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A podcast dedicated to all things AFL Football. Ben Skelton and Tim Blenkhorn discuss all the news, matches and results in the Footy world. Each week the boys preview and review each round of the AFL season. For a different take on the sport you love check out the latest episodes and subscribe on iTunes or Soundcloud.

A podcast dedicated to all things AFL Football. Ben Skelton and Tim Blenkhorn discuss all the news, matches and results in the Footy world. Each week the boys preview and review each round of the AFL season. For a different take on the sport you love check out the latest episodes and subscribe on iTunes or Soundcloud.
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A podcast dedicated to all things AFL Football. Ben Skelton and Tim Blenkhorn discuss all the news, matches and results in the Footy world. Each week the boys preview and review each round of the AFL season. For a different take on the sport you love check out the latest episodes and subscribe on iTunes or Soundcloud.

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English


Episodes

Ep #51 - AFL Round 10 Preview and Teams

5/23/2019
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Ben and Tim take on all the tips, teams and previews from Round 10. Big games and lots of 50/50 match-ups to sink their teeth into. Then they give their best bets for a big Round in the AFL.

Duration:01:16:24

Ep #50 - AFL Round 9 Review - Umpires, Goal kicking and all the Round 9 games.

5/21/2019
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EPISODE 50! Rob and Ben are back in their usual timeslot to wrap up the weekend's Footy. This week we talk umpire interpretations, how to fix woeful goal kicking and breaking down all the news from all the games in Round 9 of the AFL.

Duration:01:26:45

Ep #49 - AFL Round 9 Preview and Teams

5/16/2019
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Tim and Ben get stuck into their usual preview podcast. They start with Tom Boyd's shock retirement and talk about his legacy. AFL conspiracies and the best fan-made voodoos. They discuss the merits of a renewed State of Origin in the AFL. Lastly, they do their usual previews of the Round 9 games and give their tips, followed by their best bets of the round.

Duration:01:17:55

Ep #48 - AFL Round 8 Review - Chaos at the SCG, Melbourne's miracle and what is the AFL doing?

5/14/2019
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Ben gets Rob on the phone to chat all things Round 8 in the AFL. They breakdown one of the craziest games at the SCG in memory. Dane Rampe's big Friday night, Fanta-see-a and the AFL's response. The Dees and the Suns play out one of the most remarkable finishes in a long time. Carlton can't get it done again. Plus all the latest from the AFL world and the other games in Round 8.

Duration:00:55:02

Ep #47 - AFL Round 8 Preview and Teams

5/9/2019
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Ben and Tim deep dive on the Eddie McGuire/Mark Robinson feud. Then break down all the games and give their tips for Round 8 in the AFL. It's a big week in Footy, with a lot of fun games, so sit back and let the guys get you prepped for the weekend.

Duration:01:24:21

Ep #46 - AFL Round 7 Review - Carlton Suck Again, Scott Pendlebury's Legacy, All The Round 7 Games.

5/7/2019
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Ben and Rob are back to review Round 7 in the AFL. Carlton are the big losers from the weekend after a terrible performance against North Melbourne. Geelong and Collingwood keep winning. The Dees get their second win on the board and Rob is a happy man! Plus all the other games this round broken down.

Duration:01:08:17

Ep #45 - AFL Round 7 Preview and Teams

5/2/2019
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Ben and Tim are back together for the first time in and while and it's preview time! The lads talk through all of the games in the AFL's Round 7. The podcast gives their tips on a ladder shaping round and chat through all the teams as they drop live. Plus the best bets of the round.

Duration:01:14:24

Ep #44 - AFL Round 6 Review - The AFL Media, Anzac Day umpiring, booing and all the Round 6 games.

4/30/2019
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Ben and Rob are back to break down a marathon long weekend. The Anzac round is always a tasty one and this was no exception. The two delve into the struggles between the AFL media and the players. The umpiring that marred the Anzac Day clash. Should booing be banned? Big results in many games as the ladder starts to take shape. The Monday crew break down all the games from Round 6.

Duration:01:20:56

Ep #43 - AFL Round 5 Review and Round 6 Preview

4/23/2019
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Ben and Rob get on the phone to discuss all the action from Round 5. The upsets continue with the Dees loosing to the Saints, Port beating West Coast and Fremantle overcoming GWS. Carlton finally get on the board and kick 100 points in the process! Swans lose to a rampaging Tiger outfit. The reason why Buddy Franklin is going nowhere. Plus all the rest of the games from Round 5. Then the boys do their tips for an extended ANZAC Round 6.

