February 9, 2018 10
After a big ratings dip, AFLW coaches are being asked to overhaul the game. With huge crowds and massive interest in the game, is that really the only factor at play?
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.
August 23, 2016 7
If Australians want to improve the medal prospects of their athletes in Tokyo and beyond, they've just one solution ...
August 15, 2016
SBS has quietly announced it is closing its women's sport website, Zela. Sports writer and Zela contributor Erin Riley mourns its passing.
July 18, 2016
The International Olympic Committee doesn't like people or businesses co-opting its brand. It doesn't like it one bit.
October 14, 2013 1
Car racing and talent shows kept viewers glued to Seven, while Nine continues to flounder
February 14, 2013 8
Given the corruption in sport, we must wonder -- why is the reality so far from the ideal? Sport is not beyond the foibles of mere mortals -- it is just like the rest of the things we do. And we should certainly not allow further investigative bodies, beyond national control, to police it.
February 13, 2013 9
The very existence of drugs has sucked the life out of sport. The era of the glorious four-minute mile is drawing to a close -- although sport will stagger on because big media needs it.
December 12, 2011
It’s fitting that on the day Gillard announced a cabinet reshuffle, a devastating loss to New Zealand in the Second Test at Hobart may be the catalyst for the axe to be applied to the Australian cricket team, writes Leigh Josey.
October 24, 2011
Well done New Zealand. Winning the Rugby World Cup is clearly the nation's greatest achievement since it through the ring into the fires of Mordor, writes Leigh Josey.