Samantha Lane is a sports writer with The Age's sports section. She joined The Sunday Age's sports team in 2005, where she specialised in the coverage of Australian Rules football, before joining the daily Age in 2007. She has a wealth of multi-media broadcasting experience since starting her journalism career in 2002 at www.afl.com.au. She is also a panellist on Network Ten's Before the Game. Samantha covered the 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games, the 2008 Beijing Olympics and will be reporting extensively on the 2012 London Olympics.
Samantha Lane Lachie Hansen, the central figure in a month-long investigation into North Melbourne's management of concussion, has been deemed fit to play in Sunday's cut-throat final against West Coast - only...
Samantha Lane Row erupts between AFL and North Melbourne over concussion incident.