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1972 Season Scores and Results

Rounds
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[Season Attendances]
[Season Records]

Player statistics
[Summary][Totals]
Round 1Att:195,724 (32,621)
Carlton  2.4   5.9  7.11 11.15 81Sat 01-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:33,601 Venue: Princes Park
Fitzroy  3.4   5.6   7.8 10.10 70Carlton won by 11 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  4.3   9.4 10.10 15.14 104Sat 01-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:21,513 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
Melbourne  1.3   4.7  5.11 10.15 75Hawthorn won by 29 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  2.1  11.6 13.10 20.14 134Sat 01-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:21,373 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
North Melbourne  5.5   6.6  10.8 11.10 76St Kilda won by 58 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  4.5  10.7  12.8  16.9 105Mon 03-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:72,659 Venue: M.C.G.
Collingwood  4.3   6.7  6.16 14.17 101Richmond won by 4 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  2.3   6.7   7.9  9.13 67Mon 03-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:27,935 Venue: Western Oval
Essendon  7.7  7.12 14.17 18.20 128Essendon won by 61 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  3.5   6.8  10.9 10.13 73Mon 03-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:18,643 Venue: Lake Oval
Geelong  2.0   7.1   8.4   9.7 61South Melbourne won by 12 pts [Match stats]
Rd 1 Ladder
ES 1 4191.0
SK 1 4176.3
HW 1 4138.7
SM 1 4119.7
CA 1 4115.7
RI 1 4104.0
CW 1 096.2
FI 1 086.4
GE 1 083.6
ME 1 072.1
NM 1 056.7
FO 1 052.3
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Round 2Att:129,829 (21,638)
Collingwood  3.5   5.7  7.12 10.15 75Sat 08-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:37,070 Venue: Victoria Park
Carlton  3.3   9.4  10.5  11.9 75Match drawn [Match stats]
Essendon  4.0   9.2  12.4 16.11 107Sat 08-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:22,611 Venue: Windy Hill
South Melbourne  3.5   4.8  6.13  7.18 60Essendon won by 47 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  6.5   8.6 10.11 12.16 88Sat 08-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:19,998 Venue: Junction Oval
St Kilda  1.1   7.5   8.6  12.8 80Fitzroy won by 8 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  2.4   5.8 10.15 11.18 84Sat 08-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:21,452 Venue: M.C.G.
Footscray  4.2   5.7  9.11 15.15 105Footscray won by 21 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  4.1   5.3   8.3  10.3 63Sat 08-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:18,498 Venue: Kardinia Park
Richmond  1.3   8.7 12.10 22.17 149Richmond won by 86 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  6.4   7.4  11.7 11.10 76Sat 08-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:10,200 Venue: Arden St
Hawthorn  4.3 13.12 14.15 19.24 138Hawthorn won by 62 pts [Match stats]
Rd 2 Ladder
ES 2 8185.0
HW 2 8160.3
RI 2 8154.9
CA 2 6107.6
SK 2 4130.5
FI 2 498.1
FO 2 481.1
SM 2 479.2
CW 2 297.8
ME 2 076.1
NM 2 055.9
GE 2 055.9
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Round 3Att:148,704 (24,784)
South Melbourne  3.4   6.8  10.8 14.10 94Sat 15-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:20,491 Venue: Lake Oval
Carlton  5.2   9.6 15.13 18.18 126Carlton won by 32 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  2.6   7.7   9.8 17.11 113Sat 15-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:25,172 Venue: Victoria Park
Melbourne  3.3   5.6   5.9  6.12 48Collingwood won by 65 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  4.3   6.7  8.12 16.15 111Sat 15-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:55,825 Venue: M.C.G.
