Afl News

Smith to finish career at Cats

GEELONG has landed the first of its off-season trade targets with Hawthorn speedster Isaac Smith joining this year’s runner-up. Smith, who turns 32 in December, will arrive at the Cats on a two-year deal. A member of the Hawks premiership hat-trick between 2013-15, Smith played 210 games and kicked 165 goals in...

Jones gets shot at games record

MELBOURNE midfielder Nathan Jones is on track to break the AFL club’s games record after signing on to play again in 2021. The 32-year-old’s one-year contract extension puts to rest any speculation...

Lions not into Treloar

THE Brisbane Lions have ruled out approaching Collingwood midfielder Adam Treloar as they instead focus on landing Joe Daniher this AFL trade period. Treloar has reportedly been told he’s unwanted at the...

Hardwick hails latest success

RICHMOND coach Damien Hardwick has branded the AFL club’s latest premiership “extra significant” because of the hurdles the club overcame to get there. The Tigers left locked-down Victoria in July to...

Gaz bids farewell

RETIRING champion Gary Ablett has apologised to Geelong supporters for failing to deliver them the AFL premiership in his final match. Ablett made his 357th and last appearance in Saturday night’s Gabba...

Joel ready to realise dream

GEELONG captain Joel Selwood cannot wait to realise a dream by finally leading the Cats in an AFL grand final on Saturday. Selwood is a triple premiership player, having won grand finals...

Coach proud of Tigers’ culture

RICHMOND coach Damien Hardwick never doubted his club’s culture during a rocky campaign that has left them one win away from a third AFL premiership in four seasons. The Tigers, who...

Shaw steps down at North

NORTH Melbourne coach Rhyce Shaw will depart the AFL club immediately. It comes a week after Kangaroos chairman Ben Buckley announced Shaw had taken an indefinite leave of absence from the club. “Since...

Hawkins fresh for grand final

GEELONG spearhead Tom Hawkins says his brief isolation period with a minor health scare has actually worked in his favour as he enters Saturday night’s grand final against Richmond feeling...

Dees in box seat to land Brown

MELBOURNE is in the box seat to secure outgoing North Melbourne forward Ben Brown in this year’s AFL trade period. Brown, who is out of contract but not a free agent,...