Topic archives: aflw

How the Seven Network is failing the AFLW

February 9, 2018 11

After a big ratings dip, AFLW coaches are being asked to overhaul the game. With huge crowds and massive interest in the game, is that really the only factor at play?

AFLW “gender equality storm” … bring back Dundee … chaos at Newsweek …

February 6, 2018 4

The decision to replace the host for an AFL women's competition program with a man is working itself up into a "gender equality storm". Last year's host Tiffany Cherry says the decision to replace her as host of Women's Footy with Clint Stanaway is a "significant step back".

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

June 19, 2017

AFLW backed by pollies ... GST fumble ... Solicitor-General fronts court ...

Crikey Worm: Preparations for Cyclone Debbie, bad polls for the PM, and no bias at the ABC

March 27, 2017

North Queensland prepares for Cyclone Debbie, more bad polls for the PM, and Adelaide makes history in the AFLW. It's the news you need to know, by Sally Whyte and Max Chalmers.

Spotted: Eddie Everywhere actually at Collingwood game

February 13, 2017 1

Collingwood president Eddie McGuire decided to attend his first AFLW game this weekend.

Glenn Dyer’s TV Ratings

February 9, 2017

Looking at Fox Sports, it is very, very odd that the Murdoch/News Corp owned pay TV channel doesn’t seem to rate women’s AFL.

Why the AFLW matters, and not just to women

February 3, 2017 2

There are just eight teams in the first women’s league. One day there will be 18, just like the men’s league, and the women will get paid so well they don’t have to work second jobs.