Show BioHide BioRON REED has spent more than 50 years as a sportswriter or sports editor, mainly at The Herald and Herald Sun. He has covered just about every sport at local, national and international level, including multiple assignments at the Olympic and Commonwealth games, cricket tours, the Tour de France, America’s Cup yachting, tennis and golf majors and world title fights.
THEY WERE one of the best and most feared cricket teams ever to play the game, but the way the West Indies went about it was not always something to be proud of, according to an all-time great. RON REED reports More »
SACK THE coach! It’s the traditional response when things don’t go the way they should in any football code but calls for Socceroo boss Ange Postecoglou’s head are premature, says chief writer RON REED: ANGE POSTECOGLOU probably sings the Sinatra anthem “My Wa... More »
FORGET THE upcoming Ashes for a moment – both Australia and England have suffered humiliating defeats by long-shot outsiders in quick succession. Chief writer RON REED found some reasons to enjoy watching it:
IT’S BEEN A long time since the gifted cricketers of the Caribbean ruled the world – but they might be going from bad to worse, says Chief Writer RON REED: ARE THE WEST INDIES now the worst Test cricket team in memory? Well, at least – flippancy alert! – they ... More »