonds and […]

Is time running out for Lyon’s premiership?

Is time running out for Lyon's premiership?

23 Jul 2014

Ross Lyon has an outstanding win/loss record in home-and-away football and has won his fair share of finals, with both St Kilda and Fremantle. However his resumé is incomplete without a flag. As coach of both the Saints and the Dockers he come close in the big one, and although Fremantle are still well in […]

Bomber Thompson has Essendon soaring

Bomber Thompson has Essendon soaring

14 Jul 2014

Although the supplements scandal continues to hang around, Essendon’s 2014 campaign appears on track. After that terrible one-point loss to Melbourne, when the supplements court case was gearing up, it appeared the Dons had ended any chance of being part of September action. Sides above them like Collingwood and the Gold Coast were winning, and […]

Which North Melbourne will turn up?

Which North Melbourne will turn up?

7 Jul 2014

In a round where the game’s current best player, Gary Ablett, dislocated his shoulder, putting Brownlow betting into a state of flux, North Melbourne again showed their best is good enough to challenge. The Kangaroos were coming off a disaster when they lost to bottom-four team Brisbane at the Gabba, where their mental fibre in […]

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