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AFL Tables - 1961 Season Scores

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1961 Season Scores and Results

Rounds
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[Ladder]
[Finals]

[Season Attendances]
[Season Records]

Player statistics
[Players]
Round 1Att:150,160 (25,027)
St Kilda  2.3   3.4   4.6   5.8 38Sat 15-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:30,400 Venue: Junction Oval
Carlton  0.2   4.6   6.7  6.12 48Carlton won by 10 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  4.5  4.10 11.18 13.18 96Sat 15-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:23,973 Venue: Kardinia Park
Collingwood  3.5   5.7   5.7   8.9 57Geelong won by 39 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  1.2   5.6   6.6  8.10 58Sat 15-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:24,000 Venue: Arden St
Essendon  3.5   4.6  6.11  6.13 49North Melbourne won by 9 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  1.1   5.5   5.6  6.10 46Sat 15-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:31,787 Venue: Brunswick St
Melbourne  4.6   5.8 10.14 10.15 75Melbourne won by 29 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  3.3   4.5   7.8  11.8 74Sat 15-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:20,000 Venue: Punt Rd
Footscray  3.0   7.7  10.8 15.12 102Footscray won by 28 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  3.6   3.8  6.13  7.14 56Sat 15-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:20,000 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
South Melbourne  2.0   5.5   8.9 11.15 81South Melbourne won by 25 pts [Match stats]
Rd 1 Ladder
GE 1 4168.4
ME 1 4163.0
SM 1 4144.6
FO 1 4137.8
CA 1 4126.3
NM 1 4118.4
ES 1 084.5
SK 1 079.2
RI 1 072.5
HW 1 069.1
FI 1 061.3
CW 1 059.4
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Round 2Att:159,076 (26,513)
Carlton  1.2   4.4   8.4   9.5 59Sat 22-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:30,000 Venue: Princes Park
Fitzroy  0.6   2.9  5.11  6.18 54Carlton won by 5 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  0.2   3.5  3.13  3.16 34Sat 22-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:25,000 Venue: Victoria Park
Richmond  0.5  1.11  5.13  7.15 57Richmond won by 23 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  2.0   8.2  11.5  13.7 85Sat 22-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:23,000 Venue: Windy Hill
St Kilda  2.4   8.7  8.13  9.15 69Essendon won by 16 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  1.4  5.13  6.15 13.19 97Sat 22-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:22,178 Venue: Western Oval
North Melbourne  4.2   4.2   8.4   8.4 52Footscray won by 45 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  2.0   4.3   9.8  12.8 80Sat 22-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:24,258 Venue: Lake Oval
Geelong  2.3   7.7  10.8 12.12 84Geelong won by 4 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  2.5  3.10  4.13  5.14 44Sat 22-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:34,640 Venue: M.C.G.
Hawthorn  3.1   4.5   8.8 11.10 76Hawthorn won by 32 pts [Match stats]
Rd 2 Ladder
FO 2 8157.9
GE 2 8131.4
CA 2 8116.3
SM 2 4115.0
HW 2 4105.6
ES 2 4105.5
ME 2 497.5
RI 2 496.3
NM 2 475.3
SK 2 080.5
FI 2 074.6
CW 2 059.5
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Round 3Att:171,278 (28,546)
Essendon  3.1   5.5   5.7   8.9 57Tue 25-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:32,000 Venue: Windy Hill
Melbourne  3.4   5.6  8.11 11.16 82Melbourne won by 25 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  0.1   3.5   3.7   6.9 45Tue 25-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:27,650 Venue: Punt Rd
South Melbourne  5.3   8.8 10.14 12.17 89South Melbourne won by 44 pts [Match stats]
Carlton  2.2   4.3   7.4  11.6 72Sat 29-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:34,254 Venue: Princes Park
Footscray  4.5  8.12  9.14 11.15 81Footscray won by 9 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  4.2   5.7 10.14 12.16 88Sat 29-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:26,574 Venue: Victoria Park
North Melbourne  2.5   5.6   8.6   9.8 62Collingwood won by 26 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  2.4   6.6 10.13 13.17 95Sat 29-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:21,500 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
Fitzroy  2.3   4.8   6.8  10.9 69Hawthorn won by 26 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  2.6   5.7 11.10 12.11 83Sat 29-Apr-1961 2:20 PM Att:29,300 Venue: Junction Oval
Geelong  1.1   3.5  4.10  6.14 50St Kilda won by 33 pts [Match stats]
Rd 3 Ladder
FO 3 12141.4
SM 3 8135.1
HW 3 8117.0
ME 3 8112.3
GE 3 8104.5
CA 3 8103.5
SK 3 4103.8
