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Contract extension for Dixon

First-year forward Hugh Dixon will be at the club until 2020

12:16pm  Aug 14, 2018

WAFL Watch: Dixon's six

Hugh Dixon kicked six goals for Peel Thunder on Saturday

1:23pm  Mar 26, 2018

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Hugh
Dixon

Height
194 cm
DOB
26-02-1999
Weight
95 kg
Debut
-
Games
2018
0
Career
0
Goals
2018
0
Career
0
2018 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
0
Avg
0
HughDixon

PLAYER BIO

AT A GLANCE

Recruited from: Kingsborough Tigers (TAS)
Draft information: National Draft 2017 - pick 44
Debut: Yet to debut
AFL clubs: Fremantle
Career Brownlow votes: -

SUMMARY
Taken with pick no.44 in the National Draft, the Tasmanian led the National Championships for contested marking, averaging 2.5 per game. Dixon will be given time to develop as he looks to build as a potential future key forward.

WHAT THE COACH SAYS (Brent Guerra)
Hugh had an injury-interrupted pre-season. He’s transitioned into training, being very low key and looks to be a very good player that’ll play up forward.

Q & A

Best set shot at your club? David Mundy

My coach often says … Make sure you check your opponent

Best advice you’ve received? Put your head over it

Least-preferred teammate on road trips and why? I haven’t travelled yet but I would go with Lee Spurr from what the others boys have said

Greatest footy moment before the AFL? Probably playing for Tasmania for the first time when I was 15

Funniest teammate? Andy Brayshaw

Which teammates pick themselves in AFL Fantasy? Tommy Sheridan

If you could enter a teammate for My Kitchen Rules, who would it be and why? Alex Pearce, he is an unreal cook

Favourite café AND what do you order? There’s a great café in Tassie called Born in Brunswick I would go for the spicy chicken burger with a soy cap

Guilty pleasure? Chocolate

Karaoke Song: My Happiness – Powderfinger

Coach’s pet: Bradley Hill

Most inspiring movie? The Blindside

Best concert attended? Falls Festival – the Vince Staples set was unbelievable

Passion outside of football? Basketball

Best trait? My compassion

Favourite movie character? Chris Tucker

Grand Final – day, twilight or night? Day

Bounce – yes or no? Yes

Favourite AFLW player? Lisa Webb

Most under rated AFL player? Ben Cunnington (North Melbourne)

Team barracked or as a kid? Hawthorn

Three apps you cant live without? Facebook, Instagram, Spotify

Do you have any pets? I don’t have any pets here but I had some at home

Favourite holiday spot? Fiji