|Venue: Optus Oval|
|Date: Sat 19 May||Result: Carlton won by 74 points|
|Umpires: G.Dore, M.Avon, J.Schmitt.||Crowd: 21,997|
|Goalkickers: B.Fevola 3, A.Koutoufides 3, M.Lappin 3, L.Whitnall 3, R.Houlihan 2, S.Silvagni 2, S.Camporeale 1, J.Doering 1, S.Freeborn 1, A.Hickmott 1, B.Ratten 1.|
|Best: A.Koutoufides, S.Beaumont, B.Ratten, M.Lappin, B.Fevola, S.Camporeale, D.Hulme.|
|Reports: Nil||Injuries: L Whitnall (back).|
It was a very even contribution, but Anthony Koutoufides with 36 possessions and 11 marks, Scott Camporeale with 33 and 4 and Brett Ratten with 32 and 10 would dominate the midfield. Simon Beaumont had 27 and beat Jonathan Brown. Lance Whitnall, Koutoufides, Matthew Lappin and Brendan Fevola each kicked three goals.
This big win, the first time they had won two in a row all season, boosted Carlton's perecentage by 10% and sent them to 4th on the ladder.
This game is remembered fondly by Carlton fans, and is considered one of our best wins in the Home & Away rounds of the 2000's. For more games like this, please click here.
Blueseum Footnote: This game has been selected by the Blueseum as one highlighting the career of Anthony Koutoufides. To read more, click here.
|B:||3 Kris Massie||22 Glenn Manton||39 Ang Christou|
|HB:||5 Andrew McKay||29 Simon Beaumont||21 Craig Bradley (c)|
|C:||9 Adrian Hickmott||7 Brett Ratten||45 Anthony Franchina|
|HF:||12 Matthew Lappin||8 Lance Whitnall||17 Scott Freeborn|
|F:||37 Trent Hotton||1 Stephen Silvagni (vc)||27 Darren Hulme|
|Ruck:||11 Mark Porter||43 Anthony Koutoufides||16 Scott Camporeale|
|Interchange:||10 Michael Mansfield||25 Brendan Fevola||33 Ryan Houlihan|
|48 Jordan Doering|
|Emg:||Ben Nelson||Jim Plunkett||Simon Fletcher|
Milestones50 Games (AFL): Trent Hotton
200 Goals: Lance Whitnall
Score Records: This would be Carlton's last victory over Brisbane until late into season 2008.
Brownlow Votes3: Adrian Hickmott (CARL)
2: Darren Hulme (CARL)
1: Anthony Koutoufides (CARL)
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