2000 Brownlow Medal
The 2000 Brownlow Medal was the 73rd year the award was presented to the player adjudged the fairest and best player during the Australian Football League (AFL) home and away season. Shane Woewodin of the Melbourne Football Club won the medal by polling twenty-four votes during the 2000 AFL season.
|2000 Brownlow Medal|
|Winner||Shane Woewodin (Melbourne)|
The Essendon Football Club set a record for the highest number of votes collected as a team, with 116 out of a possible 132 votes. The club polled at least one vote in every game, including all six votes in 14 games.
|1st||Shane Woewodin (Melbourne)||24|
|2nd||Scott West (Western Bulldogs)||22|
|3rd||Andrew McLeod (Adelaide)||20|
|4th||Anthony Koutoufides (Carlton)||19|
|=5th||Nathan Buckley (Collingwood)||18|
|Brett Ratten (Carlton)|
|=7th||Michael O'Loughlin (Sydney)||16|
|Michael Voss (Brisbane Lions)|
|James Hird (Essendon)|
|=10th||Wayne Carey (Kangaroos)||14|
|Nick Holland (Hawthorn)|
|Adem Yze (Melbourne)|
|Brent Harvey (Kangaroos)|
|Tony Liberatore (Western Bulldogs)|
|Matthew Lloyd (Essendon)|
- Lovett, Michael (ed.). AFL Record Season Guide 2009. Docklands, Victoria: Slattery Media Group. p. 496. ISBN 978-0-9805162-6-5.
- "2000 Brownlow Medal". AFL Tables. Retrieved 7 November 2016.
- @js_kay (28 August 2018). "OTD in 2000 @EssendonFC polled a VFL / AFL record 116 (of possible 132) #Brownlow votes. The club polled... - all 6 votes in 14 rounds - the 3 votes in 20 rounds - at least one vote in all rounds - 74 of 78 votes in first 13 rounds" (Tweet) – via Twitter.