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Time to re-evaluate how the world measures Olympic success

Time to re-evaluate how the world measures Olympic success

23 Aug 2016

While Australia’s Olympic team underperformed at the Rio 2016 games, is the medal tally the best way to measure our team’s performance?

Is this year’s NFL Pro Bowl a model for AFL rep footy?

30 Jan 2014

I’ve reluctantly come to accept that State of Origin will never be meaningfully resurrected in the AFL.

Measuring Australian sporting success

Measuring Australian sporting success

21 Nov 2013

As far as the Australian Sports Commission is concerned, the measure of the success of Australian sporting high performance programs is how many Olympic gold medals and World Championships we win.

Three questions Bombers need to answer

2 Aug 2013

Both Dean Robinson and James Hird could well believe they are telling the truth because that’s how they remember things now.

How beneficial is professional sport to the indigenous community?

3 Dec 2012

There wouldn’t be an Australian over the age of 20 who doesn’t vividly remember Cathy Freeman’s run in the final of the women’s 400m final at the Sydney Olympics.

The art of quarterbacking

The art of quarterbacking

23 Nov 2012

Is there a more demanding role in sport than than of the NFL starting quarterback? I think not.