It is time the AFL reviewed how and when injuries are revealed to the fans?

It is time the AFL reviewed how and when injuries are revealed to the fans?

Updated May 18, 2018 18:04:24 Injuries are a constant problem in elite sport, often dictating the ability of teams to perform to expectations. Medical opinions and solutions can often change. Sometimes it’s infuriating, especially for the fans. This issue has been brought to a head with what’s been dubbed the …

Russia prepares massive security operation for World Cup, Socceroos fans warned to behave

Russia prepares massive security operation for World Cup, Socceroos fans warned to behave

Posted May 16, 2018 07:08:59 Photo: Officers with shields and body armour are common place at soccer events in eastern Europe. (Reuters: Tatyana Makeyeva) Related Story: Why Tim Cahill is still key to the Socceroos’ World Cup campaign Any Australian fans who behave badly at the World Cup in Russia …

White peacocks draw in the fans as bird breeders pluck big bucks – ABC Rural

White peacocks draw in the fans as bird breeders pluck big bucks – ABC Rural

A mythical mutation of peacock, which is now very much alive through careful breeding, is pulling in big bucks for plucky breeders who earn up to $1,000 per bird in some states. Novelty white peacocks, which are generally mutations of the common Indian blue, are ruling the roost of hobby …

Nic Natanui’s suspension at AFL tribunal for tackle on Karl Amon slammed by fans and former players

Nic Natanui’s suspension at AFL tribunal for tackle on Karl Amon slammed by fans and former players

Updated May 10, 2018 07:33:09 Photo: Nic Naitanui will miss one match for what appeared to be a standard tackle on the Power’s Karl Amon. (AAP: Tony McDonough) Related Story: Naitanui sidelined as rough tackle ban upheld by AFL tribunal Nic Naitanui’s one-match ban for his tackle on Port Adelaide’s …

Chart of the day: How Last Jedi polarised critics and Star Wars fans

Chart of the day: How Last Jedi polarised critics and Star Wars fans

Posted May 04, 2018 13:23:06 Star Wars fans are a dedicated and protective bunch. While critics and the general audience broadly agree that the original trilogy is near perfect, the newer films have a more ruthless spread of ratings. Every film in the main storyline since The Phantom Menace has …

Sue Gaudion’s #wakeupnetball plea calls on netball fans to tune in to Super Netball on TV

Sue Gaudion’s #wakeupnetball plea calls on netball fans to tune in to Super Netball on TV

Posted May 04, 2018 11:13:29 External Link: Sue Gaudion’s #wakeupnetball Facebook Live video Respected netball commentator and coach Sue Gaudion’s impassioned plea for netball fans to convert their millions of participants into eyeballs on TV appears to have hit the right note. Key points: Sue Gaudion says mooted changes to …

The AFL’s supposed crisis is not turning away fans

The AFL’s supposed crisis is not turning away fans

Posted May 04, 2018 04:57:54 Photo: As much as people complain about the playing style and the game’s management, the fans continue to show up in large numbers. (AAP: Julian Smith) Related Story: Hinds: Spreadsheet football takes soul out of AFL — but romance remains There is no hash tag, …

A-League fans outraged after grand final tickets sell out, reappear online at inflated prices

A-League fans outraged after grand final tickets sell out, reappear online at inflated prices

Posted May 01, 2018 16:41:43 Photo: Jets fans have endured three wooden spoons in the lead up to this weekend’s grand final. (AAP: Darren Pateman) Fans hoping to see this weekend’s A-league grand final between the Newcastle Jets and Melbourne Victory have been left bitterly disappointed after tickets sold out …

Film fans start push for more control over what is screened in regions after cinema snubs Sweet Country

Film fans start push for more control over what is screened in regions after cinema snubs Sweet Country

Posted April 27, 2018 19:12:05 Photo: Film director Warwick Thornton meets fans at a screening of his film Sweet Country in Dubbo. (ABC Western Plains: Claudia Jambor) Related Story: Samson and Delilah director tackles the Western in powerful new film Related Story: Local cast and crew get a preview of …

Avicii fans gather in Stockholm for memorial dance party; DJ Kygo pays tribute at Coachella

Avicii fans gather in Stockholm for memorial dance party; DJ Kygo pays tribute at Coachella

Posted April 22, 2018 15:21:19 Video: Fans gather in Stockholm as a tribute to Avicii (Credit: imycomic via Storyful) (ABC News) Related Story: Dance music star Avicii found dead in Oman Related Story: Avicii’s charm was all about getting physical Thousands of fans have gathered in central Stockholm to mourn …