Cricket 2022: Australia, George Bailey, selector, Ian Healy criticism, sitting with players, dug out, chairman of selectors, influence, acting, conflict

Australian cricket great Ian Healy has questioned George Bailey’s influence within the team after the chairman of the selectors was seen sitting in the dugout with players. Bailey, a former Aussie T20 captain who recently retired in 2020, was appointed as the new selection chief in August 2021, taking over from Trevor Hohns’ long tenure. … Read more

australia, george bailey, selector, ian healy critique, sitting with players, dug out, president of selectors, influence, acting, conflict

Australian cricket great Ian Healy has questioned George Bailey’s influence within the team after the chairman of the selectors was seen sitting in the dugout with players. Bailey, a former Aussie T20 captain who recently retired in 2020, was appointed as the new selection chief in August 2021, taking over from Trevor Hohns’ long tenure. … Read more

Brisbane Lions Host Grand Final, Springfield, Training Ground, $80 Million Home Venue, Criticism, Richmond, Punt Road, Fans Locked Out, Brighton Homes Arena

The AFL has come under fire for allowing Brisbane to host the AFLW Grand Final at a venue that is “nothing more than a glorified training ground”. On Friday, the Lions won the right to host the season seven decider, but with both the larger Gabba and Metricon Stadiums unavailable, Brisbane have turned to their … Read more

AFLW 2022: Brisbane Lions advance to preliminary final after Richmond victory over Sophie Conway ‘s***housery’

The Brisbane Lions have secured their place in a preliminary home final after a comfortable 5.9 (39) to 3.4 (22) win over Richmond. The minor prime ministers claimed a 17-point win over the Tigers at Metricon Stadium on Saturday. Watch every game of the AFLW season LIVE on Kayo. New to Kayo? Start your free … Read more

Final win over Carlton sends Western Bulldogs to AFLW finals

The Western Bulldogs will play in the AFLW final for the first time since 2018 after taking a breathtaking three-point win over Carlton at Princes Park. The Bulldogs, just one game away from Gold Coast, thus almost had a nervous weekend ahead after Carlton bravely fought hard despite having nothing to play for but pride, … Read more

Predicted Order, Phantom Draft, Will Ashcroft, Father-Son Bidding, Points System, Brisbane Lions

The Brisbane Lions’ two father-son stars will likely be the first players to attract bids in this year’s draft, but Essendon’s ultimate wish could come true. A range of father-son and academy prospects will, as in previous years, feature prominently in the 2022 AFL draw, which kicks off Monday, November 28. The Lions will be … Read more

Alastair Clarkson speaks out on Hawthorn racism inquiry, Chris Fagan returns to Brisbane, coaching, North Melbourne, start date

North Melbourne coach Alastair Clarkson has broken his silence on the Hawthorn racism saga after the job description was set for the inquiry late last week. Meanwhile, his former Hawthorn colleague Chris Fagan will return to his coaching duties in Brisbane from Wednesday. A four-member panel led by attorney Bernard Quinn KC will investigate allegations … Read more

Brett Ratten fired, St Kilda Saints coach fired after football division review, press conference video, reasons, missed finals

St Kilda have sacked Brett Ratten in a sensational backflip and parted ways with the senior coach just over three months after signing a contract extension – a decision the club later admit was wrong. The Saints recently completed a thorough review of their football activities, with findings indicating that a change of leadership and … Read more

AFL 2022: St Kilda coach Brett Ratten fired after club review

St Kilda have sensationally fired coach Brett Ratten just months after signing a new contract. Multiple outlets are reporting that the findings of a review of the club’s football business will see the senior coach break up with the Saints. Ratten signed a two-year contract extension in July when he was on the brink of … Read more

Trading period day 5 Friday live updates, chat, deals done, free agents, latest

The Bulldogs are reportedly willing to use the pre-season draft if Brisbane doesn’t give in as the final day of free-choice approaches. Follow the AFL trading news from Friday, October 7 in our live blog below. And join our live chat from 9am-5pm EDT at the bottom of the article! Watch Trading Day every weeknight … Read more