Tim Kelly has extended his AFLCA coaches votes lead to a strong 13-vote buffer over his nearest rival.

Ben Cunnington is now second behind Kelly’s 78 total votes with 65 of his own, overtaking Patrick Cripps who sits on 62.

The second-year Cat received nine votes for his 33 disposals, nine clearance and two goals against the Crows.


Kelly now has the second highest count of games with more than six votes after 14 games of a season.

Joel Selwood earned the equal highest return of his season with seven votes for his 33 touches.

Mark Blicavs’ move into the ruck saw him take home five votes, while Tom Stewart received three votes and Gryan Miers two.

Adelaide’s Paul Seedsman was the only Crow to poll, nabbing four votes.

Coaches Votes – Round 15 vs Adelaide

9 Votes – Tim Kelly
7 Votes – Joel Selwood
5 Votes – Mark Blicavs
4 Votes – Paul Seedsman
3 Votes – Tom Stewart
2 Votes – Gryan Miers