AFLW Round 3 – Adelaide v Geelong: The benchmark has been set

Sean Mortell reports on the free-flowing Crows’ high-scoring win over the Cats. It was positive, open footy at Norwood where the skills of both sides were on show. The Crows have set a standard.

AFLW Round 3 – Thoughts, Observations and Tipping.

Yvette Wroby is too busy preparing for another round of AFLW to properly construct another article or even literate sentences. These are her thoughts, observations and prediction for Round 3.

AFLW Round 3 – Where’s your team playing this week?

A great AFLW round of games from right across the country this week. Check out the fixture.

AFLW Round 2 Western Bulldogs v Geelong: The story of Dogs and Cats and loved ones

Yvette Wroby drives early to Whitten Oval and enjoys good parking, the setting sun and a Doggies victory. All is good with the world when an AFLW game is on.

Nina, knees and next steps

Jarrod Landells’ thoughts on the plights of a young star Cat and the AFLW due to the scourge of ACL injury.

AFLW Round 2 – Western Bulldogs v Geelong: Pups scoring more and Welcome Aisling

Yoshi is liking what he sees of the AFLW. He’s incorporating some of the skills he saw on the weekend into his own game – go Yoshi and the Dingoes!

AFLW Round 2 – Western Bulldogs v Geelong: Second week blues for the Cats as the Dogs look strong

The Cats started well – with the advantage of the breeze – but the classy and experienced Dogs showed why they were premiers. Sean Mortell reports on their strong win and observes that they are still in low gear.

AFLW Round 2 – Collingwood v Melbourne: Mum v Daughter and other rivalries

Kate Williams joined the throng at Collingwood’s much-loved Victoria Park and saw the favoured Dees (her mother’s side) get the better of a gallant Collingwood (her side). [Sounds like a carnival atmosphere – Ed].

AFLW Round 1 – Brisbane v GWS: Grants, Ants and the allure of Loose Pants

Jamie Simmons provides an entertaining report about Scomo, pledges, Burpengary, socks and crocs and of course the freeloading ants, all adding to the atmosphere of a fabulous game of AFLW footy in Queensland.

AFLW Round 1 – Things that I learned and predictions/tips for Round 2

Yvette Wroby shares her thoughts on Round 1 of the AFLW 2019 season, and gives her predictions/tips for the next Round. Join her on the Almanac wing to the right of the coaches box (facing the oval) for the Bulldogs v Cats game. Let the fun begin again tomorrow night!

AFLW Round 1 – North Melbourne v Carlton: Skin in the Game

‘It’s so much more fun with skin in the game.’ Rob C admired the AFLW from afar for two seasons but is finally getting into it.

AFLW Round 1 – Adelaide v Western Bulldogs: Desperate Dogs And Debutants

Adelaide’s stifling heat saw Anne Cahill Lambert watch her Crows on the tele. She saw a lot to like even though her team’s poor kicking cost them the match. She also had a good word for the umpires!

AFLW Round 1 – Adelaide v Western Bulldogs: Gather the Pack and Low Numbers

Australian football’s Number 1 Japanese fan and Almanac stalwart Yoshi tells us about his return to training and the lessons he gleaned from the Crows v Doggies match in the AFLW.

AFLW Round 1 – Geelong v Collingwood: ‘I tawt I taw a puddy tat’

Yvette Wroby makes a weekend of the first round of footy in Geelong. And enjoys a ripper of a game with her Almanac mates.

AFLW Round 1 – North Melbourne v Carlton: The Roos were just too good.

David Henricus and crew take the ‘Spirit of Tasmania’ across Bass Strait to see their Blues take on the first-timers, North at the historic North Hobart Oval.

AFLW Round 1 – Geelong v Collingwood: Swings and Roundabouts – the return of AFL Women’s for 2019

Kate Williams was thrilled by the fantastic opening Round 1 game of the AFLW between the Cats and the Pies. Although her Pies went down she was excited by the performance of the players from both sides. Here is her report.

AFLW Round 1: A conference imbalance already?

Season 3 of AFLW began spectacularly, with four thrillers out of five games, all played in hot conditions. But as the players put on a great show, John Butler has concerns about the potential for the new conference system to unduly shape the finals.

AFLW Round 1 – Geelong v Collingwood: AFLW in the summer – why not!

Sean Mortell is about to become a first year journalism student and is one of our Rookie Riters (more on that later, and yes our patron likes alliteration and Wookie Witers was a bridge too far). A Collingwood fan, Sean was hoping the Pies would break their first round duck. But, like all real sportslovers, he’s been able to see this game for the exciting contest it was.

AFLW starts tomorrow (Feb 2) – time to set your season up

Footy’s back tomorrow (Saturday) with the opening round of the AFLW2019 season. Time to set up your season. Join our tipping comp. Take note of the Round 1 fixture. Read Yvette’s thoughts on the return of footy. Become an Almanac member. It’s all here in the one post.

AFLW 2019: It’s that time

Yvette Wroby prepares for the beginning of the AFLW 2019 season with an eye firmly on weather forecasts for Saturday Feb 2. She finds it weird to worry about the heat at a footy match. But she has much to look forward to.