"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,
- Ryan O'Connell
If it feels like every NRL season I proclaim that we shouldn’t rule out the Melbourne Storm for the premiership, there is a very good reason: I do pump up the Storm every year.
With the NBA regular season finishing today, it is time to nominate who should win the 2014-15 NBA awards.
After all the drama in the previous round of the NRL – and the resulting fallout – it was a welcome change to have a weekend where the attention and focus was almost solely on the actual football.
Rugby league – a sport that’s never too far away from scandal at the best of times – was once again in the headlines for all the wrong reasons over Easter, due to the Bulldogs versus Rabbitohs game being marred by an extremely controversial finish.
With the Australian team still celebrating their victory in the Cricket World Cup, it’s time for a quick look back at an enjoyable tournament, albeit a very drawn out one.
We have now completed three rounds of the 2015 NRL season, and it’s almost impossible to keep up with all the different storylines circulating throughout rugby league this year.