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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Ladder After Round 3
    Team Wins Losses For/Against
    Hawthorn 3 0 67
    Gold Coast 3 0 48
    Melbourne 3 0 37
    Sydney 3 0 23
    Collingwood 2 1 86
    StKilda 2 1 62
    West Coast 2 1 55
    Fremantle 2 1 54
    Richmond 1 2 -10
    North Melbourne 1 2 -18
    Essendon 1 2 -23
    Greater Western Sydney 1 2 -26
    Port Adelaide 1 2 -26
    Western Bulldogs 1 2 -61
    Adelaide 2 2 -64
    Brisbane 0 3 -63
    Carlton 0 3 -68
    Geelong 0 3 -73









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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Round Four

    Friday, April 13, 2018
    Adelaide Oval
    Adelaide vs. Collingwood

    Saturday, April 14, 2018
    UNSW Canberra Oval
    Greater Western Sydney vs. Fremantle

    Melbourne Cricket Ground
    Richmond vs. Brisbane

    Etihad Stadium
    Western Bulldogs vs. Sydney

    Blundstone Arena
    North Melbourne vs. Carlton

    Optus Stadium
    West Coast vs. Gold Coast

    Sunday, April 15, 2018
    Etihad Stadium
    Essendon vs. Port Adelaide

    Melbourne Cricket Ground
    Hawthorn vs. Melbourne

    GMHBA Stadium
    Geelong vs. StKilda









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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Friday, April 13, 2018
    Adelaide Oval
    Adelaide vs. Collingwood

    Adel G4 B3 27 G10 B7 67 G16 B13 109 G19 B18 132
    Coll G6 B1 37 G9 B5 59 G12 B6 78 G14 B12 96

    Adelaide had been rather rocky so far this year, whereas outside of a round one hiccup, Collingwood have been one of the better teams in the competition. The first quarter of this game looked to go in a similar fashion, with Collingwood holding an advantage, until Adelaide managed to change the game. Suddenly, they become a threat, they begun to win the contested possession and they found their scoring power which took them all the way to the grand final last year. Kicking 19 goals showed just how good they were, and they were lead by Rory Sloane and Rory Laird. For Collingwood, Adam Treloar tried hard, but the rest of his midfield got beaten around the contest which shows in the lopsided scoreboard.









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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Saturday, April 14, 2018
    UNSW Canberra Oval
    Greater Western Sydney vs. Fremantle

    GWS G6 B3 39 G11 B5 71 G13 B11 89 G18 B14 122
    Freo G5 B6 36 G7 B10 52 G13 B16 94 G14 B20 104

    This battle was an interesting one as Fremantle have had the better start to the year, although lost their last game, whereas GWS are trying to begin making a run. The first half belonged to GWS however Freo lifted in the third quarter, battling their way to the lead. Unfortunately, they spent all of their petrol tickets getting back into the game, and GWS managed to run away in the last quarter. There were no real standouts for GWS, instead their gaggle of amazing midfielders had a rather even contribution, whereas Nat Fyfe and Lachie Neale were brilliant for Fremantle. The main issue was that they had no support.

    Melbourne Cricket Ground
    Richmond vs. Brisbane

    Rich G1 B6 12 G5 B10 40 G9 B14 68 G11 B19 85
    Bris G3 B6 24 G6 B8 44 G12 B12 84 G18 B16 124

    We had ANOTHER upset in this one as the reigning premiers, sitting with 1 win and 2 losses but expected to click into a higher gear, lost to Brisbane, who finished in the bottom two last year, and were yet to win a game this year. The scary part of this is that they didn’t just lose either; they were beaten by 6 goals. Richmond is well and truly in trouble. None of their leaders stood up in this one whilst not for the first time this year, the rejuvenated Luke Hodge was sensational in holding the Brisbane Lions backline together.

