Giants down Port Adelaide, move up to sixth
The GWS Giants downed Port Adelaide by 22 points in Sunday's AFL match in Adelaide.
H&V, R18: Hawkins, Tuohy inspirational; Swans awful
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Eagles a step closer to top-two finish
West Coast have boosted their chances of finishing in the AFL top two with an easy win over the Western Bulldogs at Optus Stadium.
Hawthorn hand Blues another thrashing
Brownlow Medal favourite Tom Mitchell has continued his barnstorming AFL season, leading undermanned Hawthorn to a 72-point demolition of lowly Carlton.
Hawkins stars as Cats win thriller over Dees
Tom Hawkins has booted seven goals to lead Geelong to a thrilling two-point AFL victory over Melbourne at GMHBA Stadium.
Adelaide hang on to end Lions' run
Adelaide have stayed in touch with the top eight, hanging on to end Brisbane's three-game run with a five-point victory at the Gabba.
Bombers hold off Freo to keep season alive
Essendon have kept their season alive by holding off a brave Fremantle for a 29-point win in their AFL clash at Etihad Stadium.
Suns edge Swans by 24 in boilover
Gold Coast have produced an incredible upset at the SCG, snapping an 11-game losing streak to record a 24-point win over AFL powerhouse Sydney.
Magpies beat Roos as Tigers await in AFL
Collingwood have covered the loss of Darcy Moore, outpointing North Melbourne in their AFL clash at the MCG.
Tigers cruise to huge win over Saints
Twelve months after St Kilda mauled Richmond at Etihad Stadium, the Tigers have proved far too good for the Saints in the AFL.
AFL W2W4, R18: Will the Pies go cold?
Will injuries take their toll on Collingwood? The bottom four team no finals prospect wants to run into and, as amazing as it is, could Richmond lose two in a row? Here's What To Watch For this weekend.
AFL Draft Wrap: Collingwood set to land rising key back?
ESPN's AFL Draft expert Christopher Doerre assesses the best performers from the weekend, with a key back -- who could be on his way to Collingwood via father/son selection -- catching his eye.
H&V, R17: Gawn a legit Charlie chance?
The Lion cubs make another appearance in this week's column, as does the Dees' big man Max Gawn, but some shocking haircuts cannot escape scrutiny in the Round 17 edition of Heroes & Villains.
Port duo injured in shock loss to Freo
Port Adelaide have been left counting the cost of their shock nine-point loss to Fremantle at Optus Stadium.
Eagles score big win but lose Naitanui
Nic Naitanui's knee injury is the big worry for West Coast after their outstanding MCG win over the Magpies.
Giants pip Tigers by two in thriller
GWS have recorded their most important win of the AFL season, holding on for a two-point triumph over reigning premiers Richmond at Spotless Stadium.
Bombers run away from tiring Suns
The Suns have again run out of puff, surrendering a five-point halftime lead to lose by 44 points to Essendon on the Gold Coast.
Demons down Dogs but concerns for Viney
Melbourne have tightened their grip on a top-eight spot with a convincing 50-point AFL win over the Western Bulldogs at the MCG.
Demons cautious after Viney injury flares
Melbourne will take a cautious approach with Jack Viney's return after his toe injury flared up, ruling him out of the win over the Western Bulldogs.
Mitchell's 43 not enough as Lions stun Hawks again
Brisbane have beaten Hawthorn by 33 points in Launceston, inflicting a big blow on the Hawks' top-eight hopes.
Saints prolong Carlton's horror season
St Kilda have prolonged Carlton's horror season, downing the Blues by 64 points in a Friday the 13th massacre at Etihad Stadium.
Walker reported as Crows down Cats
Adelaide captain Taylor Walker has been reported in a gritty 15-point win over Geelong which offers the Crows an AFL finals pulse.
AFL Draft Wrap: Blakey shortens as top-five pick
ESPN's AFL Draft expert Christopher Doerre assesses the best performers from the weekend, with the son of a gun impressing during the Under-18 Championships.
AFL Draft Power Rankings: Changes aplenty after U18 Championships
H&V, R16: Can anyone catch runaway Tigers?
This year's premiership race got a tad clearer after another monster round of footy. It was a weekend when one gun Magpie showed why he was worth the big bucks, but several zero-tackle Bombers will be red-faced after Sunday's thriller at the MCG.
Naitanui soars as Eagles beat Giants
West Coast have weathered a strong GWS fightback to secure a thrilling 11-point win at Optus Stadium on Sunday.
