Blog log from W3 of 2015: Richmond vs Port Adelaide
- Updated: March 14, 2015
Lambert gets a handball to kick the first goal for Richmond from mid range.
Deledio bounces through a behind from around CHF.
Riewoldt passes to Edwards at 40m on a slight angle, who misses badly.
Lennon marks and goals from 50m on a slight angle, the Tigers have started this game a heck of a lot better than they began the final last year.
Edwards has another set shot after marking a Hunt pass and this time kicks truly from 35m on a slight angle.
Riewoldt passes to Gordon 20m out on a slight angle, two Port defenders fly but Gordon gets a free for an arm slap. He goals.
Lennon kicks high to the corridor 20m out, Riewoldt runs back with Hombsch and is paid a free for a hold. Li’l Rooey goals. (Q1 13:25)
Vickery marks in front of Paul Stewart at 20m on the flank, running back with the flight. He goals as well, Richmond streeting away. (Q1 15:26)
Richmond had the advantage of a breeze but it wasn’t worth six goals. They are all over the undermanned Power. (Qtr Time)
Batchelor finds McIntosh on his own at 40m on the flank, he turns and settles on a running snap but the wind pushes it wide. (Q2 4:19)
Edwards also misses with a long range snap. (Q2 4:19)
Deledio passes short from the HFF to Ellis at 40m on a slight angle. Ellis goals with a quality set shot into the wind. (Q2 5:58)
Lennon marks just outside 50m on a slight angle, wheels onto his right boot and sails a supergoal just over the line into the wind! (Q2 12:03)
Morris marks at 40m on the flank and misses. (Q2 14:15)
Young belatedly boots the first goal for Port Adelaide after marking on the HFF and trotting in an acre of space to 35m. (Q2 18:20)
Hunt is the next Tiger to get his name on the scoreboard with a goal after a stoppage on the HFF, with a goal assist give by Gordon. (Q2 22:51)
Lloyd roves a Vickery contest at 25m on the flank and delivers a quality snap at full pace across the body for a goal. (Q3 6:22)
Ellis intercepts a kick in 30m out on a slight angle but misses. (Q3 8:27)
Clurey gets a handball and snaps on the run from 25m on the flank for a nice goal. (Q3 10:24)
Wagner marks at 30m on the flank but misses the lot into the wind. (Q3 15:48)
Lennon marks on the HFF then gets the benefit of a 50m penalty against Polec for encroachment to put him at the top of the square for an easy goal. (Q3 16:03)
Lloyd marks at the hotspot and pops through another goal with a minute to go before 3QT. (Q3 22:11)
Gray hits the post with a set shot from the HFF. (Q3 24:54)
Broadbent sails through a nice set shot for a goal from the HFF after intercepting a Vlaustin rebound kick 40m out. (Q4 1:50)
McBean gives to Batchelor who snaps off balance at the hotspot but it wobbles through for a goal. (Q4 3:07)
Edwards marks a long McIntosh ball to the top of the square for the next Tiger goal. (Q4 5:21)
Lloyd runs into an open goal after running onto a long ball by Petterd over the back of the Port zone. (Q4 10:51)
Redden goals from a set shot from 35m on a slight angle. Deep in junk time now. (Q4 11:51)
Young is the next Power player to get some junk with a mid range snap. (Q4 14:21)
Petterd goes short to Martin at just inside 50m on a slight angle. Dusty misses. (Q4 20:37)
Neade hits the post with a close range snap. (Q4 22:46)
Mitchell goes short to Polec at 40m on a slight angle, Polec having passed it to him in the first place. Polec misses. (Q4 24:52)