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Camaraderie the key to BFL success of '89
Bendigo Advertiser
Bendigo would go on to defeat defending champions Geelong by 41 points a month later in the grand final to capture the title as country Victoria's top league for the first time since 1972. But not only was it Bendigo's first division one championship in 17 years, ...
Geelong AdvertiserCaravan Rolls On cops 1.5kg Geelong Cup penalty
Geelong Advertiser
Craig Williams rides Caravan Rolls On to victory in the Geelong Cup. Source: Getty Images. IMPORTED stayer Caravan Rolls On has been given a 1.5kg penalty for the Melbourne Cup following his Geelong Cup win. However, the Danny O'Brien-trained ...
Dean Yendall rides into town for another shot at a big one
Warrnambool Standard
Of seeing his name not only at Warrnambool, Geelong and Ballarat this week, but in the Cox Plate field too, O'Keeffe says: "I think every rider in Victoria would be cheering for him." Racing Victoria steward Corey Waller says Yendall's conduct is exemplary, ...
Varcoe hopes winning feeling is black and white
Now he has joined the club in a trade that has effectively seen the Magpies exchange Varcoe for Heritier Lumumba (who joined Melbourne in a three-way trade that sent Mitch Clark to Geelong). Before the deal was done, Buckley met the potential recruit ...
Blease may please Cats after Varcoe departure
Geelong is interested in securing former Melbourne speedster Sam Blease as a delisted free agent. The 23-year-old was officially struck from Melbourne's list on Wednesday after six years as a Demon and understands the Cats have made ...
The Daily TelegraphGeelong mayor Darryn Lyons swoops in with cocky hairstyle for the Geelong Cup
The Daily Telegraph
His fiancee, Lady Mayoress Elissa Friday, made it a double-act by dressing in equally bold colours as Geelong Cup Ambassador. Keeping with the songbird theme, she sang the national anthem before jockey Craig Williams steered Caravan Rolls On to ...
The AgeCameron Ling to leave North Melbourne leadership role
The Age
Ling, who was sounded out by the Kangaroos for a full-time assistant coaching role earlier this year, as well as fielding interest from Melbourne, Richmond and Geelong, has increased his commitment to Channel 7, where he will replace Leigh Matthews in the ...
Courier MailMelbourne Cup 2014: Caravan Rolls On penalised 1.5kg for Geelong Cup win ...
Courier Mail
Trainer Patrick Payne has told stewards that Zanbagh pulled up lame and had a bruised heel after her unplaced run in the Geelong Cup. The mare is 20th in the Melbourne Cup ballot but Payne told stewards Zanbagh's immediate future was uncertain.
Caravan Rolls On gets 1.5kg Cup penalty
Imported stayer Caravan Rolls On has been given a 1.5kg penalty for the Melbourne Cup following his Geelong Cup win. However, the Danny O'Brien-trained horse is not guaranteed a start in the $6 million race. His penalty takes his Melbourne Cup weight to ...
Courier MailCaravan Rolls On wins Geelong Cup 2:54
Courier Mail
Geoffrey Faber, the Australian manager for Qatar Bloodstock, said the Geelong Cup holds a special place for Sheikh Fahad Al Thani who scored with Dunaden. Williams said Caravan Rolls On would not be out of a place in the Melbourne Cup if he was to ...
Geelong Cats reportedly interested in securing delisted Melbourne speedster
Another ankle injury interrupted his 2013 season and despite gaining interest from Hawthorn in the trade period, he stuck with Melbourne. Blease played just two AFL games in 2014 despite showing good form in the VFL, and it now seems Geelong may take ...
Courier MailChris Pelchen identifies similarities between St Kilda's 2014 list and Hawthorn's ...
Courier Mail
St Kilda agree a deal with Geelong that sees Rhys Stanely as well as pick 60 head to the Cats. Fox Sports; 15 Oct 2014; Sport/AFL/News. Out going St Kilda football boss Chris Pelchen says the club has great potential. Picture: Michael Klein Source: News ...
