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Girlfriend Jesinta Campbell speaks out about Lance Franklin being booed

Will Brodie Lance Franklin’s girlfriend Jesinta Campbell has taken to the airwaves to express her disappointment at Hawthorn fans booing her superstar partner.

Eagles fans say they'd happily take on Tyrone Vickery again

James and Ben say they wouldn't hesitate to get stuck into Tyrone Vickery again.

Simon White Two West Coast Eagles fan who engaged in a passionate tete-a-tete with Richmond's Tyrone Vickery on Friday night say they did not overstep the mark and say they would not hesitate to repeat their...

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Players' plan to secretly sign elsewhere 'worse than NRL': Nathan Buckley

Nathan Buckley.

Jesse Hogan Nathan Buckley has added his voice to the condemnation of free agency in the AFL, and is particularly scornful of a mooted plan for players to be able to covertly sign with rival clubs during a...

Former coach Mark Harvey declines Freo invitation

Mark Harvey

Former Fremantle coach Mark Harvey has turned down an invitation to attend the Dockers' 20-year anniversary dinner.

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Mark Thompson is one of the people to blame for Essendon scandal, says Tony Shaw

Mark Thompson.

Matt Murnane Collingwood legend Tony Shaw has slammed Mark Thompson’s emotional call for the public to “back the boys” in their fight to clear their names from the stigma of drug cheating.

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Power of the people forces Cats backflip

Rohan Connolly

Rohan Connolly Geelong's decision to slug non-members to watch training sessions backfires.

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We, the people

Adam Goodes.

Rohan Connolly The Indigenous All-Stars as AFL representatives has raised no heat here and set off curiosity in Ireland. Which is heartening, to be sure.

Social network crashes as people from all walks of life pay respects

Jared Lynch Lance Armstrong's tribute was retweeted more than 1200 times.

Orange people show faith as footy takes a giant leap

Here we come: Phil Davis and Callan Ward lead the Giants onto the ground last night.

Greg Baum, Sydney The landing of a second team in Sydney, was the AFL's moonshot.

Stynes farewelled at the people's ground

Jim Stynes' widow, Samantha, reaches out to his father, Brian.

Michael Gleeson Former Demon president and club legend Jim Stynes remembered before game.

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Nathan Fyfe expects Fremantle Dockers to bounce back

Brad Elborough Fremantle has had almost two weeks to dwell on its round 18 loss to bottom side St Kilda, which could mean bad news for Carlton on Thursday night.

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St Kilda poaches Hawthorn assistant coach Luke Beveridge for new role as director of coaching

Luke Beveridge during his playing days at St Kilda.

Daniel Cherny St Kilda’s football department stocks have received another boost, with the Saints signing Hawthorn assistant coach Luke Beveridge as their director of coaching.

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Mark Blicavs has Cats' backing to take on the best

Big man: Mark Blicavs has been important for the Cats.

Peter Hanlon Having experimented with the make-up of his ruck division throughout the season, Geelong coach Chris Scott on Tuesday endorsed Mark Blicavs as a player who makes the Cats stronger against the best...

Extra year to provide stability for Demons, says Paul Roos

Three-year stint: Paul Roos.

Alana Schetzer Providing stability to a club accustomed to uncertainty was the main reason for Melbourne coach Paul Roos signing on for an extra year.

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West Coast Eagle careers on the line in AFL's final five weeks

Jacob Brennan.

West Coast coach Adam Simpson has warned his players that careers will be on the line over the next five weeks as he prepares to make some tough calls on his AFL squad.

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Ty Vickery tribunal is a knockout

Greg Baum dinkus Dinkus

Greg Baum If you didn't know that it was medically impossible, you might have started to think that concussion was contagious at the AFL tribunal on Tuesday night.

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Three culprits in Vickery-Cox incident

Tim Lane dinkus Dinkus

Tim Lane A sequence of events which began at a boundary throw-in last Friday night has culminated in Tyrone Vickery’s suspension.

Canberra basketballer Ivan Soldo joins AFL club Richmond

The Tiger Army continues to support Richmond, despite a deflating season.

Fleta Page At 204 centimetres and 104 kilograms, Richmond Football Club did not worry about the fact Canberra teen Ivan Soldo had never played a game of Australian rules football before they signed him on as a...

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I have no issues with Mick Malthouse: Jarrad Waite

Important Blue: Jarrad Waite.

Alana Schetzer Carlton forward Jarrad Waite has hosed down rumours he and coach Mick Malthouse are feuding, despite a reportedly rocky working relationship.

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Richmond's Ty Vickery suspended for four matches at AFL tribunal

Ty Vickery enters the tribunal on Tuesday.

Jesse Hogan Richmond tall forward Ty Vickery has been given the opportunity to play one more match after the AFL tribunal deemed his blow to West Coast's Dean Cox warranted just under a five-match ban.