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Post-match: Lions

11:32pm  Apr 17, 2014


Reinventing Buddy

How Franklin has evolved and why the Swans need him to evolve again

8:06am  Apr 18, 2014

Brown stands up, but where's his help?

Milestone man found little support in a stellar performance in game 250

11:59pm  Apr 17, 2014

Talking points: Jumper names' small issue

TALKING POINTS: Jonathan Brown winds back the clock

11:04pm  Apr 17, 2014

NAB AFL Rising Star

NAB AFL Rising Stars Program

NAB AFL Rising Star

Father-son Roo earns Rising Star nod

Luke McDonald's defensive efforts leads to AFL Rising Star Nomination

7:27pm  Apr 14, 2014

Kelly caps off Giants' Rising Star dozen

Josh Kelly becomes GWS' 12th Rising Star nominee in three seasons

7:30pm  Apr 7, 2014

Son of a gun Dylan Buckley a Rising Star

Tenacious Blue Dylan Buckley earns Rising Star nod after strong start

7:30pm  Mar 31, 2014

Dunstan breaks Saints' Rising Star drought

Luke Dunstan is Saints' first Rising Star nominee since mid-2012

7:15pm  Mar 24, 2014

2014 NAB AFL Rising Stars program launched

Pathway program again set to inspire young footballers to become AFL stars

8:44am  Mar 13, 2014

O'Meara's rise to benefit Martin: McKenna

Jack Martin to benefit from Jaeger O'Meara's rise, says Guy McKenna

8:03pm  Sep 4, 2013

Gold Coast midfielder named Rising Star

Gold Coast favourite wins Ron Evans Medal as best young player

2:41pm  Sep 4, 2013

Five on the rise previews the 2013 Rising Star awards and looks at some of the likely winners

10:39am  Sep 4, 2013

Brown on the rise

Adelaide defender Luke Brown wins final Rising Star nomination

8:44am  Sep 2, 2013

Collingwood's 'different cat' rising fast

Exciting Magpie Brodie Grundy is the round 22 Rising Star nominee

7:00am  Aug 27, 2013

Demon dynamo

Jack Viney's toughness and tenacity rewarded with a rising star nomination

8:00am  Aug 20, 2013

Smooth transition

Rising Star nominee Rory Laird's goal for the year was just to get a game

9:00am  Aug 13, 2013

Rookie to rising star

A year ago, Giant Zac Williams was starring in a country footy flag

8:00am  Aug 6, 2013

Magpie Williams steps forward down back

Magpie Marley Williams is the round 18 NAB AFL Rising Star nominee

7:30am  Jul 30, 2013

Riewoldt's journey inspires rising Giant

There's a little bit of Nick Riewoldt in rising star nominee Adam Tomlinson

7:30am  Jul 23, 2013

2014 nominees

1 STK Luke Dunstan
2 CARL Dylan Buckley
3 GWS Josh Kelly
4 NMFC Luke McDonald



Previous winners

Year Player Club Votes Recruited from
2013 Jaeger O'Meara GC 44 Perth (WA)
2012 Daniel Talia ADEL 43 Calder Cannons (VIC)
2011 Dyson Heppell ESS 44 Gippsland Power (VIC)
2010 Daniel Hannebery SYD 45 Kew (VIC)
2009 Daniel Rich BL 45 Subiaco (WA)
2008 Rhys Palmer FRE 44 East Fremantle (WA)
2007 Joel Selwood GEEL 44 Bendigo U18
2006 Danyle Pearce PORT 43 Sturt (SA)
2005 Brett Deledio RICH 43 Kyabram/ Murray U18
2004 Jared Rivers MELB 45 North Adelaide (SA)
2003 Sam Mitchell HAW 33 Mooroolbark/ Eastern U18
2002 Nick Riewoldt STK 34 Southport (Qld)
2001 Justin Koschitzke STK 31 Albury (NSW)/ Murray U18
2000 Paul Hasleby FRE 33 East Fremantle (WA)
1999 Adam Goodes SYD 33 Horsham/ North Ballarat U18
1998 Byron Pickett NMFC 30 Port Adelaide (SANFL)
1997 Michael Wilson PORT 27 Port Adelaide (SANFL)
1996 Ben Cousins WCE  - East Fremantle (WA)
1995 Nick Holland HAW  - North Adelaide (SA)
1994 Chris Scott BL  - Eastern U18
1993 Nathan Buckley BL  - Port Adelaide (SANFL)