President Eddie McGuire has been appointed CEO of Channel Nine. He will have to give up as host on several TV shows, but has said he will remain as president of the club, despite having to live in Sydney.
Sean Rusling injures his shoulder on the Community Camp in Northern Sydney. He is expected to miss around 2 months of action.
Collingwood wins first game of the NAB Cup against St Kilda in fine style, winning in extra time. Fraser Gehrig missed a shot on goal after the siren to draw the match, therefore, as a knockout competition winner was decided in extra time.