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Gold Coast queries AFL's values as academy stoush intensifies

Gold Coast chairman John Witheriff.

Caroline Wilson Gold Coast chairman John Witheriff✓ has questioned the AFL’s business values and accused it of a lack of courtesy in the decision to review the bidding system for development academy...

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Giants lose sixth player for AFL season

Down and out: GWS Giants defender Tim Mohr.

Greater Western Sydney Giants have lost a sixth player for the remainder of the AFL season, with defender Tim Mohr requiring a knee reconstruction.

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Drum: McGuire wrong on AFL funding

Victorian sports minister Damian Drum.

Victorian sports minister Damian Drum has hit back at suggestions from Collingwood president Eddie McGuire that AFL is underfunded.

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Australian Athletes Alliance's Brendan Schwab calls for AFL players' integrity unit

Man with a secret

Jon Pierik AFL players could soon have an athletes' own integrity unit to which they can report any concerns.

Port Adelaide's Kane Cornes to extend his AFL career

Kane Cornes breaks through another barrier.

Veteran Kane Cornes will extend his career into a 15th AFL season after signing a fresh one-year contract with Port Adelaide.

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AFL must move urgently to solve perversity of competition draw

Greg Baum

Greg Baum Now that the new AFL dispensation is in place, and a certain amount of goodwill is flowing its way, and its ears are open to entreaties, there is one matter it should deal with straight away, and...

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Carlton's Mitch Robinson takes two-game AFL ban

Chris Yarran (L) Mitch Robinson (C) and Zac Tuohy celebrate Carlton's win over North Melbourne.

Carlton's Mitch Robinson has been suspended for the third time this AFL season after accepting a two-match ban.

Eagle Dean Cox on lookout for AFL coaching gig

Dean Cox know's he'll coach somewhere - but he's not yet committed to it being at West Coast.

Retiring AFL ruckman Dean Cox says he will definitely be in a coaching role next year, but he's not 100 per cent sure whether it will be at West Coast.

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Damien Hardwick joins call for 20-game AFL season

Tiger coach Damien Hardwick.

Richmond coach Damien Hardwick has given his support for a shorter AFL season but has resigned the notion to the too-hard basket.

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Beau Maister's enduring AFL journey comes to an end

Goodbye Mr Maister: Saint Beau Maister has retired.

Daniel Cherny Another day, another retirement in the AFL. Injury-prone St Kilda key position utility Beau Maister has played his last game at the elite level after 44 games with the Saints and West Coast.

AFL injury list

The AFL injury list ahead of the second half of round 18 (split round) in the 2014 premiership season.

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AFL asks clubs to keep quiet on potential MRP incidents following Brian Lake case

Hawthorn defender Brian Lake clashes with his opponent Drew Petrie.

Daniel Cherny The AFL has written to all of its clubs asking them to keep mum on controversial on-field incidents after being displeased with the manner in which the Brian Lake choking case was played out in the...

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Live AFL blog with Rohan Connolly

Geelong's finals credentials.

Rohan Connolly Discuss the footy issues that matter to you with The Age's voice of the people, Rohan Connolly, noon Monday.

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Eagle Cox set to call it quits in AFL

Dean Cox thumbnail

West Coast champion is set to announce he will retire from AFL ranks at the end of the season.

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AFL: Fremantle players criticised for underwhelming reaction to Anthony Morabito goal

Anthony Morabito is one of three Fremantle players who have had knee reconstructions that are in the mix for the Western Derby.

Daniel Cherny Fremantle players have come under fire for of all things, an underwhelming goal celebration.

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Player support for mid-season AFL draft

Jackson Trengove says the AFL should consider a second draft to fill gaps in clubs' playing lists.

Port Adelaide’s Jackson Trengove has come out in favour of the AFL introducing a mid-season draft

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AFL no stranger to drugs dramas

Dramas: The AFL is no stranger to drug-related problems.

Roy Masters The  AFL’s desperation to control any investigation into the use of performance enhancing drugs by its players also extends to illicit drugs.

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AFL Express: Sunday 20 July

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Ronny Lerner Port Adelaide and Essendon have to keep winning to shore up finals hopes; Melbourne and the Western Bulldogs wish to build momentum for the future.

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Eight AFL experiments we're unlikely to see again

A goal umpire's black flag signalled three points for a rushed behind.

Daniel Cherny The AFL has decided not to implement surnames on the back of guernseys, despite the popular support both of fans and players.

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AFL Round 18: Carlton v North Melbourne

Live coverage.

The enigmatic Kangaroos must keep winning to ensure they play in September.

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