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On this day in Australian Football: March 20

Big Stats - Players

Goals
1982: Brian Taylor kicked 8 goals for Richmond against Fitzroy (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R2)
Kicks
Handballs
Tackles

Player Milestones

Debuts
Career games
2014: Jimmy Bartel played his 250th V/AFL game: Geelong vs. Adelaide (AFL, Premiership Season, R1)
2021: Clayton Oliver played his 100th V/AFL game: Melbourne vs. Fremantle (AFL, Premiership Season, R1)
2021: George Hewett played his 100th V/AFL game: Sydney vs. Brisbane (AFL, Premiership Season, R1)
2021: Tom Papley played his 100th V/AFL game: Sydney vs. Brisbane (AFL, Premiership Season, R1)
2022: Tom Barrass played his 100th V/AFL game: West Coast vs. Gold Coast (AFL, Premiership Season, R1)
Career goals
2008: Nathan Brown kicked his 300th career V/AFL goal: Richmond vs. Carlton (AFL, Premiership Season, R1)
2022: Jack Gunston kicked his 400th career V/AFL goal: Hawthorn vs. North Melbourne (AFL, Premiership Season, R1)

Big Stats - Teams

Comeback
2021: Hawthorn won from 39 points down at HT vs. Essendon (AFL, Premiership Season, R1)
Big crowds
1993: 75,533 attended Richmond vs. Essendon at Waverley Park (AFL, Foster's Cup, GF)
2008: 72,552 attended Carlton vs. Richmond at M.C.G. (AFL, Premiership Season, R1)

Birth & Deaths

Births
Deaths

Footnotes

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