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Rolling Lambert ‘can’t get no satisfaction’

When you finish third in your club’s Best and Fairest in an AFL premiership year, and start the next season superbly, chances are you’re going to attract the attention of the football media.

3:35pm  May 10, 2018

Tigers dominate coaches’ votes

The evenness of Richmond’s performance against Fremantle at the MCG last Saturday was highlighted in the AFL Coaches’ Association’s Player of the Year voting for Round 7.

9:32am  May 8, 2018

Coaches’ Corner: Kane Lambert

Richmond assistant coach Blake Caracella provides ‘Roar Vision’ with an insight into the impressive rise of Tigers premiership midfielder Kane Lambert.

3:13pm  Apr 27, 2018

Latest Player Video

Lambert's life after footy

3:29pm  Jun 19, 2018

Round 8: Lambert boots three

6:00am  May 14, 2018

Lambert on path to the big time

12:39pm  May 10, 2018

Senior Players List

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Kane
Lambert

Height
178 cm
DOB
26-11-1991
Weight
77 kg
Debut
2015
Games
2018
13
Career
65
Goals
2018
11
Career
39
2018 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
966
Avg
74
KaneLambert

Player Bio

The Tigers’ most improved player in 2017, Lambert cemented himself in the midfield and finished third in the best and fairest.

He averaged career-high possessions, inside 50s and tackles rotating between the mid eld and half-forward, with his hard edge an asset for the team.

Contributed to the forward-50 pressure the club bases its game around and hit the best form of his career in the run to the finals.

Player honours: 3rd best and fairest 2017; premiership side 2017.
Brownlow Medal: 2017 votes 2; career votes 2.
Draft history: 2015 Rookie Draft selection (Richmond) No. 46; 2015 NAB AFL Draft rookie elevation (Richmond).

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2018 Season Average
    Games Played 13
    • Kicks 8.2
    • Handballs 12.5
    • Disposals 20.6
    • Marks 3.2
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.8
    • Goals 0.8
    • AFL Fantasy 74.3

2018 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 13 Geelong Cats Rd 13
Handballs 18 Melbourne Rd 5
Disposals 29 Melbourne Rd 5
Marks 6 Fremantle Rd 7
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 8 Melbourne Rd 5
Goals 3 North Melbourne Rd 8
AFL Fantasy 122 Melbourne Rd 5

2018 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Carlton W 121 - 95 7 7 14 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 47
2 Adelaide Crows L 118 - 82 4 11 15 3 0 0 2 3 1 1 56
3 Hawthorn W 102 - 89 7 13 20 3 0 1 3 3 0 0 60
4 Brisbane Lions W 110 - 17 9 15 24 4 0 0 0 3 2 1 94
5 Melbourne W 56 - 102 11 18 29 2 0 2 0 8 2 1 122
6 Collingwood W 70 - 113 9 15 24 6 0 0 2 1 0 1 74
7 Fremantle W 110 - 33 12 13 25 6 0 0 0 3 2 0 104
8 North Melbourne W 72 - 82 7 14 21 2 0 2 1 3 3 1 85
9 West Coast Eagles L 130 - 83 7 12 19 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 52
10 St Kilda W 105 - 77 6 13 19 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 63
11 Essendon W 43 - 114 4 4 8 1 0 1 0 2 0 1 33
12 Port Adelaide L 72 - 58 10 16 26 3 0 0 0 4 0 0 87
13 Geelong Cats W 65 - 83 13 11 24 4 0 1 1 3 1 0 89
15 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
17 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
18 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 10 - L: 3 106 162 268 42 0 8 10 37 11 6 966

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 65
    • Kicks 9.1
    • Handballs 9.4
    • Disposals 18.6
    • Marks 3.4
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.6
    • Goals 0.6
    • AFL Fantasy 73.6

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 19 Port Adelaide Rd 15, 2017
Handballs 18 Melbourne Rd 5, 2018
Disposals 33 Port Adelaide Rd 15, 2017
Marks 8 Carlton Rd 1, 2016
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 10 Port Adelaide Rd 15, 2017
Goals 3 North Melbourne Rd 8, 2018
AFL Fantasy 147 Port Adelaide Rd 15, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2018 Richmond 106 162 268 42 0 8 10 37 11 6 966
2017 Richmond 252 263 515 86 0 15 11 111 13 13 2057
2016 Richmond 122 99 221 48 0 6 10 54 7 10 952
2015 Richmond 114 89 203 44 0 11 13 32 8 7 807

Legend

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