AFL Rd 6 - Geelong v Gold Coast

Cats demolish Suns in a canter

GEELONG has crushed Gold Coast by 120 points at Simonds Stadium to win its fifth game for the season.

Every traveller’s worst nightmare

Every traveller’s worst nightmare
FROM leeches to wild bears or being fleeced in a Chinese nightclub, these travellers share their worst experience overseas.

‘Whose side are you on PM?’

‘Whose side are you on PM?’
UPDATE: Treasurer Curtis Pitt has warned Malcolm Turnbull he could be punished at the ballot box if he doesn’t deliver for Queensland in tonight’s Budget. READER COMMENTS: 400+

Farley to face cobalt inquiry

Farley to face cobalt inquiry
NSW racing has another elevated cobalt reading with stewards announcing an inquiry into a positive swab returned by Di’s Diamond after a race at Taree in February.

The kangaroo of your nightmares

The kangaroo of your nightmares
WELCOME to Australia, where none of the wildlife is innocent, and no one is safe. This footage of a terrifying kangaroo proves it.

Round 6 AFL expert tips

Round 6 AFL expert tips
NEED a hand picking a winner this week? Check out the verdict from the Herald Sun’s footy experts.

Hosts owed wages as EON struggles with debt

Hosts owed wages as EON struggles with debt
EON Sports radio was supposed to revolutionise the way we listen to sport but after just six months it’s struggling with debt and commentators haven’t returned because they’re owed wages.

‘I’m not talking about it’: Dusty walks out

‘I’m not talking about it’: Dusty walks out
RICHMOND star Dustin Martin has walked out on a press conference, refusing to answer questions about his contract, which expires at the end of this season. WATCH THE VIDEO

TAC was rash in cutting Cats deal

TAC was rash in cutting Cats deal
IF the TAC believes stripping Geelong of a $200,000 sponsorship and presumably all of its logos on attire will stop people speeding, it is kidding itself, writes MARK ROBINSON.

AFL Daily: Why Ablett will have the Dogs ‘twitching’

AFL Daily: Why Ablett will have the Dogs ‘twitching’
WELCOME to our new footy blog, AFL Daily! Every weekday we will be bringing you all the breaking footy news including the latest news on EON Sports radio and the latest on Gary Ablett.

Roos’ incredible Good Friday pledge

Roos’ incredible Good Friday pledge
NORTH Melbourne have given fans even more reason to support them at Etihad Stadium for their Good Friday clash against the Bulldogs with $5 from every ticket sold going to the Royal Children’s Hospital appeal.

SuperCoach dilemma: Should we pick Ablett?

SuperCoach dilemma: Should we pick Ablett?
IT’S the decision dividing SuperCoach players in 2017. Get the expert word on why this might be the year to leave out Gary Ablett. NEW PODCAST

Barometer: Who is in trouble for Round 1?

Barometer: Who is in trouble for Round 1?
UPDATE: How is your team shaping up in the medical room? A key Demon recruit is in doubt for Round 1.

Bombers on course for record membership

Bombers on course for record membership
BUOYANT Essendon chairman Lindsay Tanner says the club has learnt from its “nasty reality check” and must continue to work together to achieve future success.

Troubled Docker pulls the pin

AFL, Domain Stadium. Fremantle Dockers v Western Bulldogs. Shane Yarran with the ball. 28/08/2016
TROUBLED Fremantle forward Shane Yarran has retired from the AFL.

Tweet lands Matthews in hot water

Tweet lands Matthews in hot water
FOOTBALL legend Leigh Matthews has been slammed for questioning whether revenue generated from men’s sport should be used to fund women’s competition.

Fyfe in, Selwood out? All-Oz 2017 odds

Fyfe in, Selwood out? All-Oz 2017 odds
WHO will make next year’s All-Australian team? Turn your predictions into cash after TAB released odds for every team’s AFL stars. Who should you back at your club?

Hunter insists Dogs will be ready for 2017

Hunter insists Dogs will be ready for 2017
LACHIE Hunter says any premiership hangover concerns were quelled when the Western Bulldogs returned for pre-season in better condition than 12 months ago.

List changes: Young Lion quits footy

List changes: Young Lion quits footy
UPDATE: BRISBANE Lions midfielder Jaden McGrath has walked away from football with two years still to run on his contract. EVERY CLUB’S LIST CHANGES

Roughead gets all clear for Grand Final

Roughead gets all clear for Grand Final
UPDATE: JORDAN Roughead says he’s “feeling good and ready to go” after he was given the all-clear to play in tomorrow’s Grand Final. See how the Bulldogs and Swans will line up

Herald Sun expert Grand Final tips

Herald Sun expert Grand Final tips
WE have a winner in the Herald Sun expert tipping for 2016. But who do all our tipsters think will win the big one. Plus see why and get their Norm Smith medal selections!

Herald Sun expert AFL tips round 23

Herald Sun expert AFL tips round 23
THE home and away season is coming to a close and while one man leads the pack, our tipsters will continue the chase throughout the finals. See our experts’ tips for Round 23.

After the siren: The best and worst

After the siren: The best and worst
WHERE does Sam Lloyd’s bomb to win Richmond the game on Saturday night rate among the great after-the-siren winners? THE HITS AND THE MISSES

Jimmy ‘the beard’ Bartel — week by week

Jimmy ‘the beard’ Bartel — week by week
JIMMY Bartel is growing a beard throughout the 2016 AFL season in a bid to raise awareness and increase the conversation around domestic violence. We’re going to track his progress.

Remember when they didn’t have tatts

Remember when they didn’t have tatts
DO you remember Dane Swan without tattoos? How many did Dustin Martin have on his first day at Punt Road?

Barometer: Griffen, Hodge out with injuries

Barometer: Griffen, Hodge out with injuries
GWS Giants must make do without stars Ryan Griffen and Devon Smith, while Hawthorn has lost skipper Luke Hodge to a serious knee injury. LATEST INJURY NEWS AT YOUR CLUB

Swans feared for Sinclair in ‘stretchergate’

Swans feared for Sinclair in ‘stretchergate’
SYDNEY has moved quickly to distance itself from ‘stretchergate’, claiming it initially feared big man Callum Sinclair had ruptured his ACL.

Code-hopper Hall shows slick skills

Code-hopper Hall shows slick skills
FORMER Gold Coast forward uses his AFL skills before racing the length of the field for a eye-catching try for Penrith Panthers.

Blues sweat on Weitering scans

Blues sweat on Weitering scans
UPDATE: CARLTON’S Jacob Weitering will have scans on his injured shoulder today and the club is expected to release a statement tonight.

Eagles soar early and late in win over Pies

Eagles soar early and late in win over Pies
COLLINGWOOD arrived late and left early at Subiaco Oval, crashing to West Coast despite giving the Eagles a scare in the third quarter.