Courier MailCaravan Rolls On's Melbourne Cup destiny in the hands of the handicapper
Courier Mail
Jockey Craig Williams wins the Geelong Cup on Caravan Rolls On. Source: News Corp Australia. THE Caravan rolled on at Geelong on Wednesday but can it roll into the Melbourne Cup? The man who holds Caravan Rolls On's carnival destiny in his hands, ...
Whose arts policy will Victorians vote for?
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Melbourne's live music scene, graffiti policies, privatisation, funding, international opportunities and a new arts agency are all on the agenda as Victorians get to judge the best arts policy for the state. Geelong cash-splash supports edifice not artists. Cup delivers its annual mix of fashion crimes and high spirit times
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Caravan Rolls On receives 1.5kg penalty
"Caravan Rolls On was an impressive winner of the Geelong Cup and has a terrific record at 2400m and beyond with a Listed win in the Sandown Cup (3200m) and yesterday's Group win," Carpenter said. "He has been penalised 1.5kg to 52.5kg for the win, ...
Australian Twenty20 captain to play in Ballarat
Ballarat Courier
Finch has been confirmed as a starter by his home club, Geelong, for its clash in Ballarat with Frankston Peninsula. The 27-year-old is available due to a lack of state or national commitments this weekend. He returns to Eastern Oval after playing there for his ...
Caravan Rolls On takes Geelong Cup
Imported galloper Caravan Rolls On has taken a step closer to gaining a Melbourne Cup start with victory in the Geelong Cup. Caravan Rolls On became the fifth successive northern hemisphere-bred stayer import to win the 2400-metre race, following in the ...
SkySportsCaravan Rolls On in line for Melbourne Cup after Geelong Cup win
Caravan Rolls On put himself in line for a tilt at the Emirates Melbourne Cup with victory in the Geelong Cup. Owned by Qatar Racing, the six-year-old - who was trained in Britain by Peter Chapple-Hyam last season - provided jockey Craig Williams with a fifth ...
Melbourne Cup beckons Geelong winner, runner-up
Warrnambool Standard
Racing Victoria chief handicapper Greg Carpenter is expected to hand a kilogram penalty for Caravan Rolls On today for the Melbourne Cup after his Geelong Cup win but it's insufficient to get the seven-year-old into the race. Camperdown's Geoffrey Faber ...
Orange UK NewsQatar's Caravan Rolls On
Orange UK News
Caravan Rolls On put himself in line for a tilt at the Emirates Melbourne Cup with victory in the Geelong Cup. Owned by Qatar Racing, the six-year-old - who was trained in Britain by Peter Chapple-Hyam last season - provided jockey Craig Williams with a fifth ...
The AgeCaravan Rolls On sweats on Melbourne Cup rehandicap after Geelong victory
The Age
A horse owned by Sheikh Fahad winning a Geelong Cup with Craig Williams in the saddle is an ominous pointer to bigger things, but the aristocratic connections of Caravan Rolls On will most likely need their horse to do more to secure a chance to emulate ...
Geelong Cup winner Caravan Rolls On unlikely for Melbourne Cup
The Australian
Winning jockey Craig Williams registered his fifth success in the Geelong Cup and said if Caravan Rolls On made it into the Melbourne Cup and turned up like he did yesterday, a more focused racehorse with the addition of winkers to his head gear, he would ...
Williams drives Caravan to Cup
While a brilliant ride from jockey Craig Williams secured the champion hoop his fifth Sportingbet Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m), it did not guarantee Caravan Rolls On a start in the Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m). Trainer Danny O'Brien hopes ...
Courier MailMelbourne Cup foreign legion missing from Geelong Cup lead-up
Courier Mail
Wednesday's Geelong Cup carried a purse of $300,000, but not one of the 12 Werribee-based foreign contingent was targeted at it. Instead it was left to Caravan Rolls On (himself a former import who won second up in Australia last year) to take care of a ...
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IT was victory for the old firm, albeit by a deceptive whisker, in yesterday's Geelong Classic. To the naked eye it appeared as though favourite Preferment had lunged and beaten Nozomi but the print went the other way and another chapter was written in an ... Cup winner Caravan Rolls On sweats on Melbourne Cup Penalty
A clever Craig Williams ride saw Caravan Rolls On slide up along the fence to outstay his rivals in the Group 3 $300,000 Sportingbet Powerd By William Hill Geelong Cup (2400m) at Geelong. Caravan Rolls On has 51kgs in the Group 1 $6m Emirates ...
