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Eagles vs. Tigers

Darling boots six as Eagles thrash Tigers

West Coast have soared a game clear on top of the table after thrashing Richmond by 47 points at Optus Stadium on Sunday.

Eagles soar to the top of the table

Jack Darling kicked six goals as West Coast ran out 47 point winners at home.

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Lions vs. Hawks

Hodge's Lions topple Hawks in upset

Brisbane have stormed home to thump Hawthorn by 56 points for their first AFL win this season, with former Hawk Luke Hodge instrumental in the upset.

Brilliant Brisbane hammer Hawks

Brisbane has picked up their first win of the season courtesy of a scintilating 56-point upset over Hawthorn.

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AFL

Blues vs. Demons

Melbourne earn biggest win in 25 years

Melbourne have dished up a history-making shellacking of Carlton, defeating the Blues by 109 points at the MCG for their biggest win in 25 years.

Demons destroy Blues to claim fourth straight win

Melbourne have put Carlton to the sword at the MCG to move into the top eight.

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AFL

Swans vs. Dockers

Buddy joins Plugger as Swans belt Freo

Lance Franklin has joined Tony Lockett in kicking 300 goals for two VFL-AFL clubs, adding three in Sydney's 59-point home win over Fremantle.

AFL

Bombers vs. Cats

Bombers thrash Cats in form reversal

Essendon have rebounded from a week of heavy scrutiny to thump Geelong, ripping up the form book with a 34-point win at the MCG.

Dons defy odds to down Cats

Essendon have put a horror week behind them to overcome Geelong by 34 points at the MCG.

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Suns vs. Power

Port down Gold Coast in Shanghai

Port Adelaide have maintained their Shanghai supremacy, downing Gold Coast by 40 points in a wet-weather AFL slog at Jiangwan Stadium.

Power prove too good for Suns in Shanghai

Port Adelaide have cruised to a 40 point victory over the Gold Coast Suns.

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Roos vs. Giants

Brown inspires North Melbourne over GWS Giants

Ben Brown's AFL stocks continue to rise, with a five-goal third term inspiring North Melbourne to a 43-point win over a depleted Greater Western Sydney.

Roos ease past the Giants

North Melbourne continued their good form in Tasmania with a 43-point win over the Giants.

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ROUND 9

Crows vs. Bulldogs

Betts stars as Crows thrash Dogs in wet

Adelaide livewire Eddie Betts has slotted four goals in a rain-soaked 37-point win against the Western Bulldogs.

Essendon

Worsfold clarifies Baguley sledge

Essendon coach John Worsfold provides context on the on-field sledging between Mark Baguley and Carlton's Jed Lamb.

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Worsfold: I'll miss working with Neeld

Essendon coach John Worsfold believes Mark Neeld leaving wasn't due to the football clubs form.

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Neeld resigns from Essendon

Bombers' assistant coach Mark Neeld has quit the club effective immediately.

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Could Stringer's form be costly?

The stats that show how Essendon's Jake Stringer is down on form and could leave him out of the Bombers' best 22.

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Longmire: Clarkson's comments unusual and unnecessary

Sydney Swans' John Longmire responds to Alastair Clarkson's 'blue murder' comments saying they are inappropriate and unusual.

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Collingwood vs. Geelong

Geelong outlast wounded Magpies

Collingwood have suffered injuries to Darcy Moore and Tom Phillips during their 21-point loss to Geelong at the MCG.

AFL

North Melbourne vs. Richmond

Tigers beat brave Roos to stay top in AFL

Richmond have seen off a brave challenge from North Melbourne to score a thrilling 10-point win at Etihad Stadium.

AFL

Fremantle vs. St Kilda

Membrey astray, Dockers beat Saints

Fremantle coach Ross Lyon has put a horror week behind him, with the Dockers scoring a 30-point AFL win over St Kilda at Optus Stadium.

Docker Fyfe becomes unstoppable AFL force

Fremantle skipper Nat Fyfe put in a best afield display during his team's 30-point win over St Kilda on Saturday night.

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Western Bulldogs vs. Brisbane Lions

Bontempelli stars, Dogs down Lions

Brisbane have slumped to their worst start to an AFL season since merging with Fitzroy, losing to the Western Bulldogs by 14 points at Etihad Stadium.

AFL

Port Adelaide vs. Adelaide

Port pip Crows in AFL comeback thriller

Port Adelaide have come from behind to defeat arch rivals Adelaide by five points in their AFL derby.

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Gold Coast vs. Melbourne

Demons smash Suns in dull Gabba affair

Melbourne have smashed Gold Coast by 69 points at the Gabba to score their third AFL win in a row.

AFL

Carlton vs. Essendon

Carlton rallies to first win of AFL season

Essendon coach John Worsfold is facing a week of sustained pressure after the Bombers became the first team to lose to Carlton this season.

New low for bumbling Bombers

Essendon coach John Worsfold has suggested a week of soul-searching is to come at the AFL heavyweights after losing to bottom side Carlton.

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GWS vs. West Coast

Eagles extend win streak to seven with win over GWS

West Coast Eagles have gone top of the AFL with a 25-point away win over Greater Western Sydney, notching their seventh straight victory.

