Suck on that one

(Or the one where Australia came back to beat Brazil 3-2) First, the recap. After the game against Italy, I was hoping for an improved back-line at the very least, and what we got was that, and a much-improved side overall. After […]

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Women’s World Cup game recap – Italy 2 – Matildas 1

Not the start we were hoping for. The Matildas went into the World Cup as they always seem to in tournaments – full of hope and optimism and ‘this is our time’ hype. All teams do that, to some level, but this […]

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Want to be proud to be an Aussie cricket fan? Start watching the women.

After reading about the recent review into Australian cricket, I wanted to write a post about how short-sighted Cricket Australia has been in their follow-up statements, and how I think they can start to ‘fix’ the culture around the Australian men’s cricket […]

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Why, as a Queenslander, I’m fine with NSW winning Origin this year

I’m not as disappointed as I probably should be that Queensland lost this year’s State of Origin series. Why? Because I played and coached sport for over 20 years myself. I understand the ebb and flow of team success. I know that […]

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‘Girls’ or ‘Women’? What’s the big deal??

On Friday night, I got to watch the inaugural Women’s State of Origin footy match on national TV. It was a historic moment, as it was the first time in the rebranded format after almost two decades of being played in relative […]

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