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Perth Now
‘Unfair’: Dogs angered by Thomas coathangerup” after the incident. “I think that’s the first time he’s been in that posit
‘Unfair’: Dogs angered by Thomas coathanger
Perth Now / Posted 8 minutes ago
up” after the incident. “I think that’s the first time he’s been in that position.” Bontempelli told Fox Sports News’ AFL Today on Saturday. “It’s really difficult. We didn’t really like it at all, we thought there was quite a bit of malice... Read more
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Perth Now
AFL open to 10-team finals systemTHE AFL is open to the idea of expanding the finals series to 10 teams, league
AFL open to 10-team finals system
Perth Now / Posted 8 minutes ago
THE AFL is open to the idea of expanding the finals series to 10 teams, league football operations boss Mark Evans says. An overhaul of the fixture could coincide with the introduction of a wildcard system, which the AFL explored when the... Read more
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SportsFan
Petrie lauds unbeaten 'Roosforward Drew Petrie says the unbeaten Kangaroos are the best North Melbourne te
Petrie lauds unbeaten 'Roos
SportsFan / Posted 10 minutes ago
forward Drew Petrie says the unbeaten Kangaroos are the best North Melbourne team that he has played in during his AFL career. Petrie will become the fifth Kangaroo to play 300 games for the club this Sunday and his milestone adds to the... Read more
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SportsFan
Longmire unfazed by Leppitsch remarksBrisbane counterpart Justin Leppitsch querying the Swans' contentious use of th
Longmire unfazed by Leppitsch remarks
SportsFan / Posted 10 minutes ago
Brisbane counterpart Justin Leppitsch querying the Swans' contentious use of the stretcher in the final minutes of Sunday's AFL thriller. Leppitsch was furious after the Lions' three-point loss, hinting the Swans may have intentionally called for... Read more
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SportsFan
Roo Thomas accepts one-game ban Photo Source: AAP North Melbourne forward Lindsay Thomas will miss Drew Petr
Roo Thomas accepts one-game ban
SportsFan / Posted 10 minutes ago
Photo Source: AAP North Melbourne forward Lindsay Thomas will miss Drew Petrie's 300th AFL game after accepting a one-match ban for his high hit on Western Bulldogs midfielder Lachie Hunter. Thomas risked a... Read more
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SportsFan
Best yet to come for Tom Hawkins: ScottScott Photo Source: AAP Geelong coach Chris Scott predicts the best is yet to
Best yet to come for Tom Hawkins: Scott
SportsFan / Posted 10 minutes ago
Scott Photo Source: AAP Geelong coach Chris Scott predicts the best is yet to come for Tom Hawkins, saying the star AFL forward's back issues are now a thing of the past. Hawkins has been in strong form this season, booting 14.9 over the... Read more
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Herald Sun
AFL open to 10-team finals systemTHE AFL is open to the idea of expanding the finals series to 10 teams, league
AFL open to 10-team finals system
Herald Sun / Posted 44 minutes ago
THE AFL is open to the idea of expanding the finals series to 10 teams, league football operations boss Mark Evans says. An overhaul of the fixture could coincide with the introduction of a wildcard system, which the AFL explored when the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Turner a blue Roo after hammystrain during North's pre-season match against St Kilda in Wangaratta. Kangaro
Turner a blue Roo after hammy
The Border Mail / Posted 54 minutes ago
strain during North's pre-season match against St Kilda in Wangaratta. Kangaroos football director Geoff Walsh told the AFL website that scans had confirmed damage to Turner's hamstring tendon. “Unfortunately for Kayne and the club, the injury... Read more
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Adelaide Now
AFL open to 10-team finals systemTHE AFL is open to the idea of expanding the finals series to 10 teams, league
AFL open to 10-team finals system
Adelaide Now / Posted an hour ago
THE AFL is open to the idea of expanding the finals series to 10 teams, league football operations boss Mark Evans says. An overhaul of the fixture could coincide with the introduction of a wildcard system, which the AFL explored when the... Read more
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SportsFan
Hodge out for up to six weeks for Hawksfor up to six weeks with a knee injury. Photo Source: AAP Hawthorn skipper Lu
Hodge out for up to six weeks for Hawks
SportsFan / Posted an hour ago
for up to six weeks with a knee injury. Photo Source: AAP Hawthorn skipper Luke Hodge will miss up to six weeks of the AFL season after suffering a knee injury in the Hawks' heavy defeat to Greater Western Sydney. The club announced on Tuesday... Read more
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The Courier Mail
AFL open to 10-team finals systemTHE AFL is open to the idea of expanding the finals series to 10 teams, league
AFL open to 10-team finals system
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
