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It’s Tiger Time!

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This is the most intimidating Tiger in town, as brought to life by sportshounds.com.au artist SIMON SCHNEIDER. More »

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Looking up to a Magpie Brownlow Medallist

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THERE WAS NO red carpet or WAGs, no ceremony, no fuss, when the Brownlow was handed out in the old days. GEOFF POULTER recounts some of the odd quirks in the history of football’s famous medal: ALBERT COLLIER was painting the battleship grey Herald building in... More »

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The Tigers’ Fighting Fury is flushed with success

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COMMITTED Magpie TERRY BROWN bravely ventures into the cauldron of Tigerland pub-land, soon after the final siren. What he finds is pleasure, passion but still the pangs of pessimism:   AT the closest pub to the G, an hour after the siren, nobody is talking fl... More »

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A terrible sequel to a Tigers premiership

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The news shook the whole football world. A VFL premiership captain murdered in his own home, in front of his wife and son. GREG HOBBS takes us back to the drought-breaking Richmond premiership of 1967 and the tragedy that later struck its leader. More »

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Are they donning yellow and black in heaven?

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HE WAS known as Captain Blood for his deeds on the field. But the great Jack Dyer won a far wider fan club when he got in front of a microphone and proceeded to butcher the English language. LAWRENCE MONEY has preserved some of his gems: More »