AFL

Caroline Wilson

Caroline Wilson has been chief football writer for The Age since 1999. She was the first woman to cover Australian Rules football on a full-time basis and the first woman to win the AFL's gold media award. She has won the AFL Players' Association's football writer of the year (1999) and the AFL Media Association's most outstanding football writer and most outstanding feature writer (2000, 2003, 2005). In 2014 she won the Melbourne Press Club's Graham Perkin award as Australian journalist of the year. She also won a MPC Quill Award in 2003.

Former AFL CEO Andrew Demetriou.

Demetriou plays role in AFL radio rights stoush

A company chaired by former AFL boss Andrew Demetriou has played a pivotal role in the hotly contested radio rights negotiations which have threatened Triple M's dominance of football broadcasting on the FM band.

Boak leads his team onto the ground against Geelong.

Port moves to beef up leadership

Port Adelaide chief executive Keith Thomas began attending the Monday leadership post-mortems at the end of April, recognising that Travis Boak and his senior team-mates needed to expand their team management skills

Brianna Davey

Matilda Brianna Davey waltzes off to AFL

The AFL women's competition has secured its first high profile code-hopper with Carlton achieving an in-principle agreement with international goalkeeper Brianna Davey who has chosen Australian Rules football over soccer.