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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Craig Starcevich
The key position player came off the bench in Collingwood's 1990 premiership side and was a solid contributor during the 1990 AFL Grand Final.
The AFL Grand Final is the annual Australian Rules Football match held to determine the Australian Football League premiers for that year.
Following his retirement from AFL football, Starcevich has become one of the most prominent fitness trainers in the AFL, providing his services to the Brisbane Lions and being part of premiership success with his conditioning work.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Craig-Starcevich   (771 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Shane Crawford
Crawford was recruited from Assumption College in Victoria, and selected by the Hawks with the 13th pick in the 1991 AFL National Draft.
The AFL Draft is the annual draft of young talent by Australian rules football teams that participate in the main competition of that sport, the Australian Football League.
He is a self confessed fitness freak and after the 1998 AFL season he rode his bike from Melbourne to Adelaide in the space of 6 days.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Shane-Crawford   (2214 words)

  
 Spartanburg SC | GoUpstate.com | Spartanburg Herald-Journal
The AFL Grand Final is an annual Australian rules football match, traditionally held at the Melbourne Cricket Ground to determine the Australian Football League premiership champions.
AFL members and nominated members of the participating clubs are given first rights to tickets, as are Melbourne Cricket Club members.
This bumper attendance was the result of Geelong's first VFL premiership win, when a huge contingent from Victoria's second city descended on the MCG to watch their team make history.
www.goupstate.com /apps/pbcs.dll/section?category=NEWS&template=wiki&text=AFL_Grand_Final   (4705 words)

  
 Gamer Within - PlayStation 2 - AFL Premiership 2005 - Review - AFL Premiership 2005 - Review
One of the key problems that AFL Premiership 2005 suffers from is the inaccurate execution of the controls within the game.
AFL Premiership 2005 comes complete with some impressive voice acting from well-known people within the AFL, with instantly noticeable and superb commentary by Denis Cometti, which is occasionally supplemented with the regular pointless comment by ex-player Dermott Brereton.
Visually, AFL Premiership 2005 rather poorly depicts the sports, as the graphics could certainly be considerably better.
www.gamerwithin.com /?view=article&article=575   (1221 words)

  
 AFL Premiership Players Club - Official Website
Premiership Players’ Club is an organisation formed in the year 2000 to recognise players and coaches who have achieved the ultimate in V.F.L/A.F.L football.
AFL Premiership Players Club president Jack Collins catches up with champs Alistair Lord and David Dench in the build-up to the highly-anticipated qualifying final between Geelong and the Kangaroos at the MCG this Sunday.
AFL Premiership Players Club president Jack Collins organised what will be a truly special day on a trip to Tasmania several weeks ago.
www.aflpremiershipplayers.com.au   (357 words)

  
 AFL Central - Aussie Rules Football
The AFL has introduced measures such as salary cap constraints and the national draft to ensure an equal competition, and on paper, 2007 shapes as being the most even AFL season in recent memory.
Every AFL club, especially those in a phase of re-building such as the Lions are need their captain to be available for the duration of the home-and-away season, which is why 2002 Brownlow medallist Simon Black is the better choice, at least in the short-term.
AFL Central has recently struck a deal with The ultimate tipping software to help set up an AFL tipping competition for the 2007 premiership season.
www.aflcentral.com.au   (2421 words)

  
 AFL Premiership 2005 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
AFL Premiership 2005 is the 2005 edition of the Australian rules football game for the PlayStation 2.
For example, AFL Live 2004 (Premiership 2005's predecessor) was the #1 selling game in Australia for some time but lacked the graphical detail and presentation that other sporting games like FIFA 2004, NBA Live 2004 or Madden NFL 2004 offered.
Though the game did sell very well following the AFL Grand final, some felt it would have benefited more if the release was delayed until the start of the 2006 season, around March 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/AFL_Premiership_2005   (382 words)

  
 AFL Premiership 2006 for PlayStation 2 Review - PlayStation 2 AFL Premiership 2006 Review
AFL Premiership 2006 is better than last year's game, but not by much, which makes it a disappointment overall.
AFL Premiership 2006 does feature some nice commentary from the likes of Dennis Commeti, Dermott Brereton, and Christie Malthouse, but you will have heard the same phrases over and over again by the time you're a few games through.
Despite its many limitations, AFL Premiership 2006 plays much better than its predecessor and is an easier game to recommend for those who must have an AFL video game in their lives.
www.gamespot.com /ps2/sports/aflpremiership2006/review.html?sid=6159377   (1328 words)

  
 AFL | PerthNow
THE race for the AFL premiership is on in earnest, with six teams still in the hunt.
AN awesome Geelong underlined their short-priced AFL premiership favouritism with a record 23.18 (156) to 8.2 (50) thrashing of the Kangaroos at the MCG.
THREE-time premiership captain and Brownlow medallist Michael Voss is among six former and current AFL footballers being sued over a pub brawl.
www.news.com.au /perthnow/sport/afl   (2538 words)

