Ronan O'Connell Columnist

Ronan O'Connell

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About

Ronan has been a reporter for 13 years and now traverses the globe as a photojournalist, contributing words and images to more than 30 magazines and newspapers across the US, Europe, Asia, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. He contributes travel, culture and current affairs content to the likes of CNN, BBC, The Guardian, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Toronto Star, The Irish Examiner, The Australian Financial Review, The South China Morning Post, The Singapore Straits Times, The West Australian, Yahoo! and many travel magazines. Ronan's photojournalism work has taken him to more than 40 countries and he's filed pieces for The Roar from many far-flung locations. Before becoming a freelance photojournalist he spent nine years working at daily newspapers in W.A. where he variously was a chief crime reporter, political correspondent, health reporter, sports reporter and features writer.

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Riewoldt can lead Saints to September in 2017

Riewoldt can lead Saints to September in 2017

2 days ago

Just a few weeks shy of his 34th birthday, Saints skipper Nick Riewoldt has strong claims to earn his sixth All-Australian jumper after booting nine goals to cap a brilliant season.

The Steve Smith furore is a joke

The Steve Smith furore is a joke

4 days ago

This week, ex-players and fans howled down the decision to send Steve Smith home, ahead of a frantic six months of cricket. The furore is laughable.

Sorry West Coast, you’re just not that good

Sorry West Coast, you're just not that good

6 days ago

For a team which sits just one win behind the ladder leaders with a 15-6 win-loss record, West Coast have copped an exorbitant amount of flak this season.

Australia vs Sri Lanka Test series: Full player ratings

Australia vs Sri Lanka Test series: Full player ratings

20 Aug 2016

Australia now have lost nine Tests on the trot in Asia after slumping to a 3-0 clean sweep to Sri Lanka this week. Here are my series ratings of the players from each side.

Rejuvenated Sri Lanka crush listless Australia

Rejuvenated Sri Lanka crush listless Australia

18 Aug 2016

Sri Lanka will head to Zimbabwe in October as a Test team rejuvenated and surging with confidence after flattening Australia in Colombo yesterday, to complete a 3-0 whitewash.

Skipper Smith fails his first test in Sri Lanka

Skipper Smith fails his first test in Sri Lanka

17 Aug 2016

Not for the first time during Australia’s doomed Test series in Sri Lanka, Steve Smith’s captaincy was a tad perplexing yesterday.

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