Greg Baum

Greg Baum

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

AFL

Bombers humiliate old enemy

Essendon's Dyson Heppell wraps up Carlton's Dylan Buckley.

Greg Baum The most ominous aspect for the Blues was that it was not hard to see this coming.

Football

Carlton passes test and hands out a lesson

AFL Round 3 Carlton v Collingwood.Carlton's Chris Judd gets away from Collingwood's Scott Pendlebury at the MCG. 13th April 2012.Picture Sebastian Costanzo. The Age.

Greg Baum This was football as VCE. The big test is at the end of the year, but there are interim tests too.

Melbourne drowning, not waving

Kicking on: Melbourne youngster Sam Blease kicked his first goal in the AFL yesterday, despite the best efforts of the likes of Carlton champion Chris Judd.

Greg Baum After a dour struggle, inevitably it was the Blues who prevailed.

AFL

Cats at a stretch but Blues laid low

Geelong celebrate their win over Carlton

Greg Baum Two damaged teams sought to use each other to regain their fluency and rhythm last night. At long length, Geelong succeeded.