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Border Mail Grand Final – Review

OSBORNE reasserted its reputation as one of country football’s most successful clubs after an upset 36-point grand final victory over Brock-Burrum at Walbundrie Sportsground on Saturday. After losing in the opening week of the finals last year, the Tigers captured

Border Mail Grand Final – Preview 2

OSBORNE will write another chapter in its rich history when its four sides play-off in Saturday’s grand finals at Walbundrie. The Tigers will emulate Culcairn’s performance in 1993 when their seniors, reserves, under 17s and under 14s battle it out

Border Mail Grand Final – Preview

BROCK-BURRUM forward Adam I’Anson feels like a kid on Christmas eve ahead of Saturday’s grand final against Osborne. And who could blame him? I’Anson is set to play in his first senior decider despite being about to blow out the

Border Mail Preliminary Final – Review

OSBORNE produced a sensational second-half to defeat Culcairn by 18 points in the preliminary final at Walbundrie on Saturday. Trailing by 36 points at half-time, the Tigers kicked 8.10 to 0.4 to record one of their most famous finals victories.

Border Mail Preliminary Final – Preview

CULCAIRN star Dane Hallinan says the Lions’ aggression, risk-taking and ferocity will have have to be at a season high if they are to advance to the grand final. The Lions face Osborne in the preliminary final on Saturday who

Border Mail Azzi Medal – Review

BROCK-Burrum ruckman Matt Seiter became only the third player to win the Hume and Ovens and Murray best and fairest double when he clinched victory in Wednesday night’s Azzi medal count. Seiter backed up his 2016 success at Wodonga by

Border Mail Azzi Medal – Preview

RIVAL coaches rate Culcairn’s midfield maestro Jye Shields as a raging favourite to win the Azzi medal count at Henty on Wednesday night. Shields, 25, has finished runner-up in the medal for the past two seasons. Shields arrived from Kiewa-Sandy

Border Mail Semi Finals – Review

BROCK-BURRUM charged into its fifth grand final in seven years after a hard-fought 16 point victory over Osborne in the second semi-final at Walbundrie. Little separated the two heavyweights in the first half with the Saints clinging to a six

Border Mail Semi Finals – Preview

BROCK-BURRUM will be out to restore its reputation as flag favourite when it clashes with a red-hot Osborne in the second semi-final at Walbundrie on Saturday. Up until round 14, the defending premier was a raging flag favourite, with its

Border Mail Elimination Finals – Review

CULCAIRN could pay a huge price for its slogging 10 point elimination final victory over a gritty Billabong Crows with star forward Adam Prior nursing an ankle injury. The league’s leading goalkicker had minimal impact after being well held by