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  • Return on cards for Saint
    Lui Zacher August 10, 2022 / 2:10 am HARRY Benson will trial a helmet at training this week ahead of a possible return from a […]
  • McMahon to miss Colac clash
    Lui Zacher August 9, 2022 / 12:48 am NEWTOWN & Chilwell will be without captain Matt McMahon for Saturday’s likely qualifying final preview against Colac […]
  • AFL Barwon’s Cats contingency
    Lui Zacher August 9, 2022 / 12:48 am AFL Barwon is open to playing the GFL Grand Final on a Sunday if Geelong features in […]
  • Minor premiership locked in for Tigers
    Lui Zacher August 8, 2022 / 9:38 pm Torquay claimed the minor premiership and tuned up for the finals with a 63-point win over Queenscliff at Queenscliff Recreation […]
  • Outside chance for Drysdale player to boot 100 in a season
    Lui Zacher August 8, 2022 / 9:38 pm Mat Hebbard has given himself a sniff of becoming the first Drysdale player since Adam Richardson in 2003 to […]
  • Joeys star kicks 5 on return from injury
    Lui Zacher August 8, 2022 / 9:38 pm Luke Webb has made a promising return from injury as St Joseph’s again did a number on Geelong West to make […]
  • Bell Post Hill storm to percentage building win
    Lui Zacher August 8, 2022 / 9:11 pm Bell Post Hill kicked 17 goals to three after half-time to storm to a 112-point win over Corio at Myers […]
  • Bannockburn ends Tiges’ finals hopes
    Lui Zacher August 8, 2022 / 9:11 pm Bannockburn remains in the box seat to meet Inverleigh in a mouth-watering qualifying final after handing Thomson a 79-point hiding […]
  • Veterans Serena, Halep advance in Toronto
    Lui Zacher August 8, 2022 / 8:15 pm Three-time Canadian Open champion Serena Williams has moved into the second round in Toronto with a 6-3 […]
  • F1 team “chasing millions” if Piastri doesn’t race for them
    Lui Zacher August 8, 2022 / 8:15 pm Formula One team Alpine may be chasing millions in compensation at the London High Court if it’s […]
  • “No new injury” for Danger
    Lui Zacher August 8, 2022 / 8:15 pm PATRICK Dangerfield has been cleared of any fresh damage to his calf after the Geelong superstar was […]
  • Hinkley no certainty for 2023
    Lui Zacher August 8, 2022 / 8:15 pm PORT Adelaide president David Koch has issued a stark warning to coach Ken Hinkley and everyone at […]
  • Smith re-signs with Dogs
    Lui Zacher August 8, 2022 / 8:15 pm AFL cult hero Bailey Smith has re-signed with the Western Bulldogs for another two years, saying he […]
  • Win for Walker’s departure
    Lui Zacher August 7, 2022 / 9:48 pm Newcomb has given outgoing coach Jye Walker a farewell to remember after a come-from-behind win over Anglesea at PlasterCom Oval. […]
  • “Not making up the numbers”
    Lui Zacher August 7, 2022 / 9:22 pm GEELONG Amateur will take a “nothing to lose” approach into the BFL finals after booking an elimination […]
  • Top spot a step closer for Saints
    Lui Zacher August 7, 2022 / 9:22 pm ST MARY’S appears set to start its finals campaign from a second semi-final after seeing off fellow […]
  • Dominant Poldas pound South
    Lui Zacher August 7, 2022 / 9:22 pm LEOPOLD has produced one of the most dominant halves of the GFL season to obliterate South Barwon […]
  • Magpies come from behind for fourth straight win
    Lui Zacher August 7, 2022 / 9:22 pm North Geelong extended its winning streak to four after coming from 25 points down at three-quarter time to […]
  • Eagles soar to the top
    Lui Zacher August 7, 2022 / 9:22 pm EAST Geelong coach Ben Boseley has labelled Saturday’s 52-point win over Inverleigh as his team’s “most complete” […]
  • Cats close in on minor premiership
    Lui Zacher August 6, 2022 / 11:48 pm GEELONG has overcome the late withdrawal of Patrick Dangerfield to take a step closer to the AFL […]
  • Magpies claim epic AFL victory over Demons
