MELBOURNE, VICTORIA - SEPTEMBER 06: Dylan Grimes of the Tigers marks the ball against Paul Puopolo of the Hawks during the AFL First Qualifying Final match between the Richmond Tigers and the Hawthorn Hawks at Melbourne Cricket Ground on September 6, 2018 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Michael Dodge/AFL Media/Getty Images)

Only two players received perfect votes from the opening week of the finals, with Richmond’s Dylan Grimes and West Coast’s Elliot Yeo the two stars of the weekend.

The Gary Ayres Award is handed out at the end of the finals series, with Dustin Martin and Josh Kennedy the only two recipients of the award after it was introduced in 2016.

RICHMOND V HAWTHORN

10 Dylan Grimes (Rich)
7 Dustin Martin (Rich)
4 Dion Prestia (Rich)
4 Daniel Rioli (Rich)
3 Tom Mitchell (Haw)
2 Kamdyn McIntosh (Rich)

MELBOURNE V GEELONG

9 Sam Weideman (Melb)
8 James Harmes (Melb)
4 Max Gawn (Melb)
4 Clayton Oliver (Melb)
3 Tom McDonald (Melb)
2 Angus Brayshaw (Melb)

GWS GIANTS V SYDNEY

9 Toby Greene (GWS)
8 Phil Davis (GWS)
7 Callan Ward (GWS)
4 Harry Himmelberg (GWS)
1 Stephen Coniglio (GWS)
1 Lachie Whitfield (GWS)

WEST COAST V COLLINGWOOD

10 Elliot Yeo (WCE)
7 Jack Redden (WCE)
5 Taylor Adams (Coll)
5 Steele Sidebottom (Coll)
2 Jeremy McGovern (WCE)
1 Brayden Sier (Coll)

AFLCA Leaderboard
10 Dylan Grims (RICH)
10 Elliot Yeo (WCE)
9 Toby Greene (GWS)
9 Sam Weideman (MELB)
8 James Harmes (MELB)
8 Phil Davis (GWS)
7 Dustin Martin (RICH)
7 Jack Redden (WCE)
7 Callan Ward (GWS)