Afl News

Port sink Swans to rise into top eight

PORT Adelaide forwards Connor Rozee and Charlie Dixon have slotted three goals each in a 47-point thumping of Sydney which lifts the Power into the AFL’s top eight. Port replace home-town rivals Adelaide in eighth spot after a vital 15.13 (103) to 7.14 (56) triumph on Saturday at Adelaide Oval. The Power...

Magpies down Demons, in top-four hunt

COLLINGWOOD remains in the hunt for a top-four AFL finish after consigning Melbourne to more misery with a 17-point defeat at the MCG. Midfield leaders Scott Pendlebury and Steele Sidebottom were...

Snow falls as Hawks ice Giants

IT was billed as the coldest AFL game of the season and the forecast delivered with snow falling as Hawthorn thrashed GWS by 56 points in Canberra on Friday night. The crowd...

Thompson calls time

BY his own admission, Scott Thompson has annoyed many opponents over his AFL journey but to dismiss the retiring North Melbourne defender as a serial pest wouldn’t do justice to his...

Dogs lose Libba for key clash

TOM Liberatore faces the prospect of further surgery on the troublesome knee that will see him miss the Western Bulldogs’ virtual AFL elimination final against Essendon. Liberatore, who missed most of the...

Young Sun facing ban for Cocaine

GOLD Coast Suns’ Brayden Crossley faces a four-year ban after reportedly testing positive to cocaine. The Suns on Thursday confirmed the 19-year-old had produced an “adverse analytical finding” in a test that...

Veteran Roos in the spotlight

WITH just three matches left in the AFL season, it could be that North Melbourne pair Todd Goldstein and Scott Thompson are facing the end of their time at Arden Street. Goldstein,...

Bombers hopeful on Heppell

ESSENDON is continuing their wait and see approach on Dyson Heppell, with the Bombers hopeful their AFL skipper will overcome foot soreness to play against the Western Bulldogs at Marvel Stadium. Heppell...

Bluey named top coach

  TIM McGrath has been recognised for taking Geelong Amateur to the AFL Barwon Women’s Division 1 minor premiership by being named coach of the Coaches Team of the Year. The former...

Cat claims under 18 medal

GEELONG Falcons listed Taiya Morrow has taken out the AFL Barwon under-18 Division 1 best-and-fairest in a thrilling count. The Lara young gun was able to overrun last year’s winner Stephanie...

Young Swan tops count

TWO votes in the final round of the season has been enough for South Barwon’s Tamara Sferco to claims the AFL Barwon under-18 Division 2 best-and-fairest award. Sferco, who finished with...