Gold Coast star Gary Ablett has won his second Brownlow Medal, beating home his former teammate Joel Selwood.
Ablett polled three votes in the final game of the season against GWS Giants to finish on 28 votes and take the count outright.
Collingwood's Dane Swan, who finished third on 26 votes, was a vote behind Selwood on 27.
Both Swan and Selwood missed votes in the final round.
Selwood's Geelong teammate Steve Johnson, who was ineligble, finished fourth on 25 votes, with Adelaide's Patrick Dangerfield fifth on 22.
Ablett won his first Brownlow Medal in 2009 while playing for Geelong.
28 - Gary Ablett
27 - Joel Selwood
26 - Dane Swan
25 - Steve Johnson *
22 - Patrick Dangerfield
21 - Dan Hannebery
21 - Scott Pendlebury
21 - Tom Rockliff