AFL News

Tigers hammer miserable Kangaroos

RICHMOND has flexed its premiership muscle to heap more pain on North Melbourne with a 54-point AFL victory at Metricon Stadium. The Tigers kicked the first six goals of Saturday night’s match as the injury- hit Kangaroos slumped to a fifth-straight defeat, 11.11 (77) to 2.11 (23). Adding injury to insult, the Kangaroos...

Suns beat Swans to move back into top eight

GOLD Coast has surged back into the AFL top eight with a 32-point victory over Sydney at the SCG. The Suns scored the first 13 points on Saturday evening and never trailed, winning 13.14 (92) to...

Lions move back to second

BRISBANE has reclaimed second spot on the AFL ladder and proven they can deliver the goods outside the Gabba, defeating GWS by 20 points at Giants Stadium. Lions coach Chris Fagan insisted on match eve that...

Ablett heads home to family

GEELONG veteran Gary Ablett is keen to play again this AFL season despite leaving the club’s Perth hub to return home. Ablett played in Thursday’s 22-point loss to Collingwood at Optus Stadium but flew back to...

Dogs bounce back to smash Bombers

THE Western Bulldogs have bounced back from last weekend’s heavy AFL loss to Carlton in style to thrash Essendon by 42-points at Metricon Stadium on Friday. Coach Luke Beveridge’s decision to axe four players including out-of-sorts...

Finger surgery for star Magpie

COLLINGWOOD X-factor Jordan De Goey will undergo finger surgery this weekend after injuring himself during his five-goal display against Geelong. De Goey damaged the flexor tendon in his right middle finger during the third quarter of...

Cats

Geelong coach Chris Scott has put his club’s recent spate of hamstring injuries down to bad luck, and he’s doing his best not to get frustrated by it. Cats skipper Joel Selwood lasted less than a...

Cats keep their cool over injuries

Geelong coach Chris Scott has put his club’s recent spate of hamstring injuries down to bad luck, and he’s doing his best not to get frustrated by it. Cats skipper Joel Selwood lasted less than a...

De Goey stars as Pies sink Cats

Collingwood forward Jordan De Goey has marked his AFL return with a five-goal haul to help lift his side to a 22-point victory over Geelong at Perth’s Optus Stadium. In front of 22,077 fans on Thursday...

Captain needs to lift with mids: GWS

GWS coach Leon Cameron has backed Stephen Coniglio to reignite the AFL club’s misfiring engine room, suggesting the captain’s form is down but his leadership remains strong. The Giants’ star-studded midfield, likely to include returning gun...

Tigers on stars returning

RICHMOND is still hopeful star duo Shane Edwards and Bachar Houli will return to action at some point in 2020, despite the team being unlikely to play in Melbourne again this AFL season. The two-time premiership...