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Sport

AFL Boss Flags Bans For Brawlers After Frightening MCG Fight

1 min read

Ugly scenes in the outer like we saw last night will not go unpunished.

Sport

Sport

Don't Start Your AFL Season Without This Appallingly Catchy Song

1 min read

Last warning: You really don't have to listen to this.

Sport

Sport

Tatts The Way A Real Fan Shows Support For Tayla Harris

1 min read

It was already an iconic image that would live forever.

Sport

Sport

Hey AFLW, We Just Designed Your New Logo. You're Welcome.

1 min read

The AFLW logo is unevocative, which is a fancy way of saying it's boring and forgettable.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Man Shoots Himself After Throwing Gun At Cockroach

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Sport

Sport

Check Out All These Other Spectacular Pics Of Tayla Harris Kicking

2 min read

That pic we're all talking about today? It wasn't a one-off. Far from it.

Sport

Sport

AFLW Hero Tayla Harris Says The Trolling Was Like 'Sexual Abuse'

2 min read

AFLW star Tayla Harris wants action taken against those who made lewd comments online in response to a photo of her kicking at goal.

Luke McManus

Luke McManus

Removing Tayla Harris' Photo Penalised Fans And Gave The Trolls A Free Kick

5 min read

The trolls and cowards may have huffed and puffed and beat their puny little chests, but the pros and we grownups ultimately won the day.

National

National

Removed AFL Photo Was Attacked With 'Reprehensible' Comments By 'Animals'

2 min read

The decision to delete a photo of AFLW star Tayla Harris after it was flooded by "reprehensible comments" is proving controversial.

Monday Footy Fix

Monday Footy Fix

'C-Word' Strikes Again In AFLW Farce

2 min read

Ladders are supposed to be something you can climb. But not the AFL Women's ladder.

News

News

Footy Club Offers Xboxes To Get Junior Recruits

1 min read

A Victorian country AFL club has come up with a counterintuitive way to get teenagers off the couch to play sport – offering them a free Xbox One console.

Sport

Sport

Angry AFL Fans Are Needlessly Hammering Bulldogs 'Thor' Jumpers

2 min read

Calm down, everybody. There's a strong argument that these guernseys are absolutely MARVEL-lous.

Sport

Sport

Not A Bright Idea: Fans Furious About Proposed Twilight AFL Grand Final

2 min read

We'll know on Thursday whether the AFL moves the Grand Final from its traditional 2:30 pm bounce to a twilight start.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Melbourne Cafe Slammed For 'Offensive' Disability Joke

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Sport

Sport

What The AFL Must Do After The Latest 'Cowardly' Racist Slur

2 min read

The fact that this headline contains the word "latest" is sickening.

#RANTSHARWOOD

#RANTSHARWOOD

AFLX: The Horror Hybrid That Has Fans Asking AFL-WHY?

2 min read

AFLX happens tonight at Marvel Stadium -- a comic book version of Australia's favourite winter sport played at a venue named after a comic book movie franchise.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman, 19, Defends 62-Year-Old Husband Against Trolls Calling Him A 'Child Snatcher'

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Man Violently Attacks His Attorney After Getting 47-Year Jail Sentence

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Sport

Sport

Conan O'Brien: 'I Knew This Was My Sport When I Saw The Short Shorts'

1 min read

US talk show host Conan O'Brien trained with the Sydney Swans yesterday in the glorious Sydney sunshine, because why not?

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman Gives Birth While In Coma, Didn't Know She Was Pregnant

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

Sport

Sport

Disbelief And Anger At 'C-Word' Ruining The AFL Women's Season

1 min read

The AFL Women's season is a mess and fans are furious.

Sport

Sport

Watch This AFLW Player's Reaction To Being Selected, And Try Not To Cry

2 min read

We seem to have something in our eye as we write this.

Sport

Sport

AFL Star Majak Daw Says He Feels 'Blessed' After Bridge Fall

1 min read

After falling from a bridge last month, AFL player Majak Daw has thanked fans for their support and revealed he is on the mend.

Exclusive

Exclusive

The 10 Most Powerful Australian Photos From 2018

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Getty Images has given 10 daily an exclusive recap at the 10 most powerful Australian images in news and sport from the year.

Jackson Ryan

Jackson Ryan

The AFLX Is The Greatest Farce In Professional Sport

5 min read

The AFL is trying to jam an oval-shaped masterpiece into a rectangle-shaped hole.

Updated

Updated

AFL Star Majak Daw Injured In Fall From Bolte Bridge

1 min read

AFL star Majak Daw reportedly fell from Melbourne's Bolte Bridge into the Yarra River late on Monday night.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Queensland Fires Escalate And Amy Shark Dominates The ARIAs

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Natalie Portman Shows True Colours, Surprises Demons Training Session

1 min read

A Swan infiltrated a Demons training session on Wednesday morning.

Megan Hustwaite

Megan Hustwaite

If You Think The Grand Final Should Be Best Of Three You're Not A True AFL Fan

3 min read

You know what they say -- If it ain’t broke don’t throw tradition out the window and completely stuff up something which is perfectly fine just as it is!

