Saturday 5 March - Tatura
Sydney Swans 14.13.97
Melbourne win by 74 points
Goalkickers: Peter Moore 5, Gerard Healy 5, Elshaug 4, Wilson 3, Battiston 2, Young 2, Bamblett 1, Ellingworth 1, Jarrott 1, O’Brien 1, Kelvin Templeton 1
Boom recruits Peter Moore and Kelvin Templeton made their debuts, and with their strongest team playing the Demons were ten goals up at half time and 98 points in front at the last change before easing off, allowing an undermanned Sydney to kick seven goals in the last quarter.
Best were Wilson, Bamblett, and Moore.
Sun - 07/03/1983
Age - 07/03/1983
Inside Football - 10/03/1983