RICHMOND and Geelong will head into Saturday night's historic Toyota AFL Grand Final unchanged from their preliminary final line-ups.

The Tigers will stick with the same 22 that beat Port Adelaide last week as they search for their third flag in four years, with Josh Caddy, Mabior Chol, Oleg Markov and Jake Aarts named as emergencies.

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It means they will head into the game with defender David Astbury supporting Toby Nankervis in the ruck in the Gabba clash.  

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The Cats, too, have retained their preliminary final squad after Chris Scott confirmed the side earlier on Friday.

Tom Atkins, Zach Guthrie, Esava Ratugolea and Brad Close are the Cats' four emergencies. 

Tom Hawkins, after being ill earlier this week, is a certain starter in the Cats' first Grand Final appearance since their 2011 premiership win.

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Saturday, October 24

Toyota AFL Grand Final - Richmond v Geelong at the Gabba, 6.30pm AEST (7.30pm AEDT)

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