Afl News

Langford calls time after delisting

HAWTHORN premiership player Will Langford has ended his AFL career after he was delisted. The Hawks said the midfielder’s delisting was a mutual decision. The son of Hawks great and former AFL commissioner Chris Langford, he played 72 games for the club. After making his debut in 2013, Langford was a member of...

Pies throw lifeline to Murray

COLLINGWOOD plans to keep Sam Murray as an AFL rookie as he awaits his fate from an ASADA investigation. Murray tested positive in August, allegedly to an illicit substance, and potentially...

Fixture release delayed

The AFL has taken the unusual step of delaying the release of the 2019 season fixture amid reports some unhappy clubs demanded changes after seeing draft copies of the schedule. The...

AFL shortens pre-season period

THE AFL has shrunk its pre-season series as the league tries to juggle the preparation needs of clubs, give the AFLW airtime and find a slot that works for AFLX. Fixturing...

Brown hobbled by hip surgery

STAR North Melbourne forward Ben Brown has revealed he won’t train fully until after Christmas due to a lengthy recovery from post-season hip surgery. But Brown declared himself a certainty to...

Former Demon killed in car crash

EX-Melbourne and Fremantle AFL player Colin Sylvia has died in a motor vehicle accident. The 32-year-old was involved in a two-vehicle collision on Sunday afternoon in Irymple, near Mildura, in Victoria’s...