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Golden Stubby – Round 5

Voting is now open for the Golden Stubby Award for Round 5. This week Dane Swan, Tom Rockliff, Patrick Dangerfield, Josh P Kennedy and Tomas Bugg are nominated for the coveted award. If you know a beer company who would love to be the naming rights sponsor, please contact us.

Voting is now open for the DT TALK Golden Stubby for Round 4. This coveted prize will be awarded to the player who excelled on the weekend, taking into account price, form, opponent and whatever else tickles your fancy!

This weeks nominations (collected by @WarnieDT through Twitter) are:

  • Dane Swan (171). The short priced favourite for 171 reasons. Plenty of coaches whacked the VC on him and took his score using the loophole… others may be brought him in this week. Whatever the case, this man was a beast and if you didn’t have the ANZAC Medalist in Round 5, you would have kicked yourself pretty hard!
  • Tom Rockliff (136). In the wet at the Gabba, Rocky had 32 touches backing up from his 143 last week. This is why people started with him – for this type of scoring! Roy was ultra happy with his purchase this week!
  • Patrick Dangerfield (140). The winner of the Showdown Medal, Danger has finally broken through for a thumping big score we all knew he was capable of. With 140, it was a nice way to bring up the first DT ton of the year.
  • Josh P Kennedy (149). The ex-Hawk smashed his old club and with a couple of 90s in his first two games, this thumper is what can make a unique mid-priced pick go well for you.
  • Tomas Bugg (96). The Tommy Bugg is putting his hand up for the DT Rookie of the Year for 2012 with his 3rd score in the 90s from his 5 games. Pretty awesome effort.

Who deserves the Golden Stubby for Round 5

  • Dane Swan (49%, 1,139 Votes)
  • Tom Rockliff (6%, 147 Votes)
  • Patrick Dangerfield (29%, 671 Votes)
  • Josh P Kennedy (7%, 172 Votes)
  • Tomas Bugg (9%, 221 Votes)

Total Voters: 2,347

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Unlucky to not get a gig in the poll: Hamish McIntosh, Jonathan Giles, Kade Simpson.

Stay tuned for the results. If you are a beer company looking at this, we’re looking for a sponsor of this awesome award (and much more brilliant exposure). Please contact us if you are a beer company and want to get on board!

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    April 30, 2012 at 9:17 am


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    April 30, 2012 at 9:20 am

    may want to review kennedy and rockliff’s scores…not that it matters that much anyway…but still!

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    April 30, 2012 at 9:31 am

    have 509,000$$ for a mid! Was goinng barlow but looking at scotty thompson price is it worth getting him in for that little extra cash???

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      April 30, 2012 at 11:27 am

      Pretty sure Pendles is around that price also. I’d be going either of those before Barlow.

      Not that Barlows bad.

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      April 30, 2012 at 12:12 pm

      wait two weeks and pick up mitchell
      his BE this week is like 160-170

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      April 30, 2012 at 12:20 pm

      I already have Thompson. Would be wary of bringing him in this week though given what Sydney did to Hawks mids (and Hawks in general, not one DT ton)…Mitchell’s dud score hurt me bad! Adel also have some tough games coming up, Syd, Geel, Carl, Coll, Fre and then of course the rnd 11 bye.

      Having said that, hoping he smashes it!

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        Albert Lloyd

        April 30, 2012 at 12:43 pm

        That’s a crap run for Thommo ;(

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      April 30, 2012 at 2:38 pm

      Get Josh Kennedy from the Swans. Unique pick and averaging in the 100’s. Mid priced as well

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    April 30, 2012 at 9:33 am

    Rockliff scored 136 not 128.

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    April 30, 2012 at 10:08 am

    My vote goes to Danger for getting me over the line in all my leagues!

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      April 30, 2012 at 1:57 pm

      I HATE Dangerfield!! Cost me a win by 1 point! :(

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        Albert Lloyd

        April 30, 2012 at 2:05 pm

        dat hurts man

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      April 30, 2012 at 5:09 pm

      Got me home by 10, gets my vote too!

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    April 30, 2012 at 10:14 am

    Obviously Swanny is going to win, but Patty was huge!

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    April 30, 2012 at 12:22 pm

    with swannies score, it should really be a vote for second place.

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    April 30, 2012 at 12:25 pm

    We’d expect Swan to go large but that was a break through game for Danger so he gets my vote this week. Not in my team either. Let’s see what he does over the next month though – can he back it up?

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      April 30, 2012 at 12:29 pm


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    April 30, 2012 at 1:16 pm

    Has to be Swan, though he did cost me a game so not all roses ;)

    Porps being out was a god send for me as Cameron as emergency was sweet!

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    April 30, 2012 at 2:25 pm

    Thommo stiff

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    April 30, 2012 at 2:51 pm

    Dangerman for sure, I had Swanny captain, but I think Dangerfield because he has had potential for a while but hasn’t ever quite turned it into points…until now! Smashed his previous best…unlike Swan who didn’t even match his previoust best, plus Dangerfield got me over the line in a couple of my leagues. Unfortunately he couldn’t get me the win in one of my leagues though, perilously close :(

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    April 30, 2012 at 2:59 pm

    I would like to nominate Jarrod Harbrow. A sacrificial lamb to the DT gods.

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    April 30, 2012 at 3:42 pm

    There should be one option only – Swan.

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    April 30, 2012 at 3:55 pm

    Some people will be enjoying a few A-grades warming their pine this week with Ablett. A la Selwood & possibly Sandi for another week.

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    April 30, 2012 at 4:24 pm

    Danger for mine. Yes Swan was huge, but we all know that Swan can go big. Dangerfield finally broke through the 100 barrier (I think only one last year maybe?) and did so convincingly. In my eyes, its not the “highest score of the week stubby”.

    Also swan made me loose my main league match…

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    April 30, 2012 at 4:28 pm

    Bugg for me, 96 as a DEFENDER

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    April 30, 2012 at 4:44 pm

    Okay, so I have Mumford, McIntosh, Giles and Stephenson in my ruck dept. WHAT DO I DO WITH MUMFORD! (If hes out again this week) I’m happy with keeping Mc and Giles in as starting players, but they both share a round 11 bye.
    Thoughts please

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      Mr Burns

      April 30, 2012 at 4:57 pm

      ill state the obvious here its round 5 chill out relax and let the good times roll gills is solid and the no.1 cash cow atm by then mummy will be back and you can sideways gilles into cox at this rate

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    April 30, 2012 at 5:03 pm

    My vote is for Swan, although if I went by the one that helped me DT score this week, I’d go with Dangerfield. HMac must have been close to nomination this week as well surely.

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    April 30, 2012 at 5:13 pm

    I have andrew swallow at the moment trade or keep ???

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    April 30, 2012 at 5:15 pm

    I have Andrew Swallow at the moment trade or keep ?

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    April 30, 2012 at 5:20 pm

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    April 30, 2012 at 5:42 pm

    come on danger!!

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    April 30, 2012 at 6:32 pm

    As a non-owner, my vote would be for hmac as his score smashed so many other popular ruck choices and would have had a huge impact on relative overall scores.

    Yes, i realise that swan vc or c also had a big impact :-)

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