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Rob from Brumby Country

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I support the Brumbies in Super Rugby, the NSW Country Eagles in the NRC, the NSW Blues in the Sheffield Shield, and Tottenham Hotspur in the EPL. And Australian teams in any sport, needless to say!

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A look at the NRC Clubs and their media platforms

A look at the NRC Clubs and their media platforms

18 Jul 2014

There have been some complaints about a lack of information regarding the National Rugby Championship (NRC) from the ARU and the teams involved as the start of the competition bears closer. To some extent, the purported drought of information has been alleviated on The Roar by the excellent reporting of Brett McKay among others. So […]

My Wallabies squad for the June internationals

My Wallabies squad for the June internationals

22 May 2014

Ewen McKenzie is soon to announce his Wallabies squad to take on the French in the June internationals.¬†With one eye on the future and another on the present, I self-indulgently present to you my match-day squad. Rob’s team for the first Test against France 1. James Slipper 2. Stephen Moore 3. Sekope Kepu 4. Rob […]

‘Jakeball’ is alright

'Jakeball' is alright

12 May 2014

Hands up those of you who sat through all eighty minutes of the top-of-the-table Sharks-Brumbies match on Saturday night. Now hands up those of you who enjoyed the spectacle. Not too many hands, I see. If you head on over to the Sydney Morning Herald, you will see Steve Samuelson’s rather vitriolic critique of the […]

Re-imagining the Sheffield Shield

21 Mar 2014

The Sheffield Shield Final kicks off today. The culmination of thirty matches of domestic cricket sees New South Wales host Western Australia at Manuka Oval in Canberra. Or do they? Do the Blues really have the home ground advantage? “There’s not a great deal of an advantage, especially since [it] probably took them as long […]

Hot on the heels of Hotspur

17 Dec 2013

People who don’t know me very well might wonder why a person like me would support a team like Tottenham Hotspur. I wasn’t born in North London. I have no attachment to the Tottenham area. I don’t even have any relatives who support Spurs. In fact, most of my family and friends are barely aware […]

McKenzie’s tough decision will build winning culture

McKenzie's tough decision will build winning culture

19 Nov 2013

It doesn’t really matter whether you agree with Ewen McKenzie on this one or not. If you’re a Wallabies fan, you’ve got to back him to the hilt. Unless you went to bed early last night and this is the first thing you read when you got up this morning, you’ll be aware that McKenzie […]

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