Richmond Tigers

Conca, Ellis back on track for Tigers

Jon Pierik   Richmond midfielders Reece Conca and Corey Ellis have yet to rejoin full training but the Tigers are confident that will soon change.

Cats to remain in premiership mix, data suggests

Jackson Thurlow.

Jon Pierik   While there have been predictions of doom for Geelong, official analysis of the Cats' list suggests they should remain firmly in the premiership mix this season.

Hocking, White suffer injury setbacks but Maric on the rise

A little bit sore: Jesse White.

Jon Pierik   Collingwood is dealing with another injury concern, after forward Jesse White was sent for scans on an ankle.

Tiger recruit Ellis set to run again

Corey Ellis is keen to impress.

Daniel Cherny   Richmond's first pick in last year's draft is keen to impress after a frustrating start to his time at Punt Road.

A giving family gets something unexpected back

Peter Hanlon

Peter Hanlon   The Melicans live across the street. Lewis, the youngest of Damian and Sue's three, flew to the Gold Coast for schoolies last week, came home a Sydney footballer, and headed north again without his head even touching the pillow.

Cotchin signs five-year deal with Tigers

Top Tiger: Trent Cotchin has capped off a stellar year with his third Jack Dyer Medal.

Timna Jacks   Richmond captain Trent Cotchin has signed a five-year contract extension with his club.

Mark Williams diagnosed with cancer

Fighting: Mark Williams.

Michael Gleeson   Richmond assistant coach and former Port Adelaide premiership coach Mark Williams has been diagnosed with cancer

'Burning' Tigers prepare for 'hardest ever' pre-season

Tiger on the prowl: Brandon Ellis.

Jon Pierik   Exciting Richmond midfielder Brandon Ellis has declared the Tigers are still "burning" from their stinging elimination final loss to Port Adelaide.

Tigers sign former Cat Hunt

The paperwork to finalise the Taylor Hunt deal was lodged with the AFL on Sunday.

Michael Gleeson and Matt Murnane   Richmond has signed former Geelong midfielder Taylor Hunt as a delisted free agent with young Cat Joel Hamling heading to the Bulldogs

Taylor Hunt to find new home at Richmond

Taylor Hunt.

Emma Quayle   Taylor Hunt's career will continue at Richmond next year, with the Tigers set to sign the delisted Geelong midfielder as a free agent.

Essendon bombs out on Friday nights

The players were not a party to the case brought by James Hird and Essendon, but agreed that the joint investigation conducted by ASADA and the AFL last year was unlawful.

Jon Pierik   Essendon has been handed only two Friday-night matches next season, and none in the opening six rounds, as Richmond emerged as the league's darling in the marquee timeslot.

2015 AFL fixture: Richmond

Richmond's fixture for the 2015 home and away season

Tigers to play 14 home and away games at MCG in 2015

High five: Fans will see plenty of  the Tigers at the MCG.

Caroline Wilson   Richmond will be a major beneficiary of the AFL's guaranteed supporter-friendly fixture with 14 games at the MCG next season and up to six home Saturday afternoons at its preferred home ground in a return to traditional weekend football.

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Richmond invested in draft under Hardwick

RIchmond logo.

Matt Murnane   Not since Damien Hardwick first arrived at Punt Road has Richmond been as invested in a national draft, and the club admits the pressure is on its recruiting staff to make the right selections.

Richmond announce six re-signings

Jake Batchelor

As most AFL clubs were deep in discussion over potential signings, Richmond announced six re-signings.

Foot scans end Trengove-to-Tigers deal

Ronny Lerner   Jack Trengove‚Äôs proposed switch to Richmond in this trade period suffered a mortal blow on Tuesday after scans revealed the former Melbourne skipper re-aggravated the navicular injury in his left foot.

Tigers make surprise bid for Jack Trengove

Jack Trengove: One of Melbourne's top two picks in 2009.

Michael Gleeson and Emma Quayle   No deal on Dayne Beams but Jack Trengove may be a Tiger.

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Richmond's Trent Cotchin joins greats with three medals

Top Tiger: Trent Cotchin has capped off a stellar year with his third Jack Dyer Medal.

Daniel Cherny   Richmond captain Trent Cotchin has ascended into rarefied air at Punt Road, becoming just the ninth Tiger to win three Jack Dyer Medals.

Malthouse to rejoin Tigers of old

Richmond players Geoff Raines, Michael Roach (wearing a Collingwood guernsey) and Mick Malthouse after their grand final series win in 1980.

Jon Pierik   Mick Malthouse is set to rejoin his former Richmond premiership teammates at the Tigers' annual get-together for the first time at the MCG on Wednesday night.

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Dons and dusted? Thompson, Hird and Hardwick

Damien Hardwick and James Hird need to instill a ruthless edge in their teams in 2015.

Matthew Lloyd   Mark Thompson, James Hird and Damien Hardwick were all former Essendon teammates of mine and  all had one thing in common - their self-belief and courage made their teammates walk taller.