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Bomber out in paperback

‘Bomber: My Story’ the book I co-wrote with Bomber Thompson, has been re-released in paperback form. The hardback was a bestseller and was extremely well-received. Here’s a link to the best place to buy it. https://www.booktopia.com.au/bomber-mark-thompson/prod9780143785231.html

10 Aug 2017
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Weekend Siren round 8

What happened in the last 21 seconds of the Richmond-Fremantle game? An attempt to explain, as part of Weekend Siren.

15 May 2017
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Weekend Siren round 2

A wrap of round 2 AFL on SEN radio with Terry Wallace and Kevin Bartlett. Listen here

04 Apr 2017
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Trevor Grant’s death

Trevor Grant was a friend and colleague of more than 20 years at The Age, and one of the best handful of journalists I ever worked with. He died earlier this week, aged 65, from Mesolthelioma, an asbestos-related condition that had troubled him since 2015. Short Arse, as we all knew him, was a valued

06 Mar 2017
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Weekend siren March 6

Our segment Weekend Siren on March 6 discusses the new third-man up rule, the pre-season competition and the Test match here

06 Mar 2017
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Weekend Siren, round 2 pre-season

A chat with Kevin Bartlett and Terry Wallace for our Monday program Weekend Siren on SEN Melbourne. Listen here

28 Feb 2017
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Weekend Siren: The return

Our popular segment Weekend Siren on SEN returned last Monday. Here is a chat about Kyrgios, the Big Bash, Essendon and much more with Terry Wallace, Kevin Bartlett and me.

25 Jan 2017
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The Immortals: A 2017 project

I’ve written quite a bit of television in recent years including scripts for National Icons and Perfection, two shows produced by Intrepid in South Melbourne and played out around the world including locally on Fox Sports. My 2017 project is The Immortals, a half-hour program on the greatest sportsmen and sportsmen of all times. Scott

09 Jan 2017
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Two bestsellers at once!

Now there’s a first and possibly an only time for me. I wandered into Collins Booksellers locally and found both Bomber: The Whole Story and Dane Swan: My Story on the bestseller’s stand. Bomber has been a great success. The Swan autobiography for Hardie Grant has just hit the market and took off in its

21 Oct 2016
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How AFL clubs can hold their superstars

A column for ESPN on a pet topic, the veterans list, written in the wake of the Sam Mitchell-Jordan Lewis exit from Hawthorn. Read it here

21 Oct 2016
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