Australian Football

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Key Facts

Full name
William Holmes

Known as
Billy Holmes

Born
26 January 1890

Died
11 October 1942 (aged 52)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 21y 114d
Last game: 22y 218d

Senior clubs
Collingwood; Fitzroy

Jumper numbers
Fitzroy: 12

Recruited from
Collingwood (1912)

Billy Holmes

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
CollingwoodV/AFL1911100.000%0
FitzroyV/AFL191216110.6963%0
V/AFL1911-191217110.6559%0
Total1911-191217110.6559%0

AFL: 1,769th player to appear, 6,828th most games played, 4,710th most goals kickedCollingwood: 173rd player to appear, 1,103rd most games played, 935th most goals kickedFitzroy: 191st player to appear, 510th most games played, 333rd most goals kicked

Footnotes

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