The Professor and the Sportzfan Radio panel interview Charles Thompson from the Hamilton Wildcats AFC who gives his preview of the upcoming Canadian AFL season. He goes out on a limb and predicts Etobicoke Kangaroos, Broadview Hawks, Hamilton Wildcats and Toronto Dingos will make up the final four come the end of the season. We have put that prediction into the Sportzfan Radio vault and will review it with Charles later in the year to see how his predictions have turned out in reality. hamiltonwildcats
7 October 2012 266.1 – The show is back after a week off and the Panel lament the passing of Sportzfan Stan. Behind the mic this week are the Gelding, Daniel Eade, Mark Fiorenti, Mordiboy (aka Fatman) and the Professor. The Panel share some stories about Sportzfan Stan. Mordiboy talks Ryder Cup and the US team choking on the last day to blow a huge lead. He also talks AFL and the trade period. The Gelding talks racing and the start of the Spring Carnival at Flemington. He also gives an update on Danish Rock. Daniel looks at the start of the NBL season and wonders why the Townsville Crocodiles and Cairns Taipans are tweeting about Beauty and the Geek.
23 September 2012 265.2 – The panel talk with special guest and former #1 AFL draft pick Travis Johnstone who is playing for Chelsea Heights in this afternoon’s SFL division 1 Grand Final. John O’Callaghan talks racing and Danny Nikolic. Also incorporates the first half hour of the Southern Football League Sunday show with Ian ‘Wiz’ Dougherty, the Bug and John ‘Beannie’ Bennett.
23 September 2012 265.1 – The Professor, the Gelding and John O’Callaghan are live from the Southern Football League Grand Final with special guest Elizabeth Miller, MLA for Bentleigh talking local SFL football being linked with netball. The panel also talk with local sporting legend Kingsley Ellis. The Gelding talks racing at Moonee Valley. It was an ordinary day on the punt for him. The panel talk about the different sorts of horses….loomers, swoopers and lurkers. The donedirtcheapdvd.com.au competition this week is the favourite sporting person and why.
16 September 2012 264.2 – The Professor and the Gelding talk Davis Cup tennis and the tie between Australia and Germany with the winner to get back into the World Group. They then talk soccer with Mark Fiorenti. He discusses the Socceroos loss to Jordan in the World Cup qualifying tie. He also looks at the Champions League and Premier League. Paul Dalligan comes on to talk rugby league and the NRL finals. Paul tries to keep the lid on after the Rabbitohs big win and into their first preliminary final for some time. His Rabbitohs taking on the Professor’s Bulldogs and he sees a Rabbitohs win! He’s hoping to be at Homebush at the Grand Final in two weeks time. There is a discussion between the Professor and the Gelding on the SFL division one preliminary final between St Pauls and Chelsea Heights. They are critical of the VFL playing their Grand Final on a Sunday at Etihad Stadium.
16 September 2012 264.1 – The Professor welcomes back the Gelding after his holiday on the Sportzfan Radio budget in Hawaii. They talk about the new sponsor DoneDirtCheapdvd.com.au. They also talk about the Southern Football League finals series, the Lingerie Football League, the return of the female roller derby, the finals series in the AFL and NRL. There are some results in from the Hamilton Wildcats in Canada. The Gelding talks racing and the race meeting at Moonee Valley. The Gelding’s favourite sporting moment was watching Makybe Diva win his third Melbourne Cup. The Professor likes the Green Bay Packers winning the Super Bowl and seeing Melbourne FC win the 1964 Grand Final.
5 August 2012 258.1 – featuring Daniel Eade, the Gelding, Sportzfan Stan and the Professor who begin the show talking AFL tanking then chat US sport with Dan Butterly who looks at the Olympic fortunes of the US team, especially the golden run of Michael Phelps. He also discusses the start of the NFL pre-season and the MLB trades made before the deadline. The Gelding talks horse racing and looks at the results from Moonee Valley and Canterbury. Daniel reviews the Olympic basketball tournament and the fortunes of the Boomers and Opals.
20 May 2012 247.1 – Featuring the Professor, Daniel Eade and Sportzfan Stan. Sportzfan Stan starts with a rant about AFL clubs now looking at employing full time medical teams and asks where will the money come from to cover that cost. Special guest Nick Tedeschi talks NRL and this week’s State of Origin match in Melbourne. Nick says he thinks Ricky Stuart and Bob Fulton have lost their minds selecting the NSW side which he rates as “the worst NSW team ever”. The Professor takes the Gelding’s place talking racing and trys to explain his poor choices yesterday at Flemington. The Sydney Colt is $900 in front for the year after yesterday’s pick, Pampelonne saluted. Daniel talks NBL and the train wreck that is the Melbourne Tigers with coach Trevor Gleeson being stood down. He also discusses the Tigers new logo and the rumor that another NBL side may go into voluntary administration.
6 May 2012 245.1 – With Sportzfan Radio celebrating its fifth anniversary and featuring the Professor, the Gelding, Daniel Eade and Sportzfan Stan with the rant about NRL players playing in the AFL and the AFL trying to attract 13-15 year olds from NSW and Queensland, racing from Flemington, the progress of Danish Rock, basketball, NBL, Sydney Kings, Steve Carfino, NBA, Amare Stoudemire and Patty Mills.
29 April 2012 244.1 – Featuring the Professor, Daniel Eade, the Gelding and Sportzfan Stan with special guest Dan Butterly talking US sport including NFL, the NFL draft, NBA & NHL. The Gelding talks racing and the meetings at Caulfield, Randwick & Morphetville with Black Caviar winning twenty races on the trot. The Panel also discusses the upcoming outside broadcast at the Great Western Hotel on 17 June 2012. The Gelding wants one of Ronny’s steak sandwiches.