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AFL - KEY FACTS

Official name
Australian Football League

Known as
AFL

Duration
1897–2024

Headquarters
140 Harbour Esplanade, Docklands, VIC, 3008

Phone
1300 722 515

Website
afl.com.au

Affiliated competitions (Current)
Premiership Season 1897-2024; Women's Premiership Season 2017-2024; National Championships Under-18 Girls 2010-2024; Night/Pre-Season Competition 1956-2024; National Championships Under-18 Boys 1953-2024

Affiliated competitions (Historical)
AFLX 2018-2019; Women's Winter Series 2018-2019; Women's Exhibition Series 2013-2016; Reserves 1919-1999; Under-19s 1946-1991; Reserves


Premiership Season

Official Name
V/AFL Premiership Season

Duration
1897–2024

Affiliated clubs (Current)
Carlton (VIC) 1897-2024; Collingwood (VIC) 1897-2024; Essendon (VIC) 1897-2024; Geelong (VIC) 1897-2024; Melbourne (VIC) 1897-2024; Sydney (VIC) 1897-2024; St. Kilda (VIC) 1897-2024; Richmond (VIC) 1908-2024; North Melbourne (VIC) 1925-2024; Western Bulldogs (VIC) 1925-2024; Hawthorn (VIC) 1925-2024; Brisbane (QLD) 1987-2024; West Coast (WA) 1987-2024; Adelaide (SA) 1991-2024; Fremantle (WA) 1995-2024; Port Adelaide (SA) 1997-2024; Gold Coast (QLD) 2011-2024; Greater Western Sydney (NSW) 2012-2024

Affiliated clubs (Historical)
Fitzroy (VIC) 1897-1996; University (VIC) 1908-1914

Affiliated grounds (Current)
Adelaide Oval; Bellerive Oval; Carrara Stadium; Docklands; Eureka Stadium; Gabba; Kardinia Park; M.C.G.; Manuka Oval; Marrara Stadium; Norwood Oval; Perth Stadium; S.C.G.; Summit Sport Park; Sydney Showground; Traeger Park; York Park

Affiliated grounds (Historical)
Albury Sports Ground; Arden Street; Blacktown; Brisbane Exhibition Ground; Brunswick Street; Canberra Stadium; Cazaly's Stadium; Coburg City Oval; Corio Oval; East Melbourne; Euroa Memorial Oval; Football Park; Glenferrie Oval; Jiangwan Stadium; Junction Oval; Lake Oval; Moorabbin Oval; North Hobart Oval; Olympic Park; Princes Park; Punt Road; Riverway Stadium; Stadium Australia; Subiaco Oval; Toorak Park; Victoria Park; W.A.C.A.; Waverley Park; Wellington Stadium; Whitten Oval; Windy Hill; Yallourn Oval; Yarraville Oval

1926 V/AFL Premiership Season

 
 

1926 Ladder

LP Club P W L D For Agn % Pts
1 Collingwood 18 15 3 0 1604 1074 149.35 60
2 Geelong 18 15 3 0 1605 1105 145.25 60
3 Melbourne 18 14 4 0 1720 1175 146.38 56
4 Essendon 18 12 6 0 1303 1048 124.33 48
5 South Melbourne 18 12 6 0 1408 1184 118.92 48
6 Carlton 18 11 7 0 1314 1234 106.48 44
7 Richmond 18 9 9 0 1376 1495 92.04 36
8 Fitzroy 18 6 12 0 1363 1583 86.10 24
9 St. Kilda 18 6 12 0 1081 1427 75.75 24
10 Footscray 18 4 14 0 1164 1665 69.91 16
11 Hawthorn 18 3 14 1 1094 1648 66.38 14
12 North Melbourne 18 0 17 1 1102 1496 73.66 2
  H&A 108 107 107 1 16134 16134 100.00 432
  Finals 4 4 4 0 628 628 100.00 16
  Total 112 111 111 1 16762 16762 100.00 448