Haynes returns from year off to coach Panmure
Warrnambool Standard
PANMURE has turned to former Geelong and West Coast forward David Haynes to lead its bid for Warrnambool and District league redemption. David Haynes is changing his colours as the new playing coach of Panmure. 141022LP09 Picture: LEANNE ...
The AgeCollingwood once bitten, not shy on Travis Varcoe
The Age
Travis Varcoe is realistic about the football year just ended. "It wasn't my greatest season by any stretch of the imagination," he concedes. But as he sought a fresh start after nine years at Geelong, one club was always likely to be more interested than most.
Courier MailGeelong mayor Darren Lyons swoops in with cocky hairstyle for the Geelong Cup
Courier Mail
The cocky and colourful Geelong Mayor donned a hot pink suit and bright blue tie to watch the trackside action. But it was his feather-like hair do, complete with bird tail-like extensions that turned heads for all the wrong reasons. The multi-coloured Mohawk ...
Preferment's odds slashed to win Victoria Derby 2014
Sports News
Winner Nozomi firmed from $34 to $10 and runner-up Preferment $5.50 to $4 for the Victoria Derby following today's Geelong Classic. Preferment is now a clear second pick behind Hampton Court, who was also trimmed up from $3.40 into $3 favouritism.
ArtsHub (subscription)Geelong cash-splash supports edifice not artists
ArtsHub (subscription)
If elected, they have pledged $70 million to develop the football stadium and $30 million for Geelong Performing Arts Centre. In the following days these promises of hundreds of jobs for Geelong filled the papers. Big construction projects like these always ...
Caravan Rolls On's odds slashed to win Melbourne Cup 2014
Sports News
If form in the Geelong Cup is anything to go off, punters who back Caravan Rolls On for the Melbourne Cup could be on a roll themselves, with the Cup winner firming from $67 into $26 today with online bookmaker SPECIAL OFFER: ...
Courier MailTravis Varcoe says job security at Collingwood made his decision to leave ...
Courier Mail
"It's only up the road (from Geelong), but it's got to be a good fit for my family. "If you're not happy at home you're not going to be happy playing and it's going to translate to the footy ground and that's something I don't want happening, and this is by far the best ...
Spring Premierships - Wednesday October 22
The winds of change swept through Sportingbet Geelong Cup day on Wednesday with a flurry movement through the Spring Racing Premierships ladder emerging from the sole country premiership meeting of the competition. Competition leading jockey Glen ...
Melbourne Cup power rankings
Warrnambool Standard
Two-time Melbourne Cup runner-up didn't gallop at Geelong as scheduled on Tuesday because of fears it would have taken him even further under his racing weight. 7. Lucia Valentina $7.50 (up from 8). Kerrin McEvoy has committed to stay with the Caulfield ...
River Delta wins as Rawiller reprimanded
Lightly raced mare River Delta has claimed a valuable stakes win in the Black Pearl Classic at Geelong despite jockey Brad Rawiller returning to scale overweight. The Peter Moody-trained mare scored by a half head in the Listed race for fillies and mares on ...
Results: Caravan Rolls On wins Geelong Cup 2014
Sports News
Imported galloper Caravan Rolls On has taken a step closer to gaining a Melbourne Cup start with victory in the Geelong Cup. Caravan Rolls On became the fifth successive northern hemisphere-bred stayer import to win the 2400-metre race, following in the ...
Cup power rankings
Sydney Morning Herald
Two-time Melbourne Cup runner-up didn't gallop at Geelong as scheduled on Tuesday because of fears it would have taken him even further under his racing weight. 7. Lucia Valentina $7.50 (up from 8). Kerrin McEvoy has committed to stay with the Caulfield ...
Nozomi wins Geelong Classic for Godolphin
Godolphin colt Nozomi has held off a late charge from favourite Preferment in the Listed Geelong Classic to put himself in the Victoria Derby picture. The Anthony Freedman-trained Nozomi, sporting the famous royal blue colours of Sheikh Mohammed's ...
