Book Launch: ‘The Trials of Jack Broadstock’ by Michael Sexton (May 25)

Michael Sexton’s biography of Jack Broadstock will be launched on May 25 in Adelaide. Details about the event and the book are included in this post.

‘……A Class Act……’ by KB Hill

Kevin Hogan, a sports prodigy from Violet Town, had a long and successful career in both football and cricket. KB Hill recounts the life of yet another local legend.

Almanac (Footy) History – Trade Week 1973: How Richard Michalcyzk got to the Kangaroos

In 1973, every club in Melbourne wanted to recruit Richard Michalcyzk. Michael Sexton tells the curious tale of how North Melbourne managed to secure his services.

SANFL Grand Final – Woodville West Torrens v West Adelaide: Rubbers’ Grand Day Out

It’s been a lengthy wait of 32 years since West Adelaide won its last SANFL flag. To Dave Brown and many others, the SANFL still has an undeniable appeal.

SANFL: Legs reunion, win and the mayor in a perfect day

Rulebook has an 80s reunion of the junior Norwood Redlegs as the current Redlegs have a win against West Adelaide.

SANFL – Preliminary Final: The Blockbuster awaits

North Adelaide lost their last five minor round games but burst back from the elimination final to set up a Blockbuster Grand Final next week against the Redlegs. Rulebook Ashwood reports.

SANFL finals – Norwood through to the GF

Rulebook Ashwood’s take on the SANFL finals.

SANFL – Finals: West Adelaide faces Norwood for Grand Final berth

West Adelaide came back from a 27 point half time deficit to defeat the Eagles and set up a second semi-final against reigning Premier Norwood.

SANFL Grand Final: Winning ugly

Bernard Whimpress says Norward fully deserved its 28th premiership as it had dominated the 2012 season in which it lost just two games during the minor round and it crushed West in both finals.