THE AFL is open to the idea of expanding the finals series to 10 teams, league football operations boss Mark Evans says. An overhaul of the fixture could coincide with the introduction of a wildcard system, which the AFL explored when the... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
GWS Giants, 2016 AFL Grand Final: What it would look like if expansion club featured on first day in Octoberfairytales. These Giants are a very real threat in 2016. If they continue thei
GWS Giants, 2016 AFL Grand Final: What it would look like if expansion club featured on first day in October
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted an hour ago
fairytales. These Giants are a very real threat in 2016. If they continue their upwards trend, they could play off for the AFL’s biggest prize. But what would it do to one of the biggest and best days on the Australian sporting calendar? A team... Read more
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Weekly Times
Youth Girls battle for honoursVic Country campaign underway at national youth girls champs THE 2016 AFL Yout
Youth Girls battle for honours
Weekly Times / Posted an hour ago
Vic Country campaign underway at national youth girls champs THE 2016 AFL Youth Girls National Championships are under way this week in Melbourne. Vic Country is competing in Pool A against Western Australia, Vic Metro and Queensland. There are no... Read more
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The North West Star
James Hird loses court battle with insurer over legal bills of close to $660,000an action against others. The civil trial centred on Mr Hird's failed bid to h
James Hird loses court battle with insurer over legal bills of close to $660,000
The North West Star / Posted an hour ago
an action against others. The civil trial centred on Mr Hird's failed bid to have the 2013 joint investigation by the AFL and the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) into the Bombers' 2012 supplements program declared... Read more
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SportsFan
Tigers can turn season around: Griggseason around: Grigg Photo Source: AAP Richmond veteran Shaun Grigg says the
Tigers can turn season around: Grigg
SportsFan / Posted 2 hours ago
season around: Grigg Photo Source: AAP Richmond veteran Shaun Grigg says the Tigers still believe they can turn their AFL season around despite the club's disastrous start. With just one win from their opening six games, Richmond are... Read more
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SportsFan
AFL Power Rankings: Round 6play for Fremantle. 18. Fremantle (18)The Dockers now have the unwanted record
AFL Power Rankings: Round 6
SportsFan / Posted 2 hours ago
play for Fremantle. 18. Fremantle (18)The Dockers now have the unwanted record as football's worst slider. No club in VFL/AFL history has won a minor premiership and then started the following season as poorly as Fremantle. The previous worst... Read more
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Herald Sun
Saints make play for women’s AFL teamSaints assistant coach Peta Searle with junior footballers (from left) Emmy, So
Saints make play for women’s AFL team
Herald Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
Saints assistant coach Peta Searle with junior footballers (from left) Emmy, Sophie and Mikayla are hoping for a women’s AFL team at St Kilda. Picture: Chris Eastman The St Kilda Football Club has lodged a bid for a team in the inaugural AFL women’s... Read more
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Herald Sun
Hird must pay own legal bill: Vic judgeis due to find out who is responsible for his court costs. Former Essendon coa
Hird must pay own legal bill: Vic judge
Herald Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
is due to find out who is responsible for his court costs. Former Essendon coach James Hird has lost his bid to have the AFL club's insurer pay for his legal challenge against the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority. In addition to paying... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
James Hird loses bid to have Essendon's insurer pay legal costspay for the legal costs of his failed challenge against the Australian Sports A
James Hird loses bid to have Essendon's insurer pay legal costs
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
pay for the legal costs of his failed challenge against the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA). Hird sued the AFL club's insurer, Chubb Insurance, after it refused to pay his legal costs for the challenge in 2014 and a subsequent... Read more
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Perth Now
Hird will have to foot own legal billlegal bill for his failed 2014 challenge against the Australian Sports Anti-Dop
Hird will have to foot own legal bill
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
legal bill for his failed 2014 challenge against the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority after a judge ruled the AFL club's insurer was not liable. Hird sued Chubb Insurance after the company refused to pay the legal costs of his failed... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Hird will have to foot own legal billlegal bill for his failed 2014 challenge against the Australian Sports Anti-Dop
