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John Davidson

John Davidson is an Australian freelance journalist. He has written for The Guardian, FourFourTwo, Inside Sport, TheRoar.com.au, The Blizzard, Rugby World, The Sun, League Express, Rugby League World and The Worldgame, among others.

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Rugby League  /
It's Super League Grand Final Week...
St Helens And Castleford Freeze On Big Stage Again As Warrington And Wigan Book Grand Final Spots
The Good, The Bad and the Ugly of Super League: The Semi-FinalsThe GoodAfter 30 long rounds we finally have our two grand finalists – Warrington…
Rugby League  /
This Week's Rugby League Round-Up
The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of Super League€™s Super 8s: Round 7
The GoodWakefield secured a fifth place in Super League for the second year in a row. They couldn’t beat Warrington on Friday night, but Huddersfield’s…
Rugby League  /
Saints Hint At Return To Best Form
Why St Helens Must Improve If They Want To Win The Super League Grand Final
The Good, The Bad and the Ugly of Super League’s Super 8s: Round 5 The Good St Helens finally claimed the League Leader’s Shield with…
Rugby League  /
The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of Super League This Week
Salford Edge Towards Super League Safety But It's Looking Grim For Widnes
The Good, The Bad and the Ugly of Super League’s Super 8s: Round Four The Good St Helens cast away any struggles and doubts over…
Rugby League  /
Rounding Up The Weekend's Super League Action
The Good, The Bad and the Ugly of Super League€™s Super 8s: Round Three
The Good Wigan cracked open the race for Old Trafford with a thumping 30-10 win over St Helens at the Totally Wicked Stadium. This was…
Football  /
Bolt A Bad Idea For Australian Football
Bolt From The Blue: Why The Usain Experiment Is Bad For The A-League
Former world champion sprinter Usain Bolt garnered headlines around the planet on Friday when he made his debut as a professional footballer for the Central…
Rugby League  /
Catalans Rock Boat With Challenge Cup Win
Catalans Challenge Cup Win Can Be A Turning Point For French Rugby League
2017 was a tough year for the sport of rugby league in France. Catalans Dragons, the country’s only full-time professional club, were almost relegated from…
Boxing  /
Can Luke Jackson Upset The Odds Against Carl Frampton?
Luke Jackson Fighting History And For Health In Clash With Carl Frampton
“There was no certain reason I started boxing – I just wanted attention. I thought if I was a fighter people would recognise me.” People…
Rugby League  /
Wrapping Up All This Weekend's Rugby League Action
The Good, The Bad and the Ugly of Super League€™s Super 8s: Round 1
The Good London were the big winners this weekend as they upset Widnes at home in the first game of the Super 8s. The Broncos…
Rugby League  /
Rounding Up The Weekend Of Rugby League
The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of Super League: Challenge Cup Semi-Finals
The Good Bolton was basked in glorious sunshine on Sunday as rugby league took over the Macron Stadium. Taking both semi-finals to a football ground…
Rugby League  /
Jackson Goes Down A Storm At Salford
Danny Richardson Is Saints' Saviour While Jackson Hastings Makes Immediate Impact At Salford
The Good, The Bad and the Ugly of Super League: Round 23 The Good Take a bow Jackson Hastings. Shunned by the NRL, Hastings had…
Rugby League  /
Super League Round Up - Saints On Top
St Helens On Their Way To The Winners Shield - The Good Bad Ugly Of Week 23
The Good - Huddersfield, Wakefield and Catalans all secured their places in the top eight with resounding victories over the weekend. The Giants fought back…
Rugby League  /
England Will Host The 2021 World Cup
2021 Rugby League World Cup To Be Solely Played In England
Wales, Ireland, Scotland and France will be spurned as co-hosts for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup with the tournament to be solely staged within…
Rugby League  /
Super League Round Up!
The Good, The Bad and the Ugly of Super League Round 21
The Good Whisper it quietly, but St Helens were decidingly average for most of their Friday night game against Hull FC. In the first half…
Football  /
Paris Leads Way In Producing Football Talent
As France Prepare For The World Cup Final, We Ask Why Does Paris Consistently Produce So Many Gifted Footballers?
Paris is known throughout the world as the city of love. It is a city of great art and unique fashion, of history and great…
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