Richmond’s chances of completing its miraculuous run to the finals have been given a significant boost, with Sydney announcing on Saturday afternoon that Lance Franklin was a late withdrawal from its side.
Richmond will radically transform the way it recruits, promotes and looks in order to be the AFL leader on gender equity – eventually with an equal male/female staff mix – and become the competition's most woman-friendly club.
A Hawthorn fan was reportedly escorted from the MCG on Friday night after making a racial slur against Brazilian-born Collingwood footballer Heritier Lumumba.
Melanie Schlanger says punishments handed down had seemingly made it clear that there was one rule for athletes competing in cashed-up sports like league and one rule for everybody else.
Since he embarked on his latest sporting mission, it's been pointed out to Bob Utber that if you were to discover that he's leading the push for a statue of an Adelaide footballer with No.32 on his back, that would logically be great news for the people of Moggs Creek. But let's take it one statue at a time.
Jenny and Joe Giansiracusa were leaving Etihad Stadium last weekend when the vastness of their football journey flashed before their eyes.
If Cam McCarthy's junior sporting days are any guide, Greater Western Sydney's next debutant is set for a career as a swingman.
Amanda Turnbull has capped a remarkable 2013-14 trotting season by winning the three-year-old fillies Breeders Crown behind Just Cala for Goulburn trainer Dennis Picker at Melton.
Sydney Roosters back-rower Aidan Guerra says the defending premiers have shown just how damaging they can be after piling on a total of almost 100 points in consecutive games.
Collingwood's young team were "lambs to the slaughter" against a Hawthorn team tuning up for a run at the grand final.