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Key Facts

Full name
Stuart Havel Rowe

Known as
Havel Rowe

8 May 1928

30 March 2019 (aged 90)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 20y 7d
Last game: 29y 80d

Height and weight
Height: 178 cm
Weight: 73 kg

Senior clubs

Jumper numbers
Richmond: 3

Havel Rowe

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV

AFL: 5,805th player to appear, 1,769th most games played, 2,254th most goals kickedRichmond: 480th player to appear, 102nd most games played, 168th most goals kicked

Quick, intelligent, and a fine overhead mark, Havel Rowe, who hailed from Geelong College, played 124 VFL games for Richmond between 1948 and 1957. He was equally at home across centre or half forward, and won the Tigers best and fairest award in 1953. Havel Rowe was no relation of teammate Des Rowe.

Author - John Devaney


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