Channel Seven AFL commentator and star player Daisy Pearce has won over fans with her history-making coverage of the AFL Grand Final.
Pearce became the first woman to make special comments on the network's coverage of the showpiece event on Saturday night.
The 33-year-old drew plaudits from viewers as she commentated on the Melbourne Demons - for whom she plays in the AFL Women's league - ending their 57-year Premiership drought with a win over the Western Bulldogs.
Daisy Pearce (pictured centre) has made history as the first woman to make special comments on Channel 7's coverage of the AFL Grand Final game
Pearce was praised for her comments and analysis during and before Saturday's big game
Showing her pride for her home team, she said 'It is not my club, it is Neale Daniher's and Garry Lyon's club. I am so proud, to take this club, with 57 years of hope and expectation, and turn it around. They deserve this.'
Sports broadcaster Chris Coleman sung her praises.
'I'm sure there are plenty of misogynists around, but I'm looking forward to the day Daisy Pearce gets a bigger role in an #AFLGF commentary team,' he said.
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