ES 3 491.4
CW 3 483.3
RI 3 478.2
NM 3 473.5
FI 3 073.8
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Round 4Att:153,023 (25,504)
South Melbourne  2.6  3.11  5.13  7.14 56Sat 06-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:25,624 Venue: Lake Oval
Carlton  5.3   6.3  11.4  11.6 72Carlton won by 16 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  3.5   4.8  7.13 10.13 73Sat 06-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:34,029 Venue: Western Oval
Collingwood  0.1   5.3   5.3  10.4 64Footscray won by 9 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  1.7  4.14  6.16  7.19 61Sat 06-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:21,437 Venue: Kardinia Park
Essendon  7.4   7.7 14.10 22.11 143Essendon won by 82 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  2.3   6.7 12.14 13.17 95Sat 06-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:17,861 Venue: Brunswick St
Richmond  4.3   8.5  10.5 16.12 108Richmond won by 13 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  2.1   4.3   5.4   8.7 55Sat 06-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:13,500 Venue: Arden St
Hawthorn  3.3   4.5  9.12 12.13 85Hawthorn won by 30 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  2.2   4.3   8.7  12.9 81Sat 06-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:40,572 Venue: M.C.G.
St Kilda  2.2   4.8  10.8 12.12 84St Kilda won by 3 pts [Match stats]
Rd 4 Ladder
FO 4 16134.7
HW 4 12125.3
CA 4 12109.6
ES 4 8123.7
SM 4 8119.1
ME 4 8107.2
SK 4 8103.8
RI 4 888.8
GE 4 880.2
CW 4 484.4
NM 4 471.2
FI 4 078.3
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Round 5Att:151,181 (25,197)
North Melbourne  0.6  8.10 10.15 11.17 83Sat 13-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:21,500 Venue: Arden St
Carlton  4.1   8.1  13.4  17.7 109Carlton won by 26 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  3.1   6.3   7.4   8.7 55Sat 13-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:30,560 Venue: Victoria Park
Fitzroy  4.4   8.9 11.14 16.20 116Fitzroy won by 61 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  1.5   6.9  8.14  9.21 75Sat 13-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:31,000 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
Essendon  2.1   6.1   8.3  12.4 76Essendon won by 1 pt [Match stats]
South Melbourne  2.2   5.6 10.11 12.12 84Sat 13-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:26,748 Venue: Lake Oval
Footscray  2.2   5.4   9.7 12.10 82South Melbourne won by 2 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  0.2   1.9  4.10  7.13 55Sat 13-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:18,873 Venue: Kardinia Park
Melbourne  1.4   1.7 10.12 17.18 120Melbourne won by 65 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  5.1  11.4  12.5  13.7 85Sat 13-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:22,500 Venue: Punt Rd
St Kilda  6.4   7.8  8.15 11.20 86St Kilda won by 1 pt [Match stats]
Rd 5 Ladder
FO 5 16125.7
CA 5 16115.4
ME 5 12126.4
HW 5 12119.1
ES 5 12118.8
SM 5 12115.0
SK 5 12103.2
RI 5 890.9
GE 5 871.6
FI 5 496.9
CW 5 473.8
NM 5 472.4
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Round 6Att:170,714 (28,452)
Essendon  7.2  10.5  15.9 20.13 133Sat 20-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:32,600 Venue: Windy Hill
South Melbourne  0.5  2.13  3.17  6.18 54Essendon won by 79 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  3.2  11.5 11.10 14.13 97Sat 20-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:17,963 Venue: Brunswick St
North Melbourne  4.3   5.6  9.11 11.13 79Fitzroy won by 18 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  4.2   6.7   8.9  9.14 68Sat 20-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:24,600 Venue: Punt Rd
Geelong  4.7   8.8 11.10 16.16 112Geelong won by 44 pts [Match stats]
Carlton  3.4   4.8  5.11  9.11 65Sat 27-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:33,161 Venue: Princes Park
Collingwood  1.3   2.6   3.9  7.12 54Carlton won by 11 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  1.2   4.5   5.6   9.8 62Sat 27-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:29,490 Venue: Western Oval
Melbourne  6.2   6.6  10.8  13.9 87Melbourne won by 25 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  4.3   5.5 12.13 14.16 100Sat 27-May-1961 2:20 PM Att:32,900 Venue: Junction Oval
Hawthorn  2.2   6.4   8.4  12.9 81St Kilda won by 19 pts [Match stats]
Rd 6 Ladder
CA 6 20116.1
ES 6 16136.1
ME 6 16128.7
FO 6 16114.8
SK 6 16107.0
HW 6 12110.1
SM 6 1294.1
GE 6 1283.1
FI 6 8101.3
RI 6 884.4
CW 6 475.1
NM 6 474.1
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Round 7Att:139,061 (23,177)
Melbourne  3.2   8.7  12.9 15.14 104Sat 03-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:49,678 Venue: M.C.G.
