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Encyclopedia > Jason Dunstall
Jason Dunstall
Image:Dunstall Jason.jpg
Personal Info
Birth August 14, 1964 (1964-08-14) (age 42), Brisbane, Queensland
Recruited from Coorparoo
Height/Weight 188cm / 100+ kg
Playing Career┬╣
Debut 1985, Hawthorn vs. {{{debutopponent}}}, at {{{debutstadium}}}
Team(s) Hawthorn (1985-1998)

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Career Highlights

Jason Dunstall (born in Brisbane, Queensland on August 14, 1964), is a former Australian rules football player for the Hawthorn Football Club of the AFL. He was widely regarded as one of the greatest full-forwards and the greatest Queensland born player of all time. The Peter Crimmins Medal is an Australian rules football award given to the player(s) from the Hawthorn Football Club deemed best and fairest for the season. ... Hawthorn Football Club, nicknamed The Hawks, are an Australian rules football club playing in the Australian Football League (AFL). ... Hawthorn Football Club, nicknamed The Hawks, are an Australian rules football club playing in the Australian Football League (AFL). ... State of Origin is the name used in Australia for sporting events or other competitions which involve teams from different States or Territories. ... The Coleman Medal is awarded yearly to the Australian Football League player who kicks the most goals in regular-season matches in that year. ... Brisbane (pronounced ) is the capital and most populous city of the Australian state of Queensland, as well as the third largest city in Australia. ... Capital Brisbane Government Constitutional monarchy Governor Quentin Bryce Premier Peter Beattie (ALP) Federal representation  - House seats 28  - Senate seats 12 Gross State Product (2004-05)  - Product ($m)  $158,506 (3rd)  - Product per capita  $40,170/person (6th) Population (End of November 2006)  - Population  4,164,590 (3rd)  - Density  2. ... is the 226th day of the year (227th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1964 (MCMLXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1964 calendar). ... High marking is a key skill and spectator attribute of Aussie Rules Precise field and goal kicking using the oval shaped ball is the key skill in Aussie Rules Football Australian rules football, also known as Australian football, Aussie rules, or simply football or footy is a code of football... Hawthorn Football Club, nicknamed The Hawks, are an Australian rules football club playing in the Australian Football League (AFL). ... The Australian Football League (AFL), formerly known as the Victorian Football League, and sometimes known as the VFL/AFL, is the elite Australian national competition in the sport of Australian rules football. ...


He attended the Anglican Church Grammar School from 1977-1981 This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


VFL/AFL career

Jason Dunstall was recruited from the Coorparoo Football Club in Queensland, playing his entire career for the Melbourne based Hawthorn Hawks and making his VFL/AFL football debut in 1985. Capital Brisbane Government Constitutional monarchy Governor Quentin Bryce Premier Peter Beattie (ALP) Federal representation  - House seats 28  - Senate seats 12 Gross State Product (2004-05)  - Product ($m)  $158,506 (3rd)  - Product per capita  $40,170/person (6th) Population (End of November 2006)  - Population  4,164,590 (3rd)  - Density  2. ... Melbourne (pronounced ) is the second most populous city in Australia, with a metropolitan area population of approximately 3. ... Hawthorn Football Club logo The Hawthorn Football Club, known by their nickname The Hawks are an Australian rules football club playing in the Australian Football League. ... VFL/AFL is the term used to refer to the competition established in 1897, which was originally known as the Victorian Football League. ... Year 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays 1985 Gregorian calendar). ...


Nicknamed Piggy due to his stocky physique, Jason Dunstall has proved himself to be one of the greatest full-forwards to have ever played, kicking 1254 goals, a feat only exceeded by Tony Lockett with 1360 and Gordon Coventry with 1299. Full-forward is a position in Australian Rules Football with a key focus on kicking goals. ... Anthony Howard Tony Lockett (born in Ballarat on March 9, 1966) is a former Australian rules football player. ... Gordon Coventry was an Australian Rules Football player who played the full-forward position for the Collingwood Football Club in the great Collingwood teams of the 1920s and 1930s. ...


