AFL Riverina backs down on plans to dump Riverina League and Farrer League identities

By Peter Doherty
Updated April 7 2022 - 8:45am, first published 8:30am
LONG LIVE THE FARRER LEAGUE: East Wagga-Kooringal's Wilson Thomas and Marrar's Liam James doing battle in the opening round of this year's Farrer League. AFL Riverina have confirmed it won't be the last year in the league's proud history. Picture: Les Smith

AFL Riverina have bowed to history, tradition and a wave of public sentiment, agreeing to reinstate the Riverina League and Farrer League competition names for next year.



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