Carlton  2.2   6.8 10.11 11.13 79Melbourne won by 25 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  0.3   8.8  12.8 18.11 119Sat 03-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:28,200 Venue: Victoria Park
Essendon  3.5   6.5   8.9  8.10 58Collingwood won by 61 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  3.2   4.5   6.7   7.8 50Sat 03-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:14,500 Venue: Lake Oval
Fitzroy  3.6   9.9 13.11 17.15 117Fitzroy won by 67 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  4.5   7.7  10.9 13.13 91Sat 03-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:18,683 Venue: Kardinia Park
Footscray  0.1   2.5  2.10  4.14 38Geelong won by 53 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  4.7   5.9  7.11 10.13 73Sat 03-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:15,000 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
Richmond  1.1   1.5   3.7  8.12 60Hawthorn won by 13 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  3.3   6.8  7.12  9.14 68Sat 03-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:13,000 Venue: Arden St
St Kilda  3.5   5.6  8.13 11.16 82St Kilda won by 14 pts [Match stats]
Rd 7 Ladder
ME 7 20129.2
SK 7 20108.8
CA 7 20107.2
ES 7 16116.0
HW 7 16111.5
FO 7 16102.1
GE 7 1693.2
FI 7 12114.0
SM 7 1283.9
CW 7 889.4
RI 7 884.1
NM 7 475.3
[Top]
Round 8Att:200,140 (33,357)
Fitzroy  4.5   5.7  8.10 10.14 74Sat 10-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:28,083 Venue: Brunswick St
Essendon  1.5  2.10  4.14  6.18 54Fitzroy won by 20 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  4.0   6.8  9.12 11.13 79Sat 10-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:16,000 Venue: Arden St
Geelong  2.3   5.5  5.10 11.13 79Match drawn [Match stats]
St Kilda  6.4  12.6 15.10 16.14 110Sat 10-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:28,800 Venue: Junction Oval
South Melbourne  0.3   0.6   2.8  5.16 46St Kilda won by 64 pts [Match stats]
Carlton  3.1   3.3   5.4   7.7 49Mon 12-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:24,660 Venue: Princes Park
Richmond  2.6   6.9   8.9 13.11 89Richmond won by 40 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  4.8  8.13 14.14 17.19 121Mon 12-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:78,465 Venue: M.C.G.
Collingwood  0.1   3.6  3.10  7.10 52Melbourne won by 69 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  3.5  7.13  8.17 14.19 103Mon 12-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:24,132 Venue: Western Oval
Hawthorn  5.3   7.5 11.12 13.13 91Footscray won by 12 pts [Match stats]
Rd 8 Ladder
ME 8 24139.7
SK 8 24119.9
FO 8 20103.7
CA 8 2098.9
GE 8 1894.0
FI 8 16116.2
ES 8 16110.6
HW 8 16107.5
RI 8 1291.6
SM 8 1277.3
CW 8 880.7
NM 8 678.1
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Round 9Att:110,844 (18,474)
Essendon  3.2  6.13  7.14 12.17 89Sat 17-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:25,000 Venue: Windy Hill
Carlton  4.2   5.3  7.11  7.12 54Essendon won by 35 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  2.1   6.6   8.7 14.10 94Sat 17-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:27,280 Venue: Victoria Park
St Kilda  4.4   5.5 11.10 12.12 84Collingwood won by 10 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  2.0   6.2   8.3   9.5 59Sat 17-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:21,107 Venue: Western Oval
Fitzroy  4.1   4.3   6.5   9.9 63Fitzroy won by 4 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  3.1   5.2   7.6   9.7 61Sat 17-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:14,197 Venue: Kardinia Park
Hawthorn  1.1   4.4  7.10 10.10 70Hawthorn won by 9 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  1.2   5.9   6.9  8.14 62Sat 17-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:10,260 Venue: Lake Oval
Melbourne  3.3   5.5  8.13 14.14 98Melbourne won by 36 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  3.2   7.5   9.6 12.10 82Sat 17-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:13,000 Venue: Punt Rd
North Melbourne  5.4   7.7  9.13 10.16 76Richmond won by 6 pts [Match stats]
