1964 Night Series Cup

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1964 Night Series Cup
VFL Night Series Cup
Season 1964
Teams 8
Winners Footscray (2nd title)
Runner up St Kilda
Matches played 7
Attendance 128,360 (average 18,337 per match)

The 1964 VFL Night Premiership Cup was the Victorian Football League end of season cup competition played in August and September of the 1964 VFL Premiership Season. Run as a knock-out tournament, it was contested by the eight VFL teams that failed to make the 1964 VFL finals series. It was the ninth VFL Night Series competition. Games were played at the Lake Oval, Albert Park, then the home ground of South Melbourne, as it was the only ground equipped to host night games. Footscray won its second consecutive night series cup defeating St Kilda in the final by 5 points.

Games[edit]

Round 1[edit]

Winning team Winning team score Losing team Losing team score Ground Crowd Date
St Kilda 12.12 (84) Richmond 9.7 (61) Lake Oval 12,000 Thursday, 27 August
Carlton 17.10 (112) Fitzroy 11.6 (72) Lake Oval 10,840 Tuesday, 1 September
Footscray 15.15 (105) South Melbourne 11.6 (72) Lake Oval 18,150 Thursday, 3 September
Hawthorn 10.13 (73) North Melbourne 7.13 (55) Lake Oval 15,250 Tuesday, 8 September

Semi Finals[edit]

Winning team Winning team score Losing team Losing team score Ground Crowd Date
St Kilda 6.10 (46) Carlton 5.15 (45) Lake Oval 17,100 Thursday, 10 September
Footscray 8.12 (60) Hawthorn 4.10 (34) Lake Oval 18,720 Tuesday, 15 September

Final[edit]

Winning team Winning team score Losing team Losing team score Ground Crowd Date
Footscray 11.12 (78) St Kilda 11.7 (73) Lake Oval 36,300 Monday, 21 September

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