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Match Report – Fremantle vs. North Melbourne

FREMANTLE players were left stunned by a costly umpire howler in Sunday’s 28-point AFL loss to North Melbourne at a rain-drenched Optus Stadium. The Dockers were a chance of pulling off a come-from-behind victory when Michael Walters kicked a goal-of-the-year contender to close the margin to three points at the 11-minute...

Match Report – Melbourne vs. Adelaide Crows

MELBOURNE emphatically proved their premiership credentials in Alice Springs on Sunday, breaking a number of records in their 91-point hammering of Adelaide. The Demons racked up their fifth consecutive win with...

Match Report – Hawthorn vs. West Coast

A RAMPANT West Coast have gone a game clear on top of the AFL ladder with a nailbiting 15-point win over Hawthorn at Etihad Stadium. The Eagles were made to fight for...

Match Report – GWS Giants vs. Essendon

ESSENDON recruit Devon Smith has enjoyed a happy homecoming at Spotless Stadium, starring in a 35-point victory that handed former side Greater Western Sydney their fourth straight AFL loss. Smith, who...

Match Report – Geelong vs. Carlton

GEELONG have celebrated Gary Ablett’s Kardinia Park homecoming with a hard- fought 28-point win over Carlton. In his first game for the Cats at the venue since departing for a seven-season stint...

Match Report – Richmond vs. St Kilda

A DECIMATED Richmond have their AFL premiership defence back on track after storming home to defeat a much-improved St Kilda by 28 points at the MCG. Led by small forward Jade...

Cox escapes with a fine

MASON Cox has escaped with a fine after being cited for making front-on contact with Jason Johannisen in Collingwood’s win over the Western Bulldogs at Etihad Stadium on Friday night. The...

Match Report – Collingwood vs. Western Bulldogs

COLLINGWOOD have overcome a sluggish start to sweep to a comfortable 35-point win over the Western Bulldogs at Etihad Stadium. The Bulldogs led by 26 points early in the second quarter, but...

Dimma backs Dusty to lift

RICHMOND coach Damien Hardwick admits superstar Dustin Martin needs to lift his defensive workrate after a fortnight well below his AFL best. A week after being locked down by relentless North...

No sulking for the Blues

CARLTON coach Brendon Bolton is more worried about fixing team structural issues than the mindset of his players in the lead-up to a rare and daunting AFL trip to Geelong...