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Carlton defeat Geelong by 10 points at Princes Park

Round 7, 1954

Carlton4.5295.8389.156912.2092
Geelong3.2207.64810.147411.1682
Venue: Princes ParkDate: Saturday May 29, 1954
Result: Win by 10 pointsUmpire: McMurrayCrowd: 31,000
Goalkickers: J.Howell 6, G.Burke 2, M.Wenn 2, J.Chick 1, J.Spencer 1.
Reports: Injuries: J.Spencer replaced K.Hunt at half time










Game Review





First Half Stats (Sporting Globe)

Frees: Carlton; 19 Geelong; 12
Marks: Carlton; 36, Geelong; 31
Hit Outs: Carlton; 15, Geelong; 24

Match Stats

Frees: Carlton; 32 Geelong; 25
Marks: Carlton; 74 Geelong; 61
Hit Outs: Carlton; 27 Geelong 46

Team


B: 15 Bruce Comben 25 George Ferry 37 Bernie Moran
HB: 30 George Stafford 33 Peter Webster 16 John Brown
C: 11 Laurie Kerr 21 Ron Robertson 27 Kevin Hunt
HF: 10 John James 18 Max Wenn 23 John Chick
F: 5 Gerald Burke 13 Jack Howell (vc) 7 Keith Warburton
Ruck: 2 Bill Milroy 1 Ken Hands (c) 9 Jack Mills
Res: 8 Ken McKaige 32 Jack Spencer
Coach: Percy Bentley


Milestones

Last game: Ken McKaige and Kevin Hunt


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