1926 Round by Round

Round 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 1SF | 2SF | PF | GF

Round 1[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon7.79.1014.1215.14 104 Sat 1-May-1926 2:45 pm Windy Hill15,000
North Melbourne1.04.46.76.17 53 Essendon won by 51 points[Stats]
Fitzroy2.73.106.137.13 55 Sat 1-May-1926 2:45 pm Brunswick Street25,000
Collingwood2.17.39.714.10 94 Collingwood won by 39 points[Stats]
Geelong2.44.79.1213.15 93 Sat 1-May-1926 2:45 pm Corio Oval15,000
Footscray0.31.62.63.9 27 Geelong won by 66 points[Stats]
Hawthorn1.34.75.116.14 50 Sat 1-May-1926 2:45 pm Glenferrie Oval16,000
Carlton4.67.79.139.16 70 Carlton won by 20 points[Stats]
Melbourne1.75.98.1013.14 92 Sat 1-May-1926 2:45 pm M.C.G.18,742
St. Kilda2.13.57.128.15 63 Melbourne won by 29 points[Stats]
South Melbourne4.56.69.911.11 77 Sat 1-May-1926 2:45 pm Lake Oval20,000
Richmond2.24.96.1112.13 85 Richmond won by 8 points[Stats]

Round 2[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton1.23.84.89.15 69 Sat 8-May-1926 2:45 pm Princes Park18,000
Melbourne1.33.48.88.10 58 Carlton won by 11 points[Stats]
Collingwood1.33.64.76.11 47 Sat 8-May-1926 2:45 pm Victoria Park25,000
Essendon2.15.58.1110.18 78 Essendon won by 31 points[Stats]
North Melbourne1.23.34.55.8 38 Sat 8-May-1926 2:45 pm Arden Street7,000
Hawthorn3.23.74.115.12 42 Hawthorn won by 4 points[Stats]
Richmond4.39.314.418.8 116 Sat 8-May-1926 2:45 pm Punt Road22,000
Fitzroy1.23.54.88.10 58 Richmond won by 58 points[Stats]
St. Kilda6.56.813.1315.15 105 Sat 8-May-1926 2:45 pm Junction Oval20,000
Geelong2.29.1112.1216.14 110 Geelong won by 5 points[Stats]
Footscray1.34.56.78.9 57 Sat 8-May-1926 2:45 pm Western Oval15,000
South Melbourne6.67.612.813.12 90 South Melbourne won by 33 points[Stats]

Round 3[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon1.12.67.810.9 69 Sat 15-May-1926 2:45 pm Windy Hill30,000
Richmond2.43.47.68.13 61 Essendon won by 8 points[Stats]
Fitzroy3.56.910.1111.13 79 Sat 15-May-1926 2:45 pm Brunswick Street15,000
Footscray2.35.67.811.12 78 Fitzroy won by 1 point[Stats]
Geelong1.35.47.69.10 64 Sat 15-May-1926 2:45 pm Corio Oval18,000
Carlton0.23.46.108.12 60 Geelong won by 4 points[Stats]
Hawthorn3.03.54.76.11 47 Sat 15-May-1926 2:45 pm Glenferrie Oval13,000
Collingwood2.66.612.1017.17 119 Collingwood won by 72 points[Stats]
Melbourne3.57.1015.1217.17 119 Sat 15-May-1926 2:45 pm M.C.G.9,495
North Melbourne4.07.110.314.5 89 Melbourne won by 30 points[Stats]
South Melbourne1.51.66.116.11 47 Sat 15-May-1926 2:45 pm Lake Oval23,000
St. Kilda0.02.82.96.14 50 St. Kilda won by 3 points[Stats]

Round 4[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton6.36.37.910.11 71 Sat 22-May-1926 2:45 pm Princes Park25,000
South Melbourne0.56.87.99.12 66 Carlton won by 5 points[Stats]
Collingwood1.45.79.1012.12 84 Sat 22-May-1926 2:45 pm Victoria Park15,000
Melbourne6.37.69.712.7 79 Collingwood won by 5 points[Stats]
North Melbourne1.05.35.47.8 50 Sat 22-May-1926 2:45 pm Arden Street14,000
Geelong2.73.86.127.16 58 Geelong won by 8 points[Stats]
Richmond4.69.1013.1516.16 112 Sat 22-May-1926 2:45 pm Punt Road14,000
Hawthorn3.47.1010.1214.16 100 Richmond won by 12 points[Stats]
St. Kilda4.26.37.59.8 62 Sat 22-May-1926 2:45 pm Junction Oval22,000
Fitzroy2.13.55.77.9 51 St. Kilda won by 11 points[Stats]
Footscray3.15.35.47.5 47 Sat 22-May-1926 2:45 pm Western Oval20,000
Essendon0.42.64.106.13 49 Essendon won by 2 points[Stats]

