Ted Richards

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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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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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2014 round 21 AFL teams

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All the ins and outs for round 21 of the 2014 AFL premiership season.

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AFL: Longmire not a fan of rotation

Changes needed: Swans coach John Longmire.

Andrew Wu Darren Lehmann and John Longmire have already taken their teams to the top, now it seems they have another thing in common - an aversion to the rotation policy with selection.

Age Footballer of the Year: Round 20 votes

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Round 20 votes for the Age Footballer of the Year award for the 2014 premiership season.

Wounded Port can't stop Sydney express

Going my way: Sydney's Nick Malceski is ready to step into gear.

Ashley Porter After enduring a week of players hospitalised with viral infections and injuries from training mishaps, Port Adelaide was run over by the 7.40 Sydney express on Saturday night, losing by 26 points.

Sydney Swans star Ben McGlynn bursts into All Australian calculations

Flying Swan: Ben McGlynn.

Andrew Wu Ben McGlynn is the latest Sydney star to burst into All Australian calculations after continuing his rich vein of form against Port Adelaide, and he could be one of as many as eight Swans to be...

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2014 round 20 AFL teams

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All the ins and outs for round 20 of the 2014 AFL premiership season.

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2014 round 19 AFL teams

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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The blokes I love to play - it's as simple as that

Bob Murphy - dink

Bob Murphy Bob Murphy channels his 10-year-old self to pen his list of current fave players.

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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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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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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.