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AFL Review: Round 1

AFL Review: Round 1

AFL reporter, AMELIA McMAHON, looks back on the first round of the season.

Sports clubs smarter at keeping score

Sports clubs smarter at keeping score

Away from the bright lights of the MCG and the beer queues of Football Park, sports fans are increasingly turning to social media to follow their beloved clubs in the amateur and junior leagues. CHRISTOPHER TESTA reports.

Women get a kick out of football

Women get a kick out of football

Women participation levels are at all time highs with over 75,000 Australian women playing competitive football in 2012. This number is on a sharp upward trend, with more Australian women breaking down the barriers and taking up Australian Rules Football. MAX BURFORD reports.

Violence emerging in SAAFL

Violence emerging in SAAFL

The issue of crowd behaviour at suburban football matches has come into the spotlight, writes MITCHELL TILLER.

National Women’s Draft breaks ground in AFL

National Women’s Draft breaks ground in AFL

The AFL is poised to show off some of Australia’s best female footballers following the inaugural National Women’s Draft. MATT SAMPSON reports.

Betting culture boom

Betting culture boom

Federal Opposition Leader Tony Abbott has pledged that if elected, he will impose a total ban on advertisements for live betting during televised sporting events, reports MITCHELL TILLER.

The key to coaching success

The key to coaching success

Australian sport has many legends, the sportsmen and women who made their mark on Australian sporting history. Successful players, across all disciplines, are often held in high regard and considered experts in their chosen fields. MATT SAMPSON reports.

Bullettes playing for Blaike

Bullettes playing for Blaike

The first match of the season is important for any team, but the Pooraka Bullettes will dig even deeper this Sunday against Central Districts for someone very close to their hearts, writes STEPHANIE KONATAR.

Can’t teach? Play Supercoach

Can’t teach? Play Supercoach

MATT SAMPSON explains Supercoach.

From pushover to powerhouse

From pushover to powerhouse

After two years of cellar-dwelling, the Gold Coast Suns have been putting in big strides throughout the off-season to rectify their history of poor showings. MAX BURFORD reports.