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Carlton defeated Essendon by 7 points

Round 4, 1952

Carlton2.6182.9215.124213.1694
Essendon2.0125.3337.54713.987
Venue: Windy HillDate: Saturday May 10, 1952
Result: Win by 7 pointsUmpire: Crowd: 28,000
Goalkickers: J.Howell 4, J.Mills 3, E.Henfry 2, B.Comben 1, F.Davies 1, L.Kerr 1, R.Robertson 1.
Reports: Injuries:










Game Review

After trailing by 12 points at half time, the Blues kicked 11 goals in the second half to beat the Bombers by 7 points. This margin would have been greater if the Blues conversion rate was better.

Team

B: 35 Jack Conley 27 Ollie Grieve 14 Vin English
HB: 30 George Stafford 1 Ken Hands (vc) 39 Harry Dern
C: 11 Laurie Kerr 17 Doug Beasy 8 Arthur Hodgson
HF: 21 Ron Robertson 7 Keith Warburton 6 Ern Henfry (c)
F: 2 Bill Milroy 13 Jack Howell 9 Jack Mills
Ruck: 28 Fred Davies 19 Don Calder 15 Bruce Comben
Res: 10 Fred Stafford 34 A. Max Thomas
Coach: Percy Bentley



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