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Adam Tomlinson discusses his decision to join Melbourne

12:06pm  Oct 8, 2019

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Melbourne recruit Adam Tomlinson says new beginning was key

11:52am  Oct 8, 2019

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5:45pm  Oct 7, 2019

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Adam
Tomlinson

Height
194 cm
DOB
10-08-1993
Weight
96 kg
Debut
2012
Games
2019
25
Career
140
Goals
2019
4
Career
35
2019 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1872
Avg
75
AdamTomlinson

Player bio

At a glance

Drafted

2011 National Draft - Pick No.9 (GWS Giants)

Recruited from

Canterbury/Trinity Grammar/Oakleigh U18

Previous AFL clubs

GWS Giants - 140 AFL games

Adam Tomlinson joined the red and blue as an unrestricted free agent during the 2019 AFL Free Agency Period.

After playing in the 2019 Grand Final, Tomlinson will bring a wealth of experience to Melbourne, having played 140 senior games and 10 finals during his eight-year tenure with the Giants.

Standing at 194cm, Tomlinson will provide plenty of versatility for his new side, with an ability to play all across the field.

In more recent times, Tomlinson has been utilised in a role on the wing and will work well with fellow recruit Ed Langdon in 2020.

Tomlinson was initially recruited with pick No.9 in the 2011 National Draft and debuted in GWS’ inaugural side in Round 1 of the 2012 season.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2019 Season Average
    Games Played 25
    • Kicks 11.0
    • Handballs 6.0
    • Disposals 17.0
    • Marks 6.2
    • Hit-Outs 2.3
    • Tackles 2.6
    • Goals 0.2
    • AFL Fantasy 74.9

2019 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 17 Carlton Rd 9
Handballs 10 Gold Coast Suns Rd 23
Disposals 24 Carlton Rd 9
Marks 14 Carlton Rd 9
Hit-outs 7 Sydney Swans Rd 6
Tackles 5 Essendon Rd 15
Goals 1 Western Bulldogs Rd 22
AFL Fantasy 117 Carlton Rd 9

2019 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Essendon W 112 - 40 16 7 23 8 4 0 1 1 0 0 91
2 West Coast Eagles L 104 - 52 13 6 19 6 2 3 0 3 0 0 86
3 Richmond W 125 - 76 13 3 16 5 5 0 4 1 0 0 57
4 Geelong Cats W 75 - 79 12 9 21 8 6 1 0 5 0 0 105
5 Fremantle L 82 - 106 10 6 16 4 6 0 0 4 0 0 76
6 Sydney Swans W 79 - 120 13 7 20 9 7 1 1 4 0 0 101
7 St Kilda W 114 - 70 8 7 15 7 1 0 0 5 1 0 86
8 Hawthorn L 71 - 38 9 7 16 8 4 0 1 3 0 0 78
9 Carlton W 138 - 45 17 7 24 14 1 2 1 1 1 0 117
10 Melbourne W 68 - 94 9 9 18 5 3 0 0 3 0 0 75
11 Gold Coast Suns W 126 - 43 7 7 14 4 2 0 1 3 0 0 58
12 Adelaide Crows L 82 - 61 8 6 14 7 5 1 2 2 0 0 65
13 North Melbourne W 68 - 91 8 4 12 1 2 1 1 5 1 0 61
15 Essendon L 77 - 71 13 4 17 5 4 0 2 5 0 0 80
16 Brisbane Lions L 74 - 94 9 7 16 7 1 0 0 1 0 0 67
17 Richmond L 94 - 67 14 8 22 7 4 0 0 1 0 0 87
18 Collingwood W 122 - 75 14 5 19 7 0 0 0 4 0 1 90
19 Port Adelaide W 55 - 56 7 6 13 6 0 0 2 1 0 0 49
20 Sydney Swans W 83 - 81 15 4 19 7 0 0 0 1 0 0 78
21 Hawthorn L 29 - 85 10 3 13 2 0 1 2 2 0 0 45
22 Western Bulldogs L 65 - 126 9 8 17 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 61
23 Gold Coast Suns W 55 - 127 12 10 22 9 0 0 2 3 0 0 89
FW1 Western Bulldogs W 113 - 55 - - - - - - - - - - -
SF Brisbane Lions W 80 - 83 4 3 7 2 0 0 0 3 0 1 37
PF Collingwood W 52 - 56 13 2 15 7 1 1 2 3 0 1 73
GF Richmond L 114 - 25 11 6 17 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 60
TOTAL W: 16 - L: 10 274 151 425 155 58 11 23 64 4 3 1872

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 140
    • Kicks 9.7
    • Handballs 5.5
    • Disposals 15.1
    • Marks 5.7
    • Hit-Outs 1.0
    • Tackles 2.1
    • Goals 0.3
    • AFL Fantasy 66.4

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 22 Hawthorn Rd 16, 2017
Handballs 14 West Coast Eagles Rd 16, 2018
Disposals 27 Gold Coast Suns Rd 12, 2018
Marks 14 Carlton Rd 9, 2019
Hit-outs 10 Western Bulldogs Rd 15, 2013
Tackles 7 Adelaide Crows Rd 11, 2018
Goals 3 Carlton Rd 20, 2018
AFL Fantasy 117 Carlton Rd 9, 2019

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2019 GWS Giants 274 151 425 155 58 11 23 64 4 3 1872
2018 GWS Giants 255 144 399 129 34 8 22 63 12 4 1744
2017 GWS Giants 228 102 330 119 0 14 19 39 1 0 1364
2016 GWS Giants 110 70 180 66 1 6 11 21 1 3 735
2015 GWS Giants 70 40 110 50 16 4 3 13 2 3 518
2014 GWS Giants 181 126 307 127 9 8 13 47 8 6 1396
2013 GWS Giants 179 89 268 127 22 11 7 27 5 6 1252
2012 GWS Giants 56 43 99 31 0 3 2 16 2 1 421

Legend

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Kicks
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Handballs
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Disposals
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Marks
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Hit-outs
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Frees For
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Frees Against
T
Tackles
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Goals
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Behinds
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AFL Fantasy points