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Word of caution to the Aussie scribe who resented the trend toward Yanks coming along to usurp spots on the lists of AFL teams: An Australian couple from Perth living in the Outback region of the States, specifically Colorado, is preparing to turn the trickle into a torrent around the year 2035. Not just footy,

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Jason Day has accepted a challenge from Greg Norman to surpass the Shark’s 331-week mark as the number one ranked golfer in the world. If our math suffices, it would mean that Day would have to hold the position for 322 more weeks. Day’s talent, drive, determination and that seemingly uncanny ability that the world’s

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A young rising star in the Australian tennis ranks might have a route to playing in the French Open after winning a U.S. tournament that sent his world ranking soaring. Jordan Thompson jumped from 119th in mid-April to 90th after winning the Kunming Open the weekend past. The French Open takes the top 104 in

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Fantasy footballers who picked the Fremantle Dockers based on last year’s results no doubt feel as though they are not participating in anything even closely resembling a fantasy, but are clearly trapped in a 0 – 6 nightmare from which waking up is impossible. The most recent rude awakening for the Dockers came courtesy of

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The Parramatta Eels find themselves in a bit of a quandary after making the decision of standing down captain Kieran Foran for an indefinite time in order for him to deal with personal issues. The Eels would like to see Luke Kelly assume Foran’s role, but he is unavailable due to injury. The likely solution

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Some Aussie journos felt gratified that American basketballer-turned- AFL-footballer Mason Cox’s debut for the Magpies against the Bombers caught the attention of the American sports media, but they were quick to point out that American journos have much to learn regarding proper footy terminology. The reason the Yanks got it wrong is that the Aussies’

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The 18 alongside the name of the Fremantle Dockers is looming quite large, since that is the rung they occupy after five rounds of the 2016 AFL season. Winless after five rounds, the Dockers have produced a slide unlike any other in recent memory. They have already earned the dubious distinction of having lost as

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An NFL punter has to do more than simply kick the ball as far as possible. He has to have a deft touch in order to force the receiving team to accept poor field position. Punts taken from near mid-field are brought out to the twenty-yard line if they travel into the end zone without

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