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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Tiger tales: the powers behind the glories of Tom Hafey's years at Richmond

Caroline Wilson One of Tom Hafey’s premiership players pointed out on Friday that in the week of Hafey’s death the Richmond coaching legend has never seemed more alive.

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Richmond a team in turmoil

Caroline Wilson dinkus

Caroline Wilson Jack Riewoldt's decision to break ranks on Wednesday has angered his club and placed even more pressure on his beleaguered coach Damian Hardwick.

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Martin move best for Richmond

Caroline Wilson The best scenario for Damien Hardwick and his team is to let Dustin Martin go.

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Martin and Tigers stuck in standoff

Dustin Martin.

Caroline Wilson The Dustin Martin saga has taken another twist with the 22-year-old sticking with his manager Ralph Carr and refusing to engage in contract talks alone with Richmond.

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Boak to remain with Power in $1.3m deal

Travis Boak (right), seen here tackling Bulldog Tom Liberatore last season, has remained loyal to his club.

Caroline Wilson One of the season's most-debated decisions has been reached.

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Cotchin is Tigers' best as awards keep coming

Richmond best and fairest winner Trent Cotchin with his partner Brooke Kennedy at Crown Palladium.

Jon Pierik and Caroline Wilson Trent Cotchin wins a second successive Jack Dyer Medal as Richmond's best and fairest.

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Trent bucks leading trend

Not for me: Trent Cotchin has fended off a switch to Jack Dyer's old number.

Caroline Wilson Decision to appoint Trent Cotchin as Richmond's next captain hit with a numerical twist.

Two tribes go to war

Trent Cotchin and Marc Murphy.

Caroline Wilson Young leaders will be chasing old glories in Melbourne season opener.

Take five

Richmond's Brett Deledio

Caroline Wilson Richmond kick-starts season 2012 with a bang, securing star Brett Deledio until end of 2017.

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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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