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Troy Broadbridge is an Australian rules footballer who was born on 5 October, 1980 in Australia. He is currently 40 years old. Broadbridge began his career in the Australian Football League (AFL) in 2000, playing for the Melbourne Football Club. He played for the Demons until 2006, when he was traded to the St Kilda Football Club. He played for the Saints until his retirement in 2009. Broadbridge was a talented midfielder who was known for his hard-nosed approach to the game. He was a two-time All-Australian selection, in 2003 and 2004, and was also named in the AFL's Team of the Year in 2004. Broadbridge's net worth is estimated to be around $2 million. He has earned his wealth through his successful career in the AFL. He has also earned money through endorsements and other business ventures.
|24 years old
|5 October, 1980
|Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
|Date of death
|December 26, 2004
|Phi Phi Islands, Thailand
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Troy Broadbridge Height, Weight & Measurements
At 24 years old, Troy Broadbridge height is 191 cm and Weight 90 kg.
Dating & Relationship status
He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.
Troy Broadbridge Net Worth
His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Troy Broadbridge worth at the age of 24 years old? Troy Broadbridge’s income source is mostly from being a successful Player. He is from Australia. We have estimated Troy Broadbridge's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.
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|$1 Million - $5 Million
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Broadbridge's first and last AFL games were both against Essendon – he made his debut in Round 8, 2001, in the teams' first meeting since the 2000 Grand Final, while his last league game was also against Essendon, in the 2004 elimination final. On both occasions, Melbourne lost. His final game of football at any level was in the 2004 premiership team of Melbourne's VFL-affiliate, Sandringham.
Since 2007 the Troy Broadbridge Memorial Trophy has been awarded to any Melbourne-listed player that accumulates the most votes for the club's VFL affiliate.
Trisha wrote a book about the events, Beyond The Wave, and was named as the 2006 Young Australian of the Year for her volunteer work for various charities, including building a school on Phi Phi named in Troy Broadbridge's honour.
In Melbourne's first match of the 2005 season, played against Essendon, the Demons all wore black armbands with number 20 sported on them in memory of Broadbridge. The Demons won that game and dedicated the win to him and his widow, Trisha. Broadbridge's number 20 guernsey was retired for the following two seasons (2005–2006), and was revived in 2007 by new player Colin Garland.
Broadbridge married Trisha Silvers on 18 December 2004. On 26 December, while spending their honeymoon in the Phi Phi Islands, Thailand, he drowned after being swept out to sea by the tsunami that followed the Indian Ocean earthquake, but Silvers survived. His father located his body in a Thai morgue on 3 January 2005.
Broadbridge began his career as a defender with Port Adelaide in the South Australian National Football League (SANFL), and was drafted by the Melbourne Football Club at the beginning of the 2001 AFL season. He won the club's Most Improved Player award in 2001, and became a regular in the side, playing a total of 40 games over his three seasons.
Troy Broadbridge (5 October 1980 – 26 December 2004) was an Australian rules footballer with the Melbourne Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL).