Jon Pierik is a sports writer with The Age, focusing primarily on AFL football, cricket and basketball. He has won awards for his cricket and basketball writing.
Jon Pierik New Opals coach says there was too much talk of winning a gold medal before London Olympics, declaring it is time for the team to 'walk the walk'.
Jon Pierik Andrej Lemanis believes he has a squad that can achieve something "special".
Jon Pierik London Olympian Elizabeth Cambage posted an intriguing message on Twitter on Tuesday, questioning whether the antics of disgraced swimmer James Magnussen had impacted on other female athletes during...
Jon Pierik Head coach Leigh Nugent unsure whether Thorpe has determination needed to dominate.
Jon Pierik Cycling Australia president will urge board to authorise investigation of current staff.
Jon Pierik Aleks Maric has even more reason to help the Boomers to their their first Olympic medal.
Jon Pierik Basketball great Lauren Jackson has brushed aside claims the United States would only face tough competition at next month's Olympic Games if it fielded a second team, declaring the Opals were aiming...
Jon Pierik Joe Ingles is ready for some bigger challenges, writes Jon Pierik.
Jon Pierik Lauren Jackson brushes aside claims US faces no tough competition at Olympics.