Geelong win by 13 points
David Robbie (7th game)
During Melbourne's glory era the Cats had only won at the MCG once since 1954, and were favoured to be defeated again but came out on top of a game which was close for the full four quarters.
Mann, Lord and Johnson were Melbourne's best.
Geelong 11.7 d. Melbourne 10.9
Goals - Carroll 4, Bourke 2, Bartlett 1, Leitch 1, Matthews 1, Wood 1
Best - Zinko, McLean, Davis
Melbourne 8.18 d. Geelong 7.11
Goals - Stone 2, Pritchard 2, McNabb 1, Jones 1, Osborne 1, Reinholdt 1
Best - Stone, Jones, Pritchard
Football Record R1 1964