Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life: The Curate’s Egg

Cam Hooke analyses the AFLW game – where the stats pointed to a Pies win. [Ripped off by the umps and The Universe again Cam – JTH] And prepares us for AFLX with an acknowledgement that none of us will have a clue until we see it. [Fair enough – JTH]

AFLW Round 1 – Carlton v Collingwood: A Second Act With A Future

John Butler recounts Friday night’s AFLW Season Opener and despite a low-scoring and defensive match, he sees enormous potential for development in the years to come.

AFLW Round 1 – Carlton v Collingwood: Here we go again

It was strange for Gillian Dite to transition back into football in February after being immersed in summer sports but she still made it to Princes Park on the Opening Night of AFLW to experience the excitement.

AFLW Round 1 – Carlton v Collingwood: Unusual Crowds

The diverse crowd at Princes Park contributed significantly to Jack Banister’s match day experience at Friday night’s AFLW Season Opener.

AFLW Round 1 – Carlton v Collingwood: Bobbleheads burst

The 2017 AFLW season opener between Carlton and Collingwood at IKON Park was a triumph in every sense of the word. Its 2018 sequel? Well…
Callum O’Connor with five talking points after a disappointing Round 1 clash.

AFLW Round 1 – Carlton v Collingwood: What makes a great game of footy?

For Yvette Wroby, a game of footy starts way before the siren and the countdown to Friday night’s AFLW Season Opener was full of excitement and anticipation.

Kate O’Halloran in The Guardian: ‘Opening night crowds a clear sign AFLW is here to stay’

Read Kate O’Halloran’s latest piece on AFLW Opening Night on The Guardian website. [Great article Kate – KS]

AFLW Round 1 – Carlton v Collingwood: Ticketing 101

Kasey Symons is easily seduced by marketing (as her story suggests!) It’s why she got to the AFLW season-opener so early. This is the story of her night.