MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 25: Sherrin footballs are placed to be collected by Kangaroos players during a North Melbourne Kangaroos training session at the Arden Street Ground on March 25, 2010 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Mark Dadswell/Getty Images)

AFL release Round 23 fixture

The AFL has finalised the Round 23 floating fixture.

The league has opted to stick with the traditional fixture of one Friday night game, five Saturday games and three games on Sunday.

Friday August 26

Adelaide Crows v West Coast at Adelaide Oval, 7.40pm

Saturday August 27

Geelong Cats v Melbourne at Simonds Stadium, 1.45pm

Essendon v Carlton at the MCG, 2.10pm

Sydney Swans v Richmond at the SCG, 4.35pm

North Melbourne v GWS Giants at Etihad Stadium, 7.25pm

Gold Coast Suns v Port Adelaide at Metricon Stadium, 7.25pm

Sunday August 28

St Kilda v Brisbane Lions at Etihad Stadium, 1.10pm

Fremantle v Western Bulldogs at Domain Stadium, 2.40pm

Hawthorn v Collingwood at the MCG, 3.20pm