Almanac Footy – WAFL 2019 Grand Final: One Lions’ roar too many

Is yet another win to Subiaco in the WAFL 2019 Grand Final too much of a good thing? Les Everett takes us behind the system in the West to explain how and why the Lions roared again.

All bets are off

Les Everett has grown up around racing, has seen a lot and had fun along the way. Here he shares with us his thoughts about the industry and why he’s taking a step back from the punt.

WAFL – South get there at last

Finals are in full swing in the west – Les Everett tells us about South Fremantle’s mighty victory to setup a berth in the WAFL GF.

WAFL – Semi Finals: Lions looms large reports Les Everett

Les Everett wonders who can match it with Subiaco in the 2019 WAFL Finals series as he reports on last weekend’s finals matches.

Stories from the other side of the table: Book review by Les Everett

Les Everett’s good mate Gordon Lee is a top table tennis player, ranked number 1 in Australia in the over 80s age group. Les discusses fascinating aspects of Gordon’s eventful life incorporated in his book “My Serve”.

WAFL – Tight results to start WAFL finals: Report by Les Everett

Western Australia correspondent Les Everett reports on the first week of footy Finals in the WAFL.

WAFL – Bombers who have flown West

Inspired by the Bombers visit to Perth Stadium for their game against the Eagles Les Everett has come up with a fabulous team of Essendon players who have played footy in Western Australia. Can you add any more?

WAFL – Round 9: Big Shark statement

What’s happening in the WAFL? Les Everett reviews all the Round 9 games and results to bring us up to date.

Round 8 – WAFL class man: Weekly report from Les Everett

After a hard week back in the workforce, Les Everett presents his informative Round 8 WAFL report.

Speedy Croweaters get the job done: by Les Everett

Speed was the essence in the SANFL’s victory over the WAFL in their interstate game in Perth reports Almanac WA correspondent, Les Everett.

WAFL Round 5 – Subi make it 27 in a row

Les Everett looks at Round 5 in the WAFL, where Subiaco maintained their incredible run.

Book Review – Golden Boy by Christian Ryan: When dreams come true

To mark the occasion of Christian Ryan’s ‘Golden Boy’ being declared Wisden’s best-ever cricket book, Les Everett reprises his insightful review of that book. (Kim Hughes was someone Les had personal experience of – Ed).

WAFL Round 4: Lions and Demons step away

Words and pictures from Les Everett on the Anzac round just played in the WAFL, and he lists the extended squad for the interstate game against the SANFL.

WAFL Round 3: Three unbeaten

After the third round, the WAFL’s ten-team ladder is beginning to separate more, with three familiar sides ahead at the final siren. Les Everett reports.

WAFL Round 2: It’s about the Demons

Les Everett updates us on all things WAFL, with Claremont, Subiaco and Perth the early ladder leaders.

Almanac Football – The 10-team WAFL kicks off

WA Almanacker correspondent, Les Everett, reports on the first round of WAFL matches played last weekend.

A Tale of Two Freos: A long week in Fremantle football one week at a time by Les Everett

Freo’s AFLW side headed to Princes Park for their Preliminary Final against Carlton while the men;s side started their season at home. Les Everett reports.

AFLW Round 7 – Fremantle v North Melbourne: And so to the finals

Les Everett reports from the west on Fremantle’s convincing victory against the Roos in the last round of the AFLW season and their march to the finals.

AFLW Round 6 – Geelong v Fremantle: Dockers too hot

“It was my first visit to Kardinia Park since Saturday 14 August 2004 and after that horrible experience I’d vowed never to return.” Les Everett overturned a vow on Saturday. And he is very happy about that.

AFLW Round 5 – Fremantle v Western Bulldogs: Dockers kick on

Les Everett gets past the noise barrier (aka ‘music’) at Fremantle Oval to see his Dockers wear down the willing Bulldogs. Next Round, he’ll break his vow to never return to Kardinia Park to see what shapes as a key clash in the AFLW season. (Great action pics, too!)