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An invite to the future

PODCAST: We look at who made it on the Combine invitation list

5:46pm  Jul 26, 2016

Blue's season in doubt

Knee injury to sideline Carlton forward for up to six weeks

5:37pm  Jul 26, 2016

Hodge hammy tweak no concern for Hawks

Skipper set to face Blues after overcoming hamstring worries

5:31pm  Jul 26, 2016

Meet next year's Rising Stars at the NAB AFL Draft Hub

2016 nominees

1 MELB Clayton Oliver
2 ESS Darcy Parish
3 CARL Jacob Weitering
4 WB Caleb Daniel
5 SYD Tom Papley
6 STK Blake Acres
7 MELB James Harmes
8 GWS Jacob Hopper
9 MELB Christian Petracca
10 PORT Darcy Byrne-Jones
11 FRE Connor Blakely
12 FRE Lachie Weller
13 HAW James Sicily
14 STK Jade Gresham
15 GC Peter Wright
16 SYD Callum Mills
17 ESS Orazio Fantasia
18 NM Ryan Clarke

Latest Rising Star news

Finals footy driving Rising Star nominee

Young mid rewarded with Rising Star nod after standout performance

8:00pm  Jul 25, 2016

Adversity creates opportunity for rising Don

Young Don's move up forward rewarded with Rising Star nod

8:00pm  Jul 18, 2016

Swans' academy investment in Mills pays off

Swans defender earns Rising Star nod for fine game against Cats

8:00pm  Jul 11, 2016

'Two-metre Peter' has got the Wright stuff

Gold Coast forward Peter Wright earns NAB AFL Rising Star nod

8:00pm  Jul 4, 2016

Saints hero picks up Rising Star nomination

St Kilda youngster eyeing more highlights after amazing goal

8:00pm  Jun 27, 2016

Match-winning Hawk nabs Rising Star nom

Hawthorn's match-winner against North wins Rising Star nomination

8:00pm  Jun 20, 2016

Rising Star sees a bright future for Dockers

Latest Rising Star nominee says things look good for young Dockers

4:00pm  Jun 14, 2016

Fyfe advice inspires Rising Star nominee

Freo youngster gets Rising Star nod, credits Brownlow medallist's advice

8:00pm  Jun 6, 2016

Hinkley gets his wish for Port Rising Star

Byrne-Jones' Rising Star nomination for 'the best first games you'll see'

8:00pm  May 30, 2016

Petracca is third Rising Star nod for Dees

Young midfielder becomes third Demon to receive rising Star nod

8:00pm  May 23, 2016

2015 NAB AFL Rising Star

Jesse Hogan MELB 49
Patrick Cripps CARL 41
Dom Sheed WCE 27
Isaac Heeney SYD 12
Angus Brayshaw MELB 8
Touk Miller GC 6
Adam Saad GC 3
Jake Lever ADEL 2
Jordan De Goey COLL 1
Jackson Thurlow GEEL 1