Greg Baum

Greg Baum

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

AFL

Stop playing the man, fans want their boys to soar

Greg Baum Many moan that hands-free marking denies the game the spectacle of a show of strength. But should it not firstly be a test of skill?

The 'G will divide and conquer

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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...

All just a game ... of patience

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Greg Baum Sam Gibson got a model girlfriend long before he got his first AFL game last weekend.