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Grand recollections: Toby Nankervis

We continue our special post-season series revealing the thoughts of Richmond’s latest premiership heroes on that wonderful one day in September 2017. Today, the Tigers’ new No. 1 ruckman Toby Nankervis reflects on the tremendous triumph.

2:27pm  Oct 20, 2017

The Tigers’ 2017 premiership cup tour

It’s been 37 years in the making, but the tour of Richmond’s latest premiership cup is now underway.

11:49am  Oct 20, 2017

Tigers boost 2017 draft options

Richmond completed two deals on the final day of the AFL’s 2017 trade period, both involving an exchange of picks with other league clubs in the upcoming national draft.

3:16pm  Oct 19, 2017

Hampson in for VFL return

Lou Gillett, richmondfc.com.au  August 11, 2017 10:55 AM

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Shaun Hampson at Richmond training on Thursday morning

Shaun Hampson is set to make his long-awaited return in yellow and black this week in the VFL Tigers’ clash with Geelong on Saturday morning.

The ruckman has been sidelined with a niggling back injury since March, after appearing 20 times for the AFL side in 2016.

During this period, he averaged 32.6 hitouts a game, and combined with star midfielder Dustin Martin to lethal effect.

His inclusion in the squad boosts the VFL Tigers’ big man stocks, with the in-form Ivan Maric, Todd Elton, and Mabior Chol rounding off an impressive array of tall timber for the clash at Simonds Stadium.

Key VFL-listed players Hugh Beasley and Thomas Silvestro have also been named in the squad, having been rested for the Tigers’ most recent clash with North Ballarat.

The VFL Tigers will be refreshed and ready for a challenge, having entered last week's bye round on the back of a gritty 42-point victory against the Roosters.

Last week's round of games sees the Tigers in fifth position on the ladder, however, a spot back in the top-four is up for grabs should they defeat Geelong, with third-placed Footscray having their bye round this week.

The Cats currently sit in 12th position on 20 points, requiring three sizable victories from their final three games, and other results to go their way, in order to secure a finals berth.

The VFL match on Saturday will be played as a curtain-raiser to the AFL clash between the Tigers and Cats at Simonds Stadium, and will commence at 10:15am.

Gates will open at 10am, and a ticket to the AFL clash will be required to watch the VFL Tigers in action.

Radio coverage of the game will be provided through the club's app for those unable to attend.

B: Beasley, Chol, Garthwaite
HB: Hunt, Markov, Short
C: Menadue, Townsend, Silvestro
HF: Batchelor, Lennon, Bolton
F: Lloyd, Moore, Stengle
Foll: Maric, Graham, Ballard
Int: Aarts, Coffield, Darley, Elton, Hampson, Kruse, Mannagh, Wood