The son of late Richmond and South Fremantle great Maurice Rioli will get his first taste of AFL footy when the two-time reigning premiers take on North Melbourne at the MCG on Saturday.
Richmond star Shai Bolton has officially committed to the Tigers for another two years, ending speculation he might return home to Perth to continue his promising AFL career.
If there’s one thing we’ve learned about Fremantle this year it’s that they are on the road to success. And that’s why fans shouldn’t be too disappointed that Shai Bolton has re-signed with Richmond.
AFL great Matthew Lloyd has called for Fremantle to promote young gun Andrew Brayshaw to captain as early as next year.
Two Fremantle fans are facing huge penalties after making the extraordinary decision to run onto Optus Stadium more than an hour after the Dockers beat Richmond.
Andrew Brayshaw was the best player on the ground by a country mile, but who kept up with him and who fell behind?
The identity of Fremantle’s next captain became obvious as Andrew Brayshaw capped a career-best performance with an inspirational final minute to drag his teammates over the line against Richmond.
Andrew Brayshaw played the game of his life but which other Dockers helped set up the nail-biting win over Richmond?
No Fyfe, no Walters, no Pearce, no Cox. They can’t even remember the last time they had Hamling and Hill. No matter. The next generation are here.
If you could sum up Fremantle’s efforts against Richmond in three words, what would you choose? Read our thoughts and register your own as the Dockers record a famous upset win over Tigers.
It’s a windy day but surely that can’t be used an excuse for elite footballers to be wildly inaccurate when kicking for goal.
A nasty head knock to Bailey Banfield has soured a promising first half of football for Fremantle against Richmond at Optus Stadium.
Richmond might be the ‘dirty’ ones forced to quarantine in Perth this week, but Fremantle will have to be extra clean in their clash on Sunday if they don’t want the Tigers to fly out of WA with the four points.
Richmond premiership hero Alex Rance has been named at centre half back for Essendon’s VFL team in his shock return to football.
In the latest trade talk, Carlton have a big decision to make on Sam Walsh and Sam Petrevski-Seton, Melbourne desperate for gun draft tall and Cats make a call on Miers future.
Jon Ralph, Jay Clark & Glenn McFarlane
Pavlich: “I think as long as they are a chance to make the finals, and clearly they are with five games to go, I think just keep pushing ahead.”
Calls are growing louder for social media outlets to identify racist trolls after Richmond’s WA recruit Matt Parker became the latest target.
South Fremantle product Matthew Parker will make his club debut for Richmond tomorrow night after being picked up by the Tigers in this year’s mid-season draft.
Triple Richmond premiership forward Jack Riewoldt reveals the contents of a message he received a month after the 2017 premiership and his post-match cameo with The Killers.
Sydney Stack will make his AFL return for injury-decimated Richmond, just six months after he was released from a WA prison for breaching COVID quarantine.
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If a young Nat Fyfe had his way, the Fremantle captain would be a Richmond three-time premiership player taking to the MCG most weeks in front of more than 90,000 fans.
Back-to-back premier Richmond is still no certainty to make the finals, but star forward Jack Riewoldt has issued an ominous warning to the rest of the AFL.
David King believes Richmond should look at trading out-of-favour forward Daniel Rioli - so could West Coast come calling to pair him with his cousin Willie?
Richmond have been urged not to trade away their draft hand to recruit Fremantle young gun, Adam Cerra, as the dual reigning premiers begin to stare down the prospect of the end of their dynasty.
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