Debbie Spillane Columnist

Debbie Spillane

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About

Sports journalist current host of ABC Grandstand.

Member Since:
 
March 2014
Based In:
 
Sydney
Favourite Sports:
Cricket, Football, League,

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Shooting the Gayle-farce breeze

Shooting the Gayle-farce breeze

6 Jan 2016

You’re sick of hearing the kind of reaction generated by Chris Gayle’s sideline chat up of Mel McLaughlin on Monday night?

What does NRL really stand for? Not Really Likeable

What does NRL really stand for? Not Really Likeable

20 Mar 2015

I know we’re only into the third week of the NRL season but honestly, I feel like it’s been going for months already.

Could the Socceroos’ next step be made in China?

Could the Socceroos' next step be made in China?

13 Feb 2015

Having finally come down from the high of being there when the Socceroos were crowned champions of Asia a couple of weeks ago I’m left with a warm afterglow and just three niggling questions.

Take it easy on our young tennis stars

Take it easy on our young tennis stars

31 Jan 2015

Maybe the fact I’ve been binge-watching Deadwood over the holidays took the edge off it for me, but I’m still amazed Nick Kyrgios’s alleged foul mouth seems to have alienated a slice of the Australian Open viewership.

There’s no advantage in Fast4 tennis

There's no advantage in Fast4 tennis

16 Jan 2015

During the Australian Open tennis several years ago I was shopping for a new television and, with my granddaughter in tow, went to one of those big electronics retailers who had a whole wall of TV sets on display.

Unwrapping the A-League presents

Unwrapping the A-League presents

19 Dec 2014

What to buy? How much to spend? Will it be useful? These are questions many of us are wrestling with at this time of year as the Christmas present transfer window edges closer to being closed.