The AFL premiership regular season will be the 124th season of the elite Australian rule-based football competition after the 2020 Marsh Community Series (pre-season). The league will have 18 players. On Thursday 19 March 2020, the first round game is scheduled to start. Richmond and Carlton will open the 2020 premiership regular season competition on Thursday, March 19 at MCG.
AFL 2020 Schedule for Premiership Regular Season Round 1:
|March 19 Thursday||Richmond at Carlton||7:25 pm||MCG|
|March 20 Friday||Western Bulldogs at Collingwood||7:50 pm||Marvel Stadium|
|March 21 Saturday||Essendon at Fremantle||1:45 pm||Marvel Stadium|
|March 21 Saturday||Adelaide at Sydney Swans||4:05 pm||Adelaide Oval|
|March 21 Saturday||GWS Giants at Geelong||7:25 pm||GIANTS Stadium|
|March 21 Saturday||Gold Coast at Port Adelaide||6:25 pm||Metricon Stadium|
|March 22 Sunday||North Melbourne at St Kilda||1:10 pm||Marvel Stadium|
|March 22 Sunday||Hawthorn at Brisbane Lions||3:20 pm||MCG|
|March 22 Sunday||West Coast at Melbourne||3:20 pm||Optus Stadium|
The AFL 2020 Premiership Regular Season Round 1 Ends on Sunday, 22 March and then it goes to AFL Premiership Regular Season Round 2.