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Cyril
Rioli

Height
177 cm
DOB
14-07-1989
Weight
80 kg
Debut
2008
Games
2017
7
Career
185
Goals
2017
5
Career
273
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
417
Avg
60
CyrilRioli

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs:
Clubs:
Debut: AFL 2008
Recruited from: St Marys (NT)/Scotch College
Brownlow Votes: -

Player Sponsorship

Gold
The Anderson Family

Silver
Wade Family

With his reconstructed hamstrings and new endurance-based fitness campaign, Rioli took his game to another level in 2015, which by any measurement was his best for the Hawks. Kicked 42 goals, including a career-best six against Geelong in round 20. He was No. 1 for goal assists (28) and third for tackles (104). Back to full fitness, Rioli missed just two games – he was sidelined for 13 matches the year before – and his new-found durability allowed him to play some great burst football through the midfield. Rioli’s last two weeks of the season were sublime, with key goals in the preliminary final and then a best-on-ground performance in the Grand Final. Re-signed until the end of 2019.


Player honours: 2nd best and fairest 2009, 2015; Norm Smith Medal 2015; All-Australian 2012, 2015; NAB AFL Rising Star nominee 2008; premiership sides 2008, 2013, 2014, 2015. Brownlow Medal: 2015 votes 7; career votes 36.
Draft history: 2007 NAB AFL Draft 1st round selection (Hawthorn) No. 12 overall.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2017 Season Average
    Games Played 7
    • Kicks 8.0
    • Handballs 4.4
    • Disposals 12.4
    • Marks 3.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.3
    • Tackles 3.1
    • Goals 0.7
    • AFL Fantasy 59.6

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 10 Geelong Cats Rd 4
Handballs 8 West Coast Eagles Rd 5
Disposals 15 Brisbane Lions Rd 8
Marks 4 Brisbane Lions Rd 8
Hit-outs 2 Adelaide Crows Rd 2
Tackles 6 West Coast Eagles Rd 5
Goals 1 Brisbane Lions Rd 8
AFL Fantasy 76 West Coast Eagles Rd 5

2017 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Essendon L 116 - 91 7 1 8 1 0 0 1 3 1 1 42
2 Adelaide Crows L 89 - 113 9 4 13 3 2 2 0 4 1 0 70
3 Gold Coast Suns L 139 - 53 5 8 13 4 0 1 0 3 1 1 63
4 Geelong Cats L 48 - 134 10 1 11 3 0 1 1 5 0 1 60
5 West Coast Eagles W 125 - 75 7 8 15 3 0 2 1 6 1 1 76
6 St Kilda L 55 - 130 - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Melbourne W 91 - 94 9 3 12 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 47
8 Brisbane Lions W 113 - 75 9 6 15 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 59
9 Collingwood L 90 - 72 - - - - - - - - - - -
10 Sydney Swans W 75 - 81 - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Port Adelaide L 98 - 47 - - - - - - - - - - -
12 Gold Coast Suns L 79 - 95 - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Adelaide Crows W 82 - 96 - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
16 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
18 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
21 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 5 - L: 8 56 31 87 21 2 6 3 22 5 7 417

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 185
    • Kicks 9.3
    • Handballs 5.9
    • Disposals 15.2
    • Marks 3.8
    • Hit-Outs 0.1
    • Tackles 4.6
    • Goals 1.5
    • AFL Fantasy 78.0

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 19 GWS Giants Rd 15, 2012
Handballs 17 Melbourne Rd 2, 2011
Disposals 29 Melbourne Rd 2, 2011
Marks 12 West Coast Eagles GF, 2015
Hit-outs 2 Adelaide Crows Rd 2, 2017
Tackles 14 Port Adelaide Rd 11, 2012
Goals 6 Geelong Cats Rd 20, 2015
AFL Fantasy 159 GWS Giants Rd 15, 2012

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2017 Hawthorn 56 31 87 21 2 6 3 22 5 7 417
2016 Hawthorn 196 92 288 77 1 26 32 128 47 13 1741
2015 Hawthorn 234 134 368 103 5 24 19 104 42 23 1942
2014 Hawthorn 112 72 184 49 1 8 8 45 20 8 920
2013 Hawthorn 136 89 225 51 2 17 10 63 19 14 1108
2012 Hawthorn 218 142 360 77 2 32 7 121 39 22 1922
2011 Hawthorn 190 117 307 78 1 21 7 93 29 16 1601
2010 Hawthorn 203 143 346 81 7 26 21 98 27 10 1672
2009 Hawthorn 168 129 297 74 0 31 23 89 21 21 1449
2008 Hawthorn 200 145 345 98 0 27 20 87 24 19 1662

Legend

K
Kicks
H
Handballs
D
Disposals
M
Marks
HO
Hit-outs
FF
Frees For
FA
Frees Against
T
Tackles
G
Goals
B
Behinds
AF
AFL Fantasy points

Milestones

Milestones:
50 games – Round 7 vs West Coast, 8-May-2010
100 games – Round 18 vs Essendon, 27-Jul-2012
150 games – Round 19 vs West Coast, 8-Aug-2015

AFL Awards:
Premiership side: 2008, 2013, 2014, 2015
Norm Smith Medal: 2015
All Australian Team: 2012, 2015
NAB AFL Rising Star 2008 nominee

Club Awards:
Best First Year – 2008
Peter Crimmins Medal – 2nd Club Champion (2009, 2015)

Brownlow Votes: 36