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Ugle-Hagan on the Bulldogs path I followed: Weightman

Emerging Bulldogs forward Cody Weightman says he can see parallels between the start of his career and the way teammate Jamarra Ugle-Hagan might progress in his second season with the club. Weightman played just three games in his first season after being a first-round selection (No.15) in the 2019 national draft and was not seen […]

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How Bontempelli is pushing Ugle-Hagan to reach his potential

Western Bulldogs captain Marcus Bontempelli says Jamarra Ugle-Hagan, the former No.1 overall pick, is tracking well in his bid to have a greater on-field role next season. Ugle-Hagan, 19, managed only five matches in his debut season (seven goals) and was overlooked for the finals campaign because it was felt he could struggle against bigger-bodied […]

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Kaufusi becomes the inaugural signing for the Dolphins

The Dolphins have finally struck a blow on the recruitment front, making premiership-winning Melbourne forward Felise Kaufusi their first signing. Kaufusi has signed a three-year deal to join the Dolphins, almost a month after the new franchise entered into the playing market. The Redcliffe-based outfit has missed out on a slew of off-contract stars including […]

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Bombers post strong financial result for COVID-hit 2021 season

Essendon have posted a strong financial result for 2021, recording a statutory profit of $8.2 million and becoming bank-debt free again. The Bombers’ profit for this year is made up of $1.2 million generated from operations, and $7 million derived from grants and donations which were used to expand their Hangar facility in Tullamarine. The […]