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KEY FACTS

Official name
Richmond Football Club

Known as
Richmond

Nickname
Tigers

Formed
1885

Colours
Black and yellow

Associated clubs
Richmond Reserves; Richmond WFC (VFLW); Richmond WFC; Richmond U19s; Richmond Juniors U19s

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1908–2024

Affiliation (Historical)
Victorian Football Association (VFA) 1885–1907

Home Ground
M.C.G.

Training Ground
Punt Road

AFL Premierships
2017, 2019-20 (3 total)

VFL Premierships
1920-21, 1932, 1934, 1943, 1967, 1969, 1973-74, 1980 (10 total)

VFA Premierships
1902, 1905 (2 total)

Senior Premierships
Championship of Australia - 1969, 1973-4 (3 total); VFL/AFL Night Series - 1962 (1 total); McClelland Trophy: 1967, 1972-3-4-5, 1977, 1982, 2018 (8 total)

Most Games
403 - Kevin Bartlett (1965-1983)

Most Goals
970 - Jack Titus (1926-1943)

League Top Goalkickers
G.Bayliss (63) 1920; J.Titus (100) 1940; R.Harris (63) 1943; M.Roach (112) 1980 & (86) 1981; J.Riewoldt (78) 2010, (65) 2012, (65) 2018 (5 winners / 8 wins)

Brownlow Medalists
Stan Judkins 1930; Bill Morris 1948; Roy Wright 1952 & 1954; Ian Stewart 1971; Trent Cotchin 2012; Dustin Martin 2017 (6 medallists/7 medals)

Headquarters
Swinburne Centre at Punt Road Oval, Richmond, VIC 3121

Postal Address
PO Box 48, Richmond VIC 3121

Phone: (03) 9426 4400 

Email
info@richmondfc.com.au

Website
richmondfc.com.au

Richmond



"If I hadn't played it tough I might just as well have stepped out of the game. Any slackening off in my game would have registered as a sign that I was getting scared or slowing up and I would have come in for much more severe treatment than I was receiving. And don't worry, I've hobbled from the field with my boots filled with blood, black and blue from bruises and stop marks gouging flesh from my shoulders to my ankles. I've been punched and kicked and had teeth knocked out and been carried unconscious from the grounds, but to me it was one of the hazards of the game and I've loved it all."

John Devaney examines the history of the Tigers and the role Jack Dyer played in creating the, 'eat 'em alive' tradition

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2024 Season (AFL) Fixture

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Richmond's 2024 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Richmond        vs Gold Coast          CRR Mar 9 (Sat, 3:20)  
1 A Richmond        vs Carlton          MCG Mar 14 (Thu, 7:30)  
2 H Richmond        vs Port Adelaide          MCG Mar 24 (Sun, 4:00)  
3 H Richmond        vs Sydney          MCG Mar 30 (Sat, 4:00)  
4 H Richmond        vs St. Kilda          NOR Apr 7 (Sun, 2:50)  
5 A Richmond        vs West Coast          PER Apr 14 (Sun, 2:00)  
6 Richmond       Bye        
7 H Richmond        vs Melbourne          MCG Apr 24 (Wed, 7:25)  
8 H Richmond        vs Fremantle          MCG Apr 5 (Fri, 1:00)  
9 H Richmond        vs Western Bulldogs          MCG May 11 (Sat, 7:30)  
10 A Richmond        vs Brisbane          GAB May 18 (Sat, 7:30)  
11 H Richmond        vs Essendon          MCG May 25 (Sat, 7:40)  
12 A Richmond        vs Geelong          KAR Jun 1 (Sat, 7:30)  
13 A Richmond        vs Adelaide          ADO Jun 6 (Thu, 7:00)  
14 H Richmond        vs Hawthorn          MCG Jun 15 (Sat, 4:35)  
15 Richmond       Bye        
16 H Richmond        vs Carlton          MCG Jun 29 (Sat, 2:10)  
17 A Richmond        vs Fremantle          PER Jul 6 (Sat, 2:10)  
18 H Richmond        vs Greater Western Sydney          MCG Jul 13 (Sat, 2:10)  
19 A Richmond        vs Port Adelaide          ADO Jul 20 (Sat, 2:10)  
20 A Richmond        vs Collingwood          MCG Jul 27 (Sat, 2:10)  
21 A Richmond        vs North Melbourne          DOC Aug 3 (Sat, 2:10)  
22 H Richmond        vs St. Kilda          DOC Aug 10 (Sat, 2:10)  
23 A Richmond        vs Hawthorn          MCG Aug 17 (Sat, 2:10)  
24 H Richmond        vs Gold Coast          MCG Aug 24 (Sat, 2:10)  
 

Footnotes

* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.