Port Adelaide arrived in Ballarat on Friday afternoon and within minutes of stepping onto Mars Stadium got a taste of the Ballarat conditions.
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Daniel Short Former North Ballarat Rebel Jake Neade has retained his spot in Port Adelaide’s best 22 as he returns to Ballarat.
Daniel Short Western Bulldogs premiership player Tory Dickson said the group is looking forward to setting foot onto Mars Stadium on Saturday, a venue he hopes the club can turn into a “fortress” in the coming years.
Daniel Short Western Bulldogs captain and decorated figure Bob Murphy will begin his farewell tour in Ballarat after announcing his retirement on Tuesday.
Daniel Short Western Bulldogs premiership player Shane Biggs is excited to come to Ballarat for the first-ever AFL fixture at MARS Stadium.
Andrew Stafford The Bulldogs were harder, smarter and had much more to play for.
Warwick Green It was only in the final term that Essendon managed to crack the nut open.
Daniel Cherny They held their nerve for the best part of 20 agonising goalless minutes.
Brad Elborough Hawthorn helped coach Alastair Clarkson celebrate his record 300th game at the club with a 52-point win over the Dockers.