AFL
 Resurgent Bombers record huge profit
Essendon have recorded a multi-million dollar profit a year after the supplements saga was behind a huge loss.
 Naitanui hits track for West Coast Eagles
West Coast ruckman Nic Naitanui will play an important part in his team's premiership hopes after missing all of last season with a knee injury.
 Wood to captain the Westerners again
Easton Wood will captain the Western Bulldogs next year replacing the retired defender Bob Murphy in a repeat stint at the helm.
 Lever disappointed with Crows' AFL fallout
Star Melbourne recruit Jake Lever has joined AFL pre-season training ahead of schedule after his departure from Adelaide.
 Pilates the secret for Dockers' Ballantyne
Fremantle goalsneak Hayden Ballantyne was plagued by hamstring issues last year but hopes pilates will help him avoid a repeat in 2018.
 Howe hopes for AFL mark of the year review
Collingwood high-flyer Jeremy Howe is hopeful the AFL will change the judging process for its mark of the year award.
 Hodge embraces AFL change of pace at Lions
Three-time AFL premiership-winning captain Luke Hodge has trained for the first time with his new Brisbane Lions teammates.
 Wood handed Bulldogs AFL captaincy again
Easton Wood will replace retired defender Bob Murphy as captain of the Western Bulldogs next AFL season.
 Old man Roughead leading AFL's Hawks
Jarryd Roughead isn't sure what Hawthorn needs from the AFL draft on Friday but knows the club will see an injection of quality in 2018.
 No return date for Hawks champ Rioli
Hawthorn captain Jarryd Roughead says Cyril Rioli should take all the time he needs to care for his ill father and not rush back to AFL pre-season.
 Rioli granted leave by Hawthorn
Star forward Cyril Rioli has been granted compassionate level by his AFL club Hawthorn.
 Ireland coach fumes at Nat Fyfe forearm
Australia are the new International Rules champions after beating Ireland 2-0 in a hard-fought series but it wasn't without controversy.
 Selwood sent off, Aussies win Rules series
Australian star Joel Selwood has been sent off for unleashing a high bump during his team's International Rules series win over Ireland in Perth.
 Magpies star Elliott to have ankle surgery
Collingwood AFL star Jamie Elliott will undergo ankle surgery in an early pre-season blow to the Magpies.
 AFL adds AFLX to 2018 pre-season
The AFL has officially added new hybrid game AFLX to the 2018 pre-season schedule.
 Aussies eye International Rules sweep
Australia can afford to lose by nine points or less against Ireland in their second International Rules clash in Perth.
 Crow stalwart Thompson joins rivals Port
Retired Adelaide Crows stalwart Scott Thompson has joined AFL rivals Port Adelaide as a development coach.
 Livingstone quits AOC board for AFLW role
Nicole Livingstone has quit as an Australian Olympic Committee executive board member to take up a role as the AFL's new head of women's football.
 Docker Fyfe all ears while on IRS duties
Fremantle skipper Nat Fyfe is all ears after putting in a man-of-the-match performance in Australia's 10-point win over Ireland in Adelaide.
 AFL updates off-field respect policy
AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan admits a newly-updated respect and responsibility policy won't be the end of off-field incidents.