Singin’ in the rain: Melksham the hero as Demons overcome Southport, downpour to claim VFL flag

The Casey Demons have rubber-stamped a dominant VFL season to claim premiership glory, overcoming a fierce test from Southport Sharks to win the grand final by 32 points. Played in torrential rain at Ikon Park, three final-term goals from Melbourne AFL forward Jake Melksham, and four for the match, proved the back-breaker in a low-scoring scrap, the Dees kicking away late to claim victory 10.10 (70) to 5.8 (38). Having relocated from Springvale and become the Demons’ AFL-affiliated club...

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