Richmond 17.19.121 def NSW 14.16.100 in the AFC Escort Cup match at the SCG
Michael Roach kicks 9 goals.
Best for Richmond were Keane, Roach, Malthouse, Wood, Rowlings.
Richmond wins their 12th, and so far most recent, premiership
Kevin Bartlett is awarded the Norm Smith Medal for his 7 goals 4.
Maurie Fleming, Richmond secretary of 14 years, and President from 1958 to 1964, and instrumental in many player movements to Richmond, dies.
Ernie Taylor , 1920 and 1921 Premiership player, dies.