Half-year Best and Fairest winners from every AFL club!

Generally around this point of the season, where teams have played half their games and players are either finding form or have been in form for weeks, media commentators start to rattle off their mid-year All-Australian line-ups. Here at AFL Space, we’ve decided to take a different approach. We’ve decided the best course of action […]

Round Review – Round 11, 2011: Bombers fizzle out, Melbourne win in a rout and the Hawks finally get some love

Rumours of Essendon’s rise have been greatly exaggerated With the return of golden boys and former premiership captains James Hird and Mark Thompson, the Essendon faithful had the fireworks of the finals dancing in their heads. Their blind faith was replaced with disillusionment this week, as the Bombers from Matthew Knights’ last season at the […]

Round Review – Round 8, 2011 – Second steals First, Hawks show their grit, and ten other quick-hit thoughts on Round 8

Round 8 was billed as one with great bookend games, kicking off with a top-of-the-table clash between Collingwood and Geelong on Friday night at the hallowed MCG, and finishing over in the West with the derby between Fremantle and a surprisingly resurgent West Coast Eagles. Sandwiched in between these blockbusters were the games where Melbourne […]