AFL

Hawthorn vs. Sydney

Buddy who? Ronke's MCG debut for the ages

There weren't too many people who knew who Ben Ronke was before Friday night at the MCG but by the final siren - and seven goals later - the 20-year-old made sure everyone knew his name.

Ben Ronke, take a bow. The third-gamer kicks SEVEN goals as Sydney stun the Hawks by eight points at the MCG on Friday night.

Jake Michaels, ESPN Assistant Editor11d ago

ROUnd 8

W2W4, R8: Pies vs. Cats a top-four battle?

It's still early days but we're going out on a limb and saying the winner of Geelong and Collingwood will be locked firmly inside the top four at the conclusion of the bye rounds. Here's What To Watch For in Round 8.

AFL tribunal suspends Naitanui for tackle

The AFL tribunal has upheld Nic Naitanui's rough conduct charge, meaning he will miss West Coast's away match against GWS.

ROUND 8

Lyon fronts media amid more sexual harassment claims

Ross Lyon has fronted the media after a second sexual harassment claim was launched against him.

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Daniher disappointed with injury

Essendon's Joe Daniher admits the injury is disappointing but that he's solely focused on getting fully fit.

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Ward: I've got no concerns with our position

GWS Giants Callan Ward says he is happy with the way his team is heading.

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Rance issues Lynch warning

Alex Rance has warned the Richmond Tigers to think carefully before attempting to sign Tom Lynch.

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Brisbane vs Collingwood

Magpies sneak past Lions in AFL

Collingwood do it the hard way with a seven-point win over the struggling Brisbane Lions at the Gabba.

AFL

St Kilda vs Melbourne

Demons easily beat wasteful Saints in AFL

St Kilda were competitive early, but again they paid for poor goalkicking and Melbourne eventually kicked clear.

AFL

Richmond vs. Fremantle

Tigers add to Dockers' miserable AFL week

Richmond have steamrolled a hapless Fremantle in the fourth quarter on the way to a 77-point annihilation at the MCG.

AFL

Sydney vs. North Melbourne

North Melbourne edge Sydney in SCG thriller

Mason Wood has kicked four goals including a late winner to help North Melbourne to a two-point AFL win over Sydney at the SCG.

AFL

Adelaide vs. Carlton

Crows crush Blues, more hamstring woes

Adelaide had few problems brushing aside the winless Carlton, but their hamstring curse has claimed another victim in Wayne Milera.

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Essendon vs. Hawthorn

Bombers fail to fire as Hawks cruise

Hawthorn kicked 6.3 to Essendon's solitary behind in the third term on the way to a comfortable 23-point win.

AFL

West Coast vs. Port Adelaide

Shuey injured as Eagles survive Power surge

West Coast forward Jack Darling has pulled in some monster marks to help inspire his team to an AFL victory over Port Adelaide in Perth.

AFL

Western Bulldogs vs. Gold Coast

Macrae stars as Dogs edge Suns in Ballarat

The Western Bulldogs have held off Gold Coast by nine points in a tightly-contested clash in Ballarat to notch their third win of the AFL season.

Dogs star no certainty for Lions AFL game

Marcus Bontempelli could be out another week for the Western Bulldogs after missing their win over Gold Coast with hip soreness.

AFL

Geelong Cats vs GWS Giants

Cats score big win over listless GWS

Greater Western Sydney took on Geelong as AFL premiership contenders, but left Kardinia Park exposed as pretenders after copping a 61-point belting.

AFL

Don't panic: Jenkins' simple scoring solution

Is there reason to panic over lower scores and increased congestion? Josh Jenkins investigates the 'state of the game' and believes there may be one easy, simple solution that could help improve AFL for players, experts and fans.

AFL

Eagles vs. Dockers

Walters hurt as Eagles beat Dockers

West Coast have overcome a 20-point deficit to post a thrilling eight-point AFL win over Fremantle at Optus Stadium.

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Essendon vs. Melbourne

Flaky Bombers steamrolled by Demons

Melbourne have turned the tables on Essendon with a dominant second half in a 36-point AFL victory at Etihad Stadium.

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Tigers crack Magpies late for AFL win

Richmond have kicked half their goals in the last quarter, but Collingwood have taken it up to the reigning premiers before losing their AFL clash by 43 points.

AFL

Hawthorn vs. St Kilda

Mitchell, Smith star as Hawks down Saints

Hawthorn have finished with a wet sail to overcome St Kilda by 35 points in an AFL match where both teams have suffered the yips in front of goal.

AFL

Adelaide vs. Gold Coast

Injuries sour Crows' win over Suns

Adelaide have proved far too good for Gold Coast but their 48-point AFL victory has been soured by injuries to Taylor Walker and David Mackay.

AFL

Geelong vs. Sydney

Swans stun Cats with final-quarter blitz

Sydney have stormed home with a seven-goal final-quarter blitz to stun Geelong by 17 points in the AFL match at GMHBA Stadium.

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North Melbourne vs. Port Adelaide

Power bounce back to beat Kangaroos

Port Adelaide have bounced back from consecutive losses to score a 33-point win over North Melbourne at Etihad Stadium.

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GWS vs. Brisbane

Giants cruise to win over Lions

Greater Western Sydney have shored up their position in the upper reaches of the AFL ladder with a comfortable 34-point home victory over winless Brisbane.

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