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Carlton lost to Fitzroy by 62 points at Princes Park. Two new faces on debut for the Blues.

Round 4, 1946

Carlton1.393.6245.12426.1652
Fitzroy4.4286.74310.137316.18114
Venue: Princes ParkDate: Saturday May 11, 1946
Result: Loss by 62 pointsUmpire: SawyerCrowd: 30,000
Goalkickers: K.Baxter 2, K.Hands 1, J.Howell 1, J.Mooring 1, H.Turner 1.
Reports: Injuries: K.Hands (torn ligaments) L.Harris replaced D.Baird (hand) in last quarter.











Game Review

This mid-table clash between Carlton (sixth) and Fitzroy (eighth) was expected to be a close and even contest, and it was - for the first half. After that, the Gorillas blew the Blues away, kicking ten goals to Carlton's three, and winning easily by 62 points.

Team

B: 18 Arthur Sanger 27 Ollie Grieve 25 Jim Baird
HB: 19 Gordon Cameron 23 Bert Deacon 26 Jim Clark
C: 29 Ken McLean 10 Clinton Wines 12 Doug Williams
HF: 7 Herb Turner 1 Ken Hands 20 Ray Garby
F: 14 Rod McLean (a/c) 21 Ken Baxter 35 Jack Conley
Ruck: 13 Jack Howell 3 Jack Bennett 16 Jim Mooring
Res: 33 Ritchie Green 34 Len Harris
Coach: Percy Bentley


Milestones

Debut: Ritchie Green
Debut and Only Game: Len Harris


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