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Chris Barrett is a Sports Writer with The Sydney Morning Herald.

AFL

Lance Franklin sees positive steps on racism heading into indigenous round

Bomber basher: Buddy Franklin prepares to inflict more pain on Essendon.

Chris Barrett Lance Franklin says it is "pretty devastating" for teammate Adam Goodes to be racially abused on an AFL ground for the second time in a year, but he is looking forward to the game's indigenous round,...

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AFL

D-Day looming for up to 40 Bombers

Essendon's Jobe Watson

Chris Barrett EXCLUSIVE The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority's probe into the use of prohibited substances in two football codes is about to enter its next explosive stage, with as many as 40 players from...

ACC Investigation

Hird sounded out last year about peptide investment

Hird

Chris Barrett ESSENDON president David Evans and coach James Hird received a presentation on the peptide AOD-9604, which is mentioned in the Australian Crime Commission report on drugs and organised crime in...

Dank gave prohibited supplements to coaches

Dank

Brad Walter, Chris Barrett FORMER Manly sports science guru Stephen Dank has revealed he provided supplements for Essendon coaching staff that are on the World Anti-Doping Authority's list of banned substances for players.

Hird, Evans briefed on drug

Under the gun: Essendon president David Evans at a meeting with players' parents on Monday.

Chris Barrett Essendon president David Evans and coach James Hird received a presentation on the peptide AOD-9604, which is mentioned in the Australian Crime Commission report on drugs and organised crime in sport.