ABC OnlineCaravan Rolls On wins Geelong Cup, needs large penalty to make Melbourne ...
ABC Online
Caravan Rolls On will still struggle to make the Melbourne Cup field despite his victory in the Geelong Cup on Wednesday. The former European galloper was aided by a top Craig Williams ride to claim the $300,000 event ahead of Marksmanship ($9) and ...
Crystal Mile Field - 2014
Sports News
Now he has dreams of a Melbourne Cup start with dour stayer Like A Carousel who lines up in the Geelong Cup on Wednesday. Victory in the Geelong Cup would take Like A Carousel a step closer to a Melbourne Cup start with the stayer sitting 49th in the ...
Is Don good enough for Cup?
Don Doremo's owner says the stayer is the only horse outside of 50-to1 that can win the Melbourne Cup, following the gelding's convincing win in the Market Square Shopping Centre Showcase Handicap (2400m) at Geelong on Wednesday. Shergar ...
Geelong Cup 2014 - Field
Sports News
Toowoomba trainer Steve Tregea hopes Love Rocks won't be weighted out of Queensland racing if he wins first-up at Doomben. Love Rocks will be having his first start since winning the Listed Lough Neagh Stakes in December when he tackles the Caitlin ...
Sports NewsGeelong Cup 2014 - Tips
Sports News
Glen Boss will look to secure his second country cup in the space of a week when he is legged about joint favourite More Than Sacred in Wednesday's Geelong Cup. Boss partnered the kiwi mare in last Sunday week's Cranbourne Cup where the pair finished ...
Next stop Derby for Nozomi
Nozomi will head to the Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) in winning form after a hard-fought victory in the Listed Emsley Lodge Racing Geelong Classic (2200m) on Wednesday. Anthony Freedman's assistant trainer Steve Adams said he was pleased with the ...
Runners blow away records in Great Ocean Walk 100
Warrnambool Standard
"He's a local runner from Geelong and he was a pro cyclist for a while, did a bit of triathlon now he's graduated into trail ultra-marathons. "He's got a very mature approach to it. He's got talent but he's not going out running everything he can, he's picking his ...
Little River parents get MP backing in fight to save care program
Wyndham Star Weekly
As reported by Star Weekly, the school has been told that funding for its out-of-hours care program will cease early next year because 2011 census data showed the town was in a major city (Geelong). The town has previously been classified as "inner ... Cup Trip The Query For Wish Come True
Wish Come True will contest the 2014 Geelong Cup and Peter Moody's Racing Manager Jeff O'Connor has revealed that the imported stayer needs to prove he is capable of running out a strong 2400 metres in the Group 3 event at Geelong this afternoon.
Sports NewsLate Mail: Geelong Cup 2014 day Tips - Geelong racecourse
Sports News
Midweek racing in Victoria heads to Geelong on Wednesday, where the feature race is the $300,000 Group lll Sportingbet Geelong Cup 2014 (2400m). The weather forecast is fine, the track is dead and the rail is in the true position for the entire circuit. All tips ...
Cats News
Tough midfielder axed as Cats cut three
... VFL games for the Cats and finished third in their VFL best and fairest this year. "We thank Taylor, Mitch and Joel for their efforts over their time at the club and wish them every success in their future endeavours," Geelong football manager Neil ...
The AgeGeelong Cats cut five from AFL list
Sydney Morning Herald
"It is never easy letting players go, but we hope they receive opportunity at other clubs in the future," Geelong's general manager of football Neil Balme said. Burbury, Schroder, Sheringham and Stringer all played in the Cats' 2012 VFL premiership side.
Burbury one of five players delisted by Cats 
Geelong Delist Five Players TripleM Sydney Clark picks Geelong over Collingwood
MELBOURNE-listed forward Mitch Clark has nominated Geelong as his preferred club as he seeks to reignite his AFL career in 2015. The Cats ... Cats football manager Neil Balme said the club was delighted Clark had chosen Geelong as his favoured home.
Mitch Clark chooses Cats, and less spotlight The Age 
Geelong hopes Mitch Clark and James Frawley can revitalise hopes of another ... Courier Mail 
Clark picks Geelong as AFL club of choice Yahoo!7 News 
Courier MailAFL trades: Paddy Ryder to Port Adelaide, Adam Cooney to Essendon biggest ...
