'We made it!' Jesinta Franklin FINALLY reunites with AFL star husband Buddy in Melbourne after spending almost seven weeks apart
Jesinta Franklin has reunited with her AFL star husband Lance 'Buddy' Franklin after almost seven weeks apart. The model, 29, jetted into Victoria on Thursday to reunite with the Sydney Swans player after his team was relocated while she was stuck in two-week quarantine on the Gold Coast.
Mia Fevola's AFL star boyfriend Jamarra Ugle-Hagan signs on with Western Bulldogs for two more years
Mia Fevola's AFL star boyfriend Jamarra Ugle-Hagan has signed on for another two years to play with the Western Bulldogs. The 19-year-old told Perth Now on Thursday he was happy to stay with the team that gave him his first opportunity. 'It's an unreal moment and I'm excited to re-sign for another two years.'
Former Australian netball coach Lisa Alexander is confident she would be up to the job of leading Collingwood's men's team despite her lack of experience in the AFL. The Magpies are hunting for a successor to Nathan Buckley after the favourite son parted ways with the club in June.
Walker allegedly made racial slur during a South Australian league match in July The alleged comment was made against North Adelaide player Robbie Young AFL is investigating but won't comment on the matter until process is finished AFL superstar and former Adelaide Crows captain Taylor 'Tex' Walker is reportedly being investigated by the AFL over an alleged racial slur made about an opponent.
Out of favour and out of contract, Essendon veteran Cale Hooker is no certainty to return in Sunday's AFL clash with the red-hot Western Bulldogs. Hooker is the Bombers' equal leading goal kicker with 33 majors in 18 games this season but was dropped for last weekend's loss to Sydney.
West Coast premiership player Daniel Venables has announced his retirement after an AFL medical panel recommended that he avoid all contact sport. The 22-year-old has not played since suffering a brain trauma injury in a marking contest during the Eagles' win over Melbourne in May 2019. Venables still battles daily symptoms from the injury and informed teammates of his decision to call time on his playing career on Wednesday.
Geelong star Jeremy Cameron will miss the Cats' AFL clash with his former club GWS as the key forward recovers from his latest hamstring injury. The 28-year-old has sat out the past four games after hurting himself in Geelong's round 16 game against Essendon. With this being his third hamstring injury since arriving from the Giants during the off-season, Geelong have opted to carefully manage their spearhead leading into finals.
Melbourne's Jack Viney has been slapped with a two-match ban for serious misconduct after the AFL tribunal found him guilty of pressing and holding his elbow into the neck and throat of Gold Coast's Sam Collins. The suspension rules Viney out of Monday's game against West Coast plus Melbourne's round-22 clash with Adelaide.
Tom Flores was ready to pursue a career in teaching instead of football after getting cut by a team in Canada, having a stint with a minor league team in California and failing to hook on with Washington in the NFL. The AFL gave Flores one last chance when the fledging league launched in 1960 and Flores seized the opportunity.
AFL player Daniel Rioli holds hands with his TikTok star girlfriend Paris Lawrence in Melbourne... one year after his split from Mia Fevola
He began dating Paris Lawrence in February, one year after his split from Mia Fevola. And on Monday, AFL player Daniel Rioli and his DJ girlfriend put on a loved-up display as they enjoyed a midday stroll through Brighton, Melbourne. The Richmond premiership star, 24, appeared to be in high spirits as he held hands with the blonde beauty while they ran errands.
Collingwood veteran Chris Mayne will bring his 14-year AFL career to a close at the end of this season. The 32-year-old informed teammates of the decision on Tuesday and will see out the final three matches of the Magpies' campaign. 'The time is right, personally and professionally,' Mayne said.
Belief is growing among Fremantle's young brigade that not only is an AFL finals berth achievable this season, but that they can also do some damage in September. A tense four-point win over Richmond last weekend gave the Dockers a shot of confidence and lifted them to eighth spot with just three rounds remaining in the home-and-away campaign.
. The case against Watts came before Adelaide Magistrates Court on Tuesday where the 30-year-old entered guilty pleas to three charges through counsel. He admitted driving without due care and failing to provide his details to police and the owner of a parked car he hit at suburban Fulham.
Heartbreak for Jesinta Franklin as her husband Buddy is relocated to Victoria with the Sydney Swans while she's stuck in quarantine in Queensland
Jesinta Franklin and her two young children are due to be released from their mandatory 14-day quarantine on the Gold Coast on Thursday. But the model's hopes of reuniting with her Sydney Swans star husband Lance 'Buddy' Franklin have come to a crashing halt, as it was revealed earlier this week his team had been relocated to Victoria amid Queensland's Covid outbreak.
The AFL considered bringing forward its pre-finals bye as south-east Queensland's snap lockdown threw the season into further chaos. Three games scheduled for Brisbane and Gold Coast on the weekend forced the AFL to hastily relocate clubs to Victoria. It was the latest major disruption during the COVID-19 pandemic for the AFL, with just three rounds to play before finals.
Melbourne vice-captain Jack Viney has been charged with serious misconduct and sent directly to the AFL tribunal for pinning Gold Coast defender Sam Collins to the ground and pressing his elbow down into his neck. In the fourth quarter of the Demons' thumping win over the Suns, Viney caught Collins in a fierce tackle, bringing him to the ground.
GWS coach Leon Cameron has no qualms about his side being asked to back up against Geelong on a five-day break as the AFL faces another fixture shake-up. Queensland's snap lockdown wreaked havoc on the schedule last weekend and hastily rearranged matches will have a flow-on effect in round 21.
Unvaccinated Australians WILL be banned from AFL, NRL and cricket after MCG super-spreader kicked off Melbourne's fifth lockdown
Unvaccinated sports fans could soon be banned from attending stadium games Venues NSW is working on plans to introduce a vaccination passport for fans Victorian government is also considering new measures at their state venues Fears have been raised that stadiums could be super-spreaders for Covid-19 . Plans are already underway to make 'vaccine passports' mandatory in New South Wales while a similar approach is being considered in Victoria.