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Carlton lost to Geelong by 26 points at Corio Oval.

Round 11, 1898

Carlton 0.0 0 3.0 18 3.0 18 5.2 32
Geelong 4.2 26 4.2 26 6.9 45 8.10 58
Venue: Corio Oval Date: Saturday July 23, 1898
Result: Loss by 26 points Umpire: Crapp Crowd:
Goalkickers: C.Breese 1, C.Brown 1, T.O'Dea 1, B.Churchyard 1, G.Young 1.
Reports: Nil Injuries: Nil












Game Review

Carlton's eighth loss in eleven games came in this defeat by Geelong at Corio Oval, where a strong breeze favoured one end of the ground all match. Carlton got to within two kicks of their hosts at half-time, but thereafter the Pivotonians steadied, and ran out winners by 26 points.

At the end of this round Carlton were in 7th spot on the ladder with a percentage of 56.7.

Team

B: Bill Weir Tom Sweetman Bill Sharkey
HB: George Warde Ernie Walton (c) Mick Donaghy
C: Bill Casey Peter Williams (vc) Charlie Curtis
HF: Chic Breese Bill Churchyard Jack Roberts
F: Henry Dunne Charlie Brown Jim Coucher
Rucks: Tommy O'Day Len Morrison Jim Pender
George Young
Rover: Bobby Walsh
Coach: No coach and the captain directed the side
Note: 4 Rucks, 20 players on the ground and no interchange

Changes

In: B.Weir, P.Williams, J.Pender, J.Coucher
Out: W.O'Cock, J.Reekie, B.Patterson, H.Dohrmann

Milestones

Last Game: Jim Coucher


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