It’s essentially the most thrilling a part of the AFL low season because the golf equipment get the chance to draft the highest younger AFL expertise within the nation. The 2019 AFL Draft is cut up throughout two days with the primary spherical alternatives occurring right now Wednesday twenty seventh November whereas the remainder of the draft might be accomplished the next day.
As was anticipated, Oakleigh Chargers pair and mates Matthew Rowell and Noah Anderson each go to the Gold Coast Suns with choose one and two, whereas Melbourne used their first choose to pick ruckman Luke Jackson from East Fremantle.
The Dockers handle to get three alternatives inside the highest ten, selecting up Hayden Younger and Caleb Serong with picks seven and eight, earlier than matching Carlton’s bid for academy choice Liam Henry at choose 9.
The gamers chosen within the first spherical of the 2019 AFL Draft are as follows:
Fremantle (matched bid)
GWS Giants (matched bid)
Woodville West Torrens
Sam De Koning
The 2019 runners-up GWS Giants used their first choice at choose 4 to safe speedy defender Lachlan Ash, whereas after a cross-town rivals Sydney have taken midfielder Dylan Stephens after a disappointing season.
New Adelaide coach Matthew Nicks might be pleased with the number of tall defender Fischer McAsey from the Sandringham Dragons. Nicks replaces Dom Pyke who selected to half methods with the Crows on the finish of 2019.
Carlton managed to shake up the draft, bidding for quite a few academy gamers, together with big-bodied midfielder Tom Inexperienced, forcing the GWS Giants to draft him with choose quantity ten.