Round 19, 2004
Port Adelaide vs Melbourne
Sunday 8 August
Venue: Football Park
Port Adelaide win by 73 points
Goalkickers: David Neitz 2, Brad Green 1, Ben Holland 1, Brad Miller 1, Guy Rigoni 1
Beginning the day in top spot Melbourne ended it in third after capitulating to a massive defeat at Football Park.
Port kicked the first three goals and never looked back, while the Demons kicked themselves out of contention with woeful conversions from their forays forward.
Neitz kicked 2.4, Bruce 0.3 and Yze 0.2.
Port led by 40 points at the last change and slammed on 7.5 to 2.2 in the fourth quarter to record a huge win.
To make matters worse Travis Johnstone suffered a thigh injury and Ben Holland was reported late in the game for head-high contact on Warren Tredrea. He was found not guilty.
Age - 08/08/2004