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AFL Round 9 - Richmond v Essendon

May 25, 2013

Event:                   AFL Round 9 
Teams:                  Richmond v Essendon
Date:                     Saturday May 25, 2013
Start time:             7.50pm

Curtain-raiser:      Rio Tinto Cup (Northern v Southern) from 4.00pm

Gate opening:
Public/AFL members: 4.00pm
MCC members: 4.00pm

Car park opening:
Gate 3: 1.30pm
Gate 5: 3.00pm
Gate 6: 4.00pm
Gate 7: 2.30pm (media, corporate and disabled pass holders only)

Expected attendance: 85,000

Tickets: All public seats and standing room have sold out. General admission will not be available in the public areas of the stadium.

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

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