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Fremantle Dockers

No premiership but no regrets for Pavlich

Pavlich will play his final game this weekend.

Matthew Pavlich's trophy cabinet will never feature a premiership medallion, but the 34 year old insists he will retire from AFL ranks feeling like one of the lucky ones.

AFL 101: three things we worked out from round 22

Nic Naitanui limps from the ground on Friday night.

West Coast's season reached its highest and lowest points within half an hour of each other, Dockers fans were left wondering whether rock bottom was here yet and the rest of the competition was left pondering what century some Port Adelaide supporters were living in. 

Live AFL: Saturday super blog

Port Adelaide's Jared Polec is  tackled by Jarryd Lyons of the Crows during Showdown 41.

There's plenty at stake as finals loom, with five of the top-eight sides in action across five big games. Don't miss a kick.

Ross Lyon defends his coaching style

"Gaga land": Freo coach Ross Lyon.

Fremantle coach Ross Lyon has launched a passionate defence of his coaching style, saying people who claim he burns players out are living in "gaga land".