Round 5 – Western Bulldogs v Brisbane: How much is enough

A classic observation typifies this super piece from Damien O’Mahoney: “The game itself was like a You Am I gig from the early days. At the start I thought they might have turned up a bit too drunk to play. But the finish was mighty, everyone chipping in and working off each other to play like champions.”

A Day on the Green: Nostalgia by the North Para

It was 1998 again, last weekend in Tanunda. What Mickey Randall’s sayin’ is true.

Twilight Grand FInals and 17-5 fixtures: How much is enough?

A twilight Grand Final is inevitable apparently. Does what you think matter?

Australia v New Zealand: openings, World Cups, pink balls, The Gabba

David Wilson on the story of a Test series, the great 2015 trans-Tasman rivalry; on the swinging ball and on the place of a transistor radio.

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.

Second Test, Pakistan v Australia (Abu Dhabi) – Day 5: The cream and the crock

E.Regnans analyses Australia’s cricket performance in the UAE using words and concepts not found in the Little Golden Books. That’ll go right over their heads then.