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The Australian Football League is set to continue its push into the Chinese market with the opening of an office in Shanghai in June

The AFL Aussie rules football league has partnered with video game developer Riot Games to launch a new esports tournament in the city of Melbourne later this year.

The Australian Football League (AFL) Aussie rules competition and Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) have announced that their International Rules Series will return next year, with Australia to host Ireland in a two-Test series.

Port Adelaide has claimed a piece of history for the Australian Football League (AFL) with the announcement that it will stage a Premiership game against the Gold Coast Suns in Shanghai, China next year.

The Australian Football League (AFL) Aussie rules football competition has trialled a new seven-a-side version of the game in an effort to raise the sport’s international appeal.

Clubs in the AFL Aussie rules competition have expressed their frustration at the lack of transparency associated with the league’s revenue tax.

AFL Aussie rules football team Port Adelaide Power and National Rugby League outfit Penrith Panthers have teamed up under an informal collaboration to improve both franchises’ off-field operations.

The Australian Football League (AFL) Aussie rules competition has recorded revenues of A$458m ($313/$356) last year - an increase of A$12m on the previous 12 months.

The Australian Football League (AFL) is keen to expand its International Rules venture with the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) to New York, with a trial game potentially taking place in the US city later this year.

The Australian Football League (AFL) has said it is considering expanding its International Rules series venture with the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) into the US.

The Australian Football League (AFL) is to scrap Sunday night matches due to low attendances at the Aussie rules games, according to chief executive Gillon McLachlan.

Gillon McLachlan has been named as the new chief executive of the Australian Football League (AFL), the governing body of Aussie rules.

The Australian Football League generated record revenue of Aus$446m (€291m/$400m) and more than doubled its net profit in 2013, according to the top Aussie rules competition’s annual report.

Andrew Demetriou announced this (Monday) morning that he will stand down as chief executive of the Australian Football League, the top Aussie rules competition, at the end of the 2014 season.

Ticket marketplace viagogo has agreed a three-year deal to become the official ticket marketplace of Australian Football League (AFL) clubs Collingwood and Richmond.

Australian Football League (AFL) coaches Kevin Sheedy and Alastair Clarkson have joined the list of speakers at this year’s Leaders in Performance event.

English Premier League (EPL) club Manchester City is reportedly considering buying Australian football side Western Sydney Wanderers.

Australian Football League (AFL) financially-struggling side Melbourne Football Club has appointed Glen Bartlett as its new president.

Australian Football League (AFL) team The Brisbane Lions have revealed a new elite training and administration facility has been approved by the government.

Australia’s 2015 Asian Cup local organising committee (LOC) has joined forces with A-League football clubs to host Korean-themed events at matches in 2013-14 in a bid to promote the tournament.

Australian government has passed a new anti-doping bill that is expected to become law within a months’ time.

The Australian Football League (AFL) has announced it will trial ball-tracking technology in the coming weeks, with a look to introduce a system from the 2014 season.

Australian Football League chief Andrew Demetriou has hit back at comments made by former Melbourne player David Schwarz who said the league was “getting drunk” on gambling revenue.