AFL

Western Bulldogs

On the road with Captain Bob

Bulldog skipper Bob Murphy.

The irony of having devoted a large part of his life to a game is not lost on Bob Murphy. At the same time, he is a serious footballer.

Bulldogs drop Stringer

Dropped: Bulldog Jake Stringer.

Western Bulldogs coach Luke Beveridge has dropped a selection bombshell by axing full-forward Jake Stringer ahead of Sunday's clash with Essendon.

AFL live: Bulldogs v Magpies

Easton Wood leads Jesse White to the footy.

Can the Pies defy the odds and upstage the Dogs in their first 'prime time' home Friday night game in four years?

Final run home, calculators at the ready

Percentage game: After the Hawks' upset loss to Melbourne it's even more wide open in the run home to the finals.

If you’re any sort of football fan, the final three weeks of this season, given the tightness at the top of the ladder, should be interesting enough. If you’re a footy fan and a mathematician, it’s party time.

Kangaroos forward line takes another hit

Ben Brown of the Kangaroos is in doubt for next week.

North Melbourne's previously potent forward set-up is crumbling.The Roos on Saturday night were held to their lowest score of the season and now face the loss of another key-position forward in Ben Brown.