Afl News

Straight to Tribunal for Docker

FREMANTLE defender Ryan Nyhuis has been referred directly to the AFL tribunal over his slam tackle which knocked out Port Adelaide star Robbie Gray. Gray was knocked unconscious and stretchered off early in the third quarter of Sunday’s game in Perth after being body slammed into the turf. Port players remonstrated angrily...

Gibbs to challenge fine at Tribunal

ADELAIDE midfielder Bryce Gibbs will head to the AFL tribunal to challenge his fine for rough conduct on Geelong’s Joel Selwood. Gibbs was fined $2000 for the off the ball incident...

Port pair injured in shock loss

STAR duo Paddy Ryder and Robbie Gray were struck down by injuries as Port Adelaide’s premiership hopes took a blow in the club’s nine-point loss to Fremantle at Optus Stadium...

Swans defeat Roos in nailbiter

KENYAN-born Aliir Aliir kicked his first AFL goal with less than two minutes on the clock as Sydney downed North Melbourne by six points in an epic clash at Etihad...

Eagles score big win but lose Naitanui

WEST Coast have overcome the loss of star ruckman Nic Naitanui to score an outstanding 35-point AFL win over Collingwood. The 15.12 (102) to 9.13 (67) win on Sunday is the...

Giants hold off Tigers in a thriller

GWS have pipped Richmond by two points at Spotless Stadium, showcasing their AFL premiership credentials while extending the reigning premiers’ miserable record outside Victoria. The Giants stormed back into the top...

Bombers see off Suns

ESSENDON has done enough after a sloppy start to avoid an upset loss on the Gold Coast and keep their AFL finals hopes alive. Needing a win to stay within reach of...

Demons down Dogs but concerns for Viney

A STUNNING third-quarter blitz has propelled Melbourne to an emphatic 50-point win over the Western Bulldogs at the MCG. But the Demons’ delight at Saturday’s 18.11 (119) to 10.9 (69) win...

Lions stun Hawks in Launceston

Brisbane have stunned Hawthorn and given the Hawks’ AFL finals aspirations a serious hit with a 33-point win in Launceston. The Lions attacked the footy harder than the Hawks in the...

Blues to monitor Kreuzer

CARLTON will monitor ruckman Matthew Kreuzer following their loss to St Kilda after he became the latest AFL player to suffer a heart irregularity. Kreuzer left the ground during the first...

Saints continue Blue misery

ST Kilda have prolonged Carlton’s horror season, downing the Blues by 64 points in a Friday the 13th massacre at Etihad Stadium. Pressure is certain to mount on coach Brendon Bolton...