Fearless 2017 Round 20 and 21 – The closest season in yonks… the 8 might just yet be a % option.

Fearless recaps all the controversy, retirements and key moments from Rounds 20 and 21.

AFLM Round 20 – St Kilda v West Coast Eagles: On the edge of our seats while stories keep coming

Yvette Wroby meets more story tellers and St Kilda fans as the Saints play for their retiring champion Nick Riewoldt. The Saints are still in this.

Round 20: Richmond v Hawthorn – The Richmond supporter’s guide to barracking for a good team

After Richmond defeated Hawthorn and seemingly locked in a top 4 spot, Jack Banister resorted to Google to find out just how the finals series works when you finish that high.

Round 20 Mega Post

Showdown 43 was a one-sided contest with Adelaide demolishing Port Adelaide in a match that further solidified the Crows premiership favourites status.

Round 20 – Essendon v Carlton: Bombers Prevail After A Scare

Honourable losses – like fine words – butter no parsnips according to Peter Fuller.

Round 20: Geelong v Sydney – Blame it on the Bogey

Sydney’s brilliant run towards to the finals continued with a quality performance against the Cats at Kardinia Park.

Round 20 – Richmond v Hawthorn: Onwards and upwards

A final quarter shoot out provided entertainment as Richmond proved too strong for the Hawks. The Tigers charge towards the finals continues.

Round 20 – North Melbourne v Collingwood: This you call Football (for the Floreat Pica Society)

A headache made the noise and lights of Etihad even more frustrating for Jim Kesselschmidt as Collingwood won in a lacklustre game against North Melbourne.

Round 20 – Richmond v Hawthorn: Cheering for Dusty

Dustin Martin has risen to a whole new level in 2017. Stainless couldn’t help but be mesmerised with his last quarter performance against the Hawks.

Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life: That tackle

It was a pretty good week for Collingwood supporters with wins in both the AFL and VFL. Grundy’s tackle was the main talking point from the game against North Melbourne.

The 2017 Hazem El Masri Cup

Where were your grandparents born? Warsaw? Wagga Wagga? Windhoek? Earl O’Neill gets thinking over some not-so-fast food…

Round 20 – St Kilda v West Coast: Saints jumping Jacks soar over the Eagles

Braham gives us the low down on St Kilda’s win over West Coast, and particularly the performances of the Jacks!

Round 20 – Richmond v Hawthorn: Old Testament Guy has put away his lightning bolts for the weekend

Joe De Petro has been praying for Richmond to continue their fine form into the finals. A top four spot is theirs currently and a big test in Geelong is lined up next week.

Round 20 – St Kilda v West Coast: I need a hero

West Coast Eagles stumbled against St Kilda and are now in a log jam for a finals spot. Dave looks to a hero in number 17 to help lift the Eagles to September.

Round 20 – GWS v Melbourne: How to win a game in twenty minutes

GWS blitzed Melbourne in the first quarter and ran out comfortable winners against Melbourne. William Westerman was just happy to watch an AFL game in Canberra.

Round 20 – Geelong v Sydney: Finding what you’re looking for

Mathilde de Hauteclocque heads off on her annual Geelong pilgrimage. Along the way she looks for God in the sky, the Clowder on The Terrace and wisdom in a bluestone bar. She considers pressure and re-entry and wards off disappointment, however briefly.

Round 20 – Adelaide v Port Adelaide: 825 days and growing

Rulebook had such a good Showdown, he even ended up on the Power banner.

Round 20 – Adelaide v Port Adelaide: Barney 43

In bleak conditions Mickey Randall and four other enthusiasts brave the Adelaide Oval Hill to witness a massacre in what our correspondent thinks should never be called The Showdown again. He prefers ‘Barney’.

Round 20 – St Kilda v West Coast: The Battle of Champions

Japan’s #1 St Kilda supporter shares his thoughts on the Saints’ win over the Eagles

Round 20 – Geelong v Sydney: Bloods, you bloody beauties!

Cheer! Cheer! Jan Courtin has a shiny new phone. Which she took with her to Kardinia Park where she watched her Swans thrash the Cats.