Troy Pannell

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Troy Pannell
Personal information
Nickname(s) T-Pain
Umpiring career
Years League Role Games
2005–present AFL Field umpire 150

Troy Pannell is an Australian rules football field umpire in the Australian Football League. As at end of the 2014 AFL season, he has umpired 150 career games in the AFL.[1] In 2004, before his AFL career began, he was awarded the Golden Whistle by the New South Wales Australian Football Umpires Association [2]

In 2012, Pannell was appointed to his first final, the Elimination Final between Geelong and Fremantle at the MCG. He umpired his 150th game during the 2014 AFL finals series, umpiring his first Preliminary Final, between Sydney and North Melbourne.[3]


  1. ^ "Troy Pannell, AFL field umpire". 
  2. ^ Award Winners - New South Wales Australian Football Umpires Association
  3. ^ Gauci, Julia (22 September 2014). "Nomad settles into rightful place".