AFL News

Tarrant to return for Roos

VETERAN defender Robbie Tarrant will return against Greater Western Sydney as North Melbourne eye a resurgence in the second half of their AFL season. Tarrant hasn’t played all season after having a small lump removed from his kidney in March but will travel to Tasmania for Sunday’s game at Blundstone Arena. While...

Hosking twins reunited at Tigers

JESS Hosking will be reunited with her identical twin Sarah at Richmond after the Tigers sealed a last-minute AFLW trade for the Carlton midfielder. Richmond traded pick No.23 and No.40 to the Blues for Hosking and...

Bucks says bye to Pies

NATHAN Buckley has relinquished his role as coach of Collingwood, acknowledging an “appetite for change” within the embattled AFL club. The 48-year-old, who was due to come off contract at the end of the season, announced...

Dees secure trade for Harris

TAYLA Harris has officially joined her third AFLW club after Melbourne sealed a trade for the high-profile forward. The Demons secured the wantaway Carlton forward via a three-way trade with GWS that saw classy midfielder Jess...

Barker departs Blues

LONG-serving Carlton assistant coach John Barker is leaving the embattled AFL club as the Blues undertake a review into their underwhelming on-field performances. Barker, who served as Carlton caretaker coach for 14 matches when Mick Malthouse...

Saints pair depart hub

ST KILDA guns Tim Membrey and Seb Ross have headed home to locked down Melbourne and will likely miss the Saints’ next AFL game. The key pair has left the Saints’ interim base in Sydney due...

Bulldogs overrun injury-hit Dockers

TWO-time Brownlow medallist Nat Fyfe has been among four Fremantle stars to succumb to injury during the team’s 28-point AFL loss to the Western Bulldogs at Optus Stadium. In a devastating three-minute period in the fourth...

Ryan lifts Eagles to win over Blues

HIGH-flying forward Liam Ryan has helped West Coast shore up their spot in the AFL’s top eight with a 22-point win over Carlton at the SCG, where the injury-hit side snapped a 22-year hoodoo. The Eagles,...

Late Tiger blitz sinks Dons

RICHMOND has overcome a frenetic Essendon fightback and a record-breaking Darcy Parish masterclass to post a 39-point AFL win in a Dreamtime epic at Perth’s Optus Stadium. The Tigers looked set for an easy victory in...

Elliott stars as Magpies down Crows

COLLINGWOOD’S Jamie Elliott has made a triumphant six-goal comeback to inspire his side to a five-point AFL win against Adelaide. The Magpies banked just their third victory of the season with a spirited 12.6 (78) to...

Dees dig deep to beat Lions

MELBOURNE has showcased its AFL premiership credentials in a 22-point win over Brisbane at Giants Stadium, where Kosi Pickett and Tom McDonald starred in a stirring third-quarter fightback. The Lions lit up the first half of...