Greg Baum

Greg Baum

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

Nick Riewoldt: the fire still burns

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Greg Baum At 18, Nick Riewoldt was the shining light in a struggling St Kilda team. At 30, he still is.

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Ablett on Ablett: I might have to abdicate

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Greg Baum Fidgeting with his tie, Gary Ablett remembered his beginnings in life and football in Drouin: the cold, the rabbit pies, the borrowed gear.

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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.

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Saints desperately close

Eric Mackenzie.

Greg Baum If St Kilda is rebuilding, this might be remembered as the first peg in the ground, once it soothes away the hurt.

Body language is raw, potent and deafening

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Greg Baum Don't take this the wrong way, but what's with all this taking things the wrong way?

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Richmond signals a changing of the guard

Hard to hold: Jack Riewoldt booted seven goals for the Tigers.

Greg Baum Richmond is 2-0 for the first time since 1997, and St Kilda is 0-2 for the first time since 2000.

Hawks off their knees

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Greg Baum After stuttering starts to the season, no two teams in the AFL needed this win more.

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A pair of true Saints

Greg Baum ON THE day that Nick Riewoldt and Justin Koschitzke were drafted to St Kilda as No.1 and No.2, Fairfax reported that they seemed almost inseparable.

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Double-edged sword

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Greg Baum Great mates still hold the key to St Kilda's success.