AFL considering shifting AFLW opener from Olympic Park to Princes Park – The Age


The Age

AFL considering shifting AFLW opener from Olympic Park to Princes Park
The Age
The AFL are seriously considering moving the women's season opener between Carlton and Collingwood from Olympic Park to the Blues' famed home Princes Park. The historic first women's clash between two of the league's oldest and fiercest rivals on ...
AFL mulls venue change for women's competition opener due to popularityThe Guardian
League could move Pies-Blues AFLW season openerAFL.com.au
AFLW? I'd like to see thatHerald Sun
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AFLW: Vescio stars as Blues crush Demons – AFL.com.au


Herald Sun

AFLW: Vescio stars as Blues crush Demons
AFL.com.au
CARLTON marquee signing Darcy Vescio booted two goals as her team slammed home six unanswered goals in the final term to crush Melbourne by 43 points in Saturday's NAB AFL Women's practice match at Ikon Park. Leading by eight points over the ...
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Notes from Florida: Jetlag, sprint training and a date with Delly – AFL.com.au


AFL.com.au

Notes from Florida: Jetlag, sprint training and a date with Delly
AFL.com.au
The NAB AFL Academy is in America on a two-week high performance training camp. Highly rated Victorian forward Jaidyn Stephenson will be writing a daily dairy for AFL.com.au from the tour, detailing the squad's activities. Here's his first update.

‘I’ve got to fight’ – AFL.com.au


'I've got to fight'
AFL.com.au
"It's going to be a nice little fight to try and get my spot back that I had semi-cemented," White told AFL.com.au. "The boys finished the year off really well and they've come back in good nick, so I'm still chasing them around. "I like having my back ...

Bleached hair, wild hairstyles — they don’t make AFL players like they used to – Herald Sun


Herald Sun

Bleached hair, wild hairstyles — they don't make AFL players like they used to
Herald Sun
PLAYING with a punctured lungs, signature hairdos and controversial personalities — they don't make footy characters like they used to. The countdown to the AFL season is on so it seems like a perfect opportunity to look back at the characters of the ...

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Big Dogs to release forward shackles – AFL.com.au


Big Dogs to release forward shackles
AFL.com.au
Hunter said Cloke, secured by the Bulldogs in last year's NAB AFL Trade Period for pick No.76, had made a strong start to his first pre-season at the Whitten Oval, impressing with his outstanding endurance and his contested work during match simulation.

Academy talent could give Lions top-10 boost – AFL.com.au


Brisbane Lions

Academy talent could give Lions top-10 boost
AFL.com.au
The 198cm marking goalkicker has been a part of the club's local academy since he was 12 years old, and the Lions will get first access to him at November's NAB AFL Draft. His size, marking ability and prowess around goal has already seen recruiters ...
Lions AFL Women's team claim first winBrisbane Lions

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Sports apparel firm BLK sold to East Timor, Fiji investors – The Australian


The Australian

Sports apparel firm BLK sold to East Timor, Fiji investors
The Australian
BLK, the company behind the match-day jerseys once worn by 2016 AFL premiers the Western Bulldogs and the NRLs Gold Coast Titans, has been sold to an ...

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Women loving the chance to work in AFL environment – Byron Shire News


Byron Shire News

Women loving the chance to work in AFL environment
Byron Shire News
AFL: Sharni Webb can not only consider herself an inspiration for young sporting girls, but also the boys she teaches at an all-male Brisbane high school. The physical education teacher, who is now preparing for the official launch of the Women's AFL ...
Brisbane father-son prospects train with Lions academy to push AFL draft caseNEWS.com.au

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Canberra United defender Ellie Brush to make AFL Women’s debut … then play W-League – The Canberra Times


The Canberra Times

Canberra United defender Ellie Brush to make AFL Women's debut ... then play W-League
The Canberra Times
Ellie Brush's double life as a W-League veteran and AFL Women's pioneer is set to collide in a rare weekend double of two significant milestones. Brush will make her AFL Women's debut for the GWS Giants in a trial match in Brisbane on Saturday afternoon.

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Dane Swan is heading for the jungle for Channel Ten’s ‘I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here’ – Herald Sun


Herald Sun

Dane Swan is heading for the jungle for Channel Ten's 'I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here'
Herald Sun
AFL footballers have always done well on the show, with Brendan Fevola winning it last year, and Barry Hall coming close in 2015. The show was a real win for Fevola, he showed another side of his image to the public and ended up getting a permanent gig ...

Here’s How AFL Evolution Is Creating Realistic Looking Players – Press Start


Press Start

Here's How AFL Evolution Is Creating Realistic Looking Players
Press Start
Wicked Witch has shown us our first video look at AFL Evolution, which gives us a look at how they're using motion capture technology to create 'Player Likeness'. In this BTS look, we get a look at how they've re-created Western Bulldogs player Robert ...

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Luke Hodge to be remembered as one of the greatest AFL captains – The Age


The Age

Luke Hodge to be remembered as one of the greatest AFL captains
The Age
Sam Mitchell best summed up Luke Hodge's leadership when recalling their captaincy handover after the 2010 campaign, a move which would soon spark a run of three straight premierships. "Hodgey's great strength is his on-field leadership. There's ...
Jarryd Roughead appointed Hawthorn captain for 2017 AFL seasonHerald Sun
Relinquishing Hawthorn captaincy to Jarryd Roughead seals Luke Hodge's legendFox Sports
Roughy to captain Hawks, Hodge steps downAFL.com.au
Stuff.co.nz -Wide World of Sports -The Guardian
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Struggling sportswear firm BLK sold to Timor, Fiji investors – The Australian


The Australian

Struggling sportswear firm BLK sold to Timor, Fiji investors
The Australian
BLK, which traded as KooGa until 2011, said the loss of four AFL supply contracts — at one time the supplier held contracts with the Western Bulldogs, Richmond Tigers, GWS Giants, Brisbane Lions, Adelaide Crows and Gold Coast Suns — as well as the ...

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Join the Richmond Tigers on Australia Day – My Sunshine Coast (press release)


Join the Richmond Tigers on Australia Day
My Sunshine Coast (press release)
Sunshine Coast-based Richmond AFL members and supporters will get their first chance to see the Tigers in their own backyard next week. Richmond is heading to the Coast for a pre-season training camp for the first time and will meet their fans at an ...