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Ep 145: Mark Schwarzer

Socceroos legend Mark Schwarzer joins me on the podcast. Mark's distinguished career seeing him the most capped Socceroos of all time with a record 109 caps and representing Australia at the 2006 & 2010 World Cups. His 26 year professional career includes 514 appearances in the Premier League which includes 151 clean sheets and an assist. Away from the game he published a children's book while he is making huge strides in the media world with his expert analysis regularly seen on Optus...


Ep 144: Shane Webcke

League legend Shane Webcke joins me on the podcast. Shane Webcke is a legend of the NRL and inductee into the NRL Hall of Fame. His distinguished career saw Shane as a one club man for the Brisbane Broncos playing 254 first grade games, winning 4 premierships in 1997, 1998, 2000 & 2006. His representative career including 24 games for Queensland and 26 games for Australia. I'm excited to announce that my book 'Talking with Champions' will be coming out on the 14th of August. Pre sale is...


Ep 143: Adrian Morley

My special guest is Adrian Morley. Adrian is a former Rugby League league player who's professional journey started at Leeds and finished in Salford and included a very successful stint in the NRL for the Sydney Roosters. His the first player to win an NRL and Super League competition while also having the honour of representing Great Britain in 30 tests and England in 23 tests. We chat the English invasion of then NRL, Sam Burgess, His love of the tough stuff, grand finals, his infamous...


Ep 142: Chris Lynn

Chris Lynn joins me on the podcast. Chris is a professional cricketer and is noted as one of the most exciting players in the world cricket. His domestic career started at the Queensland Bulls but he is noted in recent years for his prowess in the twenty twenty form of the game where he captains the Brisbane Heat in the Australian Big Bash and is a star in the Indian Premier League where he opens the batting for the Kolkata Knight Riders. Follow Lynny on instagram at...


Ep 141: Henry Paul

Rugby League legend Henry Paul joins me on the podcast. Henry is a dual international in rugby league and rugby union with his distinguished career including 334 first grade games in the English Super League for Wakefield Trinity, Wigan, Bradford Bulls and Harlequins Rugby League. He represented New Zealand in 24 tests in Rugby League. He would convert to rugby union playing over 150 games across Bath, Gloucester, Leeds Carnegie & Rotherham while representing England in 6 tests and the...


Ep 140: Mark Ella

Mark Ella one of the All time greats of Australian Rugby joins me on the podcast. After debuting for the Wallabies on the 1979 tour of Argentina, Mark would play 25 tests for his country including 10 as captain. He would retire at the young age of 25 and post rugby has been involved in coaching, sports administration, corporate marketing and media. Connect with the show on social media search Talking with TK on Facebook and Twitter Get in touch via email at and...


Ep 139: Willie Tonga

Willie Tonga joins me on the podcast. Willie is a former professional rugby league player who played 212 first grade games across the NRL and Super League, winning an NRL Premiership in 2004 with the Canterbury Bulldogs. His representative career includes 8 State of Origins for Queensland and 12 tests for Australia. Connect with Will on Instagram - Book Will as a coach -...


Ep 138: Michael Buettner

NRL legend Michael Buettner joins me on the podcast. Michael is a former professional rugby league player who played 263 first grade games across the Parramatta Eels, North Sydney Bears, Northern Eagles and West Tigers. His representative career includes 1 game for Australia, NSW and NSW City while he also represented the Australian Schoolboys. Post footy he is the NRL Match Review Coordinator and is also is involved with two great charities Pass it on Clothing and Donnica Clark...


Ep 137: Kurt Capewell

Kurt Capewell joins me on the podcast. Kurt is a professional rugby league player for the Cronulla Sharks. Born in Charleville Queensland, Kurt made his debut for the Sharks in the 2016 premiership winning season will make his 50th first grade appearance in the local derby against the Dragons. Follow Kurt Capewell: Instagram - Twitter - Connect with the show on social media search Talking with TK on Facebook and...


Ep 136: Keith Mason

Keith Mason joins me on the podcast. Keith is is a former professional rugby league player who played 255 first grade games across Wakefield, Melbourne Storm, St Helens, Castleford, Huddersfield and Castleford. He represented Wales in 2 test matches. Away from the game he is an actor, film maker, personal trainer and is the creator of the comic Rugby Blood which will be released in the coming weeks on Amazon. Connect with Keith on Facebook -...