  
 Unmoved AFL closes door on Smith career : thewest.com.au
Brad Smith’s AFL aspirations are over after the league rejected a second request from West Coast to make him eligible for the mature-age rookie list.
The Eagles had hoped the AFL would allow Smith to have a second chance at the elite level after successive knee reconstructions prevented him from playing any football during his two years on the list.
West Coast were confident the AFL would agree to the request and overlooked Smith with their final selection at last month’s national draft.
www.thewest.com.au /default.aspx?MenuID=12&ContentID=15783   (439 words)

  
 AFL Premiership 2006 Review - PS2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
And second, AFL Premiership 2006 features a fairly comprehensive multi-season mode which allows you to manage nearly all aspects of your chosen team, including modifying player skills, trading players at the end of each season and going through the entire draft process.
AFL Premiership 2006 does feature some nice commentary from the likes of Dennis Commeti, Dermott Brereton and Christie Malthouse, but you'll hear the same phrases over and over again by the time you're a few games through.
But despite its technical limitations, AFL Premiership 2006 plays much better than its predecessor, and is overall a much easier game to recommend for those who must have an AFL videogame in their lives.
www.cnet.com.au /games/ps2/0,239029672,240091621,00.htm   (2606 words)

  
 AFL Premiership 2005 Preview - PlayStation 2 Preview - Australia's PAL Gaming Network
AFL Premiership 2005 was without a publisher for a few months after Acclaim went bust at the end of last year, however Sony have picked up the publishing rights, meaning we are unlikely to see AFL Premiership 2005 anywhere but on the Playstation 2.
AFL Premiership 2005 will support a face mapping feature of the Eyetoy, meaning gamers can insert their face onto the face of a famous AFL player - this time you are able to be in the game.
AFL Premiership 2005 is set for release exclusively (for the time being) on the Playstation 2 on September 8th, 2005.
palgn.com.au /article.php?id=2349   (1127 words)

  
 AFL Premiership 2005 Review - PS2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
AFL Premiership 2005 claims to have real player likenesses, but all of the faces on the game look like they were carved out of potatoes.
The bad news is AFL Premiership 2005's controls, while fairly simple and kept to a few buttons, is for the most part sluggish and unresponsive.
AFL would certainly not be as popular as it is if the players were as retarded as in the game.
www.cnet.com.au /games/ps2/0,239029672,240057282-1,00.htm   (2193 words)

  
 World Footy News - Clash of the Titans in 2004 AFL Premiership Decider
The siren sounded and what followed were jubilant scenes as the Port players celebrated making their first AFL Grand Final (the club only entered the AFL in 1997, but its predeccessor had a long history of success in the SANFL for well over 100 years).
The Lions were not happy to be in town, as AFL rules meant they should have had a home match, but an AFL agreement with the MCG meant one of the two preliminary finals had to be played there.
In other AFL news, St Kilda's Fraser Gehrig was the Coleman Medalist as leading goalkicker in the minor round, with 90, and finished on 103 when St Kilda bowed out of the finals.
www.worldfootynews.com /article.php?story=20040918032521374   (811 words)

  
 Spartanburg SC | GoUpstate.com | Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Between 1897, when the VFL was formed, and the 1980s where the VFL expanded nationally and was eventually renamed in 1990 (to the AFL), it was theoretically just one of the state-based competitions.
In the interest of interpreting the premiership tallies to allow comparison between recently added non-Victorian teams, and long-standing Victorian teams, here is the average number of years it takes for each premiership for each team.
And in 1904, Fitzroy won the premiership, and in 2004 the Brisbane Lions (made from the merger with Fitzroy and The Bears), lost the Grand Final.
www.goupstate.com /apps/pbcs.dll/section?category=NEWS&template=wiki&text=List_of_Australian_Football_League_premiers   (628 words)

  
 Australian Football League - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 2005 the AFL Premiership Season had a total regular season attendance of 6,283,788, and the average attendance of 35,703 was the third highest of any professional sports league in the world.
The AFL evolved from the Victorian domestic competition, and over the past 25 years it has grown into a national competition with teams based in five of the six Australian states although ten of the sixteen clubs are still based in Victoria.
AFL is the dominant league in television, print and radio news in Victoria, South Australia, Western Australia, Northern Territory and Tasmania.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Australian_Football_League   (6087 words)

  
 Xbox.com | Product Detail - AFL Live Premiership Edition
AFL® Live Premiership Edition is sure to leave AFL® fans, gamers and enthusiasts more than satisfied.
Fully licensed by the AFL, this is the game that allows you to live every bone crunching tackle, every freak goal and every huge grab in front of a packed, screaming grandstand.
The 3rd release in the AFL series maintains a stronger, look, feel and presence.
www.xbox.com /en-AU/games/splash/a/afllivepremiershipedition   (75 words)

  
 News
AFL Canberra's premiership cup has headed to Sydney for the second year in a row after the Sydney Swans reserves beat Belconnen by 33 points at Manuka Oval yesterday.
Eastlake's AFL Canberra premiership dream is alive after handing Ainslie a 60-point thrashing in a semi-final at Manuka Oval yesterday.
The Rising Star nomination for Round 17 of the 2006 AFL Canberra 1st Grade Competition is Damian Miller from the Weston Creek Lions football club.
www.aflcanberra.com.au /?s=news   (569 words)