Hird will have to foot own legal bill
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 hours ago
legal bill for his failed 2014 challenge against the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority after a judge ruled the AFL club's insurer was not liable. Hird sued Chubb Insurance after the company refused to pay the legal costs of his failed... Read more
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SportsFan
Blues need to put Weitering in cotton woola month to six weeks. "It is not like he needs game time, he clearly has an un
Blues need to put Weitering in cotton wool
SportsFan / Posted 3 hours ago
a month to six weeks. "It is not like he needs game time, he clearly has an understanding of what is expected to play AFL football, he knows the game and he is not a young kid that needs a lot of development." Weitering's potential... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Leicester City, the little club that couldit with some players that are basically no-names. And now they're the names eve
Leicester City, the little club that could
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
it with some players that are basically no-names. And now they're the names everyone wants to know about," Port Adelaide AFL coach Ken Hinkley told Fox Sports' Fox Footy in March. A collection of no-name players, transformed into world beaters:... Read more
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Perth Now
Suns are a long way off the Giantsand ended in surrender. The Suns hate comparisons with GWS. They are quick to
Suns are a long way off the Giants
Perth Now / Posted 4 hours ago
and ended in surrender. The Suns hate comparisons with GWS. They are quick to point out how much more generous the AFL’s ­establishment laws were for their younger siblings. And they are right. The Giants got an extra year of access to... Read more
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Perth Now
Disappointed Lions don’t blame SwansSaturday but now say they do not believe the Swans deliberately exploited the s
Disappointed Lions don’t blame Swans
Perth Now / Posted 4 hours ago
Saturday but now say they do not believe the Swans deliberately exploited the stretcher rule. “It was a mistake and they (AFL) have conceded that, but it doesn’t really help us now,’’ he said. “We also made several mistakes during the game which... Read more
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Perth Now
Wait worth it for Rising Star Acresmoved from the forward line into the midfield and grabbed a boundary throw in o
Wait worth it for Rising Star Acres
Perth Now / Posted 4 hours ago
moved from the forward line into the midfield and grabbed a boundary throw in on the full before snapping truly in his 13th AFL game.Blake Acres in action for Sandringham. Picture: Chris Eastman “I sort of let the side down (in Round 1) in terms of... Read more
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Perth Now
Swans feared for Sinclair in ‘stretchergate’minor hyper-extension. Harry Cunningham and Callum Sinclair at Sydney Swans re
Swans feared for Sinclair in ‘stretchergate’
Perth Now / Posted 4 hours ago
minor hyper-extension. Harry Cunningham and Callum Sinclair at Sydney Swans recovery. Picture. Phil Hillyard However, the AFL has declared the Swans have no case to answer – putting blame squarely on the shoulders of the umpires for the... Read more
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WA Today
Leicester City's Premier League championship win pulls off the ultimate sporting fairytaleof the greatest upsets in sporting history. Most punters would have given Carlt
Leicester City's Premier League championship win pulls off the ultimate sporting fairytale
WA Today / Posted 4 hours ago
of the greatest upsets in sporting history. Most punters would have given Carlton or Essendon more chance of winning the AFL flag this season than they would have given Leicester hope of winning the EPL when the season kicked off back in... Read more
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The Age
Leicester City's Premier League championship win pulls off the ultimate sporting fairytaleof the greatest upsets in sporting history. Most punters would have given Carlt
Leicester City's Premier League championship win pulls off the ultimate sporting fairytale
The Age / Posted 5 hours ago
of the greatest upsets in sporting history. Most punters would have given Carlton or Essendon more chance of winning the AFL flag this season than they would have given Leicester hope of winning the EPL when the season kicked off back in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Leicester City's Premier League championship win pulls off the ultimate sporting fairytaleof the greatest upsets in sporting history. Most punters would have given Carlt
Leicester City's Premier League championship win pulls off the ultimate sporting fairytale
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
of the greatest upsets in sporting history. Most punters would have given Carlton or Essendon more chance of winning the AFL flag this season than they would have given Leicester hope of winning the EPL when the season kicked off back in... Read more