Rd 9 Ladder
ME 9 28141.7
SK 9 24115.4
FI 9 20115.3
ES 9 20115.2
HW 9 20108.2
FO 9 20102.8
CA 9 2093.7
GE 9 1893.4
RI 9 1693.3
CW 9 1284.3
SM 9 1275.5
NM 9 679.7
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Round 10Att:125,618 (20,936)
Hawthorn  5.2   8.2  11.4  12.6 78Sat 24-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:21,500 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
Carlton  3.2   4.6   4.7  6.10 46Hawthorn won by 32 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  2.1   7.2  11.9 12.12 84Sat 24-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:24,637 Venue: Victoria Park
South Melbourne  2.2   3.4   4.5   6.8 44Collingwood won by 40 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  1.7  4.13 10.14 12.20 92Sat 24-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:23,000 Venue: Punt Rd
Essendon  2.2   5.6  7.11 10.14 74Richmond won by 18 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  2.6   4.8   8.9  9.10 64Sat 24-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:16,881 Venue: Kardinia Park
Fitzroy  2.1   5.3   6.7   8.9 57Geelong won by 7 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  3.3   5.6  6.10  8.11 59Sat 24-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:28,100 Venue: Junction Oval
Footscray  0.5   0.7  2.11  4.13 37St Kilda won by 22 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  1.3   2.8  3.10  5.14 44Sat 24-Jun-1961 2:20 PM Att:11,500 Venue: Arden St
Melbourne  4.2   9.5  11.6  14.9 93Melbourne won by 49 pts [Match stats]
Rd 10 Ladder
ME 10 32146.7
SK 10 28117.8
HW 10 24112.2
GE 10 2294.7
FI 10 20112.9
ES 10 20110.8
FO 10 2099.6
RI 10 2096.2
CA 10 2089.9
CW 10 1690.3
SM 10 1273.3
NM 10 676.2
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Round 11Att:139,717 (23,286)
Carlton  0.5  3.11  4.13 10.18 78Sat 01-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:17,936 Venue: Princes Park
Geelong  3.3   5.5 14.12 17.16 118Geelong won by 40 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  2.3   3.7 10.11 13.12 90Sat 01-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:31,500 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
Collingwood  0.3   1.7   1.8  4.12 36Hawthorn won by 54 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  4.5   5.6 10.11 12.11 83Sat 01-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:22,400 Venue: Windy Hill
Footscray  3.2   8.5   9.8 13.14 92Footscray won by 9 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  5.4   6.4   7.8   9.9 63Sat 01-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:19,291 Venue: Brunswick St
St Kilda  2.0   6.6   7.7   9.8 62Fitzroy won by 1 pt [Match stats]
Melbourne  5.5   8.9 14.16 17.18 120Sat 01-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:38,090 Venue: M.C.G.
Richmond  2.5   2.9  4.11  7.12 54Melbourne won by 66 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  5.6   5.6  7.12  9.14 68Sat 01-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:10,500 Venue: Lake Oval
North Melbourne  1.1   3.6   3.6   7.8 50South Melbourne won by 18 pts [Match stats]
Rd 11 Ladder
ME 11 36152.8
HW 11 28119.0
SK 11 28116.1
GE 11 2699.8
FI 11 24112.0
FO 11 24100.7
ES 11 20108.6
RI 11 2089.5
CA 11 2086.6
CW 11 1685.1
SM 11 1676.7
NM 11 676.0
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Round 12Att:108,591 (18,099)
Carlton  1.5   2.7   8.8   9.8 62Sat 08-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:14,636 Venue: Princes Park
St Kilda  0.4   1.8   1.9  3.12 30Carlton won by 32 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  0.2   2.9   2.9  5.11 41Sat 08-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:20,700 Venue: Victoria Park
Geelong  5.5   5.5  8.10  8.10 58Geelong won by 17 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  1.3   2.3   6.8   9.9 63Sat 08-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:12,800 Venue: Windy Hill
North Melbourne  0.0   2.6   2.8  3.10 28Essendon won by 35 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  1.0   2.3   4.7   6.8 44Sat 08-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:29,947 Venue: M.C.G.
