Saturday 29 July - Hobart
Melbourne 4.4, 6.10, 15.17, 19.24.138
Tasmanian League 2.6, 5.11, 7.13, 8.17.65
Melbourne win by 73 points
Goalkickers: Mueller 9, Craddock 3, McKenzie 2, Carlon 2, Bickford 1, Thompson 1, Spencer 1
The locals gave a fighting exhibition in the first half, with their rucks almost matching Melbourne's before they wilted under pressure and were well beaten in the second half. Up to half time both teams had the same amount of shots on goal and it was just five points the margin.
B: Rule, McGrath, Paynter
HB: O'Toole, McGowan, Collins
C: Spittle, Bickford, Spencer
HF: McKenzie, McGivern, Beckwith
F: Craddock, Mueller, Lowry
Foll: Don Cordner, Thomson, Carlson
I: McKaige, Jeffers
The 1950 VFL Annual Report shows the opposition as "Combined Hobart Team".