Round 13 – Port Adelaide v Western Bulldogs: Overpowered

A tough year got even tougher for Alex Docherty’s Dogs who battled against a more skilled and healthier Port side

AFLW Off-Season Report Card

Alex Docherty marks the report cards on the recently completed AFLW trade period. There is much to absorb.

Alex Docherty’s 2018 Mid-Year All Australian Team

As we hit the bye rounds, it’s time to think about All Australian contenders. Who would you have in your team?

Round 11 – Western Bulldogs v Melbourne: Dee-Day

Despite a fast start, Alex Docherty’s Bulldogs were outmatched by the form side of the comp, Melbourne.

Ten Years On: Who Would Represent Victoria and The Dream Team Today?

Ten years ago there was a special one-off match to celebrate 150 years of footy – between Victoria and The Dream team. Alex Docherty wonders what would happen if the match were played today. Who’d get selected? [Interesting idea Alex – Ed]

Round 10 – Collingwood v Western Bulldogs: Hot Dogs Freeze Up

Two halves of very different quality for Alex Docherty’s Dogs, who started like greyhounds but finished like a double-decker in a London traffic jam

Should The AFLW Be Afraid Of North Melbourne In 2019?

Alex Docherty gives a comprehensive wrap up of the AFLW player movements after the trade period and ponders if the Kangas have recruited their way into being Flag favourites.

Round 9 – Adelaide v Western Bulldogs: Bogged In The Wet

Alex Docherty saw his Doggies marooned in the quagmire of Adelaide Oval, but there were a couple of positives on an otherwise dirty day at the office.

Round 8 – Western Bulldogs v Brisbane: Macrae the Marvellous

Alex Docherty shares his comprehensive analysis of the closely-contested win for his Dogs over a competitive Lions

Round 7 – Western Bulldogs v Gold Coast: No Wood, No Bont, No Worries

Alex Docherty’s Bulldogs recorded their first win in Ballarat on Saturday but were put through their paces by an improving young Suns, producing a thrilling match of footy.

Are We Witnessing A Superdraft?: Reconstructing The 2013 AFL Draft

Alex Docherty wonders five years on from the 2013 AFL draft, could we be witnessing a superdraft comparable to 2001? Take a look at his re-draft with what we have seen from these young guns in the first 5 years of their AFL careers – what do you think?

Round 6 – Western Bulldogs v Carlton: The Lip Sealer

Despite several attempts at a comeback from the Blues, Alex Docherty saw the Bulldogs overrun Carlton after also controlling much of the game.

Round 5 – Fremantle v Western Bulldogs: Pulverised in Perth

Alex Docherty couldn’t find too many positives for his Dog’s from their trip to WA. And wonders: is that the old Nat Fyfe running around on two good legs?

The evolution of Jack Macrae

Exactly five years on from the debut of Jack Macrae, Alex Docherty has written about just what makes Jack such a key cog in the Dogs’ midfield and the development that got him to where he is today.

Round 4 – Western Bulldogs v Sydney: So close, yet so far

For Alex Doherty, “this loss hurts.”

Round 3 – Western Bulldogs v Essendon: Dogs on the board in 2018

Alex Docherty is happy with the Dogs’ first win, happy with shows of camaraderie and happy to see the old Dogs’ tenacity.

Alex Docherty’s Top 50 AFLW Players 2018

Alex Docherty has ranked his Top 50 AFLW players for Season 2018 – what do you think of this list AFLW fans?

Round 2 – Western Bulldogs v West Coast: Dog day afternoon

It’s been a sharp fall from grace for 2016’s best side…Alex Docherty comes out snarling for the Sons of the West

The Ashes – Fourth Test, Day 2: Cook’s Class and Stevie’s Stumbles

Alex Docherty doesn’t usually do cricket. But he went yesterday and watched from the MCC members, only to be disappointed with the Australian performance.

Don’t Write The Dogs Off Just Yet

Alex Docherty states his case against overlooking the 2016 Premiers.