Fitzroy  0.1   2.3   3.6   6.8 44Match drawn [Match stats]
Footscray  0.0   2.3   3.4   6.6 42Sat 08-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:16,648 Venue: Western Oval
Richmond  0.4   1.6   4.9   4.9 33Footscray won by 9 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  0.3   3.4   5.4   7.7 49Sat 08-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:13,860 Venue: Lake Oval
Hawthorn  3.2   5.4   7.9  9.11 65Hawthorn won by 16 pts [Match stats]
Rd 12 Ladder
ME 12 38149.5
HW 12 32119.9
GE 12 30101.6
SK 12 28110.9
FO 12 28101.8
FI 12 26111.3
ES 12 24112.4
CA 12 2490.7
RI 12 2089.0
CW 12 1684.2
SM 12 1676.6
NM 12 674.0
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Round 13Att:142,931 (23,822)
Richmond  1.4   2.5   5.7   5.8 38Sat 15-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:22,790 Venue: Punt Rd
Collingwood  0.0   4.7  4.11  6.18 54Collingwood won by 16 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  4.7   6.9  9.14 10.15 75Sat 15-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:15,000 Venue: Arden St
Footscray  1.2   6.2   9.2  11.6 72North Melbourne won by 3 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  3.2   5.5   7.6  8.10 58Sat 15-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:27,500 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
Melbourne  0.1   2.3   3.8  5.10 40Hawthorn won by 18 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  3.5   4.5   7.5 12.13 85Sat 22-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:24,561 Venue: Brunswick St
Carlton  4.4  6.13  9.21  9.22 76Fitzroy won by 9 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  1.5   7.8  9.14 13.20 98Sat 22-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:34,600 Venue: Junction Oval
Essendon  3.2   3.5   4.7   7.8 50St Kilda won by 48 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  3.4   6.8  9.12 11.16 82Sat 22-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:18,480 Venue: Kardinia Park
South Melbourne  4.3   6.8  7.10  9.13 67Geelong won by 15 pts [Match stats]
Rd 13 Ladder
ME 13 38143.5
HW 13 36121.1
GE 13 34103.1
SK 13 32115.9
FI 13 30111.4
FO 13 28101.3
ES 13 24106.1
CA 13 2490.6
RI 13 2088.0
CW 13 2086.5
SM 13 1677.0
NM 13 1076.0
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Round 14Att:131,149 (21,858)
Footscray  5.2   7.4  11.7 12.11 83Sat 29-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:21,639 Venue: Western Oval
Carlton  1.1   3.2   5.7   7.9 51Footscray won by 32 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  4.3   7.6   8.9  9.13 67Sat 29-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:15,000 Venue: Arden St
Collingwood  3.1   5.3   6.6  9.10 64North Melbourne won by 3 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  4.3   6.8  8.14 10.18 78Sat 29-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:31,155 Venue: M.C.G.
Essendon  6.1   9.5  12.8  13.9 87Essendon won by 9 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  5.3   6.5  9.13 12.15 87Sat 29-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:23,012 Venue: Brunswick St
Hawthorn  3.3   8.9 11.10 13.16 94Hawthorn won by 7 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  3.1   5.5   9.6  11.7 73Sat 29-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:25,993 Venue: Kardinia Park
St Kilda  1.2   1.3   7.6  10.8 68Geelong won by 5 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  6.1   8.2  12.5  16.9 105Sat 29-Jul-1961 2:20 PM Att:14,350 Venue: Lake Oval
Richmond  3.5   7.8  8.11  9.14 68South Melbourne won by 37 pts [Match stats]
Rd 14 Ladder
HW 14 40119.8
ME 14 38138.0
GE 14 38103.3
SK 14 32114.1
FO 14 32104.5
FI 14 30109.5
ES 14 28106.5
CA 14 2488.3
CW 14 2087.1
RI 14 2085.8
SM 14 2081.6
NM 14 1477.7
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Round 15Att:128,851 (21,475)
