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Match Day Instagram: GWS versus Sydney

Submitted by Rick Eyre on July 16 2017, 1:08 pm

Eighth-placed Sydney Swans beat second-placed GWS Giants 14-12 (96) to 12-11 (83).

Match Day Instagram: GWS versus Geelong

Submitted by Rick Eyre on July 2 2017, 12:00 am

Sitting in the freezing cold all evening and nobody won. Yet another exhilirating thriller involving the GWS Giants.

Full time at Spotless Stadium on the first day of the 2017-18 financial year, GWS Giants 10-8 (68) drew with Geelong 10-8 (68). The Giants' first draw in their sixth season of AFL. Match report from GWS, and stats from the AFL website.

Can't go to the footy, I'm giving the daughter away...

Submitted by Rick Eyre on October 23 2003, 4:32 am

JH is a simple man of simple 1950s Sydneycentric values, so missing an AFL grand final because his daughter was getting married at the same time didn't trouble him that much. Though it did upset lots of Melbournites.

Melanie Howard married Rowan McDonald (no relation to Ronald, apparently) at the father of the bride's taxpayer-funded residence at Kirribilli House on Saturday afternoon, September 27. The ceremony started during the fourth quarter of Brisbane's drubbing of Collingwood.

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