Adam Cooper

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AFL

Bulldogs rue fixture's financial hit

Jon Pierik and Adam Cooper Battling Dogs one of five teams banished from the Friday night timeslot.

Nothing to hide: Geelong

Geelong has been drawn into the investigation because Dean Robinson worked previously at the Cats.

Adam Cooper, Emma Quayle Investigation into Essendon's use of supplements will prompt discussions among conditioning staff at other clubs and is likely to lift the pressure on players to question any substance they are given.

AFL urges clubs: employ integrity officers

Adam Cooper AFL CHIEF executive Andrew Demetriou has urged clubs to employ their own integrity officers ahead of bolstering coaching panels in a bid to eradicate the problems similar to the supplement scandal...

Byrnes stars for Demons

Adam Cooper Former Geelong forward Shannon Byrnes showed he could be a handy acquisition.

Geelong's Johnson to take one-game AFL ban

Steve Johnson and Hayden Ballantyne

Adam Cooper Geelong forward Steve Johnson admits he must learn from his lack of discipline after becoming the latest Cat to be suspended for striking Fremantle’s Hayden Ballantyne.

Riewoldt, Judd may be rested

Nick Riewoldt.

Adam Cooper and Matt Murnane Carlton and St Kilda are weighing up whether to recall Chris Judd and Nick Riewoldt.

Rule change may put Cat Blicavs into play

Mark Blicavs.

Adam Cooper Fate already seems on the side of former steeplechaser to make his AFL debut.