James Hird requires medical clearance to coach game

JAMES Hird has shown signs of more improvement after his bicycle accident earlier this week, but requires a medical clearance to coach in tomorrow night's match against North Melbourne.

Hird was back at Essendon training yesterday, but returned home for more rest as he recovers from concussion sustained when he fell off his bike riding home from training on Monday night.

Club doctor Bruce Reid said Hird was more likely than not to get the clearance.

"His X-Rays and scans are normal, but he had a significant concussion so we'll just see how he comes up," Dr Reid said.



Marching against sexual violence

Marching against sexual violence

Women (and friends) ready to reclaim night.

Fraser acts on ramp, slipway

premium_icon Fraser acts on ramp, slipway

COULD there be a better time to talk about the boat ramp?

You’re never too young to be heart smart

You’re never too young to be heart smart

KEEPING your heart healthy at any age is easy if you know how.

Local Partners