Team selection: Ben Hobbs debut confirmed, Aged 18, Wiki and Biography

As per reports, On draft night two the Horsham product, Ben Hobbs has been named to make his AFL debut for Essendon against Fremantle on Sunday afternoon.

The former Horsham Demon was selected with pick 13 – the Bombers’ top pick – in last year’s draft.

Hobbs has been promoted to the Bombers’ best 22 after a dominant first two VFL games, where he averaged 23 disposals, eight clearances, and six tackles. Despite his midfield prowess, Essendon coach Ben Rutten said Hobbs could offer another attacking threat.

“He’s displayed some really strong form in the VFL and has been able to spend a little bit more time forward in training as well, which has helped his chances of playing,” he said.

“We know he’s going to be a good inside ball-winner for the future for us, but he might spend a bit of time as a forward as well.”

Hobbs joins Josh Gibcus (Richmond) and Kai Lohmann (Brisbane) as Greater Western Victoria Rebels products to make their AFL debut this season.

The early life of Ben Hobbs

Australian Football League (AFL) Ben Hobbs is one of the top midfielders in Victoria. Unfortunately, there is no detailed information about his birthdate now, but the estimated age of Hobbs is around 18 years old.

Additionally, He stands at 183 centimeters and weighs about 80 KG. Previously, Hobbs’s potential has been recognized in selection in a 30-man squad as part of the 2020 AFL Academy. Hobbs has got a lot of potentials, and he played a couple of NAB leagues. Hobbs is one of 150 players nationwide to be named in the AFL Academy squads.

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A demonstrated ball-magnet within the Catch Alliance with the Rebels, Hobbs was moreover able to require advantage of the brief introduction pool this year in averaging 25 possessions per amusement and indeed claiming a put within the midfield of the 2021 Group of the year.

Ben Hobbs Net Worth

The actual net worth of player Ben Hobbs is still missing. We estimate it to be $400,000 to $1 Million.

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Hobbs makes money for his living by working as a professional footballer. Therefore, he is in the midfield position.

Relationship of player Ben Hobbs

Therefore, Hobbs parent’s detail has not been disclosed yet on any social sites. We can analyze that he has a very loving and supportive family that’s he has the strength of being such a top player.

Ben Hobbs used to post photos with a girl, but he has not revealed that he is in relation or not till now. We are not sure if Hobbs has a girlfriend or not. It is very confusing to confirm that the photo he used to post is either his girlfriend or not.

Indeed, Hobbs is more focused on his career, whereas he needs time to get training for extra hours.

Career of Hobbs

Ben Hobbs just now has been drafted in draft night two to debut for the AFL (Australian Football League) as a midfielder.

There’s no doubt about the potential of the up-and-coming star to be Hobbs but for now, there are no highlighting career records of Ben Hobbs, but we are very keen on the career highlights and the records that he will set from his very promising journey very soon.


Ben Hobbs’s educational journey has not been revealed yet.

Social Media

Ben Hobbs is available on Instagram. He has 19.3K+ followers.

Ben Hobbs Body Appearance

HeightFeet: 6 Feet
Meter: 1.83 m
Centimeter: 183 cm
Hair colorBrown
Eye colorN / A
WeightKilogram: 80kg
Pounds: 176 lbs
Body typeAthletic
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Ben Hobbs

Zodiac signN / A
Relationship StatusN / A
ChildrenN / A
GirlfriendN / A

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