Ronan O'Connell Columnist

Ronan O'Connell

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About

Ronan has been a reporter for 14 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, Middle East, 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, News Ltd, 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 writer, health reporter, features writer and sports reporter.

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Wade key to Australia’s Champions Trophy hopes

Wade key to Australia's Champions Trophy hopes

4 days ago

By banking on explosive batsmen for the Champions Trophy, which starts next week, Australia have handed heavy responsibility to in-form keeper-batsman Matthew Wade.

Star Aussies must not be banned from IPL

Star Aussies must not be banned from IPL

16 May 2017

Cricket Australia should be encouraging its finest players to take part in the Indian Premier League, not trying to convince them to abandon the world’s best T20 competition.

Champions Trophy: Handscomb could leapfrog Khawaja and Bailey

Champions Trophy: Handscomb could leapfrog Khawaja and Bailey

9 May 2017

Marcus Stoinis is in doubt for the Champions Trophy just over two weeks out from Australia’s first warm-up match after injuring his shoulder in the IPL. Who, then, are his potential replacements?

Australia should be a dominant T20 team

Australia should be a dominant T20 team

2 May 2017

Australian superstars David Warner and Steve Smith are dominating in the Indian Premier League along with lesser lights Andrew Tye, Nathan Coulter-Nile and Moises Henriques.

Forget Khawaja, it’s Faulkner who’s been shafted

Forget Khawaja, it's Faulkner who's been shafted

25 Apr 2017

Usman Khawaja really has not been that hard done by, regardless of the outcry from hordes of fans. It’s James Faulkner who’s been truly stiffed, first left out of the Champions Trophy and then denied a Cricket Australia contract.

Henriques, Behrendorff and Shaun Marsh should go to Champions Trophy

Henriques, Behrendorff and Shaun Marsh should go to Champions Trophy

18 Apr 2017

Shaun Marsh, Jason Behrendorff and Moises Henriques should be selected in Australia’s Champions Trophy ODI squad to head to England next month.