    Etihad Stadium
    Western Bulldogs vs. Sydney

    WB G3 B6 24 G6 B7 43 G10 B12 72 G11 B14 80
    Syd G2 B2 14 G4 B4 28 G6 B10 46 G11 B15 81

    Sydney Swans were undefeated heading into this one, as their experienced midfielders continue to grind at opponents, and when needed, Franklin steps up with some magic to sneak over the line. It’s been debated whether this style will be manageable all year, and they struggled for a majority of this contest, with the lowly rated Bulldogs leading for three quarters. Despite Lachie Hunter’s best efforts, lead by 3 goals in the last quarter by Franklin and a big quarter from Kennedy, Sydney came from 26 points down to win by 1 solitary point.

    Blundstone Arena
    North Melbourne vs. Carlton

    North G4 B5 29 G7 B9 51 G12 B15 87 G16 B18 114
    Carl G5 B6 36 G11 B12 78 G16 B14 110 G19 B18 132

    This weekend must be the weekend of upsets as we got yet another one here. North Melbourne isn’t exactly flying at the moment, but having already scored a victory this year, they were expected to do the job against a Carlton team who is yet to win a game. Instead, Carlton lead from start to finish, with their Captain and Vice Captain, Marc Murphy and Kade Simpson leading the way. For North, Goldstein and Higgins were great but they could only get within 3 goals of Carlton.

    Optus Stadium
    West Coast vs. Gold Coast

    WCE G5 B5 35 G11 B7 73 G15 B8 98 G20 B12 132
    GC G6 B4 40 G7 B5 47 G12 B11 83 G16 B13 109

    One of the bigger games of the year saw a team with one loss in West Coast face a team without a loss, Gold Coast. Not having their home ground ready for the start of the year finally caught up with Gold Coast, as they just looked tired in their second week in a row in Perth. West Coasts run and carry game looked far too quick for them to keep up with, despite a promising first quarter. Andrew Gaff and Luke Shuey dominated the midfield for West Coast, getting heaps of their own ball, and not allowing the Gold Coast midfield to do the same.









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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Sunday, April 15, 2018
    Etihad Stadium
    Essendon vs. Port Adelaide

    Ess G1 B6 12 G5 B8 38 G10 B10 70 G14 B14 98
    Port G4 B3 27 G6 B5 41 G11 B8 74 G17 B14 116

    Both teams were on level pecking heading into this one, and the predictions for this were simply fifty fifity. Nobody was sure who was going to win this game, and it played like that for three quarters, with their being less than a goal between the two teams heading into the final break. Port Adelaide lifted their play in the last quarter though and Essendon weren’t able to keep up, allowing Port to win by 3 goals, and even their ledger at 2 wins and 2 losses, whilst Essendon fall to 1 win and 3 losses. For Port Adelaide, Ollie Wines was best on ground by quite a long way.

    Melbourne Cricket Ground
    Hawthorn vs. Melbourne

    Haw G4 B3 27 G8 B4 52 G14 B5 89 G16 B11 107
    Melb G1 B2 8 G2 B5 17 G4 B8 32 G5 B10 40

    This was supposed to be match of the round, two of the undefeated teams in the competition going at it, but that is not what we got here. This was a massacre right from the start, and Hawthorn were simply too tough, to strong and to good for Melbourne, eventually running out 67 point winners. The win and the percentage boost should keep Hawthorn at the top of the ladder, whilst the potential loss could see Melbourne drop if other results have gone against them. Nathan Jones tried hard all day for Melbourne, meanwhile Shaun Burgoyne and Tom Mitchell were outstanding for Hawthorn.

    GMHBA Stadium
    Geelong vs. StKilda

    Geel G1 B6 12 G5 B8 38 G8 B13 61 G11 B16 82
    STK G2 B1 13 G4 B3 27 G7 B8 50 G12 B9 81

    Going into the last match of the round, Geelong were the only team left without a victory, however they changed that by scraping out a 1 point victory here. StKilda had the chance to really push into the top end of the ladder by winning their third game, but were unable to get the job done. Geelong dominated the game throughout, but was unable to kick straight at goal to build a lead. There were worries that this could come back to cost them, but it didn’t as they managed to hold on in a thriller, getting a 1 point victory. The start studded midfield of Patrick Dangerfield, Joel Selwood and Gary Ablett were all outstanding for Geelong, whilst Jack Steven was great for StKilda but had no support at all.









