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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England hammer Australia in ODI opener, and this time it was the bowlers at fault

England hammer Australia in ODI opener, and this time it was the bowlers at fault

4 days ago

Australia’s ODI form trough deepened yesterday as they were flayed by England’s hyper-aggressive batting line-up in the series opener at the MCG.

Are England the most explosive ODI batting unit of all time?

Are England the most explosive ODI batting unit of all time?

6 days ago

Australia might have rolled over England in the Ashes, but it won’t be nearly as easy in the five-match ODI series starting tomorrow. The English have become an elite team with the format’s most destructive batting unit.

Tremain and Burns should tour South Africa

Tremain and Burns should tour South Africa

11 Jan 2018

Joe Burns should replace Cameron Bancroft as Australian Test opener, with Chris Tremain picked as a back-up quick ahead of Chadd Sayers for next month’s Test tour of South Africa.

England’s bowling stocks are grim

England's bowling stocks are grim

10 Jan 2018

England fought harder in this Ashes than they did during their 5-0 humiliation five years ago, but what this series exposed is their awful lack of bowling options.

Broad, Woakes and Ali flop: Ashes player ratings

Broad, Woakes and Ali flop: Ashes player ratings

9 Jan 2018

Following Australia’s 4-0 thumping of England in the Ashes, here are my player ratings from the five-Test series.

Australia well set for South Africa Test tour

Australia well set for South Africa Test tour

8 Jan 2018

After a summer of shock selections, Australia’s Test XI is set in stone for next month’s tour of South Africa, with the one exception being uncertainty about rookie opener Cameron Bancroft.