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 40 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 San Francisco Chronicle, Toronto Star, The Guardian, Irish Examiner, Australian Financial Review, South China Morning Post, Singapore Straits Times, The West Australian, Yahoo! and many travel magazines. 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 reporter, health reporter, sports reporter and features writer.

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Maligned O’Keefe embarrasses his critics in India

Maligned O'Keefe embarrasses his critics in India

3 hours ago

Australia are in a prime position to win their first Test in India since 2004 after scything through the home side’s batting line-up thanks to a phenomenal six-wicket spell by Steve O’Keefe.

Honours even after Renshaw and Starc hold their own

Honours even after Renshaw and Starc hold their own

1 day ago

When a team makes 9-256 on day one of a Test match the appraisals of their performance tend to be hyper-critical. But Australia’s effort against India yesterday was not as bad as their total suggests.

Australia’s Dubai training camp was a wise move

Australia's Dubai training camp was a wise move

2 days ago

Australia’s Test team is often hampered by horribly poor preparation for Test series, but their recent training camp in Dubai was a wise choice ahead of the series in India today.

Mitch Marsh’s imminent recall is Nathan Lyon’s fault

Mitch Marsh's imminent recall is Nathan Lyon's fault

4 days ago

Nathan Lyon’s vulnerability in Asian conditions is the reason Australia have to field a fifth bowling option against India.

The Marsh brothers are a lock for India Tests

The Marsh brothers are a lock for India Tests

5 days ago

The Marsh brothers and young opener Matt Renshaw will play their first Tests in India this week while all-rounder Glenn Maxwell and number three Usman Khawaja will miss out.

Khawaja to be dropped for India Tests, with spin his undoing

Khawaja to be dropped for India Tests, with spin his undoing

18 Feb 2017

Usman Khawaja looks likely to be dropped for the first Test against India on Thursday after being left out of the team for Australia’s only warm-up match which started yesterday in Mumbai.