Round 5[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon2.26.510.513.7 85 Sat 29-May-1926 2:45 pm Windy Hill20,000
St. Kilda4.34.55.75.8 38 Essendon won by 47 points[Stats]
Fitzroy1.42.65.117.16 58 Sat 29-May-1926 2:45 pm Brunswick Street25,000
Carlton1.26.46.67.6 48 Fitzroy won by 10 points[Stats]
Geelong2.06.76.89.14 68 Sat 29-May-1926 2:45 pm Corio Oval19,500
Collingwood2.102.1110.1510.15 75 Collingwood won by 7 points[Stats]
Hawthorn1.56.97.109.13 67 Sat 29-May-1926 2:45 pm Glenferrie Oval10,000
Footscray4.26.512.1114.16 100 Footscray won by 33 points[Stats]
Melbourne6.011.216.819.8 122 Sat 29-May-1926 2:45 pm M.C.G.28,628
Richmond2.26.68.1112.17 89 Melbourne won by 33 points[Stats]
South Melbourne5.38.69.810.15 75 Sat 29-May-1926 2:45 pm Lake Oval15,000
North Melbourne3.36.49.711.7 73 South Melbourne won by 2 points[Stats]

Round 6[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton3.33.76.1210.13 73 Sat 5-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Princes Park30,000
Essendon2.54.105.136.15 51 Carlton won by 22 points[Stats]
Collingwood3.47.911.1312.16 88 Sat 5-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Victoria Park16,000
South Melbourne3.16.36.78.11 59 Collingwood won by 29 points[Stats]
North Melbourne2.54.68.1111.11 77 Sat 5-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Arden Street10,000
Fitzroy3.25.57.911.15 81 Fitzroy won by 4 points[Stats]
Richmond0.54.88.1110.13 73 Sat 5-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Punt Road26,000
Geelong5.58.711.1112.11 83 Geelong won by 10 points[Stats]
St. Kilda5.47.410.612.7 79 Sat 5-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Junction Oval10,000
Hawthorn1.24.75.106.14 50 St. Kilda won by 29 points[Stats]
Footscray2.14.34.76.10 46 Sat 5-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Western Oval16,000
Melbourne5.37.313.1015.15 105 Melbourne won by 59 points[Stats]

Round 7[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Fitzroy4.16.510.911.15 81 Mon 7-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Brunswick Street8,000
Hawthorn3.111.412.714.12 96 Hawthorn won by 15 points[Stats]
Geelong5.26.511.713.11 89 Mon 7-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Corio Oval25,600
Essendon2.24.45.97.9 51 Geelong won by 38 points[Stats]
Melbourne2.55.1210.1412.16 88 Mon 7-Jun-1926 2:45 pm M.C.G.20,974
South Melbourne1.34.76.178.17 65 Melbourne won by 23 points[Stats]
North Melbourne2.64.77.910.13 73 Mon 7-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Arden Street12,000
Richmond0.05.67.1110.14 74 Richmond won by 1 point[Stats]
St. Kilda3.83.96.99.12 66 Mon 7-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Junction Oval24,000
Collingwood2.24.118.1110.16 76 Collingwood won by 10 points[Stats]
Footscray0.36.57.710.11 71 Mon 7-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Western Oval20,000
Carlton6.29.510.914.9 93 Carlton won by 22 points[Stats]

Round 8[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton3.39.313.417.7 109 Sat 19-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Princes Park20,000
North Melbourne1.32.64.97.10 52 Carlton won by 57 points[Stats]
Collingwood8.812.1021.1428.16 184 Sat 19-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Victoria Park14,000
Footscray2.34.66.68.10 58 Collingwood won by 126 points[Stats]
Essendon5.06.39.510.9 69 Sat 19-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Windy Hill23,000
Melbourne1.35.510.911.9 75 Melbourne won by 6 points[Stats]
Hawthorn2.45.78.810.12 72 Sat 19-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Glenferrie Oval9,000
Geelong5.111.116.618.10 118 Geelong won by 46 points[Stats]
Richmond2.126.139.1711.19 85 Sat 19-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Punt Road22,000
St. Kilda0.33.75.109.12 66 Richmond won by 19 points[Stats]
South Melbourne3.45.68.1013.15 93 Sat 19-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Lake Oval15,000
Fitzroy1.24.27.49.5 59 South Melbourne won by 34 points[Stats]

