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Poll Archive

Should Andrew Symonds be recalled to Australia's Test team for Thursday's match at the Gabba?
Nov 17, 2008

Should Andrew Symonds be recalled to Australia's Test team for Thursday's match at the Gabba?

Yes

56.7%

No

43.3%

Total votes - 104

Do you agree with Shane Crawford's decision to retire?
Nov 08, 2008

Do you agree with Shane Crawford's decision to retire?

Yes

90.3%

No

9.7%

Total votes - 165

Will you be attending the International Rules match on October 31 at the MCG?
Oct 01, 2008

Will you be attending the International Rules match on October 31 at the MCG?

Yes

59.9%

No

26.8%

Too early to tell

13.4%

Total votes - 837

Which team do you think will win the 2008 AFL Grand Final?
Sep 21, 2008

Which team do you think will win the 2008 AFL Grand Final?

Geelong

51.3%

Hawthorn

48.7%

Total votes - 894

Who do you think will play off in the 2008 AFL Grand Final?
Sep 15, 2008

Who do you think will play off in the 2008 AFL Grand Final?

Geelong-Hawthorn

68.2%

Geelong-St Kilda

20.8%

Western Bulldogs-Hawthorn

4.1%

Western Bulldogs-St Kilda

6.9%

Total votes - 682