Greg Baum

Greg Baum

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

AFL

Swans in the driver's seat to sink Pies

Greg Baum Sydney begins the indigenous round in style, with a 47-point defeat of Collingwood.

Swans break free from the Collingwood spell

Adam Goodes celebrates with Lewis Roberts-Thompson.

Greg Baum The story of last night's finals football was told in one post-modern moment in the first quarter at Sydney's ANZ stadium.

Spirit of the Bloods leads to premiership

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Greg Baum The Sydney Swans will never know how they won this premiership, except that it is the way they always win.

The best out of Sydney

Future champion: Lenny Hayes at 18, soon after joining the Saints.

Greg Baum Lenny Hayes was Sydney-born and bred, but into an Australian rules tradition.