What’s different between now and the 1980’s? Well my parents like to tell me it’s the music, clothes and general life. I don’t know about the music one, Call Me Maybe and Whip It have a good beat to it, absolute classics really! Even though I wasn’t around back in ‘the good old days’ I do […]Read more "Behind Every Man is an Even Stronger Woman"
1-1, that’s where it stands for our Aussie men and women’s teams in the fiercely fought Ashes. While the men play a 5 test series, the women participate in a multi-format series based competition. 2 points for a win in a limited over fixture (3x ODI and 3x T20) and a newly revised 4 points […]Read more "Double Trouble"
Channel 9 are advertising that tonight is the biggest night of sport EVER, with its line up of EPL football giants Liverpool FC vs Brisbane Roar, The Ashes at Lord’s resuming for day two plus NRL Friday night football Bulldogs vs Eels. You could be mistaken for thinking the broadcaster is slightly delusional. After all it was […]Read more "Never Have I Ever"
Week in week out football games are broadcast around Australia and the players participating in these games are portrayed as soldiers going into a battle of war. Don’t get me wrong, running into the brick wall of Paul Gallen or getting a hefty hip and shoulder from Luke Hodge, wouldn’t tickle in the slightest. But it […]Read more "Three Women to one Gallen"
NSW vs. QLD – State of Origin After putting my sorry self into bed and realising yet again NSW had not stoped the QLD juggernaut from extending their winning streak, it was becoming a real life nightmare. So it was a strange feeling when I put my head on the pillow in 2014 about 8hrs after the final whistle […]Read more "10 Teams that Could Beat Both NSW and QLD"
When the recent City vs Country clash in Rugby League occurred, as a person born in the city but raised in the country and an openly self declared country girl I was proud when the Country boys won! It also prompted me to question whether location affects the way an aspiring athlete appreciates the road to […]Read more "Don’t Discount a Country Bumpkin"