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Saundry to leave as Racing Victoria CEO

Racing Victoria chief executive Bernard Saundry will stand down after the 2016 spring carnival after four years in the hot seat at an organisation that has experienced dramatic change and plenty of controversy during his time at the helm.

Art row over Western Bulldogs jumper

Western Bulldogs jumper

The Aboriginal artists who designed the Western Bulldogs indigenous jumper say they have been exploited by the AFL and have refused to sign a licensing contract with the league.

Cameron haul inspires undermanned Giants

Rory Lobb of the Giants competes for the ball against Fletcher Roberts of the Bulldogs.

Despite losing two key players to injury the opening quarter, the Greater Western Sydney Giants have underlined their top four credentials with a gutsy 25-point win over the Western Bulldogs at Spotless Stadium on Sunday night.

Fight for women gets feisty

Illustration: Matt Golding.

As lobbying for AFL women's teams hits fever pitch, anxious clubs have been moved to question the league about aggressive moves to strategically secure top players pre-emptively on employment contracts. Brisbane's trumpeting this week that it has signed its first marquee player in the prodigious Tayla Harris – which Melbourne was making a serious pitch for - has particularly bristled given list rules for the new competition have not been set by the AFL.

Dogs pair face suspensions

Path out of the team: Jack Redpath has been offered a one-week ban.

The Western Bulldogs have been hit with a double blow ahead of their much anticipated clash with Greater Western Sydney, with Matthew Boyd and Jack Redpath offered one week suspensions for separate incidents. 

Dogs name debutant

Bailey Williams (second from right) is set to debut.

The Western Bulldogs are set to blood their third debutant this season, after South Australian Bailey Williams was named to face Melbourne at the MCG on Sunday.