The fixture is already available to view on the AFL website.
The opening round concept wasn’t well received by all in traditional AFL states.
“I get that from a strategic point of view. But I am here to represent the fans. And what the fans are saying is: ‘We don’t like it’.
The AFL has banned recent Carlton signing Elijah Hollands for two matches and a suspended $5000 fine after he pleaded guilty to cocaine possession last month. He will miss the first two matches of 2024 - against Brisbane and Richmond - and won’t be able to play in the VFL during that period.
VFL wouldn’t have started then I don’t think… Normally it’s an April start.
The top 10 picks of tonight’s AFL draft at Melbourne’s Marvel Stadium
- West Coast - Harley Reid (Bendigo Pioneers)
- North Melbourne - Colby McKercher (Tasmania Devils)
- Gold Coast - Jed Walter (Palm Beach Currumbin AFC)
- North Melbourne - Zane Duursma (Gippsland Power)
- Hawthorn - Nick Watson (Eastern Ranges)
- Western Bulldogs - Ryley Sanders (Sandringham Dragons)
- Melbourne - Caleb Windsor (Eastern Ranges)
- Adelaide - Daniel Curtin (Claremont WAFL)
- Gold Coast - Ethan Read (Palm Beach Currumbin AFC)
- Essendon - Nate Caddy (Northern Knights)
GWS traded pick No.8 alongside its No.17 to Adelaide in exchange for the Crows’ No.11 and No.15 and a future second-round selection in a live trade during the draft.
Yes but he was also a boxer no?