Caroline Wilson

Caroline Wilson

Caroline Wilson has been chief football writer for The Age since 1999. She was the first woman to cover Australian Rules football on a full-time basis and the first woman to win the AFL's gold media award. She has won the AFL Players Association's football writer of the year (1999) and the AFL Media Association's most outstanding football writer and most outstanding feature writer (2000, 2003, 2005). She also won a Melbourne Press Club Quill Award in 2003.

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Paul Marsh appointed AFL Players Association boss

Sherrin

Caroline Wilson The most powerful players’ representative in world cricket takes over at the helm of the AFL Players Association.

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Richmond chief backs Damien Hardwick's hard stance

Richmond chief executive Brendon Gale.

Caroline Wilson Richmond chief Brendon Gale has backed coach Damien Hardwick to follow through on his undertaking to punish key players for their mediocre performances this season via the selection table.

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Richmond has leading questions after Jack Riewoldt loses role

Caroline Wilson dinkus

Caroline Wilson Richmond's on-field showing will define the year, not the make-up of its leadership group.

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Andrew Demetriou denies rumours of extended leave

Andrew Demetriou says he has never understood the concept of remaining at work until late at night.

Caroline Wilson AFL chief Andrew Demetriou has denied suggestions he has booked extended leave from late next month, despite growing speculation the outgoing CEO will be gone from the job by the middle of the season.

Riewoldt stalls on new deal

Jack Riewoldt.

Caroline Wilson Stalled contract talks between Richmond and its gun forward Jack Riewoldt have become a growing concern at the club, with Greater Western Sydney confirming again that Riewoldt remains firmly in its...

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Tigers may send Grimes to Germany

Dylan Grimes.

Caroline Wilson Richmond could send teenaged defender to Germany to seek treatment.

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Richmond's woes compounded: Foley to miss

Richmond's Nathan Foley

Caroline Wilson Richmond's horror week has continued with the failure today of Nathan Foley to prove his fitness in time for Saturday's clash with Melbourne.

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Petty training breach was the straw that broke the Tiger's back

Daniel Connors.

Caroline Wilson The close friendship between Daniel Connors and Dustin Martin tells a tale of two very different footballers.

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Tigers launch review into fade-outs

Alex Rance

Caroline Wilson Richmond president Gary March questions team's fade-out against Gold Coast.