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West Coast Eagles confirm Nic Naitanui needs a full knee reconstruction

16, 2018 West Coast has confirmed star ruckman Nic Naitanui has a torn ACL in his right knee and will need to undergo a full reconstruction with up to 12 months rehab.

Sporting News, 22h ago

Naitanui injured in Eagles win, Swans and Dockers both triumph - ABC Grandstand, 21h ago


Adelaide Crows should hand Rory Sloane the captaincy, says Kane Cornes

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17, 2018 The re-signing of Rory Sloane for five years seems to have breathed life back into Adelaide after a torrid first half of the season, and former Port Adelaide star Kane Cornes thinks the Crows should keep the good feelings going by handing Sloane the captaincy next year.

Sporting News, 22h ago



Naitanui injured in Eagles win, Swans and Dockers both triumph

Swans get home against Kangaroos in thriller Photo: Sydney's Aliir Aliir (L) tries to spoil the ball, as North Melbourne's Majak Daw takes a mark.

ABC Grandstand, 21h ago



Ex-AFL player Brian Lake detained in Japan

Former AFL premiership player Brian Lake has been arrested in Japan following an "incident" in a bar.

ABC Grandstand, 23h ago



Nick Riewoldt rips into Mick Malthouse for questioning ageing AFL stars

ET Recently retired St Kilda champion Nick Riewoldt has criticised Mick Malthouse after the former Carlton, Collingwood and West Coast coach wrote an article speculating on which current AFL players may be playing their final season.

Sporting News, 22h ago



Doubt remains over Port Adelaide star Robbie Gray's fitness for Giants clash

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ET Port Adelaide has named star Robbie Gray for this Sundays crucial AFL clash against GWS but the word out of Adelaide is hes unlikely to play.

Sporting News, 2h ago



Malcolm Blight critical of Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley's fears over AFL rule changes

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Meanwhile, AFLPA president and Geelong starPatrick Dangerfield disagreed, believingzones could improve the look of the game.

Sporting News, 22h ago



Sydney criticised after runner stays on for final two minutes of North Melbourne win

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The Swans went ahead with two minutes on the clock after Aliir Aliir drifted forward to break the deadlock.

Sporting News, 22h ago



Adelaide Crow Curtly Hampton retires at 25 after 'losing passion' for AFL football

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ET Adelaides Curtly Hampton has retired from the AFL effective immediately, saying he has lost the passion to play at the highest level.

Sporting News, 22h ago



North Melbourne reportedly makes huge offer to Port Adelaide's Jared Polec

ET North Melbourne has reportedly put a sizable offer in front of out-of-contract Port Adelaide player Jared Polec as the Kangaroos continue their mission to bring in established, high-quality talent.

Sporting News, 22h ago



AFL Tribunal: Ryan Nyhuis suspended for three weeks, Bryce Gibbs found not guilty

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17, 2018 Fremantle Dockers defender Ryan Nyhuis has been suspended for three weeks for his ugly hit on Port Adelaide's Robbie Gray, while Bryce Gibbs has escaped punishment for rough conduct on Joel Selwood. Gray lay motionless on the field after being slammed into the turf as Port played the Dockers on the weekend. He was eventually stretchered off as Nyhuis was charged with rough conduct andreferred straight to the tribunal. The 21-year-old Nyhuis pleaded guilty and the panel took just two minutes to deliver their verdict. MORE: Sicily out with borken wrist | Cats fall to another huge defeat The fact that in this particular case, there looked to be more than one action, and the fact that he drove Gray into the ground in a vulnerable position with excessive force .

Sporting News, 22h ago



Sydney Swans' Josh Kennedy updates injury after scans on his back

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17, 2018 Sydney captain Josh P. Kennedy has taken to social media to reassure fans he should be right to face Gold Coast this week after finishing last Sunday on the sidelines.

Sporting News, 22h ago



The AFL Rover's top 10 in this year's draft after the U18 championships

Previous Next Previous Next 7 10 4 Max King Victoria Key forward Height : 202cm, Weight : 85kg, Date of Birth : 7/7/00 A knee injury early in the season has seen King out of action since April, but he was good enough as an under-ager in 2017 to already have his papers stamped as a top 10 prospect.

Sporting News, 10h ago



Tim Watson's on the money, Eagle Andrew Gaff isn't worth $1 million

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And now its Andrew Gaff, previously considered a lock to be St Kildas 2019 best and fairest winner.

Sporting News, 52m ago



Should they stay or should they go A look at send-off options the AFL could introduce

External Link: AFL tweet: Lions defender Harris Andrews has been taken off on a stretcher after this collision with Jeremy Cameron.

ABC Grandstand, 20h ago