This year’s AFL Grand Final has sparked a battle of the ‘Tisers – the Geelong Advertiser versus the Adelaide Advertiser. The Geelong paper seems to be leading at present, with about 90 per cent of front-page copy devoted to tomorrow’s game.
UPDATE. A silencing is alleged:
I noticed during the week that so-called Blair had a most unexpected and surprising column about rugby league – no mention of it on these pages, though.
Here it is. More straightforward than the usual column; topic requested by the Telegraph’s deputy editor.