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Lynch in Tigers’ great goalkicking group

Lynch and Grigg join Talking Tigers Tom Lynch and Shaun Grigg join Talking Tigers to discuss Lynch's time at Tigerland so far. Grigg also provides a long-awaited instalment in the 'Chronicles of Kamdyn' and Lynch confirms the 'Two Phones' Chol rumours.

Richmond star key forward Tom Lynch has become just the third Tigers player to kick 50 goals in a season during the past 25 years.

Lynch, in his first season at Tigerland, joins Matthew Richardson and Jack Riewoldt, who have both accomplished the 50-goal-in-a-season feat eight times since 1994.

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The prized Richmond recruit from Gold Coast kicked two goals in the Tigers’ 28-point victory over Carlton at the MCG to chalk up his half-century of six-pointers for season 2019.

It’s the second time in Lynch’s AFL career that he’s cracked the 50-goal mark.

He previously did it in 2016 for the Suns, finishing that season with 66 goals.

Here’s the list of Richardson’s and Riewoldt’s 50-goal seasons . . . 

Matthew Richardson

1994 – 56

1996 – 91

1998 – 55

1999 – 67

2001 – 59

2004 – 65

2005 – 65

2007 – 53

Jack Riewoldt

2010 – 78

2011 – 62

2012 – 65

2013 – 58

2014 – 61

2015 – 54

2017 – 54

2018 – 70