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Taylor unfazed by Geelong's finals record

Harry Taylor says the Cats aren't concerned about their recent finals record heading into Friday's qualifying final against Collingwood.

4:19pm  Sep 5, 2019

Blitzing the Field

Harry Taylor reflects on the development of Mark Blicavs ahead of his milestone game.

9:17am  Jul 19, 2019

The weird and wonderful Harry Taylor tales

We take a look back at some of the quirky moments from Harry Taylor ahead of his 250th game.

7:32pm  Jun 21, 2019

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Taylor on big finals moments

5:29pm  Sep 10, 2019

Harry Taylor press conf (QF)

1:11pm  Sep 5, 2019

Congratulations Harry Taylor

10:00am  Jun 22, 2019

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Harry
Taylor

Height
195 cm
DOB
12-06-1986
Weight
94 kg
Debut
2008
Games
2019
24
Career
261
Goals
2019
3
Career
74
2019 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1350
Avg
56
HarryTaylor

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: Geraldton Rovers
Clubs: Geelong
Debut:
2008
Recruited from: East Fremantle
Brownlow Votes: 40

Outlook

Harry has morphed from a super-consistent, ultra-reliable defensive cog to important swingman. An injury interrupted 2018 season saw Taylor only play eight games for the Cats.

Playing History

Draft History

Selected by Geelong with the 17th pick in 2007 national draft

Playing record

AFL
Geelong: 235 games, 71 goals (at end of 2018 season)
NAB Cup
Geelong: 18 games, 2 goals
VFL
Geelong: 2 games, 0 goals
WAFL
East Fremantle: 48 games

Milestone Games

 

Milestone

versus

round

venue

result

AFL debut

Essendon

rd 2, 2008

Telstra

W 99

Finals debut

St Kilda

QF, 2008

MCG

W 58

50th game

Sydney

rd 7, 2010

Skilled

W 67

100th game

West Sydney

rd 10, 2012

Simonds

W 65

150th game

Western Bulldogs

rd 16, 2014

Simonds

W 13

200th game

Richmond

rd 21, 2016

Simonds

W 4

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2019 Season Average
    Games Played 24
    • Kicks 7.8
    • Handballs 6.0
    • Disposals 13.8
    • Marks 4.8
    • Hit-Outs 0.1
    • Tackles 1.7
    • Goals 0.1
    • AFL Fantasy 56.3

2019 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 15 West Coast Eagles Rd 6
Handballs 13 Hawthorn Rd 5
Disposals 22 West Coast Eagles Rd 6
Marks 11 Western Bulldogs Rd 16
Hit-outs 2 Richmond Rd 12
Tackles 4 Gold Coast Suns Rd 10
Goals 1 Hawthorn Rd 5
AFL Fantasy 93 West Coast Eagles Rd 6

2019 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Collingwood W 65 - 72 7 9 16 6 0 2 0 3 0 0 71
2 Melbourne W 126 - 46 7 7 14 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 49
3 Adelaide Crows W 75 - 99 9 3 12 6 0 0 0 4 1 0 73
4 GWS Giants L 75 - 79 8 3 11 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 49
5 Hawthorn W 90 - 113 8 13 21 4 0 0 1 1 1 0 69
6 West Coast Eagles W 104 - 46 15 7 22 10 0 0 0 1 0 0 93
7 Essendon W 86 - 54 7 5 12 4 0 0 0 2 0 1 52
8 North Melbourne W 80 - 104 14 6 20 10 0 2 0 1 0 0 90
9 Western Bulldogs W 133 - 89 5 11 16 4 0 1 1 1 0 0 51
10 Gold Coast Suns W 64 - 91 4 5 9 1 0 1 0 4 0 0 42
11 Sydney Swans W 85 - 63 5 8 13 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 48
12 Richmond W 37 - 104 9 2 11 5 2 1 1 1 0 0 50
14 Port Adelaide L 67 - 56 7 7 14 4 0 1 2 1 0 0 46
15 Adelaide Crows W 96 - 69 9 7 16 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 68
16 Western Bulldogs L 71 - 55 10 7 17 11 0 1 0 1 0 1 83
17 St Kilda W 84 - 57 9 8 17 4 0 1 0 2 0 0 64
18 Hawthorn L 61 - 85 6 6 12 3 0 1 0 2 0 0 48
19 Sydney Swans W 80 - 107 6 9 15 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 57
20 Fremantle L 95 - 61 - - - - - - - - - - -
21 North Melbourne W 69 - 14 6 2 8 2 0 0 4 2 0 0 24
22 Brisbane Lions L 75 - 74 6 4 10 3 0 1 0 3 0 0 48
23 Carlton W 129 - 61 5 3 8 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 27
FW1 Collingwood L 51 - 61 7 3 10 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 41
SF West Coast Eagles W 88 - 68 8 5 13 3 0 1 1 2 0 0 49
PF Richmond L 85 - 66 9 5 14 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 58
TOTAL W: 17 - L: 8 186 145 331 114 2 14 12 40 3 2 1350

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 261
    • Kicks 8.5
    • Handballs 7.0
    • Disposals 15.6
    • Marks 6.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.2
    • Tackles 1.8
    • Goals 0.3
    • AFL Fantasy 65.8

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 20 Port Adelaide Rd 9, 2013
Handballs 18 Fremantle Rd 22, 2009
Disposals 33 Essendon Rd 10, 2015
Marks 19 Fremantle Rd 20, 2014
Hit-outs 11 Sydney Swans Rd 16, 2018
Tackles 8 West Coast Eagles Rd 7, 2016
Goals 6 GWS Giants Rd 10, 2012
AFL Fantasy 133 Fremantle Rd 20, 2014

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2019 Geelong Cats 186 145 331 114 2 14 12 40 3 2 1350
2018 Geelong Cats 58 39 97 30 14 7 3 12 4 4 430
2017 Geelong Cats 182 169 351 133 0 15 20 59 22 15 1621
2016 Geelong Cats 203 148 351 152 0 11 16 41 4 1 1513
2015 Geelong Cats 207 161 368 159 0 10 11 39 1 3 1562
2014 Geelong Cats 213 139 352 149 4 11 14 47 2 3 1540
2013 Geelong Cats 266 135 401 176 4 12 9 36 15 9 1828
2012 Geelong Cats 205 152 357 135 7 13 12 48 15 5 1595
2011 Geelong Cats 208 148 356 144 3 18 9 46 0 2 1532
2010 Geelong Cats 191 197 388 159 4 12 11 35 2 3 1582
2009 Geelong Cats 152 235 387 121 12 12 13 28 3 2 1406
2008 Geelong Cats 157 170 327 96 1 21 9 28 3 0 1224

Legend

K
Kicks
H
Handballs
D
Disposals
M
Marks
HO
Hit-outs
FF
Frees For
FA
Frees Against
T
Tackles
G
Goals
B
Behinds
AF
AFL Fantasy points

Awards

AFL

All Australian 2010, 2013
All Australian nominee
2011, 2012, 2014
International Rules vs. Ireland 2014
Brownlow Career Votes 40

Geelong

Runner up Best and Fairest 2013
Fifth Best and Fairest 2014
Best first year player 2008
Community champion 2012

East Fremantle

Third best and fairest 2007

Premierships

NAB Cup 2009 (Geelong dft. Collingwood)
AFL
2009 (Geelong dft. St Kilda)
AFL 2011 (Geelong dft. Collingwood)