It’s a …Collingwood win!

As published in Collingwood’s 50 Most Sensational Games, available at Smashwords. Round 7 2003 Collingwood   3.2.20   8.7.55   12.10.82    18.6.114 Adelaide          7.3.45   7.4.46    11.5.71   16.13.109 VENUE: AAMI Stadium DATE: Saturday 10 May CROWD: 44,706 UMPIRES: McLaren, Morris, Nicholls COLLINGWOOD B          Johnson   Prestigiacomo         Lonie HB      Clement       Wakelin       Woewodin C          Licuria          Buckley           Williams HF       Fraser          A Rocca               Burns…

Waiting for the siren’s call

Round 8 2002 Collingwood         5.1.31       8.9.57    14.12.96    17.12.114 Brisbane Lions   7.2.44    10.5.65      12.9.81     16.15.111 VENUE: Colonial Stadium DATE: Saturday 18 May CROWD: 46,279 UMPIRES: Sheehan, Ellis, Nicholls COLLINGWOOD B Johnson Prestigiacomo Clement HB Lonie Wakelin Cloke C Fraser Buckley N. Davis HF Lockyer Rocca Burns F Holland Tarrant Molloy FOLL McKee, Licuria, O’Bree INT McGough,…

Too much Licca spoils Port

2002 Qualifying final Collingwood     5.3.33   9.6.60   13.9.87   16.12.108 Port Adelaide   3.1.19   8.3.51    12.6.78    14.11.95 VENUE: AAMI Stadium DATE: Friday 3 September CROWD: 33,131 UMPIRES: Allen, Avon, Goldspink COLLINGWOOD B        Johnson          Wakelin         Burns HB     Clement     Prestigiacomo    Cloke C         Lockyer          O’Bree       L Davis HF      Didak            A Rocca        Fraser F         Molloy           Tarrant      Betheras FOLL  McKee, Licuria, Scotland INT    N…

Ball provides gripping prelude to big dance

  As published in Collingwood’s 50 Most Sensational Games, 2011. On paper at least, Collingwood deserved to enter this cut throat final against Hawthorn, the first  between these competition heavyweights in 33 years, as firm favourites.  Yet there were so many ifs, buts and maybes that even several pre-match nerve settlers could not reconcile. Sure,…