Nic Naitanui tackle: Mick Malthouse slams AFL Tribunal over suspension

Nic Naitanui tackle: Mick Malthouse slams AFL Tribunal over suspension

Updated May 11, 2018 13:05:27 Photo: Former Collingwood and West Coast coach Mick Malthouse. May 16, 2015 (AAP: Julian Smith) Former West Coast Eagles coach Mick Malthouse has torn strips off the AFL over the one-match suspension handed to Nic Naitanui for a rough tackle, branding the decision a “disgrace”. …

Nic Naitanui tackle, Tom Hawkins brush with referee seeing AFL forget what’s important

Nic Naitanui tackle, Tom Hawkins brush with referee seeing AFL forget what’s important

Updated May 11, 2018 09:05:40 Photo: Tom Hawkins was handed a week’s suspension for his brush with the umpire in Geelong’s win over GWS. (AAP: Stefan Postles) The AFL has endured an agonising debate about changes to the way the game is played. Yet there are some innovations that are …

Nic Naitanui tackle: West Coast coach Adam Simpson scathing after penalty upheld

Nic Naitanui tackle: West Coast coach Adam Simpson scathing after penalty upheld

Updated May 10, 2018 15:04:02 Related Story: Should Nic Naitanui cop a one-week AFL ban for this tackle? Related Story: ‘Are we serious?’ Naitanui suspension for tackle stuns AFL world West Coast Coach Adam Simpson has hit back at the concept of a “Nic rule” that forces bigger players to …

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 …

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. …