Robbie remains humble

Walker shocked to be part of O&M Team of Century and 25-year side
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BACK TO REALITY: Rob Walker takes a break from teaching on Monday.

WANGARATTA Rovers legend Rob Walker may be widely regarded as one of the best players, if not the best, to ever play in the Ovens and Murray, however, the man himself remains as humble as ever.

Walker was, on Saturday night, named at centre half forward in the O&M Team of the Century (1893-1992) and also selected as ruck rover, and skipper, in the league’s team of the past 25 years (1993-2018).

In a career spanning 307 games, Walker did it all – four premierships for the Hawks, five Morris Medals, 12 best and fairests, 16 representative games for the O&M and nine for Vic Country as well as a trio of All-Australian selections.

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