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Lenny Hayes sets tackle record as Crows beat Saints

Ashley Porter St Kilda great Lenny Hayes set an AFL record but his struggling club collected the wooden spoon as it was trounced by 79 points by Adelaide.

Tackling record within the grasp of ultimate 'warrior' Lenny Hayes

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Matt Murnane Lenny Hayes could finish his career with the record for the most tackles ever.

Saints prepare to farewell AFL great Lenny Hayes

Lenny Hayes (L) of the Saints celebrates a win with Leigh Montagna.

St Kilda's retiring club great Lenny Hayes says his famous No.7 jumper would look good on Luke Dunstan's back in 2015.

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St Kilda great Robert Harvey lauds retiring Lenny Hayes

Robert Harvey and Lenny Hayes training back in 2007.

Jesse Hogan A two-time Brownlow Medallist and four-time club champion looking to a teammate just out of his teens for inspiration and leadership? It sounds improbable, but when it came to Lenny Hayes even the...

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St Kilda almost traded Lenny Hayes to Sydney for Jude Bolton, says Tim Watson

Lenny Hayes tackles Jude Bolton during 2003.

Daniel Cherny Lenny Hayes' 16-year career at St Kilda nearly ended after just one season.

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Much-loved Lenny Hayes and much-maligned Nick Maxwell both retire as champions

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Wayne Carey This week, we witnessed two very different footballers walk away from the game, yet both were absolute champions in their own right - St Kilda’s Lenny Hayes and Collingwood’s Nick Maxwell.

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St Kilda champion Lenny Hayes says the time is right to retire at season's end

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Jesse Hogan While Lenny Hayes argued his impending retirement would not be "leaving a massive void or anything like that", a horde of St Kilda players, supporters and even rival football supporters would...

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St Kilda to make calls on veterans, including Lenny Hayes

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Matt Murnane St Kilda will make decisions on a group of its key veterans, including spiritual leader Lenny Hayes, in the next month.

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Carlton turns to Lenny Hayes to help Bryce Gibbs grow

Jon Pierik Through his year in the media after leaving Collingwood, and in the days after joining Carlton, Mick Malthouse made it clear if the Blues were to take major strides forward, there needed to be less...

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Leigh Montagna says Lenny Hayes unlikely to go on in 2015

St Kilda champion Lenny Hayes.

Daniel Cherny Just days after Lenny Hayes indicated he was still weighing up whether to continue play on beyond 2014, teammate and close friend Leigh Montagna has suggested that Hayes is unlikely to front up again...

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Lenny Hayes, Maverick Weller set to miss round one

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St Kilda will miss Lenny Hayes and Maverick Weller for its round-one clash with Melbourne unless they can successfully challenge striking charges at the AFL Tribunal.

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More St Kilda woe as Lenny Hayes, Maverick Weller get one-week bans

St Kilda's Lenny Hayes.

Saints' midfield for round-one clash against Melbourne has been further decimated.

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Lenny Hayes re-signs with St Kilda

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St Kilda's much-admired veteran midfielder Lenny Hayes has confirmed he will play on next season.

Former St Kilda tagger Clint Jones hopes to extend AFL career

'Obviously, I still want to keep playing' says Clint Jones.

Jon Pierik Former St Kilda midfielder Clint Jones says he is ready to reinvigorate his AFL career.

Retiring former teammates motivate Nick Dal Santo for one more push

Been there: Nick Dal Santo is looking forward to playing finals with his new club, North Melbourne.

Liam Mannix Nick Dal Santo gambled by leaving St Kilda for a shot at finals glory and admits the move to North Melbourne needs to pay off soon.

AFL high school's out for summer

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Tegan Higginbotham Whenever I think about the AFL, I can't help but liken it to my days at high school.  Think about it.

The AFL's rising stars of 2014 answer the big questions

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Liam Mannix, Emma Quayle Rising stars discuss their peers, and the next crop of young stars.

St Kilda captain Nick Riewoldt wins sixth best and fairest award

Daniel Cherny When St Kilda was re-building in 2002, Nick Riewoldt won the best and fairest.

St Kilda re-signs defender Cameron Shenton for two seasons

Cameron Shenton, left,
 will continue at the Saints.

Daniel Cherny Three years toil has paid off for St Kilda defender Cameron Shenton, with the 23-year-old South Australian promoted permanently to the club’s senior list for 2015 and rewarded with a two-year...

Richmond's climb up the AFL ladder one for the record books

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Rohan Connolly Richmond's climb up the ladder from 3-10 has not only created football history, but set the Tigers up for further success, regardless of what happens next week.