Richard Hinds

Richard Hinds

Richard Hinds is the Chief Sports Columnist for The Sydney Morning Herald

When codes sell out for a Sonny disposition

Richard Hinds He looks so good, that Sonny Quade-Folau. He is the ultimate first-choice athlete.

AFL posts a huge year

Swans

Richard Hinds As 2012 draws to a close, Richard Hinds looks back at a huge year for AFL in the first of a series of year-enders.

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Mistakes, we've had a few

Richard Hinds dinkus

Richard Hinds AFL chief wants to bring the romance back to the game.

Swans storm into grand final

ANZ Stadium.

Richard Hinds THE Sydney Swans will play in Melbourne's grand final. The Melbourne Storm will play in Sydney's.

Native game has the right numbers to fend off most challenges

Richard Hinds dinkus

Richard Hinds By choosing to open its season with last Saturday's GWS-Swans derby, the AFL wisely focused the spotlight on its northern expansion.