List of AFL Grand Final Winners
In 2016, the Western Bulldogs appeared in their first Grand Final since 1961, beating the Sydney Swans by 22 points. The Bulldogs won three consecutive finals from a record seventh position on the ladder to progress through to the Grand Final.
AFL Grand Final
Despite appealing to the league and even announcing it intended to forfeit,  Essendon relented and played the game,  and Fitzroy won the inaugural grand final 5.8 (38) d. 3.5 (23) before a crowd of 16,538. South Melbourne players enter the field before the 1909 grand final.
VFL AFL Grand Final results
The first VFL Grand Final was played at the MCG in 1902 and, barring World War II, the 1991 Grand Final (played at Waverley Park), the 2020 Grand Final (played at The Gabba) and the 2021 Grand Final (played at Optus Stadium), every Grand Final has been played at the MCG. Match Results.
List Of AFL Grand Final Winners, Losers & Records
The AFL Grand Final has produced some of the most thrilling matches in any sporting code in the world. This table will summarise the AFL Grand Final results over the years, including the teams that have won, lost, the margin, the scores, and the crowd attendance of every AFL Grand Final since 1990.
AFL grand final: Melbourne and Western Bulldogs' longest
Geelong won the 1963 flag under coach Bob Davis but after a loss to Richmond in 1967’s grand final, it would be more than 20 years before they had another shot.
The 10 best AFL grand finals of the last 50 years
2. 2012 Sydney defeated Hawthorn by 10 points. A very credible case could be made that this was the best grand final of all. Hawthorn arguably played better football throughout 2012 than in their.
Demons win first premiership since 1964, thumping Bulldogs by
Christian Petracca won the Norm Smith Medal as the best on ground, with his 39 disposals equalling a record for an AFL grand final, as well as two impressive goals. Look back on our AFL grand final live blog. Live updates Latest Oldest A belated sign off for the blog! 25 Sep 2021, 12:55pm By Dean Bilton Getty Images.
2020 AFL Grand Final
Richmond’s Dustin Martin won the Norm Smith Medal as the player judged best on ground, becoming the first player in VFL/AFL history to win three Norm Smith Medals. The match was attended by 29,707 spectators, just short of the reduced capacity allowed at the venue under pandemic guidelines. Background [ edit].
2021 AFL Grand Final
Christian Petracca won the Norm Smith Medal. The win was Melbourne’s first premiership since 1964 . Background Host selection process Optus Stadium, host venue of the 2021 AFL Grand Final. For the second consecutive season, the COVID-19 pandemic caused alterations to the grand final scheduling.
AFL Grand Final 2021: Melbourne Demons win extraordinary
The final scoreline will not come close to adequately telling the tale of an extraordinary grand final. Perth’s first decider was one of four acts. First came Melbourne’s bruisingly-strong start.