Witts commits until 2024

Jarrod Witts has extended his contract with the Gold Coast SUNS in a deal that sees him commit to the club until the end of 2024. Witts, 26, said he was thrilled about the opportunity to sign a long-term deal with the club. “I’m so excited to have extended my contract with the club for […]

Tom Murphy’s contract extended

Four games is all it took for North Melbourne to make a decision to reinvest in rookie, Tom Murphy. This week the club extended the young defender’s contract to secure his immediate future. “To get offered a two-year contract I’m very overwhelmed and very appreciative, and can’t wait to stay with North,” Murphy told foxfooty.com.au’s […]

Sun’s rapid Player Ratings rise no fluke

A BARGAIN recruit less than two years ago, Gold Coast onballer Jarryd Lyons has risen to be one of the competition’s top, and most underrated, midfielders. On the back of a brilliant performance against Carlton last Saturday, Lyons became the first Sun other than Gary Ablett to enter the top-20 of the Schick AFL Player […]


AN “HONOURED” Lewis Taylor has thanked his father Simon for the crucial role he played in getting him to a position to claim the 2014 NAB AFL Rising Star. The 19-year-old Brisbane Lion polled 39 votes on Wednesday, one more than the Western Bulldogs’ Marcus Bontempelli, to win the Ron Evans medal.   Read more…

Kedge dims Sun

It’s not often a player considers keeping his opponent to 25 possessions and two goals a victory. But it’s not every week you come up against one of the game’s greatest-ever players, Gary Ablett. Young Crow Sam Kerridge had the unenviable job of trying to nullify Ablett at Adelaide Oval on Sunday. The task was […]

Jarman’s the man

SHUTTING down Fremantle’s Hayden Ballantyne has earned Port Adelaide youngster Jarman Impey the round eight NAB AFL Rising Star nomination. Impey, in just his eighth AFL game, kept the Dockers’ forward goalless and held him to just nine touches in the Power’s 18-point win at Adelaide Oval on Saturday. The 18-year-old has played every game […]

Langdon named Rising Star

Tom Langdon from the Collingwood Football Club is the round seven AFL Rising Star nominee. Langdon, 19, was best on ground in the Magpies’ 34-point win against Carlton on Friday night. Fielded in his now familiar role across half back, Langdon demonstrated poise and composure belying his years, routinely foiling the Blues with his innate […]