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New deals for Tiger trio

Richmond has re-signed two members of its 2017 premiership side – livewire small forward Jason Castagna and late-season forward revelation Jacob Townsend – along with tenacious, ‘ball-magnet’ midfielder Anthony Miles, who won the best and fairest with the Club’s VFL team this year.

11:00am  Nov 6, 2017

Grand recollections: Dan Butler and Jason Castagna

We continue our special post-season series presenting the thoughts of Richmond’s latest premiership heroes on that glorious one day in September 2017. Today, close teammates and housemates Dan Butler and Jason Castagna combine to talk about the Tigers’ tremendous triumph.

9:38am  Oct 14, 2017

Tenacious Tiger pair make their point

Housemates Dan Butler and Jason Castagna are well known for their competitiveness off-field, but it is their race to be the best on-field in one key category that is helping drive their success.

12:57pm  Sep 28, 2017

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Castagna's new number

1:00pm  Dec 11, 2017

Draft highlights: Castagna

12:00pm  Nov 19, 2017

New deals for Tiger trio

11:26am  Nov 6, 2017

Senior Players List

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Jason
Castagna

Height
181 cm
DOB
12-07-1996
Weight
79 kg
Debut
2016
Games
2017
25
Career
30
Goals
2017
26
Career
28
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1362
Avg
54
JasonCastagna

Player Bio

Emerged as a talented prospect in 2016, playing five senior games and providing good run off half-back.

A medium defender who likes to take the game on, Castagna has the tools to eventually graduate from the rookie list and become a senior player.

Draft history: 2015 Rookie Draft selection (Richmond) No. 29.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2017 Season Average
    Games Played 25
    • Kicks 6.0
    • Handballs 4.8
    • Disposals 10.8
    • Marks 3.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.0
    • Goals 1.0
    • AFL Fantasy 54.5

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 12 Brisbane Lions Rd 4
Handballs 9 Port Adelaide Rd 15
Disposals 20 Carlton Rd 1
Marks 8 West Coast Eagles Rd 3
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 9 GWS Giants Rd 18
Goals 4 Brisbane Lions Rd 4
AFL Fantasy 98 West Coast Eagles Rd 3

2017 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Carlton W 89 - 132 12 8 20 3 0 2 3 4 2 4 86
2 Collingwood W 99 - 80 3 5 8 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 30
3 West Coast Eagles W 76 - 65 11 5 16 8 0 0 0 6 1 1 98
4 Brisbane Lions W 67 - 119 12 4 16 6 0 0 1 2 4 1 92
5 Melbourne W 88 - 75 6 5 11 5 0 0 1 4 1 1 63
6 Adelaide Crows L 140 - 64 3 5 8 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 28
7 Western Bulldogs L 80 - 75 4 7 11 3 0 0 1 4 0 1 49
8 Fremantle L 70 - 72 8 4 12 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 46
9 GWS Giants L 78 - 75 7 4 11 4 0 0 1 1 2 1 55
10 Essendon W 81 - 66 4 5 9 1 0 2 0 5 0 0 47
11 North Melbourne W 66 - 101 7 1 8 3 0 0 0 2 1 0 46
13 Sydney Swans L 71 - 80 6 3 9 2 0 3 0 0 1 2 41
14 Carlton W 84 - 58 7 3 10 4 0 2 0 4 2 2 71
15 Port Adelaide W 63 - 76 4 9 13 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 54
16 St Kilda L 138 - 71 5 5 10 5 0 0 1 4 2 1 66
17 Brisbane Lions W 112 - 81 6 4 10 2 0 1 0 1 2 1 50
18 GWS Giants W 64 - 45 7 5 12 2 0 3 1 9 1 0 79
19 Gold Coast Suns W 65 - 98 11 5 16 6 0 2 0 2 3 3 92
20 Hawthorn W 93 - 64 5 6 11 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 36
21 Geelong Cats L 80 - 66 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 31
22 Fremantle W 51 - 155 1 7 8 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 31
23 St Kilda W 122 - 81 2 2 4 2 0 1 1 4 0 0 30
W1 Geelong Cats W 40 - 91 3 3 6 1 0 0 1 4 1 0 37
PF GWS Giants W 103 - 67 10 8 18 3 0 2 2 1 1 1 62
GF Adelaide Crows W 60 - 108 4 6 10 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 42
TOTAL W: 18 - L: 7 149 121 270 74 0 20 15 75 26 20 1362

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 30
    • Kicks 6.3
    • Handballs 5.2
    • Disposals 11.5
    • Marks 3.1
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.8
    • Goals 0.9
    • AFL Fantasy 54.9

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 13 Western Bulldogs Rd 16, 2016
Handballs 12 Essendon Rd 17, 2016
Disposals 23 Essendon Rd 17, 2016
Marks 8 West Coast Eagles Rd 3, 2017
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 9 GWS Giants Rd 18, 2017
Goals 4 Brisbane Lions Rd 4, 2017
AFL Fantasy 98 West Coast Eagles Rd 3, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2017 Richmond 149 121 270 74 0 20 15 75 26 20 1362
2016 Richmond 40 34 74 20 0 2 3 8 2 0 285

Legend

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Handballs
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Disposals
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Marks
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Hit-outs
FF
Frees For
FA
Frees Against
T
Tackles
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Goals
B
Behinds
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AFL Fantasy points