Richmond Tigers

Timid Tigers must fight fear: Maric

7:44 PM   Richmond ruckman Ivan Maric said one of the Tigers' big problems this season had been playing without being daring enough.

Lewis gets two-match ban, Hodge sent to tribunal

Luke Hodge shakes hands with Andrew Swallow after the game.

Jesse Hogan   Hawthorn are set to have at least one of Jordan Lewis and Luke Hodge available for their grand final rematch against Sydney after the match review panel decided only Hodge's strike was serious enough to warrant a referral to the tribunal.

No vest but Johnson has another colourful afternoon

Richmond's Ivan Maric

Peter Hanlon   Richmond rallies but captain Joel Selwood lifts to keep his team safe

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Will Richmond come to play this weekend?

Garry Lyon

Garry Lyon   "Tonight, we didn't come to play."

Hardwick: Playing Deledio first-up was a mistake

Sidelined: Richmond veteran Brett Deledio.

Ronny Lerner   Richmond coach Damien Hardwick has admitted that playing star veteran Brett Deledio in round one was a mistake.

Landing a forward no small task for Tigers

Patrick Dangerfield.

Jon Pierik   While Richmond has stated a desire for a creative small forward-midfielder who can kick goals, securing one is another story.

Vickery a symbol of what bedevils Tigers

Tyrone Vickery is the early pick who has not become the player the club thought he would.

Michael Gleeson   Tyrone Vickery will most likely be picked to play for Richmond this week. He kicked four in the VFL last week and Ben Griffiths is out injured.

Houli allegedly racially abused at MCG

Richmond footballer Bachar Houli (left)

AFL club Richmond Tigers are investigating an allegation that a prominent media figure racially vilified midfielder Bachar Houli.

Cotchin needs to get best out of teammates

Richmond players leave the ground after another loss, this time to Sydney in round 14.

Daniel Cherny   Richmond captain Trent Cotchin believes it is up to him to get the best out of his teammates as the Tigers look to redress their stuttering start to the year.

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Gale won't talk about Hardwick's contract

Damien Hardwick is coaching his sixth season at Richmond and appeared shattered during his frank assessment of the Friday night performance.

Caroline Wilson   Richmond chief Brendon Gale has refused to elaborate on coach Damien Hardwick's contractual status after the club's dismal start to 2015 which sees the Tigers at break-even after the round four loss to Melbourne.

Hardwick under pressure as Tigers tumble

Damien Hardwick speaks to his players during a break in the game against Melbourne on Friday.

Jon Pierik   Richmond faces a potentially rugged run into the mid-season break, adding pressure on coach Damien Hardwick after a poor start to the season.

Coach says Tigers' performance was 'insipid'

Demons coach Paul Roos talks to his players during a break in the game.

Tom Cowie   Frustrated Richmond coach Damien Hardwick has put his players on notice after the Tigers' 32-point loss to Melbourne at the MCG on Friday night, describing the performance as "insipid" and questioning their toughness.

Gritty Melbourne charge past Richmond

Team-lifter: Melbourne skipper Nathan Jones celebrates after kicking a vital third-quarter goal.

Michael Gleeson   This was a win for Melbourne that will be deemed an upset, but shouldn't be. This was a loss for Richmond that feels in hindsight painfully predictable.

AFL round four: Richmond v Melbourne

Richmond's Sam Lloyd is tackled by Colin Garland during the first quarter during the ANZAC Day eve match at the MCG.

Lee Crossley   Does this game represent a danger match for Richmond? It's Melbourne's first Friday night game in .... well, a long time.

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Ex-Tiger King suing the AFL: report

Former Richmond forward Jake King.

Daniel Cherny   Former Richmond forward Jake King is reportedly suing the AFL for compensation in relation to the foot injuries which ended his career.

Deledio to miss clash with Melbourne

Brett Deledio is troubled by a calf injury.

Matt Murnane   Richmond will be missing key playmaker Brett Deledio for a third straight week.

What Tigers, Dees need for Anzac eve fixture

Tyrone Vickery at Richmond training this week.

Jake Niall   If enough people want it, Richmond could get a regular fixture with Melbourne on the eve of Anzac Day.

Hardwick keen on AFL mid-season trades

Damien Hardwick

The prospect of a mid-season trading period is back on the agenda, but AFL coaches have differing views on whether it would help struggling clubs.

Checker's journey from Great War to grand finals

Demon coach Frank 'Checker' Hughes talks to Melbourne players.

Peter Hanlon   Richmond and Melbourne would love to see Frank "Checker" Hughes permanently acknowledged by their Anzac Day eve meeting becoming an annual tribute.

Stop stargazing Tigers

Richmond at training this week.

Jake Niall   The loss of Deledio can be a catalyst for a better Richmond