Category: Sport

NRL’s slap in the face

Originally published in the National Indigenous Times, June 2007.

By Chris Munro
NRL (COMMENT)

“PULL your finger out” is the message directed from ex Penrith and Balmain hard-man Mark Geyer to the NRL. Continue reading

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City snub Merritts an answer

Originally published in the National Indigenous Times, April 2007.

By Chris Munro
LEAGUE: COMMENT

APPARENTLY it’s time Nathan Merritt made a toast. According to Sydney Morning Herald reporter Alex Brown, the Indigenous try-scoring machine has some valuable historical lessons to learn. Continue reading

IN A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN

Originally published in the National Indigenous Times, from January 2007.

An Aboriginal political activist is behind an audacious plan to turn bush football in NSW on its head. JOEL GOULD, CHRIS GRAHAM AND CHRIS MUNRO take an in-depth look at how rugby league got to this point in the first place. Continue reading