AFL Round 8 – Sydney v Hawthorn: Don’t mind if we do

A bottle of Church Block and a night in front of the footy is exactly what the AFL had in mind when it scheduled the Grand Final re-match.


Mathilde de Hautecloque at her very best. Classy writing. Just read it, and respond. [Well, you keep asking for fresh sportswriting – Ed]

Round 8 – Sydney v Hawthorn: No magical evening for the Good Wife

Paul Campbell is a Hawks supporter experiencing the usual diffidence of watching the ex-wife, the good-wife and the new-wife all on the same stage at the same time. Time for some ‘conscious uncoupling’?

AFL Round 8 – Sydney v Hawthorn

In a way, Sydney should have won by much more. In a way, Hawthorn should have won. It was that kind of a match.

AFL Round 8 – Sydney v Hawthorn: Worth The Wait

Joe Moore has been waiting for a lot of things this season. Will the expensive recruits fit in? Is the Bloods culture a living thing? He found what he was waiting for against the winged Hawks.