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Titus O’Reily presents A Thoroughly Unhelpful History of Australian Sport

Titus O’Reily presents A Thoroughly Unhelpful History of Australian Sport

Crikey October 25, 2017

Ahead of the spring racing carnival Titus O'Reily, Australia's least insightful sports writer, looks back on some of horseracing's most elaborate and/or idiotic scams.

EXCLUSIVE: Peter Dutton rewrites lyrics to Same Love, asks NRL if he can perform it at grand final

EXCLUSIVE: Peter Dutton rewrites lyrics to Same Love, asks NRL if he can perform it at grand final

Crikey September 29, 2017 3 Comments

Dutton's version includes the lyric "I’d rather die than live in a gender-fluid world".

Tigers fans are boorish, ungracious bastards. (Oh, and carn the Tiges!)

Tigers fans are boorish, ungracious bastards. (Oh, and carn the Tiges!)

Crikey September 28, 2017 10 Comments

Measuring your progress by the loathing you inspire may not be everyone’s idea of noble purpose, but it’s important to know, freelance writer David Ward.

Mayne: how does a long-suffering Tigers fan get a grand final ticket?

Mayne: how does a long-suffering Tigers fan get a grand final ticket?

Stephen Mayne September 25, 2017 6 Comments

Stephen Mayne is desperate for a grand final ticket -- and there's not much he won't do for one, including writing this plea.

Why the obsession over the AFL’s stance on marriage equality, when other sports have already said Yes?

Why the obsession over the AFL’s stance on marriage equality, when other sports have already said Yes?

Sally Whyte September 22, 2017 7 Comments

Just about every sporting code in Australia has endorsed the Yes vote for marriage equality, so why is the AFL copping all the flak?

Broadcasters worried new online competitors will steal their plays on sports broadcasting

Broadcasters worried new online competitors will steal their plays on sports broadcasting

Glenn Dyer August 17, 2017

Seven CEO Tim Worner says sports broadcasting is at a "tipping point" in Australia, but new online invaders Amazon and Netflix are just following Murdoch's lead.

Farewell to Les Murray, a true Australian gentleman

Farewell to Les Murray, a true Australian gentleman

Charlie Lewis August 1, 2017 6 Comments

Les Murray believed in soccer, and we believed in him.

Howzat: how the tide turns when unionists wear cricket whites

Howzat: how the tide turns when unionists wear cricket whites

Charlie Lewis July 3, 2017 3 Comments

How does the relatively sympathetic coverage of Australian Cricketers' Association pay demands compare with industrial action from any other union?

LEAKED: Turnbull govt caves to Margaret Court, vows to appoint more sporting icons to AHRC

LEAKED: Turnbull govt caves to Margaret Court, vows to appoint more sporting icons to AHRC

Crikey June 15, 2017 2 Comments

Finally, the recognition Sam Newman deserves.

A potted history of John Coates’ Australian Olympic Committee woes

A potted history of John Coates’ Australian Olympic Committee woes

Crikey Intern May 5, 2017 2 Comments

How embattled AOC president John Coates came to be so, well, embattled. Crikey interns Kanika Sood and Sophie Wenderoth report.