Carlton  3.3   9.6  15.6  17.9 111Sat 05-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:16,880 Venue: Princes Park
South Melbourne  3.2   4.6   4.7  7.10 52Carlton won by 59 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  0.1   1.4   5.7  5.10 40Sat 05-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:22,324 Venue: Victoria Park
Footscray  3.3   6.4   9.5 11.12 78Footscray won by 38 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  1.3   6.4 10.10 13.16 94Sat 05-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:27,000 Venue: Windy Hill
Geelong  2.5  5.10  6.13  7.14 56Essendon won by 38 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  2.1   6.2   7.5   9.9 63Sat 05-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:15,547 Venue: Punt Rd
Fitzroy  0.4   3.6  7.10  9.14 68Fitzroy won by 5 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  5.1   7.2   9.3 15.10 100Sat 05-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:14,000 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
North Melbourne  0.2   5.5  5.10  6.11 47Hawthorn won by 53 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  4.3   5.5   8.9  9.12 66Sat 05-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:33,100 Venue: Junction Oval
Melbourne  1.4  3.11  5.12  7.13 55St Kilda won by 11 pts [Match stats]
Rd 15 Ladder
HW 15 44124.4
ME 15 38134.1
GE 15 3899.7
SK 15 36114.4
FO 15 36108.0
FI 15 34109.5
ES 15 32109.6
CA 15 2894.2
RI 15 2086.2
CW 15 2084.6
SM 15 2078.5
NM 15 1475.2
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Round 16Att:154,485 (25,748)
Carlton  3.4   3.6  5.14  9.16 70Sat 12-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:15,430 Venue: Princes Park
North Melbourne  3.5   6.6   8.7  10.8 68Carlton won by 2 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  1.4   1.8  5.12 12.20 92Sat 12-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:23,768 Venue: Brunswick St
Collingwood  5.1   7.5  10.8 10.10 70Fitzroy won by 22 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  1.3   4.5  7.10 10.12 72Sat 12-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:27,200 Venue: Windy Hill
Hawthorn  5.4   7.6  10.9 11.13 79Hawthorn won by 7 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  3.5   6.7  7.12 14.17 101Sat 12-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:19,242 Venue: Western Oval
South Melbourne  0.8   0.9  3.14  5.16 46Footscray won by 55 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  2.4   5.8  9.14 12.17 89Sat 12-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:48,245 Venue: M.C.G.
Geelong  2.4   7.7  9.12 12.15 87Melbourne won by 2 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  5.5   9.9 12.15 12.19 91Sat 12-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:20,600 Venue: Junction Oval
Richmond  0.0   0.4   0.5   0.8 8St Kilda won by 83 pts [Match stats]
Rd 16 Ladder
HW 16 48123.4
ME 16 42131.4
SK 16 40122.7
FO 16 40112.9
FI 16 38110.8
GE 16 3899.6
ES 16 32108.4
CA 16 3294.8
CW 16 2083.9
RI 16 2080.6
SM 16 2076.1
NM 16 1476.3
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Round 17Att:155,645 (25,941)
Collingwood  2.1   5.3   7.9 10.12 72Sat 19-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:21,849 Venue: Victoria Park
Carlton  3.4   9.8  11.9 13.10 88Carlton won by 16 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  4.2   7.5  10.9 11.12 78Sat 19-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:14,125 Venue: Lake Oval
Essendon  2.2   4.5   9.7 16.11 107Essendon won by 29 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  4.2   8.5 10.11 10.15 75Sat 19-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:15,000 Venue: Arden St
Fitzroy  0.3   2.5  4.12  8.15 63North Melbourne won by 12 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  2.2   5.9  8.15 11.22 88Sat 19-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:52,195 Venue: M.C.G.