Courier Mail
They also managed to retain their stable of stars; Tom Rockliff, Jack Redden, Pearce Hanley and Dayne Zorko. The Beams deal comes after the Lions secured crafty midfield-forward Allen Christensen from Geelong, with the Cats compensated with pick No.
Trade Wrap: Trade period set to explode 
Trade wrap: Tuesday Port Adelaide 
The AgeAFL trade news: Saints and Cats talk on Rhys Stanley
The Age
After a year battling with a depleted list of tall players that created doubts about the durability of its big men, Geelong is seeking to pair Rhys Stanley from St Kilda with Mitch Clark as ruck forwards. The Cats are looking to pass on the draft pick ...
TripleM SydneyAllen Christensen Trade News
TripleM Sydney
Geelong football manager Neil Balme was sad to see Christensen go but respected his wishes to leave Simonds Stadium for 'non-football' reasons. "There were many ... The 23-year-old was originally selected by the Cats with pick No.40 in the 2009 draft.
Cats' Christensen seeks AFL trade SBS 
Unhappy Cat lined up by West Coast The West Australian 
Christensen wants a move to Queensland 
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The AgeTaylor Hunt among three delisted by Geelong
The Age
Hunt, 24, played 63 games since making his debut for the Cats in 2010, but fell out of favour this season, playing just seven games. He played two finals for the ... Geelong football manager Neil Balme wished the delisted trio well. "We thank Taylor ...
Geelong Cats axe three including Taylor Hunt 
TripleM SydneyThree Cats Delisted
TripleM Sydney
(Image AFL Media). The Geelong Cats have informed Taylor Hunt, Mitch Brown and Joel Hamling they will not be offered contracts for the 2015 season and the trio will become unrestricted free agents. ... Mitch Brown departs Geelong having played 15 AFL ...
Courier MailAllen Christensen gets trade from Geelong to Brisbane Lions in exchange for ...
Courier Mail
It is understood Christensen is dealing with a number of personal issues and was keen for a fresh start away from the Geelong region where he has lived his entire life. Geelong general manager of football, Neil Balme, said the Cats were disappointed to ...
AFL Trade News: Geelong Cats star midfielder joins Brisbane Lions | fanatix ... fanatix 
Christensen officially moves from Cat to Lion 
A life decision for Allen Brisbane Lions 
ninemsn  - The Age 
Courier MailVarcoe hopes winning feeling is black and white
Now he has joined the club in a trade that has effectively seen the Magpies exchange Varcoe for Heritier Lumumba (who joined Melbourne in a three-way trade that sent Mitch Clark to Geelong). Before the deal ... "[It was a] casual chit-chat, to get a ...
AFL Fixture 2015 Round 1: Dayne Beams to face old side when Brisbane hosts ... Courier Mail 
Collingwood once bitten, not shy on Travis Varcoe The Age 
Courier MailCats pounce on top-10 pick from Crows
Geelong has moved up four places in the first round of next month's NAB AFL Draft after completing a late deal with Adelaide. The trade sees ... Geelong football manager Neil Balme said the deal wasn't completed with a particular player in mind. "There ...
Winners and losers: AFL trade report card Courier Mail 
Demons happy to take top picks to draft Melbourne FC 
Courier MailChris Pelchen identifies similarities between St Kilda's 2014 list and ...
Courier Mail
St Kilda agree a deal with Geelong that sees Rhys Stanely as well as pick 60 head to the Cats ... "While the club's finances maybe in the bottom half of the competition, in terms of their proportional spending on the football department they're in the ...
Relief for father-son pick
Western Bulldogs
A versatile and athletic defender, Cordy says he thrives on the one-on-one contest, and prides himself on his ball use, particularly by foot. Geelong Cats triple premiership winning half-back Corey Enright, is one player that Cordy has followed with ...
Nine lives gone, axed Cat wants one more
DELISTED Geelong youngster George Burbury believes his apprenticeship under Brownlow medallist Jimmy Bartel will hold him in good stead if he gets another chance in the AFL. The 186cm forward showed promise at the Cats, but was limited to just seven ...
