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Local boy gets GIANT chance

21-year-old Kieren Briggs will complete his transition from Pennant Hills Juniors, Pennant Hills Seniors and the GIANTS Academy to become a fully-fledged GIANT, when he makes his AFL debut on Saturday night against the Richmond Tigers at Marvel Stadium in

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Media Release: AFL Sydney matches to be streamed LIVE and FREE on Kayo

AFL NSW/ACT is excited to announce Kayo will stream AFL Sydney’s match of the round in the Men’s and Women’s Premier Division competitions live and on-demand throughout Season 2021. The new broadcast opportunity with Kayo gives fans, friends and families

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Graham Becomes GIANTS’ Fifth Debutant

Originally published on gwsgiants.com.au Defender Libby Graham will play her first AFLW game at Manuka Oval on Saturday as she becomes the club’s fifth debutant for the season. Graham is one of three changes for the GIANTS’ crucial clash against

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Buckley hoping to repay GIANTS’ faith

Jack Buckley is eager to justify the GIANTS’ decision to give him a contract extension after an injury-interrupted start to his AFL career. “At this point last year, I was coming off another injury and I wasn’t in the greatest

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2021 NAB AFLW Community Cup Ambassador Announced

The AFL has today announced the 2021 NAB AFLW Premiership Cup Ambassador, along with seven NAB AFLW Community Cup Ambassadors at the official 2021 NAB AFLW Season launch. AFL NSW/ACT will be represented by Yvette Andrews, who has been selected as

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Gulden eyeing senior opportunity in 2021

Former UNSW-ES Bulldog Errol Gulden is determined to make an impact for the Sydney Swans in 2021. Gulden, a product of the QBE Sydney Swans Academy, was selected with pick 32 of the 2020 NAB AFL Draft after starring for

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AFL Sydney to launch new representative fixture in 2020

AFL Sydney has announced it will launch a new representative fixture in 2020 with an Under 22 AFL Sydney team to take on the QBE Sydney Swans Academy Under 18 squad. The match will take place on the 7th of

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From AFL Sydney to Geelong and Back – Inside the footballing journey of Ranga Ediriwickrama

Born in Griffith, Ranga Ediriwickrama moved to the Sydney suburb of Pennant Hills when he was three with his parents, who were born in Sri Lanka. He played his junior football for Pennant Hills before representing the NSW/ACT Rams in

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Rugby convert nicknamed ‘Beanstalk’ in rookie mix

Originally published by AFL.com.au. SYDNEY could be about to unearth a supersized draft bargain nicknamed “Beanstalk”. The dearth of draftable ruckmen this year, including junior and state league ranks, is well documented, but the Swans are considering plucking a little-known

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Button’s bounce into Community Umpiring Week

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Written by Leyla Kaya. With record numbers of boys, girls, men, and women playing AFL across the AFL NSW/ACT region, community Umpires have never been more important. For without the men and women in teams of bright green, there are

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