Nic Naitanui tackle ban upheld by AFL tribunal after West Coast Eagles challenge ruling

Nic Naitanui tackle ban upheld by AFL tribunal after West Coast Eagles challenge ruling

Updated May 09, 2018 19:43:20 Photo: Nic Naitanui’s tackle resulted in Karl Amon suffering a delayed concussion, the Power said. (AAP: Tony McDonough) West Coast ruckman Nic Naitanui will miss Saturday’s away clash with Greater Western Sydney after the Eagles unsuccessfully challenged his one-game suspension for rough conduct. The Eagles …

Nic Natanui handed AFL ban for rough tackle, but should West Coast Eagles challenge?

Nic Natanui handed AFL ban for rough tackle, but should West Coast Eagles challenge?

Posted May 08, 2018 07:13:15 Photo: Nic Naitanui could spend a week on the sidelines after his tackle on Port’s Karl Amon. (AAP: Tony McDonough) Nic Naitanui could be headed to the tribunal after match review officer (MRO) Michael Christian handed the West Coast Eagles ruckman a one-match suspension for …

West Coast Eagles and North Melbourne turn things around to be 2018’s early surprise packets

West Coast Eagles and North Melbourne turn things around to be 2018’s early surprise packets

Posted April 24, 2018 14:01:25 Photo: Nic Nat has his mojo back … the Eagles ruckman is back to his dominating best after a long absence through injury. (AAP: Travis Anderson) The AFL’s confusing, topsy-turvy early season has seen plenty of teams post surprise results. Who would have picked Gold …

Sea Eagles players reportedly refuse to play with Hastings

Sea Eagles players reportedly refuse to play with Hastings

ROOSTERS NRL star Cooper Cronk has expressed his fear for Jackson Hastings’ playing future after reports Manly players are refusing to play with the young utility. According to The Daily Telegraph, Sea Eagles players have told coach Trent Barrett they refuse to line-up in the same team as Hastings who …

Eagles ruckman Nic Naitanui reflects on loss of mum ahead of milestone AFL match

Eagles ruckman Nic Naitanui reflects on loss of mum ahead of milestone AFL match

Updated April 12, 2018 19:50:44 Photo: Nic Naitanui is flying high after returning to action following a serious knee injury. (AAP: Travis Anderson) If Nic Naitanui could change one thing about his 150th game for the West Coast Eagles on Saturday, it would be having his mum at the match. …

Eagles veteran Mark LeCras survives AFL jungle to lead young West Coast forward pack

Eagles veteran Mark LeCras survives AFL jungle to lead young West Coast forward pack

Updated April 05, 2018 07:47:44 Video: Eagles forward Mark LeCras looks back on his ‘big decision’ (ABC News) Mark LeCras is one of an increasingly rare breed in the AFL. As a player with 13 seasons under his belt, the stands against the brutal churn of the game that often …

Perth’s AFL ticket myth exposed: Why it’s a buddy good time to catch an Eagles or Dockers game

Perth’s AFL ticket myth exposed: Why it’s a buddy good time to catch an Eagles or Dockers game

Posted March 29, 2018 08:56:11 Photo: A smaller-than-expected crowd watched Buddy Franklin dominate the AFL opener at Perth Stadium. (AAP: Travis Anderson) Is Western Australia losing its appetite to go to the footy? West Coast chief executive Trevor Nisbett conceded the crowd of 53,553 for the first game at the …