Australian, The – THERE appears to be something about the sidebottom clan and premierships.


  • While Steele is looking at winning his second AFL flag today, his brothers have already done their part with victories in country Victoria and across the other side of the world.
  • Tyson won a flag with Tallygaroopna — the small town 20km north of Shepparton where the boys grew up — with three of Steele’s cousins also playing in the team.
  • And then on Wednesday, Ryan added a county cricket title to the family’s haul.
  • “I spoke to him last week after we won and I thought he might have been able to slip on a flight and get back, but it was probably a bit rushed for him,” Steele said.
  • I think with my brothers I’ve been able to go back and watch them win grand finals before.

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