Hawthorn Hawks

Swans call out ex-Hawks fitness boss over Franklin comments

Former Hawthorn fitness boss Andrew Russell urged Sydney star Lance Franklin to lose some weight to help prolong his career. Russell, who worked with Franklin for nine years at the Hawks, believes the veteran forward’s training program needs modifying after his latest hamstring setback. Speaking on...

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19 hours ago, SEN, Hawthorn Hawks, Sydney Swans

How Kennedy turned Hawks into a powerhouse

Firstly, it's best to close your eyes and listen before coming back and reading this.

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1 day ago, Herald Sun, Hawthorn Hawks

Hawks great John Kennedy named 29th Legend in Australian Football Hall of Fame

“Don’t think, don’t hope, do!”

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1 day ago, Fox Sports, Hawthorn Hawks

Hawthorn star imposes media ban

Hawthorn star Chad Wingard says he will continue to fight to stamp out racism in Australia as he placed a temporary media ban on himself citing “mainstream media” coverage of protests across the US.

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1 day ago, Herald Sun, Hawthorn Hawks

Four burning questions for Hawthorn ahead of the AFL restart

An Alastair Clarkson-coached side is never out of the race and the Hawks made sure to hit the ground running in Round 1 with a commanding win over the Lions. They made last year’s second-place side look second-rate after the first quarter, powering away to a 28-point win. It’s an interesting...

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2 days ago, The Roar, Hawthorn Hawks

Former Hawthorn fitness bosses’ advice to Lance Franklin

The man who was Hawthorn’s fitness boss during Lance Franklin’s entire nine-year stint at the club has urged the star forward to shed weight in order to prolong his career. Franklin suffered a serious hamstring injury at Sydney training last week, with the Swans confirming he faces multiple months on...

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2 days ago, SEN, Hawthorn Hawks, Sydney Swans

When Melbourne and Hawthorn almost became one

With an overwhelming show of strength on the raw and passionate night of September 16, 1996, at the Camberwell Civic Centre, Hawthorn members rejected the proposition of a merger with Melbourne. Don Scott, the fiery former Hawthorn skipper and outspoken leader of the anti-merger forces, ripped a Velcro...

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3 days ago, SEN, Hawthorn Hawks

Hawthorn expected Franklin would break down in 2020

The Hawks made a bold prediction when they let Buddy go in 2013. The post Hawthorn expected Franklin would break down in 2020 appeared first on Zero Hanger.

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4 days ago, Zero Hanger, Hawthorn Hawks, Sydney Swans

Revealed: Hawthorn thought Buddy Franklin would only make it to 2020 when he left them

Hawthorn great Dermott Brereton says his former club expected Lance Franklin wouldn’t play out his entire contract, expecting him to only make it to 2020, when he left them for Sydney.

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5 days ago, Fox Sports, Hawthorn Hawks, Sydney Swans

Bombers, Hawks push for AFLW teams amid financial upheaval

The Hawks have re-affirmed their desire to join the competition as early as next season while the Bombers beleive they can have an AFLW side the season after, in 2022.

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5 days ago, The Age, Essendon Bombers, Hawthorn Hawks

Hawks GM provides injury update on four key players

Hawthorn GM of Football Graham Wright has provided an injury update on four key Hawks heading into the resumption of the season. Star midfielder Jaeger O’Meara remains in doubt to make it to Round 2 after copping a fracture above his eyebrow at training. “Obviously Jaeger the other day had a small...

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5 days ago, SEN, Hawthorn Hawks

Drug accusations the “flash point” for Hawthorn-Essendon rivalry

What ignited the intense rivalry between Hawthorn and Essendon? There are many moments that could have kickstarted the deep hatred which dates back to the late 1970s. Many believe the rivalry turned nasty when Robert Dipierdomenico broke Alan Stoneham’s nose with a flying elbow at Princes Park in 1983. It...

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5 days ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers, Hawthorn Hawks

Hawks star Jaeger O’Meara suffers face fracture

? INJURY NEWS ? The post Hawks star Jaeger O’Meara suffers face fracture appeared first on Zero Hanger.

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6 days ago, Zero Hanger, Hawthorn Hawks

Hawks champion praises “passionate” rival fan base

Sam Mitchell is happy Hawthorn will be playing fierce rivals Geelong at GMHBA Stadium behind closed doors. The Hawks are preparing for their first trip down the highway in 14 years to play the Cats in what is the first Friday night match of the revised 2020 fixture. Mitchell says Geelong will miss playing...

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6 days ago, SEN, Hawthorn Hawks

AFL top 100 Round 2: Geelong versus Hawthorn

Game 2 of Round 2 is not as I predicted (based on the original fixture), which was Geelong versus Gold Coast, but instead Geelong versus Hawthorn. These two teams have turned on some classic matches in the 166 times they have met, with Geelong having a 15-game advantage across the board, but with Hawthorn...

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6 days ago, The Roar, Geelong Cats, Hawthorn Hawks

Blockbuster bonanza as Cats eye off Hawks for round two

The AFL is contemplating a heavyweight round-two match-up between traditional rivals Hawthorn and Geelong to kick-start the season again.

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1 week ago, The Age, Geelong Cats, Hawthorn Hawks

Hawthorn's Ricky Henderson is playing on the edge

Hawthorn's Ricky Henderson has seen his football life flash before his eyes more than once but he knows he can repeat last year's form for many years to come.

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1 week ago, The Age, Hawthorn Hawks

Cautious approach for Hawks

HAWTHORN will take a wary approach to next week’s return to full contact training as the AFL edges closer to its June 11 season restart. AFL players were able to train at their clubs in groups of eight this week but can resume full training from May 25 – giving teams a handful of full-contact sessions...

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1 week ago, K-Rock Football, Hawthorn Hawks

50 Years On – Hawthorn’s Nadir, May 1970

It's a question that has bugged hime for 50 years! What on earth happened to Hawthorn in that 12 months between May 1970 and May 1971?

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1 week ago, The Footy Almanac, Hawthorn Hawks

Hawks great reveals two unforgettable convos that helped him become a coach

Hawthorn assistant coach Sam Mitchell has opened up on two exchanges, one with premiership coach Luke Beveridge and the other with Brisbane Lions coach Chris Fagan, that stick with the premiership captain years after the trio went their separate ways.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Hawthorn Hawks

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