Ronan O'Connell Columnist

Ronan O'Connell

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About

Ronan has been a reporter for 14 years and now travels the world as a photojournalist, contributing words and images to more than 50 magazines and newspapers across the US, Europe, Asia, Middle East, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. He contributes travel, culture and current affairs features to the likes of CNN, BBC, The San Francisco Chronicle, Toronto Star, The Guardian, Irish Examiner, Australian Financial Review, South China Morning Post, Singapore Straits Times, News Ltd, The West Australian, Yahoo! and many travel magazines and in-flight publications. Ronan's photojournalism work has taken him to more than 50 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 writer, health reporter, features writer and sports reporter.

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Australia boss Kiwis in T20 tri-series final

Australia boss Kiwis in T20 tri-series final

1 day ago

Australia completed a dominant run in the T20 tri-series yesterday by cruising to victory over New Zealand in the final in Auckland.

Australia must attack Kiwi spin pair

Australia must attack Kiwi spin pair

3 days ago

Australia have so few accomplishments in T20 that tomorrow’s tri-series final against New Zealand is significant. Getting after the Kiwi spinners will be key to victory.

Australia stun Kiwis in record T20 chase

Australia stun Kiwis in record T20 chase

6 days ago

Australia’s remarkable transformation as a Twenty20 unit continued last night as they completed a jaw-dropping record chase of 244 in New Zealand with seven balls to spare.

South Africa’s pace depth is simply scary

South Africa's pace depth is simply scary

16 Feb 2018

Australia’s four-Test tour of South Africa kicks off on Thursday with their sole warm-up match. So what lessons for Australia emerged from the Proteas’ recent home series against Test number one team India?

Chadd Sayers must play ahead of Jhye Richardson in South Africa

Chadd Sayers must play ahead of Jhye Richardson in South Africa

14 Feb 2018

Chadd Sayers never looked likely to make his Test debut this home summer, despite spending time in Australia’s Ashes squad, but has a much better opportunity on the four-Test tour of South Africa.

Australia needs a specialist T20I coach

Australia needs a specialist T20I coach

12 Feb 2018

After three consecutive Twenty20 wins. Australia suddenly look better than they have for a long time in the shortest format.