AFL News

Taberner leads Dockers to upset win over Pies

COLLINGWOOD’S premiership credentials have taken another big hit after they slumped to a shock 12-point AFL loss to Fremantle at Optus Stadium. Dockers forward Matt Taberner booted four goals and Caleb Serong (24 disposals, nine clearances) starred in the midfield to lift their side to the 10.1 (61) to 7.7 (49)...

Greene injury clouds Giants win

DESPITE the loss of star forward Toby Greene to injury, GWS have continued their dominance over Gold Coast in a 26-point AFL win. The Giants lost Greene to a right hamstring injury in the opening term...

Naitanui the difference as Eagles outlast Cats

TIM Kelly sizzled against his former club but it was Nic Naitanui who shone the brightest to help West Coast post a nine-point comeback victory against Geelong at Optus Stadium. The Eagles trailed by 21 points early...

Three-straight for Saints

ST KILDA has recorded a third consecutive AFL win for the first time in more than three years with a thumping 53-point victory over injury-hit Sydney. Tough midfielder Zak Jones starred for the Saints against his...

Pies fined for protocol breach

COLLINGWOOD is the latest AFL club to be fined for breaches of the competition’s coronavirus protocols. The Magpies self-reported a breach by coach Nathan Buckley and assistant Brenton Sanderson, who played a tennis match with two people...

Lions smash dismal Bombers

BRISBANE stars Lachie Neale and Charlie Cameron have powered the Lions to a thumping 63-point Friday night AFL win against Essendon. The high-flying Lions were never troubled from the opening bounce at Metricon Stadium, booting 14.7...

Hawks fight back to beat Carlton

HAWTHORN has eased the pressure on coach Alastair Clarkson after coming from five goals down to beat Carlton by 31 points at Optus Stadium in Perth. The Hawks looked headed for their fifth straight defeat after Carlton...

Roos axe Brown

NORTH Melbourne has axed spearhead Ben Brown and winger Jared Polec for Saturday’s AFL match against fellow strugglers Adelaide. Brown has managed just eight goals in eight games this season, with coach Rhyce Shaw finally running out...

Port powers to big win over Dees

RISING star Mitch Georgiades kicked three goals as AFL ladder leaders Port Adelaide bounced back to form with a thumping 51-point win over Melbourne on Thursday night. Travis Boak and Ollie Wines led the way in a...

Ominous Tigers too good for Dogs

RICHMOND has sounded a Wednesday night warning to their AFL rivals, demolishing the Western Bulldogs by 41 points at Metricon Stadium. The Tigers, playing without premiership players Daniel Rioli and Jack Graham or the injured Nick...

Majak’s back!

MAJAK Daw gave a triumphant fist pump as North Melbourne captain Jack Ziebell confirmed the popular Kangaroos defender would play his first AFL game in more than 700 days. The challenges Daw has faced since his...