What price a life?
Recent reports of death threats to AFL players over failed wagers calls into question – again – the cosy relationship sporting code administrations have with bookmakers.
COVID's big hit to the AFL
It’s hard to fathom the long-term financial and social impacts that the COVID-19 crisis has wrought on the national AFL competition.
From spit to scrums
Don't spit, change out of your kit at home, and clean match balls. These are just some of the ways sport is changing as COVID-19 restrictions ease.
Handle with care
The nature of Aussie rules means players risk injuries to their hands and wrists serious enough to send them to the emergency department.
Dead legs tell knee tales
New research shows that, rather than single-force events, most ACL injuries are the result of continued-use damage that hasn’t repaired quickly enough.
Exposing online trolls
It's a workplace health and safety issue and the AFL must expose and punish those responsible.
In sport, language matters
We need to have conversations about gendered language and its role in fostering prejudice.
The bumpy road to recovery
A world-first neurological study has found that many athletes are returning to play too soon after suffering concussion.
Above the law?
The recent notorious on-field incident involving AFL players Andrew Gaff and Andrew Brayshaw has exposed inconsistencies in how our legal system treats acts of violence.
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Senior lecturer, Deputy Director of the Castan Centre for Human Rights Law
Professor, Econometrics and Business Statistics
Head of Gambling and Social Determinants
Senior Lecturer, Department of Economics
Associate Professor, School of Nursing and Midwifery
Mark Banaszak Holl
Professor and Head, Department of Chemical Engineering
Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law
Associate Professor, Law Research Services
Associate Professor (Research), Department of Neuroscience
Professor (Research), Central Clinical School