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All the players on the Irish Warriors Aussie Rules team must fund training and playing 100% themselves. This is tough for everyone. With the International Cup being played in Australia the financial burden is greater with a ballpark figure of €5,000 to find preparing and playing in this tournament. 81 more words


Thankfully, the split rounds are now behind us, although this rounds starts tonight in Perth:

Fremantle v Carlton  :  Fremantle by 24 points

Sydney v Essendon  :  Sydney by 32 points… 143 more words

Australian Football League

Anti-Tanking Policy in the AFR

My newspaper op ed piece appeared this morning in the Australian Financial Review (Thursday 31 July), regarding my suggestion to circumvent tanking in pro-sports leagues with reverse-order drafts (see also… 73 more words


Australian Rules Part Deux: The Courage of Our Convictions (MatchPint, 16/01/2013)

A few weeks ago, I broke down the basic rules and conventions of Australian rules football for those unfamiliar with the game and its history. This time, I’ve opted to focus on some of the unique quirks of the sport so cherished by we Antipodeans. 1,198 more words


Round 19 Review - Fremantle v Carlton

The AFL has decided to trial another Thursday night game with Fremantle hosting Carlton at Patersons Stadium. I can’t picture this game being too exciting but I do not think it will be as one-sided as a lot expect. 495 more words


Free AFL footy tickets and introduction to AFL

The Carlton Football Club’s New Blues program aims to enrich the educational and cultural experience of international and newly arrived students. You can get free tickets to experience Australian Football in a fun, inclusive and social environment by… 110 more words

Current Students

Round 18 - 2014

The fight.
Well, well, well.
Carlton continue the up and down season of North, with a return of Waite’s form.
Saints pack on the style for the surprise win of the season. 491 more words