AFL

Sun 14 Jul 2019

‘Way we want to play’: Pyke

premium_icon ‘Way we want to play’: Pyke

Adelaide coach Don Pyke says the best aspect to come from Saturday night’s win on the Gold Coast was the style of play.

Chol mastering the art of giving back

premium_icon Chol mastering the art of giving back

He might not be in the Richmond leadership group, but young Tigers’ star Mabior Chol is showing no shortage of leadership off the field.

How Power and Lions built major AFL rivalry

premium_icon How Power and Lions built major AFL rivalry

Like the Bombers and the Eagles, a history of dramatic AFL games between the Power and the Lions has made it one of the league’s fiercest interstate rivalries.

How Eddie inspired Charlie to stardom

premium_icon How Eddie inspired Charlie to stardom

One key lesson the veteran small forward taught his protege during their time at Adelaide helped put the Brisbane Lion on the path to stardom.

Sat 13 Jul 2019

Suns have no answer for hungry Crows

premium_icon Suns have no answer for hungry Crows

The Crows have taken out their post-Showdown frustrations on the Suns with a 95-point drubbing at Metricon Stadium featuring an Eddie Betts masterclass.

Hawks stay in finals hunt with win over Dockers

Hawks stay in finals hunt with win over Dockers

Hawthorn have kept touch with the AFL top eight after a 31-point win over Fremantle, who were lifted back into the game by skipper Nat Fyfe

Blues make it three wins from five with victory over Swans

Blues make it three wins from five with victory over Swans

Carlton have scored their third win in five games under caretaker coach David Teague, beating Sydney by seven points in a low-scoring AFL clash at the SCG

Fri 12 Jul 2019

AFL’s fastest players: Buddy puts them to shame

premium_icon AFL’s fastest players: Buddy puts them to shame

His body might be letting him down at the moment, but Lance Franklin’s pace is still too hot for almost every other AFL player. YOUR CLUB’S FASTEST PLAYER

Longmire rejects Kangas to stay with Swans

premium_icon Longmire rejects Kangas to stay with Swans

He’s been the subject of a major push to return back to the club where he played in a premiership but John Longmire will stay at the Swans, reports Jay Clark.

‘Tear up’ the draft: Riewoldt’s left-field plan

premium_icon ‘Tear up’ the draft: Riewoldt’s left-field plan

As some clubs strive to climb the ladder, one AFL legend thinks the league might need to overhaul the draft to supercharge the strugglers.

Buoyed Buckley backs key Magpie Moore to return for finals

Buoyed Buckley backs key Magpie Moore to return for finals

Darcy Moore’s hamstring injury couldn’t stop Collingwood charging victory on Friday night and coach Nathan Buckley is confident his defender will be back soon

Thu 11 Jul 2019

Why ‘good Mitch’ far outweighs ‘bad Mitch’

premium_icon Why ‘good Mitch’ far outweighs ‘bad Mitch’

Mitch Robinson might look like the kind of bloke that you want to avoid, but Alastair Lynch says that beneath the tough exterior, lies a heart of gold.

Crows sweat it out before Suns battle

premium_icon Crows sweat it out before Suns battle

Adelaide players were put through their longest training session of the season on Thursday and Lachie Murphy has declared the team is ready to bounce back.

Top pick Rankine signs on with Suns

premium_icon Top pick Rankine signs on with Suns

In what is a great sign for the club’s future, Gold Coast have locked away one of its most important young players with a two-year extension for Izak Rankine.

Rayner responds to calls for Lions to axe him

premium_icon Rayner responds to calls for Lions to axe him

2017’s No.1 draft pick starred for Brisbane in his debut season but Cam Rayner isn’t worried about the second-year yips after narrowly avoiding the axe.

Wed 10 Jul 2019

Pressure on Pies to stop Eagles soaring

premium_icon Pressure on Pies to stop Eagles soaring

Magpies coach Nathan Buckley has his sights set on clipping the wings of West Coast defensive duo Jeremy McGovern and Tom Barrass when the two sides do battle.

Star Lions set to break Gabba duck

premium_icon Star Lions set to break Gabba duck

They’ve played two grand finals, including a home decider in 2017, but Brisbane’s AFLW side have never officially played at The Gabba … until now.

Tue 9 Jul 2019

Scans give Hipwood hope for Power surge

premium_icon Scans give Hipwood hope for Power surge

Brisbane Lions may yet field their full-strength side in Sunday’s top-eight clash against Port Adelaide after some good news on the injury front.

Wheels in motion to keep Longmire

premium_icon Wheels in motion to keep Longmire

Why the Sydney Swans are confident coach John Longmire will remain at the helm in 2020 regardless of what he decides over his future.

Simon Black ‘emotional wreck’ after Survivor

premium_icon Simon Black ‘emotional wreck’ after Survivor

He was emotionally worn down and plagued with injuries, but AFL great Simon Black says it took Australian Survivor for him to get back his competitive edge.

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