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Dustin Martin is spotted having brekky in Sydney as Garry Lyon says the Tigers are a spent force

Dustin Martin is spotted having brekky with a mate in Sydney whereas on indefinite go away from Richmond – as Garry Lyon says the Tigers are a spent force in the AFL

  • The Richmond champion stays on indefinite personal go away from the membership
  • He is understood to be struggling to come back to phrases with the dying of his father
  • Martin has been spotted at a marriage ceremony in Melbourne and having fun with time in Sydney
  • With or with out Martin, Lyon mentioned the Tigers premiership window is now closed 

A relaxed-looking Dustin Martin has been spotted in the Sydney beachside suburb of Cronulla as the Richmond star stays on indefinite go away from the membership.

Martin was snapped having fun with time at Ham Harry & Mario with an unidentified pal, simply two blocks from Cronulla Beach.

The three-time AFL premiership winner is reportedly taking time away from the recreation to course of the dying of his father Shane, who died of a suspected coronary heart assault final December at simply 54.

Martin was spotted at Ham Harry & Mario in Cronulla having breakfast with an unidentified friend as he continues his recovery while on personal leave from Richmond

Martin was spotted at Ham Harry & Mario in Cronulla having breakfast with an unidentified pal as he continues his recovery whereas on personal go away from Richmond

Shane Martin was deported from Australia in 2016 on the grounds of dangerous character and due to Covid restrictions in latest years he was unable to see his three sons fairly often. 

Dustin was very near his father and is understood to be struggling to cope with his sudden dying.  

Rumours swirled round AFL circles in 2021 that Martin was searching for a return to Sydney and will play out his career with the Swans. He is at present contracted at Richmond till the finish of 2024.

Martin checks his phone while enjoying the autumn sun just two blocks away from Cronulla Beach in Sydney. In 2021 it was rumoured he could switch to the Swans

Martin checks his cellphone whereas having fun with the autumn solar simply two blocks away from Cronulla Beach in Sydney. In 2021 it was rumoured he may change to the Swans

Martin spends a lot of the AFL low season in Sydney to flee the fixed highlight and his supervisor Ralph Carr mentioned ‘Dusty loves Sydney’ when requested about rumours linking Martin to the Swans in 2021.

‘He’s there a lot and he initially lived in Camden along with his dad. You’ve acquired to stay there to essentially know the way good it is,’ he mentioned.

‘He loves rugby league, too, and he was hanging out with Cameron Munster the different day.’ 

The sighting comes after Martin was spotted at the marriage ceremony of BoxingFit boss Mick Hargraves and his accomplice Vicky Sim at the Port Melbourne Yacht Club final Saturday. Martin went to the marriage ceremony with long-time pal and former West Coast Eagles participant Michael Gardiner. 

Martin was spotted having fun at the wedding of friend Mick Hargraves and his new wife Vicky in Melbourne last week before heading to Sydney

Martin was spotted having enjoyable at the marriage ceremony of pal Mick Hargraves and his new spouse Vicky in Melbourne final week earlier than heading to Sydney

Richmond coach Damien Hardwick mentioned Martin wanted to get well from a psychological standpoint and the membership would give him all the time he wants.

‘I believe Dustin’s taking his time to determine what he wants to maneuver ahead,’ he defined.  

‘And as we have spoken about, he is had a actually robust six months, none harder than what he is needed to cope with, first with the harm after which with the lack of his father. He simply wants a while to heal.

Meanwhile, commentator and AFL analyst Garry Lyon has drawn a line by means of Richmond’s possibilities of successful the premiership in 2022, regardless of the season being simply three rounds previous.

The Tigers had been in management of their spherical three match in opposition to St Kilda earlier than the Saints piled on 12 unanswered objectives in the closing quarter to consign them to a heavy loss. 

‘I do know there’s been a lot of that, there’s been a race to try to say that they are over. But yeah it appears like their premiership successful time might have come to an finish,’ Lyon said on SEN Radio

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