AFL Round 8 – Monday Night Footy: What happens?

Ol Mate Gil will refer to Monday night football as being a stunning success, (“the crowd exceeded our expectations” will most likely be the line) despite the fact that channel 7 – who just love the footy , apparently – went with ...

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AFL Round 6 – Melbourne v Sydney: Unattractive footy? Could not …

Too often, especially in the last few years, fans have come away ashamed and embarrassed at seeing their team play what appears to have been another sport entirely. The opposition was playing footy , their team wasn't.

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AFL Round 5 – Melbourne v Gold Coast: Sunday Footy at the G …

Steve Alomes. There is something about Sunday footy at the 'G'. A walk through the autumn leaves of the gardens with white and other palettes added by clusters of bridal parties taking the pics.

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Marathoning the Rotterdam – The Footy Almanac

“I came here six weeks ago and caught up with the people of Rotterdam and saw the track. I promised them that I would win, so, it is good to win. It is good to win and to get a good time.” Eliud Kipchoge in an interview with ...

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Uncertain (personal) corridors – The Footy Almanac

It's Saturday night and I'm at the South Yarra Cricket Club, looking through the balcony window at the beautiful oval as the light fades. I'm listening to Gideon Haigh as he responds to Gerard Whateley's warm and welcoming  ..

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The Great Minds of Footy: School of 2013. – The Footy Almanac

Writers pic FA2013 Melbourne launch - Anne Fed. Squizzy Dimitriadis – partially obscured

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Australia back on the path to grateness – The Footy Almanac

As the overdue underdog, and without the delicate spectre of racial tensions at play, Australia's 'unsociable cricket' is enjoying an unfamiliar green light.

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Watto’s Almanac – The Footy Almanac

Australia's Gabba Test win got Almanac website readership up to Footy Finals levels on Monday with nearly 3,000 hits. The many great pieces on matters cricketing, sporting, community and family attracted terrific interest  ...

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The power of the Almanac – The Footy Almanac

Two years ago the thought of having my words published in a book was fanciful. I was not a writer, I didn't have leather patches on my jacket or wear a beret.

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A Hole in my Town – The Footy Almanac

My town is a dot town, but damn with footy we've had some success! Flag after flag in Div 3.

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