AFL

Fri 26 Jun 2020

AFL rocked by another case of racism

AFL rocked by another case of racism

Despite a powerful stand by Eddie Betts last week another indigenous footy star has been targeted by a racist social media troll.

Newman offers to remove name from football team records

premium_icon Newman offers to remove name from football team records

Geelong champion Sam Newman has offered to remove his name from the club's records after the AFL team raised concerns about racism.

Shattered Swan Naismith facing another hard injury road

premium_icon Shattered Swan Naismith facing another hard injury road

Luckless Swan Sam Naismith has suffered another shattering knee injury, facing the prospect of a career in jeopardy as he mourns the tragic death of his sister.

Thu 25 Jun 2020

Bontempelli lifts wounded Bulldogs to victory

premium_icon Bontempelli lifts wounded Bulldogs to victory

It was a dog day evening for Sydney as a woeful first half put the Swans in the SCG record books for all the wrong reasons.

Footy star unleashes on ‘racism cowards’ within league

Footy star unleashes on ‘racism cowards’ within league

Heritier Lumumba has continued to speak out amid an AFL racism storm, calling “bulls**” on a myth the sport should stop promoting.

Why COVID-19 won’t stop footy star from honouring his sister

premium_icon Why COVID-19 won’t stop footy star from honouring his sister

AFL champion Nick Riewoldt and his family say restrictions will not diminish the fighting spirit of this year’s Maddie’s Match.

Suns star opens up on Twitter spat

premium_icon Suns star opens up on Twitter spat

Hugh Greenwood has been a star for new club Gold Coast but a Twitter war with Adelaide great Mark Ricciuto has put the spotlight on the former Crow.

AFL mourns death of a true legend

AFL mourns death of a true legend

The father figure of the Hawthorn Football Club has passed away just weeks after officially being named an Australian Football Hall of Fame legend.

Revealed: GF rematch to headline massive Round 7

premium_icon Revealed: GF rematch to headline massive Round 7

Richmond is set to take on GWS in a blockbuster as the footy world gets ready for the Round 7 fixture to be released. See who your club is set to play.

Crows, Power stuck in the hub

premium_icon Crows, Power stuck in the hub

Adelaide and Port Adelaide will have their stints playing in the Gold Coast hub extended after being told by the AFL who they will face in their Round 6 games.

Lumumba ‘mess’ threatens to engulf Collingwood

premium_icon Lumumba ‘mess’ threatens to engulf Collingwood

As Collingwood and former player Heritier Lumumba continue to trade words, and former players join the fray, the spotlight has turned to coach Nathan Buckley.

Sydney ready to steal AFL Grand Final off Melbourne

premium_icon Sydney ready to steal AFL Grand Final off Melbourne

Sydney has emerged as a genuine contender to snatch the AFL decider away from the MCG.

Rugby league shutdowns benefiting rival codes

premium_icon Rugby league shutdowns benefiting rival codes

As local rugby league competitions fall like dominoes across the state, rival codes are reaping the spoils.

Wed 24 Jun 2020

Victorian AFL clubs heading west next month

Victorian AFL clubs heading west next month

Two Victorian clubs will reportedly enter a Perth-based hub in July, as the West Coast Eagles and Fremantle Dockers eye a jam-packed derby

Sam Newman reflects on controversial George Floyd comments

Sam Newman reflects on controversial George Floyd comments

Sam Newman is keeping quiet about a key detail in his Channel 9 split and has revealed his George Floyd comments sparked a vile retaliation

Teammates support explosive allegation against Collingwood

Teammates support explosive allegation against Collingwood

Former Collingwood star Heritier Lumumba has turned up the heat on his old club as more teammates confirm his version of events

Who's suffering most from shorter quarters?

premium_icon Who's suffering most from shorter quarters?

Will shorter quarters help or hinder your team in 2020? An in-depth analysis has revealed which clubs score the most goals in the minutes that have been lost this...

Early mail: Will Dusty, GWS stars play?

premium_icon Early mail: Will Dusty, GWS stars play?

Richmond needs Dustin Martin back while three GWS stars must prove their fitness to face Collingwood. Who is in the mix at your club?

Star tests negative in ‘medical miracle’

Star tests negative in ‘medical miracle’

In another bizarre twist, Essendon Bombers star Conor McKenna has returned a negative result in his most recent coronavirus test.

Fed up Betts thought about quitting footy

premium_icon Fed up Betts thought about quitting footy

Another disgusting social media post was almost too much for Carlton favourite Eddie Betts.

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