    Lui Zacher August 5, 2022 / 11:06 pm Jamie Elliott has kicked four goals in his 150th game to help Collingwood upset Melbourne by seven […]
  • 3 Aussie drivers caught up in F1’s silly season
    Lui Zacher August 5, 2022 / 10:23 pm The summer break for Formula One is usually the trigger for the sport’s “silly season” – where […]
  • McDonald continues as captain
    Lui Zacher August 5, 2022 / 9:16 pm GEELONG has confirmed the appointment of reliable defender Meg McDonald as AFLW captain for a third season. […]
  • Great’s son named for VFL Cats
    Lui Zacher August 5, 2022 / 9:16 pm GEELONG will get a closer look at father-son prospect Osca Riccardi when he lines up in the […]
  • Cats to make late Calls
    Lui Zacher August 5, 2022 / 9:16 pm GEELONG coach Chris Scott admits the team named on Thursday night won’t necessarily be the one that […]
  • Stick together: O’Connor
    Lui Zacher August 5, 2022 / 9:16 pm OUTGOING Portarlington coach Pete O’Connor has urged the current playing group to stick together as the club […]
  • New deal for Dom
    Lui Zacher August 5, 2022 / 9:16 pm TORQUAY coach Dom Gleeson says the support of his family made it easy to put pen to […]
  • Tough double-header for Supercats Women
    Lui Zacher August 4, 2022 / 9:00 pm The Geelong Supercats Women’s squad face a tough double-header with three games in two weekends. The ‘Cats […]
  • Must win weekend games for Supercat Men
    Lui Zacher August 4, 2022 / 8:37 pm The Men’s Supercats team face a tough double-header with the added pressure of needing to win both […]
  • Hawks manage star mid
    Lui Zacher August 4, 2022 / 8:09 pm STAR Drysdale midfielder Ben Fennell will miss Saturday’s final round clash with Modewarre as the Hawks allow […]
  • Timely returns for Ammos
    Lui Zacher August 4, 2022 / 8:09 pm CO-coach Sam Darley headlines a trio of key players returning for Geelong Amateur’s must-win final round match-up […]
  • “Mini-final” facing Inverleigh
    Lui Zacher August 4, 2022 / 8:09 pm INVERLEIGH coach Adam Donohue has labelled Saturday’s penultimate round clash with East Geelong a “mini-final”, with the […]
  • Saints welcome back key quartet
    Lui Zacher August 4, 2022 / 8:09 pm ST MARY’S will be strengthened by the return of four of its most experienced players for Sunday’s […]
  • At Selection – AFL Round 21
    Lui Zacher August 4, 2022 / 8:09 pm GEELONG will get a look at the Rhys Stanley-Jonathon Ceglar ruck combination for the first time in […]
  • Coach-in-waiting boots three for Eagles win
    Lui Zacher August 1, 2022 / 9:16 pm East Geelong bounced back from last week’s loss to Bell Post Hill after overcoming arch-rival Thomson at Godfrey Street by […]
  • Defection opens door for Piastri position in F1
    Lui Zacher August 1, 2022 / 9:16 pm Victorian motor racing ace Oscar Piastri could be racing in Formula One next year Piastri won last […]
  • Roos take it to the wire
    Lui Zacher August 1, 2022 / 9:16 pm ANGLESEA remains a live finals chance with one round remaining in the BFL home-and-away season after seeing […]
  • Double chance for Eagles
    Lui Zacher August 1, 2022 / 9:16 pm Newtown & Chilwell secured the double-chance following a 58-point win over North Shore at Windsor Park. The Eagles, who were […]
  • Stanley making progress
    Lui Zacher August 1, 2022 / 8:09 pm GEELONG ruck Rhys Stanley could return to group training in the coming days as he recovers from […]
  • Magpie offered suspension
    Lui Zacher August 1, 2022 / 8:09 pm NORTH Geelong’s Sam Reynolds may have played his last game of 2022 after being offered a two-week […]
  • Docker great to give it away
    Lui Zacher August 1, 2022 / 8:09 pm   Fremantle veteran David Mundy has made the shock announcement he will retire at the end of […]
  • Gawn tips young gun to stay
    Lui Zacher August 1, 2022 / 8:09 pm   MAX Gawn acknowledges it’s not the popular view but remains confident out-of-contract Melbourne premiership teammate Luke […]
  • Geelong’s Gallagher strikes gold again!