Round 9[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton4.47.87.910.10 70 Sat 26-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Princes Park30,000
Collingwood2.05.55.86.13 49 Carlton won by 21 points[Stats]
Fitzroy5.28.310.610.9 69 Sat 26-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Brunswick Street12,000
Geelong5.49.710.1112.12 84 Geelong won by 15 points[Stats]
Melbourne4.119.1416.2221.28 154 Sat 26-Jun-1926 2:45 pm M.C.G.7,514
Hawthorn0.11.51.51.7 13 Melbourne won by 141 points[Stats]
North Melbourne1.22.34.74.9 33 Sat 26-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Arden Street5,000
St. Kilda3.55.105.145.17 47 St. Kilda won by 14 points[Stats]
South Melbourne2.44.77.119.15 69 Sat 26-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Lake Oval18,000
Essendon1.13.35.58.9 57 South Melbourne won by 12 points[Stats]
Footscray2.27.57.68.8 56 Sat 26-Jun-1926 2:45 pm Western Oval14,000
Richmond2.34.77.109.13 67 Richmond won by 11 points[Stats]

Round 10[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Fitzroy0.13.45.96.13 49 Sat 3-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Brunswick Street13,000
Essendon4.55.78.1011.12 78 Essendon won by 29 points[Stats]
Geelong2.64.95.158.19 67 Sat 3-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Corio Oval21,500
Melbourne2.23.46.48.5 53 Geelong won by 14 points[Stats]
Hawthorn2.15.77.78.10 58 Sat 3-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Glenferrie Oval10,000
South Melbourne2.55.97.1211.16 82 South Melbourne won by 24 points[Stats]
North Melbourne3.23.27.48.5 53 Sat 3-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Arden Street5,000
Collingwood3.28.1010.1210.16 76 Collingwood won by 23 points[Stats]
Richmond1.42.65.127.17 59 Sat 3-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Punt Road32,000
Carlton2.14.37.58.6 54 Richmond won by 5 points[Stats]
St. Kilda2.53.95.147.17 59 Sat 3-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Junction Oval12,500
Footscray1.13.55.610.7 67 Footscray won by 8 points[Stats]

Round 11[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton3.25.48.811.14 80 Sat 10-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Princes Park15,000
St. Kilda2.13.56.89.9 63 Carlton won by 17 points[Stats]
Collingwood5.48.812.1114.15 99 Sat 10-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Victoria Park23,000
Richmond0.02.43.85.11 41 Collingwood won by 58 points[Stats]
Essendon3.34.67.711.8 74 Sat 10-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Windy Hill10,000
Hawthorn2.13.35.47.5 47 Essendon won by 27 points[Stats]
Melbourne3.24.59.814.15 99 Sat 10-Jul-1926 2:45 pm M.C.G.11,651
Fitzroy3.14.56.68.12 60 Melbourne won by 39 points[Stats]
South Melbourne2.45.87.109.13 67 Sat 10-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Lake Oval20,000
Geelong2.35.56.68.8 56 South Melbourne won by 11 points[Stats]
Footscray1.47.610.614.9 93 Sat 10-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Western Oval12,000
North Melbourne6.46.410.710.8 68 Footscray won by 25 points[Stats]

Round 12[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton0.61.136.158.17 65 Sat 17-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Princes Park12,000
Hawthorn0.24.27.68.9 57 Carlton won by 8 points[Stats]
Collingwood7.412.815.1618.16 124 Sat 17-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Victoria Park16,000
Fitzroy4.35.67.1111.16 82 Collingwood won by 42 points[Stats]
North Melbourne2.13.24.64.8 32 Sat 17-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Arden Street10,000
Essendon1.13.45.96.14 50 Essendon won by 18 points[Stats]
Richmond2.55.119.1410.15 75 Sat 17-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Punt Road27,000
South Melbourne2.34.58.816.12 108 South Melbourne won by 33 points[Stats]
St. Kilda2.42.52.113.11 29 Sat 17-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Junction Oval14,000
Melbourne1.510.912.1317.16 118 Melbourne won by 89 points[Stats]
Footscray1.54.106.127.14 56 Sat 17-Jul-1926 2:45 pm Western Oval17,000
Geelong5.86.912.1315.17 107 Geelong won by 51 points[Stats]

