Western Bulldogs

“The world’s his oyster”: Why Bontempelli is excited about Dogs draftee Sanders

Western Bulldogs captain Marcus Bontempelli is excited about what No.6 draft pick Ryley Sanders can produce in his first AFL season. Sanders presents as a ready-made midfielder at the AFL level, and he shone in Saturday’s Community Series win over Hawthorn in Launceston, helping himself to 30 disposals...

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12 hours ago, SEN, Western Bulldogs

AFL 2024 predicted ladder part one: Bulldogs could win the flag… or get the spoon | Jonathan Horn

With young squads, new coaches, pre-season injuries or plain bad luck, these are the eight AFL teams we reckon will struggle most“Higher floor, lower ceiling” is my sense heading into 2024, but it’s a particularly difficult AFL season to assess. I reckon all but the bottom three listed teams could challenge...

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1 day ago, The Guardian, Western Bulldogs

Hawks v Dogs – Live Call Podcast

Hawks v Dogs – Live Call Podcast

1st QUARTER 2nd QUARTER 3rd QUARTER 4th QUARTER Find the podcast Apple Podcasts Spotify Google Podcasts OMNY AFL.com.au

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2 days ago, Dreamteam Talk, Fantasy, Hawthorn Hawks, Western Bulldogs

“He’s done everything right”: Blue-chip Bulldog seen as Round 1 lock after stellar homecoming

The first-round draftee shone in his Apple Isle homecoming on Saturday evening.

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2 days ago, Zero Hanger, Carlton Blues, Western Bulldogs

Crows v Eagles, Hawks v Dogs – Community Series with Warnie

Crows v Eagles, Hawks v Dogs – Community Series with Warnie

Join Warnie for a quick hit of AFL Fantasy news out of Adelaide v West Coast from Richmond Oval and Hawthorn v Western Bulldogs from UTAS Stadium in the AAMI Community Series on Saturday 2 March 2024. Including: Harley Reid back on field. What did the midfield look like for the Crows. Ryley Sanders‘...

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2 days ago, Dreamteam Talk, Fantasy, Adelaide Crows, Hawthorn Hawks, Western Bulldogs

‘All the hype is real’: Praise heaped on young pup, as Bulldogs thump Hawthorn

Star Western Bulldogs’ youngster Ryley Sanders appears to have locked in a round-one senior debut, coming as Jack Ginnivan was in excellent touch for the Hawks in their community cup clash in Launceston on Saturday night.

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2 days ago, The Age, Hawthorn Hawks, Western Bulldogs

Hawks ‘take no risks’ for final summer clash as Dogs duo urged to ‘take the reins’: LIVE AFL

Hawthorn’s newest recruit Ethan Phillips will be given the chance to secure a fairytale round 1 debut when he takes on the Western Bulldogs’ star tall forwards in Launceston on Saturday.

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3 days ago, Fox Sports, Hawthorn Hawks, Western Bulldogs

2024 AFL Preview: Western Bulldogs

Is 2024 a do-or-die year for the Dogs?

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5 days ago, Zero Hanger, Western Bulldogs

“The largest scope to improve”: Dogs’ ‘seamless’ pre-season, Beveridge’s newfound freedom set to aid crucial 2024 campaign

Western Bulldogs skipper Marcus Bontempelli discussed recent criticism of the club, a change for his coach and the 'big difference' to this pre-season.

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1 week ago, Zero Hanger, Western Bulldogs

“Absolutely special”: Will Darcy's emergence make Dogs rethink English contract call?

Young Western Bulldogs tall Sam Darcy looks set to go to a new level in 2024 if his performance in the practice match against Hawthorn last Friday was anything to go off. The 20-year-old split his time between the ruck and forward line and kicked three goals. Having started his career at either end...

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1 week ago, SEN, Western Bulldogs

The top 10 Western Bulldogs players of the 21st century

Are these the ten best Bulldogs to have played this century?

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1 week ago, Zero Hanger, Western Bulldogs

Bulldogs draftee Sanders looks for Rd 1 spot

AFL: Western Bulldog Riley Sanders looks to have impressed enough to perhaps nab a round one spot after an strong pre season showing.

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1 week ago, Herald Sun, Western Bulldogs

Sanders stars as Pick N Mix Dogs swarm new-look Hawks

It took less than 10 seconds of Ryley Sanders’ first match simulation against an opposition team to not only put the last down payment on a round 1 slot against Melbourne, but to also have him on the AFL Rising Star watchlist.

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1 week ago, Herald Sun, Hawthorn Hawks, Western Bulldogs

Live AFL pre-season 2024 Western Bulldogs vs Hawthorn Hawks live updates, score, stats, how to watch, stream, match simulation, news

The Western Bulldogs and Hawthorn get their first chance to test their prospects against real opposition when they collide in the first match simulation contest on Friday from Whitten Oval.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Hawthorn Hawks, Western Bulldogs

AFL news 2024: Western Bulldogs season preview, predicted ladder finish, Round 1 team, strengths and weaknesses

External expectations are wide-ranging for the Western Bulldogs entering 2024, following a bitterly disappointing end to last season.

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1 week ago, Fox Sports, Western Bulldogs

The Roar’s AFL top 50 players, 20-11: Big Max or Bulldogs giant – who is the AFL’s best ruckman?

The Roar’s AFL top 50 players, 20-11: Big Max or Bulldogs giant – who is the AFL’s best ruckman?

The 2024 AFL season is here! Not officially – no, the first bounce of the season proper isn’t for another few weeks, but The Roar’s annual countdown of the league’s top 50 players has arrived. If you’re new here, it’s all very simple. Five Roar AFL experts – Liam Salter, Tim Miller,...

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1 week ago, The Roar, Western Bulldogs

Cash Cow analysis, Ryley Sanders talks Dogs – Ep. 662

The rookies dictate your AFL Fantasy Classic team structure. Roy, Calvin and Warnie discuss the key options from each position as they gear up watching some of these practice matches. Ryley Sanders from the Western Bulldogs chats about his pre-season and has some information on the Dogs and other draftees. Click...

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2 weeks ago, Dreamteam Talk, Fantasy, Western Bulldogs

’Really anxious’: Dogs confirm rumoured behind-the-scenes feud but deny it’ll hurt 2024

Tensions in the Western Bulldogs football department were real and had to be dealt with but have also abated since last year according to club boss Ameet Bains.

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2 weeks ago, Fox Sports, Western Bulldogs

’Really anxious’: Coach tension was real at Bulldogs

Tensions in the Western Bulldogs football department were real and had to be dealt with but have also abated since last year according to club boss Ameet Bains.

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2 weeks ago, Herald Sun, Western Bulldogs

Bulldogs admit to tension between senior footy department figures

The Western Bulldogs have admitted tension had existed between their coach and head of footy, but state any suggestion of a blowup is “grossly exaggerated”. That’s the word from CEO Ameet Bains on SEN’s Whateley, who was asked about the relationship between Luke Beveridge and Chris Grant. Beveridge,...

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2 weeks ago, SEN, Western Bulldogs

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