    Lui Zacher July 31, 2022 / 10:19 pm   Geelong-born Jess Gallagher has won her second Gold Medal of the Commonwealth Games alongisde pilot Caitlin […]
  • Supercats Men slip to seventh after weekend loss
    Lui Zacher July 31, 2022 / 9:53 pm The Geelong Mens’ Supercats team let an upset get away from them just three games out from […]
  • Heartbreaking one point loss for Supercats Women
    Lui Zacher July 31, 2022 / 9:53 pm A single point was all that separated Geelong and Mt Gambier on Sunday afternoon The loss sees […]
  • Mann the man for Panthers
    Lui Zacher July 31, 2022 / 9:53 pm BELL Post Hill has further enhanced its premiership credentials after a goal after the final siren gave […]
  • Double chance locked in for Barwon Heads
    Lui Zacher July 31, 2022 / 9:53 pm   Barwon Heads has locked away the double-chance despite a fight from Ocean Grove in the Battle of the […]
  • Finals a lock for Lions
    Lui Zacher July 31, 2022 / 9:53 pm LEOPOLD will play finals in its first season under Garry Hocking after overcoming a determined Grovedale at […]
  • Bose content with quit call
    Lui Zacher July 30, 2022 / 11:06 pm A FORTNIGHT after revealing his plans to step away from the East Geelong coaching job, Ben Boseley […]
  • Pies extend streak to ten
    Lui Zacher July 30, 2022 / 11:06 pm COLLINGWOOD has extended its AFL winning streak despite living dangerously in staving off a late Port Adelaide […]
  • Swans deliver a derby thumping
    Lui Zacher July 30, 2022 / 11:06 pm SYDNEY has thumped GWS to continue their charge towards an AFL top-four spot with a 73-point derby […]
  • Saints hang on in Hannebery comeback
    Lui Zacher July 30, 2022 / 11:06 pm INJURY-plagued veteran Dan Hannebery has marked a successful AFL comeback with an important contribution in St Kilda’s […]
  • Crows impact Blues finals hopes
    Lui Zacher July 30, 2022 / 11:06 pm CARLTON’S AFL finals hopes are in the balance after a disastrous defeat against Adelaide. Instead of keeping […]
  • West moves on from “hiccup”
    Lui Zacher July 29, 2022 / 11:22 pm GEELONG West coach Mitch Wight is confident it can move on quickly from last week’s shock loss […]
  • Geelong’s Golden Girl
    Lui Zacher July 29, 2022 / 11:22 pm Geelong born Paralympian Jess Gallagher and her sighted pilot Caitlin Ward kicked off a gold rush for […]
  • Buck welcomes testing finish
    Lui Zacher July 29, 2022 / 9:10 pm AFTER three consecutive wins by an average margin of 83 points, Inverleigh coach Adam Donohue is embracing […]
  • Big names back for Hawks
    Lui Zacher July 29, 2022 / 9:10 pm VETERAN forward Jarrod Garth and experienced half-back Chris Lynch will make timely returns for Drysdale as it […]
  • Local surfers to represent Victoria at Nationals
    Lui Zacher July 28, 2022 / 11:07 pm The State Surfing Team has been announced for the Australian Surf Championships event in Port Macquarie next […]
  • Big deal for star Demon
    Lui Zacher July 28, 2022 / 8:28 pm MELBOURNE star Angus Brayshaw has emphatically put contract speculation to bed, signing a monster six-year extension with […]
  • Covid delays Roo’s return
    Lui Zacher July 28, 2022 / 8:28 pm NORTH Melbourne midfielder Ben Cunnington’s return from testicular cancer will have to wait at least another week, […]
  • Lions star nearly called it quits
    Lui Zacher July 28, 2022 / 8:28 pm Leopold star Jai Thompson in action against Geelong West in Round 12. (Sports Media Image/Marcel Berens) JAI […]
