Afl News

Lucy’s tough call

A DESIRE to study paramedicine has been a key factor in Lucy McEvoy choosing a Melbourne-based club over Geelong to commence her AFLW career. The two-time Geelong Falcons best-and-fairest is now tipped to go inside the top five at the National Draft on October 23, with one of the Western Bulldogs...

Assistance for struggling Suns

THE AFL has handed Gold Coast the top two picks in this year’s draft as part of an “assistance package” for the struggling club. The Suns already held the No.1 choice...

Longmuir to lead Dockers

COLLINGWOOD assistant Justin Longmuir has been appointed head coach of AFL club Fremantle. The 38-year-old former Dockers player has been signed on a three-year deal, replacing Ross Lyon who was sacked last...

Kelly a key as trade period looms

RICHMOND’S premiership celebrations will still be in full swing on Monday but the focus for AFL clubs will quickly switch to the looming free agency and trade periods where Geelong’s Tim...

Cat a key as trade period looms

RICHMOND’S premiership celebrations will still be in full swing on Monday but the focus for AFL clubs will quickly switch to the looming free agency and trade periods where Geelong’s Tim...

Two out of three ain’t bad for Tigers

RICHMOND has confirmed its new dynasty, crushing GWS by 89 points in the most-lopsided AFL grand final in 12 years. The 17.12 (114) to 3.7 (25) thrashing on Saturday at the MCG gives...

No injury issues for Dusty

RICHMOND megastar Dustin Martin insists he’s fit for Saturday’s AFL grand final and is ready for whatever the physical Giants bring. Martin dismissed the leg injury suffered in the Tigers’ preliminary...

Giant set to be grand final target

GWS star Lachie Whitfield fully expects to be targeted in Saturday’s AFL grand final but insists he is fully recovered from his recent appendix surgery. Nine days after going under the...

Crows forward seeks new home

JOSH Jenkins is set to depart Adelaide after the Crows and the key forward agreed to explore a move in the AFL trade period. Jenkins fell out of favour this year and...

Ryder requests trade to Saints

PORT Adelaide ruckman Paddy Ryder has requested an AFL trade to St Kilda. The 2017 All Australian ruckman had been linked with a return to Essendon but has settled on the...

Rioli tests positive to cannabis

THE AFL future of Willie Rioli looks even more grim after he tested positive for cannabis on a match day just weeks after his alleged urine tampering. The AFL confirmed on Tuesday...