Trent Cotchin

Trent Cotchin wants Tigers' finals pain to 'burn in the gut'

Jon Pierik As Richmond turns its attention to list management, captain Trent Cotchin wants the pain of another brief finals series to ensure the Tigers have a "burning desire" for redemption next season.

Tiger Trent Cotchin has no interest in finals fairy tale talk

Trent Cotchin

Richmond captain Trent Cotchin doesn't believe in fairy tales.

Trent Cotchin's new captaincy style the key to Tigers' turnaround

Richmond captain Trent Cotchin.

Liam Mannix If Richmond's hot streak is built on raised training standards, then that in turn may be built on the hard line club captain Trent Cotchin has started to take with teammates.

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Trent Cotchin questions Richmond's commitment

Trent Cotchin leads the Tigers from the field.

Jon Pierik In a season gone wrong, Richmond captain Trent Cotchin says the Tigers have been guilty of "picking and choosing" in terms of their commitment to winning the contest.

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Why Trent Cotchin falls just short of the game's best players

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Garry Lyon That Trent Cotchin is a star is beyond doubt. But, for some reason, I have him sitting just a rung below the very best players in the competition.

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Trent Cotchin can't do it all for Tigers

Rohan Connolly

Rohan Connolly A great deal has changed at Richmond over the last five years.

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AFL umpires coach didn't like the way Trent Cotchin was treated by Brent Macaffer

Brent Macaffer and Trent Cotchin tussle at the MCG on Friday night

Daniel Cherny It was clearly the most contentious issue to emerge from Friday night's blockbuster, and the senior coach of the AFL umpires admitted he was displeased with the manner in which Richmond captain Trent...

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Tigers shirked contests says skipper Trent Cotchin

Trent Cotchin leads Richmond from the field after the Collingwood loss.

Jake Niall Richmond skipper Trent Cotchin has singled out instances when players shirked contests as a factor in the Tigers' disappointing loss to Collingwood, saying that some players ''weren't willing to go''...

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Teammates should help Trent Cotchin, says Richmond coach

A hard man: Damien Hardwick.

Jesse Hogan Rather than looking outside for protection for midfield general Trent Cotchin, Richmond coach Damien Hardwick is demanding protection from relentless tagging from within when his team kicks off the...

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Hard work and teammates help Richmond's Trent Cotchin bounce back against Lions

Welcome back mate: Daniel Jackson was pleased with the effort of captain Trent Cotchin in bouncing back to form.

Daniel Cherny Blanketed last weekend by Collingwood's Brent Macaffer, Richmond skipper Trent Cotchin charged back into form on Thursday night with 32 disposals against the Brisbane Lions.

Brent Harvey suspended for North Melbourne's preliminary final

Brent Harvey during a training session on Monday.

Jesse Hogan Brent Harvey's hopes of playing in North Melbourne's first preliminary final in seven years rest on the tribunal not taking Joel Selwood's cut eyebrow as proof the bump, and resulting head clash,...

Age Footballer of the Year: Round 23 votes

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Round 23 votes for the Age Footballer of the Year award for the 2014 premiership season.

The convoy of the true believers

The Tigers celebrate their unlikely victory over the Swans.

Michael Gleeson That Richmond managed to win just three games from its their first 13 matches and did not feast on the coach, the president, the boot-studder, the recruiter, or the prized draft pick was notable.

Dustin Martin makes giant strides with the Tigers

Richmond's Nathan Gordon and Dustin Martin celebrate victory over Sydney.

Michael Gleeson Dustin Martin almost a Giant, always a Tiger.

New faces aplenty in All-Australian shortlist

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Jesse Hogan More than half of the 40 players shortlisted for this year's All-Australian team are in contention to make the final cut for the first time.

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2014 AFL finals teams: week one

The selected line-ups for week one of the 2014 AFL finals series.

Richmond Tigers beat Sydney Swans to reach back-to-back AFL finals

Brett Deledio

Andrew Wu There are times when eighth place is more important than first, and Sydney and Richmond proved that on Saturday night.

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Tigers stand to gain from Port guernsey furore

Port Adelaide players warm up before a training session at Adelaide Oval on Saturday.

Ashley Porter Finals have always been talked up as battles of defences, perhaps more so since 2009.

Cotchin and Hardwick defend decision to kick into wind

Kicking in the wind: Damien Hardwick.

Michael Gleeson Richmond captain Trent Cotchin and coach Damien Hardwick dismissed the significance of the decision to kick into the wind after winning the toss against Port Adelaide.

Fremantle holds no fear for us: Ken Hinkley

Ashley Porter Port Adelaide would not be heading to Perth to play Fremantle with any fear after Sunday's stunning win, according to coach Ken Hinkley.