Joel Tippett

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Joel Tippett
Personal information
Full name Joel Tippett
Date of birth (1988-10-26) 26 October 1988 (age 31)
Original team(s) Southport (QAFL)
Draft No. 57, 2007 rookie draft
No. 82, 2009 rookie draft
No. 9, 2011 rookie draft
No. 8, 2014 rookie draft
Height 197 cm (6 ft 6 in)
Weight 91 kg (201 lb)
Club information
Current club North Melbourne
Number 36
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
2007–2009 Brisbane Lions 0 (0)
2011 Gold Coast 2 (0)
2014–2016 North Melbourne 7 (0)
Total 9 (0)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 2016.
Sources: AFL Tables,

Joel Tippett (born 26 October 1988) is a former professional Australian rules footballer who played for the Gold Coast Football Club and North Melbourne Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL). He was listed with the Brisbane Lions from 2007 to 2009, however, he did not play a senior match for them.

After that he moved to South Australia where he joined West Adelaide in the South Australian National Football League. He played 21 games in the 2012 season, and has continued to play into 2013.

He is the brother of Sydney Swans player Kurt Tippett.[1] Tippett was chosen by North Melbourne Football Club in the 2013 AFL Pre-Season Rookie Draft at pick 8.[2] He made his debut for North Melbourne in the Round 6 Anzac Day win against Fremantle at Subiaco Oval. In Tippett's sixth AFL game against Geelong he tore his pectoral muscle. At the conclusion of the 2016 season, he was delisted by North Melbourne.[3]

After he was delisted by North Melbourne he managed to find himself on Williamstown VFL list. He is rated one of the best defenders in the VFl at the moment, he is also wears the number 21


  1. ^ Smart, Nick (20 August 2011). "Joel Tippet to make AFL debut with Suns". Archived from the original on 4 October 2012. Retrieved 21 August 2011.
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  3. ^ Navaratnam, Dinny (26 October 2016). "Kangaroos cull two more: McKenzie, Tippett delisted". BigPond. Retrieved 29 October 2016.

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