Almanac Rugby League – What’s in The Rugby League Almanac?

What’s in The Rugby League Almanac?

The Rugby League Almanac is an insightful and amusing game-by-game account of the 2012 NRL season.

Apart from the match reports of every NRL game for the season, by a diverse array of fans (over 60 writers), it includes:


Forewords by

Roy Masters – the doyen of rugby league writers on Ben Barba

John Stanley – broadcaster with 2UE, writer, on being a Dragons fan

William McInnes – actor, Queenslander, on football commentary

John Harms – writer, Queenslander living in Melbourne, on State of Origin I

Nick Tedeschi – writer, publisher, punter with his entertaining review of Season 2012


Grand Final pieces by

Ian Hauser – with his match report in the time-honoured style of the passionate observer

Nick Tedeschi – the disappointed Bulldogs fan

John Harms – with his view from Melbourne

Matt O’Hanlon – former (Brisbane) Brothers player  on a Punters’ Club boys’ Grand Final weekend in the Emerald City


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