Carlton defeated Collingwood by 13 points - MCG.
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Semi Final, 1921

Carlton 2.0 12 5.6 36 7.7 49 9.11 65
Collingwood 1.3 9 1.7 11 6.9 45 7.10 52
Venue: MCG Date: Saturday October 1, 1921
Result: Won by 13 points Umpire: Elder Crowd: 37,813
Goalkickers: H.Clover 4, S.McLatchie 2, H.Toole, R.Hiskins, N.Chandler.
Best: P.O'Brien, B.Blackman, N.Chandler, R.Hiskins, Clover, W.Raleigh, S.McLatchie.
Reports: Injuries: Horrie Clover (1 week)









Game Review

Carlton were the better side during the first half of the game, and managed to lead by 23 points at half-time despite both problems having trouble converting opportunities into goals. Four goals in the third term to Dick Lee got Collingwood back into the contest and gave Blues supporters a scare.

The Blues defence tightened up in the last quarter, only allowing the Magpies two scoring shots, and extended the lead of 4 points at the last break to run out 13 point winners. Horrie Clover was injured during the game and forced to miss the Preliminary Final against Richmond.

Height & Weight

Carlton av. 5ft 10in; 12st 3.75lb (177.8cm 78kg)
Collingwood av. 5ft. 9.75in; 12st 0.75lb (177cm 76.5kg)

Team

B: 15 Croft McKenzie 4 Ernie Jamieson 19 Fred Johnson
HB: 18 Wally Raleigh 10 Paddy O'Brien 6 Jack Greenhill (vc)
C: 3 Jack Stephenson 13 Billy Blackman 8 Newton Chandler
HF: 27 Bert Boromeo 1 Horrie Clover 20 Alex Duncan
F: 22 Harry Toole 16 Gordon Green (c) 7 Charlie Fisher
Ruck: 25 Frank Martin 5 Rupe Hiskins 21 Stewart McLatchie
Coach: Norman Clark



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