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The Bench is the leading sports show on Sydney community radio, broadcasting from 6pm-8pm every Friday on Triple H 100.1FM and streaming live on www.triplehfm.com.au Splinters is our weekly podcast. However, you won't simply hear a rehash of our show. Instead, Splinters is a one hour podcast, replayed on Triple H on Tuesdays at 8pm, which touches on content we didn't get to in our show, but we still want to thrash out. Each week, join two of our regular panellists as we dissect issues, preview major events and chew the fat on sport from across the world, the nation, the state, the city or just across the Hornsby Ku-Ring-Gai.

The Bench is the leading sports show on Sydney community radio, broadcasting from 6pm-8pm every Friday on Triple H 100.1FM and streaming live on www.triplehfm.com.au Splinters is our weekly podcast. However, you won't simply hear a rehash of our show. Instead, Splinters is a one hour podcast, replayed on Triple H on Tuesdays at 8pm, which touches on content we didn't get to in our show, but we still want to thrash out. Each week, join two of our regular panellists as we dissect issues, preview major events and chew the fat on sport from across the world, the nation, the state, the city or just across the Hornsby Ku-Ring-Gai.

Location:

Australia

Description:

The Bench is the leading sports show on Sydney community radio, broadcasting from 6pm-8pm every Friday on Triple H 100.1FM and streaming live on www.triplehfm.com.au Splinters is our weekly podcast. However, you won't simply hear a rehash of our show. Instead, Splinters is a one hour podcast, replayed on Triple H on Tuesdays at 8pm, which touches on content we didn't get to in our show, but we still want to thrash out. Each week, join two of our regular panellists as we dissect issues, preview major events and chew the fat on sport from across the world, the nation, the state, the city or just across the Hornsby Ku-Ring-Gai.

Language:

English

Contact:

0402755135


Episodes

NSFA v MWFA - Men's Select: BONUS SPLINTERS

2/24/2021
On Monday it was the ladies, and today we bring you a replay, as bonus Splinters, of the men's select match between Manly Warringah and Northern Suburbs Football Associations.

Duration:02:11:51

NSWRL Discussion and (Our attempted) Sydney Shield Preview: Splinters 116

2/22/2021
His Lord Mayorness is back to discuss the greatest game of all, but unfortunately he has to be carried to a degree by the Raging Bull due to some missing information. The boys don't hold back on pointing the finger, and they also give us an attempted insight into what will happen this year in the Sydney Shield competition.

Duration:00:57:04

NSFA V MWFA Women's Select: BONUS SPLINTERS

2/21/2021
Due to popular demand, we bring you a replay of the Women's Select match between the Manly Warringah Football Association and the Northern Suburbs Women's Football Association.

Duration:02:43:26

2021 AFL PREVIEW: SPLINTERS 115

2/15/2021
Dowwwnnnn South of the Border......ok ok ok. We'll stop singing. Unlike Victoria, who have gone into lockdown, Splinters powers on and it is AFL Time for our next Winter Season Preview. Along with the Raging Bull and the Spicy Chorizo, we are joined by Manly-Warringah Wolves Clubman and 1st Grade legend Levi Brain to talk about the trades and who is ready to make a tilt for the 2021 flag. So if you want to get the most comprehensive preview for the AFL Season ahead, go ahead and kick...

Duration:00:58:06

NSW NPL Preview: Splinters 114

2/7/2021
Splinters goes Back to the Future of Australian Football (The Round Ball kind, not the stuff played down in Melbourne) as the names of APIA Leichhardt, Sydney Olympic, Sydney United and Marconi become very fashionable again! Yes, NPL NSW is back and, thankfully, for a full season. The Bull and the Spicy Chorizo are back to do it all again and, this time, they have landed two of the biggest names in NPL NSW in former Manly United and now Sydney Olympic CAM Brendan Cholakian and APIA...