Essendon  6.4  10.9 16.14 19.17 131Essendon won by 20 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  5.3   8.5 11.10 12.14 86Sat 15-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:10,383 Venue: Arden St
Fitzroy  4.5  8.10 11.12 16.13 109Fitzroy won by 23 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  1.2   4.2  15.5  22.7 139Sat 15-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:20,402 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Footscray  3.0   9.1  10.3  12.9 81St Kilda won by 58 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  1.0   4.7   5.8  9.11 65Sat 15-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:16,431 Venue: Waverley Park
Hawthorn  7.5   9.7 11.13 15.17 107Hawthorn won by 42 pts [Match stats]
Rd 3 Ladder
HW 3 12161.6
ES 3 12153.8
CA 3 10118.0
SK 3 8144.1
RI 3 8123.7
FI 3 8108.1
CW 3 6126.8
SM 3 477.2
FO 3 472.1
ME 3 064.3
NM 3 062.5
GE 3 057.4
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Round 4Att:135,887 (22,648)
Carlton  4.5   7.9 10.10 15.14 104Sat 22-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:28,377 Venue: Princes Park
Richmond  3.7  6.10 12.18 15.19 109Richmond won by 5 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  3.1   6.7   7.9  9.13 67Sat 22-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:40,290 Venue: Waverley Park
St Kilda  1.8   3.8  6.13 12.15 87St Kilda won by 20 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  4.5  8.12 12.15 17.27 129Sat 22-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:18,862 Venue: Windy Hill
Geelong  2.3   4.6 10.10 12.14 86Essendon won by 43 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  2.5  3.10  8.12 11.17 83Sat 22-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:16,937 Venue: Junction Oval
Hawthorn  3.4   3.5   6.6  9.10 64Fitzroy won by 19 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  5.3   8.4  12.9 15.10 100Sat 22-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:12,827 Venue: Western Oval
North Melbourne  2.2   7.5  10.8 12.14 86Footscray won by 14 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  4.5   6.8 13.12 18.19 127Sat 22-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:18,594 Venue: M.C.G.
South Melbourne  3.2   6.5   6.6   8.8 56Melbourne won by 71 pts [Match stats]
Rd 4 Ladder
ES 4 16152.8
SK 4 12141.0
HW 4 12138.1
RI 4 12118.8
FI 4 12112.5
CA 4 10110.9
FO 4 880.8
CW 4 6113.0
ME 4 488.4
SM 4 467.2
NM 4 067.4
GE 4 060.0
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Round 5Att:157,442 (26,240)
Essendon  0.4   6.7   7.7 10.13 73Tue 25-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:50,367 Venue: Waverley Park
Carlton  2.3   3.4   7.9 13.10 88Carlton won by 15 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  2.2   5.3   7.7 13.11 89Tue 25-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:38,154 Venue: M.C.G.
Melbourne  4.6   9.8 11.11 12.12 84Richmond won by 5 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  1.1   5.7  5.10  8.14 62Sat 29-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:17,414 Venue: Arden St
Collingwood  4.3   5.5  16.8  22.8 140Collingwood won by 78 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  1.2   4.2   6.7  11.9 75Sat 29-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:16,343 Venue: Kardinia Park
Fitzroy  4.3   8.5 14.11 19.13 127Fitzroy won by 52 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  3.4  9.12 10.18 14.20 104Sat 29-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:15,440 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
Footscray  1.4   3.6   6.8 11.10 76Hawthorn won by 28 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  1.5   3.7  5.15  5.17 47Sat 29-Apr-1972 2:10 PM Att:19,724 Venue: Lake Oval
St Kilda  4.4   6.7  7.11  9.16 70St Kilda won by 23 pts [Match stats]
Rd 5 Ladder
SK 5 16142.1
HW 5 16137.9
ES 5 16137.9
FI 5 16123.6
RI 5 16116.6
CA 5 14112.6
CW 5 10131.6
FO 5 879.3
ME 5 489.5
SM 5 467.2
NM 5 062.2
GE 5 059.8
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Round 6Att:150,739 (25,123)
Carlton  7.4  12.7 18.14 22.15 147Sat 06-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:18,365 Venue: Princes Park
Geelong  2.2   5.8 10.12 14.14 98Carlton won by 49 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  4.4   7.8 11.10 14.12 96Sat 06-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:29,885 Venue: Victoria Park
Hawthorn  4.3   8.8 11.10 15.11 101Hawthorn won by 5 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  5.3   8.6   8.9 16.13 109Sat 06-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:41,357 Venue: M.C.G.
Essendon  5.2   7.5  9.11 12.13 85Melbourne won by 24 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  3.2   7.4 12.14 16.16 112Sat 06-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:18,466 Venue: Western Oval
Fitzroy  3.3   6.7   9.8 13.12 90Footscray won by 22 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  3.4  7.11 11.14 14.22 106Sat 06-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:9,111 Venue: Waverley Park
North Melbourne  6.3   6.4  11.7 13.13 91South Melbourne won by 15 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  6.9 12.12 17.20 24.21 165Sat 06-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:33,555 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Richmond  1.4   5.8  7.11 10.16 76St Kilda won by 89 pts [Match stats]
Rd 6 Ladder
SK 6 20155.2
HW 6 20131.2
CA 6 18119.7
ES 6 16125.3
FI 6 16113.9
RI 6 1698.6
FO 6 1285.7
CW 6 10123.8
ME 6 895.5
SM 6 874.9
NM 6 065.6
GE 6 061.2
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Round 7Att:132,659 (22,110)
Carlton  3.2   4.6  7.11 10.15 75Sat 13-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:30,114 Venue: Waverley Park
Melbourne  2.2   2.8   3.8   5.8 38Carlton won by 37 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  2.3   5.8  8.12 10.15 75Sat 13-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:26,776 Venue: Junction Oval
Collingwood  5.3   7.4   8.9 15.10 100Collingwood won by 25 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  5.3 10.12 16.13 18.15 123Sat 13-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:27,875 Venue: Windy Hill
St Kilda  2.5   5.9  7.14 10.22 82Essendon won by 41 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  4.8   8.8 11.15 15.18 108Sat 13-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:16,836 Venue: Kardinia Park
Footscray  2.4  5.10  8.12 16.15 111Footscray won by 3 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  6.5  11.7 13.11 13.14 92Sat 13-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:13,727 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
South Melbourne  2.4   3.9  7.13  9.20 74Hawthorn won by 18 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  3.3   9.9 13.10 17.19 121Sat 13-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:17,331 Venue: M.C.G.
