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1979 Season Scores and Results

Rounds
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[Season Records]

Player statistics
[Summary][Totals]
Round 1Att:143,178 (23,863)
Carlton  6.4  11.7 16.12 23.13 151Sat 07-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:24,990 Venue: Princes Park
Geelong  2.1   6.4  12.6 15.11 101Carlton won by 50 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  1.5   2.7  5.12  9.15 69Sat 07-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:29,596 Venue: Victoria Park
Fitzroy  2.4   9.8 13.16 21.23 149Fitzroy won by 80 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  4.8  8.14 14.20 17.27 129Sat 07-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:22,633 Venue: Arden St
Essendon  5.3   8.9 12.10 16.13 109North Melbourne won by 20 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  7.3  12.7 13.10 18.17 125Sat 07-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:24,133 Venue: M.C.G.
Footscray  4.5  7.11 13.13 16.17 113Melbourne won by 12 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  4.4   9.7 13.11 19.14 128Sat 07-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:22,060 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Hawthorn  3.4   8.9 11.13 14.19 103St Kilda won by 25 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  4.4 10.12 12.18 15.21 111Sat 07-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:19,766 Venue: Lake Oval
Richmond  8.1   9.2  13.7 19.11 125Richmond won by 14 pts [Match stats]
Rd 1 Ladder
CA 2 8139.2
FI 1 4215.9
SK 1 4124.3
NM 1 4118.3
RI 1 4112.6
ME 1 4110.6
FO 1 090.4
SM 1 088.8
ES 2 082.2
HW 1 080.5
GE 1 066.9
CW 1 046.3
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Round 2Att:184,096 (30,683)
Hawthorn  2.8  4.12 11.19 13.24 102Sat 14-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:29,391 Venue: Princes Park
Collingwood  3.4  9.10 15.13 19.18 132Collingwood won by 30 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  4.5   9.7 11.13 12.14 86Sat 14-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:19,436 Venue: Junction Oval
South Melbourne  5.2   9.7  15.9 21.13 139South Melbourne won by 53 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  5.4   8.5 12.10 13.16 94Sat 14-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:23,451 Venue: Western Oval
North Melbourne  3.1  10.4  14.7 20.13 133North Melbourne won by 39 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  5.7  8.11  8.15 13.18 96Mon 16-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:59,942 Venue: M.C.G.
Carlton  3.0   7.3  15.7  23.9 147Carlton won by 51 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  2.2  6.10 10.17 21.22 148Mon 16-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:26,377 Venue: Windy Hill
St Kilda  1.5   7.6   7.9  9.10 64Essendon won by 84 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  2.5   7.7  9.12 15.16 106Mon 16-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:25,499 Venue: Kardinia Park
Melbourne  4.6   5.7  7.11  9.13 67Geelong won by 39 pts [Match stats]
Rd 2 Ladder
CA 3 12144.0
NM 2 8129.1
SM 2 4118.5
ES 3 4114.6
FI 2 4113.0
GE 2 495.0
ME 2 487.7
RI 2 485.7
CW 2 480.1
SK 2 476.5
FO 2 080.2
HW 2 078.8
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Round 3Att:143,840 (23,973)
Essendon  3.2   5.5  8.10 11.14 80Sat 31-Mar-1979 2:10 PM Att:41,777 Venue: Waverley Park
Carlton  3.3   8.8 12.10 14.17 101Carlton won by 21 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  0.3  4.13  9.14 18.19 127Sat 21-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:29,747 Venue: Arden St
Collingwood  5.5   7.7 11.12 14.15 99North Melbourne won by 28 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  5.1  12.3  15.7 20.12 132Sat 21-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:24,636 Venue: M.C.G.
Fitzroy  2.2   4.7  9.10 16.16 112Richmond won by 20 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  2.4   4.6  9.10 15.14 104Sat 21-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:18,375 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Footscray  4.3   9.7  12.9 16.13 109Footscray won by 5 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  4.6  12.6 14.13 18.15 123Sat 21-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:14,876 Venue: Princes Park
Geelong  0.4   5.8  8.14 11.17 83Hawthorn won by 40 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  2.3   8.4  13.8 18.10 118Sat 21-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:14,429 Venue: Lake Oval
Melbourne  2.7  6.11 10.13 16.15 111South Melbourne won by 7 pts [Match stats]
Rd 3 Ladder
CA 3 12144.0
NM 3 12128.8
SM 3 8114.3
RI 3 895.4
ES 3 4114.6
FI 3 4102.1
HW 3 495.6
ME 3 489.9
FO 3 487.3
GE 3 485.0
SK 3 482.2
CW 3 479.4
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Round 4Att:181,275 (30,213)
Hawthorn  7.2  11.6  18.9 29.15 189Wed 25-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:37,276 Venue: Waverley Park
South Melbourne  5.1   8.4  12.5  15.5 95Hawthorn won by 94 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  4.8  9.14 15.19 16.23 119Wed 25-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:44,708 Venue: M.C.G.
