Junior clubs: Oakleigh Chargers (VIC) AFL clubs: Carlton Carlton Debut: Recruited from: Oakleigh Chargers (VIC) Brownlow Medal votes: Gold Sponsor: Stephen Williamson Silver Sponsor: Victorian Auto Services
Was set to have a breakthrough season at AFL level before a series of frustrating injury niggles held him back. A move to the forward line gave Cuningham a new lease on life, playing in the season opener against Richmond and showcasing his eye for goal. With his burst and power his major assets, Cuningham showed the regard he is held in at Ikon Park by re-signing until the end of 2022. Has the ability to break a game wide open and showed his potential with a 23-disposal, two-goal performance against the old enemy Collingwood in front of 70,000 people at the MCG.