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Western Australia suffer heartbreak in Victoria

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 10:18 AM
Western Australia have suffered their first defeat of the NAB AFLW U19s National Championships after a heartbreaking four-point loss to Vic Metro at Trevor Barker Oval on Thursday.  In a thrilling final term, WA had the chance to snatch victory with Chloe Reilly narrowly missing a set shot after the siren to win the match. Ella Roberts was the standout on the ground, collecting 31 disposals and kicking two goals for the WA side. Roberts Read More ...

WAFL Tribunal Update - Jesse Turner

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 9:30 PM
Jesse Turner (Swan Districts) has been found guilty at the WAFL Tribunal tonight, Tuesday, April 13, of rough conduct on Jye Clark (Perth) during Round 2 of the Optus WAFL League fixture between Swan Districts and Perth at Mineral Resources Park on Saturday, April 10.   In summary, the above mentioned has recieved a three (3) match sanction.   Based on the available evidence, the incident was assessed as careless conduct, high impact and high Read More ...

WAFL Team of Round 2

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 9:04 PM - by Chris Pike
WHAT a Saturday afternoon and evening it was in Round 2 of the Optus WAFL Premiership Season and to narrow down so many impressive individual performances down to a final 22 was once again no easy task. To highlight just how challenging of a task it was to pick the WAFL Team of the Round this week, you only have to look at those that missed out. Among those were a full-forward who kicked five Read More ...

Simply Energy WAFL Colts Weekly Wrap: Round 2

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 5:02 PM
In round 2 of the Simply Energy WAFL Colts competition, there were a host of great individual and team performances alike. This round saw Subiaco (8.11.59) account for East Fremantle (6.8.44); Swan Districts (18.12.120) thump Perth (2.6.18), East Perth (13.11.89) beat Peel Thunder (7.2.44); and Claremont (8.8.56) defeat South Fremantle (6.12.48). West Perth were the team who had the bye this weekend. Read below to see the results of round two and to see who Read More ...

Optus WAFLW Round 7 Wrap

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 10:18 AM - by Chris Pike
IT was a fascinating Round 7 of the 2021 Optus WAFLW Premiership Season with rematches from the first two Grand Finals in league history, and now Swan Districts remains undefeated but Peel Thunder and Claremont remain breathing down their neck. Following a week off over Easter, the WAFLW season resumed on Saturday with the opening game of Round 7 taking place at Claremont's Revo Fitness Stadium. That saw Claremont prove too good as the Tigers Read More ...

Optus WAFL Round 2 Wrap

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 9:17 AM - by Chris Pike
SOME statements were made in Round 2 of the Optus WAFL Premiership Season with Subiaco signalling its resurgence, Peel Thunder showing its upside, West Perth firing, Swan Districts looking exciting and Claremont prevailing in the Grand Final rematch. It was a fascinating second round of the 2021 Optus WAFL Premiership Season with all five matches taking place throughout Saturday afternoon and into the evening. Two of the Round 1 winners did battle at East Fremantle's Read More ...

WA claim victory at AFLW U19s National Championships

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 2:51 PM
The Simply Energy AFLW WA U19s have started their AFLW National Championships in perfect style with a 32-point victory over Allies at Avalon Airport Oval in Melbourne.  Led by an exciting quartet of small forwards, Western Australia were able to make the most of countless attacking forays to kick away in the second half and overrun the Allies side.  Ashleigh Reidy, Nyra Anderson and Aisha Wright caused havoc in the forward 50 for the yellow Read More ...

WAFL Match Review - Round 2

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 1:55 PM
WAFL Match Review - Round 2 The WAFL Match Review Panel has assessed the following incidents from Round 2 of the Optus WAFL League competition; 1. Jesse Turner (Swan Districts) was reported for rough conduct on Jye Clark (Perth) during the Round 2 fixture between Perth and Swan Districts at Mineral Resources Park on Saturday, April 10. In summary, he has been referred directly to the Tribunal and cannot accept an early guilty plea. Based Read More ...

