Port Adelaide Power defeats reigning AFL premiers Richmond Tigers by 14 points

Port Adelaide Power defeats reigning AFL premiers Richmond Tigers by 14 points

Updated June 08, 2018 22:57:30 Photo: Tigers captain Trent Cotchin is tackled by the Power’s Chad Wingard and Tom Rockliff. (AAP: David Mariuz) Enigmatic Justin Westhoff triggered a scoring avalanche for Port Adelaide to down reigning premiers Richmond by 14 points. Westhoff kicked three goals in the Powere’s 10.12 (72) …

AFL player Harley Bennell the latest to turn to ballet for rehabilitation from injury

AFL player Harley Bennell the latest to turn to ballet for rehabilitation from injury

Posted June 08, 2018 07:40:18 Photo: Harley Bennell (L) has battled persistent calf problems in recent years. (ABC News: James Carmody) Related Story: Harley Bennell to finally make Dockers debut in AFL Related Story: Bennell pushed too hard by Freo, ‘probably could have been playing’: Lyon AFL football and ballet …

AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan could face court over handling of Essendon supplements saga

AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan could face court over handling of Essendon supplements saga

Posted June 06, 2018 12:44:57 AFL boss Gillon McLachlan may be cross-examined in court about the league’s handling of the Essendon supplements saga after losing a bid to stop the issue becoming the subject of a full Supreme Court trial. McLachlan, former AFL chairman Mike Fitzpatrick and the league are …

Nat Fyfe out of Brownlow Medal contention after being suspended by AFL tribunal

Nat Fyfe out of Brownlow Medal contention after being suspended by AFL tribunal

Updated June 05, 2018 18:39:54 Nat Fyfe will be ineligible for the 2018 Brownlow Medal after he failed to have his one-week suspension overturned by the AFL tribunal. Fyfe, the 2015 Brownlow Medal winner, was found guilty of making intentional contact with the head of Collingwood’s Levi Greenwood at a …

Go long or go home: How NBA tactics are changing how, or where, AFL teams kick for goal

Go long or go home: How NBA tactics are changing how, or where, AFL teams kick for goal

Updated June 05, 2018 05:07:04 Photo: Sydney Swans’ forward Lance “Buddy” Franklin is an unlikely beneficiary of NBA statistical anlysis. (AAP: Travis Anderson) On first view it is perhaps hard to imagine game plans from the NBA being easily transferable to the wide expanses of an AFL oval. And yet …

AFL injury news, Brisbane Lions Gold Coast Suns Steven May and Charlie Cameron

AFL injury news, Brisbane Lions Gold Coast Suns Steven May and Charlie Cameron

A DISMAL weekend for Queensland’s two AFL clubs has been compounded by major injuries to Steven May and Charlie Cameron. Cameron, who could lay claim to being the recruit of the year after a stellar start to his stint at Brisbane, will have further tests, but the Lions fear he …

Fremantle’s Nat Fyfe could be out of Brownlow contention after one-week AFL suspension

Fremantle’s Nat Fyfe could be out of Brownlow contention after one-week AFL suspension

Updated June 04, 2018 16:18:01 Fremantle captain Nat Fyfe has been hit with a one-match suspension for his crude forearm to the head of Collingwood’s Levi Greenwood. Unless Fyfe is able to have the sanction overturned at the AFL Tribunal on Tuesday night he will be out of contention for …

AFL under fire for unauthorised use of Aboriginal cultural property in video game

AFL under fire for unauthorised use of Aboriginal cultural property in video game

Posted June 04, 2018 12:23:57 Photo: The Pitcha Makin Fellas collective says the AFL’s handling of the dispute has been an insult. (ABC Ballarat: Charlotte King) Related Story: Richmond roars at Dreamtime at the ‘G as Eagles deny Saints Related Story: Tiwi art and family in the fabric of AFL …