Footscray  2.2   4.3   5.5   7.6 48Melbourne won by 40 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  3.6   5.8   9.8 11.11 77Sat 19-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:17,976 Venue: Kardinia Park
Richmond  0.1   2.4   4.9  6.10 46Geelong won by 31 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  2.3   7.4  11.5  19.6 120Sat 19-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:34,500 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
St Kilda  4.1   8.4  11.5  14.7 91Hawthorn won by 29 pts [Match stats]
Rd 17 Ladder
HW 17 52124.1
ME 17 46133.7
GE 17 42102.0
SK 17 40117.6
FO 17 40108.4
FI 17 38109.1
ES 17 36110.2
CA 17 3696.4
CW 17 2083.8
RI 17 2079.4
SM 17 2075.8
NM 17 1878.3
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Round 18Att:134,620 (22,437)
Essendon  6.5   6.9 10.13 12.16 88Sat 26-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:18,500 Venue: Windy Hill
Collingwood  2.3   5.6  10.8 13.10 88Match drawn [Match stats]
Footscray  0.3   6.6  8.10 12.12 84Sat 26-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:42,015 Venue: Western Oval
Geelong  1.6   4.6  6.11  8.15 63Footscray won by 21 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  0.3   1.5   5.6   8.8 56Sat 26-Aug-1961 2:20 PM Att:15,177 Venue: Punt Rd
Hawthorn  3.3   7.7 10.10 11.15 81Hawthorn won by 25 pts [Match stats]
Carlton  4.1   7.4 12.11 13.12 90Sat 26-Aug-1961 2:30 PM Att:21,863 Venue: Princes Park
Melbourne  2.4   8.8   9.9 13.13 91Melbourne won by 1 pt [Match stats]
St Kilda  2.3   5.8  6.10 10.12 72Sat 26-Aug-1961 2:30 PM Att:24,250 Venue: Junction Oval
North Melbourne  2.4   5.5  8.11  9.13 67St Kilda won by 5 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  4.2  11.9 15.19 25.29 179Sat 26-Aug-1961 2:50 PM Att:12,815 Venue: Brunswick St
South Melbourne  6.3   9.5  9.10 11.10 76Fitzroy won by 103 pts [Match stats]
Rd 18 Ladder
HW 18 56125.1
ME 18 50131.2
SK 18 44117.1
FO 18 44109.7
FI 18 42116.8
GE 18 42100.4
ES 18 38109.5
CA 18 3696.5
CW 18 2284.8
RI 18 2078.9
SM 18 2072.2
NM 18 1879.1
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1961 Ladder
#TeamPWDLHomeAwayGF-BFForGA-BAAgn%Pts
1Hawthorn 18 14  47-0-27-0-2208.219 (49%) 1467163.195 (46%) 1173125.1 56
2Melbourne 18 12 1 55-1-37-0-2209.256 (45%) 1510159.197 (45%) 1151131.2 50
3St Kilda 18 11  78-0-13-0-6190.233 (45%) 1373165.183 (47%) 1173117.1 44
4Footscray 18 11  77-0-24-0-5187.212 (47%) 1334170.196 (46%) 1216109.7 44
5Fitzroy 18 10 1 76-0-34-1-4202.257 (44%) 1469175.208 (46%) 1258116.8 42
6Geelong 18 10 1 76-0-34-1-4188.239 (44%) 1367190.222 (46%) 1362100.4 42
7Essendon 18 9 1 85-1-34-0-5209.208 (50%) 1462178.267 (40%) 1335109.5 38
8Carlton 18 9  95-0-44-0-5181.193 (48%) 1279183.227 (45%) 132596.5 36
9Collingwood 18 5 1 124-0-51-1-7161.200 (45%) 1166190.235 (45%) 137584.8 22
10Richmond 18 5  132-0-73-0-6155.196 (44%) 1126195.258 (43%) 142878.9 20
11South Melbourne 18 5  133-0-62-0-7161.221 (42%) 1187235.234 (50%) 164472.2 20
12North Melbourne 18 4 1 134-1-40-0-9154.209 (42%) 1133202.221 (48%) 143379.1 18
Totals Games: 108, Goals: 2205, Behinds: 2643, Accuracy: 45.48%, Total points: 15873, Average score: 73

Finals
Semi Final
Footscray  3.3   7.7  9.11  9.15 69Sat 02-Sep-1961 2:30 PM Att:86,411 Venue: M.C.G.
St Kilda  1.4   3.7   6.9  8.12 60Footscray won by 9 pts [Match stats]
Semi Final
Hawthorn  2.1   6.4   9.8  12.8 80Sat 09-Sep-1961 2:30 PM Att:87,744 Venue: M.C.G.
Melbourne  5.2   7.4   9.5  11.7 73Hawthorn won by 7 pts [Match stats]
Preliminary Final
Footscray  4.3   5.4  11.6  13.7 85Sat 16-Sep-1961 2:30 PM Att:86,118 Venue: M.C.G.
Melbourne  0.2   2.5   4.6  8.10 58Footscray won by 27 pts [Match stats]
Grand Final
Hawthorn  2.4   3.9  9.15 13.16 94Sat 23-Sep-1961 2:50 PM Att:107,935 Venue: M.C.G.
Footscray  4.2   5.5   6.6   7.9 51Hawthorn won by 43 pts [Match stats]


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