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AFLW Round 9 – Adelaide vs. Collingwood

ADELAIDE hAS stormed to the AFLW minor premiership with a 14-point win over Collingwood at Norwood Oval. The Magpies led the competition going into Sunday’s clash but the fierce- tackling Crows prevailed 4.7 (31) to 2.5 (17) to claim top spot. The win gives Adelaide a week off before a home preliminary...

Crows claim minor premiership

ADELAIDE has stormed to the AFLW minor premiership with a 14-point win over Collingwood at Norwood Oval. The Magpies led the competition going into Sunday’s clash but the fierce- tackling Crows...

Suns smash woeful Roos

GOLD Coast has backed up its impressive Round 1 showing against West Coast by demolishing a pedestrian North Melbourne in a 59-point AFL win. The Suns, who pushed the Eagles for three...

Pickett lively as Dees sink Saints

MELBOURNE has won its opening two games of an AFL season for the first time in four years after grinding out an 18-point victory over St Kilda. Five consecutive goals to...

Port too good for Bombers

PORT Adelaide’s attacking duo Charlie Dixon and Mitch Georgiades have booted four goals each in a 54-point drubbing of a lacklustre Essendon. Premiership fancies Port ruthlessly dismantled the Bombers 18.11 (119)...

Cats beat Suns to avoid wooden spoon

GEELONG has avoided the ignominy of a winless AFLW season, instead inflicting that fate on Gold Coast with a 17-point win over the Suns in their wooden spoon playoff at...

Pearce injury takes gloss of Demons win

MELBOURNE will be anxiously awaiting an update on Daisy Pearce’s fitness ahead of the AFLW finals after the Demons captain suffered a knee injury in their two- point win over...

Swans stay unbeaten as Buddy returns

SYDNEY has celebrated the long-awaited return of AFL icon Lance Franklin with a dominant 33-point win over Adelaide at the SCG Franklin booted three goals, including a booming shot from beyond...

Cats hold off Lions in a thriller

AFL premiership fancies Geelong has responded to its shock Round 1 loss by holding on for a thrilling one-point win against the Brisbane Lions on a night of high drama...

Tigers defender in doubt

RICHMOND defender Nick Vlastuin remains “doubtful” for Sunday’s AFL clash with Hawthorn after being substituted out of the round-one win over Carlton with a knee injury. But the Tigers are certain to...

Magpies hold off Blues

COLLINGWOOD has put an off-season of tumult behind them to hold off arch-rivals Carlton by 21 points in a fast-paced AFL clash at the MCG. Inspired by dynamite forward Jordan De Goey...