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Ryan Buckland

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About

Ryan likes his sport played efficiently, effectively and elegantly, like a Nic Naitanui hit out to advantage.

Always searching for an interesting angle, Ryan loves nothing more than digging deep into the play and searching for the signal others miss in the noise.

You can follow Ryan here (@RyanBuckland7).

Member Since:
 
January 2014
Based In:
 
Perth, Western Australia
Favourite Sports:
AFL, Cricket, Rugby,

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AFL Round 10: Coaching matters, and so does the state of AFL umpiring

AFL Round 10: Coaching matters, and so does the state of AFL umpiring

1 day ago

We’re headed into the bye rounds, which means the halfway point of the season is approaching. After 89 games of football, it looks like the top eight is taking shape.

Sydney vs Hawthorn: Friday Night Forecast

Sydney vs Hawthorn: Friday Night Forecast

4 days ago

Evidently, ten months is a long time in football. In Round 17 last year, Sydney and Hawthorn faced off in a top two showdown, the winner to go to the top of the ladder with five rounds remaining. Tonight, the winner will move as high as 12th.

Essendon’s latest AFL experiment, and its surprising results

Essendon's latest AFL experiment, and its surprising results

24 May 2017

The Essendon Bombers own the fifth oldest and most experienced list in the competition. In some ways, and on some days, they’re playing like it. On others, everything falls apart.

Round 9 in the AFL: Dangerfield detonates, and the Giants find another way to beat the odds

Round 9 in the AFL: Dangerfield detonates, and the Giants find another way to beat the odds

22 May 2017

Some semblance of reality returned to the AFL this weekend. Most of the market fancies won the day, and one of the game’s best reminded us of his potential for outright desolation.

Geelong vs Western Bulldogs: Friday Night Forecast

Geelong vs Western Bulldogs: Friday Night Forecast

19 May 2017

Stage 947 of Kardinia Park is unveiled, as the languid Cats host the slop-loving Dogs. The weather looks atrocious, and Geelong are market underdogs at home for the first time since the veteran farewell game in 2015. Stakes are high, as ever on a Friday evening.

Nat Fyfe’s free agency: The $6 million man’s next move is simpler than you think

Nat Fyfe's free agency: The $6 million man's next move is simpler than you think

17 May 2017

The relatively short history of AFL free agency says top-five players move clubs. Even if you don’t think he’s been in All Australian form to date, there’s little doubt Fremantle’s Nat Fyfe is a top five player. Ergo…