Pat Hornidge Roar Rookie

Pat Hornidge

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About

A follower of many sports, and player of a few. Supporter of St Kilda, Everton and Celtic.

Member Since:
 
July 2017
Based In:
 
Melbourne
Favourite Sports:
AFL, Cricket, Cycling, Football, Racing, Rugby,

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The Saints have become something worse than bad – they have become a comedy

The Saints have become something worse than bad - they have become a comedy

10 May 2018

At certain points in life, it becomes necessary to enjoy something you love on a different level.

Long live the draw

Long live the draw

26 Apr 2018

Here’s a controversial statement: draws are fantastic.

The Saints have lost their faith

The Saints have lost their faith

19 Apr 2018

This is a very even season. Already, every team has had a loss.

Why the Commonwealth Games matter

Why the Commonwealth Games matter

16 Apr 2018

It has been fashionable for a while to denigrate the Commonwealth Games. They are a minor, pointless competition, it is said. They have no real international importance. I fundamentally disagree.

The Saints died on Good Friday – but they can still rise again

The Saints died on Good Friday - but they can still rise again

4 Apr 2018

It’s never wise to write a review of a game immediately after the final siren, especially one as poor as St Kilda’s was on Friday. The idea is that the anger and disappointment will disappear and some more coherent thoughts will come to mind.

Is the season already over after Round 1?

Is the season already over after Round 1?

28 Mar 2018

With the exception of Hawthorn in 2013, in every season since 2008 the eventual premiers have not only won in Round 1, but have spent the entire season in the top eight. So should we already discount ten teams?