Women’s ACL injury reduction becomes cross-code goal

Miranda Ohara puts Jess Wuetschner through injury risk reduction training

EMMA DILLON There are many barriers for women participating in elite level sport; most female athletes need to work to supplement their playing income, access to facilities is often arranged to accommodate men’s fixtures, and media coverage remains … [Read more...]

Online coverage heralds new chapter for QAFL

Broadbeach Benji Neal with Palm Beach opponents

AARON GOODWIN Weekend warriors have been going into battle for their local Aussie Rules clubs in Queensland since the 1920s. Since then, the state’s AFL competition has moved on in leaps and bounds, and this year is no exception marking, as it does, … [Read more...]

Brisbane Lines win 2018 Reclink Brisbane Community Cup

Greens Senator Andrew Bartlett with Reclink founder Peter Cullen holding up the 2018 cup

EMMA DILLON The Brisbane Lines took out the third annual Reclink Brisbane Community Cup yesterday, winning the match 6.7.43 - 5.6.36. The Reclink Brisbane Community Cup is an all-star AFL match pitting the Brisbane Lines, a team of music … [Read more...]

High-Flying Lions make NEAFL history

SAM MUGGLETON A monster second half saw the high-flying Brisbane Lions recording their ninth straight win after defeating the Canberra Demons by 94-points at UNSW Canberra Oval on Saturday. The opening was a shootout with the Lions keeping the … [Read more...]

Brisbane Lion to miss rest of the season

JACKSON PAINE      Brisbane Lions defender Marco Paparone is set to miss the remainder of the season after injuring his hamstring in the reserves side's win over the Canberra Demons on Saturday. The 22-year old was enjoying a … [Read more...]

Equality unjustifiable in Australian football, for now

AARON COOPER The debate surrounding pay equality in sport has re-ignited following claims of proposed pay cuts for female footballers. On Tuesday, Brisbane Roar were forced to defend claims of asking for pay cuts from their Women’s side, … [Read more...]

Lions part ways with Justin Leppitsch

AARON COOPER Brisbane Lions Senior Coach Justin Leppitsch has been sacked by the club with a year remaining on his contract. Chairman Bob Sharpless announced the decision today following a Board meeting at Lions headquarters. "The … [Read more...]

Lions vice-captian Dayne Zorko reaches 100 game milestone

DAVID SIMON Brisbane Lions vice-captain, Dayne Zorko will line up for his 100th game against Geelong this Sunday at the Gabba. In his milestone game, the 27-year-old never thought the opportunity would arise when he made his debut five … [Read more...]

Lewis Taylor optimistic about Lions future

MARIAN JOSEPH Brisbane Lions midfielder, Lewis Taylor is feeling confident about the next three years after addressing the media yesterday about re-signing with the club. After year-long negotiations, Taylor has re-signed with the club and … [Read more...]

Brisbane Lions breaking all the wrong records

DAVID SIMON The Brisbane Lions record breaking season continued on Saturday night against the Adelaide Crows. The only problem is, the boys from Brisbane are braking records for all the wrong reasons. Four records tumbled at the Adelaide … [Read more...]