Afl News

Saints upset Demons for first win

ST KILDA has broken through for its first AFLW victory in dramatic fashion, upsetting premiership favourites Melbourne by five points at Moorabbin Oval. In what was surely one of the biggest boilovers in the short history of the AFLW, St Kilda, in their first season and rated a $101 shot to win the...

Membrey fires in new-look Saints attack

ST KILDA ushered in a new wave of recruits as key forward Tim Membrey stood tall in a 21-point win over Hawthorn in the AFL pre-season series opener. Hawks star Tom...

Phillips to miss again

THE AFLW’s best player, Erin Phillips, has been ruled out of returning from a serious knee injury in Adelaide’s away match against Geelong on Sunday. The competition’s dual best and fairest...

Roberton back on track

DYLAN Roberton is confident he can recapture his best form for St Kilda this year despite managing just four games in the past two AFL seasons. The 28-year-old initially feared his career...

Blitz backs Origin return

MULTI-talented Mark Blicavs would love State of Origin football to return to the AFL calendar on an annual basis. Blicavs’ only previous experience wearing the Victorian colours came in his former...

Nine AFL millionaires in 2019

TWO AFL players earned more than $1.2 million last year, with a total of nine superstars making at least seven figures. Brownlow medallists Nat Fyfe and Dustin Martin are definitely members of...

Another year for Pendles

COLLINGWOOD captain Scott Pendlebury will play for at least another two AFL seasons after signing a one-year contract extension. The 32-year-old midfielder – a five-times Copeland Trophy winner as the Magpies’...

Walsh joins Blues leaders

TEEN sensation Sam Walsh is one of three new players in Carlton’s seven-player leadership group for the 2020 AFL season. The 19-year-old midfielder and defenders Jacob Weitering and Liam Jones join...

Dusty to don ‘Big V’

RICHMOND superstar Dustin Martin has confirmed he will play for Victoria in next week’s bushfire relief match. The Brownlow medallist and premiership star is the first player picked for the representative battle...

Crows come late to beat Saints

REIGNING premier Adelaide is back in business after storming from nowhere to snatch a remarkable 13-point win against unlucky St Kilda at Richmond Oval. The Crows didn’t score until almost midway...

Pies finally beat the Blues

A SARAH D’Arcy-inspired Collingwood has beaten Carlton, breaking through for its first AFLW victory over their old enemy, winning by 15 points at Ikon Park. Sunday’s 6.3 (39) to 3.6 (24) result ensured...