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AFL Round 20 - Richmond v Essendon

Aug 08, 2014

Event: AFL Round 20
Teams: Richmond v Essendon
Date: Friday August 8, 2014
Start time: 7.50pm

Curtain-raiser:
Herald Sun Shield Grand Final
Box Hill Senior Secondary College v St Patrick's College, Ballarat (4.30pm start).

Gate opening:
Public/AFL members: 4.00pm (Gate 1, 3, 6) 6.00pm (Gate 4, 5, 7)
MCC members: 4.00pm

Car park opening:
Gate 3: 1.30pm
Gate 5: 3.00pm
Gate 6: 4.00pm
Gate 7: 7.00am (pass holders only)

Expected attendance: 60,000

General admission seating:

Great Southern Stand
M3-M6
Q1-Q3
Q4 (Rows F-DD)
Q5-Q11 (Rows P-DD)
Q12-Q15 (Rows U-DD)

Ponsford Stand
Q29-Q36

Olympic Stand
Q49-Q57

Cheersquad allocation:
Richmond - Bay M3 (Rows A-K) and Bay M4 (Rows A-K)
Essendon  - Bay M33 (Rows A-J)

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RUSSIAN powerpuncher Alex Povetkin took just 91 seconds to destroy Mike Perez and earn a shot at the world heavyweight championship.

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CONTROVERSIAL Reds star James O’Connor didn’t just make the blooper of the season on Friday - he also had a dressing room blow-up with a teammate.

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KANE Williamson’s unbeaten 92 rounded off a fine day’s work for New Zealand in the first Test against England at Lord’s overnight.

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IF Australia is unlikely to host football’s World Cup in the foreseeable future, then maybe 2015 will be looked back on as the year that brought the next best thing

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Ray Thomas suggests you get on Alberto Magic and Bohemian Lily as Royal Randwick and Doomben respectively.

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