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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Henriques, Behrendorff and Shaun Marsh should go to Champions Trophy

Henriques, Behrendorff and Shaun Marsh should go to Champions Trophy

6 days ago

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

Sayers still long odds for Ashes debut

Sayers still long odds for Ashes debut

11 Apr 2017

Chadd Sayers was named Sheffield Shield player of the season this past week, but he’s still well back in the pecking order for an Ashes berth next summer.

Finch, Carey and Cartwright fire in Sheffield Shield

Finch, Carey and Cartwright fire in Sheffield Shield

6 Apr 2017

Victoria recorded a three-peat, Aaron Finch belatedly blossomed as a long-form batsman, Hilton Cartwright pushed his Ashes credentials, and Chadd Sayers threatened the all-time wicket-taking record.

Warner should be dropped if Australia tour Bangladesh

Warner should be dropped if Australia tour Bangladesh

1 Apr 2017

David Warner should be dropped from the Australian team if the two-Test tour of Bangladesh goes ahead this August and September.

Cummins might be Australia’s version of Akram and Ambrose

Cummins might be Australia's version of Akram and Ambrose

30 Mar 2017

In Pat Cummins, Australia have one of the rarest of cricketing commodities: a dynamic strike bowler who is also frugal.

Australia vs India Test series player ratings

Australia vs India Test series player ratings

29 Mar 2017

India have secured a 2-1 victory over Australia, in perhaps the best Test series of the past decade.