November 2015

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Sam Burgess has reportedly penned a deal to return to South Sydney. Here, he will return to the warm embrace of rugby league, where all past sins will be absolved as soon as he lines up for his first staged photo opportunity outside Surry Hills’ Bourke St Bakery with his brothers, George, Tom and Luke.…

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I have written on oft occasions of my desire to purchase Foxtel. Yet due to a rather strict body corporate policy in my 1960s-era apartment building, I must remain a humble free-to-air viewer, for now. However, this week the sports broadcast landscape changed in this country: Optus came out of nowhere to pinch the EPL…

Read More Optus Wins EPL Rights, But What Does This Mean For Foxtel?

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This week on the show, the lads discuss: Jarryd Hayne – waived from the 49ers and now back on their practice squad. What’s going on? Is he not that good, or do Americans just hate us? Australia v NZ World Cup Final. We did well, but fuck those All Blacks are good. Cricket – the…

Read More The Ian Higgins Show featuring TPA’s Dave Edwards