Ep 135: Colin Scotts

Colin Scotts joins me on the podcast. Colin is the pioneer for Australia in American Football with Colin the first Aussie to win a scholarship to American Football with the University of Hawaii while also being the first Aussie drafted to the NFL. He played 3 seasons in the NFL, 2 with the St Louis/Arizona Cardinals as a Defensive End and his final season as a Tight End with the Houston Oilers. A talented sportsman, Col was also a member of Australian Schoolboys Rugby Union team in...


Ep 134: Tim Brasher

NRL legend Tim Brasher joins me on the podcast. Tim's distinguished career seeing him debut at the Balmain Tigers while still at school in 1989. He would play in one of the greatest grand finals of all time. His career would span from 1989 to 2002, playing 244 first grade games across the Tigers, Souths and Cowboys, while his representative record includes 21 State of Origins for NSW and 16 tests for Australia. We chat Origin memories, bonding sessions, Australian schoolboys with Freddy...


Ep 133: David Williams AKA Wolfman

David "Wolfman" Williams is a cult hero and former professional rugby league player. He played 103 first grade games for Manly scoring 66 trys and kicking 4 goals.. His representative career included 2 State of Origins in 2009 and 2 tests for Australia during the World Cup of 2008. We chat how became the Wolfman, Grand Finals, Origin, the battle to get to first grade, coming back from major adversity and much more. Connect with Wolfman - Connect with the...


Ep 132: Steve Menzies

Steve "Beaver" Menzies joins me on the podcast. Steve is a legend of the NRL which included 533 first grade games across the NRL and English Super League. A club icon at the Manly Sea Eagles he played 280 games, scoring 151 trys and holding the record as the greatest try scoring forward in premiership history. He played in 5 grand finals with two wins in 1996 and 2008. His representative career includes 20 State of Origins for NSW and 15 tests for Australia including the Kangaroo Tour of...


Ep 131: Ben Creagh

Ben Creagh joins me on the podcast. Ben Creagh is a former professional rugby league player who co-captained the St George Illawarra Dragons winning a premiership in 2010. He played 272 first grade games for the Dragons scoring 54 trys, with his representative career including 6 games for NSW Country, 2 games for Australia and 11 State of Origins for 11 months. Away from the game, Ben is the a Financial Wellbeing Adviser at Shadforth Financial Group. We chat transitions & educating NRL...


Ep 130: Patrick Johnson

Patrick Johnson joins me on the podcast. Patrick is a former Australian sprinter who is the current Oceanian and Australian record holder in the 100 metres with a time of 9.93 seconds, achieved in Mito, Japan, on 5 May 2003. With the time he became the first person not of African ancestry to break the 10 second barrier. He represented Australia at the Olympic Games in 2000 and 2004, won a bronze medal at the 2002 Commonwealth Games in the 4 x 100 metres relay and reached the finals in both...


Ep 129: Craig Wing

NRL legend Craig Wing joins me on the podcast. Craig is a former professional rugby league & rugby union player with his career taking him around the world. In league he debuted for the South Sydney Rabbitohs and played 256 first grade games for the Rabbitohs and Sydney Roosters winning a grand final for the Roosters in 2002. He played 12 State of Origins for NSW, 17 tests for Australia. Switching to Japanese Rugby he played 7 seasons and represented the Japanese national side on 11...


Ep 128: Danny Buderus

NRL legend Danny Buderus joins me on the podcast. Danny is a former professional rugby league player for the Newcastle Knights and Leeds Rhinos. He played 339 first grade games scoring 76 trys and 1 goal. His reprentative career saw him play 21 state of origins for NSW which included the honor of being captain while also playing 24 tests for Australia. Post footy, Danny is assistant coach to Brad Fittler for the NSW State of Origin team and is also an analyst on Fox Sports. We chat...


Ep 127: George Rose

My special guest is George Rose. George is a former professional rugby league player who played 154 first grade games across the Sydney Roosters, Manly Sea Eagles, St George Illawarra Dragons and Melbourne Storm. He won a premiership with Manly in 2011 and presented the Indigenous All Stars on 6 occasions and was awarded the Preston Campbell Medal for his man of the match performance in the All Star Games 2015. Post footy he is a community and player engagement manager at the NRL, Television...


Ep 126: Troy Worner - Rugby League's most dedicated fan

My special guest is Troy Worner. Troy is one of the biggest fans in rugby league and has been called the NRL's most dedicated fan. He's been following the Parramatta Eels for over 30 years and attended every Parramatta match last year (home and away) which included trips to Darwin, Brisbane, Townsville and Melbourne. He has recently been names as a Bank West Stadium Fan Ambassador and we sat down to podcast in his Parra Cave which is an extraordinary room with every bit of Eels...