Michael Gleeson is a sports writer with The Age, focusing primarily on AFL football, athletics, cricket and tennis. He has been awarded the Grant Hattam Trophy for outstanding journalism in football, while his cricket writing has been recognised in twice winning the Cricket Victoria cricket writer of the year award.
Michael Gleeson North Melbourne withstands late push from Brisbane Lions for 16-point win.
Michael Gleeson North Melbourne's year has to a large extent been unpredictable and uncertain even to themselves.
Michael Gleeson The Tigers used three talls on the forward line - Tom Derickx, Jack Riewoldt and Brad Miller.
Michael Gleeson They never really went away. Not really. Not in a flick pass, drop kick kind of way.