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Adam Cooper Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson has been banned from officiating in his son's junior football matches for the first four matches of next season after swearing at an umpiring coach during an under-9s...
Adam Cooper Western Bulldogs ruckman swears he will not sledge Essendon players in Friday night's match.
Adam Cooper AFL says no system effective enough to monitor an entire scoring zone.
Adam Cooper Mick Malthouse admitted during the week he was impatient for Carlton to click to his way.
Adam Cooper St Kilda secures a third win from four pre-season games, this time over Melbourne.
Adam Cooper Richmond coach raises concerns over how the new rule will be interpreted in the wet.
Adam Cooper Umpires boss says new rule will not change for games played on wet surfaces.
Adam Cooper It's been a long time, but Jonathan Brown never lost that taste for silverware.
Adam Cooper and Megan Levy Goal umpire Tiffany Farrow, 15, has had rocks thrown at her and more than once has been told to 'go back to the kitchen'.
Adam Cooper Coverage of the AFL pre-season grand final between Adelaide and West Coast from AAMI Stadium.