North Melbourne  3.3   6.7 12.10 13.16 94Richmond won by 27 pts [Match stats]
Rd 7 Ladder
HW 7 24130.3
CA 7 22125.0
SK 7 20135.7
ES 7 20128.7
RI 7 20102.4
FI 7 16107.4
FO 7 1688.2
CW 7 14125.1
ME 7 890.1
SM 7 875.7
NM 7 067.3
GE 7 066.0
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Round 8Att:128,729 (21,455)
St Kilda  2.5   3.5   7.9 10.12 72Sat 20-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:31,547 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Carlton  1.2   4.8  8.11 14.15 99Carlton won by 27 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  2.1   4.7  6.10  7.14 56Sat 20-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:25,986 Venue: Victoria Park
Footscray  4.5   7.6  9.11 11.14 80Footscray won by 24 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  2.4   3.6  6.12  8.13 61Sat 20-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:14,091 Venue: Arden St
Essendon  1.3  10.7  14.8 14.12 96Essendon won by 35 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  2.1   3.3   7.5   9.7 61Sat 20-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:12,421 Venue: Lake Oval
Fitzroy  5.4   8.6  15.9 18.11 119Fitzroy won by 58 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  7.3  11.9 14.13 20.14 134Sat 20-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:19,023 Venue: M.C.G.
Geelong  2.3   5.9 10.15 14.17 101Melbourne won by 33 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  3.7  4.12 10.18 11.25 91Sat 20-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:25,661 Venue: Waverley Park
Hawthorn  5.0   9.2   9.3  13.6 84Richmond won by 7 pts [Match stats]
Rd 8 Ladder
CA 8 26126.4
ES 8 24131.3
HW 8 24124.8
RI 8 24103.0
SK 8 20126.2
FI 8 20115.5
FO 8 2092.1
CW 8 14118.2
ME 8 1296.0
SM 8 872.0
GE 8 067.2
NM 8 066.9
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Round 9Att:125,744 (20,957)
Carlton  4.5 10.10 12.10 16.13 109Sat 27-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:15,626 Venue: Princes Park
North Melbourne  2.4   5.9  5.11  6.11 47Carlton won by 62 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  3.3  12.5 21.11 28.16 184Sat 27-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:20,771 Venue: Victoria Park
Geelong  4.3   8.8 12.11 16.13 109Collingwood won by 75 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  5.5  7.11  9.14 15.17 107Sat 27-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:28,187 Venue: Windy Hill
Hawthorn  4.5  8.14 11.17 14.21 105Essendon won by 2 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  2.6  8.15  9.18 12.25 97Sat 27-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:21,753 Venue: Junction Oval
Richmond  8.3   9.3  13.7  16.9 105Richmond won by 8 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  3.2   5.4   9.8  12.9 81Sat 27-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:15,891 Venue: Western Oval
South Melbourne  1.2   2.5   4.7  9.10 64Footscray won by 17 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  1.1   1.1   1.5   5.6 36Sat 27-May-1972 2:10 PM Att:23,516 Venue: Waverley Park
St Kilda  2.6   4.9  8.14  9.19 73St Kilda won by 37 pts [Match stats]
Rd 9 Ladder
CA 9 30133.7
ES 9 28127.3
RI 9 28103.6
SK 9 24130.2
HW 9 24121.0
FO 9 2494.6
FI 9 20112.3
CW 9 18125.6
ME 9 1291.8
SM 9 872.7
GE 9 066.0
NM 9 064.5
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Round 10Att:132,345 (22,058)
Hawthorn  3.4  7.11 11.15 11.22 88Sat 03-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:26,585 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
Carlton  4.0   6.2   9.6  13.7 85Hawthorn won by 3 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  0.2   1.3   4.6  8.11 59Sat 03-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:18,085 Venue: Lake Oval
Collingwood  4.2   6.7 14.11 19.14 128Collingwood won by 69 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  4.3   6.8 12.11 14.17 101Sat 03-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:26,791 Venue: Waverley Park
Fitzroy  4.3   5.6  12.6  15.9 99Essendon won by 2 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  2.3   7.6  11.9 15.14 104Sat 03-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:36,986 Venue: M.C.G.
