Blog log from R5 of 2017: Port Adelaide vs Carlton

Boak roves a Pittard ball to the top of the square and gives outside to Polec for a miss off the left from 20m on a slight angle. (Q1 0:39)
Robbie Gray beats Cripps to a ground ball on the wing, his kick inside 50 bounces up for Dixon to grab and screw through a snap from 40m on the flank. (Q1 1:43)
Ebert misses a quick snap around the corner from near the hotspot. (Q1 2:48)
Broadbent has Polec on his own on the HFF, he takes a few steps to steady himself and launches a long goal from just outside 50m. (Q1 4:37)
After a long period of Blue frontal pressure, Robbie Gray releases Johnson to run down the fat side wing on a switch play and goal with ease from 25m. (Q1 8:55)
Robbie Gray marks a Dixon ball 40m out on a slight angle for his first goal. It’s already a bit of a procession. (Q1 12:04)
Charlie Curnow roves a pack at the hotspot, does a one-two with Macreadie and shoots off a step from CHF… off the hands of Broadbent for a point. (Q1 14:00)
After Polson mows down Powell-Pepper, Impey is pinged for encroachment after a mark to bring Murphy from centre wing to near the hotspot. MM misses, disappointingly. (Q1 17:19)
Westhoff misses a snap from the HFF. (Q1 23:12)
Wingard mops up a skidding inside 50 by Impey to the hotspot with far superior judgement than the chasing Petrevski-Seton, he has time to steady for his first goal. (Q1 25:44)
Casboult marks 55m out on the flank, wheels and shanks a complete sack of a kick, it wobbles and bounces 15m out, it’s not touched on the way through, a highly unlikely goal! (Q1 27:27)
Plowman misses on the run from 45m in front. (Q1 29:30)
Westhoff soccers the first goal of Q2 from the pocket within twenty seconds of the siren. (Q2 1:14)
Murphy runs around the boundary to 45m and goes to the square rather hopefully, Casboult makes the play look good by marking with four Power defenders within arm’s reach. He goals. (Q2 4:43)
Boak gives to Ebert who misses from 40m on a slight angle. (Q2 7:40)
Marchbank kicks OOTF 40m out, Polec takes the free and kicks the goal. (Q2 9:13)
Plowman touches a Sam Gray snap from 40m on the flank through for a behind. (Q2 16:06)
Wingard marks a Byrne-Jones ball on the boundary 35m out, looks inside but goes back for the set shot… miss. (Q2 16:29)
Petrevski-Seton gives outside a pack at a stoppage for Gibbs to snap around the corner from the hotspot, but he misses under not much pressure. (Q2 18:17)
Cripps also misses a snap from the hotspot. (Q2 19:21)
Williamson has a flying snap for another miss from 50m on a slight angle. (Q2 21:29)
Plowman hits Petrevski-Seton on a lead 45m out on the flank, a rare mark inside 50 for Carlton this evening. SPS hits the post. (Q2 22:29)
Casboult runs to 45m on a slight angle and misses. (Q2 25:29)
Dixon puts his knee in the back of Rowe to mark a Wingard ball to 30m out on the flank. He steers through his second goal. (Q2 27:14)
Wingard receives from Robbie Gray and hits the post from 50m on the flank. (Q3 0:31)
Young passes to Sam Gray 35m out in front to mark in front of Marchbank for the first goal of Q3. (Q3 1:08)
Young plays on to advantage and snaps truly from mid range after a free to Trengove. (Q3 3:16)
Robbie Gray marks a Wingard centre clearance kick in front of Docherty next to the hotspot. He misses. (Q3 4:14)
Wines to Robbie Gray, very easy snap goal loping away from a stoppage on the flank to 20m. (Q3 7:27)
Robbie Gray takes a pack grab 20m out in front as he stands under the big blokes falling over the top. But he misses another soda. (Q3 10:42)
Young marks near the hotspot and also misses. (Q3 11:29)
Robbie Gray misses another easy close-range shot. (Q3 12:47)
Robbie Gray roves a pack and snaps around the corner from 40m in front for another one, on target this time. (Q3 13:47)
Trengove roves a Wingard contest and tries a rolling ball from the pocket 30m out, it just misses. (Q3 16:56)
Marchbank prevents a goal by tackling Wingard and putting him off a snap from 15m. (Q3 17:21)
Wingard marks a long Polec ball 30m out on a slight angle, who also misses. (Q3 18:58)
Wines passes short to Trengove 40m out on the flank for his first goal. (Q3 23:54)
Robbie Gray marks over Simpson on the HFF, plays on and misses from 50m. (Q3 26:27)
Ebert passes to Trengove 35m out near the boundary. He gives to Polec who misses. (Q3 27:26)
Johnson roves a Murphy fumble in the pocket, spins out of a Charlie Curnow tackle and wows the crowd with a lovely snap from 20m for his second goal. (Q3 28:48)
Casboult marks at the hotspot and boots his third goal. (Q4 1:09)
Silvagni spins, baulks and gives to Polson who misses from the hotspot. (Q4 4:21)
Westhoff feeds Broadbent for a goal from a snap from 50m on a slight angle. (Q4 6:55)
Gibbs gives a Joe the Goose special to Silvagni to waltz into goal, to little reaction. (Q4 8:41)
Two Blues spoil each other trying to intercept on the HBF, Trengove waits down and screws through a very nice finish from 45m. (Q4 11:08)
Ed Curnow passes to Gibbs near the boundary 35m out, he looks inside but has to go back himself… and slots it. (Q4 13:40)
Polec passes to Young on the boundary 20m out for another one. (Q4 15:30)
Pittard drifts up from defence to mark a centring Trengove ball to the corridor 40m out. He misses. (Q4 17:25)
Simpson sets up Silvagni for a snap from 40m on a slight angle, but he misses badly, much to the delight of the nasty Port fans. (Q4 20:42)
Trengove is over the back for an easy mark and goal in the square after a big Impey run down the wing. (Q4 21:40)
Wingard turns the ball over in the centre to Silvagni, his ball up the guts goes to ground, eventually Casboult volleys home from 15m for his fourth. (Q4 25:10)
Young taps a crumb to a Dixon contest from near the behind line to the goal line for Robbie Gray to volley the easiest of goals. (Q4 27:17)
Sam Gray passes to Robbie Gray leading down the flank in front of Plowman to 30m. Robbie boots goal number five. (Q4 28:39)

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