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RWC 2015: One other such victory would utterly undo us

Sorry for the delay but there’s my blog about Wales’ first match at the Rugby World Cup.

Uruguay are definitely the smallest rugby nation in our group, and expected to be the whipping boys for the other teams. 442 more words


True Grit: Luke Ball's legacy

By Jay Croucher

They say that you shouldn’t let your Year 12 marks define who you are as a person. While there’s merit in that, it hasn’t stopped me from long defining Luke Ball by his… 877 more words


Dear Daisy

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As published by The Footy Almanac 3 May 2014

I hope you don’t mind me writing you an open letter like this.  But it seems the only way to get your attention since you walked out on me six months ago. 626 more words

Pigskin Ponderings

Player Profile - Luke Ball - Midfielder

The anterior cruciate ligament injury is the fear of any footballer and has been for a long, long time. Many have been a victim of it, with some coming back playing as if they’ve never left, and some struggling to cope with the speed of the game. 602 more words

Old Stuff

Loyalty versus Dollars in Aussie Rules Football

Loyalty to the jumper has been a basic tenet of Aussie Rules Football from the year dot.  Ever since clubs decided on the colours, the players who wear those same arrangement for an entire career are the most revered. 345 more words

Aussie Rules Football Opinion

Ball provides gripping prelude to big dance

As published in Collingwood’s 50 Most Sensational Games, 2011.

On paper at least, Collingwood deserved to enter this cut throat final against Hawthorn, the first  between these competition heavyweights in 33 years, as firm favourites.  2,435 more words


“Luke Ball’s an outstanding person,” Mick Malthouse.

Collingwood is making the final adjustments to the side that will line up against St Kilda on Friday night, in a rematch of last year’s grand final. 327 more words