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AFL Post Draft and Pre-Season Guide

We were lucky enough to get a hold of a media guide to current AFL players which we are happy to share. “Players, it is important to be aware of … Continue reading

February 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

West Coast Eagles – AFL Season Win Totals

West Coast Eagles (Last year 9 wins) – Over/Under 12.0 wins – $1.88 Looking back: West Coast was one of the premiership favourites going into last season and had a … Continue reading

February 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Greater Western Sydney – AFL Season Win Totals

Greater Western Sydney (Last year 1 win) – 3.0 wins – $1.80 Over / $1.95 Under Looking back: Season 2013 was not a very successful one for GWS. They came … Continue reading

February 21, 2014 · 1 Comment

North Melbourne – AFL Season Win Totals

North Melbourne (Last year 10 wins) – 13.5 wins – $1.80 Over / $1.95 Under Looking back: North Melbourne had a tumultuous year in 2013 with a heartbreaking run of … Continue reading

February 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

AFL Fantasy Dilemmas

Pre-Season Media Circus Inevitably as the season approaches, you will hear more and more about these players: the buzz players that will form much of the fantasy conversation. Soon they … Continue reading

February 13, 2014 · 3 Comments

The Winter Olympics Explained

As explained by a completely impartial Australian Observer I love a sunburnt country, a land of sweeping plains. Of rugged mountain ranges, of droughts and flooding rains. And it’s not … Continue reading

February 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

AFL Fantasy – Pre… pre-season

The NAB Challenge and NAB Cup are only days away. Before we know it there will be fantasy request emails in our inbox and leagues created. It is only early … Continue reading

February 10, 2014 · 2 Comments

Superbowl Debrief

If this was your first Superbowl, I am sorry you witnessed a mediocre game. As an event, the Superbowl is probably unparalleled around the world. Something like 115 million viewers … Continue reading

February 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Points Spread, Total and Props – Superbowl XLVIII

Superbowl strategy The Superbowl is the most heavily bet upon sporting event in the United States of America, trumping even the World Series and NBA Finals. There is a significant … Continue reading

January 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

Superbowl XLVIII – Seattle vs Denver

NFL Super Bowl XLVIII Monday, 3 February, 10:30 am (Australian Eastern Standard Time) MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Game The Seattle Seahawks come into the Superbowl with the … Continue reading

January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Pulling the Wool – Richard Gasquet, Damien Oliver

I found myself in a situation recently where I noticed a certain individual “pulling the wool” (PTW) over another person’s eyes.  It made me think. This idiom simply means to … Continue reading

November 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Tim Tebow

If you have not heard of Tim Tebow you have been hiding under a large rock for the last half-decade. Tebow was a phenomenal College Football player for the Florida … Continue reading

November 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Perfect High 5

The ultimate celebratory gesture, the High 5 has long been a part of cultured, civilized society. First the Ancient Egyptians were doing it… Then God and the Catholics got into … Continue reading

October 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Moonee Valley Racecourse in Heels*

The pinnacle of the Moonee Valley racing calendar occurs this weekend with the Manikato Stakes on Friday Night and the Cox Plate on Saturday. Whilst guides and articles on who to back, … Continue reading

October 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

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