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Almanac Rugby League – 2022 NRL Round 1: And away we go!

Ian Hauser sets the scene as the 2022 NRL season gets under way tonight (Thursday).

Almanac Rugby League – 2021 NRLW Round 2: Waterlogged!

Ian Hauser recounts Round 2 of the 2021 NRLW season with Lauren Brown a standout for the Broncos as they topple Knights on their home turf

Almanac Rugby League: NRLW 2021 Round 1 – Broncos set the standard

Ian Hauser reports on the opening round of the 2021 NRLW season where the Brisbane Broncos sent out an ominous warning to the other five teams.

Almanac Rugby League: NRLW 2021 underway at last!

The delayed 2021 NRLW season kicks off on Sunday with a triple header in Newcastle. Ian Hauser previews the opening round.

Almanac Rugby League: Whistle blows for female refs

For the first time in one-referee NRL matches, two female whistle-blowers have been appointed to officiate in this weekend’s trial matches; the All Star matches have come and gone; and the NRLW is now just 10 days away. Ian Hauser brings us up to date with rugby league.

Almanac Rugby League: The 2022 All Stars clashes

The 2022 rugby league season kicks off on Saturday evening with the annual Maori v Indigenous All Stars matches. Ian Hauser provides all the details you need to know.

Almanac Rugby League: Vale Johnny ‘Chook’ Raper

Johnny Raper, chosen as one of the original Immortals of rugby league, has passed away at the age of 82 after a long illness. Ian Hauser pays tribute to a player who revolutionised the position of lock forward.

Almanac Music: The Beatles (continued)

Co-editor Ian Hauser responds to Col Ritchie’s call for your favourite Beatles song.

Almanac Obituary: Vale Mike Nesmith

Mike Nesmith of The Monkees has passed away at the age of 78. Ian Hauser recalls his teenage admiration for the singer-songwriter.

Almanac Music: Neil Young revisited

After a dash of Neil Young from Col Ritchie earlier in the week, Ian Hauser responds with his memories.

Almanac Music – The Band: Rock of Ages (The Black Album)

In response to Col Ritchie’s championing of The Band’s ‘Brown Album’ on Tuesday, co-editor Ian Hauser counters with his favourite record by The Band, ‘Rock of Ages’ (the Black Album).

Almanac Music: Another Serve of Bob Dylan

Following the lead of fellow Almanac editor Col Ritchie, Ian Hauser takes another look at the phenomenon that is Bob Dylan.

Almanac Rugby League: Redcliffe-based Dolphins to join the NRL (and the QCup Grand Final)

The Redcliffe-based Dolphins consortium has won the licence to become the NRL’s 17th team in 2023. Ian Hauser suggests that ‘now the fun begins’! He also comments on last weekend’s exciting QCup Grand Final between the Norths Devils and the Wynnum-Manly Seagulls.

Almanac Rugby League – 2021 NRL Grand Final: The last word

The Almanac’s rugby league editor Ian Hauser has the last word on the 2021 NRL Grand Final.

Almanac Rugby League – 2021 NRL Grand Final: History to be made on Sunday

And so it all comes down to this! Ian Hauser previews the 2021 NRL Grand Final.

Almanac Rugby League – 2021 NRL Finals, Week 3: Four has to become two

This weekend’s NRL qualifiers have Ian Hauser salivating! Two magnificent clashes in prospect and all to play for ahead on next week’s Grand Final.

Almanac Rugby League – 2021 NRL Finals, Week 2: Can the battered Roosters crow again?

After a dramatic Week 1 of NRL finals, Ian Hauser looks ahead to what we can expect in this weekend’s Week 2.

Almanac Rugby League: 2021 NRL Finals, Week 1

The NRL finals series starts this weekend. Ian Hauser offers his thoughts on what we might expect.

Almanac Rugby League – NRL Round 25: A bag of mixed selections

The Mitchell/Manu imbroglio has dominated the rugby league world this week but the final round of the NRL offers more than enough intrigue to command our attention this weekend. Ian Hauser shares his thoughts.

Almanac Rugby League – NRL Round 24: Off-field interference

The Bunker provided more problems than solutions in last weekend’s NRL matches. Ian Hauser weighs in with his take on their interference and looks ahead to this weekend’s penultimate Round 24.