Joel Shepherd Roar Rookie

Joel Shepherd

Roar Rookie

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Professional SF writer. Amateur sport watcher.

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October 2017
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AFL, Cricket, Cycling,

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Winners and losers from AFLW Round 3

Winners and losers from AFLW Round 3

21 hours ago

Round 3 of 2018 AFLW season was full of classic, close matches, and might be the best week of AFLW we’ve seen so far.

Winners and losers from AFLW Round 2

Winners and losers from AFLW Round 2

14 Feb 2018

After a week of controversy in the media, the second week of AFLW 2018 saw three teams go to a 2-0 record – and the same number to 0-2.

AFL’s memo to AFLW coaches shows a worrying lack of wisdom

AFL's memo to AFLW coaches shows a worrying lack of wisdom

9 Feb 2018

In the wake of the AFL’s extraordinary memo telling AFLW coaches to loosen up their coaching style, several things spring to mind.

Winners and losers from AFLW Round 1

Winners and losers from AFLW Round 1

6 Feb 2018

After plenty of speculation following the trade period and draft, Round 1 of AFLW gave us something concrete to look at in terms of how each team has changed and looks positioned for 2018.

AFLW 2018 team preview and predicted finish: Melbourne Demons

AFLW 2018 team preview and predicted finish: Melbourne Demons

14 Dec 2017

In the last two rounds of season one, the Demons began playing like the best team in the competition, only missing the Grand Final because of a round five loss to GWS, of all teams.

AFLW 2018 team preview and predicted finish: Brisbane Lions

AFLW 2018 team preview and predicted finish: Brisbane Lions

13 Dec 2017

Yes, I’m tipping the Lions to fall at the final hurdle once more in 2018. But it’s a small price to pay for what could become a multi-year domination of the competition.