AFL

Thu 30 Jul 2020

AFL WAG in trouble for COVID breach

AFL WAG in trouble for COVID breach

The AFL is investigating a number of COVID breaches, including a day spa visit by the wife of a Richmond star and a trip to Dreamworld.

Wed 29 Jul 2020

Heartbroken wife farewells Shane Tuck

Heartbroken wife farewells Shane Tuck

The devastated family of Shane Tuck farewelled the AFL star yesterday, overcome with emotion while paying tribute at his funeral.

Sat 25 Jul 2020

Ben Barba kicks 13 goals in Aussie rules debut

Premium Content Ben Barba kicks 13 goals in Aussie rules debut

The former Dally M and NRL premiership winner starred in his first run with the Eastern Swans.

AFL Rich 100: First 50 players revealed

Premium Content AFL Rich 100: First 50 players revealed

Who are the AFL’s highest-paid players? Hundreds of calls to industry figures have revealed some surprising names — including a huge shock at No.100.

Fri 24 Jul 2020

Who are footy’s most underpaid stars?

Premium Content Who are footy’s most underpaid stars?

Not every AFL player is taking home a massive pay cheque. Some take a hit for the sake of the team, some have a big pay rise coming and others are just outright...

Thu 23 Jul 2020

Goodes’ blunt response to ScoMo question

Goodes’ blunt response to ScoMo question

Adam Goodes has taken a veiled swipe at Scott Morrison and the Australian government as he opened up on how racism ended his AFL career.

Wed 22 Jul 2020

WAG hits out at hub haters: ‘Not a holiday with bae’

Premium Content WAG hits out at hub haters: ‘Not a holiday with bae’

Easton Wood’s pregnant wife has hit out at suggestions the AFL’s relocation to Queensland is a holiday, asking those to ‘walk a mile in my shoes before you shoot your...

Friends knew of Shane Tuck’s struggles

Premium Content Friends knew of Shane Tuck’s struggles

Shane Tuck is being mourned far and wide as boxing and footy communities — aware of his battles in recent times — attempt to come to terms with his loss at the age of...

Legend’s heartbreak over ‘troubled soul’

Legend’s heartbreak over ‘troubled soul’

Shane Tuck’s broken-hearted father has made an impassioned plea to anyone struggling to speak up and seek help after his son’s death.

Tue 21 Jul 2020

Tuck’s ‘bloody hard’ life in dad’s shadow

Tuck’s ‘bloody hard’ life in dad’s shadow

As a kid, Shane Tuck couldn’t escape his father’s exploits. It took the loss of his dream for him to become the man he was meant to be.

Richmond AFL great dead at age 38

Richmond AFL great dead at age 38

The footy world has been left “devastated” by the news former Richmond player Shane Tuck has been found dead on Monday at the age of 38.

More AFL clubs set up base on Coast to escape virus

Premium Content More AFL clubs set up base on Coast to escape virus

The Sunshine Coast continues to grow as a sporting hub for elite teams escaping COVID-19 with two more AFL clubs arriving on Monday for an indefinite stay.

Mon 20 Jul 2020

Ablett’s heartwarming three-word post

Ablett’s heartwarming three-word post

AFL star Gary Ablett has been reunited with wife Jordan and son Levi — and they shared the emotional moment with an adorable Instagram post.

‘You will resign’: Letter rocks AFL boss

‘You will resign’: Letter rocks AFL boss

A former AFL player has vowed to force AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan’s resignation after receiving a letter he claims is “racist”.

Fri 17 Jul 2020

Where AFL legends think the Grand Final should be played

Premium Content Where AFL legends think the Grand Final should be played

Virus-plagued Victoria is in no state to host the 2020 Grand Final, and it’s not just parochial Victorians who think so.

‘Huge gamble’: AFL crowd causes panic

‘Huge gamble’: AFL crowd causes panic

Western Australia welcomed the largest gathering since the COVID-19 pandemic began despite desperate pleas from its doctors and nurses.

Thu 16 Jul 2020

Sick wife-sharing slur adds to toxic footy camp fallout

Premium Content Sick wife-sharing slur adds to toxic footy camp fallout

Sordid details have emerged about the toxic camp that instead of pushing the Adelaide Crows to a Grand final, has pushed them into AFL oblivion.

Revealed: AFL’s plan for 19 consecutive days of footy

Premium Content Revealed: AFL’s plan for 19 consecutive days of footy

It is the bold plan to have the season finished by mid-October. Can the AFL really pack four rounds of footy in just 19 days? This is how they will do it.

$40 million hubs: Cost of AFL upheaval revealed

Premium Content $40 million hubs: Cost of AFL upheaval revealed

With the AFL season set to play out in Queensland for at least the next 10 weeks, the eye-watering cost of keeping clubs in their hubs has been detailed.

Wed 15 Jul 2020

How Queensland will become an AFL state

Premium Content How Queensland will become an AFL state

Details have emerged on how the AFL competition will work when it relocates to Queensland, as Supercars teams follow suit and the NRL and A-League weigh a similar...

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