Equality unjustifiable in Australian football, for now

AARON COOPER The debate surrounding pay equality in sport has re-ignited following claims of proposed pay cuts for female footballers. On Tuesday, Brisbane Roar were forced to defend claims of asking for pay cuts from their Women’s side, … [Read more...]

Aloisi slams unacceptable performance in A-League rout

AARON COOPER Brisbane Roar Head Coach John Aloisi says his side’s performance against the Newcastle Jets on Sunday was simply not good enough. Despite entering the clash as strong favourites and a near full-strength side, the hapless Roar were … [Read more...]

Lions part ways with Justin Leppitsch

AARON COOPER Brisbane Lions Senior Coach Justin Leppitsch has been sacked by the club with a year remaining on his contract. Chairman Bob Sharpless announced the decision today following a Board meeting at Lions headquarters. "The … [Read more...]

Quade Cooper returns to Ballymore

AARON COOPER Queensland Rugby have made the first steps toward re-building after a tumultuous Super Rugby season, signing former Reds fly-half to a three-year deal. Cooper returns to Ballymore following a year playing with European giants … [Read more...]

Athletic heroes turn to drugs

JESS ROBERTSON Recent reports of Olympic athletes testing positive to performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) poses the question of whether PEDs have become part of aspiring athletes everyday lives. The Court of Arbitration for sport reported … [Read more...]

Lions vice-captian Dayne Zorko reaches 100 game milestone

DAVID SIMON Brisbane Lions vice-captain, Dayne Zorko will line up for his 100th game against Geelong this Sunday at the Gabba. In his milestone game, the 27-year-old never thought the opportunity would arise when he made his debut five … [Read more...]

PODCAST: In the sheds #2

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Lewis Taylor optimistic about Lions future

MARIAN JOSEPH Brisbane Lions midfielder, Lewis Taylor is feeling confident about the next three years after addressing the media yesterday about re-signing with the club. After year-long negotiations, Taylor has re-signed with the club and … [Read more...]

Studies say go for gold: sex before sport

  ANNA J. JAMES Wondering about all those athletes having sex at the Olympics? Does it help or hinder their athletic performance? Two ground-breaking studies have concluded that sexual activity before sport is gold. In conjunction … [Read more...]

Brisbane Lions breaking all the wrong records

DAVID SIMON The Brisbane Lions record breaking season continued on Saturday night against the Adelaide Crows. The only problem is, the boys from Brisbane are braking records for all the wrong reasons. Four records tumbled at the Adelaide … [Read more...]