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Round 3, 1945         On a black day for the Blues, Carlton lost to Essendon by 100 points at Windy Hill, in our first-ever triple-figure loss.

Round 3, 1945

Carlton 4.3 27 5.6 36 6.7 43 7.8 50
Essendon 4.4 28 10.8 68 14.14 98 22.18 150
Venue: Windy Hill
Date: Saturday 5 May 1945
Result: Lost by 100 points
Crowd: 16,000
Goalkickers: J.Mooring 2, J.Bennett 1, M.Price 1, R.Savage 1, C.Wines 1, A.Hearn 1.
Reports:
Umpire: McLellan
Injuries:
Best:

Game Review

At the time, this was Carlton's heaviest defeat, and our first by a triple-figure margin.

An awful day that dropped us to 12th position on the ladder.

Team


B: 32 Bob Green (vc) 22 Jim Jones 28 Ron Boys
HB: 18 Arthur Sanger 6 Bob Chitty (c) 15 Vin Brown
C: 11 Ron Hines 26 Jim Clark 12 Doug Williams
HF: 2 Ken Hopper 25 Arthur Hall 8 Fred Fitzgibbon
F: 19 Adrian Hearn 10 Clinton Wines 30 Mick Price
Ruck: 24 Ron Savage 3 Jack Bennett 16 Jim Mooring
19th Man: 27 Cyril Mann
Coach: Percy Bentley


Milestones

Debut: Clinton Wines
Last Game: Adrian Hearn and Cyril Mann


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