Afl News

Miers stars as Cats see off Roos

A CAREER-best performance from Gryan Miers has helped a wasteful Geelong cruise to a 33-point AFL win over North Melbourne at the Gabba. The Cats’ first-half yips, coming a day after Brisbane’s sloppy goal-kicking ruined any hope they had of defeating Richmond, could have proven costly. But Miers’ composure allowed Geelong to...

Homesick McKenna back in frame

ESSENDON coach John Worsfold has revealed Conor McKenna missed last week’s loss to Brisbane due to homesickness, but he expects the defender to return to action against GWS on Friday night. McKenna...

Tigers too good for wayward Lions

RICHMOND has extended its 11-year AFL winning run over Brisbane with a 41-point victory at Metricon Stadium. The Tigers punished a wasteful Brisbane to claim a 12.10 (82) to 4.17 (41) victory...

Tigers win in three-way trade

RICHMOND has added two more Sarahs to their AFLW team as they target experience in a bid to improve on a winless season. A day after recruiting ace Carlton midfielder Sarah Hosking,...

Power a step closer to finals

LADDER-leaders Port Adelaide produced a stunning surge to overwhelm the Western Bulldogs by 13 points in Monday night’s AFL game. Port’s ruthless third quarter laid the platform for the 8.7 (55)...

Cotchin doing it “tough”

RICHMOND coach Damien Hardwick understands Trent Cotchin has offered to pay a hefty fine after his wife breached the AFL’s COVID-19 protocols. The Tigers were issued a $20,000 fine after the...

Roo to leave hub for son’s birth

NORTH Melbourne defender Jamie Macmillan will soon become the latest player to leave an AFL hub as he prepares for the impending birth of his first child. Macmillan will join Geelong veteran...

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...

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...

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...

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...