Greg Baum

Greg Baum

Greg Baum is chief sports columnist and associate editor with The Age

AFL

Pies in for quick kill

Greg Baum Collingwood's Travis Cloke takes the lead for the Coleman Medal as his side demolishes West Coast.

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Shaw needs to be exorcised of his defensive demons

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Greg Baum Collingwood has many decisions to make about its list and its game plan.

Plans will change for Magpies and Eagles

Greg Baum Collingwood and West Coast must simultaneously try to anticipate the other's adjustments.

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Hawks grasp chance to show winning credentials

Hawks forward Buddy Franklin leaps over teammate Cyril Rioli as he bursts out of a pack.

Greg Baum Hawks get a week off, Magpies must lick their wounds and play a semi-final.

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Wounded Magpies call on plan B, and C and ...

Tagger: North's Jack Ziebell tries to cling to Collingwood's Dane Swan.

Greg Baum This was a tale of the best laid plans of mice and football clubs.

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Long and short of it is Hawks beat up on Pies

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Greg Baum Hawthorn had the win that needed no explanation; Collingwood the defeat that had no alibi.

Celebrating football's broadest church

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Greg Baum GWS on course to be first club to finish season with more leaders than premiership points.

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Round 1 goes to the Hawks in soaring win

Buddy Franklin reaches for a mark at the MCG last night.

Greg Baum Usually, a football season takes the form of a crescendo. The 2012 season is only a week old, and already is touching climactic heights.