With seven rounds to go, the Bound For Glory News Rising Stars Medal leaderboard is starting to take shape. A total of 191 players have received votes in matches across the first 11 rounds, with three players above 20 votes and a further 29 players in double figure votes. Bendigo Pioneers have not had a […]
There is no positive to be found in the death of a sports personality before his or her time. No one deserves to die, of course, but it just seems to hurt so much more when it’s a sports person and it’s before their time. These are, by and large, good-intentioned people who dedicate their […]
There’s an elephant in the room for this GWS mid-year report card. It might as well be addressed up front, to put the Giants’ early success in 2015 into context. Here it is: Shane Mumford is out for the season. When he went down against Collingwood in round 11 with an ankle injury requiring reconstruction, GWS lost […]
In what was seen by many as the battle for the wooden spoon, the Gold Coast Suns suffered another loss to a reborn Carlton outfit. With Gary Ablett again missing through his lingering shoulder injury, the main talking point was whether Patrick Cripps could further his time in the limelight by producing another good game of football.
Photo courtesy of TAC Cup 1. Joshua Schache – Vic Country (199 cm, 96 kg key forward) Schache has to be considered the number one pick by now – partly due to performance and partly due to position. If Schache is still considered a top three prospect come draft time, with Carlton, Brisbane and potentially Gold […]