For noted big-game performer Jimmy Bartel, there is no secret to finals success.
Peter Hanlon As the "football world" continued to pass pious judgment, and Jimmy Bartel called the outrage over his alleged dive "a load of rubbish", the AFL umpiring department on Thursday endorsed the...
Daniel Cherny Geelong champion Jimmy Bartel has stridently defended himself against accusations that he exaggerated contact with Hawthorn opponent Matthew Suckling.
Liam Mannix All three senior players who missed Geelong’s match against the Blues are a chance to return next week for the grudge match against the Hawks, according to Geelong coach Chris Scott.
Jesse Hogan Geelong premiership captain Cameron Ling has urged football followers not to "hang" his former teammate Jimmy Bartel for "taking a dive" in the team's loss to Hawthorn on Saturday night.
Peter Hanlon Over the long, barren days of summer, football fans dream of balmy March nights when their heroes are as fit and tanned as they will be all year, and their most beloved plays as if ball and opponents...
Jon Pierik Geelong great Jimmy Bartel believes the "macho culture" that once prompted players to remain on the field after a heavy head knock is abating, as Swedish researchers discover a new way to test for...
Matthew James, Footy Prophet With Adelaide and Collingwood playing on Thursday night, this week's rankings look a little different. The Crows and Magpies have been excluded, along with players from the six teams on the bye.
Jimmy Bartel kicked 16 goals in 2013 playing largely as a half-back and now Geelong wants to see what the Brownlow Medallist can do as a forward.
Peter Hanlon Jimmy Bartel has given Hamish McIntosh a tick of support if the former North Melbourne ruckman gets the nod to play his first game as a Cat on Thursday night.
Peter Hanlon Cat Jimmy Bartel's first game was Peter Riccardi's 200th, and Dustin Fletcher's 173rd. Riccardi recalls the trio featuring in a passage of play that would define a career that has invited universal...
Brownlow medallist Jimmy Bartel will miss Geelong's clash against St Kilda on Saturday night after accepting a one-match suspension.
Matt Murnane Throughout the season the Cats had been struggling to play four quarters.
Michael Gleeson North Melbourne advances to its first preliminary final since 2007 after upsetting Geelong by six points.
Wayne Carey Winning a final is an extraordinary effort in concentration from every player on the field. Each battle – be it physical or mental, big or small – can count towards the end result.
Andrew Wu We look at who Sydney would rather play next week?
Liam Mannix Geelong went inside 50 often enough to beat Hawthorn but its forwards failed to make enough of their opportunities, says coach Chris Scott.
Emma Quayle It's tempting to tip the settled and mostly healthy Roos over the Cats.
Andrew Wu The AFL's latest staging controversy has sparked a Twitter feud between two of Australia's greatest sportsmen, Adam Goodes and Shane Warne.
Jesse Hogan Recent finals titans Hawthorn and Geelong will boast near full-strength teams on Friday night, with the Hawks' Brian Lake and the Cats' Steve Johnson both named for the MCG qualifying final.