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VFL Grand Final squad

The VFL Tigers have named the extended squad that will contest Sunday’s VFL Grand Final against Port Melbourne at Etihad Stadium.

1:51pm  Sep 22, 2017

Hardwick tells Tigers to ignore history

Richmond's past will have no bearing on Saturday's preliminary final against GWS, and that includes the strong form they bring in, according to coach Damien Hardwick.

12:25pm  Sep 22, 2017

Top 10 Tiger preliminary final memories

In the lead-up to Richmond’s 2017 preliminary final against GWS at the MCG on Saturday, Tony Greenberg lists his top 10 Tiger preliminary final memories

11:26am  Sep 22, 2017

Grigg grabs coaches’ attention

Tony Greenberg, richmondfc.com.au  May 16, 2017 10:08 AM

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Shaun Grigg battles against Nat Fyfe and Aaron Sandilands at the MCG on Sunday

Hard-running midfielder Shaun Grigg was Richmond’s leading vote-getter in the AFL Coaches Association’s Player of the Year award voting for the Round 8 clash with Fremantle at the MCG.

Grigg received five votes from respective coaches Damien Hardwick (Richmond) and Ross Lyon (Fremantle) for his top-class performance in the Tigers’ two-point loss.

He finished the match with a team-high 31 disposals, including 11 contested possessions, a game-high nine inside-50s and five clearances, plus five marks and a team-high 546 metres gained.

Star key defender Alex Rance picked up four votes following another superb exhibition across Richmond’s backline.

Rance had 20 disposals, including eight contested possessions, a game-high 12 intercepts, team-high seven marks and a game-high 14 one-percenters.

Gun Tiger key forward Jack Riewoldt was given one vote for a 12-disposal display that included a team-high nine score involvements and three goals off his own boot, along with four marks.

 

Full voting details for the Round 8 Richmond v Fremantle match are . . .

10 – Michael Walters (Fremantle)
8 – Bradley Hill (Fremantle)
5 – Shaun Grigg (Richmond)
4 – Alex Rance (Richmond)
2 – Lachie Neale (Fremantle)
1 – Jack Riewoldt (Richmond)