Afl News

Prime time return for Johannisen

NO stranger to the big stage, Jason Johannisen is set to make a prime time AFL return when the Western Bulldogs face Collingwood under lights on Friday at the MCG. Johannisen, who won the Norm Smith Medal in 2016 after helping the Bulldogs to premiership glory, will play his first game...

Martin fined for gestures

RICHMOND star Dustin Martin has apologised on social media after being fined $2500 by the AFL for directing abusive gestures towards GWS opponents. Martin raised his middle finger, simulated a drug-snorting...

Big man in mix for Dees’ debut

MELBOURNE could unleash ruck giant Braydon Preuss in Thursday’s AFL clash with Sydney as they bid to revive their faltering season. Preuss looms as a possible replacement for the winless Demons at...

Tigers to help Martin handle taggers

THE AFL tribunal may have come down in his favour but Richmonadmitsit Dustin Martin still needs some help to deal with the scourge of opposition taggers. Martin will miss Saturday’s clash...

Brennan makes Tiger switch

RICHMOND made its first big AFLW move, signing star forward Katie Brennan away from the Western Bulldogs. The Tigers, who will enter the competition in 2020, announced Brennan will join the...

Majak making solid strides

MAJAK Daw continues to surprise North Melbourne medical staff as the AFL defender makes good progress with the recovery from his serious injuries. While there is no guarantee that Daw will...

Martin set to miss a fortnight

DUSTIN Martin will miss Richmond’s matches against Port Adelaide and Sydney after being hit with a two-match AFL suspension for a high elbow. Martin struck GWS defender Adam Kennedy in an...

Fyfe concussion mars Dockers’ win

FREMANTLE skipper Nat Fyfe has copped a sickening concussion as the Dockers overcame a late scare to beat St Kilda by five points in their AFL clash at Optus Stadium. The...

Hawks leave Roos winless

LUKE Breust has bagged five goals and Chad Wingard introduced himself to Hawthorn fans with three majors in a scrappy 16-point win over North Melbourne at the MCG. The Hawks overcame...

Consecutive wins for the Suns

GOLD Coast are the AFL’s cardiac kids, beating the Western Bulldogs by six points on Sunday at Marvel Stadium. The 10.12 (73) to 9.14 (68) win is the third-straight Suns game...

Hipwood stars as Lions stay unbeaten

A SIX-goal haul by Eric Hipwood has lifted Brisbane to their third win of the season and second on the ladder after a thrilling 17-point win over Port Adelaide. The Lions...