I didn’t see Geelong and Sydney as Grandfinalists early on. It doesn’t seem surprising. They are the two best run clubs in the competition. So it’s not expected that Geelong would win the grand final, but there it is. They will. In the NRL it will be interesting to see if the two teams who …

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The penultimate round of AFL. Remarkably to me, due to the way the AFL conducts its season both Geelong and Sydney have played one game each since August 20 and 21 respectively. That seems to be a huge advantage. Along with hosting their games to teams that will have to travel, and accordingly having much …

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Long live the King. In Australia the football must go on. My AFL tips are in hope of getting 0/2 correct. NRL has four games with clear favourites. This suggests there will be an upset (or two). Surely not Penrith, back to full strength and with a battle hardened bench? (Draws count as correct) NRL …

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