He kicked 100 goals in a season a record six times and won the Coleman Medal in 1988, 1989 and 1992. The Coleman Medal is awarded yearly to the Australian Football League player who kicks the most goals in regular-season matches in that year. ...


In May 1992, he kicked a career best of 17 goals in a game against the Richmond Football Club. The Richmond Football Club, nicknamed The Tigers, is an Australian rules football club playing in the Australian Football League. ...


At 188 cm, Dunstall was not an overly tall full-forward and was not known for taking overhead marks. Instead, he often used his explosive pace off the mark to lead into space enabled him to take trademark chest marks and diving marks. Other times, he used his stocky 100 kg + frame to outbody opponents. Often he would physically wrestle his opponents for position - a technique no longer allowed in the modern game. cm redirects here, alternate uses: cm (disambiguation) A centimetre (symbol cm; American spelling: centimeter) is an SI unit of length. ... Full-forward is a position in Australian Rules Football with a key focus on kicking goals. ... The U.S. National Prototype Kilogram, which currently serves as the primary standard for measuring mass in the U.S. It was assigned to the United States in 1889 and is periodically recertified and traceable to the primary international standard, The Kilogram, held at the Bureau International des Poids et...


Dunstall had an extremely high accuracy in kicking goals from set shots. These techniques, as well as his ability to shrug tackles and snap goals more than made up for his lack of height.


Dunstall played in premiership sides in 1986, 1988, 1989 and 1991. He also played in 5 night premierships. Year 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link displays 1986 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link displays 1988 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays 1989 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the 1991 Gregorian calendar). ... The NAB Cup is the pre-season/night series Australian rules football competition of the Australian Football League, sponsored by National Australia Bank. ...


He represented both Queensland and Victoria in State of Origin including the famous 1989 Victoria vs South Australia match where he lined up alongside 2 other great full-forwards in Gary Ablett and Tony Lockett in front of a record crowd of 91,960. State of Origin is the name used in Australia for sporting events or other competitions which involve teams from different States or Territories. ... Gary Ablett, Sr (born October 1, 1961) is a former champion Australian rules football player. ... Anthony Howard Tony Lockett (born in Ballarat on March 9, 1966) is a former Australian rules football player. ...


From 1995-98, he captained the Hawks.


Dunstall was unfortunate to narrowly miss the prestigious Brownlow Medal on several occasions, finishing twice second, and twice third in voting (Tony Lockett is the only player of Dunstall's field position to have won the medal). Dunstall was renowned for being fair player and despite his intimidating size in an era when the game was notorious for behind-the-play incidents, he was well respected by umpires and rarely if ever reported during his career. The Charles Brownlow Trophy, better known as the Brownlow Medal and colloquially as Charlie, is the medal awarded to the best and fairest player in the Australian Football League during the regular season (ie not including finals matches) as decided upon by umpires. ... In sports, an umpire is an official appointed to rule on plays and procedure. ...


Jason Dunstall qualified for the prestigious All-Australian side in 1988, 1989, 1992 and 1994, and was also part of the Hawthorn Team of the Century. He retired at the end of season 1998 after 269 games. The All-Australian Team is an all star team of Australian rules footballers, selected by a panel at the end of each season. ... Year 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1992 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display full 1994 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ...


Post-football

Dunstall has been guest commentator on the Seven Network and radio station 3AW. The Seven Network is an Australian television network, owned by the Seven Media Group. ... A radio station is an audio (sound) broadcasting service, traditionally broadcast through the air as radio waves (a form of electromagnetic radiation) from a transmitter to an antenna and a thus to a receiving device. ... 3AW is a radio station in Melbourne, Australia on 693KHz AM. It began transmission in February 1932 as Melbournes fifth commercial radio station. ...


