Zach Merrett continues to progress toward regaining full fitness ahead of the 2019 H&A season, he has been back in training for over a week now after injuring his ankle in mid-January. Zach Merrett (at training today) showed no signs of an ankle sprain sustained 5 weeks ago – @cleary_mitch.
Ikon Park was centre stage for Carlton & Hawthorn today, the noise surrounding Sam Walsh is real after an outstanding performance albeit in a practice match. Michael Gibbons has been all the rage as a bottom priced rookie, he attended a good number of centre bounces today. Game Notes: Carlton
Confirmation today that Dan Hannebery is dealing with a hamstring issue, the Saints are adamant that there is no tear and he remains on a running/boxing program. Hannebery averaged 62.4pts in AFL Fantasy & 60.1pts in SuperCoach in 2018. Injury Update: Dan Hannebery Sydney Stack has been signed by Richmond
It will almost be a month of full training missed by Zach Merrett based on his expected return date, his pre-season was interrupted on January 18 after rolling his ankle at training. Fantasy News Today: 5 February, 2019 Merrett spent nearly 2 weeks in a moonboot and began walking laps
The commentary from Carlton players on Sam Walsh has been all positive so far this pre-season, Kade Simpson was the latest to provide a brief update on Monday. “He’s been really impressive on the track. I think he will slot very nicely into our midfield.” Kade Simpson on Sam Walsh