|Full name||Tom Nicholls|
|Date of birth||4 March 1992|
|Place of birth||Yarrawonga, Victoria|
|Original team(s)||Sandringham (TAC Cup)|
|Draft||Underage recruit, Gold Coast|
|Height / weight||203cm / 102kg|
|Current club||Gold Coast|
|2011–||Gold Coast||45 (7)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 2016.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com|
Tom Nicholls is a professional Australian rules footballer who plays the Gold Coast Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL). He was one of the club's underage recruits, and played in the Gold Coast's first season. Nicholls made his debut in Round 8 of the 2011 AFL season, against Adelaide. During that game he played against his girlfriend's brother, Kurt Tippett.
Nicholls began playing his junior football for the Cheltenham Junior Football Club in Melbourne. He later moved to the Sandringham Dragons in the TAC Cup for the 2009 season. At the completion of the 2009 season, Nicholls signed for the newly formed GC17 team that would compete in the VFL for the 2010 season.