Star midfielder Robbie Gray's return to the training track has given Port Adelaide fans another reason to smile after their bumper AFL recruiting period, which last night added discarded Kangaroo Lindsay Thomas to the Power's rookie list.
AFL chief Gillon McLachlan has made another bold push for a mid-year trade period, declaring it would help to create a more equal competition.
Glenn Maxwell may be the Test No.6 frontrunner but South Australian captain Travis Head says young bolter Jake Lehmann is ready to be thrown into the Ashes cauldron.
South Australia’s AFL teams will face off in a pre-season Showdown on Port Adelaide’s home turf next year - but the league remains uncertain its hybrid ‘AFLX’ format will see the light of day in 2018.
Wicketkeeping great Ian Healy has questioned the wisdom of Australia's Test selectors while backing Peter Nevill to replace Matthew Wade behind the stumps for the Ashes.
The Adelaide Football Club continues to hold the line – at least publicly – against a go-home trade for Queenslander Charlie Cameron, with list manager Justin Reid suggesting the dashing forward remained an intrinsic part of the Crows’ plans for another flag tilt.