  
 Gamer Within - Xbox - AFL Premiership - News - AFL Premiership to Xbox and PC - News
THQ has today announced that they have secured the publishing rights to AFL Premiership, which will be released on the Xbox and PC.
AFL Premiership is based on the popular Australian-based sport, Aussie Rules.
AFL is one of Australia’s most treasured pastimes, and THQ is very proud to be playing a part in it,” said Martin Good, Vice President of Asia Pacific Publishing, THQ.
www.gamerwithin.com /?view=article&article=935&game=1396&cat=3   (368 words)

  
 AFL Premiership 2006 Preview - PlayStation 2 Preview - Australia's PAL Gaming Network
This probably means an AFL title for the PlayStation 3 and the PSP next year, but in the meantime there is AFL Premiership 2006 to focus on.
AFL Premiership 2006 is once again supported by the Eyetoy so you can scan your own picture in the game and become a player on field.
From what we've heard their Gaelic title is quite impressive, so here's hoping they can deliver on AFL Premiership 2006 or we'll be waiting another year for the successor.
www.palgn.com.au /article.php?id=4706&guid=1149285958   (841 words)

  
 AFL Premiership 2006 (video game) Information
For the actual AFL Premiership in 2006, see 2006 AFL season.
AFL Premiership 2006 is an upcoming sports simulation game for the Playstation 2 based on the Australian Football League.
The game is a follow-up to AFL Live 2004 and AFL Premiership 2005.
www.bookrags.com /AFL_Premiership_2006   (114 words)

  
 AFL by Season - Questions, Answers, Fun Facts, Information
Scott Burns was never reported, and Johnathon Brown got back up to help Brisbane to their third premiership in a row.
David Neitz had a great year for the Demons, kicking a lot of goals in some matches but his team lost to Adelaide in the Qualifying Final by 12 points and were eliminated.
Which champion AFL goalkicker holds the record for the longest sequence of games in which he scored at least one goal, and how many games was it?
www.funtrivia.com /en/Sports/AFL-by-Season-6028.html   (1363 words)

  
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AFL Live 2004 will provide video game players with the closest possible experience to actually running out alongside your AFL heroes.
From bone crunching tackles, to freak goals, huge grabs and high marks, AFL Live 2004 will have your heart pounding as you play in front of packed grandstands in the quest for Premiership glory.
AFL Live 2004 is a fully licensed product of the AFL and includes all players, all clubs and all guernseys for the AFL teams.
www.play.com /Games/PlayStation2/4-/136085/-/Product.html   (152 words)

  
 AFL Premiership 2006 (video game) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
AFL Premiership 2006 is a sports simulation game for the Playstation 2 based on the Australian Football League.
The game was developed by Australian games company IR Gurus and will feature all sixteen teams playing in the 2006 AFL season.
The game is a follow-up to AFL Live 2004 and AFL Premiership 2005.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/AFL_Premiership_2006_(video_game)   (156 words)

  
 adidas athletes
One of the most recognised footballers in the game, he is also one of the most damaging to the opposition.
Andy’s fearlessness, speed and skill are features of his game admired by AFL fans across the nation - many of whom enjoy watching Andy play regardless of team loyalties.
It was in this year that the Crows won their first AFL Premiership.
www.adidas.com /athlete/Andrew_McLeod.asp   (540 words)

  
 AFL Premiership 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
As a typical AFL season rolls on, it’s interesting to watch supporters of certain clubs come out of their shells as their team bounces up the ladder – while others slink quietly into the shadows, watching their beloved side bomb out.
AFL Premiership 2006 also has a mission mode where you can relive your team’s greatest moments.
All in all, AFL Premiership 2006 promises to be a much-improved experience and one that footy fans will be playing all the way through September!
www.blockbuster.com.au /AFL_Premiership_2006.htm   (269 words)

  
 AFL premiership lures injured Darcy - Breaking News - Sport - Breaking News
The lure of an AFL premiership will make Western Bulldogs captain Luke Darcy put himself through another knee reconstruction and the tedious rehabilitation that follows.
The 30-year-old was upbeat on Thursday morning, 24 hours after his 2006 season was ruined in an innocuous marking drill at training.
"If I came back and we won one (a premiership), I think that would be it, you'd give it away after that," Darcy said.
www.smh.com.au /news/Sport/AFL-premiership-lures-injured-Darcy/2005/12/22/1135032127871.html   (592 words)

  
 Buy AFL Premiership 2005 for PC online at Games Warehouse Australia buy Computer PC Games and Video Games, PS2, Xbox, ...
AFL Premiership 2005 will have vastly more game play than ever before, many new features based on IR Gurus brand new "game engine" that will inject even more realism into your game experience, designed to keep you enthralled to the final whistle.
AFL Premiership 2005 is the official game of the AFL featuring all the teams, players, venues and competitions of the 2005 season.
All 16 teams in the AFL season, 692 official AFL players and all 8 main premiership stadiums appear in AFL Premiership 2005
www.gameswarehouse.com.au /longpage.asp?gameid=11526   (346 words)

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