Sport

Sport

New Embarrassing Low As Carlton Shafted From Prime Time TV

1 min read

It's official. Nobody wants to watch Carlton. Not even Carlton fans.

National

National

Former AFL Player Colin Sylvia Dies In Car Crash Age 32

1 min read

Former Melbourne and Fremantle AFL player Colin Sylvia has died age 32.

News

News

Former AFL Player Shane Mumford Filmed 'Snorting' White Powder

1 min read

Video showing the former AFL player snorting what appears to be a white powder has been circulated online.

Sport

Sport

Can We Handle A Footy And Cricket Season That Never Ends?

3 min read

It seems our biggest sports want to take over the entire sporting calendar.

Sport

Sport

We Rank The Nine New AFL Rule Changes From 'Hell Yeah!' To 'WTF'?

3 min read

The AFL has made a bunch of rule changes, as it threatened to do all season. Here they are and here's what people think about them:

Sport

Sport

The Real Reason Billy Slater Is Heading To St Kilda

2 min read

It is not the done thing for a parochial Queenslander to admit that he or she is happy residing in another state of Australia.

Sport

Sport

Thousands Of Angry Collingwood Fans Demand AFL Grand Final Review

2 min read

More than 3,700 Collingwood fans have signed a petition demanding the AFL review an umpiring decision that they claim cost them the Premiership.

Sport

Sport

Gang Of Youths Just Roasted A Footy Player Online After Their NRL Grand Final Performance

1 min read

Gang of Youths lit up the NRL grand final pre-match entertainment, and got to blast an AFL star in the process.

Music

Music

Will.i.am Defends Checking His Phone During AFL Grand Final

1 min read

Black Eyed Peas singer will.iam has assured fans that he wasn’t phunking with their hearts at yesterday’s AFL Grand Final performance.

Sport

Sport

Impossible Angle: Grand Final Hero Will 'Never Pay For Another Beer'

1 min read

As Eagles fans celebrated, a Wikipedia editor got a little excited too.

Sport

Sport

Collingwood Cheer Squad Burst Into Tears As Banner Rips

1 min read

Coach Buckley was on hand to save the day.

Sport

Sport

Best Coast Eagles Win Thrilling AFL Grand Final

8 min read

They did it. The Eagles have landed. 11.13 (79) to 11.8 (74).

Sport

Sport

The Simple Stat That Suggests Collingwood Is Unbeatable Today

2 min read

The Magpies are the strong bookies' favourites to win the AFL Grand Final against the West Coast Eagles. But there's another reason to lean heavily towards them.

Sport

Sport

Should Women's Sports Be Modified To Prevent Injury?

4 min read

Mick Malthouse's comments at a footy event where he called AFL a "man's game" prompted AFLW star Moana Hope walk out of the room.

Sport

Sport

Mick Malthouse Defends Women's AFL Comments After Moana Hope Walkout

1 min read

Former AFL coach Mick Malthouse has defended comments he made about the women's AFL league which prompted star Moana Hope to walk out of a public event.

Views

Views

If The AFL Was Fair The Grand Final Would Be In Perth

3 min read

Collingwood undoubtedly has an advantage against West Coast because of where the game will be played.

Megan Hustwaite

Megan Hustwaite

Behind The Scenes Of All The Glitz And Glam At Gownlow 2018

3 min read

Stepping into the stunning villa on the 33rd floor of Melbourne’s Crown Towers is like walking right into peak hour traffic.

Sport

Sport

Tom Mitchell Won Brownlow By Taking A Break From Kit Kats

2 min read

Mmmm, those crispy, crunchy chocolately fingers. Those delicious crunchy hexagons with sprinkly red stuff on them...

Sport

Sport

Tom Mitchell Wins The 2018 Brownlow Medal

1 min read

All the live looks, latest counting and other stuff that is catching our eye at the 2018 Brownlow Medal.

News

News

Who’ll Win The Brownlow? It’s All In The Hair…

3 min read

Bald and blond players grab the lion’s share of umpire’s votes

Megan Hustwaite

Megan Hustwaite

Everything You Need To Know About The Down Low On The Brownlow

3 min read

The Grand Final is still five sleeps away but there will be an almighty chorus of barracking and cheers for the fan favourite right around the country tonight.

Sport

Sport

Grand Final To Be Bird Battle As West Coast Humiliate Demons

2 min read

Let's start with the final score. 18.13 (121) to 7.13 (55).

Sport

Sport

Why The MCG Erupted In Chants Of "U-S-A, U-S-A, U-S-A"

1 min read

Was that Yankee Stadium or the MCG?

Sport

Sport

Collingwood Now Premiership Favourites After Taming Tigers

4 min read

The Tigers had won 22 straight at the MCG and were overwhelming favourites before the first preliminary final against the Magpies on Friday night.

Sport

Sport

Secret Magpie Spy Invades Tigers Training

1 min read

Those dastardly Magspies will stop at nothing.

