“He’s a very, very important player to us, the way he moves the ball. At Glenelg, the midfielder was a part of two premierships, playing well enough and for long enough to become a Hall of Famer. "It's a strange one, a funny one really,'' Peter said. Get your 14-day free trial & start streaming instantly >. Jayden Short fought back tears during an emotional speech as he reflected on a tough year after winning Richmond’s Best and Fairest award.

His grandfather played for Fitzroy, then coached the club. Jayden Quick fought again tears throughout an emotional speech as he mirrored on a troublesome 12 months after successful Richmond’s Finest and Fairest award. Liam Ryan shows Brayden Maynard the ball before Brayden Ainsworth goes on to kick the goal ... Bec Beeson: 'You are your father's daughter' Bec Beeson opens up about the impact her father has had on her journey. He has grown up in Melbourne, he barracks for the Demons and he played his first handful of games for the Sandringham Dragons last year, squeezing into the side wherever he could and learning as much as possible from Josh Kelly, Christian Salem, Nathan Freeman and the other midfielders in preparation for playing a much bigger role in that part of the ground this year.

Source: Instagram Maynard with his grandfather Kenny Maynard. I had no idea about it until a few weeks ago," said Brayden, a rugged, robust midfielder. They’re doing it tough in Melbourne.

Maynard and his dad Peter Maynard (right) with South Australian under-12 teammates Harrison Viney and Billy Stretch and their fathers Jay Viney and Steven Stretch. Jayden Short wins the RICH B&F2020 H&A games with 400+ metres gained1x: 68 players2x: 433x: 314x: 175x: 96x: 107x: 58x: 59x: Brayden Maynard, Lachie Neale, Zach Merrett10x: Patrick Dangerfield, Brodie Smith11x: Jake Lloyd12x: 13x: JAYDEN SHORT @Richmond_FC @AFL. Brayden Maynard with his grandfather Graham Campbell, who played 151 games with Fitzroy. “It definitely would have been a bit different this year if the Crows had been there,'' he said. “It’s an incredible honour to his dad, he strived for that. Possibly most concerning of all was to come, when Adam Treloar disappeared into the rooms before three-quarter time with a hamstring injury. As his voice cracked, Martin — who was standing behind sShort — put a reassuring hand on his mate’s shoulder. From 2019, fans will no longer be able to subscribe to AFL Live Pass through the AFL website. Brayden Maynard calls Longmuir a dog Fremantle fans might have been stoked by the club signing Justin Longmuir as their new coach, but there’s one person who seems very unhappy about it - Collingwood’s Brayden Maynard. Short was brilliant in the decider but 2020 has been harder for him than most. Shortly after Ruscoe's goal, Sam Reid found Sam Wicks – a Swans Academy product who was promoted from Category B status last week – unattended down the other end. His third kick was also a behind, off a snap.

... Brayden Maynard … AFL: Richmond defender Jayden Short has caused a boilover in the club's best and fairest count, upsetting Dustin Martin. He really gets the reward he deserves. Ruscoe's set-shot finish from his second kick was excellent, after he misfired from close range on his first. All times AEDT (GMT +11). The Magpies have been dealt a blow with forward Will Hoskin-Elliott out for the game following an injury. They lost Will Hoskin-Elliott (knee) in the first quarter, with coach Nathan Buckley revealing at half-time he had suffered some bone bruising at minimum. Obviously it’s had its challenges this year but it’s an unbelievable place to be and I love everyone.

From a club point of view, Fitzroy is the one in our family's history, much more so than the Crows.". The story goes like this. “He’s probably a little bit underrated but he had an incredible season and it’s well deserved.”. My brother, Corey, is five years older and we were always competitive growing up, whether it was with the footy, the basketball or the PlayStation remote. Daicos finished with a career-high 25 disposals and almost 500m gained to be among the Pies' best players, while Taylor Adams (29), Treloar (25) and Brayden Sier (23) ensured they won the contest battle. Collingwood's 6.14 (50) to 6.5 (41) win at the Gabba on Thursday night came at a cost, with Will Hoskin-Elliott (knee), Adam Treloar (hamstring) and Isaac Quaynor (lower leg) all suffering game-ending injuries. He was coached there for a while by Graham Campbell, Brayden's grandfather, who went there after finishing at Fitzroy. Dustin Martin placed a reassuring hand on Jayden Short’s shoulder as the Tigers star’s voice wavered talking about his dad’s death.

