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Richard Douglas

Games Played 246

Career 2003 - 2019

Debut 2006

Guernsey Number 26

Date of Birth 06/02/1987

Biography

Richard Douglas started playing footy at his local club in Broadford, a small town in central Victoria, where he was coached by his father. He then played for the Calder Cannons in the TAC Cup, before he was taken by the Crows with pick No. 16. Douglas made his AFL debut in the Round 21 Showdown of 2006.

Since then, he has won a number of awards across his 13 seasons, including Club Champion in 2010, Best Team Man in 2013 and 2017 and the Coaches’ Award in 2008 and 2010. In 2017, Douglas played his 200th game in Round Five against Gold Coast. In 2018, he proposed to his long-term partner Alessandra Lee.

In 2019, Douglas played nine more games before leaving West Lakes at the end of the season.

Stats

SeasonNo.GamesGoalsBehindsKicksHandballsDisposalsMarksTackles
20032631115183367
200726134272681402836
2008262222141461272737872
2009261811121331402737464
20102622172027519547010776
20112617109221913126356
201226191116236963327452
20132622201732617550111686
201426191182661474135291
20152616742041353394765
2016262419162451794247792
201726251593172255427196
2018261714121981153135955
20192792384521362722
Totals-246164143273817634501879870

Awards

Malcolm Blight Medal

Malcolm Blight Medal

2010

Best Team Man

Best Team Man

2013

AFC Life Member

AFC Life Member

2015

Best Team Man

Best Team Man

2017

Best Team Man

Best Team Man

2018