Liam Jurrah

Machete attack: Liam Jurrah in custody

Liam Jurrah.

Peter Hanlon Melbourne forward Liam Jurrah is in police custody in Alice Springs after allegedly being involved in a violent incident on Wednesday night.

Released on bail, Liam Jurrah returns to Melbourne

Liam Jurrah

AFL player Liam Jungarai Jurrah has been granted bail after being accused in Alice Springs of taking part in a machete attack.


The heart of the Demons

Sharing the joy:  Nathan Jones high-fives the fans after Melbourne beat Carlton.

Martin Flanagan There's a lot more to Nathan Jones than you see on the football field. It's not a mask he wears out there; it's a blanket mental attitude.


Culture shock can make or break indigenous AFL players

Garlett, Jurrah

Aleisha Orr While many were left scratching their heads when West Australian Dayle Garlett turned his back on his fledgling AFL career with Hawthorn, one Perth researcher was not surprised at all.

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Melbourne players mourn selfless former coach Dean Bailey

Jack Trengove (n0.9) listens to the late Dean Bailey.

Peter Hanlon Melbourne footballers hail Dean Bailey for his honesty, kindness and care in always putting others before himself.


Dean Bailey was much more than a coach to the players at Melbourne

Former captain Brad Green had stood before the media alongside a coach who refused to blame his players.

Peter Hanlon Dean Bailey had a special bond with Melbourne's indigenous players.

A club's sad score: Dee-minus

Martin Flanagan At the end of the day, coaches are like cooks, writes Martin Flanagan.


AFL needs policy on crime: Thomas

Grant Thomas

Samantha Lane Grant Thomas says league lacks clear policy to deal with players who face criminal charges.


A woman of red and blue


Martin Flanagan Demons fan Penny Mackieson says women stick during the hard times - it's a nurturing thing.

Taking their chance

Hawthorns Chance Bateman

Jake Niall It's not just crowds, but also clubs that have come a long way in embracing indigenous players.

Jurrah jailed for assaulting woman in Alice Springs

Liam Jurrah.

Former AFL player Liam Jurrah will spend another six weeks behind bars after being jailed over an assault on a woman outside a 24-hour store in Alice Springs.


AFL awaiting Jurrah

Liam Jurrah.

Jon Pierik Former Melbourne forward Liam Jurrah will be welcomed back into the AFL once he has served his jail sentence.


Timeline: Neeld's tenure at Melbourne

Mark Neeld.

Matt Murnane Neeld declared, 'I simply want to coach the team that is the hardest to play against in the AFL'.

Jurrah arrives for assault hearing

Liam Jurrah arrives in Alice Springs yesterday to appear before the Magistrates Court today.

Ian Munro, Alice Springs Three-day hearing will decide if AFL footballer Liam Jurrah will be committed for trial.

Demons aim to be best of a bad bunch

Melbourne's Liam Jurrah

Jesse Hogan Being fixtured against the league's two weakest teams in a three-round block is an opportunity for Melbourne to prove that while it is bad, it is not that bad.

The injury list

The injury list after the completion of round 19 in the AFL season 2012.

Jesse Hogan

Demon loyalty goes to hell


Jesse Hogan Sentiment aside, there are sound reasons why Brad Green could have been retained for a 14th season.

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Demons in purgatory

Future unclear: Brent Moloney.

Jake Niall Melbourne takes the radical step of putting contract discussions with 11 players on hold until mid-October, as the club delays decisions on players' futures until it has entered the free agency and...


Green light: Giants flag interest in Demon

Brad Green.

Chloe Saltau Retired Demon Brad Green looms as a potential 'top-up' target for Greater Western Sydney.

Demons to cash up for trade-fest

Demons logo

Jon Pierik Melbourne vows to be major player during trade and free agency periods and calls on supporters to help.

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