This article was first written for and published by The Roar. In terms of results, it’s certainly been a more positive week for Australian rugby. It started last Saturday when the Australian Wallabies beat Italy 40-27. Sure, it wasn’t pretty – in fact I would go as far as to say it was ugly – […]
This story was first written for and published by The Roar. Another week. Another blow for the ARU. This week the ARU has been under fire after it was announced that Buildcorp had decided to end its role as naming rights sponsor of the National Rugby Championship.
This article was first written for and published by The Roar. I have a confession to make. Netball has never been a sport I have taken much interest in. It started in school when during term three my options for sport were hockey or netball. I opted for hockey and throughout my teenage years and […]
This story was first written for and published by The Roar. Each week in preparation for writing this piece, I spent half an hour each morning scouring the news looking for my favourite stories in women’s sport. So when Roarers comment that I have missed something, in some circumstances it’s me making a choice to […]
Get ready Australia. History is going to happen in August this year when rugby sevens takes the stage at the Rio Olympics. But before we get there – we need squads. ICYMI, it was yesterday that Australia named its squads for the men’s and women’s rugby sevens at Rio.
With the first day of the Buildcorp National Women’s XVs Championships at an end, the results of Day 1 are as follows.
This story was written by and kindly shared by Leesa Hamilton. Ash Hewson’s enviable sporting CV is matched by her passion for the game and her teammates Ash Hewson may be rugby’s answer to Ellyse Perry – she’s represented her country in rugby, cricket, soccer, touch and athletics – but she’s not getting complacent about […]
What a very special day last Thursday was for women’s sport. First, the AFL announced the teams that were successful in their bids for a licence to have a women’s team in the inaugural women’s competition in 2017. Celebrations then officially began at the Fremantle Dockers, the Melbourne Demons, Carlton Football Club, the GWS Giants, […]
It has been many years since the Wallabies have been able to capture the hearts and imagination of the Australian public in such a way. In fact, I can’t really remember the last time I saw the country rally around our men in green and gold in such a powerful way. What’s the reason? Is […]