All posts tagged "Ballymore"

  • Queensland Reds
    Ballymore or less

    It was with great fanfare that the QRU unveiled its latest proposal to redevelop Ballymore the spiritual home of rugby in Queensland. But is Ballymore really where the future for the QRU could and should lie? I’m going to take off my rose-tinted glasses for a while and have a hard look...

  • AIC
    Qld Schoolboys Day 2 – AIC 1 pull back a draw against GPS 1

    A resurgent AIC 1 scored 19 unanswered points in the second half  after GPS 1 dominated the first to pull back a historic draw in the annual Queensland schoolboys grudge match. Wet conditions limited  a possible GPS whitewash in the first half, forcing numerous handling errors and expansive back-line play was substituted...

  • All Blacks
    Putting the “Class” in “Classic Rugby”

    There are more than 400,000 reasons why the Triple M Brisbane organised Classic Wallabies versus Classic All Blacks match was worth the effort. That’s the number of dollars raised by the event to go to the Christchurch Earthquake fund. And they haven’t stopped counting yet, so expect the figure to end up...

  • ACT Brumbies
    Back to Ballymore

    This Saturday night Super Rugby heads back to Ballymore for the first time since 2005.  It shapes...

  • Queensland Reds
    Is Ballymore the future of QLD Rugby?

    Ballymore – history and tradition reverberate around this ground like few others. Walking around the ground it...

  • Rugby
    Ex-AFL Exec new QRU CEO, OK?

    Coming quickly on the back of the Victorian born Ewen McKenzie appointment as the new coach of...