Month: June 2016

Mid-Season Musings On Dockers Missed 2016 Afl Ship

Ross Lyons and his Dockers side have been on the receiving end of unprecedented bad fortune to this point of the 2016 AFL season. They won 17 games last season during the home and away season, along with the minor premiership, earning the right to host a preliminary final. They…Read More

Rejuvenated Stosur Hopes To Exorcise Ghosts Of Earlier Wimbledons

Samantha Stosur deserves much credit for perseverance as she makes her 14th appearance at Wimbledon, even though the nuances of playing tennis on grass have eluded her throughout her long and illustrious career. In 23 matches at the All England Club, she has won only 10. She has a golden…Read More

Two Aussies Probable First Rounders’ In Nba Draft

If the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers do indeed select Australia’s Ben Simmons with the number one overall pick, he would be the second Aussie to be picked high by one of the U.S. major sports teams. The Denver Broncos took Adam Gotsis with a second-round pick in the NFL draft. The…Read More

Johnson Wins U.S. Open Despite Preposterous Officiating

For now, Dustin Johnson is the winner of the 2016 U.S. Open Golf Championship that was held at Oakmont, just outside the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. We say for now, because if yesterday’s fumble by the USGA officials was any harbinger, it is possible that Johnson will be stripped of…Read More

Power Shut Off By Dockers Resurgence

The prospects of a finals appearance are slipping out of the Port Adelaide Power’s grasp as they became the latest team to permit the Fremantle Dockers to regains some semblance of competence when Port went down to Fremantle 12.14 (86) to 9.15 (69) at Domain Stadium. The Dockers’ relied on…Read More

Brutal Oakmont Punishes Wayward Shots In 2016 U.S. Open

As if golf were not difficult enough already, the officials tasked with making Oakmont Country Club U.S. Open ready have gone to extreme lengths of devise a supreme test with a severity level so intense that even one of the world’s best golfers, Rory McIlroy, says that Oakmont is the…Read More