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Canberra Times
Leicester City's Premier League championship win pulls off the ultimate sporting fairytaleof the greatest upsets in sporting history. Most punters would have given Carlt
Leicester City's Premier League championship win pulls off the ultimate sporting fairytale
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
of the greatest upsets in sporting history. Most punters would have given Carlton or Essendon more chance of winning the AFL flag this season than they would have given Leicester hope of winning the EPL when the season kicked off back in... Read more
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Weekly Times
James Hird awaits decision on legal billspay a $700,000 legal bill for his failed challenge against the Australian Sport
James Hird awaits decision on legal bills
Weekly Times / Posted 5 hours ago
pay a $700,000 legal bill for his failed challenge against the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority. Hird sued the AFL club's insurer after Chubb Insurance refused to pay the legal costs of his failed challenge against ASADA in the Federal... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Leicester City's Premier League championship win pulls off the ultimate sporting fairytaleof the greatest upsets in sporting history. Most punters would have given Carlt
Leicester City's Premier League championship win pulls off the ultimate sporting fairytale
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 hours ago
of the greatest upsets in sporting history. Most punters would have given Carlton or Essendon more chance of winning the AFL flag this season than they would have given Leicester hope of winning the EPL when the season kicked off back in... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers push back on Obama drug pricing initiativesending out links to editorials and endorsements in favor of the moves. Twenty
Lawmakers push back on Obama drug pricing initiative
The Hill / Posted 5 hours ago
sending out links to editorials and endorsements in favor of the moves. Twenty-five organizations, including the AARP, the AFL-CIO, and Aetna, released a joint letter on Monday in support of the proposal, writing that it “appropriately focuses on... Read more
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The Courier
AFL women’s games coming to BallaratBALLARAT will be home to more elite football should the Western Bulldogs gain a
AFL women’s games coming to Ballarat
The Courier / Posted 6 hours ago
BALLARAT will be home to more elite football should the Western Bulldogs gain a licence for the AFL’s new national women’s league. Kaitlyn Ashmore. Picture: Getty Images. BALLARAT will be home to more elite football should the Western Bulldogs gain... Read more
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SportsFan
Umpires blamed over stretcher incidentJustin Leppitsch wasn't happy with the umpires late during his side's close los
Umpires blamed over stretcher incident
SportsFan / Posted 6 hours ago
Justin Leppitsch wasn't happy with the umpires late during his side's close loss to the Swans Photo Source: AAP The AFL continues to investigate the circumstances that led to play being incorrectly stopped during Sunday's match between Brisbane and... Read more
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SportsFan
Hartlett calls on Power to back up winAdelaide are still craving consistency, with vice-captain Hamish Hartlett sayin
Hartlett calls on Power to back up win
SportsFan / Posted 6 hours ago
Adelaide are still craving consistency, with vice-captain Hamish Hartlett saying it's too early to say whether the AFL club has turned the corner. An undermanned Port upset Richmond at the MCG in round six, squaring their season at 3-3 to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Letter carrier food drive coming updrive is held in partnership with the U.S. Postal Service, National Rural Lette
Letter carrier food drive coming up
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 hours ago
drive is held in partnership with the U.S. Postal Service, National Rural Letter Carriers Association, Valpak, United Way, AFL-CIO, United Food and Commercial Workers International Union and others. Food is collected in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Guam... Read more
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The Young Witness
Saintees record first win of seasonTHE Young Saints AFL Club gave Cowra the blues in two from three grades on the
Saintees record first win of season
The Young Witness / Posted 6 hours ago
THE Young Saints AFL Club gave Cowra the blues in two from three grades on the weekend. THE Young Saints AFL Club gave Cowra the blues in two from three grades on the weekend. Round 4 proved to be positive for the Saints who together packed 159... Read more
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SportsFan
What will AFL look like in future?The AFL is thinking outside the box as they ponder ways to improve the competit
What will AFL look like in future?
