Carlton defeated Brisbane by 74 points - Optus Oval.

Round 8, 2001

Carlton 3.4 22 10.8 68 16.10 106 21.16 142
Brisbane 2.3 15 3.7 25 8.11 59 9.14 68
Venue: Optus Oval
Date: Sat 19 May Result: Carlton won by 74 points
Umpires: G.Dore, M.Avon, J.Schmitt. Crowd: 21,997
Goalkickers: B.Fevola 3, A.Koutoufides 3, M.Lappin 3, L.Whitnall 3, R.Houlihan 2, S.Silvagni 2, S.Camporeale 1, J.Doering 1, S.Freeborn 1, A.Hickmott 1, B.Ratten 1.
Best: A.Koutoufides, S.Beaumont, B.Ratten, M.Lappin, B.Fevola, S.Camporeale, D.Hulme.
Reports: Nil Injuries: L Whitnall (back).

Game Review

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Carlton would score a comprehensive 74 point win against the Lions, who would be beaten so convincingly, it would spur them on to win all but one of their remaining matches that season, on their way to the 2001 premiership (the first of 3 successive premierships).

It was a very even contribution, but Anthony Koutoufides with 36 possessions and 11 marks, Scott Camporeale with 33 and 4 and Brett Ratten with 32 and 10 would dominate the midfield. Simon Beaumont had 27 and beat Jonathan Brown. Lance Whitnall, Koutoufides, Matthew Lappin and Brendan Fevola each kicked three goals.

This big win, the first time they had won two in a row all season, boosted Carlton's perecentage by 10% and sent them to 4th on the ladder.

This game is remembered fondly by Carlton fans, and is considered one of our best wins in the Home & Away rounds of the 2000's. For more games like this, please click here.

Blueseum Footnote: This game has been selected by the Blueseum as one highlighting the career of Anthony Koutoufides. To read more, click here.


B: 3 Kris Massie 22 Glenn Manton 39 Ang Christou
HB: 5 Andrew McKay 29 Simon Beaumont 21 Craig Bradley (c)
C: 9 Adrian Hickmott 7 Brett Ratten 45 Anthony Franchina
HF: 12 Matthew Lappin 8 Lance Whitnall 17 Scott Freeborn
F: 37 Trent Hotton 1 Stephen Silvagni (vc) 27 Darren Hulme
Ruck: 11 Mark Porter 43 Anthony Koutoufides 16 Scott Camporeale
Interchange: 10 Michael Mansfield 25 Brendan Fevola 33 Ryan Houlihan
48 Jordan Doering
Coach: Wayne Brittain
Emg: Ben Nelson Jim Plunkett Simon Fletcher
In: Jordan Doering
Out: Simon Fletcher


50 Games (AFL): Trent Hotton
200 Goals: Lance Whitnall
Score Records: This would be Carlton's last victory over Brisbane until late into season 2008.

Brownlow Votes

3: Adrian Hickmott (CARL)
2: Darren Hulme (CARL)
1: Anthony Koutoufides (CARL)

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