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Ryan O'Connell

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"Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence: in other words, it is war minus the shooting." - George Orwell

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February 2011
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Cricket, League, Rugby,
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Five talking points from State of Origin 2

Five talking points from State of Origin 2

4 days ago

The Queensland Maroons defeated the New South Wales Blues 26-16 at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane last night, thus clinching the 2016 State of Origin series.

Revisiting my 2015-16 NBA season predictions

Revisiting my 2015-16 NBA season predictions

6 days ago

With the 2015-16 NBA season now completed, it’s time to look back at the predictions I made pre-season, and assess how well I did. Or didn’t do, to be more accurate!

The Cronulla Sharks won’t win the 2016 NRL premiership

The Cronulla Sharks won't win the 2016 NRL premiership

7 Jun 2016

Jack Gibson – may he rest in peace – was right. Leaving that porch light on is the definition of rugby league futility.

Five talking points from State of Origin Game 1

Five talking points from State of Origin Game 1

2 Jun 2016

The Queensland Maroons defeated the New South Wales Blues 6-4 at ANZ Stadium in Homebush last night to take first blood in the 2016 State of Origin series.

NSW Blues team for State of Origin Game 1: Expert reaction

NSW Blues team for State of Origin Game 1: Expert reaction

23 May 2016

The New South Wales Blues have announced their team for Game 1 of the 2016 State of Origin series, and as anticipated, there were a number of new faces in the side to face the Maroons in just over a week.

My dream interview with Spurs coach Gregg Popovich

My dream interview with Spurs coach Gregg Popovich

12 Apr 2016

As the NBA regular season comes to a conclusion, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich took time out of his busy schedule to speak to The Roar.

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