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Ex-Port Adelaide player Jack Watts reported over car crash

Former Port Adelaide player Jack Watts is slated to appear in court over a car crash in Adelaide's western suburbs on Sunday, just days after announcing his retirement. South Australian police said a 29-year-old man from Henley Beach South was reported to authorities after he allegedly crashed a Toyota Kluger into a parked car in […]

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Snap Shot: What rhymes with October, Mike?

Snap Shot is a weekly column taking a look at the lighter side of football. News that Mike Brady is to sing his football anthem Up There Cazaly at the MCG on grand final day and have it beamed into Brisbane before the big match was welcome to Victorians yearning for normality in a year […]

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Jumping Jack’s back to paint Brisbane yellow and black

Having been challenged on and off the field like never before in 2020, Richmond spearhead Jack Riewoldt is ready to be the main man up forward again in Friday night's qualifying final against the Brisbane Lions as the Tigers chase back-to-back flags for the first time since 1973-74. After helping him fight through a testing […]

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Harley Bennell taken to hospital on Gold Coast

Former AFL player Harley Bennell was taken to a hospital on the Gold Coast on Monday night to be treated for intoxication just hours after announcing he had retired from the game. The 27-year-old announced his decision a week after he breached AFL protocols when he left Melbourne’s hub on the Sunshine Coast while the […]

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Storm forward sent straight to judiciary for hip drop tackle

Melbourne's Max King has been referred straight to the judiciary for a hip drop tackle which had commentators seething and even prompted Greg Alexander to claim there was "an intent to injure". The NRL's match review committee has ordered the 23-year-old to front the judiciary on Tuesday night after he was placed on report for […]

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Broken arm hits Wallaby lock

The Wallabies will be sweating on confirmation from France after Rory Arnold reportedly suffered a fractured right-arm which could put him in doubt for the Rugby Championship. The 30-year-old, who played for Australia in the World Cup last year, was expected to be called-up by new coach Dave Rennie after Rugby Australia tweaked their eligibility […]