The code wars! AFL and NRL WAGs go head-to-head on the red carpet

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But Australia’s football WAGs went head-to-head on the red carpet this month in the AFL Brownlow medal tally and the NRL Dally M.

While elegance and glamor were all the rage at Brownlow, the Dally M red carpet on Wednesday night saw ladies daring to go bare in daring gowns with dramatic slits, necklines and metallic hues.

Australia's football WAGs went head-to-head on the red carpet this month at the AFL Brownlow medal tally and the NRL Dally M Awards. While elegance and glamor were all the rage at the Brownlow, Dally's red carpet M on Wednesday night saw ladies daring to go nude in daring gowns with dramatic slits, necklines and metallic hues.

Australia’s football WAGs went head-to-head on the red carpet this month at the AFL Brownlow medal tally and the NRL Dally M Awards. While elegance and glamor were all the rage at the Brownlow, Dally’s red carpet M on Wednesday night saw ladies daring to go nude in daring gowns with dramatic slits, necklines and metallic hues.

Cowboys star Tom Deardon’s partner, Tahlia Church, certainly turned heads in her eye-catching ensemble when she arrived at the night of NRL nights.

Eschewing the old adage, ‘choose to show off your cleavage or your legs,’ Tahlia shimmered flesh in a silver gown with a thigh-high slit and an open bust neckline.

Brittney McGlone, partner of Tigers player James Tamou, also did not hold back when it came to dressing for the Dally M red carpet.

Cowboys star Tom Deardon's partner, Tahlia Church, certainly turned heads in her eye-catching ensemble when she arrived at the night of NRL nights.

Cowboys star Tom Deardon's partner, Tahlia Church, certainly turned heads in her eye-catching ensemble when she arrived at the night of NRL nights.

Cowboys star Tom Deardon’s partner, Tahlia Church, certainly turned heads in her eye-catching ensemble when she arrived at the night of NRL nights.

The Tigers' James Tamou and his partner Brittney McGlone wore a striking low-cut dress adorned with gold sequins and feathers, while showing off plenty of flesh thanks to the thigh-slit and plunging neckline.

The Tigers' James Tamou and his partner Brittney McGlone wore a striking low-cut dress adorned with gold sequins and feathers, while showing off plenty of flesh thanks to the thigh-slit and plunging neckline.

The Tigers’ James Tamou and his partner Brittney McGlone wore a striking low-cut dress adorned with gold sequins and feathers, while showing off plenty of flesh thanks to the thigh-slit and plunging neckline.

The deeply tanned blonde wore a striking low-cut dress adorned with gold sequins and feathers, while showing off plenty of flesh thanks to its thigh-high split and plunging neckline.

Also revealing some skin on the Dally M red carpet was Valentine Holmes’ wife, Natalia O’Toole.

Natalia left little to the imagination in a maroon sarong-inspired gown that bared her abs, cleavage and thighs.

Valentine Holmes' wife, Natalia O'Toole, left little to the imagination in a cut-out maroon sarong-inspired dress that revealed her abs, cleavage and thigh.

Valentine Holmes' wife, Natalia O'Toole, left little to the imagination in a cut-out maroon sarong-inspired dress that revealed her abs, cleavage and thigh.

Valentine Holmes’ wife, Natalia O’Toole, left little to the imagination in a cut-out maroon sarong-inspired dress that revealed her abs, cleavage and thigh.

Dragons player Ben Hunt’s wife, Bridget, was also daring in an optical illusion gown that made her appear nearly nude beneath a layer of rhinestones.

The daring gown featured an extreme slit and a jaw-dropping plunging neckline that revealed a generous peek at Bridget’s cleavage.

Dragons player Ben Hunt's wife, Bridget, was also daring in an optical illusion gown that made her appear nearly nude beneath a layer of rhinestones.

Dragons player Ben Hunt's wife, Bridget, was also daring in an optical illusion gown that made her appear nearly nude beneath a layer of rhinestones.

Dragons player Ben Hunt’s wife, Bridget, was also daring in an optical illusion gown that made her appear nearly nude beneath a layer of rhinestones.