SportsFan / Posted 7 hours ago
The AFL is thinking outside the box as they ponder ways to improve the competition. AFL football operations manager Mark Evans has revealed a handful of ideas, very much in the embryonic stage, that are on the radar of league bigwigs. It includes... Read more
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SportsFan
Hartlett calls on Power to back up AFL winPort Adelaide are still craving consistency, with vice-captain Hamish Hartlett
Hartlett calls on Power to back up AFL win
SportsFan / Posted 7 hours ago
Port Adelaide are still craving consistency, with vice-captain Hamish Hartlett saying it's too early to say whether the AFL club has turned the corner. An undermanned Port upset Richmond at the MCG in round six, squaring their season at 3-3 to sit... Read more
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The Courier Mail
James Hird awaits decision on legal billspay a $700,000 legal bill for his failed challenge against the Australian Sport
James Hird awaits decision on legal bills
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
pay a $700,000 legal bill for his failed challenge against the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority. Hird sued the AFL club's insurer after Chubb Insurance refused to pay the legal costs of his failed challenge against ASADA in the Federal... Read more
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examiner.com
Seven undrafted college free agents to sign contracts with Carolina PanthersNCAA March Madness, PGA Tournaments, IndyCar and NASCAR. He also spent a season
Seven undrafted college free agents to sign contracts with Carolina Panthers
examiner.com / Posted 8 hours ago
NCAA March Madness, PGA Tournaments, IndyCar and NASCAR. He also spent a season as Public Relations Director of an ABA team in Florida. He served as a beat writer for the Tampa Bay Rays and Tampa Bay Buccaneers as well as the Lightning and AFL St... Read more
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News.com.au
James Hird awaits decision on legal billspay a $700,000 legal bill for his failed challenge against the Australian Sport
James Hird awaits decision on legal bills
News.com.au / Posted 8 hours ago
pay a $700,000 legal bill for his failed challenge against the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority. Hird sued the AFL club's insurer after Chubb Insurance refused to pay the legal costs of his failed challenge against ASADA in the Federal... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
AFL Media Watch: Tigers’ draft problems, GWS’ ascension, AFL to investigate Swans’ role in Stretcher-gateselecting players outside of Round 1 at the draft 3. Recycled talent has had n
AFL Media Watch: Tigers’ draft problems, GWS’ ascension, AFL to investigate Swans’ role in Stretcher-gate
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 13 hours ago
selecting players outside of Round 1 at the draft 3. Recycled talent has had no impact 4. Free agents have had no impact AFL 360 (Fox Footy) AT THE top of the agenda was the highs and lows from Round 6, shaped largely by the Giants’ thumping of... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Stretchergate: AFL admit umps got it wrongTHE AFL has confirmed the umpires got it wrong with their controversial decisio
Stretchergate: AFL admit umps got it wrong
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
THE AFL has confirmed the umpires got it wrong with their controversial decision to stop play under the stretcher rule late in Brisbane’s three-point loss to the Swans at the Gabba on Saturday. Irate Lions coach Justin Leppitsch questioned AFL... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Disappointed Lions don’t blame SwansSaturday but now say they do not believe the Swans deliberately exploited the s
Disappointed Lions don’t blame Swans
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
Saturday but now say they do not believe the Swans deliberately exploited the stretcher rule. “It was a mistake and they (AFL) have conceded that, but it doesn’t really help us now,’’ he said. “We also made several mistakes during the game which... Read more
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SportsFan
Acres nominated for AFL Rising StarSt Kilda's Blake Acres has become the sixth player to earn a Rising Star nomina
Acres nominated for AFL Rising Star
SportsFan / Posted 16 hours ago
St Kilda's Blake Acres has become the sixth player to earn a Rising Star nomination in the 2016 AFL season Photo Source: Getty Images St Kilda's Blake Acres has earned the AFL Rising Star nomination for round six. Acres booted two goals and... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
AFL Rising Star 2016: Blake Acres St Kilda the Round 6 nominationmoved from the forward line into the midfield and grabbed a boundary throw in o
AFL Rising Star 2016: Blake Acres St Kilda the Round 6 nomination
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 16 hours ago
moved from the forward line into the midfield and grabbed a boundary throw in on the full before snapping truly in his 13th AFL game.Blake Acres in action for Sandringham. Picture: Chris EastmanSource: News Corp Australia “I sort of let the side... Read more
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Herald Sun
Wait worth it for Rising Star Acresmoved from the forward line into the midfield and grabbed a boundary throw in o
Wait worth it for Rising Star Acres
Herald Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
moved from the forward line into the midfield and grabbed a boundary throw in on the full before snapping truly in his 13th AFL game.Blake Acres in action for Sandringham. Picture: Chris Eastman “I sort of let the side down (in Round 1) in terms of... Read more
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