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A bystander in the codewars

The week in review – 16 to 22 January 2015 You know you’re allowed to like more than one sport, right? The latest round of “codewars” was started by an article in Saturday’s Sydney Morning Herald suggesting that Cricket administrators … Continue reading

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FOMO – Sports Style

The week in review – January 9 to 15, 2015. Lots of soccer, some cricket, and a promise to the readers in this week’s wrap. Asian Cup – kind of a big deal Have you ever experienced FOMO? It stands … Continue reading

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You could call it a comeback…

The week in review – January 1 to 8, 2015. It’s time for “some more sport” to return – and much like the revival of this blog, you could say that the sporting events I’ve been interested in this week … Continue reading

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Stars rising from the Ashes

20 December 2013, Cricket, Big Bash League, Melbourne Stars v Melbourne Renegades, 7.45pm, MCG Favourites? Really? Lots of mates of mine got on board as Renegades fans for a number of reasons. They may have lived closer to Etihad, or … Continue reading

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A starry, starry night (or “How I learned I’m a glass half empty sports follower”)

8 January 2013, Big Bash League, Melbourne Stars v Sydney Thunder, 7pm, MCG Pre-Game pessimism It’s easy to go to sports matches with little to no expectations when you follow the AFL’s Melbourne Demons, and you grew up playing golf … Continue reading

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A night at a Jessica Mauboy concert, supporting Collingwood, with your favourite player on the opposition side?

6 January 2013, Big Bash League, Melbourne Stars v Melbourne Renegades, 7pm, MCG. How I became a Stars fan When the BBL concept was announced, I wasn’t exactly thrilled that the Vics were disappearing as I had enjoyed watching the … Continue reading

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