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.

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Richmond has leading questions after Jack Riewoldt loses role

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Caroline Wilson Richmond's on-field showing will define the year, not the make-up of its leadership group.

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Saints cancel trip with Tiger

 Dustin Martin.

Caroline Wilson Sam Fisher and David Armitage cancel end-of-season trip to US with Dustin Martin.

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Stability is the key for Tiger

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Caroline Wilson Since the season started, Dustin Martin has found refuge in the game.

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Martin move best for Richmond

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Caroline Wilson The best scenario for Damien Hardwick and his team is to let Dustin Martin go.

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Martin wants to stay a Tiger

Caroline Wilson Disgraceful handling of troubled young footballer Dustin Martin reaches a low point.

Riewoldt stalls on new deal

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Caroline Wilson Stalled contract talks between Richmond and its gun forward Jack Riewoldt have become a growing concern at the club, with Greater Western Sydney confirming again that Riewoldt remains firmly in its...

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Boak to remain with Power in $1.3m deal

Travis Boak (right), seen here tackling Bulldog Tom Liberatore last season, has remained loyal to his club.

Caroline Wilson One of the season's most-debated decisions has been reached.

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Cotchin is Tigers' best as awards keep coming

Richmond best and fairest winner Trent Cotchin with his partner Brooke Kennedy at Crown Palladium.

Jon Pierik and Caroline Wilson Trent Cotchin wins a second successive Jack Dyer Medal as Richmond's best and fairest.

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Trent bucks leading trend

Not for me: Trent Cotchin has fended off a switch to Jack Dyer's old number.

Caroline Wilson Decision to appoint Trent Cotchin as Richmond's next captain hit with a numerical twist.

AFL needs to help men in trouble

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Caroline Wilson Some players simply seem to be ill-suited to a lengthy holiday period.

Tigers pick a winner

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Caroline Wilson RICHMOND looks poised to secure one of the AFL's most respected player agents, Daniel Richardson, to take over the Tigers' football department on the eve of the 2013 season.

Two tribes go to war

Trent Cotchin and Marc Murphy.

Caroline Wilson Young leaders will be chasing old glories in Melbourne season opener.