After just one day of competition, and the Opening Ceremony, social media has already thrown the spear at Channel 10’s Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games coverage.
With two channels that can be used for games coverage, and a plethora of events running until August 4, fans are asking; why is there a) not more sport and b) so many ads? Continue reading
Alastair Cook‘s facial expression says it all (photo: The Mirror)
After a 95 run drubbing at the hands of India, and having not won any of their last 10 Tests, England are searching for answers that should have come six months ago.
Unfortunately, the management of the situation at the time, the Kevin Pietersen drama included, did not allow for the fresh overhaul that the England Cricket Board and on-field team needed. Continue reading
Warrandyte Reserve, home to the mighty Bloods, played host on Saturday to a dominant performance from the red and the white against Park Orchards Sharks in Division 4, on a surface that was slippery in the pockets and suited a sharp kicking style. Continue reading
RMIT & Monash Ultimate Frisbee players fly in the SUG gold medal match (photo: Davis Harrigan)
Another year, and another Unigames has been wrapped up. Held in the city of Wodonga, and some sports in Albury, 1,950 students descended on the town this week to contest 14 sports, with the desire to win a gold medal or secure the overall championship trophy. Continue reading
In close, La Trobe & Melbourne University (photo: Davis Harrigan)
Once again, the city of Wodonga greeted competitors with a slight chill, but no sign of rain.
With all sports beginning to hit the peak stage of their respective divisions, securing as many wins as possible became crucial in the race for a top spot. Continue reading
Swinburne v UTAS, men’s futsal (photo: Davis Harrigan)
Fog in Wodonga on the first day of Southern University Games competition greeted the cross country competitors on a picturesque but somewhat muddy La Trobe University Albury-Wodonga campus. Continue reading
The Griffith Uni Cheer team hard at training for SUG (photo: Rix Ryan Photography)
(This article was first seen here at Australian University Sport)
Every year, the demand and popularity of cheerleading at Southern University Games is increasing.
So much so, that this year, the competition has attracted a team from Griffith University on the Gold Coast. Continue reading
Kane Williamson of NZL v West Indies; shots like this may disappear with the pink ball (photo: WICB Media/Randy Brooks)
As the traditional form of the game, test cricket is not something that can – or should – be radically altered.
Now, though, that scene has the potential to change. Continue reading