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.

AFL

Confusion over Bock injection

Nathan Bock.

Caroline Wilson Differing versions of what occurred in Suns' medical department in 2011 pre-season cloud ASADA's investigation into veteran.

Milne will play on, say Saints

Stephen Milne

Caroline Wilson St Kilda has thwarted a potential player rebellion by assuring its senior group that it had every intention of clearing Stephen Milne to play, potentially within the next four weeks.

Milne will return: Saints avert player rebellion

Stephen Milne

Caroline Wilson Club thwarts potential player rebellion by assuring its senior group that it had every intention of clearing Stephen Milne to play.

AFL

Bombers push for Daniher as boss

Essendon's famous four: (from left) Terry, Neale, Anthony and Chris Daniher with legendary coach Kevin Sheedy (centre) in 2009.

Caroline Wilson Essendon targets Neale Daniher as it sets about rebuilding the club.

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Ablett's aspect brightens

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Caroline Wilson Gary Ablett has grown in his role at Gold Coast to the great benefit of the young club.

Bombers stand by their man

Caroline Wilson Dean Wallis still has a job at Essendon, but his ban is tougher than it seemed at first.

The politics over player behaviour

Caroline Wilson The Jesse Stringer case has put the issue of player penalties in the spotlight once again.

Football

AFL, Blues are all a'Twitter

Carlton's Brock McLean

Caroline Wilson In the case of Brock McLean and his misguided tweet, the Blues were absolutely right in refusing to suspend him.

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AFL

Brown expected to be dropped from leadership group

Campbell Brown

Caroline Wilson Campbell Brown expected to be replaced by Michael Rischitelli as deputy vice-captain.

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Rendell a scapegoat

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Caroline Wilson The Adelaide recruiter made public the sentiments of those at several clubs.