AFL superstar Dustin Martin is out for the SEASON after suffering ‘significant damage’ to his kidney in on-field clash that’s landed him in hospital
- Richmond superstar midfielder won’t play again in 2021 due to kidney injury
- The absence of Martin will see many dismiss the Tigers as a premiership threat
- Martin, 30, has won three premierships and is regarded as leading player in AFL
Richmond AFL superstar midfielder Dustin Martin won’t play again in 2021 due to a kidney injury.
The Tigers released a statement on Saturday confirming scans showed Martin suffered a significant injury during his team’s win over Brisbane on Friday night.
Martin, 30, collapsed to the ground in agony following an on-field collision with Lions enforcer Mitch Robinson.
He played no further part in the match.
Richmond club doctor Greg Hickey confirmed Martin is expected to remain in hospital until at least Monday.
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