Pendlebury stars as Pies win again
Steele Sidebottom has kicked two goals in his 200th AFL game as Collingwood beat Essendon by 16 points.
Brown boots four as North down Suns in AFL
North Melbourne are back within reach of the AFL's top eight after downing Gold Coast by 37 points at Etihad Stadium.
Demons crush Dockers in Darwin clash
Melbourne blew a lot of chances but their percentage still received a boost in their 54-point AFL demolition of Fremantle.
McEvoy injury sours big Hawks win
The Hawthorn captain was on fire in the third quarter as his team started the post-Cyril Rioli era with a storming win over the Bulldogs.
Power down Saints, surge to second in AFL
Port Adelaide have made light work of an error-filled St Kilda in a scrappy but convincing AFL win at Adelaide Oval.
Rampant Lions thrash dire Blues
The Brisbane Lions have thrashed Carlton by 65 points to record back-to-back AFL wins for the first time in more than three years.
Depleted Tigers equal AFL's MCG win streak
Richmond have suffered a spate of injuries in the second half before overwhelming Adelaide in the last quarter of their AFL clash.
Cats pip Swans in low-scoring clash
Geelong have recorded a 12-point upset win over Sydney at the SCG, with first-year AFL player Tim Kelly kicking the sealer.
AFL Draft Wrap: Rankine consolidates top-10 reputation?
ESPN's AFL Draft expert Christopher Doerre assesses the best performers from the weekend, with an Andrew McLeod-like dangerman impressing.
H&V, R15: Are Melbourne mental minnows?
Round 15 of the AFL was one of the best in recent memory, with an after-the-siren thriller and an inspired captain's performance in Adelaide, but should Melbourne fans be worried about missing finals again?
Fyfe injured as Lions blitz Dockers
Fremantle's shock 55-point loss to Brisbane in the AFL has been compounded by injuries to star duo Nat Fyfe and Aaron Sandilands.
Bombers blitz seals win over Kangaroos
Essendon have given their AFL finals hopes a big boost with a 17-point win over North Melbourne at Etihad Stadium.
Saints upset Demons in nail-biter
St Kilda have claimed their third win of the AFL season, downing Melbourne by two points in a nail-biting finish at the MCG.
No frustration for Dees' coach Goodwin
Melbourne coach Simon Goodwin is confident the Demons can turn the tide after St Kilda consigned them to their third-straight AFL loss.
Magpies beat Suns to go second on ladder
Collingwood are into second spot on the AFL ladder after a 39-point win over Gold Coast - their sixth victory in a row.
Giants edge Hawks, move into top eight
Greater Western Sydney have recorded an 11-point victory over Hawthorn, with Jon Patton stepping up for the AFL club late after a quiet night.
Power leave it late to down brave Blues
Port Adelaide have fought off a stern challenge by Carlton to score a 21-point AFL win at the MCG.
Crows fly home to snap winless run
Trailing by 27 points and facing a fifth-straight AFL loss, Adelaide jumped on skipper Taylor Walker's back to steamroll West Coast in Adelaide.
Inspired Dogs down Cats in nailbiter
The Western Bulldogs have snapped a five-game AFL losing streak with a pulsating two-point victory over Geelong at Etihad Stadium.
What we learned: Richmond's still the competition's benchmark side
They may be the AFL's leader at dishing out pressure but Thursday night's win over Sydney proved Richmond can deal with pressure better than just about anyone.
Tigers down Swans in top-two clash
Richmond have gone a game clear on top of the AFL ladder with a 26-point victory over Sydney at Etihad Stadium.
Underdog Eagles set to swoop on Crows
TAB.com.au's Dylan Atkinson believes West Coast will be too strong for the Crows despite a lengthy injury list and the match being played at Adelaide Oval.
AFL Draft Wrap: Smith the premier mid?
ESPN's AFL Draft expert Christopher Doerre assesses the best performers from the weekend, with a Vic Metro tyro putting his name up as possibly the best midfielder in this year's class.
H&V, R14: Jeremy Cameron, what were you thinking?
Round 14 of the AFL saw Billy Gowers and Jack Ziebell battle for 'most clutch' but a shocking hit on Brisbane's Harris Andrews has GWS star Jeremy Cameron in hot water.
Cameron: No intention of malice in Andrews hit
Jeremy Cameron is set for a lengthy stint on the sidelines after laying a horrific hit on Brisbane defender Harris Andrews but the GWS star says he never meant to hurt his opponent.
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