Round 21 – St. Kilda v Fremantle: Jack Steven makes Sainters smile on a marvelous afternoon at Marvel

Braham Dabscheck was in good spirits after the Saints continued their run of fine form over the Dockers – with particular mention of the deeds of Jack Steven.

Round 19 – St. Kilda v Melbourne: Saints prevail against the Demons in see-sawing Saturday night struggle

Victory brings a sweet taste to the mouth explains Braham Dabscheck as he reviews the Saints win over the Dees in their Round 19 clash.

Round 18 – St. Kilda v Western Bulldogs: Saints end a Dog of a year with a win over the Dogs

After their coach resigned, the Saints rediscovered their ability to score. Braham Dabscheck is delighted to report the results.

Adam Goodes: His Legacy

This article was published in July 2015 at the time covered in Ian Darling’s documentary ‘The Final Quarter’:
Braham Dabscheck argues that Adam Goodes has forced Australia to confront the “ugly” side of itself.

Round 13 – Gold Coast v St. Kilda: After being shanghaied in Shanghai, Saints go to town against Suns in Sunny Townsville; well, it wasn’t quite like that!

Much to Braham Dabscheck’s chagrin, the Saints remain consistently inconsistent, except for their inability to score from a set shot. Still somehow that was enough on Saturday.

Round 10 – St. Kilda v Carlton: The Saints get back on track, but boy was it a struggle

Braham Dabscheck reviews how the Saints held on for a gritty win over the resurgent Carlton on Sunday afternoon for a great Indigenous round match.

Round 5 – Melbourne v St Kilda: All Round Team Performance sees Saints Demolish Demons

Braham, a very experienced researcher and writer, cannot hide the joy from his voice. And why would he! His Saints are playing with spirit and skill. {Lovely snapshot of a tremendous performance – JTH]

Round 4 – St. Kilda v Hawthorn: Saints’ One Percenters add up to a Perfect Score

The 2018 year from hell has become a distant memory for Braham Dabscheck, as his Saints got over a strong challenger in the Hawks to salute for a third time in four games.

Footy History: The Early Days of the VFL Players’ Association

Braham Dabscheck’s comprehensive analysis of the current state of AFLW pay negotiations has attracted considerable interest over the last couple of days. Braham brings extensive experience to this subject. This early paper of his dates from the 1970’s, and has been previously published at the Footy Almanac. It is an examination of the founding days of what was then the VFLPA.

The Wages Deal For The AFLW: 2019 to 2022

Braham Dabscheck examines and presents his thoughts about the AFLW player payments issue for the forthcoming seasons.

Round 23 – St. Kilda v North Melbourne: The Saints’ season from hell finally comes to an end against high jumping Kangaroos

For Braham Dabscheck, the Saints’ season from hell has finally come to an end.

Round 22- St.Kilda v Hawthorn: Saints put in a good one but miss out in a cliff hanger against the Hawks

Although St Kilda fell short by a few points in their match against the Hawks, Braham has gained some confidence by their improved performance hoping it is a good indicator for next season.

Round 21 – Essendon v St. Kilda: Three Great Moments Despite Saints Being Demolished By Bombers

Braham bemoans the fact St Kilda’s game against Essendon was a somewhat imperfect replica of last week’s match against the Dogs, and at one and the same time a somewhat worse performance by his team.

Round 20 – St Kilda v Western Bulldogs: St Kilda’s Season From Hell Continues

It’s been a season from hell for the 2018 Saints, and Braham Dabscheck is hopeful they can make a better fist of 2019. For the rest of this season, he hopes the Saints can cause upsets in the games that remain.

Round 15 – Melbourne v St. Kilda: Saints Finally Flick The Switch

It all came together beautifully for Braham Dabscheck’s Saints as they won a thriller over the Dees

Round 13 – Gold Coast v St Kilda: Saints Alive – Miracle At Metricon

Things were looking pretty grim for the Saints and Braham Dabscheck until things changed in the final quarter at Metricon.

Round 5 – St Kilda v GWS: Saints DRAW a GIANT line on their slow start to the season

The Saints look as if they are back on track. If they can find a way to manage to convert their pressure and competitiveness onto the scoreboard, 2018 may still be a good season for the Saints according to Braham.

Round 1 – St. Kilda v Brisbane: Jack Steven Tames The Lions

The AFL season has finally started and Braham’s Saints have recorded a Round 1 win.

AFLW: Payments To Players

Academic Braham Dabscheck takes a look at AFLW player wages in comparison to other elite women’s sports and questions what will happen when the competition expands over the next few years.

Round 23 – Richmond v St Kilda: Saints fall at the Final(s) hurdle

The Saints couldn’t find the miracle needed to make the finals in 2017. Nick Riewoldt’s retirement and chairing off by cousin Jack Riewoldt had the crowd emotional.