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Richmond Tigers

Power surge slays Tigers

Port's Charlie Dixon celebrates after kicking a goal during the match against Richmond at Adelaide Oval on Friday night.

It took just 16 minutes to tell us what we already knew. Richmond have reverted to being an unworthy potential finalist.

AFL Live: Port Adelaide v Richmond

Port v Richmond

Surely this is officially the last chance saloon for either Port Adelaide or Richmond. A loss for either club (both have 6-7 records) would certainly mean the evaporation of their finals chances.

Hardwick wants Tigers in for the kill

Dim view: Damien Hardwick on Saturday.

Richmond coach Damien Hardwick bemoaned the Tigers' lack of "killer instinct" as they failed to meet his 20-goal challenge against the Brisbane Lions on Saturday.

Eddie finds an unlikely ally

Eddie McGuire will be among club presidents addressed by the Our Watch group

Car manufacturing giant Holden is refusing to rule out dumping Collingwood as a major sponsor, with the two parties yet to meet, as Mick Malthouse comes to Eddie McGuire's defence.

Richmond mid-season report card

Top Tiger: Dustin Martin has been the big success for Richmond this year.

Damien Hardwick was seduced by the fact his team reached three consecutive finals series and showed too much faith in an over-rated list.

Maurice Rioli: The magician of Tigerland

Maurice Rioli

On Tuesday night, another six members were inducted into the AFL Hall of Fame. They included not just stars of the modern AFL era but legends of South Australian and Western Australian football.