AFL Rivalries – Not Usually a Zero Sum Game

The reasoning behind the rivalry existing between specific sporting teams is articulated authoritively by William Westerman.

Round 7 – Collingwood v Carlton: Anniversary Blues

There was a sense of numbness and disappointment for Luke Reynolds as Carlton got a big win over fierce rivals Collingwood. And it had to be Daisy to put the game out of reach for the Magpies.

Round 7 – Collingwood v Carlton: It’s Not Unusual

Tony Robb channels his inner Tom Jones

Is Carlton v Collingwood still Australia’s greatest sporting rivalry or is it now the rugby league State of Origin?

Miles Wilkes uses attendances, TV ratings and history to answer whether Collingwood v Carlton has been overtaken by the NRL State of Origin as Australia’s number one sporting rivalry. The result may surprise.

AFL Round 1 – Collingwood v Fremantle: Humbled Pies (Floreat Pica Society)

Paul Taylor runs the ruler over his Pies in Round 1 and finds them coming up short. Are the Pies that bad, or are the Dockers that good?

AFL Round 2 – Collingwood v Carlton: Faith in humanity restored

Sunday’s game wasn’t about Mick and Eddie. No, this was another chapter in the greatest rivalry in Australian sport, a 120 year struggle between good and evil far outweighing two men’s egos.