Duration:01:16:55

Ep #42 - AFL Round 4 Review - Dees win, big issues in Adelaide, Carlton are a joke, all the Round 4 games

4/15/2019
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Rob and Ben take on all the talking points from a big round of footy. Rob's Melbourne Demons finally get on the board!!! GWS are legit. Adelaide have some serious issues and things at Carlton are as bad as they ever were. St Kilda and the Suns are the little engines that could, plus all the other games broken down for your listening pleasure.

Duration:01:12:38

Ep #41 - AFL Round 4 Preview

4/9/2019
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Ben and Tim are back and previewing a big round of Footy. The Swans take on Melbourne in their last chance to get their season back on track. GWS heads to Geelong in the match of the round, the Derby, Collingwood and the Bulldogs, plus all the other games from a big round in the AFL.

Duration:01:08:45

Ep #40 - AFL Round 3 Review - The Demons' struggles, Swans get on the board, Queensland footy is kicking, GWS big win and the GF rematch.

4/7/2019
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Ben catches up with Rob to discuss the fall from grace for his beloved Demons. The Swans get their first win. The Queensland teams win two in a row! Jeremy Cameron stars for the Giants as Richmond start to have some concerns. The West Coast get over Collingwood in the GF replay. Plus the boys take you through all the remaining games from Round 3.

Duration:01:09:23

Ep #39 - AFL Round 3 Preview - with Teams

4/3/2019
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Ben takes on the solo challenge of previewing all the games in this weeks round of the AFL. Big games including the Grand Final rematch, Essendon v Melbourne and much more.

Duration:00:44:50

Ep #38 - AFL Round 2 Review

3/31/2019
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Rob and Ben discuss all the games from Round 2. The disappointing Dees and Swans. Faltering Hawks and Tigers. Big wins for Cats, Pies, Eagles and the Dogs. They breakdown the winners and losers from a big weekend in the AFL.

Duration:00:51:56

Ep #37 - AFL Round 2 Preview

3/27/2019
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Ben and Tim have a look at all the games for Round 2 of the AFL. We go through all the teams and tips to get you ready for the weekend!

Duration:00:59:00

Ep #36 - AFL Round 1 Review

3/24/2019
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The season has begun! Ben and Rob have first go a making sense of a strange weekend. Lots of drama and lots of upsets. The Brisbane Lions take down the Premiers West Coast, Essendon fails to impress, Geelong come out strong, new rules and low scores, Hawthorn are annoyingly good again and an in depth look at all the action from all the games in Round 1.

Duration:01:14:34

Ep #35 - AFL Round 1 Preview

3/18/2019
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Ben and Tim are joined by the newest member of the team - Rob Officer to chat about all the games in the AFL's Round 1. The boys break down a huge slate of games: Richmond v Carlton, Geelong v Collingwood, Port Adelaide v Melbourne, Hawthorn v Adelaide, Sydney v Western Bulldogs, Brisbane v West Coast, St Kilda v Gold Coast, Essendon v GWS and Kangaroos v Fremantle. Then they give out some of their best bets for the weekend.

Duration:01:04:11

Ep #34 - AFL Season Preview 2019

3/15/2019
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The AFL Playground is back for another season! Ben and Tim talk through the 10 big questions to begin the season. Sit back and relax as the boys take you through an extended season preview of the AFL.

Duration:01:49:11

Ep #33 - AFL Finals Week 3

9/17/2018
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Ben and Tim break down all the action and the fallout from the semi-finals in the AFL. Melbourne just keep on keeping on with a quality win over the Hawks and Collingwood beat a stalling GWS team. Then they preview the prelim finals. A massive blockbuster between Collingwood and Richmond, and then they cast their eyes west to see if the Dees can keep their run going against West Coast.

Duration:00:54:50

Ep #32 - AFL Finals Week 2

9/12/2018
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Ben and Tim look closely at the first week of the AFL finals. They take a look at Melbourne's glorious victory over Geelong and where to now for the Cats. Hawthorn not quite good enough for the rampaging Tigers. The worst game of the season (perhaps ever), Sydney vs GWS. Finally, the Collingwood was brave, but West Coast get the week off. Then they take a look at Week 2 of the Footy finals and preview the big games.

Duration:00:57:15