Premiership Port – a loving toast

Matt Watson just cannot watch a game as a neutral. And in this year’s AFL Grand Final he found himself fully behind the Tigers. He explains why in recounting this terrific story of the day – and the celebration later.

Post-siren: the players v the lens

We all saw the brilliant post-siren vision of the Tiger celebrating their hard-fought Premiership – but should there be such a swarm of media after the final siren? Dave H has his say. (You’ve got my vote – Paddy.)

Grand Final Reflection: Finally, it’s Tiger time!

Cheryl Critchley is still pinching herself after her team broke its 37-year premiership drought. [Very happy for you CC – JTH]

Paul Keating, Mr Brightside and Bobby Ewing: For the true believers – Richmond 2017

Whatever your views on Paul Keating, the man did have some damm good lines. So, like his comment just after his unlikely election win against John Hewson, the Tigers win was one for the true believers, writes Sean Curtain, and the sweetest victory of all.

Grand Final – Adelaide v Richmond: A Week Effort

Swish’s Grand Final week took some surprising twists and turns, but in the end, he couldn’t will his Crows across the line.

AFL Grand Final – Adelaide v Richmond: Describable

Young Crow Aidan Hammond didn’t get the result he was looking for on Saturday – but reflection upon his personal Grand Final success helps him recover, as he looks to the future. His take on a disappointing afternoon for the Crows.

Musings on History Part 2

Stainless Steele has lived a Tiger life, as has his family. He has written about with insight and perspective over the years here at the Almanac. It’s appropriate that his is our first Grand Final report from a Tiger.