Footscray  3.4  5.10  9.12 12.14 86Richmond won by 18 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  2.0   7.2   9.4  9.11 65Sat 03-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:15,835 Venue: Kardinia Park
St Kilda  5.5   6.9  7.12 11.15 81St Kilda won by 16 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  0.2   4.4   5.8  6.11 47Sat 03-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:8,063 Venue: Arden St
Melbourne 11.7  14.9 15.14 23.17 155Melbourne won by 108 pts [Match stats]
Rd 10 Ladder
ES 10 32124.4
RI 10 32105.1
CA 10 30129.5
SK 10 28129.7
HW 10 28119.2
FO 10 2493.4
CW 10 22132.3
FI 10 20110.6
ME 10 16105.0
SM 10 869.3
GE 10 066.9
NM 10 060.1
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Round 11Att:151,885 (25,314)
Footscray  2.2   4.5   4.8   7.9 51Sat 10-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:23,948 Venue: Western Oval
Carlton  4.3   4.5  6.12  7.15 57Carlton won by 6 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  4.2   9.4  14.8  17.8 110Sat 10-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:27,313 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Hawthorn  1.5   3.9  3.11  7.14 56St Kilda won by 54 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  2.4   7.6  7.10 14.11 95Sat 10-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:18,692 Venue: M.C.G.
South Melbourne  0.3   0.9  1.15  2.19 31Richmond won by 64 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  3.4   5.5  15.8 23.10 148Mon 12-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:44,861 Venue: Victoria Park
Essendon  2.2   7.9  8.12 13.15 93Collingwood won by 55 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  4.3   8.8 10.11 12.17 89Mon 12-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:23,103 Venue: Junction Oval
Melbourne  3.3   6.5  12.6 13.10 88Fitzroy won by 1 pt [Match stats]
North Melbourne  2.2   7.6  11.8 14.11 95Mon 12-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:13,968 Venue: Waverley Park
Geelong  4.6  6.10 11.17 14.20 104Geelong won by 9 pts [Match stats]
Rd 11 Ladder
RI 11 36111.1
CA 11 34128.3
SK 11 32134.3
ES 11 32115.5
HW 11 28111.2
CW 11 26135.1
FI 11 24109.8
FO 11 2493.1
ME 11 16104.4
SM 11 866.1
GE 11 469.9
NM 11 062.6
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Round 12Att:137,870 (22,978)
Collingwood  3.6  6.13 11.19 11.24 90Sat 17-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:28,288 Venue: Victoria Park
Richmond  3.3   7.8  8.12 12.13 85Collingwood won by 5 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  2.4   4.8  8.10 11.10 76Sat 17-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:31,314 Venue: M.C.G.
Hawthorn  7.0   8.0  11.4  11.9 75Melbourne won by 1 pt [Match stats]
North Melbourne  1.2   2.3   5.5   7.8 50Sat 17-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:10,681 Venue: Arden St
St Kilda  3.1   5.7  8.10 12.19 91St Kilda won by 41 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  1.1   4.2   6.4   8.7 55Sat 24-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:29,258 Venue: Waverley Park
Carlton  5.3  7.10 12.12 13.13 91Carlton won by 36 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  3.1   8.8  11.9 14.15 99Sat 24-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:23,903 Venue: Windy Hill
Footscray  1.8  8.11 12.13 19.19 133Footscray won by 34 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  2.1   7.9 11.10 15.14 104Sat 24-Jun-1972 2:10 PM Att:14,426 Venue: Kardinia Park
South Melbourne  3.6   3.8  5.13 10.13 73Geelong won by 31 pts [Match stats]
Rd 12 Ladder
CA 12 38130.7
SK 12 36137.0
RI 12 36109.7
ES 12 32110.7
CW 12 30132.6
HW 12 28110.3
FO 12 2896.8
FI 12 24105.5
ME 12 20104.2
GE 12 873.7
SM 12 866.4
NM 12 062.1
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Round 13Att:111,430 (18,572)
Carlton  1.1   2.5   7.8 10.10 70Sat 01-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:35,106 Venue: Princes Park
Collingwood  2.2   5.5   6.6   9.8 62Carlton won by 8 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  3.1   6.5   9.8 12.12 84Sat 01-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:12,984 Venue: Lake Oval
Essendon  6.3   6.6  11.7  13.9 87Essendon won by 3 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  4.1   6.2  10.4 13.10 88Sat 01-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:18,355 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Fitzroy  4.3   5.6  5.12  6.17 53St Kilda won by 35 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  3.1   6.4   7.6  11.8 74Sat 01-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:14,184 Venue: Waverley Park
Melbourne  6.3   8.5  14.8 16.15 111Melbourne won by 37 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  6.3   7.6   9.7  14.8 92Sat 01-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:22,595 Venue: M.C.G.
