Geelong Cats

Geelong’s Record Run – 1952 Grand Final: Geelong v Collingwood – Geelong back-to-back VFL premiers

It was Geelong v Collingwood in the 1952 Grand Final. Geelong were looking for consecutive premierships for the first time in the club's history. Peter Clark's coverage of the record-breakers of 1952-53 hits a high point.

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2 hours ago, The Footy Almanac, Collingwood Magpies, Geelong Cats

AFL Team Tips: Geelong’s big selection headache; door ajar for No.1 pick’s blockbuster debut

There’s some significant selection headaches facing Chris Scott ahead of Geelong’s blockbuster game against the Western Bulldogs.

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4 hours ago, Fox Sports, Geelong Cats

Key Bulldogs face fitness test ahead of bid to end Geelong hoodoo

Premiership captain Easton Wood and key ruckman Stefan Martin will need to get through training at Whitten Oval on Wednesday before being declared fit to play for the Dogs in Friday night’s clash against Geelong.

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16 hours ago, The Age, Geelong Cats, Western Bulldogs

Hope for Geelong fans as Victorian Government refuses to rule out crowd at Round 14 blockbuster

The Victorian Government cannot say definitively whether crowds will be allowed at Friday night’s blockbuster clash between Geelong and Western Bulldogs at GMHBA Stadium. The AFL opted to move two games from Melbourne to Tasmania in Round 14, while keeping the Cats’ home game in Victoria after consulting...

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20 hours ago, SEN, Geelong Cats

Relocating Friday night game “didn’t sit comfortably” with Geelong CEO

Geelong chief executive Brian Cook says the prospect of moving Friday night’s home game against the Western Bulldogs interstate “didn’t sit comfortably” with the club. Following discussions with the AFL, the Cats chose to keep the Dogs clash at GMHBA Stadium, despite the Victorian Government refusing...

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1 day ago, SEN, Geelong Cats

Cats and Dogs to play behind closed doors as AFL moves games to Tassie

The Cats have opted to play the Bulldogs behind closed doors in Geelong and the AFL has moved two round 14 games from Melbourne to Tasmania.

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1 day ago, The Age, Geelong Cats, Western Bulldogs

In the land of the AFL rebuild Geelong are serial renovators – finally they have it right | Scott Heinrich

Geelong have doubled down on their modus operandi of using free agency and trade to bolster their ranksOn the supposedly level playing fields of AFL football, the rebuild is a fate that should come to all clubs at some time or another. Some embrace the necessary evil and the long-term benefits a list...

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2 days ago, The Guardian, Geelong Cats

‘Staggering’ proof Cats can win it all; what’s the price of a Brownlow winner? Rd 13 Talking Points

It’s a trend that frustrates their fans, but this is proof Geelong can do it against the best and finally win that elusive flag.

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2 days ago, Fox Sports, Geelong Cats

"Several players were green": More details of Geelong's trip to Adelaide revealed

SEN Chief Sports Reporter Sam Edmund has revealed more details about the type of conditions Geelong were subjected to in order for Thursday night’s blockbuster against Port Adelaide to take place as scheduled. As a result of Victoria’s latest COVID cluster, the game was only given the green light if...

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3 days ago, SEN, Geelong Cats

The stars align for the Cats in 2021: A premiership is coming

Between 1983 and 1991, Hawthorn played in eight grand finals, winning five. In 1990, after seven grand finals in a row they battled injuries early in the season and despite a big run in the lead up to finals, it ended in an elimination final loss to the perennially battling Melbourne Demons. Melbourne...

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4 days ago, The Roar, Geelong Cats

Cats coach bemused by ‘silly’ walk after supporter allegedly tripped him

The crowd incident came after the Cats had to adopt hardline isolation protocols demanded by SA Health to ensure the match against Port Adelaide went ahead.

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5 days ago, The Age, Geelong Cats

Geelong forward a “nightmare” match-up as recruits earn lavish praise

Geelong improved to 9-3 after beating Port Adelaide by 21 points in a highly entertaining contest at Adelaide Oval on Thursday night. Jeremy Cameron starred with five goals while Tom Hawkins and Gary Rohan booted four and three goals respectively as the Cats sealed their fifth consecutive win to consolidate...

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5 days ago, SEN, Geelong Cats

Cats coach slams ‘silly’ Adelaide Oval

After being tripped in the crowd, Geelong’s Chris Scott says the need for coaches to walk through spectators at Adelaide Oval is “silly”. And he has labelled South Australian government restrictions on his visiting AFL side as “arduous”. Scott’s Cats downed Port Adelaide...

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5 days ago, The Roar, Geelong Cats

Grounded: Cats’ flight plans in disarray as fog hits

The Cats have been forced to spend an unplanned night in Adelaide after the team was grounded due to fog at Avalon airport in Victoria.

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5 days ago, Herald Sun, Geelong Cats

Cats’ firepower blows Port Adelaide away

Geelong enhanced their premiership credentials and raised further question marks around Port Adelaide’s with a high-quality 21-point victory on Thursday night.

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5 days ago, The Age, Geelong Cats, Port Adelaide Power

Geelong conquers recent post-bye struggles to post big win in Thursday night thriller

Geelong’s post-bye woes were banished on Thursday night as Chris Scott’s side recorded a highly impressive 21-point win against Port Adelaide in one of the games of the season. The Cats had previously won just two of their last 14 matches after the mid-season bye, but showed no such sluggishness on this...

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5 days ago, SEN, Geelong Cats

Cats coach calls for security to step in after Adelaide Oval crowd confrontation

Geelong coach Chris Scott has exchanged words with a member of the crowd at the Adelaide Oval during his side’s game against Port Adelaide on Thursday night.

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5 days ago, Fox Sports, Geelong Cats

AFL 2021 live updates: Cats face Power in heavyweight clash at Adelaide Oval

Follow all the action live from Adelaide Oval as Port Adelaide take on Geelong in a blockbuster match of the round.

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5 days ago, The Age, Geelong Cats

FINAL TEAMS: Port Adelaide vs Geelong

TEAM NEWS: Port Adelaide and Geelong have finalised their lineups for the match at Adelaide Oval. Who are you tipping to win?

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5 days ago, Zero Hanger, Geelong Cats, Port Adelaide Power

LIVE AFL: Danger time for Port as Geelong reloads with stars in bid for finals revenge

It’s a finals rematch with top four stakes to kick off Round 13, as Geelong returns to Adelaide Oval to face Port Adelaide tonight.

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5 days ago, Fox Sports, Geelong Cats

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