Saints defender to miss first two months of 2024, recruit under cloud for practice games

St Kilda Ben Paton will miss a large chunk of the 2024 season after rupturing his pectoral tendon during training on Monday. The Saints say the injury occurred as the intensity ramps up for upcoming practice matches. Paton, 25, has played 67 games since debuting in 2018 including 12 appearances in 2023 but may not play until mid-season. “This is obviously a disappointing blow for Ben,” footy boss David Misson said in a club statement. Ben Paton is set for an extended period on the sidelines following...

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