AFLX here to stay with a tweak or two
The inaugural AFLX tournaments have been hailed as a success by the AFL but there will be some tweaks to the concept for next year.
Fremantle stun Melbourne with AFLW win
The Dockers have notched a five-point victory over AFLW flag fancies Melbourne at Fremantle Oval.
Giants down winless Pies in AFLW thriller
Greater Western Sydney have defeated Collingwood by 13 points at Olympic Park to notch their first win of the AFLW season.
Lions beat Swans in AFLX grand final
Brisbane have won the Sydney leg of the AFLX tournament at Allianz Stadium, beating Sydney by 26 points.
Demons beat Hawks in AFLX grand final
Melbourne have beaten Hawthorn 56-46 in Friday's grand final of the AFLX tournament at Etihad Stadium.
Cameron: I want to be a leader at Lions.
Brisbane Lions' Charlie Cameron says he's learnt off the best during his time in Adelaide and now wants to step up for his new side.
Adelaide win AFLX grand final
Geelong have won the first AFLX game, beating Port Adelaide at Coopers Stadium.
AFLW: We need to talk about congestion
The AFL's controversial 'guiding philosophy' to reduce congestion in AFLW is nothing but a toothless tiger. But something needs to be done to improve the sport for players, fans and the competition as a whole, writes Chyloe Kurdas.
Melksham ready to play a key role in the forward line.
Melbourne's Jake Melksham feels he's a found a role playing up forward for the Demons when the season kicks off in March.
Why the Crows got into esports
It all started with 'esports' written on a whiteboard, and some 18 months later the Adelaide Crows' Legacy is beginning to take shape.
Martin confident there's room for all ruckmen in the Lions starting lineup.
Stefan Martin is excited by the Lions prospects in the middle of the park.
Martin: Young Lions will have to step up.
Stefan Martin says the young Brisbane players will have a lot to prove this season.
Clubs go with youth as AFLX squads named
Nat Fyfe, Robbie Gray and Tom Hawkins are among the smattering of stars named for Thursday night's inaugural AFLX tournament in Adelaide.
Dangerfield rests as AFLX looms for Cats
While Patrick Dangerfield kept to light duties, Gary Ablett impressed at a lengthy Geelong training session.
Dogs fear worst for AFLW No.1 draft pick
The Western Bulldogs fear No.1 draft pick Isabel Huntington has suffered a AFLW season-ending knee injury.
AFLW breaks new ground with record crowd
A record crowd was on hand to watch Fremantle beat Collingwood in Saturday's AFLW clash at Perth's Optus Stadium.
Demons crush Crows to remain undefeated
Melbourne's massive AFLW win over Adelaide has puts a serious dent in the Crows' premiership defence.
Clarkson wants second-chance AFL coaches
Alastair Clarkson says unlike the AFL, being a sacked coach in the United States is a badge of honour, and has called for more sacked coaches to be given second chances.
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Youth no longer an excuse for Pies - Swan
Dane Swan misses playing footy but he doesn't miss AFL football. The Collingwood legend talks to ESPN talks about his time out of the game, and his thoughts about the Magpies hopes for 2018.
Cats looking good.
Collingwood legend Dane Swan is tipping Geelong for the 2018 AFL premiership "if Gary Ablett can play at Gary Ablett's standard", but he sees hope also for the Crows, Tigers and Magpies.
Rise, fall or hold steady? The 2018 AFL season may still be months away, but that hasn't stopped Jude Bolton assessing each club's chances for the upcoming season.
What will 2018 bring for our major winter sporting codes? Our writers consult their crystal balls to predict the biggest storylines.
All the colour and glamour as the guests arrive for AFL's night of nights.
Richmond Tigers star Dustin Martin has taken out the 2017 Brownlow Medal
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