Dunstall recently held the position of interim CEO at Hawthorn, and currently works on radio station Triple M as a commentator. His stint as CEO led to the nickname of "The Chief", which has eventually evolved into "The Chieftain". His mannerisms on Fox Footy and Triple M lean towards professionalism, which at times can be seen as too serious (as on the 80's Heritage Round episode of The Footy Show on July 20, 2006.) He is the focus on continual baiting by his Triple M co-commentators and is nicknamed "The Ugandan National Symbol" for his gorilla-like style, attitude and demeanour. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is the job of having the ultimate executive responsibility or authority within an organization or corporation. ... Hawthorn Football Club, nicknamed The Hawks, are an Australian rules football club playing in the Australian Football League (AFL). ... Triple M is a network of radio stations owned by the Austereo Radio Network. ... Heritage Round is a round of matches in the Australian Football League in which all the teams wear guernseys from their past. ... The Footy Show is an Australian sports television program, shown on the Nine Network and its affiliates. ... is the 201st day of the year (202nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays full 2006 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


He has also hosted various television shows, including Channel 7's Live and Kicking, Fox Footy's Saturday Central (with Wayne Carey), On the Couch and League Teams. Channel 7 can mean: A small US-based personal computer game developer most famous for Iron Seed, a game set in space. ... Fox Footy Channel is a channel exclusively dedicated to Australian rules football, in particular the AFL. The channel was created after the Foxtel consortium won the rights to the AFL; formerly a key feature of Optus Vision programming. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ...


He is now a host of Triple M radio show "The Gospel" with Nathan Brown (Western Bulldogs/Richmond Tigers), Peter Everitt (St.Kilda Saints/Hawthorn Hawks/Sydney Swans) and Nick Riewoldt (St. Kilda Saints). For the Australian rules footballer with Melbourne, see Nathan D. Brown Nathan Gordon Brown (born February 10, 1978) is an Australian rules footballer, in the Australian Football League. ... Peter Spida Everitt (born May 3, 1974) is an Australian rules footballer who plays for the Sydney Swans. ... Nick Riewoldt (born October 17, 1982) was the captain of the St Kilda Football Club in the Australian Football League for the 2005 season before being replaced by Luke Ball in 2006. ...


Australian Football was nowhere near as popular in Brisbane during Dunstall's career as it is in the 21st century. The Brisbane Bears were formed 2 years after his debut and he did not return to take part in the new club. Despite a highly decorated VFL/AFL career to this day Dunstall remains relatively unknown in his home state but is regarded as a superstar in Victoria. The Brisbane Bears Football Club was the first Queensland-based club in the Victorian Football League. ...


External links


Players with 1000 goals
Tony Lockett | Gordon Coventry |
Jason Dunstall | Doug Wade | Gary Ablett


Anthony Howard Tony Lockett (born in Ballarat on March 9, 1966) is a former Australian rules football player. ... Gordon Coventry was an Australian Rules Football player who played the full-forward position for the Collingwood Football Club in the great Collingwood teams of the 1920s and 1930s. ... Douglas G. Wade (born 16 October 1941) is a former Australian rules footballer who played for the Geelong Football Club and North Melbourne Football Club. ... Gary Ablett, Sr (born October 1, 1961) is a former champion Australian rules football player. ...

1991 Hawthorn Hawks Premiership Squad
Captain: Tuck | Allan | Anderson | Ayres | Brereton | Collins | Condon | Dear | Dunstall | Gowers | Hall | Hudson | Jarman | Jencke | Lawrence | Langford | Mew | Morrissey | Platten | Pritchard | Coach: Joyce
Preceded by
Tony Lockett
Coleman Medallist
1988-1989
Succeeded by
John Longmire
Preceded by
Tony Lockett
Coleman Medallist
1992
Succeeded by
Gary Ablett
Preceded by
Jim Stynes
Leigh Matthews Trophy
1992
Succeeded by
Gary Ablett

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