An emotional Usman Khawaja has fired back at his critics after scoring a match-saving century for Australia that has been declared one of the great Test innings.
A bruising loss to Richmond confirmed plenty of fears about Hawthorn but ruckman Ben McEvoy insists the Hawks have what it takes to avoid a straight-sets AFL finals exit.
AFL football operations manager Steve Hocking says fans should stay calm about rule changes set to be introduced next season.
The AFL is considering trialling major rule changes in matches that have no bearing on the top eight over the closing rounds of the season.
Leading AFL players and coaches are divided on proposed rule changes which Nathan Buckley fears would be a “blight” on the game.
Star Adelaide forward Eddie Betts will return for tonight’s Adelaide Oval clash with Geelong but key defender Daniel Talia remains in doubt with a foot injury.