AFL News

Greene boots four, reported in GWS win

ACTING GWS captain Toby Greene kicked a monster 67-metre goal and got reported as the Giants condemned AFL battlers Carlton to a season-high 36-point AFL loss. Five straight goals either side of halftime propelled GWS to a 39-point lead on their way to a 16.6 (102) to 9.12 (66) win at...

Selwood cops two fines

GEELONG captain Joel Selwood is free to play in Thursday night’s AFL blockbuster against Brisbane despite being charged with two offences by the match review officer. Selwood was hit with fines for misconduct and rough conduct...

Lions overcome plucky Roos

CHRIS Fagan has celebrated his 100th game as Brisbane coach as his side solidified their spot in the AFL’s top-four with a grinding 23-point win over North Melbourne. Lincoln McCarthy provided a spark in attack as...

Gray hurt as Port slams Suns

ROBBIE Gray’s 250th AFL game lasted less than two quarters but by then Port Adelaide had already done enough as Gold Coast narrowly eclipsed their lowest total in club history. The Suns dodged that humiliation but...

Rohan plays the hero for Cats

GARY Rohan’s ice-cool set shot after the siren has pinched a thrilling five-point victory for Geelong over fellow AFL premiership fancies the Western Bulldogs. Toby McLean gave the Bulldogs the lead with four minutes to play...

Merrett’s future settled in May

STAR midfielder Zach Merrett says he decided on re-signing with Essendon on a monster six-year deal as far back as early May. The dual best-and-fairest winner was one of the biggest names in AFL free agency...

Bulldogs up for tough Cats test

FACING Geelong at GMHBA Stadium is one of the Western Bulldogs’ toughest AFL tests of the year but coach Luke Beveridge is confident his charges have the mettle to prevail. The second-placed Bulldogs are 10-2 but...

Phillips extends AFLW career

THE AFLW’s most decorated player, Erin Phillips, says she has no thoughts of retirement after signing on with Adelaide for another season. The 36-year-old has set her sights on extending her career beyond the next season. “I’m...

Season over for Moore

CARETAKER Collingwood coach Robert Harvey’s job just became much harder with star Magpies defender Darcy Moore to likely miss the rest of the AFL season. The All-Australian injured his right knee in the dying minutes of...

Door open for Cats-Dogs crowd

THE door has been left open by the Victorian government for a reduced capacity crowd for Geelong’s AFL clash with the Western Bulldogs. The AFL on Monday shifted the North Melbourne-Brisbane and Hawthorn-Essendon matches from Melbourne...

McKay re-signs, backs leadership

COLEMAN Medal leader Harry McKay has thrown his support behind Carlton’s leadership after re-signing for another two AFL seasons. Carlton on Tuesday confirmed McKay had signed until the end of 2023 – welcome news for the...