AFL News

Lions too good for Blues

THE Brisbane Lions have made a winning start to life without All-Australian defender Kate Lutkins in style, defeating Carlton by 35 points in Tuesday’s AFLW clash on the Gold Coast. The Lions claimed a 9.9 (63) to 4.4 (28) win over the Blues at Metricon Stadium in the premiers’ first match...

Young Tiger to take GFL test

TORQUAY youngster Kane Loftus will test his hand at a higher level in 2022 after signing with GFL powerhouse St Mary’s. Loftus made just five senior appearances with the unbeaten Tigers last year but has shown...

Season over for Tigers star

Richmond vice-captain Harriet Cordner has become the latest AFLW player to be ruled out for the rest of the season with a ruptured ACL. Cordner injured her right knee in the second quarter of Saturday’s 30-point...

Setbacks for Port forwards

CONNOR Rozee is confident Port Adelaide have the depth to thrive this AFL season as they brace for the prospect of two star forwards making a delayed start to 2022. Charlie Dixon and Orazio Fantasia have...

Roos cruise past Giants

NORTH Melbourne has clambered into the AFLW’s top six, hammering GWS by 27 points in humid conditions at Arden Street Oval. Sunday’s contest at the Kangaroos’ spiritual home in Melbourne started with one of the more...

Freo wins, star Tiger hurt

RICHMOND’S 30-point AFLW defeat against red-hot Fremantle has been further soured by a suspected ACL injury to key defender Harriet Cordner. Despite taking it up to the undefeated Dockers in the first-ever clash between the teams,...

Harris power Dees to victory

STAR forward Tayla Harris has helped AFLW premiership contenders Melbourne survive a massive scare from St Kilda, running away from the brave Saints by 41 points. Winless and still without their best player Georgia Patrikios, St...

Crows grind out win over Eagles

AFLW premiership fancy Adelaide has taken care of a plucky West Coast unit by 33 points in sweltering conditions. Playing a home game at Richmond’s Swinburne Centre, due to Western Australia’s border closure, the winless Eagles...

Pies prevail over tough Cats

COLLINGWOOD has survived a massive fright against winless Geelong on Friday night to emerge from GMHBA Stadium with a hard-fought 11-point AFLW win. The Cats were rank outsiders heading into the contest, but paid little regard...

Magpies end De Goey exile

JORDAN De Goey’s three-month Collingwood exile is over after the AFL star agreed to a court settlement over his run-in with the law in New York. De Goey, who had been stood down since October 31,...

Dogs sidelined again

THE Western Bulldogs have been hit with a second cancelled AFLW game in as many weeks due to COVID-19. Two Pride Round games will not proceed as planned this weekend as three clubs deal with players...