Round 13[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon2.53.64.86.10 46 Sat 7-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Windy Hill20,000
Collingwood1.46.47.910.9 69 Collingwood won by 23 points[Stats]
Fitzroy3.85.128.1310.17 77 Sat 7-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Brunswick Street10,000
Richmond4.37.810.1512.20 92 Richmond won by 15 points[Stats]
Geelong5.55.810.1512.18 90 Sat 7-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Corio Oval10,500
St. Kilda2.35.65.65.8 38 Geelong won by 52 points[Stats]
Hawthorn1.24.58.710.10 70 Sat 7-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Glenferrie Oval4,500
North Melbourne2.13.56.610.10 70 Hawthorn drew with North Melbourne[Stats]
Melbourne4.56.107.1312.18 90 Sat 7-Aug-1926 2:45 pm M.C.G.27,786
Carlton2.55.76.88.10 58 Melbourne won by 32 points[Stats]
South Melbourne3.34.78.1115.17 107 Sat 7-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Lake Oval14,000
Footscray1.43.105.106.12 48 South Melbourne won by 59 points[Stats]

Round 14[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton1.55.97.912.10 82 Sat 14-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Princes Park25,000
Geelong2.42.95.1310.15 75 Carlton won by 7 points[Stats]
Collingwood4.25.310.716.8 104 Sat 14-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Victoria Park7,000
Hawthorn1.21.72.93.10 28 Collingwood won by 76 points[Stats]
North Melbourne2.33.39.610.7 67 Sat 14-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Arden Street6,000
Melbourne1.12.85.119.16 70 Melbourne won by 3 points[Stats]
Richmond2.52.77.148.14 62 Sat 14-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Punt Road20,000
Essendon0.16.38.310.7 67 Essendon won by 5 points[Stats]
St. Kilda5.55.57.97.11 53 Sat 14-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Junction Oval15,000
South Melbourne1.26.96.1310.21 81 South Melbourne won by 28 points[Stats]
Footscray3.73.77.148.15 63 Sat 14-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Western Oval10,000
Fitzroy0.08.89.914.21 105 Fitzroy won by 42 points[Stats]

Round 15[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon3.410.814.1018.15 123 Sat 21-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Windy Hill8,000
Footscray0.25.79.79.9 63 Essendon won by 60 points[Stats]
Fitzroy2.68.1111.1418.18 126 Sat 21-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Brunswick Street7,000
St. Kilda3.03.66.89.10 64 Fitzroy won by 62 points[Stats]
Geelong2.64.1012.1515.22 112 Sat 21-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Corio Oval10,000
North Melbourne1.14.34.67.6 48 Geelong won by 64 points[Stats]
Hawthorn3.35.58.610.9 69 Sat 21-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Glenferrie Oval5,000
Richmond5.38.912.1514.18 102 Richmond won by 33 points[Stats]
Melbourne1.04.35.46.7 43 Sat 21-Aug-1926 2:45 pm M.C.G.32,475
Collingwood2.74.910.1113.15 93 Collingwood won by 50 points[Stats]
South Melbourne5.57.811.1012.13 85 Sat 21-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Lake Oval29,000
Carlton3.17.58.79.8 62 South Melbourne won by 23 points[Stats]

Round 16[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Carlton2.57.1113.1418.18 126 Sat 28-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Princes Park25,000
Fitzroy5.79.911.1315.14 104 Carlton won by 22 points[Stats]
Collingwood5.57.77.148.16 64 Sat 28-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Victoria Park26,550
Geelong3.38.811.1014.13 97 Geelong won by 33 points[Stats]
North Melbourne1.63.116.159.16 70 Sat 28-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Arden Street12,000
South Melbourne4.26.610.915.16 106 South Melbourne won by 36 points[Stats]
Richmond3.36.59.710.8 68 Sat 28-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Punt Road15,000
Melbourne4.07.611.913.16 94 Melbourne won by 26 points[Stats]
St. Kilda2.32.72.82.11 23 Sat 28-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Junction Oval13,000
Essendon3.16.410.814.11 95 Essendon won by 72 points[Stats]
Footscray3.75.87.169.19 73 Sat 28-Aug-1926 2:45 pm Western Oval5,000
Hawthorn1.04.76.1011.14 80 Hawthorn won by 7 points[Stats]