Richmond  3.6 10.12 11.14 15.19 109Melbourne won by 10 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  1.5  4.10  8.11 11.16 82Sat 28-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:21,577 Venue: Junction Oval
Carlton  4.5   8.9 14.18 20.19 139Carlton won by 57 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  7.7 13.11 21.16 31.21 207Sat 28-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:29,380 Venue: Victoria Park
St Kilda  1.1   2.5   3.8  3.11 29Collingwood won by 178 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  7.3   9.6  15.6  20.8 128Sat 28-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:26,981 Venue: Western Oval
Essendon  4.6  11.8 17.11 19.14 128Match drawn [Match stats]
Geelong  2.4   6.6   7.9 10.13 73Sat 28-Apr-1979 2:10 PM Att:21,353 Venue: Kardinia Park
North Melbourne  6.1  10.2  17.4  19.9 123North Melbourne won by 50 pts [Match stats]
Rd 4 Ladder
CA 4 16149.9
NM 4 16136.5
CW 4 8124.6
HW 4 8118.0
ME 4 894.6
RI 4 894.5
SM 4 890.6
ES 4 6110.2
FO 4 690.6
FI 4 489.6
GE 4 478.2
SK 4 457.3
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Round 5Att:140,972 (23,495)
Carlton  4.7  7.10 10.15 15.20 110Sat 05-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:24,148 Venue: Princes Park
Melbourne  2.3   8.7 12.10 13.18 96Carlton won by 14 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  2.6   6.9  7.15 12.17 89Sat 05-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:34,163 Venue: Waverley Park
Collingwood  2.2   7.6 14.10 20.17 137Collingwood won by 48 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  1.1   4.4   5.8 10.16 76Sat 05-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:19,686 Venue: Windy Hill
Fitzroy  7.9 11.14 20.17 25.22 172Fitzroy won by 96 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  2.4   7.5  14.7 17.10 112Sat 05-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:15,481 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Geelong  4.7   8.8  13.8 22.10 142Geelong won by 30 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  4.4   6.7 10.12 11.16 82Sat 05-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:31,479 Venue: M.C.G.
Hawthorn  1.2   7.6  15.9 24.17 161Hawthorn won by 79 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne 4.12  8.13 13.20 19.24 138Sat 05-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:16,015 Venue: Arden St
South Melbourne  2.1   9.9  9.12 12.16 88North Melbourne won by 50 pts [Match stats]
Rd 5 Ladder
CA 5 20142.4
NM 5 20140.4
HW 5 12130.4
CW 5 12129.8
FI 5 8108.3
ME 5 893.2
GE 5 887.7
SM 5 884.9
RI 5 883.7
ES 5 691.1
FO 5 685.0
SK 5 461.6
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Round 6Att:132,561 (22,094)
Hawthorn  5.8   8.9 13.10 16.12 108Sat 12-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:29,935 Venue: Princes Park
Carlton  4.1   9.7 18.10 25.18 168Carlton won by 60 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  4.4   6.8 10.14 14.15 99Sat 12-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:29,824 Venue: Victoria Park
Essendon  4.2   9.8 16.11 19.19 133Essendon won by 34 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  4.6  11.7 18.10 21.14 140Sat 12-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:21,773 Venue: M.C.G.
