Melbourne’s premiership hopes hit new heights after putting Hawthorn to the sword

Melbourne’s premiership hopes hit new heights after putting Hawthorn to the sword

Melbourne’s push for a drought-breaking premiership gathered further momentum with a 33-point semi-final win over Hawthorn at the MCG on Friday evening. The Demons have not won a premiership since 1964 but are now just two triumphs away from achieving the ultimate glory after a 16.8 (104) to 10.11 (71) win in front of 90,152 fans. A six-goal-to-three third term proved pivotal for the Demons, with the match swinging in one crucial minute as Melbourne made Hawthorn’s Jack Gunston pay for a simple miss. Gunston,...

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