Jul 182014
 
Farewell to a champion

At the end of the season, the game will lose a champion. It was always expected that this season would be his last, but Lenny Hayes’ announcement on Tuesday that he will retire at season’s end was still met with sadness by the football community. It’s rare that a player is universally liked and respected [...]

Jul 162014
 
TAC Cup Round 14 Review

Dandenong Stingrays 12.15 (87) defeated Bendigo Pioneers 2.10 (22) Dandenong goals: L.Williams 4, T.Joyce 4, D.Kempster, J.Holden, A.Wilson, J.Weitering Bendigo goals: C.Oliver, J.Ryan Dandenong best: L.Williams, A.Wilson, S.Geurts, B.Mullane, D.Kempster, M.White Bendigo best: L.Barrett, J.Ryan, J.Brain, B.Evans, T.Cole, M.Chisari Round 14 of the 2014 TAC Cup season opened with the battle between cellar-dwellers Bendigo and [...]

Jul 162014
 
Brownlow Talk: Round 16 review

Well, it’s happened. Gary Ablett is mortal after all, with the Suns champion sustaining a dislocated shoulder, ruling him out for the rest of the season. It also means that whatever Brownlow votes he has polled up until now will need to be enough to hold on and win if he is to collect his [...]

Jul 162014
 
BFGN Team of the Week: Round 17

Usually by this time of the year, the eight sides who will play finals are set in stone with just the finishing order to be resolved. 2014 however is a different story. The sides in the top six at the moment will all be involved in September action but seventh and eighth remain up for [...]