Saturday 26 September - Melbourne Ground
St Kilda 0 (half time 3-0)
Melbourne win by 6 goals
The game was expected to be competitive based on St Kilda's recent draw with Carlton but the visitors were overwhelmed. The visitors had the advantage of a strong wind to begin the game but conceded three goals in each half.
Best were Oliver, Kneen and Davidson.
Australasian - 03/10/1874