Geelong  2.6  8.11 15.17 25.18 168Geelong won by 76 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  5.2  10.7 15.11 21.14 140Sat 01-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:8,206 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
North Melbourne  1.4   4.5  8.10 10.16 76Hawthorn won by 64 pts [Match stats]
Rd 13 Ladder
CA 13 42129.5
SK 13 40138.7
ES 13 36110.2
RI 13 36102.6
HW 13 32115.4
CW 13 30129.6
FO 13 2894.1
ME 13 24107.3
FI 13 24101.9
GE 13 1280.4
SM 13 868.5
NM 13 061.4
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Round 14Att:132,877 (22,146)
Richmond  3.5   9.9 12.13 17.17 119Sat 08-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:46,471 Venue: M.C.G.
Carlton  2.4   7.5  12.7 13.10 88Richmond won by 31 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  2.5   3.8  3.12  4.13 37Sat 08-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:30,451 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Collingwood  2.5   3.8  4.11  9.13 67Collingwood won by 30 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  2.1   6.6   9.9 10.10 70Sat 08-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:23,873 Venue: Kardinia Park
Essendon  3.2   5.4   5.6   9.6 60Geelong won by 10 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  5.3 13.10 14.13 19.19 133Sat 08-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:12,375 Venue: Waverley Park
Fitzroy  4.1   4.2  10.7  12.8 80Hawthorn won by 53 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  1.1   4.6   5.9  8.15 63Sat 08-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:9,302 Venue: Arden St
Footscray  5.6 10.11 12.13 14.15 99Footscray won by 36 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  1.1   3.2   6.5  10.9 69Sat 08-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:10,405 Venue: Lake Oval
Melbourne  5.4   6.5  11.7  14.9 93Melbourne won by 24 pts [Match stats]
Rd 14 Ladder
CA 14 42123.2
SK 14 40133.0
RI 14 40104.7
HW 14 36118.9
ES 14 36108.9
CW 14 34131.4
FO 14 3297.1
ME 14 28108.9
FI 14 2497.5
GE 14 1681.8
SM 14 868.9
NM 14 061.5
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Round 15Att:110,509 (18,418)
Carlton  7.1  10.2  17.4  20.8 128Sat 15-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:13,865 Venue: Princes Park
South Melbourne  3.4   7.6  8.10  8.15 63Carlton won by 65 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  2.1   4.2   6.6  8.10 58Sat 15-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:30,887 Venue: Waverley Park
Collingwood  3.3   7.5  9.10 10.13 73Collingwood won by 15 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  4.5   6.8 11.10 13.12 90Sat 15-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:23,251 Venue: Windy Hill
Richmond  2.2   5.5  10.6  17.9 111Richmond won by 21 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  7.4  11.4 12.10 16.14 110Sat 15-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:7,007 Venue: Junction Oval
North Melbourne  3.1   5.5   7.9  9.12 66Fitzroy won by 44 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  3.3  12.4  13.7  14.7 91Sat 15-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:18,655 Venue: Western Oval
St Kilda  3.1   4.2   7.5  9.11 65Footscray won by 26 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  8.6  9.11 13.13 19.14 128Sat 15-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:16,844 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
Geelong  1.1   7.4  12.5  15.8 98Hawthorn won by 30 pts [Match stats]
Rd 15 Ladder
CA 15 46127.7
RI 15 44105.8
SK 15 40127.8
HW 15 40119.8
CW 15 38131.1
ES 15 36106.7
FO 15 3699.2
ME 15 28107.2
FI 15 28101.0
GE 15 1681.4
SM 15 867.2
NM 15 061.4
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Round 16Att:121,914 (20,319)
Carlton  4.4  16.4  17.7 20.13 133Sat 22-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:27,720 Venue: Princes Park
Essendon  5.4   7.9 11.13 17.15 117Carlton won by 16 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  2.4   7.4  15.5  17.6 108Sat 22-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:19,107 Venue: Victoria Park
North Melbourne  2.3   5.8   5.8 11.14 80Collingwood won by 28 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  1.2   5.2   6.8  10.9 69Sat 22-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:11,046 Venue: Junction Oval
Geelong  1.0   6.5  8.11 12.13 85Geelong won by 16 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  2.4   6.5   9.8 13.11 89Sat 22-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:18,400 Venue: Western Oval
Hawthorn  3.2   7.9  8.14 19.16 130Hawthorn won by 41 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  4.8  6.12  7.15 11.18 84Sat 22-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:32,416 Venue: M.C.G.
