Port Adelaide

Will Nic Nat be fit for Round 1?

NIC Naitanui is struggling to be fit for West Coast’s season opener against Sydney, with the Eagles ruckman no certainty to play any part in the JLT …

AFL Champion Data: Sydney ranked as the league’s best midfield group for season 2018

SYDNEY will head into the 2018 season with the AFL’s best midfield.<p>The league’s official stats gurus, <i>Champion Data</i>, have ranked the Swans’ on-ball …

Sport (Australia)

24 Places In South Australia That Were Basically Made For Instagram

It's time to get snap happy down south.

Marco Pierre White

First Look: Custom Built 3T Exploro 'GravelPlus' All Purpose Bike

First Look: Custom Built 3T Exploro 'GravelPlus' Tested In Adelaide<p>By Nat Bromhead | 19 February 2018<p><b>Bicycling Australia have recently taken delivery</b> …

Cycling (Australia)

‘His name is legit Naitanui Wanganeen’

THERE was a very special West Coast supporter among the Hindmarsh Stadium crowd for the debut of AFLX on Thursday night.<p>Young Adelaide boy Naitanui …


What your club can take from AFLX

A look at the positives for all 18 sides.


How can the Gold Coast Suns find their way back?

I will preface this article by saying that the Gold Coast Suns are in for a season or two of pain (at the least) before they start seeing some …


AFLX experiment proves more banal than bacchanal

For all the hype, neon and silver balls, the mash up of sport and Cirque du Soleil was soporific<p>In the 1960s, the novelist George Johnston once observed that “for six or seven months of the year a mad contagion runs through the press, TV, radio and everyday life,” that there was no summer “only a …

Cirque du Soleil

West Coast Eagles burned by 11-point play in AFLX opener

West Coast didn't fare too well as AFLX got underway on Thursday night, and they were victims of a brutal 11-point play against the …


‘A good tradesman never blames their tools’ — but players not sold on AFLX silver ball

GEELONG’S Mitch Duncan says a poor tradesman never blames his tools.<p>But Duncan and other AFLX players believe the silver ball took some shine off the …

Sport (Australia)

How each club fared

THE CROWS couldn't have asked for anything more from the inaugural AFLX tournament. Not only did they rest their big guns, their depth players rose …

Extreme Sports

Fun, attacking, but not real footy

The AFL’s new rectangular-ground concept kicked off in Adelaide on Thursday. The reaction was mixed, but there were plenty of signs it may be here to …


The pros and cons of AFLX: Was it any good?

After a long big build-up that seemed to rival the release of Guns N’ Roses’ infamous Chinese Democracy album, AFLX finally arrived on Thursday night.


AFLX: X becomes a factor - but what is it?

Geelong and Port Adelaide kicked off the AFL's latest concept when AFLX began in Adelaide on Thursday night.


AFLX: The rules and how to watch

Fremantle’s AFL side is back in action on Thursday night at Hindmarsh Stadium in Adelaide for the inaugural AFLX tournament.<p>Drawn in Pool A, …


Adelaide win inaugural AFLX grand final

2:18 PM GMT<p>Adelaide have downed Geelong by 10 points to win the inaugural AFLX grand final.<p>The Crows won 57-47 in the decider of Thursday night's …

Sport (Australia)

Live: AFLX Adelaide tournament

FOOTY’s answer to the Big Bash is finally here.<p>Adelaide’s Hindmarsh Stadium hosts the debut of the brand-new AFLX, a short-form version of Aussie …

Sport (Australia)

Jack Watts to captain Port Adelaide in AFLX

Port Adelaide star Robbie Gray has pulled out of Thursday night's inaugural AFLX tournament because of injury, with Jack Watts to captain the side in …


Cats topple Power to kickstart AFLX - AFL.com.au

GEELONG has held off Port Adelaide to win the inaugural game of AFLX at Adelaide's Hindmarsh Stadium on Thursday night.<p>It was fast, furious and …


Port Adelaide poised for player raid

Despite an aggressive post-season recruiting campaign in which they landed three players, Port Adelaide’s salary cap position in 2018 has the club …


Francis not happy 'for a long time': Woosha

If we took out and ignore the fact he's on an AFL list and he was a high draft pick, the real issue is he's a young man who should be living a really …

Flush With AB InBev Cash, Australia’s Pirate Life Details New Brewery

Artist rendition of new Pirate Life brewery2017 was a big year for the Pirate Life Brewery… Not only were they voted the best craft brewery in …


AFLX burning questions: The big issues ahead of debut of footy’s answer to the Big Bash League

WITH a mixture of intrigue and healthy scepticism surrounding it, the newest footy format is here.<p>AFLX debuts on Thursday night, with three …

Sport (Australia)

Kerrod Walters laments loss of Adelaide Rams in the wake of historic Origin announcement

IT took just one game at the famed Adelaide Oval for Kerrod Walters to believe that rugby league had a future in South Australia.<p>The NRL announced on …

Sport (Australia)

St Kilda commits to winning AFLX, endeavouring to build culture of continued success

THE bookies have installed St Kilda to win the inaugural AFLX competition — and for good reason.<p><i>Foxfooty.com.au</i> understands the Saints have committed …

Sport (Australia)

AFLX: guide

Seven’s coverage of the new<b> AFLX</b> matches will take place from Thursday – Saturday, screening on both 7TWO and 7mate due to the <b>Winter Olympics.</b>Brian …


Can the Crows go one step further in 2018?

<b>Free Agency</b><p>Disappointment from the Grand Final loss extended throughout the free agency period for the Crows as young duo Jake Lever and Charlie …

Craft beer company Pirate Life to create new brewery at Port Adelaide

Craft brewer Pirate Life has unveiled plans to almost quadruple annual production by establishing a new brewery inside a vacant and historic wool …


Fyfe makes hasty exit from AFLX tournament

Fremantle superstar Nat Fyfe has withdrawn from Thursday night’s AFLX tournament in Adelaide, a mere 15 hours after being named in the Dockers’ …


In and out: Fyfe withdraws from AFLX

Star midfielder Nat Fyfe has been pulled out of the AFLX debut less than a day after being named in the Fremantle Dockers' 20-man squad.<p>An AFL …