An interesting opening weekend of AFL Posted on 7 Apr 22:10 , 0 comments

Thanks to the Cricket World Cup the AFL season got underway a little bit later this year.

The wait certainly felt like it was worth it.

In a crafty piece of scheduling the AFL sought to match teams off evenly based on their ladder positions last year.

So Fremantle and Port Adelaide matched up in a blockbuster showdown in Perth. This was a last man standing game with the defensive pressure of Freo up against the running power of Port.  Freo grabbed the honours on the night but I think both sides walked away with a lot to like.

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