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Throwback Thursday: AFL Trivia (Quiz)

While the footy's not on, test your knowledge with some classic trivia. How much do you remember from the last couple of decades?


  1. 1 Who won the 1995 Brownlow Medal?

    1. Gavin Wanganeen
    2. Paul Kelly
    3. Robert Harvey
    4. Greg Williams
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Paul Kelly

    Kelly won the medal polling 21 votes.

  2. 2 Which club won just their third flag in 1996?

    1. St. Kilda
    2. Footscray
    3. North Melbourne
    4. West Coast
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    North Melbourne

    The Roos beat the Swans by 43 points to win the flag in 1996.

  3. 3 Which VFL Club was Dennis Cometti signed to, but never played a game for due to injury?

    1. Richmond
    2. Carlton
    3. Collingwood
    4. Footscray
    Correct!
    Wrong!
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    Footscray

    The great commentator spent time on the Dogs' list without playing a game.

  4. 4 In what year did the Brisbane Bears dissolve?

    1. 1991
    2. 1994
    3. 1996
    4. 1999
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1996

    The Bears folded in 1996, merging with Fitzroy Football Club to form Brisbane Lions.

  5. 5 Who knocked Dermott Brereton to the floor in the opening stages on the 1989 VFL Grand Final?

    1. Paul Couch
    2. Gary Ablett Snr.
    3. Mark Yeates
    4. Bruce Lindner
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Mark Yeates

    Following Malcolm Blight's orders, Yeates took out Brereton in the opening moments of the game.

  6. 6 How old was Graham Cornes when he made his VFL debut for North Melbourne?

    1. 17
    2. 22
    3. 28
    4. 31
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    31

    Cornes wasn't given the opportunity until he was into his thirties!

  7. 7 How many possessions did Cameron Mooney collect playing for North Melbourne in the 1999 Grand Final?

    Tough one to finish about the Geelong star's time at North Melbourne.

    1. 0
    2. 2
    3. 5
    4. 27
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    0

    Mooney didn't touch the ball once during the Roos' fourth premiership 

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Joel Bowes

Joel is a passionate Adelaide Crows supporter and has always loved his footy. Being a member of Real Sport's Aussie Rules writing team, Joel enjoys bringing quality content to other footy lovers via both opinion and in depth research.

Throwback Thursday: AFL Trivia (Quiz)

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