AFL News

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 last Saturday in an incident that led to the Geelong defender being hit with...

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...

Pies climb into the top-eight

COLLINGWOOD has hung on for a scrappy 11-point victory over GWS to extend its winning streak to five matches and take a step closer to an AFL finals berth. The Magpies triumphed 11.22 (88) to 12.5...

Crows cruise to win over Roos

TAYLOR Walker and his heir apparent Darcy Fogarty combined for 10 goals to drive Adelaide to a 57-point AFL win over a misfiring North Melbourne. The 32-year-old Walker (six goals) and 22-year-old Fogarty (four) were too...