2014 Review: Brian Lake
Hawthorn Hawks
Two of his best performances were reserved for clashes against Geelong, when he held Tom Hawkins in the vital second half as the Hawks overrun the Cats and held him again to just seven disposals and a goal in the Qualifying Final. But his masterpiece ...
Courier MailTravis Varcoe says job security at Collingwood made his decision to leave ...
Courier Mail
Varcoe, 26, said about 40 per cent of his decision was based on his football and the other 60 per cent owed to his young family. The Adelaide product has two young children -- Olivia (10) and Franki (six months) -- with partner Kim, who is from Newcastle.
ABC OnlineBlues cut Robinson, McLean in AFL
Meanwhile, Geelong also confirmed they had delisted Taylor Hunt, Mitch Brown and Joel Hamling. Hunt was the most experienced of the trio, playing 63 games for the Cats. Brown, a first-round draft pick, only managed 15 games and Hamling did not play any ...
Carlton delists Mitch Robinson, Brock McLean and Kane Lucas ABC Online 
Lonergan knocks back Dogs to stay a Cat
AFTER another day of turmoil at Whitten Oval, Geelong defender Tom Lonergan has knocked back a three-year offer from the Western Bulldogs to stay a Cat. The 30-year-old was being ... Cats football manager Neil Balme was pleased the key defender had ..., grudge match set for round one
This will give the MCG ground staff just four days to convert the ground back to its football alignment following the World Cup cricket final the previous Sunday. With the AFL choosing not to stage a Good Friday game, it will be the match-up between ...
Courier MailNew Swans administrator Tom Harley holds the premiership cup aloft after the ...
Courier Mail
New Swans administrator Tom Harley holds the premiership cup aloft after the Geelong Cats' 2009 Grand Final win. ... FORMER Geelong dual-premiership captain Tom Harley has been announced as the Sydney Swans' new General Manager -- Football.
From Cats to TV to Swans' football manager 
Harley appointed Swans AFL GM Sydney Morning Herald 
The AgeTom Boyd's big shoulders built to carry big expectations of Western Bulldogs
The Age
Bulldogs list manager Jason McCartney made a logical comparison this week between Boyd and Geelong's Tom Hawkins in trying to help the club's supporters set realistic goals for the kid whose career resume of "nine games and eight goals" is becoming as ...
Courier MailChris Pelchen resigns from head of football role at St Kilda
Courier Mail
"However, following our end of season review, we agreed to make some changes to drive further development in our high performance programs across our football department. "The highly competitive AFL landscape requires us to drive a program that ...
Courier MailPelchen falls to own Saints initiative
Courier Mail
St Kilda agree a deal with Geelong that sees Rhys Stanely as well as pick 60 head to the Cats ... But he "felt there was a harder edge and a bit more work we could do in terms of our football program itself, and that's the change we decided to make ...
Courier MailAzkadellia twitter feud apology, Giants get provocative, Cats get in front of ...
Courier Mail
SPEAKING of Twitter spats, a good one was brewing in the AFL world yesterday with GWS sending out this provocative message on the day the Bulldogs unveiled boom recruit and ex-Giant Tom Boyd. It's fair to say their attempt at humour fell flat with a ...
Paddy's pack mark ranked third
Adelaide Crows
Patrick Dangerfield of the Crows takes a high mark over Mitch Brown of the Cats during the 2014 AFL round 01 match between the Geelong Cats and the Adelaide Crows at Simonds Stadium, Geelong on March 20, 2014. (Photo: Michael Willson/AFL Media) ...
The AgeMitch Clark set to choose between Geelong and Collingwood as his new home
The Age
Clark, whose partner Sam is studying to become a surgeon, had a look around Deakin University, having already met with Cats officials last week. Clark's choice is expected to come down to Geelong or Collingwood and be based on lifestyle ahead of money, ...
Brisbane corral young talent as Magpies demand high price for Beams The Australian 
Trade winds: Clark narrows down choice 
Can Eddie McGuire and Nathan Buckley stop Collingwood exodus, Courier Mail ... Courier Mail 
Melbourne FC 
Courier MailMitch Clark's relationship with Chris Scott and vibe he received from Geelong ...