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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Ladder After Round 4
    Team Wins Losses For/Against
    Hawthorn 4 134
    Sydney 4 24
    West Coast 3 1 78
    Gold Coast 3 1 25
    Melbourne 3 1 -30
    StKilda 2 2 61
    Collingwood 2 2 50
    Fremantle 2 2 36
    Greater Western Sydney 2 2 -8
    Port Adelaide 2 2 -8
    Adelaide 2 2 -28
    Brisbane 1 3 -24
    North Melbourne 1 3 -36
    Essendon 1 3 -41
    Richmond 1 3 -49
    Carlton 1 3 -50
    Western Bulldogs 1 3 -62
    Geelong 1 3 -72









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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Round Five

    Friday, April 20, 2018
    Sydney Cricket Ground
    Sydney vs. Adelaide

    Saturday, April 21, 2018
    Etihad Stadium
    StKilda vs. Greater Western Sydney

    Melbourne Cricket Ground
    Carlton vs. West Coast

    Adelaide Oval
    Port Adelaide vs. Geelong

    Optus Stadium
    Fremantle vs. Western Bulldogs

    Sunday, April 22, 2018
    Etihad Stadium
    North Melbourne vs. Hawthorn

    The Gabba
    Brisbane vs. Gold Coast

    Tuesday, April 24, 2018
    Melbourne Cricket Ground
    Melbourne vs. Richmond

    Wednesday, April 25, 2018
    Melbourne Cricket Ground
    Collingwood vs. Essendon









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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Friday, April 20, 2018
    Sydney Cricket Ground
    Sydney vs. Adelaide

    Syd G6 B2 38 G7 B8 50 G13 B9 87 G19 B14 128
    Adel G2 B1 13 G5 B4 34 G10 B8 68 G13 B9 87

    Adelaide has been hit and misses so far this year, winning 2 and losing 2 whilst Sydney were undefeated, however every match has been a close one. Finally, Sydney were able to have something of a relaxing win in this one, just winning the contest all night and winning by 41 points. Adelaide were just not good enough again tonight and their coach must be frustrated at the inconsistency they are providing. Meanwhile, 5 wins and 0 losses says that Sydney will probably go deep into the finals, as they have every year for the last ten years. For Sydney, Lance Franklin kicked 5 goals and Luke Parker was great, whilst Rory Laird tried hard for Adelaide but his rebound from half back wasn’t enough to get the job done.









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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Saturday, April 21, 2018
    Etihad Stadium
    StKilda vs. Greater Western Sydney

    Stk G5 B4 34 G7 B5 47 G13 B6 84 G14 B12 96
    GWS G3 B1 19 G4 B5 29 G6 B9 45 G12 B14 86

    Both teams came into this one locked horns at 2 wins and 2 losses each. This was an interesting one because whilst it gave us a winner and a loser, it’s hard to be certain whether the best team actually won. GWS just seemed a little off for most the day and this allowed StKilda to burn their way to a 39 point lead at three quarter time. However then GWS and their captain Callum Ward put their hand up and played a blinder of a last quarter, completely dominating the game however they fell short by 10 points. One must wonder if GWS were on from the start, would the result have been different? We may find out later on in the year but for right now, StKilda get the win thanks to their midfield trio of Jack Steven, Seb Ross and Jade Gresham all dominating around the ground.

    Melbourne Cricket Ground
    Carlton vs. West Coast

    Carl G5 B4 34 G9 B7 61 G13 B12 90 G16 B17 113
    WC G5 B3 33 G10 B5 65 G13 B6 84 G19 B8 122

    This was one of the bottom teams in Carlton against one of the top teams in West Coast, but somebody forgot to tell these two that before the game. This one was a very entertaining game of football with high scores, and Carlton really challenged, West Coast, being up by one goal at three quarter time. In the last quarter though, West Coast, with the help of Jack Darling kicking two last quarter goals, raised a level and got the job done, sneaking home by 9 points. West Coast were outplayed throughout the middle with no real standouts, whilst Carlton veterans Marc Murphy and Kade Simpson were brilliant.

