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Gallery: Academies Curtain Raiser, February 2

The Crows Academies Girls Squads played as the AFLW Curtain Raiser Game before the 2019 Rd 1 Adelaide Crows v Western Bulldogs game.

It was Team Randall (Blue guernseys) v Team Phillips (White guernseys) – and guess what, after 4 x quarters in 37 degrees heat – it was a draw.

Fantasy defenders

Since the beginning of time, defenders have been the lowest scoring position in AFL Fantasy. From the players available this year, only 18 players averaged over 80 last season.

Pre-season in a nutshell

Pre-season in a nutshell

A freak knee injury to All Australian defender Daniel Talia – sustained rolling over in bed - has been the blip on an otherwise perfect pre-season for the Crows.

AFLW: Crows storm home

Adelaide has stormed home against Carlton to secure its first victory of the 2019 AFLW season with a 13-point win at Ikon Park on Sunday afternoon.

AFLW: Randall out of final team

Crows co-captain Chelsea Randall is a late withdrawal from Adelaide’s side set to face Carlton on Sunday afternoon at Ikon Park.

Midfielder Sophie Li will replace Randall and play against her former side.

Toyota extends partnership

One of Australian sport’s most enduring partnerships will enter its fourth decade with Toyota Australia extending its major sponsorship of the Adelaide Football Club.

Toyota Australia has been with the Crows since their inception and this latest major partnership agreement runs until the end of 2023.

BCD: Former UFC champ visits

It’s not every day a former UFC champion stops by to watch training.

But, on Tuesday morning, Polish mixed martial artist Joanna Jędrzejczyk was on the sidelines at West Lakes with a footy in hand.

AFLX game changer

A nominated player will have the power to kick a 20-point supergoal and potentially win his side the game in the dying stages of a match in this year's AFLX tournament.

AFLW: Foley’s ruck efficiency

Ebony Marinoff’s 24 disposals and 11 tackles against the Western Bulldogs on Saturday night has seen the ball magnet top the opening round’s Champion Data rankings following the Crows’ one-point loss at Norwood Oval.

Fyfe strife: Top Docker ‘sends scare through camp’

FREMANTLE superstar Nat Fyfe says he has avoided serious damage to his troublesome elbow after being forced from the training track at Cockburn on Monday.

The Dockers were concerned for their skipper after he was tackled and landed heavily on his right arm, which has been bandaged in recent weeks to protect an inflamed bursa.