|Venue: Punt Rd Oval||Date: Saturday June 19, 1943|
|Result: Lose by 5 points||Umpire:||Crowd: 8,000|
|Goalkickers: M.Price 4, J.Bennett 2, L.Collins 2, B.Chitty 1, B.Green 1, J.Mooring 1.|
Game ReviewBad kicking remains bad football in any era, and Carlton's 11 goals 21 would be enough to lose this game despite the Blues having 5 more scoring shots than Melbourne.
The Blues were in 7th spot with a percentage of 102.9.
|B:||9 Bob Atkinson||12 George Gniel||21 Neil Tucker|
|HB:||18 Arthur Sanger||15 Vin Brown||1 Frank Anderson|
|C:||8 Fred Fitzgibbon||7 Tom Dillon||32 Bob Green|
|HF:||4 Lance Collins||6 Bob Chitty||31 Charlie McInnes|
|F:||3 Jack Bennett||28 Jack Wrout||30 Mick Price|
|Ruck:||24 Ron Savage||20 Graham Tudor||16 Jim Mooring (acting capt.)|
|19th Man:||26 Jim Clark|
MilestonesDebut: Jim Clark
Last Game (Carlton): Neil Tucker
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