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Rioli follows in esteemed footsteps

Experienced Richmond midfielder Shaun Grigg has likened rising Tiger star Daniel Rioli to the player rated the best small forward in the AFL.

1:47pm  Apr 19, 2017

Rioli proving to be a man possessed

Daniel Rioli's magic touch in 2017 has made him Richmond's most dangerous player when it comes to turning possessions into scores, Champion Data statistics show.

12:55pm  Apr 16, 2017

Young Rioli his own man

Rising Richmond star Daniel Rioli’s eye-catching exploits early in season 2017 have led to comparisons with his highly-talented, highly-successful cousin, Cyril Rioli.

11:48am  Apr 13, 2017

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Daniel
Rioli

Height
179 cm
DOB
16-04-1997
Weight
75 kg
Debut
2016
Games
2017
5
Career
23
Goals
2017
8
Career
21
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
246
Avg
49
DanielRioli

Player Bio

Rioli is from football royalty but is making a name for himself as a polished small forward capable of exhilarating bursts up the ground.

He played 18 games in his debut season and was named Richmond’s best first-year player.

Rioli grew up in the Northern Territory, but moved to Victoria five years ago before being drafted, impressing recruiters with his elite mix of endurance and speed.

Is the cousin of Hawthorn star and Norm Smith medallist Cyril Rioli and his late great uncle Maurice Rioli was a Richmond champion.

Player honours: NAB AFL Rising Star nominee 2016.
Draft history: 2015 NAB AFL Draft 1st round selection (Richmond) No. 15 overall.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2017 Season Average
    Games Played 5
    • Kicks 5.4
    • Handballs 5.2
    • Disposals 10.6
    • Marks 2.8
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.0
    • Goals 1.6
    • AFL Fantasy 49.2

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 7 Melbourne Rd 5
Handballs 7 Collingwood Rd 2
Disposals 13 Collingwood Rd 2
Marks 6 Collingwood Rd 2
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 4 Melbourne Rd 5
Goals 2 Brisbane Lions Rd 4
AFL Fantasy 60 Melbourne Rd 5

2017 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Carlton W 89 - 132 6 4 10 3 0 0 2 2 2 0 49
2 Collingwood W 99 - 80 6 7 13 6 0 1 1 1 1 0 58
3 West Coast Eagles W 76 - 65 3 6 9 0 0 0 1 2 2 0 38
4 Brisbane Lions W 67 - 119 5 5 10 2 0 0 2 1 2 0 41
5 Melbourne W 88 - 75 7 4 11 3 0 1 1 4 1 2 60
6 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
8 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
9 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
10 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
11 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
13 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
16 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Brisbane Lions - - - - - - - - - - -
18 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
23 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 5 - L: 0 27 26 53 14 0 2 7 10 8 2 246

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 23
    • Kicks 4.9
    • Handballs 5.3
    • Disposals 10.3
    • Marks 2.6
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.9
    • Goals 0.9
    • AFL Fantasy 49.2

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 9 Collingwood Rd 20, 2016
Handballs 9 Geelong Cats Rd 21, 2016
Disposals 16 St Kilda Rd 22, 2016
Marks 7 GWS Giants Rd 19, 2016
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 7 Port Adelaide Rd 6, 2016
Goals 2 Brisbane Lions Rd 4, 2017
AFL Fantasy 82 St Kilda Rd 22, 2016

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2017 Richmond 27 26 53 14 0 2 7 10 8 2 246
2016 Richmond 86 97 183 45 0 16 10 57 13 6 885

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