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Playing for Keeps

From the grandstands and the locker rooms to the red carpets and the bedrooms, this addictive new series dives into the salacious world of Aussie Rules football, unearthing secrets, lies and scandals along the way.

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From the grandstands and the locker rooms to the red carpets and the bedrooms, this addictive new series dives into the salacious world of Aussie Rules football, unearthing secrets, lies and scandals along the way.

TV Show Information

Year of Release: 2018
Country: au
Last Updated: Friday 14 June, 2019
Minutes per Episode: 45
Genre: drama
Rating: 8,7/10
Season(s): 1
Network: Network Ten
TV Show Status: returning series
Releasing Episodes: Wednesday on 20:45
Likes: 3

Episode Overview

Season: 1
Episode: 1 - Episode 1
Released: 19 September 2018
Description: To be a footballer's wife, it takes serious balls. This addictive series dives into the salacious world of Aussie Rules Football, unearthing secrets, lies, scandals and - murder?
Episode: 2 - Episode 2
Released: 26 September 2018
Description: Following a devastating tragedy, the Southern Jets players and their families try to wrap their heads around the unspeakable events that happened.
Episode: 3 - Episode 3
Released: 03 October 2018
Description: Rusty breaks up with his girlfriend Karlie, who gets drunk and tells Paige that Rusty and Jessie were having an affair. Karlie posts about the break up on social media, prompting Kath to ask Paige to speak with her. Paige is later blamed when someone talks to the press about Jessie and Rusty's suspected affair. Maddy learns Jessie is pregnant, while Tahlia clashes with Connor's mother, Diane. Kath ends her affair with her escort, and she later has sex with Connor. Rusty is called to speak at the inquest into Jack's death. He tells the coroner that he and Jack had an argument, before Jack fell out of the kayak. Rusty lies that no one else was there.
Episode: 4 - Episode 4
Released: 10 October 2018
Description: After Lauren tells Brian that Rusty knows about their relationship, he ends it and decides to close his and Kath's open marriage. But Kath has sex with Connor again. Jessie learns that Karlie told the press about her supposed affair with Rusty, leading to the women coming together to apologise to Paige, who invites them and Lauren for a girls night out. Meanwhile, Rusty and Travis have a fight in the changing room, and Jack's death is ruled an accident. Travis later reveals to Maddy that he gave Jack Xanex, which he took before he died. Jessie meets with her boyfriend Nate, while Rusty contacts journalist Neil Murray to inform him that he is not having an affair with Jessie because he is gay.
Episode: 5 - Episode 5
Released: 17 October 2018
Description: Tahlia encourages Paige to make some extra money by setting up a social media brand. Paige is later fired for filming one of her students without permission at a bar the previous night, while Connor refuses to take part in the shoot for Tahlia's new men's fragrance. Nate asks Jessie to move to Queensland to be with him. Brian and Connor express their support for Rusty at a press conference, but Andrew makes an insensitive joke and later tells Rusty that he would not be playing if it was up to him. Meanwhile, Paige makes a supportive social media post which goes viral, but it leads to a fight with Daniel. Maddy and Travis lose their nanny, after she tells them she has fallen in love.
Episode: 6 - Episode 6
Released: 24 October 2018
Description: Paige cannot find work, so her colleague Brody offers to speak to their boss on her behalf. Paige also meets up with one of her social media followers, who she thinks is trolling her, which leads to an argument with Daniel about their careers. Tahlia plans an elaborate engagement party and Connor tells her about his affair with Kath. Tahlia forces him to marry her during the party, and she ends her friendship with Kath. Meanwhile, Maddy and Travis struggle to find time to have sex, and they lose another nanny after he walks in on Travis masturbating. A paparazzo threatens to reveal Jessie's pregnancy to the press. Jessie invites Nate to the engagement party, but he is not ready to make their relationship public, so she goes alone. Rusty admits to Kath that he and Jack were in love.
Episode: 7 - Episode 7
Released: 31 October 2018
Description: Tahlia and Connor attend counselling, but later realise their relationship is over. Andrew plans to start a foundation in Jack's name to benefit Jessie and the baby. He also employs Maddy in his divorce, and the women soon learn that he is dating Karlie. Travis passes a fitness test following an injury, but Brian tells him that there is no room for him on the team. Paige goes to a recruitment meeting, and Daniel invites Toni and Brody to the president's lunch for her. Jessie meets with Nate, who is reluctant to let everyone know that he is the baby's father. She later learns she is having a daughter. Tahlia tells Brian about Kath and Connor's affair, while Rusty tells Travis about his relationship with Jack.

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