Tigers

How the mad as hell Tigers started winning run

Jake Niall ''I'm mad as hell and I'm not going to take it any more'' – Howard Beale, played by Peter Finch✓ in the 1976 classic, Network.

Richmond coach Damien Hardwick says Tigers are learning to win the tight ones

Reece Conca looks happy at the prospect of a return to the Richmond team.

Liam Mannix After years of playing as if they didn’t quite know how to win, the Tigers are learning to close out the tight ones, says coach Damien Hardwick.

AFL

Tigers of old, and new, enjoy a hot streak

The Tigers have won seven in a row.

Jon Pierik Just two months ago, as Richmond counted three wins alongside 10 defeats, Tony Jewell, the club's last premiership coach, vented his displeasure.

Nathan Buckley hails injury-hit Collingwood Magpies for AFL win over GWS Giants

Andrew Wu Collingwood remain in the running for a finals berth after recording what coach Nathan Buckley described as one of their best wins of the season - but it has come at a considerable cost.

Eagles boost finals claims with big win over Melbourne

Dean Cox and Scott Lycett of the Eagles

Brad Elborough West Coast finds itself right in the mix to snatch a spot in the final eight at the 11th hour after beating Melbourne by 66 points at Patersons Stadium on Saturday night.

Is it 'Mission Impossible' for the Tigers?

Richmond captain Trent Cotchin conducts a football clinic with children participating in the Australia Post Multicultural School Program.

Matt Murnane Richmond captain Trent Cotchin might not believe in finals fairy tales, but the 'Mission Impossible' team could pull off a surprise.

Tigers walk taller alongside Ivan Maric, a spiritual leader

Ivan Maric has been at the heart of a belated Richmond charge that faces its biggest do-or-die moment against the Crows.

Peter Hanlon That Ivan Maric makes Richmond better is an understanding that reaches beyond football, draping a sense of how things should be done over this famous club like, well, a mullet spilling over broad...

Are the Tigers too easily pleased?

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Garry Lyon The Richmond Football Club is gaining a reputation for being far too easily pleased. They won't like reading this but what other conclusion are we to draw from their abysmal start to the 2014 season,...

Trent Cotchin's new captaincy style the key to Tigers' turnaround

Richmond captain Trent Cotchin.

Liam Mannix If Richmond's hot streak is built on raised training standards, then that in turn may be built on the hard line club captain Trent Cotchin has started to take with teammates.

Tigers' morale high heading into mini-final against Adelaide: Ricky Petterd

Jack Riewoldt is enjoying his footy

Liam Mannix Richmond is pumped to continue winning streak after six wins on the trot.

After defeating Essendon, time for Tigers to dream

Richmond players belt out the club song as they celebrate victory over Essendon on Friday.

Greg Baum This was not the Dreamtime game. It was more important than that; it was the time to dream game.

GWS coach Leon Cameron sees improvement in Giants despite loss to Tigers

On the way up: Giants forward Sam Frost punches the ball against the Tigers.

Roy Ward Greater Western Sydney coach Leon Cameron says his side’s 27-point loss to Richmond at the MCG on Saturday night shows great improvement.

AFL

Tigers roar against Giants to keep slim finals hopes alive

Rhys Palmer of the Giants takes a big hit from Nathan Gordon of the Tigers at the MCG on Saturday.

Jake Niall In this competition, five consecutive wins almost invariably place a team inside the top eight, or somewhere near it.

VFL

Port Melbourne holds off Tigers to retain top spot

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Brent Diamond Port Melbourne's resilience in the final term helped it to its 13th win of the season to retain top spot after a 24-point win over the Werribee Tigers at Avalon Airport Oval.

Tigers want to be tough, not thugs: Chaplin

Coming back: Jobe Watson at training on Tuesday.

Matt Murnane Richmond must tone down its aggression to ensure undisciplined acts don’t cost the club what glimmer of finals hope still remains.

Richmond coach Damien Hardwick admits interchange rule stalled Tigers

Damien Hardwick.

Brad Elborough Richmond coach Damien Hardwick admits it took him some time at the start of the season to come to terms with the AFL’s new interchange rule.

AFL

Two Tigers put up their hand for senior AFL recall

Shaun Grigg is in line for a senior recall.

Brent Diamond Richmond midfielder Shaun Grigg and forward Ben Griffiths are among the candidates to replace Ty Vickery.

Ty Vickery whacks Dean Cox in Tigers' AFL win

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Justin Chadwick Richmond ruckman Ty Vickery is facing a lengthy suspension after whacking Dean Cox on the chin in his side's 17-point AFL win over West Coast at Patersons Stadium on Friday night.

AFL

Tigers aim to negate Port Adelaide's Matt White

Matt White.

Port Adelaide's Matt White can expect a working over from his old AFL team.

NEAFL

Concussed Queanbeyan Tigers midfielder Toby Conroy to miss next month of NEAFL

Queanbeyan's Toby Conroy is struggling to deal with the effects of concussion.

David Polkinghorne Queanbeyan's Toby Conroy admits to feeling "not quite right" after his second concussion in three weeks.