    Adelaide Oval
    Port Adelaide vs. Geelong

    Port G1 B4 10 G5 B9 39 G6 B11 47 G12 B17 89
    Geel G6 B6 42 G11 B10 76 G12 B11 83 G17 B15 117

    After losing their first two games of the year, Port Adelaide had won their next two, allowing them to build some momentum. Meanwhile, the bottom of the ladder Geelong won their first game last week by a solitary point in what was yet another unconvincing match from the team with the most stars in the AFL. Finally, something clicked for the star studded Geelong today though, as they jumped Port to have a 5 goal lead at the first change. From there, the game was pretty much even but the damage was done with Geelong running out 28 point winners. Geelong’s captain Joel Selwood was at his courageous best, whilst Ollie Wines and Chad Wingard had good games for Port.

    Optus Stadium
    Fremantle vs. Western Bulldogs

    Freo G5 B5 35 G10 B11 71 G14 B16 100 G16 B17 113
    WB G1 B6 12 G2 B8 20 G4 B9 33 G8 B13 61

    Fremantle started off the season strong but had lost the last two, whereas the Bulldogs had only managed one victory so far this year. Being in Perth, Fremantle used the home ground advantage to blow out the Doggies from the start. This result was never in doubt and despite being up by 67 points at three quarter time, Fremantle ended up cruising to a 52 point victory. For Fremantle, their captain Nat Fyfe was amazing and Michael Walters was at his exciting best. The Western Bulldogs must be in crisis mode now, firmly entrenched near the bottom of the ladder with the worst for and against result in the league. For the Doggies, Jack McRae tried really hard but he seemed to be a lone hand.









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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Sunday, April 22, 2018
    Etihad Stadium
    North Melbourne vs. Hawthorn

    North G1 B4 10 G5 B5 35 G6 B10 46 G8 B11 59
    Haw G1 B4 10 G5 B7 37 G6 B12 48 G7 B13 55

    The undefeated top of the ladder Hawthorn went against the 1 win and 3 losses North Melbourne in what was expected to be a pretty predictable result. The initial game plan from North was clear, make the game as scrappy as possible so they could not get blown away. If they hang around long enough, they might be able to steal it. And that’s exactly what happened. It was an unattractive brand of footy, but North flooded their back half, preventing Hawthorn from scoring, and then just slowly tried to work the ball with nobody forward. This created the low scoring affair but in the end North managed to sneak a 4 point win, to give Hawthorn their first loss for the year. Ben Cunnington was the first man in and under all day for North, whilst Shaun Burgoyne and Tom Mitchell did all they could throughout the day to try and lift Hawthorn to victory.

    The Gabba
    Brisbane vs. Gold Coast

    Bris G2 B4 16 G8 B5 53 G12 B8 80 G17 B12 114
    GC G6 B3 39 G8 B5 53 G9 B10 64 G10 B14 74

    Not for the first time this round, we saw an upset take place here. Gold Coast were 3 wins and 1 loss, whilst Brisbane were 1 win and 3 losses, however you wouldn’t have known watching the game. Gold Coast had a brilliant first quarter, running out to a 23 point lead, but Brisbane managed to level the game by half time. The second half went much like the second quarter, with Brisbane running all over Gold Coast to pick up the 40 point win. As usual, Luke Hodge was sensational across half back for Brisbane, whilst David Swallow was Gold Coast’s best player.









