AFL News

Cameron slick as Lions dump Dogs

DAYNE Zorko and Daniel Rich were early casualties but Charlie Cameron blasted Brisbane back into the AFL winner’s circle with a 41-point defeat of Western Bulldogs. Keen to respond after last week’s 64-point loss to Melbourne, the Lions were wobbling when down by 18 early in the second quarter at the...

Oliver a Demon for life

MELBOURNE star Clayton Oliver has signed a bumper seven-year AFL contract extension with the reigning premiers until the end of the 2030 season. One of the AFL’s best midfielders, who played a key role in last...

Swans pick Victorian at No.1

AFLW No.1 draft pick Montana Ham has paid tribute to her late father after the gun Victorian opted to depart her home state in favour of joining new club Sydney. Midfielder Ham nominated for the NSW...

Lions still a shot – Neale

THERE has been no dodging it, but no despair either as Brisbane attempts to move on from a Melbourne AFL mauling that star midfielder Lachie Neale described as a timely reminder of the premiership standard. Both...

Noble comfortable Roos review

NORTH Melbourne coach David Noble insists he does not feel threatened by the review of the AFL club’s football operations, being conducted by veteran administrator Geoff Walsh. The Kangaroos (1-13) are languishing at the bottom of...

Tiger recovering well

RICHMOND star Dion Prestia is on track to play against Gold Coast next week but teammate Trent Cotchin will miss at least another fortnight through injury. Prestia was left concussed by a crude bump from Tom...

Stewart cops four

GEELONG star Tom Stewart will miss the next four AFL games for his high bump on Richmond onballer Dion Prestia. The AFL Tribunal handed down the suspension on Tuesday night after Stewart was referred directly and...

Ratten happy with negotiations

BRETT Ratten remains unperturbed his floated contract extension to remain as St Kilda’s AFL coach has not been finalised. Ratten staying at Moorabbin appeared a formality a month ago when the Saints were 8-3 and right...

Stewart prepared for ban

GEELONG star Tom Stewart is preparing to accept a lengthy suspension from the AFL tribunal for the heavy bump that concussed Richmond ace Dion Prestia. The three-time All-Australian was referred directly to the tribunal and will...

Clarkson undecided on future

ALASTAIR Clarkson is willing to take over an AFL club on a long-haul journey towards an AFL premiership but is yet to decide if he wants to coach again. Clarkson, a four-time premiership coach at Hawthorn,...

Power claim a thriller over Suns

EMERGING forward Todd Marshall has kicked four goals to help Port Adelaide pip a gallant Gold Coast by two points in an AFL thriller. The Power triumphed 13.15 (93) to 13.13 (91) in a gripping Sunday...