  • Five not primary focus for Cliff
    Lui Zacher July 28, 2022 / 8:28 pm SNATCHING a spot in the BFL top five is not the be-all and end-all for Queenscliff, according […]
  • Buck welcomes testing finish
    Lui Zacher July 28, 2022 / 8:28 pm AFTER three consecutive wins by an average margin of 83 points, Inverleigh coach Adam Donohue is embracing […]
  • Eagles forced into venue shift
    Lui Zacher July 26, 2022 / 6:27 am THE deteriorating condition of Elderslie Reserve has forced Newtown & Chilwell to shift Saturday’s clash with North […]
  • Twilight finish for Cats
    Lui Zacher July 26, 2022 / 6:27 am   GEELONG will face West Coast in a Saturday twilight fixture at GMHBA Stadium to finish off […]
  • Scans positive for Stanley
    Lui Zacher July 26, 2022 / 6:27 am   RHYS Stanley could be seen again in the home-and-away season after the Geelong ruck’s knee scans […]
  • Blizzard accepts ban
    Lui Zacher July 26, 2022 / 6:27 am ANGLESEA defender Dylan Blizzard will be hoping the Roos can snatch a BFL finals berth to play […]
  • Tom to play on
    Lui Zacher July 26, 2022 / 6:27 am TOM Hawkins will extend his Hall of Fame-worthy career into a 17th season. While nothing’s been signed, […]
  • Tarr to go again
    Lui Zacher July 21, 2022 / 11:19 pm AN eagerness to oversee the transition of Bell Post Hill’s list has seen Justin Tarr jump at […]
  • Farrell to step down
    Lui Zacher July 21, 2022 / 11:19 pm     SOUTH Barwon has become the second GFL club to enter the market for a new […]
  • Roos with something to play for
    Lui Zacher July 21, 2022 / 11:19 pm THROWN a lifeline by Queenscliff’s big win over Geelong Amateur, Anglesea co-coach Jordan Keras has urged his […]
  • Neale committed to Cats
    Lui Zacher July 21, 2022 / 11:19 pm SHANNON Neale says Geelong fans shouldn’t read too much into his contract extension being only one year. […]
  • At Selection – AFL Round 19
    Lui Zacher July 21, 2022 / 11:19 pm BRANDAN Parfitt will have to wait another week to return to Geelong’s starting twenty-two after being named […]
  • Blues accept Hayes ban for Menegola tackle
    Lui Zacher July 18, 2022 / 7:35 pm CARLTON has opted against challenging the two-match AFL suspension handed down to Will Hayes for the dangerous […]
  • Ryder in fitness race to play again this year
    Lui Zacher July 18, 2022 / 7:35 pm STAR St Kilda veteran Paddy Ryder could miss the rest of the AFL season, casting doubt on […]
  • Ammo banned for umpire abuse
    Lui Zacher July 18, 2022 / 7:35 pm GEELONG Amateur’s James Lee has been handed a two-week set penalty for behaving in an abusive, threatening […]
  • Coutas keep the faith
    Lui Zacher July 18, 2022 / 7:20 pm QUEENSCLIFF coach Rory Nicol is the first to admit he was surprised by the size of his […]
  • Benson set for pre-finals return
    Lui Zacher July 18, 2022 / 7:20 pm   AFL Barwon’s decision to push back the GFL grand final by a week has worked in […]
  • Giants look to finish strong
    Lui Zacher July 18, 2022 / 7:20 pm   DESPITE its finals flame extinguished by Saturday’s loss to Newtown & Chilwell, Geelong West coach Greg […]
  • Sam sidelined
    Lui Zacher July 18, 2022 / 7:20 pm SAM Menegola will miss Geelong’s Round 19 clash with Port Adelaide at Adelaide Oval under the AFL’s […]
  • Bell Post Hill firm up fifth
    Lui Zacher July 17, 2022 / 8:46 pm Bell Post Hill held off Thomson at Myers Reserve by eight points to move a game clear of the Tigers […]