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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Tuesday, April 24, 2018
    Melbourne Cricket Ground
    Melbourne vs. Richmond

    Melb G2 B2 14 G3 B3 21 G7 B8 50 G9 B11 65
    Rich G6 B3 39 G10 B6 66 G13 B8 86 G18 B14 122

    Another match this round comes with another upset as the 3 wins and 1 loss Melbourne lose to the 1 win and 3 losses Richmond. To be fair though, Richmond are the reigning premiers and have just started the year really badly, but this performance today resembled that of a grand final winning team. They were to good from start to finish, bullying Melbourne around the ball. Trent Cotchin was head and shoulders above everybody else on the ground, playing a real captain’s knock for Richmond, whilst Josh Caddy provided some handy support.









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    Wednesday, April 25, 2018
    Melbourne Cricket Ground
    Collingwood vs. Essendon

    Coll G4 B1 25 G9 B4 58 G11 B8 74 G14 B14 98
    Ess G2 B4 16 G6 B5 41 G7 B9 51 G13 B10 88

    Anzac Day. The biggest most prestigious game in the AFL season that is not a final. Arch rivals, Collingwood versus Essendon. Collingwood have started the year a little better than Essendon, managing to maintain an even win/loss record, where as Essendon has 1 win and 3 losses. Heading into this game, nobody was sure what to expect, and it was a tight game, but Collingwood won the first three quarters of the game by just over 1 goal each time. Essendon managed to change the game in the last quarter and come home strong, but Collingwood held on to prevail by ten points. The Anzac Day Medallist was Adam Treloar from Collingwood for a special game, and Zack Merrett and Devon Smith were Essendon’s two best players.









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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Ladder After Round 5
    Team Wins Losses For/Against
    Sydney 5 65
    Hawthorn 4 1 130
    West Coast 4 1 87
    Fremantle 3 2 88
    StKilda 3 2 71
    Collingwood 3 2 60
    Gold Coast 3 2 -15
    Melbourne 3 2 -87
    Brisbane 2 3 14
    Richmond 2 3 8
    Greater Western Sydney 2 3 -18
    North Melbourne 2 3 -32
    Port Adelaide 2 3 -36
    Geelong 2 3 -44
    Adelaide 2 3 -69
    Essendon 1 4 -51
    Carlton 1 4 -59
    Western Bulldogs 1 4 -114









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    Round Six

    Friday, April 27, 2018
    Etihad Stadium
    Western Bulldogs vs. Carlton

    Saturday, April 28, 2018
    GMHBA Stadium
    Geelong vs. Sydney

    Etihad Stadium
    North Melbourne vs. Port Adelaide

    Spotless Stadium
    Greater Western Sydney vs. Brisbane

    University of Tasmania Stadium
    Hawthorn vs. StKilda

    Adelaide Oval
    Adelaide vs. Gold Coast

    Sunday, April 29, 2018
    Etihad Stadium
    Essendon vs. Melbourne

    Melbourne Cricket Ground
    Collingwood vs. Richmond

    Optus Stadium
    Fremantle vs. West Coast









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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Round Six

    Friday, April 27, 2018
    Etihad Stadium
    Western Bulldogs vs. Carlton

    WB G2 B3 15 G8 B5 53 G11 B8 74 G14 B14 98
    Carl G3 B4 22 G7 B6 48 G12 B8 80 G18 B12 120

    This was a fizzler of a Friday night footy game that nobody in the media was happy with in the build up. Two teams sitting at the bottom of the ladder, seemingly with nothing to play for already, so early into the year. The match itself was quite the spectacle though, the lead changing between the ends of the first three quarters numerous times, until Carlton got on top in the last quarter to run out 22 point winners. Carlton move to 2 wins and 4 losses, whilst the Bulldogs, who were already last on the ladder, drops to 1 win and 5 losses. Kade Simpson for Carlton and Jack McRae for Bulldogs were neck and neck for best on ground, whilst Patrick Cripps for Carlton and Lachie Hunter for the Bulldogs weren’t far behind.









