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Footscray vs Melbourne

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Round: 6   Venue: Western Oval   Date: Sat, 27-05-1961 2:15 pm   Crowd: 29,490  
Footscray 1.2.84.5.295.6.369.8.62 C:  Bill Findlay
Melbourne 6.2.386.6.4210.8.6813.9.87 C:  Norm Smith
  MELB by 30MELB by 13MELB by 32MELB by 25  

Match stats

Footscray Match Stats Career
# Player K M H D G B HO T FF FA Age Games G
18 Baxter, Ray 1 21y 92d 38 84
6 Beamish, Keith 2 20y 104d 19 13
19 Bradbury, John 0 20y 57d 19 2
7 Dowling, Bernie 0 18y 355d 3 1
1 Elliott, Trevor 0 23y 147d 25 10
28 Evans, Charlie 0 19y 140d 10 0
12 Gardiner, Alex 0 26y 144d 72 15
23 Hoiles, John 0 22y 289d 48 5
17 Ion, Graham 1 20y 227d 37 28
25 Jillard, John 0 20y 60d 38 0
29 Lee, Bernie 0 24y 68d 57 4
9 McDonald, Cameron 0 20y 337d 28 22
30 McKellar, Barney 0 21y 115d 5 2
15 Quarrell, John 0 23y 125d 45 12
14 Schultz, John 0 22y 241d 55 19
31 Smith, Barry 1 22y 126d 13 4
8 Spargo, Bob 0 21y 224d 36 22
5 Stewart, Charlie 0 22y 69d 6 1
4 Ware, Bob 1 19y 277d 25 22
3 Whitten, Ted 3 27y 304d 170 146
  Rushed   8  
  Totals         9 8         21y 358d 749 412
Melbourne Match Stats Career
# Player K M H D G B HO T FF FA Age Games G
6 Adams, Frank 1 25y 349d 108 117
31 Barassi, Ron 1 25y 89d 139 205
17 Dawson, Ray 0 20y 19d 4 0
9 Dixon, Brian 0 25y 7d 128 24
28 Gleeson, Terry 0 27y 223d 76 19
16 Johnson, Bob 2 25y 358d 126 239
8 Johnson, Bob 'Tassie' 0 23y 176d 45 0
22 Kenneally, Bryan 0 19y 62d 25 1
35 Laidlaw, Clyde 1 27y 181d 108 50
21 Leahy, Brian 0 18y 113d 18 0
4 Lord, John 0 24y 55d 58 5
29 Mann, Harold 'Hassa' 0 20y 229d 43 50
34 Mann, Len 0 22y 279d 11 3
33 Miller, Robert 0 20y 76d 4 0
11 Mithen, Laurie 6 27y 42d 125 58
38 Nilsson, Ray 0 22y 182d 15 19
24 Ridley, Ian 1 27y 101d 122 215
18 Roet, Brian 0 21y 206d 3 0
26 Thorogood, Ian 0 24y 275d 68 1
23 Tunbridge, Geoff 1 29y 50d 84 99
  Rushed   9  
  Totals         13 9         23y 337d 1310 1105

Footnotes

* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.