Melbourne edged out Carlton by 12 points at Princes Park.

Round 14, 1964

Venue: Princes ParkDate: Saturday July 25, 1964
Result: Loss by 12 pointsUmpire: J.Brewer Crowd: 17,831 Receipts: £1,627
Goalkickers: S.Silvagni 3, B.Cox 2, I.Nankervis 2, T.Best 1, M.Sankey 1.
Reports: Injuries:

Game Review

In their best performance of the season to date, Carlton took on ladder leaders Melbourne at Princes Park, and almost caused an enormous upset. In front by 7 points at three-quarter time, they just couldn't hold out the fast-finishing Demons, and lost by 12.

Carlton had a great chance to beat top side, Melbourne, but inaccurate kicking in the third term on their part enabled the Demons to stay in the game, and eventually overhaul courageous Carlton, who fought the issue right out to the finish. - Football Record.


B: 8 John Benetti 4 Brian Buckley 5 Ken Greenwood
HB: 26 Graeme Anderson 17 Gordon Collis 32 Vasil Varlamos
C: 39 Cliff Stewart 19 Ian Collins 33 Jim Pleydell
HF: 9 Berkley Cox 24 Tony Thiessen 3 Kevin Hall
F: 16 Maurie Sankey (vc) 20 Wes Lofts (dvc) 6 Trevor Best
Ruck: 2 John Nicholls 1 Serge Silvagni (c) 23 Ian Nankervis
Res: 12 John Gill 36 Roger Hoggett
Coach: Ken Hands

In: J. Benetti, J. Gill, T. Thiessen
Out: B. Crowe, B. Gill, J. Comben

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