WAFL

Former Fremantle Dockers Luke Strnadica and Jon Griffin to face Nic Naitanui challenge in WAFL

Luke Strnadica hopes a big performance against returning West Coast ruckman Nic Naitanui in the WAFL on Saturday can kickstart the second half of his season as he chases a second AFL chance.

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4 weeks ago, The West Australian, WAFL, Fremantle Dockers

Duff and Quarters: What Harley Bennell must do before earning an AFL recall with Fremantle Dockers

Mark Duffield says there are two factors which will decide if and when Harley Bennell makes his long-awaited return to the top level.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL, Fremantle Dockers

WAFLW Watch: Coach's comments Rd 6

Trent Cooper runs through his thoughts on the eight-Freo players in action in the WAFLW

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1 month ago, Fremantle Dockers, Fremantle Dockers, WAFL

The Tuesday WAFL: WAFL plagued by scoring drought

Despite the introduction of the 6-6-6 system, or maybe because of it, WAFL goals have rarely been harder to kick and their gradual extinction is doing nothing for the game.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL

South Fremantle’s Brock Higgins suspended blockbuster WAFL clash against Subiaco

South Fremantle will be without Brock Higgins for Saturday’s top-of-the-table clash against Subiaco at Fremantle Oval after the star ruckman was rubbed out for striking.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL, Fremantle Dockers

Hayden Ballantyne hit could be costly for Bulldogs ruckman Brock Higgins

South Fremantle ruckman Brock Higgins is under a report cloud for Saturday’s top-of-the-table clash with Subiaco after one small blemish in an otherwise typical workmanlike performance.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Nick Suban the hero as South Fremantle Bulldogs scrape past Peel Thunder in WAFL clash

Former Docker Nick Suban got South Fremantle out of jail against Peel with a last minute major to snatch a dramatic 11.5 (71) to 10.14 (74) win at David Grays Arena on Saturday.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL, Fremantle Dockers

Wasteful WA lose to South Australia in AFL U18s at Optus Stadium

A wasteful third quarter in front of the sticks came back to bite WA against defending AFL National Under-18 champions South Australia at Optus Stadium.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Luke Jackson puts aside hoop dreams to ruck ‘n’ roll in footy

One year on from the toughest decision of his life, Luke Jackson is “100 per cent” confident he made the right call choosing football over basketball.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Kysaiah Pickett, Luke Edwards and Jackson Mead picked for South Australia’s AFL national under-18s clash against WA at Optus Stadium

WA coach Peter Sumich is expecting a ‘tough and tight contest’ against defending under-18s champions South Australia at Optus Stadium on Saturday.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Bush and ‘Burbs: Kepler Bradley, Jay van Berlo, Nick Winmar, Jamie McNamara, Adam Cockie, Bradley Walsh, Lewis Broome, Bradley Walsh, Brent LeCras, Freddie Clutterbuck and more

A former Fremantle cult hero pulled on the boots in the Kimberley, kicking a pair of goals. Meanwhile, a fellow ex-Docker played his first game since last year’s WAFL grand final.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Former Subi player Alliston Pickett on fight charges

The son of WAFL legend Allistair Pickett is defending allegations he was an assailant in a violent fight outside a Perth bar that left one man unconscious and another with a broken jaw.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Nic Naitanui’s potential comeback through West Coast Reserves could shift WAFL fixture

West Coast Reserves’ game against East Fremantle on Saturday, June 22 could be pushed back a day to allow Channel 7 to broadcast Nic Naitanui’s potential comeback match.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL, West Coast Eagles

Subiaco veteran Clancy Wheeler free to play despite dangerous tackle that injured Perth’s Corey Byrne

Clancy Wheeler will be free to play in the top-of-the-table clash against South Fremantle after the WAFL match review panel cleared him of a dangerous tackle that injured Perth midfielder Corey Byrne.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Talented West Aussie Jarrod Pickett released by Carlton

West Australian footballer Jarrod Pickett is heading home after Carlton agreed to release the talented 22-year-old, who has struggled with injury.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Tuesday WAFL: Correct the records and give East Perth two more flags

It has long been a pain for East Perth supporters that arch rivals West Perth have won more premierships than them.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL

Dennis Cometti: Hall of Fame shines brightly on WA football

Another Australian Football Hall of Fame grabbed the spotlight last Tuesday night in Melbourne. A spotlight that once again shone brightly on the game in Western Australia.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL

From the scrub to greatness, Bill Dempsey’s life to be immortalised in new book

One of the great West Australian stories of brilliance and resilience is set to be told in a book honouring football hero Bill Dempsey.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL

WA and Swan Districts midfielder Riley Garcia admits he had a point to prove after big performance against Vic Metro

Swan Districts midfielder Riley Garcia was one of WA’s best as they kicked off their national under-18s carnival with a win over Vic Metro in Perth on Saturday.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL

East Fremantle make statement with 62-point drubbing of East Perth

East Fremantle’s resurgence under the WAFL’s most credentialed coach in Bill Monaghan has continued with their third win of the past month to make finals a realistic goal this season.

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1 month ago, The West Australian, WAFL, Fremantle Dockers

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