AFL

Mundy all in for 2018

Fremantle veteran David Mundy believes he can play every game in 2018, and insists he won't be putting his "hand up to get off the bus" for a …

Fremantle, Australia

Channel Seven's AFLW decision shows inability to understand zeitgeist

This is the easiest sell the market has ever had, and yet, women are being dudded once more<p>AFLW season two is just around the corner, with one of the highlights of the fixture – Carlton v Collingwood at Ikon Park – to kick things off on Friday 2 February. In its inaugural season the match attracted …

Sports

Devon Smith says it’s an honour to wear No.5 at Essendon after move from GWS Giants

NEW Bomber Devon Smith says it’s an honour to wear the No.5 at Essendon and revealed his brother could be more than a little jealous.<p>Smith arrived at …

Sport (Australia)

Festival Sinema Australia Indonesia returns as friendly as ever

The festival will run until Jan. 28, taking place across four cities: Jakarta, Surabaya in East Java, Denpasar in Bali and Makassar in South Sulawesi.

Sport (Australia)

Optus Stadium’s worst premium seat?

“There’s not a bad seat in the house.”<p>They were the words of Fremantle Dockers chief executive Steve Rosich in October when WA’s AFL clubs announced …

Fremantle, Australia

Monday training

See a selection of photos from Monday's training session<p>4:55pm Jan 22, 2018<p>Over 24,000 tickets have already been sold to the AFLW round two …

Fremantle, Australia

West Australian premier Mark McGowan makes bold plea for a Perth Stadium AFL Grand Final

WEST Australian premier Mark McGowan has raised the idea of the new Perth Stadium one day hosting the AFL Grand Final, suggesting it’s “the least the …

Sport (Australia)

WA premier calls for AFL Grand Final to be held in Perth

WA premier Mark McGowan is pushing for the AFL Grand Final to be held in Perth to compensate for the lack GST contributes the state receives.<p>Speaking …

Sport (Australia)

AFLW: Freo beat Crows in Darwin heat

Fremantle AFL Women’s side have continued their solid start to the pre-season by defeating Adelaide by 16 points in a trial-match at TIO Stadium on …

Fremantle, Australia

Gore returns to the fore

After two years with the Adelaide Crows, Dean Gore feels like he is back home in Geelong colours.<p>Despite growing up in Adelaide, Gore passed up on …

Sport (Australia)

How Perth Stadium compares to the MCG, SCG, Sydney Football Stadium and Suncorp

It's been billed as the most modern, state-of-the-art ground in Australia, so ahead of its opening this weekend we run the ruler over Perth Stadium …

Australia

Liberia:Defense Minister Admits to 'Wastefully' Spending AFL Soldiers Pension Benefits

(Photo: Center for Strategic and International Studies)MonroviaThe Minister of National Defense, Brownie J. Samukai has admitted to wastefully …

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

‘He’s so happy’ – Brayshaw settles in

Mark Brayshaw has given the new footballing environment of his son Andrew the tick of approval as the families of Fremantle’s first year players were …

Fremantle, Australia

Zac Williams ruptures Achilles, set to miss most of GWS Giants; 2018 AFL campaign

THE GWS Giants have suffered a huge pre-season injury blow, with gun running defender Zac Williams ruled out for most of this season.<p>Williams …

Sport (Australia)

Pre-season update: 19 January

12:42pm Jan 20, 2018<p>3:47pm Jan 19, 2018<p>3:36pm Jan 19, 2018<p>12:54pm Jan 17, 2018<p>10:44am Jan 17, 2018<p>4:05pm Jan 16, 2018<p>1:59pm Jan 15, 2018<p>12:33pm Jan …

Fremantle, Australia

Greg Swann explains how Brisbane Lions managed to reverse the ‘go home’ trend

BRISBANE Lions chief executive Greg Swann says his club has made a fantastic resurgence in player welfare and given interstate players a reason to …

Sport (Australia)

Essendon launches esports team for 2018, set to meet Adelaide Crows in March

MARK it in your diaries, Bombers fans — you’re facing off against the Crows on Saturday March 17 at 2pm.<p>And then six days later, it’ll be Essendon …

Sport (Australia)

Carine: police investigate after woman is pushed from mobility bike and robbed

POLICE are investigating after a woman was pushed from her mobility bike and robbed in Carine.<p>The 28-year-old woman was approached by two men while …

Perth, Australia

Historic AFLW clash a perfect opportunity to see Optus Stadium

Fremantle’s Family Fun Day at Optus Stadium on 10 February is shaping up as the perfect opportunity for Freo fans to see the venue it all its …

Fremantle, Australia

Police hunt two men over Belmont drive-thru bottle shop armed robbery

POLICE are seeking information about two men involved in an armed robbery at a drive-thru BWS bottle shop in Belmont last month.<p>The Regional …

Perth, Australia

Lathlain mother and son duo to tackle Busselton Jetty Swim

SWIMMING was in Tamara Bruce’s blood and it appears it is the same for her nine-year-old son Bay.<p>The Lathlain duo will look to make a splash when …

Perth, Australia

Crystal balling: Predicting how the Peel region’s AFL talent will go this football season

The Peel region is providing some interesting story lines for the 2018 AFL season.

Mandurah, Australia

Talia Gibson (13) takes out Nedlands AMT & Junior Classic at Nedlands Tennis Club

ALMOST 200 players flocked to Nedlands Tennis Club to take part in their recent tournament.<p>Held from January 11 to 14, the bronze series money …

Perth, Australia

Melville: Spending on proposed wave park could be frozen after electors meeting vote

SWAN Foreshore Protection Association (SFPA) chairman Clive Ross says he is confident Melville councillors will back ratepayers by freezing projects …

Perth, Australia

Miller looking forward to Saturday's AFLW test

Midfielder Hayley Miller said she is excited about Saturday night's AFLW pre-season game at TIO Stadium in Darwin, which gives Fremantle a chance to …

Fremantle, Australia

ANALYSIS: 80 years after the Day of Mourning the message for Australia Day still rings true

#ChangeTheDate! #SaveAustraliaDay!<p>As the latest battle of the hashtags reaches fever pitch, it is worth remembering that the debate over Australia’s …

Indigenous Australians

NTFL bans player for three weeks after on-field collision that left Tai Martin-Page paralysed

A Darwin footballer who collided with Buffaloes player Tai Martin-Page, who was paralysed from the chest down, has been handed a three-week ban for …

Dustin Martin

New recruits starting to impress: Fyfe

Fremantle’s skipper Nat Fyfe said that the clubs 10 new recruits are already starting to impress.<p>With the team returning from the break to a heavy …

Fremantle, Australia

Delayed start for Bowers

Kiara Bowers will miss the opening rounds of the 2018 NAB AFL Women’s season as she continues to progress with her rehabilitation from a knee …

Fremantle, Australia

The 2018 AFL Blowtorch: The players under most pressure at your club to perform this season

EVERY season, players at all 18 AFL clubs fight for their careers and reputations.<p>The 2018 season will be no different — especially for these 18 …

Sport (Australia)