Greg Cary

Greg Cary

Sports writer

Renowned and popular broadcaster, writer and sports insider, Greg Cary, brings his extensive knowledge of sport to bmag. Greg has been a significant voice on talkback radio in Brisbane for 20 years and is a regular contributor on Sunrise nationally on the Seven network. Greg says “I’ve always loved sport and the many issues it raises and qualities it displays . Sport has the added ingredient imposed by the imperatives of winning and losing, plenty of morality plays.”

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Brisbane Extra

Winners and losers

The famous American football coach, Vince Lombardi, is credited with saying “Winning isn’t everything, it’s the only thing”. He denied saying those exact words but his sentimen…

Winners & losers

Brisbane's Voice

The Final Word

The Broncos, with good reason, might still be wondering how they let the Grand Final slip away. With three and a half minutes remaining — and the Cowboys playing out what should’ve been their second…

‘Wayne Bennett’s comments about the unfairness of Golden Point were consistent with his well known and long held beliefs but it was unfortunate that they should be aired again after such a classic game.’

Brisbane Extra

A grand final to savour

And so it has come to this. For the first time, two Queensland teams will contest the NRL grand final — and what teams they are! In the early stages of the competition I wrote that Cowboys fans had…

Justin Hodges

Brisbane Extra

Myth busting

Recent events in the world of sports have made lies of two myths. Perhaps, as politicians believe, if you repeat something often enough people will start to believe it's true. Oftentimes it's not.…

Jason Day

Brisbane Extra

The legacy of Michael Clarke

Michael Clarke’s decision to retire after his team’s disintegration in the fourth test against England let loose a wide diversity of opinions on the decision itself and the job he did as…

Michael Clarke

Brisbane Extra

Know your role

Role models can be positive and negative, writes Greg Cary. I visited the University of Queensland a couple of weeks back to watch a young friend in a tennis tournament. What struck me — apart from th…

Know your role

Brisbane Extra

What makes a champion?

There are all kinds of champions, writes Greg Cary. Extroverts, introverts, those whose talent shines for all to see and others whose greatness is less obvious. There is room for them all. At a time…

What makes a champion?

Brisbane Extra

Glory days

Broncos legend Willie Carne has his groove back, writes Greg Cary Willie Carne has never been fitter – or, in many ways, happier. That should come as good news for those who enjoyed his wonderful…

Glory days