Women’s sport weekly wrap: WBBL03 Preview

This story was first written for and published by The Roar.  For lovers of cricket it’s very lucky that the completion of the Women’s Ashes was just the start of a long summer of cricket ahead. The third instalment of the Women’s Big Bash League starts this Saturday with four games to be played in […]

Women’s sport weekly wrap: When too much sport is never enough

This article was first written for and published by The Roar. On Wednesday, as I watched the Australian Jillaroos smash the Canada Ravens, I realised I was exhausted. Between the Women’s Rugby League World Cup, the women’s Ashes, the Matildas in the midst of a two-game friendly series against China, the W-League and the WNBL, […]

Aussie fielding a shambles as women’s Ashes ends in 8-8 draw

This article was first written for and published by The Roar. In an unbelievable performance, England has defeated Australia by four wickets in the final T20 in Manuka, levelling the women’s Ashes series 8-8. The Southern Stars retain the Ashes, as they won the last series, but this will be little consolation for an Australian […]

Australia retain the Ashes with a T20 win

This piece was first written for and published for the Roar. Last night the Women’s Ashes continued, with the first of three T20s being played at North Sydney Oval in front of a crowd well in excess of 5,000. This T20 saw the Australian team defeat the English team by six wickets and in doing […]

Women’s sport weekly wrap: Jillaroos crush Cook Islands

This story was first written for and published by The Roar. The Women’s Rugby League World Cup has finally arrived, with the first three matches taking place yesterday. With teams from Australia, Canada, the Cook Islands, Papua New Guinea, New Zealand and England competing, there is representation from all over the rugby league-playing world. We […]

Women’s sport weekly wrap: Get your bum on a seat

This article was first written for and published by The Roar.  Are you a sports fan? Are you a supporter of women in sport? If you answered yes to either of these questions, then I want you to prove it. I read plenty of articles and social commentary lamenting the fact that women’s sport doesn’t […]

England bounce back: Australia leads the Ashes 4-2

This article was first written for and published by The Roar.   After a comprehensive defeat in the second ODI at Coffs Harbour the English Women’s Cricket Team have bounced back to trail the Australian Women’s Cricket team 4-2 in the Ashes series, with a 20-run win in Coffs Harbour yesterday. It really was do-or-die for […]