The Tigers beat the Saints , last Friday night . It was their first Â win against them since 2003 . The Tiger army entertained the masses in their black and yellow football jumpers , jerseys , guernseys . The Saints , gallant in defeat , continue one of the great interclub rivalries .
Saturday night saw the Melbourne Demons breakthrough for their first win of the Season , against the Essendon Bombers . Essendon coach James Hird’s desperate coaching from the boundary wasn’t enough to afford the Bombers a win . Relieved Demons supporters , are finally proud to show their colours , and are wearing their teams football jumpers , jerseys , guernseys , with pride .
The Hawks rebounding from last weekends beating by the Tigers , thrashed the NMFC Kangaroos in a 104 point victory Â . A strong Adelaide side beat Freo , and the Power beat Carlton at home .
Win , loss or draw AFL footy has provided a weekend of bruising action , close encounters , and thrills Â for Â fans .