Blog log from R7 of 2015: Western Bulldogs vs Fremantle

Suban gets a lucky bounce on the wing chasing with Dickson, he passes to Pavlich at the hotspot for the first goal. (Q1 0:31)
Mayne marks a screwing Danyle Pearce ball to the square for the second goal. (Q1 4:31)
Taberner marks a very short Barlow kick to the hotspot with Roberts two steps away. He goals as well. This is way too easy so far, Dockers are getting many repeat inside 50s. (Q1 7:32)
Clarke marks in front of Cordy at 25m on a slight angle. That’s another one for Fremantle, the Dogs are looking like they did in the second half of 2014. (Q1 11:29)
On a rebound from halfback, Taberner marks in front of Murphy on the wing, wheels and hits Pavlich in front of Talia at 45m on a slight angle. Pav boots another one. (Q1 13:47)
Walters gives to Danyle Pearce in heavy traffic 35m out on a slight angle, the snap skews wide. (Q1 20:15)
Roughead intercepts a rebound kick 60m out and sails a high, hopeful ball to the top of the square… Boyd makes it look good with a strong mark playing in front. He goals. (Q1 22:54)
Fyfe beats Wood to mark on the wing and releases Ballantyne to run down the flank to 55m and try a bouncing snap… narrow. (Q1 25:24)
Fyfe gleefully intercepts an errant Wood kick from the HBF to 50m on a slight angle. He goals. The Dogs aren’t likely to come back in this one. (Q2 3:22)
Dickson marks a short Dahlhaus ball 45m out on a slight angle and sails through the second Bulldog goal. (Q2 9:28)
String gives to Dickson who has space and time to measure a snap from 40m on a slight angle… but pulls it left. (Q2 10:15)
The Dogs apply some frontal pressure of their own to lock the kick in as Wood outmarks Fyfe, he gives to Dale who goals from 45m on a slight angle! (Q2 10:58)
Maybe I spoke too soon, the crowd is up now and the Dogs are firing on all cylinders. (Q2 12:29)
Cordy passes to the lead of Crameri steaming up the guts to 45m in front of Clarke. He goals, just inside the left goalpost. (Q2 14:53)
Ballantyne marks behind Murphy at the hotspot and misses, disappointingly. (Q2 18:41)
A couple of desperate efforts by Wood prevent a couple of kicks to Pavlich inside 30m from resulting in goals. (Q2 21:44)
Fyfe sails majestically through the air and marks a long Walters ball over Johannisen at 40m on a slight angle. He goals. (Q2 22:43)
Crameri catches Spurr HTB behind the wing and starts a fast break, he follows up and gives to Dale who misses from 45m on the flank. (Q2 27:08)
The opening centre clearance of Q3 goes to Fyfe, Clarke gathers the bouncing ball on the HFF and gives to Pavlich who is wide from 35m. (Q3 0:26)
THe Dogs go coast to coast from the kick in, Boyd marks a Stevens ball at 40m wide on the flank and kicks truly. (Q3 1:25)
Ballantyne misses a long range snap. (Q3 3:42)
Again the Dogs go coast to coast after the behind, Dale picks up a loose ball on the flank and gives to Dickson who straightens towards the hotspot and snaps another goal! (Q3 4:21)
5.0 to 0.0 in the first 20 minutes. Since then, 2.8 to 6.3. (Q3 5:58)
Fyfe pilfers the ball from Honeychurch at CHF, and gives to Hill who passes to Sandilands near the hotspot. 211 hands off to Danyle Pearce who sails through the steadying goal. (Q3 8:58)
Sandilands down to Fyfe at the next centre bounce, Pavlich marks the clearance kick to 20m on a slight angle with one hand. He goals. (Q3 10:29)
Fyfe gives to Clancee Pearce who lets fly from 55m on a slight angle to an empty square… that’s another one! The Dogs are stopping in the second half again. (Q3 15:01)
Cordy crumbs his own contest near the hotspot, delivers a fend off to a would be tackler and gives to Crameri who snaps truly off the left boot! (Q3 18:23)
Dickson sails through a snap around the corner from 40m on the flank after receiving from Picken who had roved a long Johannisen kick to Boyd. (Q3 20:57)
After being reported a few minutes ago, Fyfe goals from the pocket after gathering a loose ball and being corralled. (Q3 25:43)
Wallis passes to Picken on the boundary 30m out. He has to go back for the set shot, and misses. (Q3 28:14)
Talia is rather unluckily pinged for deliberate OOB 25m out. Pavlich kicks OOTF. (Q4 0:34)
Dickson marks a Stevens ball in front of Johnson just inside the hotspot. He stabs anotehr goal. (Q4 2:36)
Dickson is one out with Sutcliffe sitting under a long ball 40m out in the corridor on a fast break, he uses his body perfectly to mark and run into the open goal! (Q4 4:25)
Barlow is pinged for holding Bontempelli at a stoppage at 20m on a slight angle. The Bont steers through a goal. A kick in it now! (Q4 7:20)
Mayne spoils a Goodes kick to Stevens on the wing and finds Walters on the counter at 40m on a slight angle. Son Son goals like a good small forward would. (Q4 9:22)
Pavlich marks an intelligent Walters ball to the hotspot, giving Roughead no chance to spoil. Pav does the rest. Again, Freo kicks clear. (Q4 11:15)
Boyd is spoiled by three Dockers at the hotspot but the ball flips over the back where Dickson hits the crumb at full pace and sprints into the open goal! (Q4 12:04)
Fyfe passes to Mayne at 40m on the flank. Mayne shanks it, Sandiland crumbs his own contest and gives to Hill who misses from 20m on the flank. (Q4 13:45)
Goodes kicks OOTF at a stoppage in the BP. Danyle Pearce takes the free from 30m… no score. (Q4 16:51)
Dickson again outpositions Johnson to mark a centring Stringer ball at 40m on a slight angle unopposed on his chest, with MJ under the drop. He goals, four for Q4! (Q4 18:36)
Dahlhaus intercepts a Johnson kick 40m out in the corridor after a stoppage in the pocket. This to level the scores… it’s good! (Q4 21:03)
Correction, the clanger kick was from Barlow. (Q4 22:01)
Roughead marks a Pavlich snap from the HFF in the square to relieve. (Q4 24:33)
A series of turnovers at halfback for both sides ends with Mundy finding Fyfe at 35m on a slight angle. Fyfe misses, but Freo leads by that point. 2:17 left. (Q4 26:33)
Fyfe marks the kick in over Hunter on the HFF. The long ball is roved by Freo, a chain of handballs then Johnson passes to Walters at 40m in the corridor. Walters goals, 1:11 left. (Q4 27:38)
Stringer clears from the next centre bounce but it’s over Dickson’s head and Johnson clears. (Q4 29:17)
Ballantyne roves a Talia drop on the HFF and gives to Pavlich who is tackled at 35m on the flank, gets his snap away… it’s good! Fremantle are home. (Q4 29:40)

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