Falcons thrash Eagles at Yanchep

Saturday, April 10, 2021 - 9:09 PM - by Chris Pike
WEST Perth took its show to Splendid Park in Yanchep on Saturday and the Falcons delivered quite the emphatic performance to beat the West Coast Eagles by 78 points. West Perth started its 2021 season with a competitive showing despite a 21-point loss to South Fremantle at Fremantle Community Bank Oval, but it all came together for the Falcons in Yanchep on Saturday. But having regularly been part of finals action, West Perth wouldn’t have Read More ...

Swans hammer Demons for first win of 2021

Saturday, April 10, 2021 - 8:43 PM - by Charlie McCormack
AN outstanding performance from reigning Sandover Medallist Sam Fisher has helped Swan Districts record their first victory of the Optus 2021 WAFL Premiership Season over Perth at Mineral Resources Park on Saturday night. The 23 year-old was magnificent for the visitors, racking up 41 disposals and six tackles to lead his side to an impressive 6.13 (49) to 14.15 (99) victory.  He was ably assisted by Frank Anderson (31 disposals and six tackles), whilst Nelson Read More ...

Tigers hold out Bulldogs in Grand Final rematch

Saturday, April 10, 2021 - 7:36 PM - by Alex Ventouras
A MEASURE of revenge is sweet for Claremont, who triumphed over South Fremantle in the nail-biting Grand Final rematch at Revo Fitness Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Lead by a star-studded midfield of Jye Bolton (31 disposals) and Jake Patmore (26) with Lachlan Martinis (32) providing great run off half-back, the Tigers were able run over South Fremantle despite a dominant ruck performance from Brock Higgins for the reigning premiers. Captain Dylan Main (26 disposals) and Read More ...

East Perth left thunderstruck in Peel domination

Saturday, April 10, 2021 - 7:32 PM - by Breanna Redhead
PEEL Thunder have bounced back from last week’s loss, defeating East Perth in a thumping 24.10 (154) to 7.7 (49) victory at Leederville Oval on Saturday afternoon. Both sides played to their strengths in the first quarter, East Perth dominating the hit-outs. Seasoned Royals ruckman Ajang Ajang having 15 over ex-eagle Will Schofield’s five in the opening quarter.  While his dominance in the ruck allowed the Royals to clear the ball, their poor delivery inside Read More ...

Lions continue dominance over Sharks

Saturday, April 10, 2021 - 7:27 PM - by Matt Paddick
A five-goal run in the last quarter for Subiaco was the difference as the Lions defeated East Fremantle by 33 points on Saturday at New Choice Homes Park. Subiaco captain Leigh Kitchin was instrumental for the Lions, with 28 disposals and six inside-50s to help orchestrate the Lions’ win. After East Fremantle won the toss and kicked with the breeze, neither team was willing to give an inch early, before ruckman Luke Strnadica kicked the Read More ...

Round 7 Optus WAFLW Preview

Saturday, April 10, 2021 - 3:15 AM - by Chris Pike
THE WAFLW competition resumes this weekend following a break over Easter and what better way to get back rolling than with two rematches from the league's opening two Grand Final match ups. The 2021 Optus WAFLW Premiership Season had its opening six rounds take place prior to Easter and now after a week off for everyone to regroup and recharge, the six teams are back in action this weekend with three tantalising match ups. It Read More ...

Round 2 Optus WAFL Preview

Friday, April 9, 2021 - 2:33 PM - by Chris Pike
IT'S Round 2 of the 2021 Optus WAFL Premiership Season and what a line-up of five matches we have on Saturday highlighted by the Grand Final rematch between Claremont and South Fremantle. It was a fascinating and exciting opening round of the season last weekend across Easter and now we have all five matches taking place on Saturday in Round 2 and there's plenty to look forward to. Four of the five matches are all Read More ...