Kaylie Gendron, the partner of Sea Eagles star Kelma Tuilagi, also stepped up at the Dally M Awards.

Kaylie stole the show in a bright orange dress that highlighted her curves and featured a dramatic bodice with mesh inserts.

Kaylie Gendron, the partner of Sea Eagles star Kelma Tuilagi, also stepped up at the Dally M Awards.

Kaylie Gendron, the partner of Sea Eagles star Kelma Tuilagi, also stepped up at the Dally M Awards.

Kaylie Gendron, the partner of Sea Eagles star Kelma Tuilagi, also stepped up at the Dally M Awards.

The outfit sentiment couldn’t have been more different on the Brownlow Medal Count red carpet earlier this month.

Many AFL WAGs opted for couture gowns while showing off a comparatively modest amount of flesh.

Tayla Damir, the reality star fiancé of Richmond player Nathan Broad, looked chic in a white couture gown with unusual, structured details.

The outfit sentiment couldn't have been more different on the Brownlow Medal Count red carpet earlier this month.  Many AFL WAGs opted for couture gowns while showing off a comparatively modest amount of flesh.  In the photo: Tayla Damir

The outfit sentiment couldn't have been more different on the Brownlow Medal Count red carpet earlier this month.  Many AFL WAGs opted for couture gowns while showing off a comparatively modest amount of flesh.  In the photo: Tayla Damir

The outfit sentiment couldn’t have been more different on the Brownlow Medal Count red carpet earlier this month. Many AFL WAGs opted for couture gowns while showing off a comparatively modest amount of flesh. In the photo: Tayla Damir

The dress featured a thigh-high slit that showed off some of the leg and she added a pair of strappy metallic heels to add to the ensemble.

Abbey Gelmi, girlfriend of AFL player Kane Lambert, chose a romantic look with a floaty dress.

She dazzled in the sleeveless off-white dress with soft ruffle details at the bust and full skirt, and opted for bright pink makeup for the event.

Abbey Gelmi, girlfriend of AFL player Kane Lambert, chose a romantic look with a flowing dress.

Abbey Gelmi, girlfriend of AFL player Kane Lambert, chose a romantic look with a flowing dress.

Abbey Gelmi, girlfriend of AFL player Kane Lambert, chose a romantic look with a flowing dress.

Meanwhile, Tom Hawkins' wife Emma opted for the drama as she walked the red carpet in a black dress with an extra-long train.

Meanwhile, Tom Hawkins' wife Emma opted for the drama as she walked the red carpet in a black dress with an extra-long train.

Meanwhile, Tom Hawkins’ wife Emma opted for the drama as she walked the red carpet in a black dress with an extra-long train.

Meanwhile, Tom Hawkins’ wife Emma opted for the drama as she walked the red carpet in a black dress with an extra-long train.

The blonde beauty parted her hair down and went for minimal accessories, while opting for a peachy makeup look with lots of highlighter.

Kate Lawrence, Luke Parker’s partner, was a ray of sunshine in a bright yellow dress paired with strappy heels in the same shade.

Kate Lawrence, Luke Parker's partner, was a ray of sunshine in a bright yellow dress paired with strappy heels in the same shade.

Kate Lawrence, Luke Parker's partner, was a ray of sunshine in a bright yellow dress paired with strappy heels in the same shade.

Kate Lawrence, Luke Parker’s partner, was a ray of sunshine in a bright yellow dress paired with strappy heels in the same shade.

She tied her hair up to let her dress do the talking and chose a pink makeup palette to match her floor-length gown.

Maisie Packer, partner of Port Adelaide player Connor Rozee, chose midnight blue for the occasion and wore classic elegance with the jeweled number.

She added a pair of rhinestone strappy heels and an array of accessories including multiple necklaces and dangle earrings.

Maisie Packer, partner of Port Adelaide player Connor Rozee, chose midnight blue for the occasion and looked classically elegant in the jeweled number.

Maisie Packer, partner of Port Adelaide player Connor Rozee, chose midnight blue for the occasion and looked classically elegant in the jeweled number.

Maisie Packer, partner of Port Adelaide player Connor Rozee, chose midnight blue for the occasion and looked classically elegant in the jeweled number.

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