Three takeaways from round twenty

Sam Walsh has to win the NAB rising star The conversation for who should be crowned the rising star this year has been ongoing, but the reality is Sam Walsh should be a runaway winner. Connor Rozee (Port Adelaide) and Sydney Stack (Richmond) have had fantastic debut seasons for their clubs, and they are undoubtedly […]

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Three takeaways from round ten

Brad Scott and North Melbourne’s handling of their situation is a welcome change  So often we have seen a coach sensationally sacked or the pressure piled on a coach so furiously that eventually the club succumbs; but only after a long and painful build up. Not in this instance however, as both Scott and the […]

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Three takeaways from round nine

Geelong and Collingwood are a class above the rest The Cats were challenged against the Bulldogs on Saturday whilst the Magpies flexed their muscles on a competitive Saints outfit only hours earlier. If you looked at the final scores you could be forgiven for thinking it was two plain-sailing wins, but both sides were pressed […]

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Three takeaways from round six

There will always be booing whether we like it or not  The louder the uproar, the louder the boos. That seemed to be the case when Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley addressed a raucous MCG crowd on Thursday following Essendon and Collingwood’s Anzac Day contest. Collingwood captain Scott Pendlebury thanked both sides of the MCG crowd […]

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Clarkson lauds Hawks, Swans culture

HAWTHORN coach Alastair Clarkson says his team will continue to grow in confidence following their six-point victory over rivals Sydney last Friday night at the MCG. The Hawks led for the majority of the night before being challenged in the second half, eventually wrestling back the lead for a tight victory. It was another exciting […]

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