Brisbane Lions win by 85 points
Statistical categories led:
Biggest loss and lowest score against Brisbane Lions
The first visit of the merged side represented the first team from Brisbane to win a game at the MCG since 1988.
Obst, Viney and Leoncelli were best.
Western Bulldogs 21.14.140 d. Melbourne 11.7.73
Goals - Newton 3, Bradly 2, Winterton 1, Bishop 1, Black 1, Anderson 1, David Cockatoo-Collins 1, Robertson 1
Best - Newton, Garbers, Anderson