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Bailey Banfield dropped by Fremantle Dockers just three games after starring role in win over Brisbane

Fremantle have dropped in-form forward Bailey Banfield for their clash against Port Adelaide at Optus Stadium on Sunday. Banfield was one of two outs for the Dockers with Liam Henry, arguably coming off his best performance at AFL level against Carlton last week, ruled out with a hamstring injury. No Fremantle player has kicked more …

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‘Like watching your own son play’: AFL great chokes back tears over nephew’s debut

AFL great Shaun Burgoyne has fought back tears as he announced his nephew would make his debut for Port Adelaide this weekend. Burgoyne, a four-time premiership player who is now in his first season at the Power in an off-field mentoring role, congratulated Jase Burgoyne on his call up to face Fremantle at Optus Stadium …

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House That! Basketball legend Luc Longley’s nets South Fremantle home

Some places have a way of getting under your skin. For basketball legend Luc Longley, that place is South Fremantle. More specifically, it is Walker Street, South Fremantle. Longley has just bought a home on the street, where he and his wife, celebrity chef Anna Gare, will occasionally live when not at their other home …

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Jordan De Goey future, free agency, contract situation, interest from Geelong Cats, Chris Scott comments, Collingwood Magpies, suitors, trade news, rumours, whispers

Geelong is the ‘right fit’ for Collingwood free agent Jordan De Goey, according to Power great Kane Cornes. De Goey’s future at the Magpies is uncertain after the club withdrew a four-year $3.2 million offer to him in the fallout from his Bali controversy, with contract talks set to resume at the end of the …

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Matt Chahda Motorsport enters Bathurst 1000 as wildcard

Matt Chahda Motorsport will compete in the Bathurst 1000 as a wildcard entry Matt Chahda Motorsport (MCM) will compete as a wildcard entry in this year’s Repco Bathurst 1000, the team has announced. The family-run outfit will field a Walkinshaw Andretti United-supplied ZB Commodore in the Great Race, which will represent Matt Chahda’s debut in …

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Australian Eleanor Patterson warms up for world championships with Stockholm Diamond League win

Australian high jumper Eleanor Patterson has leapt to a morale-boosting victory at the Diamond League meet in Stockholm as she continues her build-up to this month’s world outdoor championships. Key points: Patterson cleared 1.96m to win in Stockholm The Australian will compete in the upcoming world championships in Eugene Her countrywoman Catriona Bisset was third …

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Alex Pereira confused by Israel Adesanya’s “big pillow gloves” comment ahead of UFC 276: “Already make him leave on the stretcher with a balloon on him, imagine what’s going to happen with four-ounce”

UFC middleweight fighters Alex Pereira and Israel Adesanya UFC Alex Pereira says he is confused by Israel Adesanya’s ‘big pillow gloves’ comment ahead of UFC 276. Adesanya spoke about a potential rematch with Pereira ahead of UFC 276. Pereira defeated ‘The Last Stylebender’ twice in kickboxing but Adesanya stated that the MMA doesn’t have ‘big …

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