- Jim Main
Jim Main (born 1943) is a
sports journalistfrom Australia. He is known especially for his coverage of Australian rules football.
He studied law at the
University of Melbourne. He later graduated from La Trobe Universitywith a Bachelor of Arts.
He worked at the Melbourne "Herald" and later on
London's " Daily Express". He was later sports editor of " The Australian" for more than ten years.
He has covered several
Commonwealth Gamesand Olympic Games. For his coverage of the 1970 Commonwealth Gamesin Edinburgh, he won a Walkley Award.
He was inducted into the
Melbourne Cricket GroundMedia Hall of Fame in 2003.
He has published more than sixty books.
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