Category Articles - Sport
Elite sport remains a cesspit of casual misogyny
Newcombe on winning
A memory of John Arlott ...
HAWTHORN: It’s a con. A fraud
World War III. Or, A Night at the Opera House
Corporatised Sport: As scandalous as drug-taking ...
Ella and Gould at Murrayfield
Tas Crayfish Robert Wows The World
James Hird's wife Tania reveals details of 'tip-off' phone call. Keeping it all in the AFL 'Family'
ASADA, the AFL and WADA - The Main Game
AFL and James Hird: A sad history of ignorance ... The Love-In
7 Days, 8 Friends, 140km. 1 Rainforest
Farewell to former Mercury journalist David Stockdale, who has died at age 66
Tourism v Racing: You be the Judge
'Lonners' leaves a legacy
The Race That Stops The Nation – A Poem for All Australians
Grassroots footy continues to suffer ...
Why I no longer support the Blues
Keith Dunstan and his place in the Australian sun
Drop the divisive national anthems from the Grand Final introductions
Richie's Map of Tassie
The Joy of Six: Ricky Ponting
The ugly side of competitive sport
Eddie the Untouchable
No more taxpayer dollars ...
The Racism Backlash
Old things can be desirable, can't we?
Waterhouse's submission is a joke that's not funny
What a beautiful Pussy you are, you are
What is a Small Mine?
Not just Lance ...
Will the Truth set him Free?
In their own words: carbon price, carbon emissions, national security, Nova Peris
Lance Armstrong: a Bold Deceiver & Cool Tripper
Oprah: Armstrong 'met the moment' with admission
Kookaburra Southern Cricket Association supporting Bushfire Appeal
Rocking like a Hurricane
Farewell Ricky ...
Motorsports Tasmania in good shape
A sure bet? Perhaps not
Boundary Rider no more
Life ban for Lance ... Read for yourself.
Mundine slammed for Geale slur
Aussie sport's ugly culture
And the first ... shall be last
Banned for life! Lance Armstrong disgraced ...
Josh and Jess at the Nationals
The winner is … white elephants
$1.87m pay day for Tote sale handlers
Young focused on championship prospects at Malaysian Rally
Lance: Can it be true ... ?
Hands off our Park!
Leave Our Park Alone
2012 ITF Taekwon-Do Oceania Championships
TOTE execs to face grilling
Wilkie's $8.7 million for the re-development of the KGV
The picture they didn't want you to see ...
When money talks louder than words
The race up the river ...
Why don't they have a handicap race for line honours
Ex-races boss hits TOTE sale
There's something missing ...
Peter Roebuck and the League of Gentlemen
Tote vote splits Greens
Looking forward to a smoking ban on the route of the Tour De France?
The Fallacy of Sporting Attraction
The TOTE Debacle
TOTE'S $5m losing bet
Adventure championships showcase the Tarkine
Greens back bill to stop TOTE sale. Sale on hold
Secret AFL footy deal exposed
World class golf course approved for King Island
Tote sale process is reckless
Booth's Tote question: Was it an under-the-carpet sale?
Minister ignores racing industry concerns
$2.08 million to keep Supercars racing
In Tasmania ... local footy costs cash-strapped ABC $22 per viewer
Loss of more than just a theatre company
Boxing or Foxing?
Rugby’s double Bill
Window to Togatus (6): Nancy v. Warnie
Yell for Cadel
Tassie gets large
The Madness of the Ultra-Marathon runner
Spreyton: Green 'under a cloud'
Cloud over $11m racing splurge. Racing Minister loses the plot
For the love of swords
My fury at TT Line. Clever Lara, says Mercury in eulogy. George loves it. Latrobe Speedway doesn't
TT Line - Tasmania's Own Titanic
TT Line and the footy bill ...
After all that parochial jingoism (is that a tautology?)
Cilantro, chlorpyrifos & flying blind
Footy: The North v South War. McKim: Stop the populism. No state funds
Bellerive AFL: Not just populist
My letter to (The Examiner) Editor
A (Tasmanian) legend rises. A legend falls
AFL asked to shed light on oval upgrades. Tunnel collapses
Probity of racing under a cloud
Community consultation on Three Capes applauded
North v South. Footy v Supercars
$600,000 Roos Bellerive-bound?
The night I saved Ricky Ponting’s career
Animal Farm ... and Tasmania
Australia’s best of the best come to Tasmania
Run Ultras... Like a Girl
Harmony through Sport
Clean Across Bass Strait
Croquet – “the best kept secret” has come to Launceston In a big way!
Ryan Foster's record run
A Trail´s Tale: Message to Hobart
Football Fighting Gang Culture
Australian soccer's cultural failure
The Light at the end of the tunnel
Truth is ´´not in the public interest´´ (we want to host the World Cup!)