Fitzroy  4.4  12.6 17.13 24.19 163Fitzroy won by 23 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  1.6   3.8  8.14  9.18 72Sat 12-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:16,009 Venue: Kardinia Park
Footscray  0.2   4.2   6.4   7.5 47Geelong won by 25 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  6.3   8.6  12.8 14.15 99Sat 12-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:22,626 Venue: Waverley Park
Richmond  2.4  9.10 11.13 13.16 94North Melbourne won by 5 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  4.8 11.11 18.16 26.19 175Sat 12-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:12,394 Venue: Lake Oval
St Kilda  3.1   5.7  7.11 11.20 86South Melbourne won by 89 pts [Match stats]
Rd 6 Ladder
CA 6 24144.9
NM 6 24134.5
CW 6 12118.1
HW 6 12114.2
FI 6 12109.9
SM 6 1298.8
GE 6 1292.6
ES 6 1097.3
ME 6 891.5
RI 6 885.2
FO 6 683.0
SK 6 459.2
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Round 7Att:147,101 (24,517)
Carlton  5.6   9.7  10.9 15.14 104Sat 19-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:39,411 Venue: Princes Park
North Melbourne  4.0   7.2 11.10 16.12 108North Melbourne won by 4 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  3.1   6.6  9.11 13.14 92Sat 19-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:37,260 Venue: Waverley Park
Geelong  2.4   3.9  5.12  6.15 51Collingwood won by 41 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  7.7  15.8 17.12 23.18 156Sat 19-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:21,426 Venue: Windy Hill
Melbourne  2.5   4.9  6.14  9.20 74Essendon won by 82 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  2.6  8.13 12.14 14.18 102Sat 19-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:15,872 Venue: Junction Oval
Hawthorn  0.8  0.14  7.17 11.24 90Fitzroy won by 12 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  4.3  10.7 13.10 22.17 149Sat 19-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:15,045 Venue: Western Oval
South Melbourne  4.4   9.6 10.12 14.17 101Footscray won by 48 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  4.7  7.10 11.14 16.15 111Sat 19-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:18,087 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Richmond  3.5   7.7  10.9 14.15 99St Kilda won by 12 pts [Match stats]
Rd 7 Ladder
NM 7 28129.7
CA 7 24137.1
CW 7 16122.8
FI 7 16110.3
ES 7 14108.2
HW 7 12110.9
SM 7 1293.6
GE 7 1287.8
FO 7 1091.1
RI 7 885.7
ME 7 883.7
SK 7 864.5
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Round 8Att:119,977 (19,996)
St Kilda  2.3   5.6   7.8  9.10 64Sat 26-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:28,817 Venue: Waverley Park
Carlton  3.5   6.6  9.11 15.13 103Carlton won by 39 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  3.0   4.2   5.7   6.8 44Sat 26-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:21,282 Venue: Lake Oval
Collingwood  5.3  10.4  14.8 20.11 131Collingwood won by 87 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  5.3   6.5  11.6 12.11 83Sat 26-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:19,590 Venue: Kardinia Park
Essendon  3.1   6.7   9.8 12.12 84Essendon won by 1 pt [Match stats]
North Melbourne  2.4   9.7  10.9 13.16 94Sat 26-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:17,649 Venue: Arden St
Fitzroy  4.7  5.10 13.20 21.22 148Fitzroy won by 54 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  6.8 10.15 17.23 22.26 158Sat 26-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:21,662 Venue: M.C.G.
Footscray  3.2   6.7   8.9 12.13 85Richmond won by 73 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  7.2  10.6 13.14 17.18 120Sat 26-May-1979 2:10 PM Att:10,977 Venue: Princes Park
Melbourne  1.2  4.12  5.14 10.17 77Hawthorn won by 43 pts [Match stats]
Rd 8 Ladder
CA 8 28139.2
NM 8 28117.6
CW 8 20133.4
FI 8 20115.4
ES 8 18107.5
HW 8 16114.9
RI 8 1294.7
GE 8 1289.0
SM 8 1285.8
FO 8 1085.0
ME 8 881.3
SK 8 864.3
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Round 9Att:131,685 (21,948)
Footscray  5.1   9.6   9.9 11.12 78Sat 02-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:21,362 Venue: Western Oval
Carlton  5.5   9.7 13.15 18.19 127Carlton won by 49 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  5.4  9.10 16.14 19.18 132Sat 02-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:31,474 Venue: Victoria Park
Richmond  2.5  4.12  7.13 10.20 80Collingwood won by 52 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  7.3  10.3  13.8 16.12 108Sat 02-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:24,875 Venue: Princes Park
Essendon  6.1  10.4  12.8 17.14 116Essendon won by 8 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  3.2   8.8 10.11 18.15 123Sat 02-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:14,963 Venue: Junction Oval
St Kilda  5.7   6.8 11.10 11.12 78Fitzroy won by 45 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  6.3   8.7 16.12 18.15 123Sat 02-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:15,750 Venue: Waverley Park
South Melbourne  5.1   9.1  12.4  17.8 110Geelong won by 13 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  2.2   6.2  13.5  17.9 111Sat 02-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:23,261 Venue: M.C.G.
North Melbourne  5.7  10.8 14.13 23.18 156North Melbourne won by 45 pts [Match stats]
Rd 9 Ladder
CA 9 32141.5
NM 9 32120.3
CW 9 24136.6
FI 9 24118.8
ES 9 22107.5
HW 9 16112.3
GE 9 1691.7
RI 9 1290.5
SM 9 1286.2
FO 9 1082.2
ME 9 879.9
SK 9 864.2
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Round 10Att:154,066 (25,678)
Carlton  5.3   8.4 11.12 18.15 123Sat 09-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:46,106 Venue: Princes Park
Collingwood  6.1  13.3  14.7 16.11 107Carlton won by 16 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  4.7  7.10 11.15 16.19 115Sat 09-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:19,992 Venue: Windy Hill
South Melbourne  3.2   8.7 10.10 14.15 99Essendon won by 16 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  1.0   5.4   8.4  11.8 74Sat 09-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:14,357 Venue: Waverley Park
Fitzroy  6.5   9.8 16.14 17.17 119Fitzroy won by 45 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  3.6   4.9  9.13 14.17 101Sat 09-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:24,826 Venue: M.C.G.