Richmond  3.1   8.3  14.5  19.9 123Richmond won by 39 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  2.1  10.3  11.6 14.11 95Sat 22-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:13,225 Venue: Waverley Park
South Melbourne  4.1   6.2   9.5   9.5 59St Kilda won by 36 pts [Match stats]
Rd 16 Ladder
CA 16 50126.4
RI 16 48108.0
SK 16 44129.5
HW 16 44121.5
CW 16 42131.4
ES 16 36105.1
FO 16 3696.5
ME 16 28103.6
FI 16 2899.8
GE 16 2083.0
SM 16 866.9
NM 16 062.2
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Round 17Att:126,360 (21,060)
Geelong  1.2   5.7   7.9  9.13 67Sat 29-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:24,797 Venue: Kardinia Park
Carlton  3.4   7.8 13.11 17.17 119Carlton won by 52 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  1.3   6.6  7.12 11.16 82Sat 29-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:24,132 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
Collingwood  6.3  12.8  16.8 19.13 127Collingwood won by 45 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  3.3  13.6 16.11 21.14 140Sat 29-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:16,318 Venue: Windy Hill
Melbourne  4.2   7.2  10.9 14.11 95Essendon won by 45 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  4.3   9.6  13.9 15.12 102Sat 29-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:9,574 Venue: Waverley Park
Footscray  3.7  8.11  8.12 11.15 81Fitzroy won by 21 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  4.6   5.8  10.9 12.15 87Sat 29-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:7,191 Venue: Arden St
South Melbourne  3.3   7.9 10.11 11.12 78North Melbourne won by 9 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  5.5  10.8 17.12 23.15 153Sat 29-Jul-1972 2:10 PM Att:44,348 Venue: M.C.G.
St Kilda  4.2   7.6  9.11 11.15 81Richmond won by 72 pts [Match stats]
Rd 17 Ladder
CA 17 54129.0
RI 17 52112.0
CW 17 46132.8
SK 17 44120.4
HW 17 44116.6
ES 17 40107.6
FO 17 3695.4
FI 17 32101.2
ME 17 28100.3
GE 17 2081.3
SM 17 868.1
NM 17 464.1
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Round 18Att:122,764 (20,461)
Melbourne  2.3   2.6  3.10  8.18 66Sat 05-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:33,364 Venue: M.C.G.
Carlton  3.4   5.7  9.11 11.11 77Carlton won by 11 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  4.2   8.4 13.10 19.15 129Sat 05-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:25,007 Venue: Victoria Park
Fitzroy  3.2   6.6   9.9 12.13 85Collingwood won by 44 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  4.2   8.8   9.8  12.9 81Sat 05-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:29,062 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Essendon  3.2   5.5  9.13 12.16 88Essendon won by 7 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  3.0  6.10  6.12  9.19 73Sat 05-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:14,699 Venue: Western Oval
Geelong  5.2   6.2   9.8  10.9 69Footscray won by 4 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  4.3   6.5  12.8 13.11 89Sat 05-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:9,207 Venue: Lake Oval
Hawthorn  5.3   9.5  13.8 23.10 148Hawthorn won by 59 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  3.2   3.4   5.9  6.14 50Sat 05-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:11,425 Venue: Waverley Park
Richmond  4.2  7.14 11.15 13.20 98Richmond won by 48 pts [Match stats]
Rd 18 Ladder
CA 18 58128.4
RI 18 56114.5
CW 18 50134.0
HW 18 48119.5
SK 18 44118.6
ES 18 44107.6
FO 18 4095.8
FI 18 3298.4
ME 18 2899.6
GE 18 2081.8
SM 18 867.4
NM 18 463.5
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Round 19Att:97,092 (16,182)
Carlton  1.4   4.8  5.11 13.16 94Sat 12-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:22,109 Venue: Princes Park
St Kilda  2.6   4.7  10.8 10.11 71Carlton won by 23 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  2.6   4.6  7.13  7.13 55Sat 12-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:21,528 Venue: Waverley Park
Collingwood  0.3   7.6  10.6 15.12 102Collingwood won by 47 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  3.6 16.10 18.12 21.14 140Sat 12-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:14,454 Venue: Windy Hill
North Melbourne  3.4   3.5   7.6 14.11 95Essendon won by 45 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  3.3   6.7  9.12 14.14 98Sat 12-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:7,451 Venue: Junction Oval
