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Key Facts

Full name
Frank Hughes Jnr

Known as
Frank Hughes

Born
9 February 1921

Died
1 April 2008 (aged 87)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 23y 129d
Last game: 24y 183d

Height and weight
Height: 180 cm
Weight: 70 kg

Senior clubs
Richmond; Melbourne

Jumper numbers
Richmond: 4
Melbourne: 31

Recruited from
Richmond (1945)

Family links
Frank 'Checker' Hughes Snr (Father)

Frank Hughes

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
RichmondV/AFL1944300.00100%0
MelbourneV/AFL1945800.0050%0
V/AFL1944-19451100.0064%0
Total1944-19451100.0064%0

AFL: 5,344th player to appear, 7,949th most games played, 11,464th most goals kickedRichmond: 438th player to appear, 963rd most games played, 1,014th most goals kickedMelbourne: 657th player to appear, 838th most games played, 1,237th most goals kicked


Footnotes

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