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Blog log from R19 of 2020: Brisbane vs Richmond

After a Lyons centre clearance kick, McCluggage marks a Hipwood pass 50m out on a slight angle, he gives off to Rich who loads up for bear and roosts the first goal of the evening! (Q1 0:51)
Gardiner turns the ball over on the outer wing under Rioli pressure, Dustin Martin passes to Riewoldt 40m out in front for the opener for Richmond. (Q1 5:11)
McInerney catches Bolton HTB after the next centre bounce, Bolton goes on with it to concede a 50m penalty, Oscar lines up from the hotspot and pops it through. (Q1 6:38)
Riewoldt roves a Robinson fumbles and wobbles a high snap off a step from 20m but it floats into the goalpost. (Q1 9:24)
Hipwood marks a McCarthy pass 45m out on the flank. These are the low-percentage shots that inaccurate Brisbane don’t want… hooks right. (Q1 13:27)
Zorko is pinged for a throw on the wing and the Tigers play on with the switch, Lambert sees Baker zoning up from defence to shoot on the run from 45m on a slight angle… goal. (Q1 15:17)
After Cameron catches Nankervis HTB in the centre, McStay rises in front of a big pack to mark a long Rich ball to 20m in the pocket. He goals. (Q1 16:52)
Dustin Martin gets the next centre clearance, Chol keeps it alive on the HFF, Cotchin receives from Graham and breaks a tackle for a snap from 45m… falls in! (Q1 19:37)
Edwards users excellent vision to kick across half forward to McIntosh 40m out on a slight angle, Berry lucky not to concede 50 for a late challenge. McIntosh goals anyway. (Q1 23:10)
Nankervis turns the ball over by hand at half back and there are Lions everywhere on the counter, Cameron runs to the hotspot and snaps his first goal. (Q2 0:37)
Dustin Martin passes short to Castagna 40m out on a slight angle, he kicks truly. Yips are gone for everyone tonight it seems! (Q2 2:43)
Hipwood gives to Rayner on the wing who has no one to kick to in an empty forward 50, he has a lash from 55m on a slight angle, ball bounces up in the square and through! (Q2 20:09)
Starcevich marks 50m out in the corridor, he tries a pass that doesn’t work. (Q2 22:39)
From the resultant throw-in from next to the behind post, Cameron roves and bananas a sensational finish, then gives it the bodybuilder flex! (Q2 23:12)
Pickett is caught HTB at defensive hotspot, 50m penalties against Bolton and then Pickett puts Neale 45m out in front, he looks uncertain but then roosts a massive goal! (Q2 26:24)
Neale to Zorko for the first centre clearance of Q3, Berry flies to mark 45m out in front but misses. (Q3 0:25)
Chol gives to McIntosh who slams a snap into the post from 20m on a slight angle. (Q3 2:56)
Rayner roves on the HFF and delivers a lovely bouncing give under a challenger to Cameron who burns into goal from 20m. (Q3 4:42)
Hipwood snaps OOTF from traffic at the hotspot after a calamitous turnover at half back by Short. (Q3 8:10)
McCarthy has a lash off a step from the boundary 20m out but just misses, then apologises to teammates inside waiting for a give. (Q3 10:24)
The Tigers surge from a stoppage on the wing, not pretty but on the end of the last Castagna give is Rioli who has the class to curl in the goal from the hotspot under pressure. (Q3 12:10)
Slow play by Brisbane after a Robinson intercept in defence, eventually Ah Chee sends a speculator to the pocket, Stefan Martin provides the crumb for Bailey to rove and goal! (Q3 15:40)
Zorko wins a hard footy at half forward and reefs out a give to McCluggage who has Berry on his own at the hotspot. Pressure on Berry… he fluffs it. (Q3 22:06)
McCluggage roves a McInerney contest 20m out on a slight angle, turns and grubbers wide. (Q3 23:55)
Hipwood gives to Coleman who shapes to shoot from 35m but Astbury dives to catch him HTB just on the 3QT siren to prevent what looked a good opportunity. (3 Qtr Time)
Neale intercepts a dump kick by Astbury to 50m on the flank, he passes to Lyons 40m out nearer the boundary who misses. (Q4 1:34)
Bolton bounces his way to the HFF and gives to a flat-footed Riewoldt who snaps off a step from 35m but it’s narrow. (Q4 4:58)
McInerney draws two for a contest in the pocket to a McCluggage speculator, McCarthy stays down to rove and tries his luck from 35m on the boundary… just misses. (Q4 7:04)
Richmond rebounds up the guts, McIntosh runs to CHF and chooses a chip to Rioli to mark over Cameron in the pocket 15m out, who goals. (Q4 7:43)
Bolton clears from a scrimmage in the centre to Dustin Martin contesting with Andrews on the HFF, both go to ground but Dusty recovers first to gather and… snap OOTF. (Q4 10:44)
Long ball to the Richmond FP, Bolton beats Rich to the fall then delivers a lovely left foot step for a snap from the boundary 25m out… rolls end over end for a… what? (Q4 14:55)
After review, the best goal of the year is reversed as the ball snicked the padding of the post on the way through! Huge moment! (Q4 15:25)
Prestia catches Hipwood baulking near the hotspot to prevent a Brisbane score. (Q4 17:27)
Clock under 5:00 and it’s all ahead of Richmond, their goals are not coming easily and they need three more. (Q4 18:00)
Riewoldt gets a one-out contest with Lester and marks 20m out on a slight angle, he pops through the goal. Two kicks in it, 4:08 to play. (Q4 18:50)
Zorko receives from McInerney and gets the inside 50 kick after the next centre bounce and it’s Hipwood who marks in front of Astbury 45m out on a slight angle. He just misses. (Q4 20:40)
Balta kicks up the guts, Lyons puts it back in and Astbury is pinged for a block on Stefan Martin 40m out… who plays on for some reason and no score results. (Q4 21:40)
Houli turns the ball over at half back, Robinson grubs the repeat inside 50, it’s McCluggage who gets the chance, he’s missed do many but this one sails through! But a review… (Q4 22:35)
The McCluggage kick from the hotspot was called a goal by the goal umpire and is not overturned on review, that’s the ball game! (Q4 23:15)

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