Duration:01:05:47

Kingsgrove Sports Centre T20 Cup Grand Final Day: Splinters 113

2/1/2021
Couldn't join us for the Grand Final of the Kingsgrove Sports T20 Cup? Don't worry. We know you might have been busy that day. After all, it was Australia Day and don't let anyone else tell you otherwise. The Raging Bull and the Wise Man have pulled out the best bits from their day at Bankstown Oval as the Bankstown Bulldogs battled it out against the UNSW Bumblebees. Catch all the highlights right here on Splinters!

Duration:00:55:59

2021 Formula One Preview: Splinters 112

1/18/2021
Don't get left behind like Ferrari's engine in 2020 on all things Formula 1 as the Raging Bull and the Wise Man exchange cricket balls for racing helmets and cut through the spin for what should be an enthralling year of Formula 1. Plenty of Driver and Team Changes, anticipation to the regulation changes in 2022 and 1 seat in the current paddock still open and it is a HUGE ONE! Which one is that? All that and more will be revealed in this podcast, the best way to join Nico Rosberg and...

Duration:00:57:07

2021 NHL Preview: Splinters 111

1/11/2021
Hitting late is a 2 minute minor. Arriving late usually carries the same penalty… But it’s ok, because hockey is here! The former Lord Mayor is itching to get the skates on and see the puck dropped on what is technically the 2020-21 NHL season, but will now be the 2021 season. There’s been changes aplenty across all facets of the NHL, and the Raging Bull takes charge as His Worship is joined by a former Sydney bear turned Ice Dog to preview all the action in the coming season. Keep your...

Duration:00:56:07

SPORT'S WORST JERSEYS: SPLINTERS 110

1/4/2021
The Raging Bull, Queen of Turramurra and the Canberra Kid have joined forces to look at the Top 10 Worst Sporting Jerseys of all time and you are expected to model each and every one of them. We have jerseys that look like cut-outs, ones that, somehow, are selling for $3000 each and jerseys that really don't leave much to the imagination. Which ones are they? Download the Podcast and find out and make sure you always try to Look Good, Play Good.

Duration:00:57:30

We Are The Champion(s), 2020 Edition: Splinters 109

12/28/2020
It’s a golden rule of sport. There has to be a winner, and there has to be a loser (Shut up draw/tie, nobody likes you…). And with the spicy chorizo and former Lord Mayor going over the losers of 2020 last week, this time it’s the turn of the successful to have a shot at things on Splinters. The former Lord Mayor returns as the raging bull takes charge to run the Splinters and Bench eye over who really turned it on in 2020 and proved themselves the elite of the elite. 2020 didn’t produce...

Duration:00:58:43

The Biggest Loser(s), 2020 Edition: Splinters 108

12/21/2020
It’s the end of the year, and that means it’s time to look over the year that was. Yes, we do have to look back at THIS year. Sorry about that. Whether your game is tennis, swimming, boxing, baseball, one of the football codes or just the sports media, the spicy chorizo and former Lord Mayor have something for you on this wrap of the biggest losers of 2020… well, *gestures to the world right now*… aside from that.

Duration:00:56:17

2020-2021 W-League Preview: Splinters 107

12/14/2020
What do Ellyse Perry and Sam Kerr have in common, apart from being ridiculously good at what they do? Yes! They have played against each other in the W-League. One of the biggest Women's Football competitions in the world, The W-League has been the source of some of the biggest names in Women's Football and now has developed a solid reputation as the best selling competition in the world. This Week, the Raging Bull teams up with the Pocket Rocket and the Queen of Kissing Point (who thought...

Duration:00:53:07

2020-2021 A-LEAGUE PREVIEW: SPLINTERS 106

12/7/2020
Despite all the hullabaloo around 2020, the new season of the A-League is just around the corner and, with stadiums now allowing full capacity and a new team entering the competition, what better time than to unleash our very best in football analysis run the rule over this season. The Raging Bull and Spicy Chorizo are back to look at the 2020-21 A-League. There are changes galore, the 2nd new team in as many years and a feel of a competition at a crossroad. Only one way to find out more...

