Essendon Hold On To Down Carlton

CARLTON 2.4 5.7 7.12 11.8 (74)
ESSENDON 3.4 10.4 14.6 16.9 (105)

GOALS
Carlton: Henderson 2, Everitt 2, Judd, Gibbs, Armfield, Bell, Jones, Walker, Ellard
Essendon: Daniher 3, Zaharakis 3, Howlett 3, Chapman 2, Goddard, Heppell, Carlisle, Colyer, Watson

BEST
Carlton: Murphy, Walker, Carrazzo, Cripps, Simpson, Armfield, Wood
Essendon: Watson, Hooker, Heppell, Goddard, Hurley, Stanton, Hibberd, Gleeson

INJURIES
Carlton: Nil
Essendon: Cooney (hamstring)

SUBSTITUTES
Carlton: Byrne replaced Curnow in the third quarter
Essendon: Ashby replaced Cooney at three-quarter-time

Reports: Nil

Umpires: Ryan, Schmitt, Jeffery

Official crowd: 54, 854 at the MCG