Damian Bourke

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Damian Bourke
Personal information
Full name Damian Bourke
Date of birth (1965-01-19) 19 January 1965 (age 49)
Original team St Joseph's
Height/Weight 199 cm / 98 kg
Position(s) Ruckman
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1983 – 1992
1993 – 1995
Total
Geelong
Brisbane Bears
102 (15)
022 0(4)
124 (19)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 1995 season.

Damian Bourke (born 19 January 1965) is a former Australian rules footballer for the Geelong Football Club during the 1980s and for the Brisbane Bears in the early 1990s.

Bourke played as a ruckman and captained Geelong from 1987 until 1989. His last game as captain was the 1989 grand final which they lost to Hawthorn by a goal despite scoring 138 points. He finished equal 8th in the 1991 Brownlow Medal and in 1993 moved to Queensland to play with the Brisbane Bears.

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Michael Turner
Geelong Football Club captain
1987 – 1989
Succeeded by
Andrew Bews