South Melbourne  1.4   3.8  4.11  6.17 53Fitzroy won by 45 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  1.2  2.10  4.12 11.19 85Sat 12-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:12,716 Venue: Kardinia Park
Melbourne  5.3  13.4 19.10 21.16 142Melbourne won by 57 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  3.2   7.7 13.11 15.12 102Sat 12-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:18,834 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
Richmond  4.6   7.6  14.8 17.11 113Richmond won by 11 pts [Match stats]
Rd 19 Ladder
CA 19 62128.6
RI 19 60114.3
CW 19 54136.0
HW 19 48117.5
ES 19 48109.7
SK 19 44115.9
FO 19 4093.4
FI 19 36101.1
ME 19 32103.0
GE 19 2080.3
SM 19 866.8
NM 19 463.8
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Round 20Att:126,879 (21,147)
North Melbourne  2.3   4.6   7.8  8.12 60Sat 19-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:11,271 Venue: Arden St
Carlton  7.3  12.4  17.6 23.11 149Carlton won by 89 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  2.2   5.2  10.6 17.10 112Sat 19-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:23,106 Venue: Kardinia Park
Collingwood  7.0  13.3  15.7  17.9 111Geelong won by 1 pt [Match stats]
Hawthorn  6.5   8.8 10.10 15.16 106Sat 19-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:36,861 Venue: Waverley Park
Essendon  0.5   6.9  9.14 12.15 87Hawthorn won by 19 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  4.2  11.5 14.11 20.17 137Sat 19-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:27,651 Venue: M.C.G.
Fitzroy  2.2   6.8  7.16 13.22 100Richmond won by 37 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  1.4   4.8  7.10  9.12 66Sat 19-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:9,154 Venue: Lake Oval
Footscray  2.4   6.6   8.9 11.13 79Footscray won by 13 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  3.5   6.6 12.11 13.12 90Sat 19-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:18,836 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Melbourne  3.3   6.4   8.9 13.11 89St Kilda won by 1 pt [Match stats]
Rd 20 Ladder
CA 20 66133.4
RI 20 64115.5
CW 20 54133.3
HW 20 52117.7
SK 20 48115.0
ES 20 48108.2
FO 20 4494.4
FI 20 3699.0
ME 20 32102.8
GE 20 2481.4
SM 20 867.4
NM 20 462.3
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Round 21Att:124,378 (20,730)
Carlton  6.2  13.5  19.9 24.12 156Sat 26-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:32,048 Venue: Princes Park
Hawthorn  6.4   8.9 11.14 11.22 88Carlton won by 68 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  5.5 11.10 16.16 22.17 149Sat 26-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:19,934 Venue: Victoria Park
South Melbourne  4.0   6.2   9.4  11.6 72Collingwood won by 77 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  4.6 10.14 14.17 14.20 104Sat 26-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:17,252 Venue: Junction Oval
Essendon  5.2   7.3  15.8 18.11 119Essendon won by 15 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  3.1  9.10 13.14 17.21 123Sat 26-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:18,117 Venue: Western Oval
Richmond 10.2  15.4 17.12 18.17 125Richmond won by 2 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  3.3   6.7   9.8 11.10 76Sat 26-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:25,786 Venue: Waverley Park
Geelong  1.2   4.6  7.10  8.13 61St Kilda won by 15 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  3.5   8.8  9.18 17.22 124Sat 26-Aug-1972 2:10 PM Att:11,241 Venue: M.C.G.
North Melbourne  5.4   8.5  11.6  14.7 91Melbourne won by 33 pts [Match stats]
Rd 21 Ladder
CA 21 70135.9
RI 21 68114.6
CW 21 58136.6
SK 21 52115.4
HW 21 52112.8
ES 21 52108.5
FO 21 4494.6
ME 21 36104.5
FI 21 3698.3
GE 21 2481.3
SM 21 866.1
NM 21 462.8
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Round 22Att:133,159 (22,193)
Carlton  5.1   7.3  10.3  13.8 86Sat 02-Sep-1972 2:10 PM Att:24,619 Venue: Princes Park
Footscray  2.5  7.11  9.16 11.17 83Carlton won by 3 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  5.4  10.7 13.11 17.15 117Sat 02-Sep-1972 2:10 PM Att:35,030 Venue: Windy Hill
Collingwood  5.3   8.4  15.7 17.10 112Essendon won by 5 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  3.7  11.9 15.16 18.19 127Sat 02-Sep-1972 2:10 PM Att:21,653 Venue: M.C.G.
