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Swans defender Ted Richards ready for Bombers challenge

Adam Pengilly Ted Richards knows all about the ''resting ruckman'', shuffling forward in his vicinity in search of a breather.

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2014 round 19 AFL teams

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All the ins and outs for round 19 of the 2014 AFL premiership season.

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AFL Round 19: Sydney v Essendon

Lance Franklin.

Lee Crossley Follow the action from this compelling Friday night clash at the SCG.

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Sydney Swans' defensive duo Ted Richards and Heath Grundy form a solid double act

Quite the pair: Heath Grundy and Ted Richards at the SCG.

Andrew Wu If pay packets were based on the adage that defence wins premierships then it would be Ted Richards and Heath Grundy on the megabucks instead of Lance Franklin and Kurt Tippett.

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Kurt Tippett ruled out for Swans as Ted Richards cleared to play

Kurt Tippett.

Andrew Wu Kurt Tippett has been ruled out of Sydney's team for the preliminary final with Fremantle on Saturday night.

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Hawks edge Swans after a gripping contest

Close combatants: Josh Gibson and Lance Franklin.

Jake Niall In a season supposedly beset with underwhelming footy, Hawthorn and Sydney produced what was surely the season's highest calibre game, in a contest between teams that will surely meet again at the...

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Top clubs push hard to avoid peeking over precipice

End of eras.

Will Brodie Are any of our perennial finalists in danger of a sudden drop from the eight?

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2014 round 18 AFL teams (week two)

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All the ins and outs for the second half of round 18 of the 2014 AFL premiership season.

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2014 Round 17 AFL teams

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All the ins and outs for round seventeen of the 2014 AFL premiership season.

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Sydney Swans red-hot in putting Carlton Blues to the sword

Whooping it up: Sam Reid enjoys booting a major against the Blues.

Andrew Wu At half time, Sydney were in the midst of a red-hot contest, their hopes of equalling a club record of 12 consecutive wins on the line, against a Carlton team taking the game up to the flag...

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Backline still the key to Bombers' new bounce

On the rise: Essendon players at training.

Rohan Connolly At the start of this season, Essendon tried hard to have the focus turned away from its involvement in the ASADA saga and towards its football.

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Age Footballer of the Year: Round 15 votes

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Round 15 votes for the Age Footballer of the Year award for the 2014 premiership season.

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2014 round 15 AFL teams

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All the ins and out for round 15 of the 2014 AFL premiership season.

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Swans star Lance Franklin stands tall in win over GWS Giants

Celebrate good times, come on: Swans spearhead Lance Franklin reacts after potting a major.

Andrew Wu Lance Franklin could not stop the Sydney derby from turning into a fizzer but the Swans restored natural order at the SCG on Saturday night.

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Swans confident Kieren Jack not injured

No injury: Kieren Jack.

Andrew Wu Sydney are confident Kieren Jack has escaped injury after an episode which has re-established Greater Western Sydney's Tomas Bugg as one of the best nigglers in the competition.

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2014 AFL round 16 teams

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All the ins and outs for round sixteen of the AFL premiership season.

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2014 AFL round 14 teams

All the in and outs for round fourteen of the 2014 AFL season.

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Swans wary of dead-last Lions

Luke Parker goes for a mark when the Lions and Swans clashed in season 2013.

Hoodoos were meant to be broken in the AFL - just ask Sydney ahead of Saturday night's Gabba clash with cellar dwellers Brisbane Lions.

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2014 AFL round eight teams

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The selected teams for round eight of the AFL season.

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Buddy makes his mark, reaches his goals

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Greg Baum In all the contemplations of whether Lance Franklin was worth the money and the fuss to Sydney, never was it considered that he might actually improve as a player in his new guernsey and guise.