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Carlton lost to Essendon by 35 points at Windy Hill

Round 5, 1960

Carlton1.5115.9399.116511.1480
Essendon4.1259.45812.98117.13115
Venue: Windy HillDate: Saturday May 21, 1960
Result: Loss by 35 pointsUmpire: Crowd: 26,500
Goalkickers: L.Brereton 6, J.Heathcote 2, G.Burke 1, D.McCulloch 1, S.Silvagni 1.
Reports: Injuries:










Game Review

Top of the ladder Essendon had little trouble in defeating Carlton by 35 points in this clash at Windy Hill. However, in one bright spot for the Blues, clever rover Leo Brereton had a big game, and kicked six goals - an impressive effort that he would repeat in the corresponding match twelve months later, when Carlton toppled North Melbourne by 26 points at Arden St.

Team

B: 15 Bruce Comben (c) 25 George Ferry 16 Maurie Sankey
HB: 12 Don Nicholls 14 Bob Crowe 10 John James
C: 19 Denis Zeunert 28 Graham Gilchrist 9 Berkley Cox
HF: 8 John Benetti 1 Serge Silvagni 3 Dave McCulloch
F: 5 Gerald Burke 34 Don Hall 37 John Heathcote
Ruck: 13 Graham Donaldson (acting vc) 4 Brian Buckley 6 Leo Brereton
Res: 22 Denis Strauch 21 Bill Arch
Coach: Ken Hands

Changes

In: G.Ferry, D. Strauch
Out: C. Pavlou, J. O'Keefe

Milestones

Last Game: Don Hall


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