Courier Mail
The Demons will be hoping to secure a fair trade for Clark with the Cats when the AFL's exchange period officially opens on Friday. Young said he expected Geelong and Melbourne to agree on an amicable deal "sooner rather than later". LISTEN TO THE ...
Melbourne and Geelong close to deal on Mitch Clark The Age 
Mitch Clark set to join Cats Sydney Morning Herald 
Mitch Clark set for Geelong Cats switch 
Courier MailMitch Clark could line up for Geelong in Round 1 next season
Courier Mail
The Cats rounded off the trade period moving up four places from No. 14 to No. 10 in the national draft order in a swap of picks in Adelaide. In return, Geelong dropped from No. 35 to No. 47, but now boast its first top-10 draft pick since it claimed ...
The AgeDogs throw pigeon among the Cats with Tom Boyd
The Age
Consider for a moment you are Geelong. You have Tom Hawkins out of contract at the end of next year. He is a free agent when his contract expires and you want to avoid all that messiness and get things going on a new deal now. Where do you start?
Courier MailPlayer agent Liam Pickering growing into one of the most feared and most ...
Courier Mail
For a person who played 124 games for North Melbourne and Geelong, and was a Cats best and fairest winner, he is well aware of the words such as loyalty, and team, and sacrifice which underpins performance. As a player manager, though, he is far more ...
Richmond Recruiting Rewind: Brother, what a brave Tiger
Andrew Kellaway of the Tigers in action during the round nine AFL match between the Geelong Cats and the Richmond Tigers at Skilled Stadium on May 27, 2006 in Geelong, Australia. In the eighth of a Bingle Recruitment Zone ... Andrew Kellaway's rise to ...
AFL Trade Action
Australian Football Association of North America
The two week trade period saw a lot of action and concluded on October 17. A number of players requested trades to other clubs while others were moved on reluctantly. Clubs also traded draft selections to strengthen their prospects in picking up needed ...
Allen Christensen has decided to leave Geelong. Source: News Limited
Courier Mail
While pick 21 is well under Christensen's value on the open market, Geelong football manager Neil Balme said the Cats would accept the offer. "The overall picture is we're pretty disappointed with the way it's all panned out," Balme said on AFL Trade ...
Courier MailTravis Varcoe considers joining West Coast as Geelong speedster attracts ...
Courier Mail
Varcoe is considering leaving Geelong after being the subject of feverish interest on the opening day of the AFL's trade period. After the Courier Mail revealed Varcoe had been the focus of interest from West Coast in recent trade talks, Geelong football ...
AFL Trade News: West Coast Eagles announce interest in Geelong Cats speedster fanatix 
Varcoe may join Collingwood in three-way deal The Age 
Kangaroos emerge in the fight to poach Geelong's Travis Varcoe The Australian 
Courier MailBoyd joins Bulldogs on AFL trading day
The Roar
The second last day of AFL trade period was one of action, with haggling and indecision finally replaced by concessions, bold calls and an unfathomable contract. Greater Western Sydney, one day after declaring Tom Boyd would play for the ... in April ...
Big AFL stories of the 2014 off-season keep coaches and footy fans on the edge ... Courier Mail 
Craig O'Donoghue Melbourne The West Australian October 16, 2014, 7:29 am The West Australian 
Tom Boyd leaves GWS for Bulldogs as Giants sign Ryan Griffen The Australian 
Yahoo!7 News  - 
The RoarBeams joins Lions in five-club AFL trade
The Roar
Lumumba is now a Demon, while the Cats shipped Varcoe off to Collingwood. "With Dayne and ... Geelong football manager Neil Balme thanked Varcoe for his service, including three grand finals and 138 games, and welcomed Clark to the club. "Throughout ...
Sweetener on table to seal Dayne Beams' move to Brisbane The Age 
AFL Trade: Collingwood To Trade Beams To Brisbane International Business Times AU 
Magpies to release restless Dayne Beams to Brisbane Lions The Australian 
The AgeAFL trade period 2014: Hawthorn off-loads fringe trio on final day
The Age
The Cats have a rare top-10 pick after sending picks 14 and 35 to Adelaide for pick 10 and freshly acquired pick 47. Geelong football manager Neil Balme explained the rationale. "There's always a bit of a punt in that but we don't have that many early ...
