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Brisbane Lions AFL Women’s coach Craig Starcevich has slammed the quality of the lighting at Princes Park, suggesting it could be a safety hazard for players. The Lions returned to the winners circle on Saturday night after their impressive 22-point win over Carlton but Starcevich admitted he had a hard time seeing how well his […]
We’ve had our first taste of AFLX, and in terms of divisiveness it was the sporting world’s answer to pineapple on pizza. Here’s five quick takes from me on the AFL’s newest experiment. The game badly needs more balance I sat down to watch and live blog the first AFLX tournament on Thursday night thinking […]
Match result: The Brisbane Lions have put an end to Carlton’s unbeaten start to the 2018 AFLW season, defeating them in dominant fashion at Ikon Park on Saturday night. Final score Carlton Blues 2.6 (18) Brisbane Lions 6.4 (40) Match preview: The Carlton Blues will look to assert their dominance on top of the ladder, […]
Article link: Carlton Blues vs Brisbane Lions: AFLW live scores, blog. Written by Thomas English, on The Roar - Your Sports Opinion.
Match result: The Brisbane Lions have joined the Adelaide Crows and Melbourne Demons as winners of the first ever week of AFLX, defeating the Sydney Swans in the grand final at Allianz Stadium. Final score Brisbane Lions 67 Sydney Swans 41 Match preview: The third and final day of the AFLX tournament is in Sydney, with […]
Match result: The Adelaide Crows have kept their season alive thanks to the incredible return of superstar Erin Phillips who booted four goals in a seven-point win, while it may be more bad news for the Western Bulldogs after they lost Katie Brennan to potentially serious injury late in the match. Final score Adelaide Crows […]
Article link: Adelaide Crows vs Western Bulldogs: AFLW live scores, blog. Written by Josh Elliott, on The Roar - Your Sports Opinion.
Melbourne have scored a 10-point win over Hawthorn in Friday night’s AFLX grand final at Etihad Stadium. The Demons led by 22 points at halftime and held on for a 56-46 victory in front of 22,585 fans. Jake Melksham, Alex Neal-Bullen and James Harmes all booted 10-pointers in the final, with Melksham outstanding throughout with […]
North Melbourne cut a gargantuan amount of experience at the end of 2016 and then followed it up with cutting some more this off-season. Andrew Swallow, Lindsay Thomas, Sam Gibson, Lachie Hansen and Aaron Mullett represent another significant crop of experience that has left the building. ‘Rebuild’ tends to be a dirty word in the […]
Article link: 2020 vision: How North Melbourne completes the rebuild in two years. Written by Josh Elliott, on The Roar - Your Sports Opinion.
Etihad Stadium is the host for the second round of AFLX games when the Carlton Blues, Essendon Bombers, Hawthorn Hawks, Melbourne Demons, North Melbourne Kangaroos and St Kilda Saints fight for glory in this new competition. Join The Roar for all the action from 6:40pm (AEDT). Younger players will be looking at this competition as an […]
So far in the AFLW, much like in the men’s game, we have largely seen the awards, attention and accolades go to the midfielders. If you asked someone to list the top players in the game, you would expect to hear names such as Daisy Pearce, Karen Paxman, Erin Phillips and Jaimee Lambert - and […]
Article link: Talls weren’t supposed to thrive in the AFLW – here’s why they are. Written by Hannah Mouncey, on The Roar - Your Sports Opinion.
The AFLX experiment could be a monster success as coaches, players and fans instantly warmed to the short format. The debut of the abbreviated format in Adelaide on Thursday night has been hailed a resounding triumph by all involved. Fans flocked to the fresh format; players loved it; and coaches welcomed both the spectacle and […]