Feeding Christian to the lions

Stephen Alomes returns with a theologically-charged suggestion to the AFL’s Michael Christian on how to handle the latest incarnation of the ‘Go the Knuckle’ approach. Several Round 1 incidents may well demonstrate his point.

‘And now the time has come…..’ – KB Hill

KB Hill takes us back through the decades as he recounts famous cricket Grand Finals in the Wangaratta District Cricket Association.

Almanac Event in Perth on Thursday March 28

Join us for an evening of footy and conversation at the Windsor Hotel in South Perth.

Round 2 – Predictions: Anomalies, or true to form?

Who to tip in Round 2? Punters are still scratching their heads trying to make sense of the Round 1 results. It’s anyone’s guess who the winners will be, what do you think?

So what’s in The Eagles Almanac 2018?

So what is in The Eagles Almanac 2018?

AFLW 2019 – Grand Final: Live at Federation Square Melbourne

What a way to watch the AFLW Grand Final between Adelaide and Carlton if you can’t get there, the big screen at Federation Square.

Round 2 – Tipsters nightmare after Round 1 surprises

Round 2 starts Thursday night with a cracking game expected between Richmond and Collingwood, but who to pick? Some difficult tipping decisions ahead for Round 2.

Almanac Dinner – Graeme Willingham: “Not Bad Thanks”

Graeme Willingham has written a stranger-than-fiction tale of a grass-roots basketball team’s refusal to let power struggles, tragic events, media scrutiny and lack of skill hinder their climb from the bottom of a city league.

Almanac Lunches and Dinners – A smorgasbord to feast upon coming up!

A smorgasbord of events for Almanackers to feast upon coming up. Check them out.

Almanac Footy – A tipster’s nightmare! What does next week hold?

Many punters and tipsters are shell-shocked after last weekend’s AFL Round 1 results. Questions are being asked about the performance of some teams and their future. Interesting times already.

AFLW Preliminary Finals: Crunch time!

Penultimate games of the AFLW 2019 season 2019 so who will go onto play in the Grand Final? Two cracking games will decide the outcome.

Almanac Footy Tipping in 2019

We have two tipping comps for the 2019 AFL season: the standard tipping comp where you pick the winner of each game, and the ever-intriguing, time-honoured AFL Tip the Top 8 competition. Join now. All welcome. Spread the word.

A Culture of Respect

La Trobe University Football Club have developed a document of Culture of Respect reflecting the ethos, guiding beliefs and ideals for all their members to embrace. Footy Almanac shares this inspiring document with you.

Oval named after La Trobe sporting legend

Tony Sheehan, a Distinguished Alumni at La Trobe University, was officially honoured last week with the naming of The Tony Sheehan Oval during the opening of La Trobe’s new Sports Park Pavilion.

Almanac Rugby League – Jason Taumalolo: Wrecking Ball

We’re giving rugby league a bit off a plug at the Almanac today. Our video highlight features our Player of the Round from last weekend’s matches, Jason Taumalolo from the North Queensland Cowboys.

2019 – Round 1: Picked your tips for the season opener?

Season 2019 starts Thursday night, with the opening game between Carlton and Richmond. Have Carlton improved, and will Richmond have a fire in their belly to revenge last season’s fade out? We’ll soon find out! Bring it on!

‘Old Champ Shows Her Class…….’ – KB Hill

Michelle Hill may well be the greatest player in the history of the Wangaratta Lawn Tennis Club. KB Hill makes a compelling case in his latest portrait of a local sporting legend.

Almanac Snooker: Ronnie O’Sullivan’s thousandth century break

Always worth watching Ronnie. Check this out.

AFL Club Logos

If you are in the Almanac footy tipping comp can you please make your club logo your profile pic on ESPN Footy Tips so we can start to calculate the leading club in the teams event.

AFLW Round 7 – Crunch time for some!

What a cracker this last round of AFLW 2019 footy is going to be! So much at stake for many teams to determine who eventually plays in the finals. Bring it on!