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Round 6 1963

Round 6, 1963
Melbourne vs Richmond
Saturday 25 May
Venue: MCG
Attendance: 33,914

1st2nd3rdFinal
Melbourne3.57.915.1120.15.135
Richmond1.63.104.127.14.56
Match Statistics


Melbourne win by 79 points

Goalkickers: Frank Adams 4, Barry Bourke 3, Alan Rowarth 3, Ron Barassi 2, Robert Miller 2, John Townsend 2, Barrie Vagg 2

Milestones:
50 Games
Neil Crompton

First Goal
Robert Miller (37th game)

After a rocky start to the season Melbourne finally found their legs with a thumping win over their future MCG co-tenants which put them back into the finals race.

The Demons had a lead of just under four goals at half time, but Richmond allowed them to kick away with seven to one in the third quarter and the match was over.

Best were H. Mann, Adams and Dixon.

The victory left the Demons a win and percentage outside the top four.

Reserves
Melbourne 14.12 d. Richmond 6.10
Goals - McLean 3, Johnson 3, Slade 3, Dawson 2, Jacobs 1, Zinko 1
Best - Leahy, Matthews, McLean

Under 19's
Richmond 10.10 d. Melbourne 10.9
Goals - McNab 4, Culley 2, Warren 1, Lockwood 1, Mitchell 1, Schultz 1
Best - James, Millard, Mitchell

Media
Football record R7 1963

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