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2019 AFL Grand Final – Sal’s Preview: Can Jack Bring Down The Giants?

Sal’s got the field covered: a Grand Final preview, questions for the other 16 clubs to contemplate in the off-season, and a few tips for this weekend’s races. Plenty to digest here.

Preliminary Finals – Sal’s Preview (And the Ultimate Prize for the Friars!)

Sal Ciardulli’s back with his weekly column. Check out his report of the Friars wins, his thoughts for the preliminary finals, and of course a few racing tips for Caulfield and Royal Randwick.

Finals Week 2 – Sal’s Preview: When footy comes second

Sal Ciardulli previews Week 2 of the Finals series, and he has some tips for racing punters for Flemington on Saturday..

Finals Week 1 – Sal’s Preview: Spring is in the Air!

Sal’s team didn’t make the cut for the Finals, so he’s a little less than enthused. Nevertheless, he runs his eye over the Week 1 clashes to come up with his predicted winners.

Round 23 – Sal’s Preview: Told to Get Stuffed

Sal Ciardulli presents his Round 23 preview and selections, some Friar Time, and with spring in the air, a quick look at the racing at Royal Randwick and Moonee Valley.

Round 22 – Sal’s Preview: Tough tipping round

In what is the toughest tipping round for the season, Sal Ciardulli has some observations if not advice.

Round 21 – Sal’s Preview: Into the Home Straight

The season is becoming very tight for a few teams who must win this weekend if they are to remain in the race to the final eight. Sal Ciardulli previews the round in his knowledgeable manner to help punters make the right choice with their selections.

Round 20 – Sal’s Preview: Pardon the diversion

Sal Ciardulli adds his respected insights to picking winners for the Round 20 AFL matches this weekend.

Round 19 – Sal’s Preview: Mid-season Trading = Mid-season Mayhem

Need help with your tipping? Sal Ciardulli looks at all the Round 19 matches presenting his thoughts of the likely outcomes this weekend to help you make your selections.

Round 18 – Sal’s Preview: Wheeling and Dealing for Coaches

Sal makes an interesting point about “training wheels” for coaches, and he also casts his eye over the Round 18 matches for this weekend.

Round 17 – Sal’s Preview: The view from Macao

Sal is in SE Asia… “A week in Hong Kong and Macao is certainly away from the AFL bubble but a few snippets get through.”

Round 16 – Taking Care of Business: Sal’s preview and tips

Sal Ciardulli presents his thoughts and tips for the Round 16 matches this weekend.

Round 15 – Sal’s Preview: It’s Great to be Home

Sal Ciardulli gives the stats to show that there’s no place like home to be a winner. With this in mind, he favours us with his predictions for this weekend.

Round 14 – Sal’s Preview: Pinching yourself? You bet!

Sal Ciardulli is pinching himself trying to find consistency in MRO citings from one week to the next (He’s not the only one!) and looks ahead to this weekend’s Round 14.

Round 13 – Sal’s Preview: The Floggers’ Edition

The Blues have a win and Sal Ciardulli is all over them as he talks us through Round 13 while also searching for a definition of ‘flog’. What is a flog?

Round 12 – Sal’s Preview: The Wounded Edition

Sal is chirpy this morning as he previews Round 12. With the eyes of the footy world on his Carlton this week, he’s happy to offer his insights. And, as he points out, we’ll learn a bit about the Giants this weekend.

Round 9 – Sal’s Preview: Taking a good hard look at themselves

Sal Ciardulli has gone the way of most tipsters – with the home teams. Is there an upset in there somewhere? [Please, someone, argue the case for an underdog.]

Round 8 – Sal’s Preview: No Mummy for Mother’s Day

Sal’s going with gut feeling here – and some analysis. But it seems he thinks a weekend of upsets is looming.

Round 7 – Sal’s preview: “Jesaulenko, you beauty!”

Sal remembers Mike Williamson and the early days of single-quarter black and white TV replays. Then he tips his winners in Round 7 (looks like a fave’s round).

AFL Round 6 – Sal’s Preview: Time to stop wining!

Sal’s preview comes from Heathcote wine country this week, which has a significant impact on the flavour of his tips.