AFL News

Bomber calls time

ESSENDON cult hero Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti has retired from the AFL, effective immediately. The dynamite small forward has been dealing with personal issues and has not played for the Bombers since Round 21 last year. McDonald-Tipungwuti’s 126-game career ends after it started in 2016 when he was given a chance when the Bombers...

Pay rise for AFLW players

AFLW players have had their pay almost doubled under a new one-season deal struck with the AFL. Announced on Thursday, the deal covers the seventh season of the AFLW competition, which has been brought forward to...

Power resist rushing back Dixon

A WEEK after almost suiting up for West Coast in the WAFL, Port Adelaide forward Charlie Dixon will return to the more familiar surroundings of the SANFL in a bid to prove he is ready...

Adam keen to see out days at Dogs

HAVING spent time at three clubs, in-form AFL star Adam Treloar has declared he wants to end his career with the Western Bulldogs. The hardworking midfielder will bring up his 200th AFL game on Saturday when...

Adam wants to be a Bulldog to the end

HAVING spent time at three clubs, in-form AFL star Adam Treloar has declared he wants to end his career with the Western Bulldogs. The hardworking midfielder will bring up his 200th AFL game on Saturday when...

Dees face selection squeeze

ANGUS Brayshaw’s emergence as an elite defender has given Melbourne coach Simon Goodwin an AFL selection headache as he prepares to reintegrate a key pair next month. The Demons sit a game clear on top of...

Pickett to miss Dreamtime Game

RICHMOND’S Marlion Pickett will not run out onto the MCG in the Tigers’ Indigenous jumper he designed with his partner after failing to overturn an AFL suspension at the tribunal. Pickett was offered a one-match ban...

Long-term deal for star Hawk

STAR Hawthorn defender James Sicily has turned his back on free agency and signed a five-year contract extension, tying him to the club until the end of 2027. After missing the second half of the 2020...

Williams to miss up to 12 weeks

CARLTON is hopeful Zac Williams will return to provide a late boost to its AFL finals bid after scans confirmed he has a high-grade calf strain. Williams is expected to be sidelined for the next 10-12...

Dog leaning fellow No.1 pick

JAMARRA Ugle-Hagan has received support from Sydney defender and fellow former No.1 draft pick Paddy McCartin as he navigates the pressure that comes with the title. The Western Bulldogs forward was the top selection in 2020...

Dog leaning on fellow No.1 pick

JAMARRA Ugle-Hagan has received support from Sydney defender and fellow former No.1 draft pick Paddy McCartin as he navigates the pressure that comes with the title. The Western Bulldogs forward was the top selection in 2020...