Round 1: Same old story for Tigers v Blues

What a difference a year makes. 12 months ago I went to the opening match expecting a Richmond victory that would lead us to a finals berth with nothing but big things ahead. This year all I’m hoping is that Richmond are competitive. The spiralling downfall that was ‘Richmond ’09 has left me no hope [Read more]

Round 1: A new dawn, same old Tigers

By Tony Robb Thursday 25 March 2010, a new dawn, a new season. Like a child on Christmas morning, there are no more sleeps. Being isolated from Melbourne has not shadowed from the pre-season build-up. My morning dose of Sports 927 has wetted the appetite after what has been a tormented summer of cricket and [Read more]

AFL Round 1 – Richmond v Carlton: Tiger fans need patience of a Saint

By Steve Healy You could argue that footy never went anywhere, with all the media fuss over the off-season. There were old replays on the new Channel 7 Two; there was many a conversation between me and friends about our great game. I watched many a tape, had many a kick to kick and followed [Read more]

Round 1: Richmond v Carlton – New look teams; same looking scoreline

by Josh Barnstable Ever since Max Rooke grubbered through that final goal of the 2009 Grand Final to put the final nail in the St Kilda coffin, I’ve been waiting for this moment. Not knowing at the time what date this game would be played on, but I knew, like everybody else, that the first [Read more]