Geelong  4.4  9.11 13.11 18.19 127Geelong won by 26 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  3.4   3.6   5.8  9.11 65Sat 09-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:17,390 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Melbourne  4.4   7.4  11.9 12.13 85Melbourne won by 20 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  5.2  10.5  12.7  16.9 105Sun 10-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:31,395 Venue: S.C.G.
Hawthorn  3.2   8.6 17.10 23.18 156Hawthorn won by 51 pts [Match stats]
Rd 10 Ladder
CA 10 36138.4
NM 10 32112.6
FI 10 28121.8
ES 10 26108.3
CW 10 24130.0
HW 10 20115.8
GE 10 2095.1
RI 10 1289.4
SM 10 1286.2
ME 10 1282.6
FO 10 1080.2
SK 10 865.0
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Round 11Att:182,431 (30,405)
Melbourne  3.3   5.9  8.14 11.16 82Sat 16-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:53,602 Venue: M.C.G.
Collingwood  4.6  5.11  9.14 13.18 96Collingwood won by 14 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  4.5   7.7 11.16 19.18 132Sat 16-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:17,520 Venue: Junction Oval
Geelong  0.3   3.8   4.9  9.11 65Fitzroy won by 67 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  1.2   4.5  12.6 15.10 100Sat 16-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:12,516 Venue: Princes Park
Footscray  3.3   6.7   8.9 15.11 101Footscray won by 1 pt [Match stats]
South Melbourne  4.4   9.8 12.15 18.18 126Mon 18-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:25,972 Venue: Lake Oval
Carlton  6.2   9.3  14.8 20.12 132Carlton won by 6 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  2.2   6.6  9.10 16.12 108Mon 18-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:53,116 Venue: Waverley Park
Essendon  8.0  11.0  16.7 20.12 132Essendon won by 24 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  7.6   9.9 10.15 15.17 107Mon 18-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:19,705 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
North Melbourne  3.2   8.6 11.10 16.14 110North Melbourne won by 3 pts [Match stats]
Rd 11 Ladder
CA 11 40134.3
NM 11 36111.7
FI 11 32126.6
ES 11 30109.6
CW 11 28128.9
HW 11 20114.4
GE 11 2089.8
FO 11 1481.8
RI 11 1288.6
SM 11 1287.1
ME 11 1282.9
SK 11 867.5
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Round 12Att:157,247 (26,208)
Geelong  6.3  8.10 13.13 15.17 107Sat 23-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:20,941 Venue: Kardinia Park
Carlton  2.3   6.7  8.13 14.17 101Geelong won by 6 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  5.5 10.11 12.15 17.20 122Sat 23-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:56,975 Venue: Waverley Park
Collingwood  3.3   5.8  9.12 11.14 80Fitzroy won by 42 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  3.5  10.8  13.9 15.11 101Sat 23-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:30,631 Venue: Windy Hill
North Melbourne  0.3   0.7  1.12  6.18 54Essendon won by 47 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  7.6  10.7 16.10 18.12 120Sat 23-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:14,308 Venue: Western Oval
Melbourne  1.2   6.7  6.12 11.15 81Footscray won by 39 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  2.4   6.8 13.13 19.18 132Sat 23-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:13,176 Venue: Princes Park
St Kilda  5.6   6.9   8.9 13.15 93Hawthorn won by 39 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  2.5 11.10 16.13 25.16 166Sat 23-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:21,216 Venue: M.C.G.