Hallahan departs for Gold Coast Hawthorn Hawks 
Three added to race for title
Bendigo Advertiser
THE list of finalists in the 50th Bendigo Advertiser-Prime 7 Sports Star of the Year award stands at 11 after three winners were chosen for September. Football star Joel Selwood, golfing champion Lucas Herbert and clay target shooting ace Emma Cox have ...
Richmond retains first round pick
"I think with your first pick it's probably more the best player available. That'd normally be the case with first round picks," Richmond's General Manager of Football, Dan Richardson, told Nathan Brown on the Bingle Recruitment Zone panel show this week.
The AgeJoel Selwood joins list of Geelong greats
The Age
We will not change this, the Geelong Football Club will not wave the white flag and accept that our time has come, or our time is gone," he said. "We demand of each other to become better... reputations count for nothing anymore. We will ...
Hungry Cats 'will not wave the white flag' 
Courier MailRyan Griffen, Mark Whiley top SuperCoach picks from AFL trade period
Courier Mail
Mitch Clark (Geelong). One thing's for sure, Clark will be cheap. He started the 2014 season priced at $249,000 and will go down again after failing to pull on a boot. Body is a huge risk but he has averaged 94 in a season (2009) and 84 as recently as ...
Hunt set to be hunted, claims manager
Geelong's general manager of football Neil Balme told SEN on Tuesday night that Hunt would not be offered a place on the Cats' list in 2015. McConville told NAB AFL Trade Radio on Wednesday that he had not heard Balme's comments but he was confident ...
Courier MailLions defender completes switch to GWS
Securing pick No.21 could be vital to the Lions as they attempt to broker trades for Christensen and Collingwood's Dayne Beams. Shortly after the trade was completed, Geelong football manager Neil Balme told NAB AFL Trade Radio that the Cats would be ...
Joel Patfull traded from Brisbane Lions to GWS Giants for pick 21 Courier Mail 
AFL trades: Paddy Ryder trying to get to Port and Adam Cooney tossing up next ... Courier Mail 
Clark could get Cats purring
Clark has declared Geelong is his preferred destination as he seeks to reignite his AFL career, leaving the Cats to arrange a trade with Melbourne in the upcoming NAB AFL Trade Period. After a straight sets exit from this year's finals series, ... A ...
Hawthorn HawksCheney, Lowden traded to Crows
Hawthorn Hawks
Kyle Cheney of the Hawks in action during the 2014 AFL round 05 match between the Geelong Cats and the Hawthorn Hawks at the MCG, Melbourne on April 21, 2014. (Photo: Justine Walker/AFL Media) ...
Adelaide Crows secure Hawthorn duo in complicated AFL trade deal fanatix 
We're lucky Stevie J didn't become a Giant
The Age
GWS chief executive David Matthews was the driver of the Johnson pursuit, which, doubtless, would have seen the Giants hand the Cats a first-round draft pick - GWS had three of them inside the top seven (or it could have swapped picks). Presumably ...
AFL trade period 2014, deadline day
The Age
9:49am: The Melbourne camp has arrived, with football manager Josh Mahoney saying the Demons "were keen to get something sorted" with GWS about defender Sam Frost, who in any case will be able to get to the club through the pre-season draft.
Tom Lonergan Trade News
TripleM Sydney
... million deal. But the 30-year-old has decided to see out the remainder of his contract with the Cats which expires at the end of next season. ... Geelong football manager Neil Balme said the club was pleased Lonergan would remain at the club. "We ...
The AgeMark Thompson may not coach after all
The Age
In the words of one of his key players at Geelong: You never knew which Bomber you were going to get from one day to the next. Particularly during his final year with the Cats, which ended in a dreadful fashion with trust between coach and club ...
American Football Down Under - Part 2
Graham tied an NFL record with 42 punts inside the 20 yard line in 2009 and also played in the AFL with Geelong Cats from 1993 until 2004 with 145 goals in 219 career AFL games. He is currently the only person to be a named a captain both the AFL and ...
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