  • Tigers take upper-hand
    Lui Zacher July 17, 2022 / 8:46 pm BANNOCKBURN has gained the upper hand in the four-way battle for third spot following a gutsy 10-point […]
  • “Perfect start” key for Joeys
    Lui Zacher July 17, 2022 / 8:46 pm ST JOSEPH’S coach Paul Carson has hailed his team’s opening quarter performance following Saturday’s 40-point win over […]
  • Simpson shines in return
    Lui Zacher July 17, 2022 / 8:46 pm   SAM Simpson has given rise to hope he could play a role in Geelong’s push towards […]
  • Strong showing by Armstrong
    Lui Zacher July 17, 2022 / 8:46 pm TONY Armstrong has won rave reviews from coach Dan Donati following his debut appearance for Barwon Heads […]
  • Statement win by the Cats
    Lui Zacher July 16, 2022 / 11:46 pm GEELONG has made an emphatic statement, dispatching Carlton by 30 points to consolidate their position on top […]
  • Supercats Women cruise to victory in Dandenong
    Lui Zacher July 16, 2022 / 11:02 pm The Supercats Womens team leapt out to a strong start in their game against Dandenong Rangers on […]
  • Supercats Men hold on in Dandenong thriller
    Lui Zacher July 16, 2022 / 11:02 pm The Geelong Supercats Mens team have held on in a thriller away from home to defeat the […]
  • Simple formula for Fraser
    Lui Zacher July 15, 2022 / 10:32 pm FOR Grovedale coach Daniel Fraser, the formula is pretty simple in pursuing a finals berth; keep winning. […]
  • Country call-up for Parkhouse
    Lui Zacher July 15, 2022 / 10:32 pm GEELONG Falcon Will Parkhouse has been added to the Vic Country squad and is set to play […]
  • Seagulls name AFL player, Sports reporter and Weatherman
    Lui Zacher July 14, 2022 / 9:40 pm   BARWON Heads coach Dan Donati has slated a half-back role for Tony Armstrong to begin with […]
  • Newcomb moves in new direction
    Lui Zacher July 14, 2022 / 9:40 pm NEWCOMB has already started the hunt for a new coach after telling incumbent Jye Walker the role […]
  • Season on the line for South
    Lui Zacher July 14, 2022 / 9:40 pm SOUTH Barwon coach Dave Farrell isn’t getting caught up in the notion that his team’s season rides […]
  • MacLeod to miss rest of home-and-away season
    Lui Zacher July 14, 2022 / 9:40 pm   STAR Thomson midfielder Brent MacLeod won’t feature again during the home-and-away after undergoing surgery on a […]
  • Pete’s parting advice for Dees
    Lui Zacher July 11, 2022 / 10:10 pm   OUTGOING Portarlington coach Pete O’Connor believes the club needs to replace him with an experienced off-field […]
  • Dees back depth to replace Oliver
    Lui Zacher July 11, 2022 / 8:43 pm   MELBOURNE defender Christian Salem is confident the Demons have the depth to cover for Clayton Oliver […]
  • Joeys defender offered ban
    Lui Zacher July 11, 2022 / 8:38 pm ST JOSEPH’S faces the prospect of being without James Hickey for crucial clashes with South Barwon and […]
  • Sam to play again, surgery for Higgins
    Lui Zacher July 11, 2022 / 8:27 pm               SAM Simpson has been cleared to return to action and […]
  • Tommy gun on fire for Falcons
    Lui Zacher July 11, 2022 / 8:27 pm A TOM Gillett-inspired Geelong Falcons have maintained third spot on the NAB League Boys ladder with a […]
  • Late burst get Saints home
    Lui Zacher July 11, 2022 / 8:27 pm A FIVE-goal burst to round out the top-of-the-table clash between St Mary’s and Colac at Anthony Costa […]