Almanac Flashback – AFL Grand Final 2017: Adelaide v Richmond – It’s Us


Richmond’s three decades plus premiership drought finally ended in 2017 when they convincingly took down pre-match favourites, the Adelaide Crows. The Tigers faithful will be hoping for yet more glory tomorrow when they face the Greater Western Sydney Giants at the ‘G’ in the 2019 decider.


Let’s go back two years to revisit Jack Banister’s poignant account of that glorious day when the face of those long, often heart-breaking and challenging years, Matthew Richardson, came forward to present the premiership trophy. Here’s the link:


Enjoy! Or, if you’re a Crows fan, perhaps choose a different Almanac post.


To read all of the Almanac’s wide-ranging posts about the 2017 Grand Final, click here.


Our writers are independent contributors. The opinions expressed in their articles are their own. They are not the views, nor do they reflect the views, of Malarkey Publications.


Do you really enjoy the Almanac concept?
And want to ensure it continues in its current form, and better? To help keep things ticking over please consider making your own contribution.

Become an Almanac (annual) member – CLICK HERE
One off financial contribution – CLICK HERE
Regular financial contribution (monthly EFT) – CLICK HERE


Leave a Comment