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[ad_1] Old Victorian rivals Carlton and Richmond collide in the annual Thursday night MCG blockbuster to open Round 1 as the Tigers welcome back a host of stars. The Blues (1-0, 101.2%) will hope to continue their scintillating form from the second half of last week’s crazy comeback win over Brisbane at the Gabba, though … Read more

Collingwood flag unfurling before Round 1 game vs Sydney Swans, early timing, what time is it, latest news

[ad_1] Are the Pies self-conscious of their own success? Collingwood has made the “unusual” decision to unfurl their premiership flag at 6:16pm AEDT on Friday night, well before their clash against Sydney which begins at 7:40pm. “I wonder if there’s just a little bit of awkwardness or self-consciousness about Collingwood,” questioned Gerard Whateley on AFL360. … Read more

Free cheat sheet how to pick a team, best players, cheapies, most selected, dual position players

[ad_1] There’s still time to join the action in SuperCoach to take on your mates and join the chase for the $50,000 grand prize. Opening Round is behind us but the real game – SuperCoach – starts on Thursday night when the Blues and Tigers face off at the MCG. All coaches have unlimited trades … Read more

Richmond Tigers list, future of the club, discussion, senior players, young players, comments, opinion, reaction, Mark Robinson, Jordan Lewis, AFL 360

[ad_1] Four-time premiership player Jordan Lewis has urged Richmond to make an “honest” assessment of its list early in the season after a “pathetic” performance in its season-opener. The Tigers have confirmed three “tough” inclusions ahead of Thursday’s bout with Carlton after falling disappointingly to the Suns. Having trailed by as many as 67 points … Read more

Every club’s burning question, analysis, Fox Footy commentators, TV, broadcast guide, fixture, latest news

[ad_1] After ticking off a four-game Opening Round slate, Round 1 is finally upon us as 10 clubs prepare to open their 2024 accounts this weekend. One of the talking points heading into this weekend is the ‘compromised’ nature of the fixture, with clubs such as the Western Bulldogs and North Melbourne facing Melbourne and … Read more

Melbourne Demons, Angus Brayshaw retires, retirement, medical, concussion, pay out, Brayden Maynard bump, controversy AFL 360

[ad_1] The AFL will make a “landmark ruling” when it determines where retired star Angus Brayshaw’s payout comes from, according to Fox Footy’s Gerard Whateley, as debates rages over whether the funds should be included inside Melbourne’s salary cap. The 28-year-old Brayshaw was last month forced into retirement due to his history of concussions – … Read more

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

Christian Petracca lost trust in Clayton Oliver, off field issues, AFL 360, Melbourne Demons, Opening Round

[ad_1] Melbourne superstar Christian Petracca has admitted he lost trust in teammate Clayton Oliver for a period of time, but also explained the inroads he’s made in earning it back. Oliver’s tumultuous off-season has been well-documented, but even despite it, he worked his way back into game-shape to play in Opening Round against Sydney. In … Read more

Garry Lyon challenges Laura Kane for not suspending George Hewett for Lachie Neale strike, new MRO rules, On the Couch, latest news

[ad_1] Melbourne great Garry Lyon has challenged the AFL for not suspending George Hewett for striking Lachie Neale in last weekend’s clash amid a crackdown on such incidents and ongoing concussion issues. Among the rule changes for the 2024 season included a strengthening of AFL Tribunal guidelines – where incidents when a player strikes another … 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