Footy: Another Extension of the Nanny State - Paul´s Response
The Travelling 'Roo-oil Salesman
The continued development of Bellerive Oval should be an economic imperative for Tasmania
Enter the Bruny Island Ultra ...
Sod off Patersons, says Leonard
W(h)ither soccer's A-League
Just not my day - Roger's Run
Premier's winning greyhound saved from execution
Commonwealth Games and journalistic scum
HOBART 2020 OLYMPIC BID CALLS FOR AUSTRALIA TO LOOK TO THE FUTURE ...
AFL - Economic saviour, or financial disaster?
Introducing ... the David Foster Stadium ...
Faster. Higher. Stronger: The Olympic Dream Of Hobart ...
Libs' footy fight
Hobart 2020 Olympic Games: A Few Loose Bricks Short ...
Australia’s soccer World Cup Bid Rankings
Futsal fury ... ?
Giro: Rookie Tassie boy in the pink
Here comes Jessica
The Chronicle 46: Vale Alec
A bottle of red, some cheese, prosciutto and french bread? See you there.
Bartlett's sports high school
Footy goes Green or Greens go footy ...
GREENS’ PLAN FOR MORE HAWKS GAMES AT AURORA STADIUM
"Respectful” Disrespect at the Winter Olympics and throughout Australia
Collared ... a night at the cricket
Cyclists as a hazard
Media Watch on Mercury Sport
A memorial to Malua
$2.5m Tas Tote bet scam alleged
End of innings for 'Stockers'
Oz Opera visit cancels Ten Days on the Island
Bruny pain halts Tasmanian Times
Thank god the Mercury isn't like this ...
Tote etc: Labor's Midas Curse (2)
Tasmanian Skaters to Showcase their Skate Talent in Australian Tour Round
Let there be lights
In the Long Run
The biggest dismissal since Whitlam
DOOSRA BOLSTERS KREJZA HOPES
Racing Minister must provide update on TOTE sale
CELEBRATE THE FIGURES
THE WORLD’S EYES ON KREJZA
Crikey: Tasmanians unite to free Jason Krejza
Final proof that the Bruny Ultra is good for you ...
The murky history of a Melbourne Cup contender
2010 AFL fixture-Tassie dudded by AFL
Pulp mill protests bend for the world game
World Cup 2018 bidders rated
Top world team nabs gun Launceston cyclist
SUPPORT FOR TASMANIAN A-LEAGUE TEAM
Labor’s arrogant response to racing concerns
Footy plan must include Hawks
Answers demanded on Elwick
Bugger the Pulp Mill, Sponsor an Idiot!
Fishing Season - Philip Weigall at Fullers
To a man who lost like a champion ...
Thousands flocked to the spectacle; it certainly made their footy crowds look a bit less exciting
Well trained ...
Skilled guide shortage
Ralphs Bay: Threat to windsurfing
You are right Cheeky
Le Tour ...
News Ltd: Bias, what bias!
Hawks... the claimed benefits ...
Hawks falling ...
Hawks: Let them fall to earth
Vote for Mikey ...
AFL: No Tassie plan
Shock of TOTE sale
AFL: Give me back my $4,500 in Stamp Duty, Airdy
How much will an AFL team cost?
Racing industry shock
Hawks: Well, she would, wouldn't she?
How true is this?
Local runner gets his Molesworth
More life on Mars
A peculiar zeal
The ghost cyclists
'Tassie' Hawks claim $2m pokies revenue as community benefit
Hawks: Show me the credible figures
Tassie Hawks: Another festering sore
Tassie Hawks: Call for a cost/benefit analysis
Tassie soars on Hawks' wings
The Active Typist
Classic sailing ... a 50th anniversary
Alive and Kicking
Life on Mars
Arrogant AFL pricks!
Pots ‘n’ kettles talking colour
Rotten, from start to finish
Ben: the right decision
As a West Coast Eagles supporter ...
EI: Time to vaccinate Tasmanian horses
More on those Elwick pokies ...
A Tasmanian revenant
More payouts ... ?
Derwent dons its skiffies
The Bishop's Finger (2)
A Tassie vote needed
Hawthorn: what Lennon signs away
Hot air wrecks Taj window
Floyd samples infamy
Reign of fear
Why I now loathe this sporting life
Elwick: when a blowout is not a blowout
Le Tour: I'm no dope, says Landis
Mr Lennon upsets Freo
Le Tour latest
It took the world champs to beat the Socceroos
My German road trip
Lygon St ...
Falling over a parked car
My World Cup in Paramaribo
And we did ...
Targa: Nick's off!
Get Targa off the teat
V/AFL one-club 200-gamers!
Another take on gold
Double standards at the top
The Bishop's Finger
HAG-lets: A yachtie's jibe
A Pinnacle of Experience
Playing with globalised balls
Beersheba's great race
The football god
Ashes: The View from Hobart
Ashes to Ashes
Footy ... and the good old days
The problem with Footy
Hockey one, Hockey Two
ICC backyard cricket rules