Sport

Sport

Outrage In Adelaide, But Judge Got Footy's Toughest Call Right

3 min read

Damned if he did, damned if he didn't.

Views

Views

People Think I'm Joking When I Say I Support GWS

5 min read

You see, I’ve always had a soft spot for the Giants but this year they’ve mended my broken footy heart.

Crime

Crime

Police Hunt Thugs After Brutal Head-Stomp Attack Caught On Video

1 min read

One victim was punched in the head 17 times then stomped on.

Sport

Sport

Which Long-Suffering AFL Fans Deserve The Premiership Most?

3 min read

Wait for it...

Politics

Politics

AFL Boss McLachlan Also Lobbied For Polo Player Visa

3 min read

What's the go with the a̶u̶ ̶p̶a̶i̶r̶s̶ polo player?

Sport

Sport

AFL Fans Ripped Off By Scalpers For Finals Tickets

1 min read

AFL fans have been left out in the cold as ticket scalpers charge exorbitant prices for finals tickets.

Views

Views

If Your Kid's Role Models Are Pissed Up Footy Players You Need To Parent Better

3 min read

The Cats do it soooooooo much better than the Dogs.

Views

Views

Here's Who'll Win The AFL This Year*

5 min read

*I'm often wrong.

Sport

Sport

What Is A Salary Cap, And Who's Broken It So Far?

4 min read

Salary caps attempt to make sport fair for clubs and fun for fans.

Politics

Politics

Dutton Denies Wrongdoing Over Au Pairs As Opponents Demand Answers

3 min read

What's the go with the au pairs?

Politics

Politics

Deuwel Citizen: Peter Dutton Helped Au Pair Stay In Australia After Lobbying From AFL Boss

2 min read

Peter Dutton intervened to stop the deportation of a French woman in 2015, it is reported.

National

National

With A Simple Question, A Team Was Born

2 min read

The football club, Australia could learn a thing or two from.

Sport

Sport

AFL Coin Toss To Send Strong Message To A Political Tosser

2 min read

A "simple but symbolic gesture" of solidarity.

Style

Style

AFL Star Buddy Franklin Launches Line Of Merch And Yay Sports!

2 min read

It's got wife Jesinta's tick of approval.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Parliament Resumes And Tourist Killed By Hippo

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Trump's Sanctions And Government Pressured To Do More For Farmers

5 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

Sport

Sport

The Photo That Shows The Horrific Extent Of The On-Field Punch

1 min read

Warning: Graphic Image

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Lombok Earthquake And The Man Delivering Water To Farmers

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

Sport

Sport

Five Knee Reconstructions And 2000 Days: Swans Player's Incredible Comeback Tale

4 min read

"It's one of the more remarkable stories I’ve seen in professional sport"

Sport

Sport

Watch Richmond's Absolutely Freakish AFL 'Goal Of The Year' Contender

1 min read

"Jack Higgins has just kicked the best goal I've ever seen"

Sport

Sport

Ticket Scalping Crackdown With $483,000 Fine

1 min read

Big penalties for people reselling AFL tickets for inflated prices.

Sport

Sport

Eagles Star Lewis Jetta's Hilarious Gym Interview

1 min read

"We kick a footy around for our job."

Sport

Sport

Former AFL Player Brian Lake Was Arrested In Japan

1 min read

Lake was arrested following an incident at a bar in Osaka.

Sport

Sport

'Disgraceful, Obscene': Reactions To Barry Hall's Comment

1 min read

'Barry Hall just Barry Halled his post match football career.'

Sport

Sport

Barry Hall Sacked After 'Unacceptable' Comment

1 min read

The AFL great has been sacked from a radio gig after making an inappropriate comment in a pre-match talk.

Views

Views

The Best Sporting Moments Happen Off The Field

4 min read

AFL great Neale Daniher is facing his toughest-ever adversary, and Australians are heeding the battle call.

Views

Views

Um, Why Did The Adelaide Crows Just Buy A Baseball Team?

4 min read

Is Adelaide FC poised to be Australia's first super club?

Views

Views

The AFL Is Sherrin The Love, But Fans Want To Watch The Best Teams

4 min read

It seems in their bid to be 'fair', they've damaged the brand.

Sport

Sport

How Saliva Could Help Detect A Concussion On The Footy Field

3 min read

Athletes are lining up to participate in research that will show us the damage Australia's most loved sports can do to your brain.

Sport

Sport

Adam Goodes Chats With The Project

1 min read

Adam Goodes sat down with Waleed Aly, and reflected on a difficult career end and what his future holds.

National

National

Etihad Stadium To Be Renamed Marvel Stadium

1 min read

It's part of an eight-year deal inked between Melbourne Stadiums Limited and Disney.

News

News

Joel Wilkinson Set To Sue AFL Over Alleged Racial Abuse, Sexual Harassment

2 min read

Another Australian sporting code is in damage control after former Gold Coast Suns player Joel Wilkinson launched legal action against the AFL over claims of racial abuse and sexual harassment.