Cunnington, Krakouer accept AFL game ban

North Melbourne onballer Ben Cunnington and Port Adelaide's Nathan Krakouer will both miss round one after accepting a ban from the AFL's match review panel.

Suns outlast Bombers in AFL pre-season

Gold Coast held off the challenge of Essendon in a keenly contested AFL pre-season match in Mackay that included a freakish James Stewart goal for the Bombers.


Hawks rapt as star AFL recruits impress

Key Hawthorn recruits Jaeger O'Meara, Tom Mitchell and Ty Vickery played together for the first time on Sunday, offering strong pre-season signs for the Hawks.