Blog log from R1 of 2015: Adelaide vs North Melbourne

Van berlo finds Sloane in free space after some brilliant distribution by Nathan. From 45 on the flank, Rory slots the major! (Q1 1:00)
Bastinac feeds it out wide to Harvey who quickly kicks for goal from 40, boundary side. He misses to the near side. (Q1 5:29)
Wright goes long to the Walker/Tippett contest and Taylor takes the strong one on one mark. From 35 on the 90 degree angle, he has the Crows second! (Q1 7:32)
Jenkins to Cameron who immediately kicks for goal but he misses to the left hand side from 35 on the pressured snap. (Q1 9:31)
Waite to Harvey to Higgins al by foot. Shaun takes the uncontested possession, runs to 30 and slams through the Roos first from the tight angle! (Q1 10:31)
Ellis-Yolmen drills the ball into the leading Walker. From 55 on the slight angle, Taylor pulls it wide for a minor score. (Q1 11:31)
Higgins has another! North spread the ball forward and Shaun is first to the tumbling punt, before slotting the snap from the forward pocket! (Q1 13:31)
Sloane to Walker out the back to Douglas. Douglas turns and finds Jenkins ahead of FIrrito. From 35 on the flank, Josh slams it home! (Q1 19:32)
Walker receives the free kick for holding against Wright in the one on one contest. From 35 out on the slight angle, Taylor hits the post. (Q1 21:32)
Brodie Smith unleashes a lethal right foot kick from the 50 sign after the North kick-in. Brodie’s effort splits the middle and the Crows advantage is extended. (Q1 22:28)
Betts roves at the feet of Dangerfield after he took Wright and Firrito with him. Eddie turned around and kicked the major from the top of the square! (Q1 27:27)
Lynch takes the strong mark ahead of Macmillan after a long bomb in. From 25 on the flank, the siren sounds as Tom’s effort sails through! (Q1 29:01)
Walker kicks the first major of the second term from 55 on the slight angle. He marked on the lead ahead of Tippett, and the rest is history! (Q2 1:37)
Sloane to betts who goes long to Walker who marks with ease in the one on one against Thompson. From 35 on the slight, he misses to the left hand side. (Q2 2:53)
It’ll be game, set, match very soon if this continues. Dangerfield dances left and right, breaks the Thompson tackle and finds Betts out the back. He goals! (Q2 5:23)
Jacobs takes the mark in the one on one opposed to Goldstein and then launches forward to Dangerfield who takes a strong mark from 30 on the slight. Patrick goals! (Q2 7:23)
Betts takes it out of the middle and just chips it up to the free Walker who takes the simple uncontested mark from 35 on the slight. He misses again! (Q2 9:02)
Ellis-Dolmen finds Walker on the lead ahead of Tippett. He quickly turns and finds a short pass to Lynch ahead of Firrito. (Q2 23:21)
He then darts a pass back into Walker when he was lining up for goal. From 35 out directly in front, Taylor kicks truly! (Q2 24:15)
Cameron gets it outside and has Betts to his left but takes it on from 50 himself. He pulls it to the near side from the flank. (Q2 25:28)
Jenkins roves the high flying Walker and handballs over to Betts who turns around and whacks it through the middle from the top of the square. This game is OVER! (Q2 26:15)
Sloane hammers through another for the Crows! He takes it out of the centre after receiving from Dangerfield. He runs 40 metres and goals from 50 on the flank! (Q2 27:10)
Bastinac goals from 50 after receiving from Gibson. Ryan kicked unopposed and even with Harvey attempting to take it from him, it clears the line just before Brent can mark. (Q2 29:50)
Cunnington feeds it out of the pack to Higgins who launches and nails his third major off a step from just inside the 50 metre arc! (Q3 1:30)
Thomas grabs the ball out of the stoppage and drops his hips, creating a free for himself against Dangerfield for the high tackle. From 25 on the slight, Lindsay goals! (Q3 6:31)
Petrie makes it four in a row for North Melbourne. From the centre bounce they work it forward and Hartigan smothers Waite’s attempted handball into the path of Drew goals! (Q3 8:31)
Thomas takes a brilliant chest mark up against the boundary with Mackay on his tail. From 45 pressed up on the boundary, he splits the middle! (Q3 11:01)
Gibson makes it a 5 goal game. He stayed wide of the marking contest and received it unopposed, turning and snapping truly from 30 on the flank! (Q3 14:17)
Ellis-Dolmen finds Walker on the lead out of the centre bounce stoppage. Taylor trots in and has his fourth major of the contest! (Q3 15:02)
Sloane goes to the one on one between Walker and Firrito and takes an incredible one handed juggling mark. From 35 on the flank, he hooks it to the near side. (Q3 17:47)
Betts creates space for Sloane and then feeds the pill to him. He chips it in short to Jenkins who goes short to Laird. From 30 on the flank, he nails the goal! (Q3 20:45)
Cunnington to Atley who hits a well weighted pass out the back to Higgins who marks ahead of Cheney. From 30 on the slight, Shaun goals! (Q3 26:13)
Lynch to Cameron to Betts to Jenkins all by foot, which ends with Josh lining up after marking ahead of Atley. From 25 on the slight, he goals! (Q3 29:28)
PATRICK DANGERFIELD! He cleared it straight out of the centre bounce and then works up the field to gain possession again and slot the goal 40 out on the boundary! (Q4 0:54)
Walker has FIVE! He throws away Thompson whilst tackled and whacks it on the boot from the top of the pocket! (Q4 2:19)
Cameron runs in after taking the strong leading mark and he heads for Betts but he over kicks it. The ball bounces through for a minor score. (Q4 10:57)
Gibson reads it off hands, grabs the pill and bananas it to the near side from 40 on the flank. (Q4 11:33)
Smith goes long to an unopposed Walker just 15 metres out from goal. Hopeless defending, as Walker turns around and slams home his sixth! (Q4 18:26)
Ziebell works forward of the ball and finds it 50 out from goal on the flank. He sets for home, and misses to the near side. (Q4 20:27)
Petrie misses to the near side after missing from 50 on the slight angle after marking on the lead. (Q4 20:49)
Petrie snaps from 30 out directly in front and misses to the left hand side under pressure. (Q4 22:05)
Smith runs straight through the middle and bounces it by foot to Walker who turns around and feeds it off to Cameron who runs to the top of the square and goals! Coast to coast! (Q4 22:46)
Sloane to Betts to Walker who hits Jenkins directly in front with ease ahead of the sprawling McDonald. Josh goes back and slots the simple major! (Q4 26:41)
Cameron finds Betts on the lead ahead of Jacobs, although the pressure was non-existent. Eddie goes back from 45 out directly in front and makes it 4 straight! (Q4 28:27)
Jenkins takes the leading mark and lines up after the final siren from outside 60. He sneaks it in for a minor score as the Crows fans sing their song! (Q4 29:42)

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