No football in Victoria, but golf allowed

The VFL season has been abandoned as Melburnians brace for a six-week COVID-19 lockdown, while golfers will still be able to tee off on Victorian fairways. Plans for a modified state league competition have been scrapped, and all of…

AFL coach Fagan asks NBL guru for advice

Chris Fagan has turned to basketball guru Phil Smyth for advice as Brisbane seek to conquer Geelong after a five-day AFL turnaround. Fagan’s side have gone from strength to strength this season but Thursday night’s clash with the Cats…

Lockdown hits home for AFL stars in hubs

Geelong veteran Tom Hawkins is bracing for further changes to his AFL club’s itinerant schedule, having already investigated the possibility of flying his young family into a hub. Richmond premiership star Jack Riewoldt admits he second-guessed his decision to…

Brisbane Lions’ best backed in AFL Round 6

Even though the Brisbane Lions are playing their first game away from the ‘Gabba since the resumption of the 2020 home-and-away season, they are $1.67 favourites to account for Geelong ($2.25) at the SCG tomorrow night. The Lions have…

Tiger uneasy about hubs after virus spike

Richmond premiership star Jack Riewoldt admits he has second-guessed his decision to enter an AFL hub in Queensland after Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews ordered Melbourne into a six-week coronavirus lockdown. Victoria’s 10 AFL teams were sent scrambling out of…

Mid-season player moves unlikely: Longmire

Sydney coach John Longmire believes an AFL-wide injury crisis was inevitable this season, adding that a mid-year draft or loan system is unlikely to be the answer. The Swans have been decimated by injuries since the COVID-19 shutdown ended,…

Cats bracing for AFL road trip extension

Geelong have only recently arrived in Sydney but are already preparing for the possibility of being on the road for longer than the five-week period initially laid out by the AFL. The Cats are one of 10 Victorian clubs…

GWS star Taranto fit, Taylor in hospital

GWS hope young defender Sam Taylor will leave hospital later this week after being floored by a mysterious bacterial infection, which will prevent him from playing AFL for at least a month. Former co-captain Callan Ward and reigning best-and-fairest…

Lions’ AFL stars in Geelong’s cross hairs

Chris Scott caused an almighty stir last August when he suggested Charlie Cameron wasn’t the difference in Brisbane’s one-point AFL win over Geelong. The electrifying speedster kicked five majors to help the Lions pinch a victory that ultimately saw…

Hub life lifted Port to top of AFL: coach

Life in an AFL hub has helped propel Port Adelaide to the top of the ladder, Power assistant coach Jarrad Schofield says. Port have returned to Adelaide with a 4-1 win-loss record after playing the past three games while…

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