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Well, couldn’t they play in The Gabba or Suncorp Stadium? This was the question that popped into our minds when we learned the news that the Brisbane Lions’ AFLW side is no longer content with the facility at Brendale. Too late to do anything for this Sunday’s game, where the Lions will host the Western

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Matthew Wade had a Big Bash League final to forget, if we can be permitted to indulge in a bit of understatement. First, he was dropped down the order and did not get into the game until the outcome was no longer in any serious doubt. When he did make it to the crease for

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Cameron Smith, the young Aussie golfing sensation from Brisbane who has won on the PGA Tour, The European Tour and most recently captured the Australian PGA Championship, would like to play in The Masters for the second time in 2018, but in order to do so, he must find a way to move from his

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AFLW players, buoyed by the warm reception they received last year during their inaugural season, have used the offseason to engage in fierce training regimens, that, in the words of Fox Sports’ Sarah Olle, will produce a sophomore season that will be, “Faster, stronger, harder.” Thirty-two-year-old Erin Phillips supplies a prime example. She has quit

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January, maybe less than some, mother than others, is a good month for punting, so here are a few of the events coming along that may be worth a glance. It will require a dedicated punter, as far as the thoroughbreds are concerned, to find the sort of racing that lends itself easily to finding

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In news that warmed the otherwise unwarm-able cockles o’ our hearts, it has been made known to us that the AFLW has sold 38,000 tickets to a Round 2 game between the Collingwood Magpies and the Fremantle Dockers for a Saturday night fixture at the shiny new Perth Stadium. That figure is better than for

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Anyone care to make a prediction, or predictions, about the rugby future of Quade Cooper? Is he in line for additional snubbings, or will he experience a resurgence of fortune? Difficult to say for certain. Wallabies Coach Michael Cheika, who used to be in Copper’s camp, lured Cooper back to Australia from France, and then

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Are we there yet? How much longer do we have to wait? Dad, would you really turn the car around and take us home for not behaving? The sort of questions we used to ask innocently, which drove our parents crazy popped into are minds immediately after this one – Is it Friday yet? That

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Don Pyke has put his name to a three-year contract extension, which will have him with the Adelaide Crows for some time to come. He is now linked to the club through 2021. Pyke has coached the Crows to two consecutive finals appearances since he took charge in 2016. During those two years, the Crows’

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Kurt Tippett of the Sydney Swans has caused a bit of a ripple in the AFL pool by announcing his immediate retirement from the game. He is just 30 years of age, near the end of his career, possibly, but he sustained an ankle injury that is not getting better. He still owed the Sydney

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