Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
James Leslie Read

Known as
Jim Read

26 December 1943

10 October 2020 (aged 76)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 18y 214d
Last game: 23y 243d

Height and weight
Height: 175 cm
Weight: 75 kg

Senior clubs
St. Kilda

Jumper numbers
St. Kilda: 21, 7

Jim Read

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
St. KildaV/AFL1962-19677690.1267%13.670.831.832

Pre 1965 stats are for selected matches only

AFL: 7,415th player to appear, 3,155th most games played, 5,199th most goals kickedSt. Kilda: 1,092nd player to appear, 197th most games played, 460th most goals kicked


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