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Brownlow Medal 2014: Last-minute money comes for Joel Selwood and Josh Kennedy

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Daniel Cherny Punters have cooled on the prospect of a third Brownlow Medal for Gary Ablett, with money coming on Monday for Geelong captain Joel Selwood and Sydney midfielder Josh Kennedy.

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Injuries end seasons for Collingwood's Dayne Beams, Travis Cloke, Ben Reid

Dayne Beams is helped from the ground.

Liam Mannix Collingwood’s injury woes appear every bit as bad as feared with Dayne Beams, Travis Cloke and Ben Reid all facing suspected season-ending injuries.

Travis Cloke questions umpiring consistency

''We are getting somewhere'': Travis Cloke.

Jon Pierik Travis Cloke says Collingwood's on-field leaders need to take a stronger stance but has warned the Magpies' detractors not to "wipe us off" as the club fights to make the finals.

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Nathan Buckley predicts Travis Cloke will soon 'tear a game apart'

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Emma Quayle Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley believes Travis Cloke will regain top form through his ongoing hard work and the help of his teammates, predicting the key forward will soon 'tear a game apart' as...

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How Collingwood teammates can get Travis Cloke back on target

Collingwood spearhead Travis Cloke needs to regain AFL form.

Collingwood teammates playing 150 metres away from Travis Cloke may have a big say in how quickly the key forward can return to top AFL form.

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Collingwood's Scott Pendlebury tells fans: lay off Travis Cloke

Heaping praiseon his teammates: Collingwood captain Scott Pendlebury.

Daniel Cherny Scott Pendlebury has a pointed message to Collingwood's fans: Lay off Travis Cloke.

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Travis Cloke still keeps defender awake at night

Brent Harvey plays Pied Piper at North’s family day.

Jon Pierik While Wayne Carey has called for Travis Cloke to be ''stronger upstairs'', the Collingwood forward's likely opponent on Saturday says he was unlikely to have a relaxing sleep heading into the...

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Physicality does the trick for Travis Cloke

Travis Cloke takes a strong mark as Scott Thompson of the Kangaroos tries to bring him down.

Jake Niall During the week, Collingwood's coaches sat down with Travis Cloke and reviewed about 20 one-on-one contests in which he had engaged, and mainly lost, during his indifferent first four matches.

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Travis Cloke welcomes change on marking contest rulings

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Matt Murnane Collingwood spearhead Travis Cloke is licking his lips at the prospect of being allowed greater freedom to use his strength in marking contests.

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Travis Cloke not considered elite by Champion Data

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JULY 12:  Travis Cloke of the Magpies reacts after missing a goal during the round 16 AFL match between the Collingwood Magpies and the Adelaide Crows at Melbourne Cricket Ground on July 12, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Michael Dodge/Getty Images)

Jon Pierik Travis Cloke may be regarded as the premier power forward in the AFL, but a deeper analysis of his game has meant he is not classified as one of the league's elite players.

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Jesse White will back up Travis Cloke in attack at Collingwood

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Jon Pierik Coach Nathan Buckley looking for greater goalkicking support for power forward.

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Travis Cloke re-signs with Magpies

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Michael Gleeson Travis Cloke will not renew acquaintance with Michael Malthouse and nor will he dock in Fremantle. The Collingwood forward will remain a Magpie for five years.

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Crows join hunt for Travis Cloke

Adelaide have joined the hunt for Collingwood's All-Australian key forward Travis Cloke, whose contract negotiations with the Magpies have been put on hold until the end of the AFL season.

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Travis Cloke booked for driving on disqualified licence

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Matt Murnane Collingwood has confirmed that Travis Cloke was booked for driving while on a disqualified licence.

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Thereabouts isn't always the formula for ultimate success

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Tim Lane It's fashionable these days for coaches to espouse the notion of consistently putting their teams "thereabouts". That is, of achieving a run of top-four finishes. Of regularly being in the ballpark.

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Fremantle Dockers finally find partner for Matthew Pavlich

Matt Taberner and Matthew Pavlich are proving dynamic up forward.

Splashing the cash failed to fix Fremantle's forward-line conundrum, but a bargain buy appears to have done the trick.

Report card for AFL teams that didn't make the grade

Josh Hill returns to the Eagles side this weekend.

Rohan Connolly Ten teams have bowed out for season 2014. Rohan Connolly rates their performances.

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St Kilda's desperate call from the war room

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Jake Niall Every week, a group of St Kilda officials gather in a window-less room in the football department which has become known to all as "The War Room". 

Free agent James Frawley to meet Demon coach Paul Roos

James Frawley (right) has yet to make a call on his future.

Jon Pierik Melbourne may be given a clearer indication of James Frawley's plans when the off-contract utility has his end-of-season interview with coach Paul Roos on Wednesday.

Magpies cull coach Matthew Lappin as budget gets skinny

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Jake Niall Collingwood, facing a need to reduce football department spending due to the new tax, has cut forward line coach Matthew Lappin and a member of the club's sports science department.