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Vlastuin stakes his claim

Developing Richmond defender Nick Vlastuin has put his hand to play in this week’s match against North Melbourne, after overcoming a finger injury.

5:32pm  Jun 3, 2014

Injury grounds Vlastuin

Rising Richmond star Nick Vlastuin will miss the next 3-5 weeks with a broken finger.

1:42pm  May 20, 2014

Vlastuin better prepared in 2014

A full year in the AFL system has been a significant benefit for rising Richmond star Nick Vlastuin.

6:15am  Mar 27, 2014

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5:14pm  Jun 3, 2014

Vlastuin shifts position

6:00am  Mar 27, 2014

Round 1: Vlastuin from 50

9:19pm  Mar 15, 2014

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Nick
Vlastuin

Height
187 cm
DOB
19-04-1994
Weight
86 kg
Debut
2013
Games
2014
17
Career
35
Goals
2014
4
Career
13
2014 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1131
Avg
66
NickVlastuin

Player Bio

Showed courage, composure and skill in his debut season in 2013, playing 18 games and earning an immediate contract extension through to the end of 2016. Uncompromising in his attack on the ball and a clean user by hand and foot, he has the attributes to be an elite midfielder in the AFL after cutting his teeth in the backline. 

Loves the physical pressure of the game and tackles strongly.

Player honours: NAB AFL Rising Star nominee 2013.

Brownlow Medal: 2013 votes 1; career votes 1.

Draft history: 2012 AFL Draft 1st round selection
(Richmond) No. 9 overall.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2014 Season Average
    Games Played 17
    • Kicks 8.6
    • Handballs 6.8
    • Disposals 15.5
    • Marks 4.5
    • Hit-Outs 0.1
    • Tackles 3.0
    • Goals 0.2
    • AFL Fantasy 66.5

2014 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 13 Adelaide Crows Rd 21
Handballs 13 Geelong Cats Rd 7
Disposals 22 Geelong Cats Rd 7
Marks 9 Brisbane Lions Rd 5
Hit-outs 1 Adelaide Crows Rd 21
Tackles 9 Adelaide Crows Rd 21
Goals 1 West Coast Eagles Rd 18
AFL Fantasy 91 Adelaide Crows Rd 21

2014 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Gold Coast Suns L 87 - 69 9 9 18 5 0 1 1 2 1 0 72
2 Carlton W 98 - 86 13 6 19 6 0 1 0 2 0 0 78
3 Western Bulldogs L 100 - 98 1 4 5 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 24
4 Collingwood L 72 - 110 10 10 20 5 0 2 0 4 0 0 83
5 Brisbane Lions W 63 - 106 8 8 16 9 0 2 1 6 0 0 90
6 Hawthorn L 52 - 118 7 7 14 4 0 1 0 4 0 0 64
7 Geelong Cats L 81 - 76 9 13 22 5 0 1 1 4 0 0 82
9 Melbourne L 74 - 91 9 5 14 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 50
10 GWS Giants W 41 - 154 - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Essendon L 104 - 54 - - - - - - - - - - -
12 North Melbourne L 116 - 88 9 11 20 6 0 1 1 3 0 0 77
13 Fremantle L 85 - 105 9 8 17 5 0 1 0 5 0 0 79
14 Sydney Swans L 51 - 62 8 6 14 8 0 0 0 2 0 1 69
15 St Kilda W 73 - 117 12 6 18 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 75
16 Brisbane Lions W 79 - 54 - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Port Adelaide W 126 - 106 5 8 13 0 0 0 1 5 1 0 54
18 West Coast Eagles W 42 - 59 9 4 13 2 0 2 0 2 1 0 57
19 GWS Giants W 89 - 62 12 2 14 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 59
20 Essendon W 95 - 77 4 4 8 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 27
21 Adelaide Crows W 69 - 79 13 5 18 1 1 1 0 9 0 1 91
22 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 10 - L: 10 147 116 263 77 1 14 6 51 4 2 1131

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 35
    • Kicks 8.7
    • Handballs 7.2
    • Disposals 15.9
    • Marks 4.7
    • Hit-Outs 0.1
    • Tackles 3.0
    • Goals 0.4
    • AFL Fantasy 67.9

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 19 Melbourne Rd 8, 2013
Handballs 13 Geelong Cats Rd 7, 2014
Disposals 25 Melbourne Rd 8, 2013
Marks 16 Melbourne Rd 8, 2013
Hit-outs 1 Adelaide Crows Rd 21, 2014
Tackles 9 Adelaide Crows Rd 21, 2014
Goals 3 West Coast Eagles Rd 10, 2013
AFL Fantasy 131 Melbourne Rd 8, 2013

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2014 Richmond 147 116 263 77 1 14 6 51 4 2 1131
2013 Richmond 157 137 294 86 1 15 15 54 9 3 1247

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