I got an email: Glen , you may or may not be aware of the big fight last night, Danny Green (Wa boy) V s Anthony Mundine(Redfern boy) , any way, an interesting pnenomana occurred around Australia , in that after the fight their were mass outbreaks of pub and street fighting, ie in Perth […]
On the repeat broadcast of the Socceroos win over Uruguay, the lead sports commentator on SBS, Les Murray, said this about the ‘human element’ of the game: Reality television that could not be concocted by concept jockeys with no concept of reality.
I am going to the Socceroos World Cup qualifying game this evening. Should be fun. My brother bought me a ticket and flew across from Perth. We have been hanging out in my little flat. The game is being played at Sydney Olympic stadium at Homebush Bay. There should be a crowd of 80,000 people […]
(Via SMH on Michael Clarke’s Duck) Watching the Ashes with Clif at his joint we started discussing the walk between the changeroom and the pitch for batsmen who have just got out. The space between the changeroom and the pitch is an interesting space. The changeroom is literally a ‘standing reserve’ of batsmen. The pitch […]