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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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Sydney vs Essendon: Friday Night Forecast

Sydney vs Essendon: Friday Night Forecast

15 hours ago

A month ago, this looked like a Friday fizzer. After Essendon’s consolidation and Sydney’s return to form, it’s now a game for a spot in the top eight – at least temporarily.

Which Australian sport produces the greatest athletes? Part Three: Rugby league

Which Australian sport produces the greatest athletes? Part Three: Rugby league

2 days ago

Rugby league is a challenging sport for me to place. As a West Australian, my exposure to the code has been limited. Fortunately, we have rugby league expert and coach extraordinaire, Rohan Smith, to lend a helping hand.

The AFL and its players have failed to meet the challenge of change in the new CBA

The AFL and its players have failed to meet the challenge of change in the new CBA

3 days ago

The AFL and its players reached a six-year, circa $2 billion agreement yesterday, after almost 18 months of protracted negotiations. It is a profoundly disappointing deal, which does nothing more than spend the league’s newfound bounty.

AFL Round 13: Will the real top four contenders please stand up?

AFL Round 13: Will the real top four contenders please stand up?

4 days ago

There are three games of significance on this final bye weekend, all with a common theme: does anyone want one of the very available top-four spots?

North Melbourne vs St Kilda: Friday Night Forecast

North Melbourne vs St Kilda: Friday Night Forecast

16 Jun 2017

Fast football looms large this evening, as the refreshed ‘Roos host the slipping Saints under the Etihad Stadium roof. It’s a high leverage encounter too – just the kind we like at this time of year.

The AFL ladder is total mess. Which teams are set to capitalise?

The AFL ladder is total mess. Which teams are set to capitalise?

14 Jun 2017

After a chaotic Round 12, the AFL ladder is almost completely up in the air. The gap between fifth and 17th is just two wins, and most of the competition can harbour realistic finals ambitions with half of the season still to come. I told you so: the 2017 AFL season is lit.