South Melbourne  4.3   6.6 12.11 16.14 110Richmond won by 56 pts [Match stats]
Rd 12 Ladder
CA 12 40130.6
FI 12 36128.4
NM 12 36107.2
ES 12 34113.0
CW 12 28122.1
HW 12 24116.4
GE 12 2491.2
FO 12 1885.7
RI 12 1693.4
SM 12 1284.8
ME 12 1281.6
SK 12 867.8
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Round 13Att:104,646 (17,441)
Carlton  5.3  12.6  18.7 21.12 138Sat 30-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:21,882 Venue: Princes Park
Richmond  3.2   5.6  10.8 12.10 82Carlton won by 56 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  6.0  15.6 17.13 25.19 169Sat 30-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:22,903 Venue: Victoria Park
Hawthorn  1.1   2.3  4.13  8.16 64Collingwood won by 105 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  5.4   7.5   9.9  9.12 66Sat 30-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:18,802 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Essendon  2.3   6.9  8.12 15.15 105Essendon won by 39 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  4.8  8.11 10.14 15.20 110Sat 30-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:13,862 Venue: Lake Oval
Fitzroy  4.6  10.9 16.12 20.16 136Fitzroy won by 26 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  2.7   3.8  6.18  8.21 69Sat 30-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:13,925 Venue: Arden St
Footscray  4.0   7.2   7.2  12.9 81Footscray won by 12 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  1.0   4.0   6.0   9.3 57Sat 30-Jun-1979 2:10 PM Att:13,272 Venue: Waverley Park
Geelong  3.3   6.5  11.9 16.12 108Geelong won by 51 pts [Match stats]
Rd 13 Ladder
CA 13 44133.1
FI 13 40128.0
ES 13 38115.4
NM 13 36105.9
CW 13 32129.7
GE 13 2895.5
HW 13 24107.2
FO 13 2287.2
RI 13 1690.4
SM 13 1284.5
ME 13 1279.5
SK 13 867.5
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Round 14Att:150,876 (25,146)
Carlton  4.7  10.9 16.13 17.14 116Sat 07-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:58,736 Venue: Waverley Park
Fitzroy  1.0   4.2   4.5  9.11 65Carlton won by 51 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  3.5   4.8  6.14  6.16 52Sat 07-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:21,588 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Collingwood  0.3   4.6   6.8 15.11 101Collingwood won by 49 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  0.2   5.5   7.7 10.11 71Sat 07-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:25,076 Venue: Windy Hill
Footscray  1.5   2.8  4.12  6.14 50Essendon won by 21 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  4.2  11.7  12.9 17.16 118Sat 07-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:14,971 Venue: Arden St
Geelong  4.6   5.7 12.14 14.16 100North Melbourne won by 18 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  4.4   6.5  10.9 13.11 89Sat 07-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:10,626 Venue: Lake Oval
Hawthorn  3.4   6.8 10.10 10.14 74South Melbourne won by 15 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  3.2   6.5  14.8 17.18 120Sat 07-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:19,879 Venue: M.C.G.
Melbourne  1.7   3.8  7.14 10.16 76Richmond won by 44 pts [Match stats]
Rd 14 Ladder
CA 14 48135.4
ES 14 42116.4
FI 14 40122.0
NM 14 40106.7
CW 14 36132.4
GE 14 2894.6
HW 14 24105.8
FO 14 2286.4
RI 14 2093.5
SM 14 1686.0
ME 14 1278.4
SK 14 866.5
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Round 15Att:141,292 (23,549)
Carlton  4.3  11.9 15.13 18.18 126Sat 14-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:44,548 Venue: Princes Park
Essendon  4.2   6.7   9.9 12.11 83Carlton won by 43 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  3.5   5.8  5.13 10.16 76Sat 14-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:30,405 Venue: Victoria Park
North Melbourne  5.3  10.8  17.9 20.13 133North Melbourne won by 57 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  3.0  10.6 16.10 24.16 160Sat 14-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:13,386 Venue: Western Oval
St Kilda  5.6   6.9  9.14 11.15 81Footscray won by 79 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  4.2   9.6 10.11 11.12 78Sat 14-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:20,777 Venue: Waverley Park
Hawthorn  3.4   4.5  9.11 11.13 79Hawthorn won by 1 pt [Match stats]
Melbourne  5.3  9.11 17.17 24.23 167Sat 14-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:15,036 Venue: M.C.G.
South Melbourne  4.5  10.5  18.8 24.10 154Melbourne won by 13 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  5.4  11.6 15.10 20.15 135Sun 15-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:17,140 Venue: S.C.G.
Richmond  6.7 10.14 16.16 22.20 152Richmond won by 17 pts [Match stats]
Rd 15 Ladder
CA 15 52136.4
NM 15 44110.1
ES 15 42112.0
FI 15 40118.8
CW 15 36125.1
HW 15 28105.6
GE 15 2894.8
FO 15 2692.0
RI 15 2494.9
SM 15 1686.6
ME 15 1680.9
SK 15 865.2
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Round 16Att:110,009 (18,335)
Melbourne  0.4   6.4   7.6   9.7 61Sat 21-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:26,389 Venue: M.C.G.
