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1982 Escort Cup Round 1

1982 Escort Cup Round 2
Melbourne vs Hawthorn
Tuesday 23 March
Venue: Waverley
Attendance: 6,859

1st2nd3rdFinal
Melbourne2.35.67.912.12.84
Hawthorn2.22.33.36.5.41

Melbourne win by 43 points

Goalkickers: Mark Jackson 4, Brian Wilson 2, Brent Crosswell 1, Alan Johnson 1, Kelly O'Donnell 1, Tony Elshaug 1, Roger Ellingworth 1, Alan Jarrott 1

The 1981 wooden spooners received a bye through to the second round then easily dispatched a disappointing Hawthorn side. Melbourne fielded seven newcomers in their side.

Ten goals to 4 after quarter time told the story, and Mark Jackson celebrated each of his four goals like he'd kicked them in a grand final.

Robert Flower was dominant on half-back and he was best along with Wilson and Gaunt.

The win earnt Melbourne a quarter-final clash with North Melbourne.

Media
Age - 24/03/1982

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