Carlton defeated St Kilda by 45 points at Princes Park

Round 11, 1959

St Kilda0.884.10346.12488.1866
Venue: Princes ParkDate: Saturday July 11, 1959
Result: Win by 45 pointsUmpire: BarbourCrowd: 27,668
Goalkickers: L.Brereton 5, S.Silvagni 4, J.Benetti 2, G.Burke 2, D.Beasy 1, J.Heathcote 1.
Injuries: Chick bruised thigh, replaced by White last quarter; Burke replaced by Cottrell; Silvagni bruised elbow.

Game Review

A wayward Carlton still crushed St Kilda with a big 45 point win at Princes Park. One can only guess the weather conditions of the day - or hope that it was a valid excuse - with 39 behinds scored for the day.

The Saints scored 10 behinds before registering their first goal in the second quarter.

Best; J. Nicholls (BOG), Brereton, Webster, Zeunert, Comben, D. Nicholls, Silvagni.


B: 15 Bruce Comben (c) 25 George Ferry 2 John Nicholls
HB: 19 Denis Zeunert 3 Peter Webster 10 John James
C: 35 Chris Pavlou 12 Don Nicholls 23 John Chick (vc)
HF: 17 Doug Beasy 18 Peter Barry 8 John Benetti
F: 5 Gerald Burke 1 Serge Silvagni 6 Leo Brereton
Ruck: 16 Kevin Clarke 40 Don Rainsford 37 John Heathcote
Res: 32 Len Cottrell 38 Allan White
Coach: Ken Hands


Debut: Don Rainsford

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