1911 Championship of Australia

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1911 Championship of Australia
1911 West Adelaide Championship of Australia team.jpg
West Adelaide Essendon
8.9 (57) 7.12 (54)
1 2 3 4
WAD 1.1 (7) 3.5 (23) 6.5 (41) 8.9 (57)
ESS 2.3 (15) 3.6 (24) 5.10 (40) 7.12 (54)
Date 11 October 1911
Stadium Adelaide Oval
Attendance 6,000
← 1910 1913 →

The 1911 Championship of Australia was an Australian rules football match that took place on 11 October 1911.

The championship was contested by the premiers of the VFL, Essendon and the premiers of the SAFL, West Adelaide.

The match was played at Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, South Australia.

The match, played in front of 6,000, was won by West Adelaide by a margin of 3 points, giving West Adelaide its 2nd Championship of Australia Title.[1]

Match details[edit]

Championship of Australia
11 October 1911 West Adelaide def. Essendon Adelaide Oval (crowd: 6,000)
1.1 (7)
3.5 (23)
6.5 (41)
 8.9 (57)
Q1
Q2
Q3
 Final
2.3 (15)
3.6 (24)
5.10 (40)
 7.12 (54)
Umpires: Aldersey
A Conlin 3
W Mills 2
W Dowling, J Moy, W Slattery 1
Goals L Armstrong 3
B Armstrong 2
R Benstead, B Walker 1

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