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 travel photojournalist, contributing words and images to more than 30 magazines and newspapers across the US, Europe, Asia, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.

He contributes to the likes of CNN, The BBC, The Guardian, The Toronto Star, The Irish Examiner, The Australian Financial Review, The South China Morning Post, The West Australian, Yahoo! and many travel magazines.

Ronan's travel writing and photography 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 travel photojournalist he spent nine years working at daily newspapers in W.A. where he variously was a chief crime reporter, political correspondent, health reporter and features writer.

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Forget England and South Africa, Australia have the best Test attack

Forget England and South Africa, Australia have the best Test attack

10 hours ago

Australia now own the best bowling attack in Test cricket as they underlined yesterday, skittling Sri Lanka on day one of the first Test in Kandy.

Australia will thrash Sri Lanka in the Tests and it won’t be close

Australia will thrash Sri Lanka in the Tests and it won't be close

3 days ago

Sri Lanka will rely overwhelmingly on three players in the Test series against Australia which starts on Tuesday.

Australia show crucial aggression against spin in Sri Lanka

Australia show crucial aggression against spin in Sri Lanka

20 Jul 2016

Timid batting against spin has cruelled Australia in their recent Test tours in Asia. So it’s encouraging that Australia’s batsmen played assertively against the slow bowlers in the ongoing warm-up match in Sri Lanka.

Pakistan have beaten England, are Australia next?

Pakistan have beaten England, are Australia next?

18 Jul 2016

Pakistan yesterday recorded a resounding Test victory over England at Lord’s, a performance which confirms they will offer a major challenge in Australia this summer.

Hey Langer, leave Hoggy alone: Loyalty doesn’t pay the bills

Hey Langer, leave Hoggy alone: Loyalty doesn't pay the bills

14 Jul 2016

Perth Scorchers coach Justin Langer harmed his reputation this week with his petty comments about departing Scorchers veteran Brad Hogg. Langer is mistaken if he thinks loyalty is central to T20 franchise cricket.

For Steve O’Keefe it’s simple: Take wickets in Sri Lanka or your Test career is over

For Steve O'Keefe it's simple: Take wickets in Sri Lanka or your Test career is over

13 Jul 2016

Australia’s Test squad have arrived in Sri Lanka and talk already has turned to the inability of their batsmen to prosper on spin-friendly surfaces.

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