Carlton  3.6  8.10 13.19 19.26 140Carlton won by 79 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  7.3  12.5 19.12 23.17 155Sat 21-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:21,041 Venue: Victoria Park
Footscray  1.2   1.7   3.8  3.15 33Collingwood won by 122 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  4.6  9.11 12.14 16.16 112Sat 21-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:19,684 Venue: Junction Oval
Essendon  3.2   5.3  10.3  15.9 99Fitzroy won by 13 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  2.2   8.5  13.6  20.9 129Sat 21-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:14,613 Venue: Kardinia Park
St Kilda  7.8  8.11 11.17 14.20 104Geelong won by 25 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  5.3   8.6 10.13 14.20 104Sat 21-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:13,557 Venue: Princes Park
Richmond  5.1   8.7 15.10 18.11 119Richmond won by 15 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  4.3   7.6  7.11  8.18 66Sat 21-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:14,725 Venue: Waverley Park
North Melbourne  1.6  3.12  9.15 12.16 88North Melbourne won by 22 pts [Match stats]
Rd 16 Ladder
CA 16 56140.3
NM 16 48111.0
FI 16 44118.5
ES 16 42110.4
CW 16 40133.2
GE 16 3296.7
HW 16 28104.4
RI 16 2896.0
FO 16 2685.8
SM 16 1686.1
ME 16 1678.2
SK 16 866.2
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Round 17Att:131,252 (21,875)
Carlton  3.3  4.12 11.17 15.21 111Sat 28-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:22,159 Venue: Princes Park
Hawthorn  2.3   5.5  10.7 12.11 83Carlton won by 28 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  2.2   4.5  7.11  9.17 71Sat 28-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:31,583 Venue: Windy Hill
Collingwood  4.2   8.3  11.4  14.8 92Collingwood won by 21 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  7.7 14.14 26.17 36.22 238Sat 28-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:12,149 Venue: Waverley Park
Melbourne  2.1   2.5   4.8  6.12 48Fitzroy won by 190 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  2.0   6.3   8.6 12.10 82Sat 28-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:14,284 Venue: Western Oval
Geelong  4.5   7.8 14.13 18.14 122Geelong won by 40 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  4.5  11.9 15.10 16.15 111Sat 28-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:38,108 Venue: M.C.G.
North Melbourne  4.1  10.3  15.6 19.10 124North Melbourne won by 13 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  5.4   9.7 13.11 19.14 128Sat 28-Jul-1979 2:10 PM Att:12,969 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
South Melbourne  2.3   8.5  14.7 16.12 108St Kilda won by 20 pts [Match stats]
Rd 17 Ladder
CA 17 60139.9
NM 17 52111.1
FI 17 48129.1
CW 17 44133.0
ES 17 42108.5
GE 17 3699.2
HW 17 28102.6
RI 17 2895.6
FO 17 2684.6
SM 17 1686.0
ME 17 1671.9
SK 17 1268.8
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Round 18Att:134,335 (22,389)
North Melbourne  6.1   8.6  15.8 18.11 119Sat 04-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:28,902 Venue: Arden St
Carlton  6.3  13.8 14.10 21.15 141Carlton won by 22 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  5.2   9.7 13.13 18.16 124Sat 04-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:30,496 Venue: Kardinia Park
Collingwood  3.1   5.4   7.6   9.9 63Geelong won by 61 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  1.5   8.6  14.7  21.8 134Sat 04-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:25,367 Venue: M.C.G.
Essendon  3.4   5.7  10.9  16.9 105Melbourne won by 29 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  4.6   8.6 12.10 15.14 104Sat 04-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:15,104 Venue: Princes Park
Fitzroy  1.3  4.13  7.17 15.25 115Fitzroy won by 11 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  8.4  15.7  22.9  31.9 195Sat 04-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:9,815 Venue: Lake Oval
Footscray  6.4   8.9 12.13 15.16 106South Melbourne won by 89 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  5.7 12.14 20.17 28.22 190Sat 04-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:24,651 Venue: Waverley Park
St Kilda  4.2   8.5  10.9 18.11 119Richmond won by 71 pts [Match stats]
Rd 18 Ladder
CA 18 64138.4
FI 18 52128.0
NM 18 52109.0
CW 18 44126.7
ES 18 42106.3
GE 18 40102.7
RI 18 3299.2
HW 18 28101.9
FO 18 2681.8
SM 18 2090.6
ME 18 2074.5
SK 18 1268.3
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Round 19Att:100,175 (16,696)
Carlton  2.5  8.11 17.15 22.17 149Sat 11-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:17,087 Venue: Princes Park
St Kilda  0.1   0.5   0.7   6.9 45Carlton won by 104 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  2.1   4.6  8.10 14.11 95Sat 11-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:18,041 Venue: Victoria Park
South Melbourne  6.2   8.3  11.8  13.9 87Collingwood won by 8 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  3.6   7.7 12.10 14.12 96Sat 11-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:23,004 Venue: Windy Hill
Geelong  2.2   6.3   6.5   8.8 56Essendon won by 40 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  1.2   3.6  5.10  7.12 54Sat 11-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:16,659 Venue: Junction Oval
North Melbourne  3.3  9.10 14.14 17.19 121North Melbourne won by 67 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  3.5  7.13 10.13 13.19 97Sat 11-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:12,557 Venue: Western Oval
Richmond  1.1   3.2   5.3   6.5 41Footscray won by 56 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  6.5  7.10  7.18  8.25 73Sat 11-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:12,827 Venue: Waverley Park
Hawthorn  1.2   6.6 10.10 14.11 95Hawthorn won by 22 pts [Match stats]
Rd 19 Ladder
CA 19 68143.5
NM 19 56112.3
FI 19 52122.8
CW 19 48125.8
ES 19 46108.2
GE 19 40100.4
HW 19 32102.9
RI 19 3296.7
FO 19 3084.8
SM 19 2090.6
ME 19 2074.6
SK 19 1266.0
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Round 20Att:139,478 (23,246)
Carlton  4.4  6.10 10.15 12.18 90Sat 18-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:25,075 Venue: Waverley Park
Footscray  3.0   4.1   6.3   8.6 54Carlton won by 36 pts [Match stats]
Richmond  2.7  5.11  8.13 10.15 75Sat 18-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:61,424 Venue: M.C.G.
