|Venue: MCG||Date: Saturday August 7, 1926|
|Result: Lose by 32 points||Umpire: Mutch||Crowd: 27,786|
|Goalkickers: H.Blackmore 6, H.Clover 1, H.Carter 1.|
|Reports: Nil||Injuries: Nil|
Game ReviewCarlton would endure their first loss in weeks against one of the top teams, Melbourne, in this battle for 3rd v 4th.
At the end of this round Carlton were in 4th spot on the ladder with a percentage of 116.8.
|B:||21 Frank Irwin||33 Jim Watson (vc)||13 Jack Morrissey|
|HB:||31 Les Witto||32 Alex Duncan||3 Charlie McSwain|
|C:||7 Joe Kelly||2 Norm Collins||14 Harry Bell|
|HF:||20 Ted Brewis||1 Horrie Clover||26 Ray Brew (cc)|
|F:||22 Harry Vallence||8 Hedley Blackmore||17 Jimmy Robertson|
|Ruck:||29 Maurie Connell||4 Bill Koop||25 Harold Carter|
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