Melbourne win by 89 points
3 - Stephen Tingay
2 - Glenn Lovett
1 - Andy Lovell
Statistical categories led:
Biggest win against Brisbane Bears
Melbourne's minuscule chances of playing in the finals were kept alive by their biggest ever win against the Bears.
Best were Stynes, Lovell and Tingay. Jim Stynes was reported for wrestling but found not guilty.
Melbourne 13.21.99 d. Richmond 11.10.76
Goals - Pickering 3, Lamb 3, Sullivan 3, Bennett 2, Doyle 1, Goodwin 1
Best - Pickering, Goodwin, Simister