Advertisement
Dublin: 10 °C Wednesday 23 June, 2021

#Australian Rules

Former Dublin underage star scores brilliant first goal in AFL
# One To Watch
From The42
# One To Watch

Former Dublin underage star scores brilliant first goal in AFL

May 21st 2021, 4:09 PM 9,663 Views 1 Comment

James Madden’s goal arrived in the third quarter of the Brisbane Lions’ 102-74 win over Richmond.

The Irishmen who will appear on Australia's biggest sporting stage
# Trading Places
From The42
# Trading Places

The Irishmen who will appear on Australia's biggest sporting stage

Updated Oct 23rd 2020, 12:00 PM 40,645 Views 8 Comments

Zach Tuohy and Mark O’Connor never played Australian Rules football until their late teens but tomorrow they will become just the fourth and fifth Irishmen to play in the Grand Final.

Irish players set for return to action as AFL season to restart on 11 June
# Down Under
From The42
# Down Under

Irish players set for return to action as AFL season to restart on 11 June

May 15th 2020, 10:20 AM 4,760 Views 1 Comment

The Australian Football League said non-contact training will resume in groups of eight on Monday.

Richmond claim AFL title with stunning 89 point thrashing of GWS Giants
# One Way Traffic
From The42
# One Way Traffic

Richmond claim AFL title with stunning 89 point thrashing of GWS Giants

Sep 28th 2019, 11:50 AM 7,277 Views 3 Comments

The Tigers cruised to victory in the most one-sided final in over a decade.

Transgender player blocked from lining out in women's Aussie Rules league
# Equality
From The42
# Equality

Transgender player blocked from lining out in women's Aussie Rules league

Oct 17th 2017, 5:05 PM 28,953 Views 91 Comments

Hannah Mouncey says she is ‘extremely disappointed’ with the AFL’s decision.

Australian Rules footballer kicks his own leg so hard he breaks it in two places
# Terrible Luck
From The42
# Terrible Luck

Australian Rules footballer kicks his own leg so hard he breaks it in two places

Jul 24th 2016, 12:38 PM 15,073 Views 12 Comments

Western Bulldogs midfielder Mitch Wallis suffered the horrific injuries during their game with St Kilda.

Australian sports chief apologises for joking about 'drowning' this journalist
# Australian Rules
From TheJournal.ie
# Australian Rules

Australian sports chief apologises for joking about 'drowning' this journalist

Jun 20th 2016, 7:22 AM 20,543 Views 55 Comments

He described her as a “black widow”, and his comments have caused a kerfuffle in Australia.

'Night Games' is the William Hill Sports Book of the Year
# Success
From The42
# Success

'Night Games' is the William Hill Sports Book of the Year

Nov 27th 2014, 3:14 PM 15,898 Views 4 Comments

Anna Krien’s book documents the rape trial of a young Australian Rules footballer.

Jim Stynes to be commemorated in Australia with bronze statue
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

Jim Stynes to be commemorated in Australia with bronze statue

Feb 21st 2014, 11:02 AM 12,073 Views 19 Comments

The late Dubliner becomes only the fifth athlete to be inducted into the Avenue of Legends.

Tommy Walsh out for the season after 'horror injury'
# AFL
From The42
# AFL

Tommy Walsh out for the season after 'horror injury'

Jun 3rd 2013, 6:40 PM 8,341 Views 5 Comments

The Kerry native tore the hamstring off his bone during a game for AFL club Sydney Swans.

Conor Deegan: 'Here is a young player who is passionate about the GAA'
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Conor Deegan: 'Here is a young player who is passionate about the GAA'

Jan 11th 2013, 7:00 AM 4,791 Views 14 Comments

TheScore.ie’s Gaelic football columnist believes the talented Ciarán Kilkenny cannot be heaped with unrealistic expectations upon his return to Dublin.

Call back: McBrearty set for second trial after impressing Aussie Rules scouts
# Code Breaker
From The42
# Code Breaker

Call back: McBrearty set for second trial after impressing Aussie Rules scouts

Mar 1st 2012, 12:12 PM 531 Views 0 Comments

The young Donegal footballer could soon be relocating Down Under if a training camp next month goes well.

WATCH: Jim Stynes talks about his struggle with cancer
# Battle
From The42
# Battle

WATCH: Jim Stynes talks about his struggle with cancer

Nov 2nd 2011, 11:23 AM 923 Views 7 Comments

The legendary Irish ex-AFL star continues to defy doctors’ predictions that his death is imminent.

AFL player banned for slagging opponent's mother
# Your Ma!
From The42
# Your Ma!

AFL player banned for slagging opponent's mother

Aug 16th 2011, 1:52 PM 358 Views 0 Comments

Patrick McGinnity, a 22-year-old defender with the West Coast Eagles, has picked up a one-week ban and a hefty fine for making abusive comments about the mother of an opponent during a recent AFL encounter.

Boom! Barry Hall has cracked his last head as he calls it a day
# Man At Work
From The42
# Man At Work

Boom! Barry Hall has cracked his last head as he calls it a day

Jul 20th 2011, 1:09 PM 543 Views 0 Comments

Aussie Rules giant hangs up his boots – but wouldn’t rule out an International Rules swansong.

Ouch! Maybe International Rules isn't such a good idea
# International Rules
From The42
# International Rules

Ouch! Maybe International Rules isn't such a good idea

Sep 27th 2010, 6:54 PM 178 Views 0 Comments

If this is what Australian Rules is really like, maybe we should call off the games next month…