Les Zigomanis Roar Rookie

Les Zigomanis

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About

I\'m a Melbourne-based writer who\'s had articles and stories published in various digital and print journals and magazines.

Member Since:
 
July 2015
Based In:
 
Melbourne
Favourite Sports:
AFL,

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Can umpires be biased?

Can umpires be biased?

18 Apr 2017

It’s a simple question, but not one that’s often explored in popular media. About as close as you’ll get is if some caller to talkback suggests they thought the umpiring was one-sided.

The ugly side of the fourth estate

The ugly side of the fourth estate

11 Apr 2017

I used to keep scrapbooks of Collingwood’s seasons. I’d read all the newspapers, cut out any Collingwood-related articles, and paste them into these huge yellow scrapbooks I bought from the newsagent.

How is it that Collingwood lack basic skills?

How is it that Collingwood lack basic skills?

5 Apr 2017

I’m not one to sit there and dissect strategies, match-ups, and that sort of thing. I really just know what I see and what I understand in that moment.

How I changed my tune on Nathan Buckley

How I changed my tune on Nathan Buckley

14 Mar 2017

Last year, I questioned Collingwood’s direction and Nathan Buckley’s capacity to take the next step with the club. In the off season, for a variety of reasons, I’ve had something of a change of attitude.

Unrealistic AFLW knockers need to keep quiet

Unrealistic AFLW knockers need to keep quiet

2 Mar 2017

Anybody who bashes the women’s AFL league on the basis of quality is ungracious.

Perceptions of a ‘toothless, Collingwood bogan’

Perceptions of a 'toothless, Collingwood bogan'

9 Feb 2017

A couple of years ago, I worked as an editor on the book Joffa: Isn’t That Life?