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AFL Match Preview – Round 23 Sydney v Richmond #AFLSwansTigers

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Sydney v Richmond

SCG, Saturday 30 August, 4:40pm AEST

When it comes to the Richmond Football Club in the past 30 years most of their stories at this time of year haven’t had happy endings.

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AFL Round 20 Preview – Richmond v Essendon

Richmond V Essendon – Round 20 – 7:50 PM August 08, 2014, MCG

Round 20 sees the return of the good old fashioned Friday Night Blockbuster, with traditional rivals Richmond and Essendon meeting in a game that could barely be more important for either side.  The Tigers improbably – or not depending on how you view their history in recent seasons – are making a late season surge and remarkably despite earlier this season having a 3-10 record are still a remote chance of making the finals.  They’ve won 5 in a row the Tiges, and while they haven’t all been stellar performances winning form is good form – including last week when they shot away from GWS early before having to grind out a 27 point win.

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