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Dan Lonergan

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Since beginning as a sports commentator and writer with the ABC in the 90s, Dan Lonergan has covered AFL grand finals, Davis Cup and Australian Open finals, and the Olympic Games. He joins The Roar as one of Australia's premier AFL broadcasters in the country and can still be found calling as an ABC Grandstand Sports Broadcaster.

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Is the Gold Coast curse repeating for the AFL’s Suns?

Is the Gold Coast curse repeating for the AFL's Suns?

1 Jul 2015

Gold Coast Suns chairman John Witheriff famously claimed that his club was one of the cleanest sporting teams when it came to drugs. Those comments have now come back to haunt him.

The Hawks need to be added to the Scary Movie franchise

29 Jun 2015

Although they are three games off top spot and have not produced their best for an entire part of a match in 2015 so far, the Hawthorn Hawks still look like a scary movie to me.

Gerard FitzGerald would be a perfect fit in the AFL

26 Jun 2015

In VFL football, Gerard Fitzgerald is a big name, having coached the most number of games in the proud history of the VFA/VFL competition.

Adelaide gives an early Crow, but then goes quiet

23 Jun 2015

After winning their first three games – the opening two against North Melbourne and Collingwood particularly emphatic – it seemed that Adelaide were the real deal under new coach Phil Walsh.

Is it time to call time of Shane Watson’s Test career?

Is it time to call time of Shane Watson's Test career?

19 Jun 2015

It’s not the first time that question has been asked and Shane Watson has been like a cat with nine lives. He just keeps on surviving, but is he finally on borrowed time at Test level?

Eagles now flying above the radar

17 Jun 2015

I’m pretty happy with myself. I wrote that if the AFL grand final was played on paper, West Coast and Sydney would square off for the ultimate prize.