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Riewoldt’s top Tassie honour

Star Richmond key forward Jack Riewoldt will tonight be inducted into the Tasmanian Football Hall of Fame at a gala function at Hobart’s Wrest Point Casino.

9:42am  Jun 23, 2018

Rance ready for rarefied air

Alex Rance seems set to join an exclusive group of AFL players later this year.

6:00am  Jun 23, 2018

Tigers excel in even quarters

Richmond’s ability to overpower opposing teams in the final quarter of matches this season has attracted considerable attention.

10:58am  Jun 22, 2018

Premiership Tigers’ key numbers: Jacob Townsend  January 8, 2018 6:00 AM

Round 22: Townsend kicks 6 Jacob Townsend stuns in his first senior game of 2017, booting a bag in Richmond's Round 22 win over Fremantle.

In a special holiday period series, is dissecting the key 2017 season statistics of each member of the Tigers’ triumphant premiership team (in guernsey number order). Today we focus on late-season revelation, tough forward Jacob Townsend.


Overall statistics

Games:  5 

Kicks average:  6.4 

Handballs average:  3.4 

Disposals average:  9.8 

Contested possessions average:  4.2 

Uncontested possessions average:  4.8 

Clearances average:  0.4

Inside-50s average:  1.4 

Goals average:  3.2 (16 in total) 

Marks average:  2.8

Tackles average:  3.8 


Finals statistics

Games:  3

Kicks average:  4.3      

Handballs average:  2.6 

Disposals average:  7.0 

Contested possessions average:  4.0 

Uncontested possessions average:  2.6

Inside-50s average:  0.6 

Marks average:  1.3

Goals average:  1.6

Tackles average:  4.3 


Season statistical highs

Kicks:  10 v Fremantle, Round 22, Domain Stadium   

Handballs:  6 v Fremantle, Round 22, Domain Stadium

Disposals: 16 v Fremantle, Round 22, Domain Stadium 

Contested possessions:  5 v Fremantle, Round 22, Domain Stadium and v GWS, preliminary final

Uncontested possessions:  10 v Fremantle, Round 22, Domain Stadium

Inside-50s:  3 v St Kilda, Round 23, MCG    

Marks:  5 v St Kilda, Round 23, MCG

Goals:  6 v Fremantle, Round 22, Domain Stadium

Tackles:  5 v GWS preliminary final, MCG and v Adelaide, Grand Final, MCG 


Richmond rankings

No. 1 for goals per game


AFL rankings

No. 2 for goals per game

No. 5 for tackles inside 50 per game