Collingwood  3.2   7.3   9.9 13.17 95Collingwood won by 20 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  4.5  5.12  7.16  9.16 70Sat 18-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:18,671 Venue: Windy Hill
Hawthorn  2.4   4.9  5.12 10.14 74Hawthorn won by 4 pts [Match stats]
St Kilda  3.2   3.4   7.6   9.6 60Sat 18-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:12,330 Venue: Moorabbin Oval
Fitzroy  2.2   7.9  8.11 10.16 76Fitzroy won by 16 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  8.2  13.5  16.5  16.6 102Sat 18-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:11,298 Venue: Lake Oval
Geelong  3.2   5.6   8.8 10.12 72South Melbourne won by 30 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  2.6  4.15  8.22 15.27 117Sat 18-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:10,680 Venue: Arden St
Melbourne  2.2   5.3   5.6   6.9 45North Melbourne won by 72 pts [Match stats]
Rd 20 Ladder
CA 20 72144.2
NM 20 60115.7
FI 20 56122.9
CW 20 52125.8
ES 20 46107.7
GE 20 4098.9
HW 20 36103.0
RI 20 3296.0
FO 20 3083.7
SM 20 2492.1
ME 20 2072.9
SK 20 1266.4
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Round 21Att:136,898 (22,816)
Collingwood  5.3  11.6  17.8 18.12 120Sat 25-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:36,509 Venue: Victoria Park
Carlton  6.6  10.7  11.9 14.17 101Collingwood won by 19 pts [Match stats]
South Melbourne  3.1   6.2   9.7 10.16 76Sat 25-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:32,127 Venue: Waverley Park
Essendon  4.9  8.11 12.15 13.17 95Essendon won by 19 pts [Match stats]
Fitzroy  0.3  12.7 14.11 22.19 151Sat 25-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:12,076 Venue: Junction Oval
Footscray  5.6  6.10 12.15 14.16 100Fitzroy won by 51 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  5.2   7.5  13.9 17.13 115Sat 25-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:19,258 Venue: Kardinia Park
Richmond  4.7  8.13 12.16 12.17 89Geelong won by 26 pts [Match stats]
Hawthorn  3.7  3.11  4.13  7.18 60Sat 25-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:18,492 Venue: Princes Park
North Melbourne  2.6  8.13 15.19 24.21 165North Melbourne won by 105 pts [Match stats]
Melbourne  3.2   8.6 17.16 24.17 161Sat 25-Aug-1979 2:10 PM Att:18,436 Venue: M.C.G.