Fitzroy  3.2   9.5  11.7 14.11 95Melbourne won by 32 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  4.4   8.9 13.15 20.20 140Sat 02-Sep-1972 2:10 PM Att:12,267 Venue: Kardinia Park
North Melbourne  4.2   9.8  11.9 13.11 89Geelong won by 51 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  4.1   8.5  13.5 15.12 102Sat 02-Sep-1972 2:10 PM Att:22,923 Venue: Glenferrie Oval
St Kilda  6.1  12.2  14.8 18.13 121St Kilda won by 19 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  4.3   7.6   9.9 12.10 82Sat 02-Sep-1972 2:10 PM Att:16,667 Venue: Waverley Park
Richmond  5.6 14.11 16.15 23.20 158Richmond won by 76 pts [Match stats]
Rd 22 Ladder
CA 22 74134.3
RI 22 72117.7
CW 22 58133.8
SK 22 56115.6
ES 22 56108.3
HW 22 52111.1
FO 22 4494.7
ME 22 40105.9
FI 22 3696.8
GE 22 2884.2
SM 22 865.1
NM 22 462.9
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1972 Ladder
#TeamPWDLHomeAwayGF-BFForGA-BAAgn%Pts
1Carlton 22 18 1 310-0-18-1-2327.275 (54%) 2237228.298 (43%) 1666134.3 74
2Richmond 22 18  49-0-29-0-2358.321 (53%) 2469293.340 (46%) 2098117.7 72
3Collingwood 22 14 1 77-1-37-0-4343.280 (55%) 2338246.271 (48%) 1747133.8 58
4St Kilda 22 14  88-0-36-0-5283.291 (49%) 1989241.275 (47%) 1721115.6 56
5Essendon 22 14  88-0-36-0-5333.319 (51%) 2317307.298 (51%) 2140108.3 56
6Hawthorn 22 13  98-0-35-0-6324.333 (49%) 2277295.280 (51%) 2050111.1 52
7Footscray 22 11  115-0-66-0-5273.292 (48%) 1930289.304 (49%) 203894.7 44
8Melbourne 22 10  126-0-54-0-7290.303 (49%) 2043276.273 (50%) 1929105.9 40
9Fitzroy 22 9  136-0-53-0-8282.305 (48%) 1997296.286 (51%) 206296.8 36
10Geelong 22 7  154-0-73-0-8285.284 (50%) 1994344.305 (53%) 236984.2 28
11South Melbourne 22 2  202-0-90-0-11206.277 (43%) 1513340.283 (55%) 232365.1 8
12North Melbourne 22 1  211-0-100-0-11226.272 (45%) 1628375.339 (53%) 258962.9 4
Totals Games: 132, Goals: 3530, Behinds: 3552, Accuracy: 49.84%, Total points: 24732, Average score: 93

Finals
Qualifying Final
Richmond  6.3  13.6 20.11 25.14 164Sat 09-Sep-1972 2:30 PM Att:91,900 Venue: M.C.G.
Collingwood  5.2   8.9 12.10 18.12 120Richmond won by 44 pts [Match stats]
Elimination Final
St Kilda  5.5  11.8 15.16 18.16 124Sat 09-Sep-1972 2:30 PM Att:52,499 Venue: Waverley Park
Essendon  2.2   8.3   8.4 10.11 71St Kilda won by 53 pts [Match stats]
Semi Final
Richmond  0.3   1.8   4.9  8.13 61Sat 16-Sep-1972 2:30 PM Att:54,338 Venue: Waverley Park
Carlton  1.1   4.7  6.10  8.13 61Match drawn [Match stats]
Semi Final
St Kilda  3.2   7.6 10.13 11.17 83Sat 16-Sep-1972 2:30 PM Att:91,857 Venue: M.C.G.
Collingwood  2.7  3.10  6.16  8.17 65St Kilda won by 18 pts [Match stats]
Semi Final
Richmond  2.5   7.8 10.14 15.20 110Sat 23-Sep-1972 2:30 PM Att:92,670 Venue: M.C.G.
Carlton  2.2   4.6  6.10  9.15 69Richmond won by 41 pts [Match stats]
Preliminary Final
Carlton  5.3   7.7 11.11 16.13 109Sat 30-Sep-1972 2:30 PM Att:92,272 Venue: M.C.G.
St Kilda  6.8  8.12 10.12 13.15 93Carlton won by 16 pts [Match stats]
Grand Final
Carlton  8.4  18.6  25.9  28.9 177Sat 07-Oct-1972 2:50 PM Att:112,393 Venue: M.C.G.
Richmond  5.4  10.9 15.15 22.18 150Carlton won by 27 pts [Match stats]


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