Footy on the Radio!

Peter Clark talks up the radio broadcasters of the footy, past and present. What a cavalcade of callers, all masters of the microphone! Join in the discussion with your nominations for preferred presenters.

Zager and Evans Cup

Phil Dimitriadis has his doubts about the re-signing of Nathan Buckley and the direction of the Collingwood Football Club.

Round 23 – Collingwood v Melbourne: Pies end Demons finals chances (for the Floreat Pica Society)

Collingwood drove a nail through the heart of Demons supporters everywhere with hard fought win on Saturday afternoon; resulting in the Dees missing out on the finals by a fraction of a percentage.

Drew Morphett – ‘Onya

Drew Morphett RIP

Adelaide Test, Australia v India – Day Three: Dhawan’s Theory

Joe Moore samples the best of both worlds; Sheffield Shield cricket at Bellerive with the radio tuned to the Adelaide Oval.

AFL Round 12 – Collingwood v Western Bulldogs: Word associations and unanswerable questions

David Wilson is multi-tasking (badly) and would like some help from the ABC commentary team. Stop spouting cliches and reading statistics – give us the vibe of the match.

AFL Round 9 – Hawthorn v Gold Coast: Vibrant Matters

Hard to get excited about a game against the Gold Coast, writes Rick Kane, who takes the far more sensible option of escaping to the Yarra Valley. However, there’s no escaping Drew Morphett.

Second Test – Day 2: Real Time Cricket

Andrew Else was at the G, watching Clarke and Watto doing their Arjuna Ranatunga impersonation – smashing fours or walking singles. Then he was distracted by a curious bit of by-play in the ABC commentary box.