Carlton v Richmond AFL tickets
Round 1, Thursday, 21st March 7:20pm, MCG
Watch the Blues and the Tigers battle it out from the comfort of the best seats in the house with our 2019 MCG Medallion Club tickets. We have premium football tickets to every round in the MCG Medallion Club.
You’ll be in the best seats in the house and enjoy access to the finest facilities for celebrations. Normally, you need an annual Medallion Club membership to enjoy seats like these. But, at The Golden Ticket, you can buy tickets for each game individually. Make sure you get in touch early and book your seats today!
Watch all the Carlton v Richmond match day action from our MCG Medallion Club seating
With tickets to the Medallion Club, you'll have access to the best views on ground, from your choice of:
These premium seats provide uninterrupted views on level 2, undercover from the elements and with easy access to the Legends Lounge Bar.
Medallion Club dining in the Tom Wills Room and the Legends Room include premium food and beverages in the best located dining rooms at the MCG.
A la carte 3-course meal
Continuous service of premium beverages from approximately two hours pre-game until 30 minutes post-match
Half Time Fare: Scones, Pies, Sausage Rolls & Pasties
Tea, coffee and chocolates
Post match refreshments
Copy of AFL Record for each guest
MC and Guest Speaker for selected matches
Carlton v Richmond Centre Wing Seats (Section N17-22)
|Seat & Dining Package||$350|
Carlton v Richmond Wing Seats (Section N26)
|Seat & Dining Package||$325|
History of the Carlton v Richmond rivalry
A rivalry based on suburban proximity and large supporter bases, the rivalry intensified as both clubs played in several grand finals between 1969 and 1982 including the 1972 Grand Final where Richmond equalled the highest score ever in a grand final, only to be bettered by Carlton in the same match. Fans of both sides often talk of Neil Balme’s punch on Geoff Southby; Laurie Fowler’s bruising bump on John Nicholls; and many other incidents.
Since 2008, the first game of each season played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground has been played between Carlton and Richmond on a Thursday night early in the season. A record crowd of 94,690 attended the 2013 Elimination Final between these two traditional rivals. It was the largest crowd for the 2013 season excluding the grand final, and the largest week one finals crowd since 1972. Since that famous Carlton win, Richmond have won every match between the two clubs.
In the opening match of 2018, the Tigers unfurled their 2017 Premiership flag in front of a huge 90,000 crowd.
The last 5 times they met
|Round 1, 2018||Richmond||121 vs 95||MCG|
|Round 14, 2017||Richmond||84 vs 58||MCG|
|Round 1, 2017||Richmond||132 vs 89||MCG|
|Round 1, 2016||Richmond||92 vs 83||MCG|
|Round 15, 2015||Richmond||71 vs 41||MCG|
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