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Mon 19 Feb 2018

McGuire: De Goey behaviour ‘unacceptable’

premium_icon McGuire: De Goey behaviour ‘unacceptable’

JORDAN De Goey has privately conceded he might have to apply a season-long alcohol ban after his Collingwood career was plunged into controversy again. This...

Sun 18 Feb 2018

Safety is paramount: AFLW chief on Ikon Park lights

Safety is paramount: AFLW chief on Ikon Park lights

SAFETY is the league’s No 1 priority, according to AFLW CEO Nicole Livingstone after the lighting at Carlton’s home ground was slammed with Brisbane coach Craig...

Harris can be as big as Rousey

premium_icon Harris can be as big as Rousey

SHE’S a star of the AFLW but many wouldn’t know Tayla Harris is among the world’s top female middleweight boxers and a major bout is being planned for Melbourne in...

Sat 17 Feb 2018

Lions stun ‘buggered’ Swans to claim AFLX title

premium_icon Lions stun ‘buggered’ Swans to claim AFLX title

SYDNEY coach John Longmire has conceded his players were “buggered” for the AFLX grand final against Brisbane after having to back up for the decider 10 minutes...

Fri 16 Feb 2018

A-League frustration as AFLX adds to pitch woes

A-League frustration as AFLX adds to pitch woes

ADELAIDE United coach Marco Kurz has appealed for greater common sense as his A-League club becomes a victim of an AFL experiment.

Fagan says AFLX too fast for fans

Fagan says AFLX too fast for fans

Lions coach Chris Fagan says fans cannot celebrate goals in AFLX because the game is too fast

AFLX’s ‘tacky bulls***’ backfires

AFLX’s ‘tacky bulls***’ backfires

IT WAS meant to be a playful ploy to entice fans into an explosive summer league, but the latest AFL move left fans cringing.

Thu 15 Feb 2018

‘Captain’ Gray out of AFLX

premium_icon ‘Captain’ Gray out of AFLX

PORT Adelaide names new AFLX captain after withdrawal of star Robbie Gray, raising more questions about clubs’ commitment to the tournament.

OPINION: Is it too big of an advantage for Hannah Mouncey?

OPINION: Is it too big of an advantage for Hannah Mouncey?

If there's an opening for a transgender AFL competition, well Hannah Mouncey is the pioneer

Wed 14 Feb 2018

I won’t be thanking the AFL: Mouncey

premium_icon I won’t be thanking the AFL: Mouncey

Hannah Mouncey says it would be 'inappropriate’ for her to thank the AFL after getting permission to play in a competition ‘open to every other Australian’

He’s in, we’re out: Stars’ shock exit

He’s in, we’re out: Stars’ shock exit

TWO former AFL players have walked out on their local footy club, just after their former AFL coach was hired to lead them.

‘I went off my rocket’: Hot-headed Hawk’s big lesson

‘I went off my rocket’: Hot-headed Hawk’s big lesson

He was caught up in a couple of late-season run-ins with rivals and teammates in 2017. Now James Sicily has opened up on the lessons he learnt last year.

Tue 13 Feb 2018

Premiership coach slams ‘farcical’ AFL list rules

Premiership coach slams ‘farcical’ AFL list rules

Affter a sudden retirement last month, Richmond has a spare spot on its list for 2018, and that doesn’t sit well with Tigers’ coach who’s hit out at the AFL

Lions star happy to be a leader again

Lions star happy to be a leader again

ALLEN Christensen didn't play an AFL game for Brisbane last year.

COME AND TRY: AFL continues its pitch to women

COME AND TRY: AFL continues its pitch to women

Grafton Tigers looking to build on the growing popularity of women's AFL with a come and try day this week.

Mon 12 Feb 2018

Women ‘five times more likely’ to tear ACL: Doctor

premium_icon Women ‘five times more likely’ to tear ACL: Doctor

After AFLW stars Bri Davey and Isabel Huntington suffered likely ACL tears leading sports doctor confirms women more susceptible to serious knee injuries

Sun 11 Feb 2018

Confirmed: ACL tragedy for teen Aussie snowboard star

Confirmed: ACL tragedy for teen Aussie snowboard star

Teenager Tess Coady has been forced out of the Winter Olympics after rupturing her ACL in the warm-up for her Olympic bow.

Footy bloodbath’s $1 million legal war

Footy bloodbath’s $1 million legal war

FOOTY’s media war is set to play out in a messy legal battle after an AFL legend hit back as part of a $1 million action.

89-year record snapped in AFL history

89-year record snapped in AFL history

THE AFLW has set a new record for the biggest ever crowd at a stand-alone women’s domestic sporting event.

Sat 10 Feb 2018

Lions rookie shares goal with Mum

Lions rookie shares goal with Mum

After kicking her first goal for the Brisbane Lions, Sophie Conway looked straight to the heavens to deliver the emotional message: "That one's for you Mum”.

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