Pat Hornidge Roar Rookie

Pat Hornidge

Roar Rookie

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About

A follower of many sports, and player of a few. Supporter of St Kilda, Everton and Celtic.

Member Since:
 
July 2017
Based In:
 
Melbourne
Favourite Sports:
AFL, Cricket, Cycling, Football, Racing, Rugby,

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AFLX misses the mark

AFLX misses the mark

6 days ago

The thing that stood out most about AFLX on Friday night was that everyone was having fun, however this was due mostly to the atmosphere rather than the games themselves.

In learning to lose, Nick Kyrgios will find greatness

In learning to lose, Nick Kyrgios will find greatness

24 Jan 2018

I don’t know what goes on inside Nick Kyrgios’ mind, but from what I’ve seen of late, he is the same player he has always been, but now has the experience to deal with that.

The Australian Open is at risk of becoming a victim of its own success

The Australian Open is at risk of becoming a victim of its own success

20 Jan 2018

There’ll be another record crowd at the Australian Open this year – a crowd well in excess of 750,000 if predictions are to be trusted.

Segregation at AFLX? No thanks

Segregation at AFLX? No thanks

30 Dec 2017

The AFL recently announced that it was considering introducing ‘fan zones’ for the three AFLX carnivals in February.

Is the AFL hijacking women’s football?

Is the AFL hijacking women's football?

24 Nov 2017

Last year, I regularly went to VFLW (Victorian Football League Women’s) games as a friend of mine was playing. For what was then the premier league of women’s football, the contrasts between the playing conditions were extreme.

International rules is back on the up

International rules is back on the up

14 Nov 2017

A few years ago, when it was at its lowest point, I felt like I very much in the minority when I said that I liked and enjoyed International Rules – both the concept and the game itself.