What a distinction every week makes.
After struggling 14 losses in a row, and parting methods with their coach David Noble, North Melbourne head into their conflict with Hawthorn with their confidence restored after upsetting Richmond by 4 factors final week.
They’re now aiming for back-to-back wins for the primary time since Spherical 2, 2020, and impulsively they’re an opportunity to keep away from the wood spoon.
These two groups haven’t been capable of be break up within the final 5 seasons, with their six encounters in that point shared evenly 3-3.
Blundstone Area was as soon as such a contented searching floor for the Kangaroos, who gained 16 of their first 22 video games there.
But it surely’s been slim pickings since 2019, with only one win from their final eight video games on the venue.
Hawthorn are gunning for 3 wins in a row, and are not any strangers to Tasmania, having performed 72 matches in Launceston, however that is simply their second sport in Hobart.
The final time they performed within the Tassie capital, they beat Fitzroy by 157 factors at North Hobart Oval in 1991.