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    Saturday, April 28, 2018
    GMHBA Stadium
    Geelong vs. Sydney

    Geel G2 B3 15 G5 B8 38 G10 B14 74 G12 B16 88
    Syd G2 B2 14 G3 B4 22 G4 B10 34 G8 B14 62

    After a terrible start to the year, the star studded Geelong had won two in a row, whilst Sydney was still yet to lose a game this year. That was bound to change though and it did here, with Geelong breaking Sydney down in the first half, and then building a 40 point lead by three quarter time. The winning margin was 28 points in the end but Sydney never really looked like winning the game. Geelong were lead bravely by their captain Joel Selwood whilst Luke Parker was easily Sydney’s only good player on the day.

    Etihad Stadium
    North Melbourne vs. Port Adelaide

    North G3 B1 19 G4 B2 26 G5 B5 35 G8 B10 58
    Port G2 B4 16 G8 B5 53 G11 B6 72 G17 B9 111

    This was a crucial battle in terms of both teams’ seasons with North and Port both sitting on 2 wins and 3 losses. At this point of the year, you want the ledger to at least be even and certainly not negative. In the end, this was basically a no contest as Port Adelaide put on a master class in defence for the first three quarters, and then played their attractive free flowing brand in the last to add further scoreboard damage. Chad Wingard was Port Adelaide’s best player, whilst Ollie Wines did a crucial job, tagging Shaun Higgins out of the game. Meanwhile Cunnington tried his heart out for North, but it wasn’t enough to compete.

    Spotless Stadium
    Greater Western Sydney vs. Brisbane

    GWS G2 B6 18 G6 B9 45 G8 B12 60 G9 B13 67
    Bris G5 B3 33 G10 B9 69 G14 B11 95 G17 B13 115

    Much like the last encounter, this was another match where both teams were sitting on 2 wins and 3 losses and needed a win badly. Also much like the last contest, it wasn’t much of one, with Brisbane shockingly steamrolling GWS. Brisbane seem to be breaking the mould of being the competition deadbeats this season, having now won 3 games and lost 3 games. The worrying thing for GWS is that Josh Kelly was arguably best on ground and they didn’t have many players who didn’t play well. It just didn’t matter, Brisbane were far to good and took home the impressive win.

    University of Tasmania Stadium
    Hawthorn vs. StKilda

    Haw G2 B6 18 G8 B14 62 G12 B17 89 G18 B18 126
    StK G1 B2 8 G3 B8 26 G6 B11 47 G10 B14 74

    Going into it, with both teams well and truly entrenched in the top eight, this one was considered the match of the round. Unfortunately like a lot of the matches so far this week, it didn’t quite live up to the hype. Hawthorn’s inaccuracy kept the game interesting heading into the end of the first quarter, but after that, this game was yet another no contest. Hawthorn did as they pleased with a nice even performance amongst the team, whereas Jack Steven did all he could for StKilda but had no support.

    Adelaide Oval
    Adelaide vs. Gold Coast

    Adel G2 B5 17 G3 B11 28 G4 B15 39 G5 B16 46
    GC G6 B6 42 G11 B9 75 G17 B12 114 G19 B18 132

    Another match that could have potentially been big, another disappointment. Gold Coast demolished Adelaide and showed that Adelaide is a shell of the team who made the Grand Final last year. As for Gold Coast, sitting on 4 wins and 2 losses, they look set to have their greatest season in their young history. David Swallow was great for Gold Coast, whilst Rory Laird for Adelaide repelled as many attacks as he could, but it wasn’t enough.









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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Sunday, April 29, 2018
    Etihad Stadium
    Essendon vs. Melbourne

    Ess G2 B5 17 G8 B10 58 G14 B11 95 G17 B17 119
    Melb G3 B5 23 G9 B7 61 G12 B13 85 G17 B14 116

    Finally a good game and not from one we necessarily expected. Essendon have not had a good start to the year, with only one win to their name so far, whereas Melbourne had picked up three. However, this was a tight battle from start to finish, as both teams defended well in the first quarter, before the match became a high scoring shootout. The difference ended up being the third quarter when Essendon turned a three point deficit into a ten point lead. Essendon then held on in the last quarter to win by three points. It was a solid team game from Essendon, even with one of their playmakers Zach Merrett being tagged out of the game. Meanwhile Nathan Jones played one of the games of the year for Melbourne, and Jesse Hogan kicked three goals and took ten marks.

