Carlton lost to Collingwood by 29 points - Victoria Park

Round 10, 1929

Venue: Victoria ParkDate: Saturday July 6, 1929
Result: Loss by 29 pointsUmpire: Crowd: 33,000
Goalkickers: A.Clarke 3, H.Dunn 3, J.Green 2, H.Vallence 1, A.Skehan 1, A.Doyle 1.
Reports: Injuries:

Game Review

A huge crowd of 33,000 packed into Victoria Park for this eagerly-awaited clash between the top two sides on the ladder. Carlton started well and led at the first break, but after that the Magpies - with their champion full-forward Gordon Coventry in top form - exerted their authority and eventually won by five goals.

Carlton's only consolation on a bleak day was that Richmond and Essendon also lost, allowing the Blues to cling to second spot on the ladder.

At the end of this round Carlton were in 2nd spot on the ladder with a percentage of 140.2.


B: 26 Ray Brew (c) 21 Frank Gill 24 Bill Lever
HB: 27 Charlie Parsons 32 Alex Duncan 6 Fred Gilby
C: 7 Joe Kelly 2 Colin Martyn 29 Fred Williams
HF: 3 Charlie McSwain 22 Harry Vallence 16 Harvey Dunn
F: 19 Alec Doyle 14 Jack Green 31 Ansell Clarke
Ruck: 12 Allan Skehan 10 Denis Kelleher 5 Norm Collins
Coach: Dan Minogue

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