Jamarra Ugle-Hagan kicks the match-winner for the Bulldogs against Melbourne (1)
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Why the Demons have work to do to match the glory of their 2021

With AFL finals looming large, the focus is intensifying on the legitimate challengers for the flag. Geelong and Collingwood are top of the form line,…

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East Gippsland footballers face long wait for paramedics after mark that stopped match

A country Australian rules football match ground to a halt at the weekend after clubs waited nearly two hours for an ambulance to attend to…

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Sylvia is the first woman to commentate an AFL match in Indigenous language

History was made during the AFL’s Sir Doug Nicholls Round in Darwin on Saturday night, with Sylvia Nulpinditj becoming the first woman to commentate an…

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Charlie Dixon goes up for a mark, blue skies, footballers around, big arm stretch, black and white guernsey
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Footy legend’s grassroots dedication honoured in match day tribute

More than 3,000 spectators have piled into Loxton Football Oval for a tribute match to pay their respects to football legend and Riverland local, Russell…

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Close captions to make the match day singalong for everyone

The AFL has belatedly installed closed captions on team songs so deaf and hard of hearing barrackers can join in match day singalongs. Key points:…

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