Preliminary Final, 1920         Carlton lost to Collingwood by 24 points - MCG.

Preliminary Final, 1920

Venue: MCGDate: Saturday September 25, 1920
Result: Lose by 24 pointsUmpire: ElderCrowd: 58,255 Takings: £2,864
Goalkickers: H.Clover 3, C.Fisher 2, P.Daykin 1, S.McLatchie 1, D.Wittmann 1.
Best: P.O'Brien, C.McKenzie, C.Canet, E.Bickford, R.Hiskins, S.McLatchie.
Reports: Injuries:

Game Review

After the heavy conditions of the week before, the MCG was still wet for the Preliminary Final due to continuing rain. Collingwood's smaller men handled the conditions better than the Blues, and led comfortably all day. A four goals to one last quarter was flattering for Carlton - the Pies had already taken their foot well and truly off the pedal.


B: 18 Wally Raleigh 19 Fred Johnson 25 Frank Martin
HB: 11 Maurie Beasy 10 Paddy O'Brien (c) 29 Jack Greenhill
C: 12 Charlie Canet (vc) 15 Croft McKenzie 8 Newton Chandler
HF: 31 Edric Bickford 1 Horrie Clover 9 Ern Carter
F: 2 Percy Daykin 7 Charlie Fisher 24 Dick Wittmann
Ruck: 27 Bert Boromeo 5 Rupe Hiskins 21 Stewart McLatchie
Coach: Norman Clark


From the Referee October 06, Courtesy State Library of NSW

MCG Prelim. Final - Weekly Times October 02


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