AFL

Tue 12 Nov 2019

Blakey: Be afraid, AFL, be Buddy afraid

premium_icon Blakey: Be afraid, AFL, be Buddy afraid

One week into pre-season and Sydney young gun Nick Blakey has seen enough of superstar forward Lance Franklin to issue a warning to the rest of the AFL.

$1 million AFL draft powerplay outwits rivals

$1 million AFL draft powerplay outwits rivals

AFL star Jack Martin’s rich contract demands have allowed Carlton to outflank rival Victorian suitors to snare the prized recruit.

Mon 11 Nov 2019

Dees ponder giant draft move

premium_icon Dees ponder giant draft move

Melbourne is considering throwing a curve ball early in the national draft, but has been urged to pounce on one of the nation’s best ruck-forward prospects.

Blues perfect dozen of top-end talent

premium_icon Blues perfect dozen of top-end talent

Carlton will finish the national draft with a perfect dozen of top-10 draft picks on their list. But does that rank them the league’s No.1 for top-end talent?

Sun 10 Nov 2019

’I kept replaying it’: Candid Mitchell’s injury nightmares

premium_icon ’I kept replaying it’: Candid Mitchell’s injury nightmares

Tom Mitchell has revealed he suffered nightmares about the horror leg injury which kept him sidelined this year.

Fri 8 Nov 2019

Pies re-sign ... but now for Grundy conundrum

premium_icon Pies re-sign ... but now for Grundy conundrum

Collingwood has re-signed five players. Brodie Grundy is at the top of their re-signing hit-list, but they can’t pay their star big man at any cost.

Shades of Selwood in nephew of former AFL captain

premium_icon Shades of Selwood in nephew of former AFL captain

He has been likened to Joel Selwood, is the nephew of a former AFL captain and played through a dislocated shoulder.

Thu 7 Nov 2019

Hall can beat Gallen with one punch

premium_icon Hall can beat Gallen with one punch

In a fast and furious sparring session against two of Australian boxing’s big guns, AFL great Barry Hall showed speed and power.

Ralph: 10 questions Blues must answer in 2020

premium_icon Ralph: 10 questions Blues must answer in 2020

Can the Teague train charge toward September in 2020? Jon Ralph lists the 10 burning issues for Carlton ahead of David Teague’s first full season at the helm.

Wed 6 Nov 2019

NRL great Cronk’s Giant career move

premium_icon NRL great Cronk’s Giant career move

GWS Giants hope Cooper Cronk can emulate the success his former Melbourne Storm teammate Billy Slater has had with St Kilda after joining the AFL club.

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