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Eels Score 51 in New Bankwest Stadium Rout of Wests Tigers

If you were cynical, you would have expected the NRL to plough the surface of the new Bankwest Stadium in Parramatta, in order to approximate what the clubs trying to play at SCG experience, but the new rectangular facility was pristine, compared to a billiard table by some. The Eels…Read More

Tiger Woods Wins Fifth Masters with Steady Final Round 70

One of our brief forays into video gaming, quite a few years in the past now, was a Tiger Woods golf game. We had hoped to use it to bond with our children. We knew the actual game of golf from many years on actual courses. The video game version…Read More

Growing Grass in Sydney Apparently Challenges Turf Experts

Grass is a fickle plant. It refuses to grow where we want it to grow. No amount of TLC, water and fertilizer seems sufficient. We do not have to yell at the neighbourhood kids to get off our lawns, because they have no interest being on them if the first…Read More

India Number 1 Test Cricket Nation Three Years Running

It is official. India have been declared the number one ranked Test cricket squad three year’s running. They held an eight-point advantage over no. 2 New Zealand as the April 1 cutoff date. Home ground was productive, where they beat Afghanistan and West Indies. Losing 4 – 1 in England…Read More

Gronk Calls Time at the Ideal Time on Hall of Fame Gridiron Career

The big sports headline of the day was the announcement of New England Patriot’s tight end Rob Gronkowski’s retirement. Football fans always had a love – hate relationship with him. New England fans loved him. Fans and defenses of other NFL clubs hated him, but it was a respectful hatred….Read More

AFLW Round 6 Overview Reveals Plenty of Meaningful Matches

Round 5 of the Toyota 2019 AFLW Premiership competition had an interesting impact on the ladder in the respective conferences. Conference A now has three of the women’s clubs with identical 4 – 1 records following Adelaide sending the signal to North Melbourne, where the Crows dismantled the Kangaroos 64…Read More

Round 5 of AFLW Competition Could Shake the Ladder

With Round 5 of the Toyota 2019 AFLW Premiership competition on the horizon, there does not seem to be much chance of the disparity between Conference A and Conference B achieving any sort of balance. The only inter-conference game will be between Greater Western Sydney and Melbourne. Melbourne are 10.5-point…Read More

Australian XI Tours India for Cricket World Cup Lead-up

Australian cricket fans will gain a glimpse into the fate of the Aussie cricketers in the Cricket World Cup when a two-match Twenty20 International series against India starts next week. The series comes just a month following Australia handing India its first ever Test victory on Australian soil. India will…Read More