Hungry Bombers dent Saints’s top four hopes with upset win

Jake Stringer’s crucial third-quarter contribution has helped Essendon find a circuit-breaker in their horror AFL season with a 35-point upset of St Kilda. The Bombers, missing prolific ball-winner Darcy Parish through injury, did it the hard way in their 15.17 (107) to 11.6 (72) triumph at Docklands Stadium on Friday night. They were left stunned … Read more

Tigers take top eight spot with win in the wet over Carlton

Bookends Tom Lynch and Dylan Grimes have helped Richmond to a 15-point win over a fast-finishing Carlton, lifting them back into the AFL’s top eight. The Tigers, with three goals from Lynch and Grimes keeping Charlie Curnow quiet, led by as much as 35 points and rode a huge fourth-quarter challenge to prevail 11.15 (81) … Read more