Full Name: TOM LYNCH
Date of Birth: 31/10/1992
Debut: 21/03/2019, Rd 1 vs Carlton
Seasons: 2019 -
On October 8 2018, Richmond signed Lynch as a restricted free agent on a 7-yr deal.
There were concerns about a knee injury sustained during the 2018 season for the Suns, but Lynch was selected for Richmond's 2019 Rd 1 clash against Carlton.
His signing brought heightened anticipation to Richmond supporters salivating at the though of a forward line consisting of Lynch and Riewoldt.
On debut he kicked 3 goals with his first 3 kicks, including the first of the game. The Lynch/Riewoldt combo hit a snag in Round 2 when Riewoldt suffered a hand injury which kept him out for several weeks.
In 2022 Lynch won the Jack Dyer Medal.
July 13, 2023 - Lynch is ruled out for the remainder of the season due to a foot injury.
Drafted to the Suns with pick No. 11 overall in the 2010 AFL National Draft where he played 131 games , kicking 254 goals.
All Australian 2016
Suns leading goalkicker x 4
Suns Best and Fairest x 2
Co-captain 2017 and 2018