Prelims give all-time great AFL moments
From Jim Stynes' colossal blunder to the ending of the Kennett Curse, the preliminary AFL finals often feature high drama
 Martin named, set to be fit for AFL prelim
Richmond and Collingwood have both named unchanged teams for their AFL preliminary final, with a corked thigh unlikely to stop Dustin Martin from playing.
 Brownlow Medal favourite set for surgery
Beaten semi-finalists Hawthorn would have been without injured star Tom Mitchell this weekend if they were facing West Coast in an AFL preliminary final.
 Tigers of old firing Richmond in 2018
Shane Edwards and Jack Riewoldt are two of the reasons that Richmond find themselves back in an AFL preliminary final in 2018.
 Eagles back Lycett to overcome distraction
West Coast ruckman Scott Lycett faces one of the biggest challenges of his career against Melbourne star Max Gawn as he also weighs up his future in Perth.
 Demons pair ready for Eagles twin towers
Melbourne key defensive duo Sam Frost and Oscar McDonald face a big task in curbing West Coast's Josh Kennedy and Jack Darling in their AFL preliminary final.
 AFL finals week three preview panel
A preview of this week's preliminary finals, with Richmond to take on Collingwood, and West Coast to host Melbourne.
 Dees dump unlucky Fritsch for AFL prelim
Melbourne and West Coast have each made one change for their AFL preliminary final in Perth while Richmond and Collingwood have both named unchanged teams.
 Magpies lose Molloy for AFLW season
AFLW 2018 Rising Star Chloe Molloy won't be seen in the competition next year after suffering a serious foot injury in the VFLW preliminary final last weekend.
 AFL Eagles not fazed by Victorian snubs
West Coast are being written off by many AFL pundits in Victoria but Eagles captain Shannon Hurn says it doesn't bother him one bit.
 Demons no longer fear AFL trip to Perth
Melbourne aim to notch their third straight win in Perth when they take on West Coast in the AFL preliminary final at Optus Stadium.
 Star Magpie learned from first-year finals
A premiership player at 19, Collingwood star Steele Sidebottom is confident his young teammates won't be overawed in their preliminary final against Richmond.
 Richmond wary of Magpies AFL prelim noise
All Australian Shane Edwards says Richmond are bracing themselves for loud and passionate Collingwood support in their AFL preliminary final.
 Dusty in spotlight before AFL prelim
Richmond's Brownlow Medallist Dustin Martin is expected to take his place in the AFL preliminary final with Collingwood despite a corked leg.
 Demon Lewis to tap AFL finals experience
Melbourne veteran Jordan Lewis can vouch for how hard it can be to win an AFL preliminary final because's he's already played six of them.
 Hardwick ponders tweaks to Tigers line-up
Richmond coach Damien Hardwick admits he has some selection headaches ahead of the blockbuster AFL preliminary final against Collingwood.
 Lynch camp regrets messy Suns split in AFL
Gold Coast co-captain Tom Lynch and his manager Paul Connors say they could have handled things better before confirming his wish to leave the Suns.
 Hannebery talks up Saints' AFL prospects
Sydney premiership player Dan Hannebery is confident that a trade deal will be struck with St Kilda to facilitate a move back to Melbourne.
 Goodwin calls on Demons to step up in AFL
Melbourne coach Simon Goodwin says parts of the win over Hawthorn need attention ahead of their preliminary final against West Coast.
 Coach Goodwin wins battles with demons
Melbourne AFL coach Simon Goodwin has beaten some personal demons.