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North Melbourne Kangaroos player Todd Goldstein

AFL season preview: North Melbourne Kangaroos

The rebuild is firmly on for North Melbourne in 2018, with a roster sharply devoid of big name talent.Signs were promising for this young roster when the club finished eighth in 2015 and 2016, but that all came unstuck last season when the Kangaroos crashed to 15th.It is not all doom and gloom at Arden […]

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AFL club Gold Coast Suns

AFL season preview: Gold Coast Suns

Here we are, the era of the Gold Coast Suns post-Gary Ablett Jr.A club that has under-performed, disappointed and shown little growth since inception despite numerous AFL concessions.And now, the blue chip marquee man is gone.What does this mean for the men from the glitter strip?It could go one of two ways. First, it could […]

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Transgender women in sport

Should transgender athletes be allowed to play women’s sport?

​Have you ever given Transgender Women in the AFLW a thought?​The decision this week to ban 100kg transgender athlete Hannah Mouncey from the AFLW draft was contentious.  What do you think? Was this a fair decision, or policy on the run?​What are the IOC Standards on Transgender?On the eve of the AFLW draft, Hannah Mouncey […]

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AFL 2017 Season Ladder Predictions

AFL 2017 Season Preview – Who finishes where?

AFL 2017 Season Preview The AFL 2017 Season would be close to the most competitive and even season that I can remember. We have a handful of perceived standouts (baring injuries or drama), and then a host of teams behind that on their day could beat anyone. What a great season we are in for! […]

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