Martin Flanagan

Martin Flanagan

Martin Flanagan is a journalist and author who writes on sport, Australian culture and the relationship between indigenous and non-indigenous Australia.

Elite band cool, calm and quick

Martin Flanagan None of Carlton's Three Amigos mind being called The Three Amigos.

Born to lead

Hawks captain Luke Hodge.

Martin Flanagan A strong-minded kid has grown into one of the AFL's finest captains, a formidable competitor but a man still strongly bonded with his home town.

Football

Against all the odds

Liam Jurrah leaves the field with an injured arm after the round 23 game against the Gold Coast Suns last season.

Martin Flanagan Sport may be the only way young men like Liam Jurrah can avoid the death and despair.

Bombers away as Hird's men hit afterburners

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Martin Flanagan Essendon is switched on and dangerous under the guidance of James Hird.