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Key Facts

Full name
Brett Knowles

Known as
Brett Knowles

13 May 1978 (age 45)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 19y 334d
Last game: 23y 105d

Height and weight
Height: 187 cm
Weight: 89 kg

Senior clubs
St. Kilda

Jumper numbers
St. Kilda: 36

Brett Knowles

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
St. KildaAFL1998-20014380.1923%9.564.722.880

AFL: 10,863rd player to appear, 4,633rd most games played, 5,459th most goals kickedSt. Kilda: 1,450th player to appear, 353rd most games played, 493rd most goals kicked

Drafted by St Kilda from Morwell via Gippsland Power, Brett Knowles spent his debut season of 1997 in the reserves before making his senior debut the following year, when he did well. Highly determined and hard working, his promising start was derailed in 1999 by injury. He bounced back strongly though and the 2000 season, when he made 17 senior appearances, proved to be his best. After that, the 2001 season proved disappointing, as he suffered a dramatic loss of form late on which led to his being de-listed at the end of the year.

Author - John Devaney


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