Practice Match v Melbourne at Casey Fields.
(2 games - "A" match and "B" match)
"A" match - Melbourne 14.9.93 def Richmond 12.10.82
Goals: Aarts 3, Riewoldt 2, Caddy 2,
"B" match - (three-terms only)
Richmond 11.5.71 def Melbourne 6.3.39
Players consisted of included Dow and Coleman-Jones (they also played in A grade match), Ben Miller and Bigoa Nyuon, Patrick Naish, Maurice Rioli Jr,
Community Series Match
Richmond v Collingwood at Docklands. (7.25pm start - originally was to be 7.10pm)
The original Community Series schedule was Richmond v Western Bulldogs , Sat Feb 7, Lavington Sportsground NSW, 4.40pm, and then Adelaide v Richmond , Sunday March 7, Flinders Uni Stadium SA, 12.40pm
Those two matches were later removed by the AFL due to limited travel moment because of Covid.
Dylan Grimes at the coin toss.
Richmond 15.15.105 def Carlton 11.14.80 at MCG
Football returns to the MCG since the 2019 GF.
Richmond unfurl 2 premiership flags at once. The actual unfurling of the 2019 flag is done by Cheryl Critchley, and the 2020 flag by Peggy O'Neal. Representatives from each League Premiership - family members, players - parade the flags around the ground. The two premiership cups are driven around the back of Jeeps.
Trent Cotchin is a late out due to illness. Jack Riewoldt captains the side.
At halftime of the Port vs Richmond, Ch7 interrupt the broadcast to announce the death of Prince Philip