By this author
Sport August 24, 2019
AFL stalwarts call time on stellar careers
As a star-studded cast of AFL greats get set to hang up their boots, how does the burden of retirement sit with both the players and their fans?
Sport June 01, 2019
Stan Tsaikos’s knack in the saddle
Far from the glamour of Melbourne Cup mounting yards, Stan Tsaikos ekes out a living as a journeyman jockey, travelling the length and breadth of the country to get rides. But despite the gruelling graft, it’s a life he loves.
Sport August 03, 2019
AFL recruit Stefan Okunbor
With a Nigerian father and a Moldovan mother, Irish-raised footballer Stefan Okunbor has taken a unique path to Geelong Football Club’s Cattery.
Sport February 23, 2019
Darren Weir and integrity in racing
Trainer Darren Weir’s fall from grace over the possession of electronic shock devices has stunned horse-racing enthusiasts both here and overseas. But could it help efforts to clean up the sport?