Michael Gleeson

Michael Gleeson

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.

AFL

Blues' second term blows Saints away

Michael Gleeson Carlton's eight-goal second quarter earns it a gritty 32-point win against St Kilda.

AFL

Suns get past Saints to register fourth straight win

Saint Lenny Hayes fails to smother a kick from Gary Ablett.

Michael Gleeson Gold Coast's breakout AFL season has continued to gain momentum with a regulation 38-point win over St Kilda on Sunday.

AFL

Adelaide smashes St Kilda

Scott Thompson of the Crows handballs during the match against St Kilda.

Michael Gleeson St Kilda suffers the sort of loss that had been forecast to be its lot this year.

Football

Eagles, Saints won't budge

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Michael Gleeson St Kilda and West Coast spoke late last week for the first time in days. It was a short conversation.

Saints hold out hope on late trade for Brown

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Michael Gleeson and Jake Niall St Kilda is still hopeful that a deal can be struck for Mitch Brown.

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Dees now more the team of Neeld's making

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Michael Gleeson An overhaul has injected new talent and hope.

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Exciting Saints give Carlton blues

What he Saad: Saints players celebrate a goal with rookie Ahmed Saad, centre, in the win over Carlton last night.

Michael Gleeson When it was a good side, playing and not quite winning grand finals, St Kilda never looked this good. The Saints were effective but they never looked quite like this.

Standing still

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Michael Gleeson Tagged, injured, reported, Brendon Goddard now has a holiday for a fortnight.

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