AFL

Mon 9 Jul 2018

Shoulder surgery to end Day’s season

Shoulder surgery to end Day’s season

INJURY-cruelled Gold Coast big man Sam Day’s comeback season is over after a consultation with a leading surgeon determined he required a shoulder operation.

Cats coach responds to Ablett criticism

Cats coach responds to Ablett criticism

GEELONG coach Chris Scott says the Cats have been happy with the role Gary Ablett plays within their side, and finds criticism of the veteran ‘amusing.’

Dogs’ premiership hero calls time

Dogs’ premiership hero calls time

BEST remembered for kicking four goals in the Bulldogs’ preliminary final win in 2016, Clay Smith has called time on his career due to ongoing knee problems.

Former AFL premiership star arrested

Former AFL premiership star arrested

FORMER AFL player Brian Lake has found himself in jail in Japan after being arrested following a “drunken bar fight”.

Protected zone ‘driving people nuts’: Scott

premium_icon Protected zone ‘driving people nuts’: Scott

NORTH Melbourne coach Brad Scott has left no doubt abiout his feelings on the protected area rule, demanding the AFL fix it immediately.

Kelly yet to make tough call: manager

premium_icon Kelly yet to make tough call: manager

DESPITE talk first-year Cat Tim Kelly was set to sign a contract extension, the midfielder’s manager says the star is yet to make a decision where his future lies —...

Talia hopeful but Douglas in doubt

premium_icon Talia hopeful but Douglas in doubt

ADELAIDE is hopeful full back Daniel Talia will be fit to play Geelong on Thursday night but has almost certainly ruled out midfielder Richard Douglas due to...

Beams shines light on Lions future

premium_icon Beams shines light on Lions future

BRISBANE star Dayne Beams has opened up on the passing of his father and the pull of Victoria, saying “at this stage” he will play out career with the Lions.

Run home: Where will your team finish?

premium_icon Run home: Where will your team finish?

WE are just seven rounds away from the finals kicking off and still have no idea who will finish in the top four, top eight or win the wooden spoon. Chris Cavanagh...

North Melbourne coach’s stunning post-match spray

North Melbourne coach’s stunning post-match spray

NORTH Melbourne coach Brad Scott has taken aim at the AFL and demanded they step in to fix a rule that’s ‘driving people nuts’.

Sun 8 Jul 2018

Will injured Bombers finally turn to Francis?

premium_icon Will injured Bombers finally turn to Francis?

FOLLOWING his side’s loss to Collingwood, John Worsfold was sticking to his guns over the non-selection of Aaron Francis, saying the No. 6 draft pick was still...

Can Pies go all the way?

premium_icon Can Pies go all the way?

COLLINGWOOD have continued their charge towards a top four berth, downing Essendon on Sunday to notch their seventh win in a row for the first time since 2012.

Lions coach lauds young star

Lions coach lauds young star

RISING Brisbane forward Eric Hipwood had to play 44 AFL matches before enjoying back-to-back wins but now the monkey is off the back.

Suns sliding down ladder

premium_icon Suns sliding down ladder

GOLD Coast are under threat of becoming the worst performing Queensland side since 2013 following a 37-point loss to North Melbourne at Etihad Stadium.

Fractured cheekbone to sideline key Hawk

Fractured cheekbone to sideline key Hawk

HAWTHORN’S win over Western Bulldogs has come at a significant cost with star ruckman Ben McEvoy likely to miss an extended period after a brutal head clash.

Sun’s milestone nearly ruined by fishing trip gone wrong

Sun’s milestone nearly ruined by fishing trip gone wrong

GOLD Coast defender Rory Thompson will finally make it to the 100-game milestone on Sunday after a career plagued by injuries.

How Bali sun sparked McKernan’s career

premium_icon How Bali sun sparked McKernan’s career

WHEN Shaun McKernan booked an impromptu Bali getaway last November, most would have expected the fringe Essendon forward to write off another forgettable season...

Hawks in box seat to secure finals berth

premium_icon Hawks in box seat to secure finals berth

THERE are only a few finishing touches left to put on Alastair Clarkson’s one-year rebuild at Hawthorn and Saturday night’s 63-point win over Western Bulldogs has...

Sat 7 Jul 2018

Lions' second win a row sends Blues towards wooden spoon

Lions' second win a row sends Blues towards wooden spoon

The Brisbane Lions have thrashed Carlton by 65 points to record back-to-back AFL wins for the first time in more than three years

The men AFL Wide Bay's top sides rely on most

premium_icon The men AFL Wide Bay's top sides rely on most

The top two teams in the AFL Wide Bay have relied on a small but talented player pool on their way to the finals.

Newer Older