Geoff Lemon Columnist

Geoff Lemon

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About

Geoff Lemon is a writer, editor and broadcaster covering sport for The Roar and The Guardian, as well as writing on politics, literature and history for a range of outlets. He's a regular guest on ABC Radio and a video presenter for The Roar, including trips to the 2013 Ashes and 2011 Rugby World Cup. He runs the political satire website Heathen Scripture.

Geoff is also editor of Australian literary publisher Going Down Swinging. His own creative work includes the poetry collection Sunblind (2008), collaborative novel Willow Pattern (2012) and essay collection The Sturgeon General Recommends (2013).

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June 2010
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Australian invaders recapture Lord’s citadel

Australian invaders recapture Lord’s citadel

21 Jul 2015

It was four days in the making, but in two fierce hours, Australia took back possession of Lord’s. England are once more owners in name only.

For an Ashes comeback, Australia must rediscover patience

For an Ashes comeback, Australia must rediscover patience

15 Jul 2015

It’s fair to say that expectation can be a misleading accomplice. For months in the lead-up to the first Test of the 2015 Ashes, English pessimism accommodated Australian ebullience.

Ashes underway with Face/Off identity switch

Ashes underway with Face/Off identity switch

13 Jul 2015

For an Australian following the Ashes tour in the UK, it’s hard not to feel a sense of shellshock. Or perhaps it’s more an identity crisis.

Australia smother New Zealand’s surge with bowling for the ages

Australia smother New Zealand's surge with bowling for the ages

31 Mar 2015

Before the game, you had the sense that New Zealand approached the World Cup final with destiny on their side.

Don’t look at the numbers, look at Mitch on centre stage

Don't look at the numbers, look at Mitch on centre stage

27 Mar 2015

For a man recently accustomed to dominating matches, Mitchell Johnson’s World Cup has cast him in a support role. He’s played without the aura that made him so feared.

Watson, Maxwell prove themselves in a different World Cup partnership

Watson, Maxwell prove themselves in a different World Cup partnership

21 Mar 2015

What do you make of a good score after a dropped catch? All part of the game, or does the achievement bear an asterisk?

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