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Round 4, 1898         Carlton lost to Geelong by just 1 point at Princes Park.

Round 4, 1898

Carlton 1.1 7 1.2 8 3.4 22 4.5 29
Geelong 0.3 3 1.9 15 1.12 18 3.12 30
Venue: Princes Park
Date: Saturday 28 May 1898
Result: Loss by 1 point
Crowd:
Goalkickers: B.Walsh 1, J.Roberts 1, L.Morrison 1, T.Kinman 1.
Reports:
Umpire: Keenan
Injuries: P. Williams (eye) left the field during the third quarter, returned for the last quarter.
Best:



Game Review

Aided considerably by Geelong's wayward kicking for goal, the Blues led by four points at three-quarter time in this game at Princes Park. Each side then scored twice in the final term, but the Pivotonians' 2 majors edged out Carlton's 1.1 to get them home by one point.

Carlton stayed in sixth place on the ladder, with a very poor percentage of 69.0.

Team

B: Jack Reekie Charlie Sweatman Bill Sharkey
HB: Dan Pender George Warde Ernie Walton (c)
C: Charlie Curtis Peter Williams (vc) Bill Casey
HF: Sam Chapman Charlie Brown Chic Breese
F: Wally O'Cock Tommy Kinman Jack Roberts
Rucks: Tommy O'Day Len Morrison Jim Pender
Henry Dunne
Rover: Bobby Walsh
Coach: No coach and the captain directed the side
Note: 4 Rucks, 20 players on the ground and no interchange

Changes

In: W.O'Cock, C.Breese, J.Roberts, T.Kinman
Out: B.Armstrong, B.Weir, O.Manchester, D.Meadowcroft

Milestones

Debut: Tommy Kinman


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