Duration:00:54:48

2020 BBL PREVIEW: SPLINTERS 105

11/30/2020
Yes, the Raging Bull is back and, this time, it is The Preview of the Big Bash League. He is joined by one of our favourites on Triple H Sport in former Bear and Adelaide Strikers Keeper-Batsman Adam Crosthwaite. But the big surprise is the Splinters Debut of Cricket All-Star and Media Darling Cameron Merchant, fresh off MAFS and parental duties, to talk about his other passion, being BBL Cricket. This is an episode not to miss! Believe us when we say these two don't miss either!

Duration:01:00:47

JESS HENRY: SPLINTERS 104

11/23/2020
After last week, we are pleased to announce that normal service has resumed. What's more, we are back with a Splinters Profile Episode of another record-breaker. This week, we welcome back Gordon Women's District Cricket Club President Jess Henry, who played a record-breaking 500th match, the most matches played in NSW Women's Premier Cricket History, a competition that celebrates 50 years next year! A stalwart of the game at local, club and state level, Jess has some some of the very best...

Duration:00:58:21

SHUTE SHIELD REVIEW: SPLINTERS 103

11/9/2020
The Hat Rack makes a rare appearance as the Wise Man guides us through a full review of the 2020 season of Shute Shield rugby. It was a big year when it came to club rugby for Triple H, and the ending to a season with compare in the competitions history was one to remember. So strap in for a big season review of every single club on Splinters.

Duration:00:23:36

NRL 2020 - SEASON REVIEW: SPLINTERS 102

11/2/2020
Tony "The Sultan" Dosen returns back to the Splinters 'Hot Seat" alongside Australia's best unpaid Rugby League analyst Keith Topolski to look back on a remarkable 2020 National Rugby League Season that almost got grounded by the Covid-19 Pandemic. In another high quality Splinters episode, The Sultan and Keith go through all 16 clubs' years and cast an early eye forward to the 2021 season - whilst remembering the efforts from the likes of NRL Chairman Peter V'Landys to get the season played...

Duration:00:57:08

SYDNEY SHIRES CRICKET PREVIEW: SPLINTERS 101

10/26/2020
It is October. The Start of the reminder competitions for Cricket NSW is about as late as your attendance to this podcast. You won't want to miss this as Sydney Shires Cricket ramps up this weekend and we have gone all guns blazing. Joining the Raging Bull are three very distinguished guests. We have the president of Lindfield Cricket Club Greg Cook, Lane Cove 1st Grade Batsman and former president Damian Naughton and Roseville legend and Chairman of the Sydney Shires Cricket Competition...

Duration:01:04:37

RAISE THE BAT: SPLINTERS 100

10/19/2020
It’s been a long slog, and getting into the 90s was tough, staying there felt like an eternity, but we made it. 100 not out! The Wise Man takes the reins and puts His Lord Mayorness in his place in the guest chair for this milestone edition of Splinters! Where have we come from? What have been the challenges? What lies ahead for The Bench and Splinters? Who do we have to thank? Who do we have to flip the bird to? Find out in this milestone episode!

Duration:00:57:41

WBBL 06 PREVIEW: EPISODE 99

10/12/2020
Who runs the (Cricket) World? GIRLS! Yep, Zoe Benjamin and Georgia Lomis-Futeran are back on board to continue their analysis of Women's Cricket. This time, it is the preview of WBBL 06, the only Podcast Preview you will find in Sydney. Fitting as well, as WBBL 06 will be played entirely in the Premier State, New South Wales. So if you follow Adelaide Strikers, Brisbane Heat, Hobart Hurricanes, Melbourne Renegades, Melbourne Stars. Perth Scorchers, Sydney Sixers or the Sydney Thunder, we...

Duration:00:24:38