AFL

Tue 21 May 2019

Cameron opens up on Crows exit

premium_icon Cameron opens up on Crows exit

Lions recruit Charlie Cameron kicked a match-winning haul against Adelaide with the parting words of former coach Don Pyke still echoing in his ears.

Carlton president: why I won’t sack coach

premium_icon Carlton president: why I won’t sack coach

Carlton president Mark LoGiudice says he isn’t considering sacking coach Brendon Bolton despite the weekend’s “unacceptable performance” against GWS

Buddy closing in on Swans return

premium_icon Buddy closing in on Swans return

Lance Franklin is putting his hand up for a return against Collingwood but coach John Longmire says his return won’t impact the side’s young stars.

Mon 20 May 2019

‘Worst 20 years of a football club’

‘Worst 20 years of a football club’

The axe is being sharpened at Carlton after the club’s dire predicament sunk to even greater depths. Make no mistake, jobs are on the line.

‘You’ve seen the worst side of Carlton’: Bolton

premium_icon ‘You’ve seen the worst side of Carlton’: Bolton

Embattled Carlton coach Brendon Bolton insists he won’t let outside pressure bring him down after the Blues slumped to another giant loss.

Why you can’t count Tigers out of flag race

premium_icon Why you can’t count Tigers out of flag race

There might be no Alex Rance, Jack Riewoldt or Trent Cotchin but if you think Richmond can’t win the flag, think again. Dustin Martin delivers against Hawks.

Sun 19 May 2019

Suns can’t break Power curse

premium_icon Suns can’t break Power curse

A South Australian downpour played into Gold Coast’s hands but the Suns’ drought against Port Adelaide has extended into an eighth year after a 38-point loss.

'Kanga' jumps at chance to play with son in milestone match

premium_icon 'Kanga' jumps at chance to play with son in milestone match

In a match Mick Lyons celebrated his 50th appearance for the Eagles, club stalwart Mark "Kanga'' Kennedy also enjoyed an unexpected bonus.

What does Lynch think of Lloyd criticism?

premium_icon What does Lynch think of Lloyd criticism?

Tom Lynch knew the scrutiny would be intense when he decided to join Richmond and he didn’t miss Matthew Lloyd’s withering assessment of his recent lean run.

Sat 18 May 2019

Lions hang on to beat Crows by a point

Lions hang on to beat Crows by a point

Brisbane have held on against a fast-finishing Adelaide to secure a one-point AFL win over the Crows at the Gabba

Saints butcher big chance against Collingwood

premium_icon Saints butcher big chance against Collingwood

The Saints won’t get many better chances to claim a big scalp - yet somehow they blew it against an undermanned Collingwood

Eagle criticised by his coach for push on winded Gawn

premium_icon Eagle criticised by his coach for push on winded Gawn

West Coast coach Adam Simpson says he has spoken to Nathan Vardy after his push on Max Gawn while the Demon lay winded on the ground

Brazen ‘sex strike’ works for former AFL star

Brazen ‘sex strike’ works for former AFL star

Footy legend Chris Judd has boldly gone where no man has gone before, enforcing a “cruel” sex ban on wife Bec that left his colleagues in stitches

Gutsy Swans hold off late North onslaught

premium_icon Gutsy Swans hold off late North onslaught

North Melbourne’s Tasmanian kryptonite struck again as Sydney kept their unblemished record in the Apple Isle intact in a pulsating clash.

Lion sticking around to play finals

premium_icon Lion sticking around to play finals

After departing Carlton, where he played 100 games between 2009 and 2014, one-time bad boy Mitch Robinson has become the consummate family man

Fri 17 May 2019

AFL coach takes savage swipe at reporter with ‘black soul’

AFL coach takes savage swipe at reporter with ‘black soul’

Bulldogs coach Luke Beveridge has fired a hostile missile at a “nasty” footy figure he says brought down retiring star Tom Boyd

Headache for Demons after win slips away

premium_icon Headache for Demons after win slips away

It was Melbourne’s best performance of the season but coach Simon Goodwin was left to rue poor goalkicking and a mounting injury toll that denied the Demons what...

Eagles keep tackling a player rollercoaster

premium_icon Eagles keep tackling a player rollercoaster

With some key players returning on Saturday, Mansell expects a smoother road to victory in Ipswich's away game against winless Pine Rivers.

Coach breaks down over star’s retirement

Coach breaks down over star’s retirement

Bulldogs coach Luke Beveridge has opened up on the real reason 23-year-old premiership hero Tom Boyd walked away from $1.5 million

Legend slams AFL’s double-standard

Legend slams AFL’s double-standard

Former Hawthorn legend Dermott Brereton has put the AFL in the crosshairs and questioned just how the match review is being run.

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