Posts Tagged "Dustin Martin"

Welcome to the post-truth Australian Football League, where the rules of the previous decade have been tossed asunder and anyone can win the last game of the season.

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The 2017 year was a great one for Aussie sport. Although not quite the groundbreaking, history-making year that 2016 was, the individual achievements of the last 12 months were nonetheless tremendous in their own rights.

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The answer here is obvious: Dustin Martin won the AFL in 2017. But he was not alone, and in our annual tradition, let’s dish out the rest of the higher honours before the year is out.

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The All Australian team seeks to name the all-star team of Australian footballers at the end of the season.

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Power is a strange and dynamic concept, one that takes many forms and expressions.

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Just after 7:00 pm on Saturday August 27 last year, Richmond limped off the Sydney Cricket Ground having suffered a 113-point humiliation at the hands of the minor premiers, the Sydney Swans.

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The raging favourite Dustin Martin was the winner of the 2017 Brownlow Medal, and he broke a couple of records in the process.

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Patrick Dangerfield isn’t eligible to win tonight’s Brownlow Medal. He should be.

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Trent Cotchin was going hard for the footy, but the general pattern of adjudication from the 2017 Match Review Panel suggests this is a minor traffic infringement.

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As it was happening, in mid-ascent, you could feel that even Dustin Martin himself was beginning to be overwhelmed by the occasion, by the demonstration of his own greatness.

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What a year it has been for the AFL’s biggest star. The freight train that is Dustin Martin has been running through opposition midfields all season, one fend-off at a time.

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Richmond superstar Dustin Martin has stormed to his first AFL Players’ Association most valuable player award.

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While many of us are heavily engrossed in the AFL finals after an intriguing opening week, I want to reflect on some of the home-and-away season’s most impressive individual displays.

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Eddie Betts was so mesmerisingly brilliant on Thursday night that several GWS players recognised the privilege of their vantage points and decided to watch the spectacle instead of getting in the way.

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A home final by any other name smells as sweet? Not for the Cats, who travel to the MCG to play this season’s best on the home of football.

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After months of making Tigers fans sweat with anticipation over his signature, Dustin Martin finally put pen to paper and signed one of the richest deals in AFL history.

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Momentum is the most irresistible force in football, and right now, Richmond has it.

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Dustin Martin has said no to a big-money offer from North Melbourne and signed a seven-year contract worth more than $1.2 million a season with the Richmond Tigers.

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Richmond star Dustin Martin could announce his AFL future as early as Thursday, with the speculation still strong he will stay at the Tigers.

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Sunday had a bit of everything you could want from the final day of a long season: close games, farewells, good performances in losing sides, and the final makeup of the top eight not being decided until the last few minutes of the final game of the day.

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