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AFL Life Membership: If selected to play in this weekend's Preliminary Final, Corey Enright (GEEL) - currently under an injury cloud - will qualify for AFL Life Membership with the Preliminary Final being his 300th official game. His career tally is 266 premiership matches, 32 preseason games and one State of Origin match.
100 games: Matt de Boer (FRE)
100 games: Shane Mumford (SYD)
Club Record Finals: Jude Bolton (SYD). The Preliminary Final will be Bolton's 26th Final, the most by any player in the history of South Melbourne/Sydney.
Club Record Finals: Jimmy Bartel (GEEL). The Preliminary Final will be Bartel's 24th Final, the most by any player in the club's history.
Most Consecutive Wins against a Grand Final victor: Geelong.
Since losing the 2008 Grand Final to the Hawks, the Cats have won their last 11 matches against Hawthorn. This is the longest winning streak after a Grand Final loss to the same opponent in League history. Since the 2008 Grand Final, the Cats have defeated Hawthorn in 2009 (Rounds One and 17), 2010 (Rounds Two and 15), 2011 (Rounds Five, 12 and the Qualifying Final), 2012 (Rounds 2 and 19) and 2013 (Rounds One and 15).
Source: Patrick Keane, AFL Media Release
Article last changed on Monday, September 12, 2022 - 5:19 PM EDT