AFL 2024 Power Rankings after Round 1, every club ranked, analysis, ladder, predictions, top eight, latest news

[ad_1] Welcome back to the Power Rankings. Reversals in rematches of last year’s preliminary finals have shaken up the top four before Round 1 even begins – so let’s see where everyone sits before the season proper. What are the Power Rankings? This is our attempt to rank every AFL club from best to worst. … Read more

Alastair Clarkson hits back at questioning over behaviour, angry outbursts, North Melbourne coach latest news

[ad_1] Alastair Clarkson has refused to answer questions over his expletive-laden tirade at St Kilda players in his first press conference since he was fined and handed a suspended two-match ban by the AFL. In a terse exchange with a reporter, Clarkson said he only wanted to focus on this week’s game against GWS as … Read more

Round 1 team tips, squads, predictions, ins and outs, injuries, players dropped, SuperCoach, latest news

[ad_1] Those that played in Opening Round already need to call in the reinforcements after injury setbacks or changes otherwise. Meanwhile we’ll see 10 clubs line-ups for the first time in 2024. Get the latest selection and injury news ahead of Round 1 in AFL Team Tips! The only place to watch every game of … Read more

George Hewett strike on Lachie Neale, could set standard for season

[ad_1] The Match Review Officer’s grading of a George Hewett off-ball strike will “set an example” for the rest of the AFL season, according to triple premiership Lion Jonathan Brown, as the Carlton on-baller faces a nervous wait. Hewett and dual Brownlow Medallist Lachie Neale were tangling at a stoppage during Carlton’s win over Brisbane … Read more

Alastair Clarkson fined $20,000, given two-match suspended ban for comments to St Kilda players, Jimmy Webster, Dougal Howard, hit on Jy Simpkin, penalty, video

[ad_1] North Melbourne coach Alastair Clarkson has been handed a $20,000 fine and suspended two-match ban until the end of the 2025 AFL season by the AFL for his fiery exchange with St Kilda players. It came in the aftermath of Jimmy Webster’s sickening hit on Kangaroos co-captain Jy Simpkin in last week’s practice match … Read more

Every club’s predicted ladder range, premiership, finals, top eight, top four, bottom four, predictions, Opening Round

[ad_1] With a new season comes recalibrated expectations, but all of them come with a predicted ladder range. Be it a surge up the ladder, a plummet down or a continuation of form, the AFL hierarchy will quickly take shape after the ball is bounced for Opening Round. With that in mind, has predicted … Read more

Captains Day predictions, survey, premiership, Brownlow Medal, Coleman Medal, Rising Star, Collingwood Magpies, Brisbane Lions, Western Bulldogs, Carlton Blues, Marcus Bontempelli, Nick Daicos, Charlie Curnow

[ad_1] The AFL’s 18 captains have had their say on how they think this season will unfold, answering seven pertinent questions about the upcoming 2024 campaign. Unsurprisingly, the majority of the league’s skippers predicted reigning premier Collingwood would qualify for the finals, while the runner-up Brisbane Lions were next in line in the minds of … Read more

Jimmy Webster apology for Jy Simpkin hit, Tribunal hearing result, suspension, ban, concussion, St Kilda Saints, North Melbourne Kangaroos, Opening Round

[ad_1] A “really embarrassed” Jimmy Webster has issued an apology upon accepting his seven-game suspension for concussing North Melbourne co-captain Jy Simpkin. However, the maligned Saint has received surprise sympathies from a pair of rival stars. Webster was banned for more than a quarter of the season by the AFL Tribunal on Tuesday, following a … Read more

AFL 2024 pre-season Power Rankings ahead of Opening Round, every club ranked, analysis, ladder, predictions, top eight, latest news

[ad_1] Welcome back to the Power Rankings. The 2024 season has arrived, so who takes pole position heading into the race for the flag, and who has a lot of work to do to recover from 2023? What are the Power Rankings? This is our attempt to rank every AFL club from best to worst. … Read more

Bobby Hill Norm Smith medallist, Collingwood Magpies defeat Brisbane Lions, recall, highlights, reaction, response, why he choose trade to Collingwood over Essendon

[ad_1] Norm Smith Medal winner Bobby Hill has opened up on his phenomenal 2023 grand final performance, saying “I felt like nothing was going wrong” in his epic second quarter. Hill exploded in arguably his best AFL game yet in Collingwood’s premiership triumph over Brisbane last September – including kicking four of his five goals … Read more