Round 17[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon6.28.611.813.8 86 Sat 4-Sep-1926 2:45 pm Windy Hill25,000
Carlton2.16.57.611.11 77 Essendon won by 9 points[Stats]
Fitzroy6.99.1214.1717.18 120 Sat 4-Sep-1926 2:45 pm Brunswick Street6,000
North Melbourne2.06.29.613.7 85 Fitzroy won by 35 points[Stats]
Geelong5.312.514.919.16 130 Sat 4-Sep-1926 2:45 pm Corio Oval11,500
Richmond0.71.95.158.18 66 Geelong won by 64 points[Stats]
Hawthorn3.43.59.710.10 70 Sat 4-Sep-1926 2:45 pm Glenferrie Oval5,000
St. Kilda2.37.68.912.14 86 St. Kilda won by 16 points[Stats]
Melbourne9.512.817.1420.20 140 Sat 4-Sep-1926 2:45 pm M.C.G.6,684
Footscray1.16.78.89.14 68 Melbourne won by 72 points[Stats]
South Melbourne2.22.65.68.9 57 Sat 4-Sep-1926 2:45 pm Lake Oval32,000
Collingwood4.26.39.79.9 63 Collingwood won by 6 points[Stats]

Round 18[Round Review]

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Collingwood5.65.79.1712.24 96 Sat 11-Sep-1926 2:45 pm Victoria Park20,000
Carlton2.05.15.17.5 47 Collingwood won by 49 points[Stats]
Essendon3.26.98.109.17 71 Sat 11-Sep-1926 2:45 pm Windy Hill25,000
South Melbourne4.34.59.1010.14 74 South Melbourne won by 3 points[Stats]
Geelong4.57.713.1115.14 104 Sat 11-Sep-1926 2:45 pm Corio Oval14,000
Fitzroy0.13.64.96.13 49 Geelong won by 55 points[Stats]
Hawthorn1.05.66.911.12 78 Sat 11-Sep-1926 2:45 pm Glenferrie Oval5,000
Melbourne7.810.915.1218.13 121 Melbourne won by 43 points[Stats]
Richmond1.23.64.96.13 49 Sat 11-Sep-1926 2:45 pm Punt Road5,000
Footscray4.78.711.1213.15 93 Footscray won by 44 points[Stats]
St. Kilda1.66.68.1013.12 90 Sat 11-Sep-1926 2:45 pm Junction Oval6,000
North Melbourne3.05.19.111.5 71 St. Kilda won by 19 points[Stats]

1926 Ladder

LP Club P W L D For Agn % Pts
1 Collingwood 18 15 3 0 1604 1074 149.35 60
2 Geelong 18 15 3 0 1605 1105 145.25 60
3 Melbourne 18 14 4 0 1720 1175 146.38 56
4 Essendon 18 12 6 0 1303 1048 124.33 48
5 South Melbourne 18 12 6 0 1408 1184 118.92 48
6 Carlton 18 11 7 0 1314 1234 106.48 44
7 Richmond 18 9 9 0 1376 1495 92.04 36
8 Fitzroy 18 6 12 0 1363 1583 86.10 24
9 St. Kilda 18 6 12 0 1081 1427 75.75 24
10 Footscray 18 4 14 0 1164 1665 69.91 16
11 Hawthorn 18 3 14 1 1094 1648 66.38 14
12 North Melbourne 18 0 17 1 1102 1496 73.66 2
  H&A 108 107 107 1 16134 16134 100.00 432
  Finals 4 4 4 0 628 628 100.00 16
  Total 112 111 111 1 16762 16762 100.00 448

First Semi-final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon5.57.711.917.15 117 Sat 18-Sep-1926 2:30 pm M.C.G.50,662
Geelong2.37.59.610.10 70 Essendon won by 47 points[Stats]

Second Semi-final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Melbourne2.74.1012.1213.17 95 Sat 25-Sep-1926 2:30 pm M.C.G.44,286
Collingwood3.28.89.1212.12 84 Melbourne won by 11 points[Stats]

Preliminary Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Essendon1.62.74.85.9 39 Sat 2-Oct-1926 2:30 pm M.C.G.50,162
Melbourne1.13.46.56.6 42 Melbourne won by 3 points[Stats]

Grand Final

 Q1Q2Q3Q4ScoreDate / ResultGroundCrowd
Melbourne4.57.714.917.17 119 Sat 9-Oct-1926 2:50 pm M.C.G.59,632
Collingwood1.16.47.69.8 62 Melbourne won by 57 points[Report]  [Stats]

Footnotes

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