AFL

Sun 18 Nov 2018

Who’s been the biggest AFL draft steal?

premium_icon Who’s been the biggest AFL draft steal?

Premiership players, All-Australians and even Brownlow medallists - we take a look at players who were passed over early in their draft to become superstars.

Sat 17 Nov 2018

Collingwood set to swoop on academy gun

premium_icon Collingwood set to swoop on academy gun

Set to be signed by Collingwood, Isaac Quaynor grew up wanting to be an NBA star but soon realised he wasn’t tall enough so turned to Aussie rules football

Hype over ‘once-in-a-generation’ teen

Hype over ‘once-in-a-generation’ teen

All eyes will be on a host of Aussie young guns — led by Sam Walsh — this week when their professional sporting futures take shape.

Fri 16 Nov 2018

AFL makes Hall of Fame path easier for women

AFL makes Hall of Fame path easier for women

The AFL has made changes to the Australian Rules Hall of Fame, clearing the path for the first woman inductee

BEHIND THE SPORTS DESK: The need for three grand finals

premium_icon BEHIND THE SPORTS DESK: The need for three grand finals

Sydney Swans will push the case for a best-of-three Grand Final when the competition committee meets, but is it something that will take AFL into the future?

Thu 15 Nov 2018

AFLW players win a healthy wage rise

AFLW players win a healthy wage rise

AFLW player payments will rise next season under a new collective bargaining agreement covering the women's competition

Maurice Rioli Jr set to choose Richmond over Fremantle

Maurice Rioli Jr set to choose Richmond over Fremantle

The son of late Richmond champion Maurice Rioli has the choice of which club he would like to nominate for under the AFL’s father-son rule

‘Destructive’: Karmichael Hunt opens up on mental demons

‘Destructive’: Karmichael Hunt opens up on mental demons

Broncos premiership winner Karmichael Hunt has opened up on the issues that forced him out of rugby league and have haunted his sporting career since

Dear AFL: Leave the bloody game alone

premium_icon Dear AFL: Leave the bloody game alone

As the AFL explores the option of a best of three series for the grand final, Greg Davis has some advice for the decision-makers at AFL HQ.

Wed 14 Nov 2018

Shock name tops Champion Data’s phantom AFL draft

premium_icon Shock name tops Champion Data’s phantom AFL draft

Who should go pick one in the 2018 AFL draft — Jack Lukosius or Sam Walsh? Well, neither according to Champion Data, who have released their top 30 prospects

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