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Bright Start for GIANTS in AFLW Practice Match

The GIANTS have begun their final preparations for the 2018 NAB AFL Women’s competition in the best possible fashion with a comprehensive 50-point win over the Brisbane Lions in a practice match on Saturday morning.

1:31pm  Jan 20, 2018

Williams Sidelined with Achilles Injury

GIANTS defender Zac Williams has suffered a ruptured achilles that will see the 23-year old sidelined for an extended period of the 2018 season.

5:14pm  Jan 19, 2018

Former GIANT Carey reaches his peak

Alex Carey has become the latest former GIANT to reach the top of his chosen field, being named to play cricket for Australia in today’s One Day International against England at the GABBA.

1:03pm  Jan 19, 2018

Player Profiles

Josh Kelly

Josh Kelly

Height:
184cm
Weight:
82kg
Recruited from:
East Brighton (Vic)/Sandringham U18
Debut:
2014
Games:
84
Goals:
53

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Former Sydney Swans and Brisbane Lions player Amon Buchanan was appointed a Development Coach at the GIANTS at the end of 2013.

He has since moved into the role of a line coach, initially taking responsibility for the forwards group before taking charge of stoppages for the 2018 season onwards.

Buchanan played 134 AFL games over 11 years, including the 2005 premiership. 

He worked with the Sydney Swans Academy and as a playing-assistant coach for the Sydney Hills Eagles in the NEAFL. Buchanan was also an assistant coach for the NSW/ACT Rams in the 2013 NAB AFL Under-16 and Under-18 National Championships. 

On top of his roles with junior footballers, Buchanan held part time positions with NRL clubs Parramatta Eels and Sydney Roosters as a catching coach.