Richard Marles admits he was worse off after Big Cats win

A “messy” night following Geelong’s victory as prime minister may have ended with the deputy prime minister marking himself with a celebratory tattoo. Mad Cats fan Richard Marles left host Karl Stefanovic and sparring partner and leader of the opposition Peter Dutton in shock with his revelation on Friday morning. “I’m not going to show … Read more

Joel Selwood Retires After AFL Grand Final Win, Geelong Cats Fans Devastated

Every fairy tale needs an ending. Joel Selwood has announced his retirement in an emotional farewell press conference this Wednesday. The Cats champion leaves like a dream after Geelong’s win as premiership, his fourth grand final win as a player. The 34-year-old played in his 40th career final, a record, in victory over the Swans … Read more

Geelong Cats AFL Grand Final Mad Monday celebrations: Outrage over elder trick

Geelong players have been accused of leaving old football fans “demoralized” in an extraordinary reaction to the club’s Mad Monday celebrations. Cats players gathered at a Geelong watering hole on Monday, where celebrations of his premiership were extended into a third day. Football fans widely applauded the team’s over-the-top dressing room, which was spearheaded by … Read more

John Farnham ‘touched’ by Robbie Williams’ dedication to AFL

Australian music legend John Farnham was “deeply moved” by singer Robbie Williams’ spectacular dedication to the AFL at the MCG. Before the Geelong vs. Sydney showdown, Williams took the stage and delivered a memorable 20-minute performance that included the iconic song you are the voice. “The next song is the unofficial national anthem of Australia,” … Read more

AFL Grand Final 2022: Tom Stewart criticized for podium snub video, Geelong vs Sydney

The Geelong Cats defender has faced backlash for his treatment of a young Auskicker during Saturday’s AFL grand final medal ceremony at the MCG. It has become a cherished tradition for the 23 Auskicker of the Year nominees to hand out the premiership medals to the victorious players at the season finale, but Stewart absolutely … Read more

AFL Grand Final 2022: Channel 7 ratings sink to all-time low, Geelong vs Sydney score

The 2022 AFL Grand Final was a ratings bomb for free-to-air broadcaster Channel 7, prompting calls for the marquee fixtures to become permanently a twilight fixture. According to OzTAMSaturday afternoon’s decider between Geelong Cats and Sydney Swans received 2.179 million viewers, making it the competition’s lowest rated decider on record. There were also 95,000 viewers … Read more

‘I tried as hard as I could’: AFL grand final loss devastates Swan Chad Warner

Sydney rising star Chad Warner believes the Swans were “overwhelmed” in the grand final spotlight but remains excited about the future. Warner and defender Robbie Fox were Sydney’s best players on a bitterly disappointing day in which their nine-game winning streak came to an abrupt halt in an 81-point drubbing of Geelong. The 21-year-old running … Read more

AFL Grand Final 2022: Viral Video of Sam Moorfoot, Joel Selwood, Celebration, Who’s Sammy, Levi Ablett

Regardless of who you support, Geelong’s 2022 AFL Premiership felt good. The oldest team in AFL history was dominant all year, reaching the Grand Final on a 15-match winning streak and handing champion Patrick Dangerfield his first premiership, while Tom Hawkins and Joel Selwood they were left in tears at the retirement rumours. Watch every … Read more

AFL Grand Final 2022: Viral Video of Sam Moorfoot, Joel Selwood, Celebration, Who’s Sammy, Levi Ablett

Regardless of who you support, Geelong’s 2022 AFL Premiership felt good. The oldest team in AFL history was dominant all year, reaching the Grand Final on a 15-match winning streak and handing champion Patrick Dangerfield his first premiership, while Tom Hawkins and Joel Selwood they were left in tears at the retirement rumours. Watch every … Read more

Graham Cornes: Dangerfield deserved the Norm Smith

The city of Melbourne did its part. More than 100,000 people packed into the MCG to welcome the grand finale for the first time in three years. Melbourne’s unpredictable weather was perfect. The AFL did its job. The oft-maligned pre-match entertainment was probably the best of all. Nothing stirs up pregame emotions like Mike Brady … Read more