AFL Round 15 – Melbourne v Sydney: A Sunday stroll in the park

It’s a risky proposition but the Swans seem to be taking their chances this season and showing that they’re not entirely reliant on the premiership side to win. Is it a deliberate strategy by Longmire?

AFL Round 15: The View From Shepparton on Round 15 and Other Things

Was watching the rugby instead of Geelong-Hawthorn a good move? Not when you’re turning to Wikipedia to find out what’s going on. It was a varied weekend in sport for Peter Schumacher, but there’s still plenty to say about Round 15.

Roaring Lions prey on Wallabies

The Lions were too big and too strong and they dominated the Wallabies with powerful, technically-sound rugby writes Tim Ladhams. So where to now, Australia?

Wallabies v Lions: Izzy Izzy Izzy, Oi Oi Oi

Not since David Beckham landed on his backside in a penalty shoot-out in the 2004 European Championship quarter-final has such a mishap decided a major sporting occasion.

Wallabies gamble on pace over power

Tim Ladhams looks at the lead-up form of the British and Irish Lions and the tactics which have been successful against them as they prepare for the first of three Tests against the Wallabies in Brisbane tomorrow night.