Gold Coast Suns

AFL star Lance ‘Buddy’ Franklin and wife Jesinta splurge on Gold Coast mansion

AFL Sydney Swans player Lance ‘Buddy’ Franklin and his wife Jesinta splashed about $9 million on a glamorous Mediterranean mansion on the Gold Coast, weeks before listing their luxury apartment in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs.

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3 days ago, Fox Sports, Gold Coast Suns, Sydney Swans

Gold Coast: We’ll be bigger in AFL than SA

Exclusive: The AFL will have more television viewers in Queensland than South Australia in as little as three years, Gold Coast Suns chief Mark Evans claims.

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1 week ago, Herald Sun, Gold Coast Suns

The top five Suns draftee who needs a big pre-season

Brad Johnson wants to see Gold Coast utility Jack Lukosius settled down across half back. The second pick in the 2018 National Draft was drafted as a marking forward, but played his best footy in defence given his rebound and disposal by foot. Lukosius was pushed further up the ground in 2022 with mixed...

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1 week ago, SEN, Gold Coast Suns

Suns stalwart calls time on AFL career: ‘Right time to move onto the next chapter’

Injury-plagued Gold Coast defender Rory Thompson has called time on his AFL career due to persistent knee injuries. A member of the Suns’ inaugural squad in 2011, the 31-year-old retires after 106 games across 12 seasons. Thompson missed almost four full seasons of football but returned for...

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2 weeks ago, The Roar, Gold Coast Suns

The role Gold Coast recruit Long is “looking forward” to playing with Suns

Gold Coast recruit Ben Long is excited to play a more permanent role with the Suns in 2023. The 25-year-old joined the club in the off-season following 79 games across six years with St Kilda where he played as both a pressure forward and running half-back. As he was often shifted around at St Kilda,...

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3 weeks ago, SEN, Gold Coast Suns

The delisted midfielder Gold Coast should target ahead of Dan Hannebery

Should Gold Coast throw Dan Hannebery an AFL lifeline? After a turbulent stint at St Kilda, the midfielder announced his retirement at the end of 2022, but after years of injuries he finished the year with tantalisingly good performances. SEN Chief Reporter Sam Edmund revealed that the Suns have a level...

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3 weeks ago, SEN, Gold Coast Suns

Roos, Bombers and Suns hold early picks

AFL: Fox Footy's Ben Waterworth joined Fox Sports news ahead of the National AFL draft to discuss which teams are best placed to land new stars.

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3 weeks ago, Herald Sun, Essendon Bombers, Gold Coast Suns

The Suns’ pursuit of Dan Hannebery might be their dumbest idea yet

No season is complete without the Gold Coast Suns pulling off a list management move that baffles the rest of the AFL world. From trading in Lachie Weller from Fremantle in exchange for pick two, to delisting Hugh Greenwood and having North Melbourne swoop on him before they could get him back in...

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4 weeks ago, The Roar, Gold Coast Suns

Suns delist former Tiger after 51 games

Gold Coast has made the call to delist rebounding defender Oleg Markov. Markov played 51 career games for Richmond and the Suns, with the latter informing him they would not renew his contract. Gold Coast gave up a future third-round pick in order to acquire the defender from the Tigers. Suns list manager...

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1 month ago, SEN, Gold Coast Suns, Richmond Tigers

AFL Draft Whispers: Bomber mystery amid speculation around possible early slider; Suns could pinch WA gun

The fallout to the scathing external review into Essendon’s football department has rival clubs intrigued as to the Bombers’ plans with their first draft pick – and whether one of the best midfielders in the pool could slide several spots.

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1 month ago, Fox Sports, Essendon Bombers, Gold Coast Suns

Suns keep finals hopes alive

AFLW: Gold Coast have kept the door open for a finals spot in the AFLW after a win over Carlton.

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1 month ago, Herald Sun, Gold Coast Suns

‘He felt frustrated’: Suns list boss lifts lid on ‘hard decisions’ that led to Bowes trade

Gold Coast Suns list manager Craig Cameron has said Jack Bowes could’ve stayed at the club on a reduced salary, but stressed “hard decisions” had to be made for the betterment of the side’s future.

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1 month ago, Fox Sports, Gold Coast Suns

Gold Coast’s trade grade for 2022

The 2022 AFL Trade Period is now done and dusted. Matt Rendell has looked at the ins and outs at each of the 18 clubs and provided a grade for their trade period activity. See the assessment of your club below: GOLD COAST Rendell says: They just had to get money out. The Jack Bowes one was a debacle...

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1 month ago, SEN, Gold Coast Suns

Bowes “disappointed” by Suns exit, reveals “funny message” from Dangerfield

Jack Bowes says his exit from the Gold Coast Suns was unexpected. The 24-year-old was forced out by the Suns with many reports indicating his move to Geelong, along with the handing over of pick 7, was seen as a salary cap dump. Bowes, who admits he loved being with the Suns, has confirmed he was disappointingly...

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1 month ago, SEN, Geelong Cats, Gold Coast Suns

Geelong secure Suns gun in trade steal

Gold Coast midfielder Jack Bowes is officially a Cat. (Sports Media Image/Marcel Berens) Jack Bowes is officially a Geelong player, with the Cats securing a trade for the Gold Coast midfielder, along with the No.7 draft pick as part of the Suns’ salary dump. The 24-year-old has signed a four-year deal...

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1 month ago, K-Rock Football, Geelong Cats, Gold Coast Suns

Cats secure Bowes and prized draft pick as Suns execute salary dump trade

Geelong have pulled off one of the steals of the trade period, securing Gold Coast’s Jack Bowes and pick No. 7 for a future third-round selection. The long-touted deal was made official on Tuesday afternoon, with the AFL ticking off the salary dump trade. The Suns were so eager to get Bowes’ deal off...

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1 month ago, SEN, Geelong Cats, Gold Coast Suns

Collingwood threatens to hang on to Grundy; Dockers secure Jackson; Bombers snare Setterfield; Suns, Giants make moves

After days of inactivity, the looming trade deadline sparked clubs into gear on Monday, led by Luke Jackson heading home to Fremantle. But Brodie Grundy’s move to Melbourne has hit a hitch.

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1 month ago, The Age, Collingwood Magpies, Essendon Bombers, Fremantle Dockers, Gold Coast Suns, Greater Western Sydney Giants

Star Gold Coast forward returns home as Suns and Crows agree trade

Adelaide has their man with Gold Coast forward Izak Rankine joining the club via trade. The Crows parted with pick no.5 in this year’s draft and future third and fourth-round picks in exchange for the small forward, pick 46 and a future fourth-round selection (tied to Fremantle). Rankine has reportedly...

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1 month ago, SEN, Adelaide Crows, Gold Coast Suns

He’s Crow-ing home: Deal for Suns star Izak Rankine done as key trade details revealed

Izak Rankine is coming home.

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1 month ago, Fox Sports, Gold Coast Suns

Jack Bowes left feeling ‘betrayed’ by Suns as trade to Cats looms

The depth of outgoing Sun Jack Bowes’ frustrations towards the club have been revealed in a report by the Herald Sun.

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1 month ago, Fox Sports, Geelong Cats, Gold Coast Suns

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