Round 7, 1941         Carlton defeated Melbourne by 27 points at the MCG.

Round 7, 1941

Venue: M.C.G.Date: Monday June 16, 1941
Result: Win by 27 pointsUmpire: Crowd: 28,407
Goalkickers: P.Schmidt 7, J.Francis 3, R.Savage 3, M.Crisp 2, R.Cooper 2, H.Dowsley 1, J.Mooring 1.
Reports: Injuries:

Game Review

This game was played on the Monday of the King's Birthday long weekend, and again, Paul Schmidt led the Blues assault on goal. The elusive number 23 for Carlton chopped up another quality defence, and kicked seven more majors on the way to an emphatic victory by the Blues. Schmidt was now third on the goal-kicking table, and Carlton held third on the ladder.

At the end of this round Carlton were in 3rd spot on the ladder with a percentage of 118.2.


B: 6 Bob Chitty 21 Frank Gill 5 George Bailey
HB: 18 Arthur Sanger 4 Ken Baxter 1 Frank Anderson
C: 7 Jack Carney (vc) 8 Jack Skinner 32 Bob Green
HF: 19 Ron Cooper 28 Jack Wrout 12 Creswell 'Mickey' Crisp
F: 10 Jim Francis (c) 20 Harcourt Dowsley 23 Paul Schmidt
Ruck: 24 Ron Savage 14 Rod McLean 16 Jim Mooring
19th Man: 31 Charlie McInnes
Coach: Percy Bentley


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