Rick Drewer Roar Rookie

Rick Drewer

Roar Rookie

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About

Past Sports Co-ordinator, Past first class cricketer for SA. Member of Port Adelaide football club

Member Since:
 
November 2015
Based In:
 
Gawler East SA
Favourite Sports:
AFL, Cricket, Cycling, Football, League, Racing, Rugby,

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Should James Hird really present the Norm Smith Medal?

Should James Hird really present the Norm Smith Medal?

6 Sep 2017

The invitation extended by the AFL to James Hird, and Hird’s acceptance, to present the Norm Smith Medal at this year’s 2017 AFL grand final could be one of the worst public relation exercises in living memory.

Equal pay for equal work

Equal pay for equal work

30 Jun 2017

With Wimbledon just about underway, there always seems to be some controversy surrounding this, the most prestigious Grand Slam of them all.

Time to get politics out of sport

Time to get politics out of sport

7 Jun 2017

With the incredible development of professionalism in sport over the last fifty years or so creating the sports industry, one of the major spin-offs is that sport has turned into a mobile billboard.

No form of sledging is acceptable. Ever

No form of sledging is acceptable. Ever

29 Apr 2017

The debate concerning sledging on and around the sports field continues. In the perfect world there would be no sledging.

With lives on the line, who would want to be a bowler?

With lives on the line, who would want to be a bowler?

30 Jan 2017

Cricket desperately needs a thorough review of rules, safety and equipment.

Helmets have made modern batsmen worse at playing the short ball

Helmets have made modern batsmen worse at playing the short ball

17 Jan 2017

The introduction of protective equipment into the game of cricket, designed to make the game safer – primarily for batsmen – has seemingly had the reverse effect.