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Carlton defeated Hawthorn by 43 points at Princes Park.

Round 12, 1948

Carlton3.2206.54110.96917.10112
Hawthorn1.285.6368.85610.969
Venue: Princes ParkDate: Saturday July 10, 1948
Result: Win by 43 pointsUmpire: IrelandCrowd: 9,000
Goalkickers: F.Davies 3, H.Turner 3, J.Conley 2, A.Streeter 2, J.Baird 2, J.Mooring 2, J.Howell 2, R.Garby 1.
Best: B.Deacon, O.Grieve, A.Streeter, F.Fitzgibbon, R.Garby, H.Turner, A.Sorrell.
Reports: NilInjuries: Nil













Game Review

The Blues entered the 2nd half of the season with a 4-7 win-loss record and little chance of finals football.

The season had opened with a 41 point victory at Glenferrie and the return meeting produced a similar result.

There was precious little to enthuse about however as the Sporting Globe report described the match as "marred by mistakes,wretched kicking and fumbling".

Grieve and Deacon were best yet again and after Bert's 1947 Brownlow win, both seemed sure to figure in 1948 reckoning.

Team

B: 30 Max Howell 27 Ollie Grieve 1 Ken Hands
HB: 15 Vin Brown 23 Bert Deacon (vc) 26 Jim Clark
C: 8 Fred Fitzgibbon 6 Ern Henfry (c) 12 Doug Williams
HF: 22 Allan Streeter 20 Ray Garby 35 Jack Conley
F: 28 Fred Davies 25 Jim Baird 7 Herb Turner
Ruck: 13 Jack Howell 14 Alan Sorrell 16 Jim Mooring
Res: 9 Bob Kelsey 24 Arthur Hodgson
Coach: Percy Bentley


Milestones

100 Games: Jim Clark


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