    Melbourne Cricket Ground
    Collingwood vs. Richmond

    Coll G3 B2 20 G6 B5 41 G11 B10 76 G17 B12 114
    Rich G4 B5 29 G9 B9 63 G11 B15 81 G16 B18 114

    Collingwood are off to a solid start to the year and after a slow start, the reigning Premiers Richmond looked back to their best last week. Richmond started off in the same vein of form this week, taking a twenty one point lead into half time. Collingwood had a remarkable third quarter, cutting the margin back to five points, and after a back and forth last quarter, with multiple lead changes, the match somewhat fittingly ended in a draw. It was a solid team performance from Collingwood with no player standing out, whilst Josh Caddy was best on ground for Richmond.

    Optus Stadium
    Fremantle vs. West Coast

    Freo G3 B2 20 G9 B8 62 G15 B12 102 G17 B14 116
    WCE G1 B2 8 G5 B8 38 G8 B10 58 G14 B14 98

    Both teams from Perth met for the local derby being in pretty good form, after solid starts to the year. West Coast had one more win on the board heading in, but by the end of this game, they would be dead level. It’s safe to say Fremantle dominated for the first three quarters of the game, building up a game high forty four point lead heading into three quarter time. West Coast battled hard for respect in the last quarter, to end up only losing by eighteen points. Still, this was another disappointment of a match for this round. Fremantle were lead by from the front by their captain Nat Fyfe, whilst for West Coast, Luke Shuey was sensation and Jack Darling kicked three goals and took eleven marks.









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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Ladder After Round 6
    Team Wins Losses Draw For/Against
    Hawthorn 5 1 182
    Sydney 5 1 39
    Fremantle 4 2 106
    Gold Coast 4 2 69
    West Coast 4 2 69
    Collingwood 3 2 1 60
    Brisbane 3 3 62
    StKilda 3 3 19
    Port Adelaide 3 3 17
    Geelong 3 3 -18
    Melbourne 3 3 -90
    Richmond 2 4 8
    Carlton 2 4 -37
    Essendon 2 4 -48
    Greater Western Sydney 2 4 -66
    North Melbourne 2 4 -85
    Adelaide 2 4 -153
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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Round Seven

    Friday, May 4, 2018
    GMHBA Stadium
    Geelong vs. Greater Western Sydney

    Saturday, May 5, 2018
    Mars Stadium
    Western Bulldogs vs. Gold Coast

    Melbourne Cricket Ground
    Essendon vs. Hawthorn

    Optus Stadium
    West Coast vs. Port Adelaide

    Sydney Cricket Ground
    Sydney vs. North Melbourne

    Adelaide Oval
    Adelaide vs. Carlton

    Sunday, May 6, 2018
    Melbourne Cricket Ground
    Richmond vs. Fremantle

    Etihad Stadium
    StKilda vs. Melbourne

    The Gabba
    Brisbane vs. Collingwood
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    Re: Australian Football League - 2018 Premiership Season

    Friday, May 4, 2018
    GMHBA Stadium
    Geelong vs. Greater Western Sydney

    Geel G2 B5 17 G8 B9 57 G9 B14 68 G13 B17 95
    GWS G1 B5 11 G7 B6 48 G10 B10 70 G12 B13 85

    Heading into round seven, GWS are struggling much to the surprise of many, meanwhile after losing their first three games, Geelong have won their last three. That winning feeling continued for Geelong here as they managed to pull out a ten point win. GWS looked close to back to their best, really challenging Geelong away from home, even having the lead at three quarter time, but Geelong came home strong to get the win. Callum Ward from GWS was probably best on ground whilst no other player really stood up. The question remains after getting a taste of victory and winning four in a row, can anybody stop Geelong?









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