Brisbane’s elevation to the epicentre of world sport took another giant leap forward overnight with the decision to award Australia two Rugby World Cup tournaments. It’s another free kick for Queensland, writes Jim Tucker
Mark Stockwell has big ideas for the Australian Olympic Committee to lead a participation revolution in green-and-gold sports. A leadership vote on Saturday will decide if he gets to pursue them, writes Jim Tucker.
The battle of Brisbane has long been on fought on many fronts, but the Brisbane Broncos are facing their biggest challenge in decades when cross-town rivals the Lions kick off their season, writes Jim Tucker.
Australia’s Test cricketers today return to the game’s most problematic stage, Pakistan, after an absence of more than two decades. But the magic and the memories of their previous visit will be hard to replace, writes Jim Tucker
More than a decade in the harsh spotlight of Australian rugby, one-time bad boy James O’Connor is cherishing the chance to pass on some wisdom as his celebrated career nears the final siren, writes Jim Tucker.
Not interested in women’s sport? Fine – but you have no idea what you’re missing out on, writes Jim Tucker