The problem? You can access more content with Watch AFL. Collingwood's Isaac Quaynor leaves the field on a stretcher after this incident. “I just want to say thanks to my mum, my sister, my girlfriend. Short had an exceptional year, gaining 400m or more in 13 home-and-away games to sit top of the pile across the entire AFL in 2020. That didn't stop Adelaide from asking the AFL earlier this year if there was any way it could have first call on Brayden - whether there were any pre-season, night series or other matches that hadn't been counted and could be tacked on to his tally. “But I’m proud of you guys and I love you to bits. “I’m like everyone else in the draft, I’m trying to play as well as I can every week and then I'll have to wait to see what happens. Then Brayden Maynard – responsible for prolific Swan Tom Papley – spent time off the ground in the second term with a shoulder complaint, although he returned after the long break. Brayden was six years away from being born, and Peter went on to play another couple of seasons with Woodville-West Torrens, passing the 200-game mark easily, and no one knew what Adelaide's version of the father-son rule would look like, with the SANFL clubs ultimately divided between the two AFL teams. How Brayden Maynard almost became Adelaide's first father-son draftee. Brayden Maynard was born in Adelaide, but lived there only briefly. “Sorry if I’ve missed anyone, but thanks.”, RELATED: Hidden detail in iconic AFL Grand Final photo, RELATED: Reality TV star celebrates premiership with AFL champ, Jayden Short was the Tigers’ best this year.Source:Getty Images. “To win this it’s an amazing feeling and it’s a little bit of recognition for a little bit of hard work that I’ve had to put in along the way. >> WATCH THE HIGHLIGHTS IN THE PLAYER ABOVE. Shocking inaccuracy through the first half almost cost Collingwood its fifth win of the season.

Possibly most concerning of all was to come, when Adam Treloar disappeared into the rooms before three-quarter time with a hamstring injury. Looking to the future: Brayden Maynard.Credit:Michael Clayton-Jones. Peter Maynard grew up in Shepparton, joined the Demons as a zone player and managed eight games in four years before being told he wouldn't be kept on for 1982. "But back then it was the last thing anyone would have been thinking about. news.com.au — Australia’s leading news site, Get your 14-day free trial & start streaming instantly >, Hidden detail in iconic AFL Grand Final photo, Reality TV star celebrates premiership with AFL champ. "It was pretty funny to find out how close it was and four games is nothing, but I guess that sort of stuff can just happen throughout footy careers. Coincidentally, the coach who dropped Peter was Graham Cornes, who became Adelaide's first coach the next year. And then he opened up on a tough year off the field in a heartfelt acceptance speech. More from AFL. Debutants waste no timeIt took just three minutes of the second quarter on Thursday night for Collingwood and Sydney to double the number of goals scored in the opening term. Brayden has enjoyed being one of the older kids this season, having more responsibility and trying to set an example in games. But you grow up knowing it’s going to be like that, and I don’t care which club I end up at, as long as I get to go somewhere and get my chance.". I lost my old man,” Short said during his acceptance speech. She has won awards from the Australian Football Media Association and AFL Players Association for her feature writing, and specialised for many years in covering junior football and the AFL draft. He is a talented player in the same position as so many other kids: in the mix, trying to prove himself, intending to do whatever he can to make sure a club calls his name. Brayden will be in this year's draft, and has no idea which club he will end up at. Jackson Thurlow's incredible goal from beyond 50m after slapping the ball onto his right boot, left just two points separating the sides. “I didn’t know what was going to happen this year. "But it's funny how things work out, because if Brayden has an emotional attachment to any of the clubs, it would probably be Brisbane. "I had to go and ask dad about it, get him to tell me the whole story.". Making matters worse, Sydney booted five goals without a miss from only 11 forward-50 entries, compared to Collingwood's 31. His father started out at Melbourne, played for many years in Adelaide, and has worked at Carlton, the Demons and Crows. Some of the most wayward kicking of the season: six behinds without a goal at the first break and a 2.10 half-time scoreline that left them trailing Sydney's five straight goals. “Thanks to my girlfriend for all the support, all my mates back home, all you players, coaches and the staff for making this such an enjoyable place.

The problem was the Pies were an extraordinary 1.10 when the siren sounded, before Jamie Elliott finally put through their second goal. Collingwood's horror injury tollAlready missing influential captain Scott Pendlebury, Jeremy Howe and Jordan De Goey, the Magpies ended the night with even fewer healthy warriors. “I love this club, I love this group, the coaches. Had he not been dropped from the 1990 finals series, he would probably have played those four games, and Brayden would have been tied to Adelaide, and possibly become the club's first father-son draftee at the end of this season. Under those rules, players had to have reached 200 games before 1991 - when the Crows played their first game - for their sons to be eligible. All Cornesy said to me was go back, play in the seconds and get a bit of form, which was the correct decision, but I never made it back. They had 15 of the first 16 inside 50s against Sydney at the Gabba on Thursday night, and led the clearances 8-1 at quarter-time. Had Peter Maynard played four more games for Glenelg, he would have reached 200 games. He will enjoy the challenge of doing it at a more demanding level on Sunday, in his second match for Vic Metro. He did, but that was where he stayed. “I’ve honestly loved my time here. However, the performance almost went to waste. In fact, Sydney had the momentum before Quaynor went down injured, with a delay in the game as the stretcher came out allowing Collingwood time to compose, ahead of Daicos' heroics.

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Wicks made no mistake, to ensure he would have a story to tell from his first foray into the big time.

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