Glenn Mitchell Columnist

Glenn Mitchell

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http://glennmitchell.com.au

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About

Glenn spent over two decades as a sports broadcaster on both radio and television with the ABC, commentating at four Olympic, four Commonwealth and two Paralympic Games. He called nearly 200 international cricket matches (covering 13 overseas tours) and commentated over 900 games of AFL & WAFL football, along with myriad other sports. Since mid-2011, Glenn has been freelancing in both the electronic and written media. He tweets from @mitchellglenn and can also be found on his website - glennmitchell.com.au

Member Since:
October 2012
Based In:
Perth
Favourite Sports:
AFL, Cricket, Cycling, Football,

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It’s time to debunk an AFL myth: Players’ careers aren’t getting any shorter

It's time to debunk an AFL myth: Players' careers aren't getting any shorter

3 hours ago

The 1991 AFL grand final at Waverley was responsible for four individual player records – all set by the one man.

The IOC has proved itself to be a joke

The IOC has proved itself to be a joke

3 days ago

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is guilty of gross double standards and has underlined its gutless and rudderless self.

Is Rio 2016 about to descend into farce?

Is Rio 2016 about to descend into farce?

21 Jul 2016

Breaking news: There will be myriad drug cheats competing at Rio 2016. Medals will be hung around the necks of doped athletes. Some will be found out, others will not. Some will retain those medals for all time.

Ricky Ponting is spot on regarding smaller bats

Ricky Ponting is spot on regarding smaller bats

7 Jul 2016

Former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting is correct in wanting restrictions placed on cricket bats.

Melbourne is rightly the world’s sporting capital

Melbourne is rightly the world's sporting capital

30 Jun 2016

In the words of Kevin Costner, “If you build it, they will come”. In the case of Melbourne nothing could be more accurate.

The AFL has dropped the ball

The AFL has dropped the ball

23 Jun 2016

It has been an interesting week for North Melbourne – the coach fined, the club fined and the president hit with a wet lettuce.

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