St Kilda  1.9  7.16  7.20 12.24 96Melbourne won by 65 pts [Match stats]
Rd 21 Ladder
CA 21 72140.4
NM 21 64120.4
FI 21 60124.3
CW 21 56125.4
ES 21 50108.4
GE 21 44100.2
HW 21 3698.2
RI 21 3295.1
FO 21 3082.6
SM 21 2491.7
ME 21 2476.4
SK 21 1266.0
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Round 22Att:129,555 (21,593)
Carlton  8.0  13.8 16.12 23.16 154Sat 01-Sep-1979 2:10 PM Att:24,479 Venue: Princes Park
South Melbourne  4.9  8.13 13.18 17.19 121Carlton won by 33 pts [Match stats]
Collingwood  3.2  11.7 16.10 23.16 154Sat 01-Sep-1979 2:10 PM Att:27,206 Venue: Victoria Park
Melbourne  3.5   7.6  10.8 15.13 103Collingwood won by 51 pts [Match stats]
Essendon  2.6   4.7  7.13  8.15 63Sat 01-Sep-1979 2:10 PM Att:22,659 Venue: Windy Hill
Richmond  4.4   8.9  12.9 18.14 122Richmond won by 59 pts [Match stats]
Geelong  6.5   7.8 10.14 16.16 112Sat 01-Sep-1979 2:10 PM Att:21,801 Venue: Kardinia Park
Fitzroy  4.3   9.7 12.12 15.17 107Geelong won by 5 pts [Match stats]
Footscray  3.2   6.3   7.9  9.11 65Sat 01-Sep-1979 2:10 PM Att:12,839 Venue: Western Oval
Hawthorn  5.6  5.11  9.16 14.19 103Hawthorn won by 38 pts [Match stats]
North Melbourne  8.7  11.9 18.11 21.18 144Sat 01-Sep-1979 2:10 PM Att:20,571 Venue: Waverley Park
St Kilda  1.3   3.6   6.7  9.11 65North Melbourne won by 79 pts [Match stats]
Rd 22 Ladder
CA 22 76139.6
NM 22 68123.6
CW 22 60126.7
FI 22 60122.8
ES 22 50105.1
GE 22 48100.4
HW 22 4099.8
RI 22 3697.6
FO 22 3081.8
SM 22 2490.9
ME 22 2475.9
SK 22 1265.0
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1979 Ladder
#TeamPWDLHomeAwayGF-BFForGA-BAAgn%Pts
1Carlton 22 19  310-0-19-0-2402.360 (53%) 2772285.276 (51%) 1986139.6 76
2North Melbourne 22 17  57-0-410-0-1368.366 (50%) 2574294.319 (48%) 2083123.6 68
3Collingwood 22 15  78-0-37-0-4363.323 (53%) 2501270.354 (43%) 1974126.7 60
4Fitzroy 22 15  77-0-48-0-3385.389 (50%) 2699313.320 (49%) 2198122.8 60
5Essendon 22 12 1 96-0-56-1-4320.316 (50%) 2236302.315 (49%) 2127105.1 50
6Geelong 22 12  108-0-34-0-7308.301 (51%) 2149311.274 (53%) 2140100.4 48
7Hawthorn 22 10  124-0-76-0-5330.352 (48%) 2332332.344 (49%) 233699.8 40
8Richmond 22 9  135-0-64-0-7351.345 (50%) 2451362.340 (52%) 251297.6 36
9Footscray 22 7 1 144-1-63-0-8289.281 (51%) 2015353.345 (51%) 246381.8 30
10South Melbourne 22 6  165-0-61-0-10355.294 (55%) 2424387.344 (53%) 266690.9 24
11Melbourne 22 6  165-0-61-0-10295.323 (48%) 2093398.371 (52%) 275975.9 24
12St Kilda 22 3  193-0-80-0-11260.297 (47%) 1857419.345 (55%) 285965.0 12
Totals Games: 132, Goals: 4026, Behinds: 3947, Accuracy: 50.50%, Total points: 28103, Average score: 106

Finals
Qualifying Final
North Melbourne  3.2   6.5  16.7 18.13 121Sat 08-Sep-1979 2:30 PM Att:84,660 Venue: M.C.G.
Collingwood  4.8  7.17  8.23  9.28 82North Melbourne won by 39 pts [Match stats]
Elimination Final
Fitzroy  9.4  11.9 14.17 17.22 124Sat 08-Sep-1979 2:30 PM Att:49,470 Venue: Waverley Park
Essendon  1.3   2.4   3.8  5.13 43Fitzroy won by 81 pts [Match stats]
Semi Final
Carlton  1.5  4.11 11.19 15.21 111Sat 15-Sep-1979 2:30 PM Att:69,142 Venue: Waverley Park
North Melbourne  1.2   3.3   5.7  11.7 73Carlton won by 38 pts [Match stats]
Semi Final
Collingwood  3.5   5.7 12.13 16.20 116Sat 15-Sep-1979 2:30 PM Att:87,139 Venue: M.C.G.
Fitzroy  3.4  5.13  6.17 12.22 94Collingwood won by 22 pts [Match stats]
Preliminary Final
Collingwood  3.1   8.3  14.7 18.14 122Sat 22-Sep-1979 2:30 PM Att:73,380 Venue: Waverley Park
North Melbourne  2.7  5.10 11.11 13.17 95Collingwood won by 27 pts [Match stats]
Grand Final
Carlton  0.4   5.7 10.12 11.16 82Sat 29-Sep-1979 2:50 PM Att:113,545 Venue: M.C.G.
Collingwood  2.2   5.6   7.9 11.11 77Carlton won by 5 pts [Match stats]


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