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1986 – A Year With The Blacks Round 7: Greek Goals, Roma, Russelling

Gordon Agars reports on Adelaide Cup week 1986, followed by the Blacks Round 7 results. Sponsored by Cacas All Night Pharmacy, Lennies Tavern and Desiree Cousteau.

NRL Round 23: South Sydney Rabbitohs v Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks – Power supply issues

The expected South Sydney surge was short-circuited when the Rabbitohs met the Sharks in Perth on Saturday evening. Russel Hansen is hoping the power supply will be reconnected this weekend.

NRL Round 21 – South Sydney v Brisbane Broncos: The late season surge – Starts next week

South Sydney leaked another 30+ points against the Brisbane Broncos, much to the consternation of Rabbitoh tragic Russel Hansen.

NRL Round 9 – Brisbane Broncos v South Sydney Rabbitohs: Bunnies in Brisvegas

Russel Hansen starts the new school term today with a big smile on his face, courtesy of his Rabbitohs’ solid win against the Brisbane Broncos in Round 9 of the NRL.

NRL Round 8 – South Sydney Rabbitohs v Penrith Panthers: What a finish!

‘You can take me now! I have seen it all!’, says Russel Hansen after the Rabbitohs’ pulsating win over the Panthers in the the NRL’s Round 8.

Almanac Rugby League – Vale John Sattler: One of South Sydney’s greatest

Rugby league icon John Sattler was immortalised in an image from the 1970 Grand Final. Russel Hansen pays a moving tribute to the South Sydney legend who passed away yesterday.

NRL Round 1 – Sharks v Rabbitohs: A report from Rabbit in the Vineyard

Russel Hansen has moved from Brisbane to the Barossa and morphed from Rabbitoh Russ to The Rabbit in the Vineyard. (Lucky bugger! – Ed.) Suitably fortified with the best of local cuisine, he took in South Sydney’s first game of the year.

NRL Round 5 – Rabbit in the Vineyard: Take a look at yourself

Rabbit in the Vineyard resorted to a second bottle of Barossa red this week to cope with the Rabbitohs’ bottom of the ladder status.

NRL Round 4 – Rabbit in the Vineyard: A Winning Report!

‘A win is a win is a win’, and RITV will take it after the Rabbitohs finally broke through last weekend. The game wasn’t pretty but at least the Alkina GSM was a tasty drop!

NRL Round 3 – Rabbit in the Vineyard: Peter Garrett in fine form; South Sydney, not so much …

The good oil was happening in Hindley Street on Friday night for Rabbit in the Vineyard. It was pure sludge at the SFS as the Rabbitohs sunk to the bottom of the ladder.

NRL 2024 – Charity Shield: South Sydney Rabbitohs v St George-Illawarra Dragons

Rabbit in the Vineyard is back for the 2024 NRL season! Here’s his take on last weekend’s Charity Shield match.

NRL 2024 Preseason odds and ends

NRL 2024 season preliminaries continue this weekend after an opening weekend that produced some very good footy. Rugby league editor Ian Hauser picks out a few highlights from the past week.

NRL Round 25 – South Sydney Rabbitohs v Newcastle Knights: The Late Season Surge Update: ‘Back on hold’

Rabbit in the Vineyard is looking for a hole to disappear into after the Rabbitohs’ poor showing yesterday against the Newcastle Knights.

NRL Round 24 – South Sydney Rabbitohs v St George Illawarra Dragons: A win is a win is a win

Rabbit in the Vineyard is ‘taking the two points’ after South Sydney scrambled to an unconvincing win over the Dragons in Cairns. After all, ‘a win is a win is a win’.

NRL Round 22 – South Sydney Rabbitohs v Wests Tigers: Has the finals surge begun?

It was edge of the seat stuff for Murray, the golden retriever, as South Sydney took on the Wests Tigers in Tamworth in the NRL’s Round 22. Rabbit in the Vineyard was hanging on too!

Almanac Life (and the Rick Darling Dinner): Community

Andy Thurlow attended the Almanac dinner for Rick Darling at The Clubhouse in Tanunda last night to find himself in the midst of a very rich community.

NRL Round 19 – South Sydney v Canterbury: Deja Vu Kogarah

It’s happening again and again. The Rabbit in the Vineyard will have to eat a lot of pies to alleviate the upset he’s feeling over the Bunnies’ recent performances.

NRL Round 18 – Warriors v South Sydney: Attitude adjustment in defence – box ticked!

The Rabbit in the Vineyard was hopeful but not confident when his Bunnies travelled to Auckland for their FRiday night clash. Things went well, especially for impressive debutant Tyrone Munro.

NRL Round 17 – South Sydney v The Cowboys: Attitude Adjustment in Defence Needed

Cooper Cronk has worked out what’s wrong with Souths. So has their coach. Rabbit in the Vineyard has been going on about it for weeks. Here he analyses Souths loss to the Cowboys.

NRL Round 15 – St George v South Sydney: Defence is optional…again

St George dominated the flimsy Rabbitohs for most of their Round 15 match and fought off a late charge. Rabbit in the Vineyard is worried about the mid-season slump and the leaky defence.