Greg Baum All the goals that Hawthorn could not kick in last year's grand final, it kicked on Saturday.
Greg Baum Hawthorn holds on to beat North Melbourne by three points in a pulsating match.
Greg Baum Hawthorn had the win that needed no explanation; Collingwood the defeat that had no alibi.
Greg Baum History nearly repeated for the Hawks until cool hands prevailed.
Greg Baum Hawthorn's two tumbles from grace have reminded fans to cherish what they have.
Greg Baum Some would have this grand final as a contest for Melbourne-Sydney honour. They are like uniformed Japanese sentries who, until the '70s, periodically emerged from the jungles of Malaysia, still...
Greg Baum The Swans' popularity now transcends even Melbourne-Sydney sectarianism.
Greg Baum Three certainties characterise the Geelong-Hawthorn rivalry, the grandest of the age.