• Sun. Jun 26th, 2022

Co- tenants of Etihad Stadium , North Melbourne and St Kilda , are keeping their finals hopes alive with convincing wins over interstate sides   . Carlton won the battle between long time rival Essendon , and Collingwood continued winning  , beating  the Gold Coast Suns . The Bulldogs couldn’t beat a skillful Swans side ,  to resurrect their flagging 2011 season . Hawthorn and Geelong remain in the hunt for the Flag , along with the West Coast Eagles, who won the West Australian Derby by beating the Dockers , in a thrilling one point victory . Co tenants of the MCG , Melbourne and Richmond are both struggling to remain in the Finals Race .

Newsworthy headlines include the retirement of Burly Bulldog , Barry Hall , at seasons end ,

port adelaide had a bye
port adelaide had a bye

and  Neil Craig’s resignation as coach of the embattled Adelaide Crows side .

Fans wearing their football jumpers , jerseys , guernseys , will be watching some great footy action enfold over the next few weeks , as the Race for the AFL Finals is on .