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- April 2012
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Think the A-League’s most active of ‘active fans’ have a tendency to be a little too active? So did I, until I lobbed into Casablanca two hours before the local derby between arch-rivals Raja Club Athletic and Wydad Athletic Club on Sunday. Raja is the current powerhouse of Moroccan football, established in 1949 with 10 [...]
You don’t realise how big the IPL is until you’re in India when the circus works its way across the country. Television station watermarks count down the days until showtime. The Times of India profiles one franchise per day. Virat Kohli spruiks hair gel on the cricket channel every five minutes. When the sixth season [...]
The India series is over. The baggy greens have been bagged. The whites are being whitewashed, much like their owners. And the post-mortems into Australia’s 4-0 capitulation to an Indian side in a not dissimilar rebuilding phase have begun. I don’t profess to have the answers to Australia’s cricketing woes, except that the selectors could [...]
It was around 15 years ago, watching highlights of Sachin Tendulkar smashing an Australian Test bowling attack featuring such heavyweights as Paul Wilson and Gavin Robertson all over an Indian cricket field, that I made the decision. One day, I was going to make it over to India to watch Test match cricket – preferably [...]
Only two games into Channel Nine’s five year, multi-multi-million dollar broadcast deal with the NRL, we’ve already got an answer to that eternal question – how much does it cost to buy your way onto a rugby league panel show? Somewhere in the ballpark of $15 million a season, if the appearance of official NRL [...]
Three days. Three sports. One perfect Sydney weekend. But which code would offer the best bang for your buck? In the red corner we had cricket, in the form of Australia (or was it Australia B+?) against the West Indies in One Day International number four at the SCG. In the blue corner we had [...]