Blog log from R8 of 2015: Western Sydney vs Adelaide

Scully goes long to the hot spot and McCarthy throws aside Cheney, through pure strength before turning and kicking truly from 25! (Q1 3:45)
Stewart marks out on the lead ahead of Laird. From 45, pressed up on the boundary, James misses to the far side. (Q1 4:34)
Ward moved it forward through sheer work rate and Kelly took full advantage, under pressure from 40 out, Josh slammed it home! (Q1 5:36)
Treloar to Shiel out of congestion, and Dylan just jogs through to 35 on the slight angle and hammers home the Giants third! (Q1 6:52)
Greene ran through the guts with ball in hand and eventually found Stewart on the short lead. Walker gives away a 50 metre penalty for off the ball contact on Bugg… (Q1 8:19)
From directly in front, James makes no mistake! (Q1 8:59)
Treloar burns through the centre corridor after receiving from Shiel out of the clearance. He runs to 55, but he just misses. (Q1 9:48)
Kelly has the flying shot at goal from 30 with the around the body snap, but he hooks it to the right hand side. (Q1 11:22)
Ward chips it in short to Greene who marks ahead of Brown. From 45 out on the slightest of angles, Toby trots in and makes it 34 the difference! (Q1 14:50)
Grigg hits in the bullet pass to the leading Walker, who marks just inside 50 on the slight angle. Off the right peg, Taylor sends it through! (Q1 16:38)
Davis gives away the free kick to Jenkins for illegal contact in the marking contest. From 25 on the slight angle, Josh nails his ninth major of the season! (Q1 21:21)
Lynch finds Betts out the back of his contest with Patfull. Tom’s pass was superb and Joel had no chance to even make that a contest. Eddie goals from 15! (Q1 23:52)
Lynch goes long to the Betts/Shaw contest and Eddie lets it run through, or so he thought as he allows the ball to hit the post instead of taking the simple mark. (Q1 25:23)
Greene takes the mark pressed up on the boundary and assess the options. He then centres to Bugg who ran unopposed, poor defence by the Crows there. From 50, Tomas goals! (Q1 27:53)
Dangerfield to Mackay to Ellis-Yolmen and back again. Mackay then finds Wright on the lead, but he misses the set shot from 35 on the sharp angle. (Q1 29:34)
Shaw spoils Betts but the pill bounces out to Jenkins who chips it out the back to his captain in Walker. Taylor runs onto it and slams it home from point blank! (Q2 8:08)
Walker forces the turn over with a strong tackle. In turn he bullets in the pass to Cameron. Charlie flicks it back to Taylor, who launches it through from 50! (Q2 12:23)
Greene to Griffen to McCarthy who marks on the sliding lead. Pressed up against the boundary, 30 metres out, Cameron lines up the set shot… He hits the post! (Q2 15:02)
McCarthy to Ward who marks out ahead of Kelly on the short lead. The ex-Dog lines up from the boundary, 35 out, and Callan nails the major! (Q2 17:05)
Shiel to Stewart and back to Smith, who lines up the open play shot from 35 on the flank, but he misses poorly to the near side. (Q2 19:15)
Jacobs turns it over with a horrible effort directly to Cameron. From 50 on the slight angle, Jeremy nails the major! (Q2 19:15)
Cameron hits up the hard running Stewart who ran back into space after everyone stood off Jeremy even though the call was touched. From 35 on the boundary, James misses. (Q2 22:19)
Betts receives from the handball, runs through the 50 metre arc and slams it home ahead of the Shaw pressure with an arcing kick! (Q3 4:59)
Shiel finds McCarthy out on the hard lead. Cameron lines up the set shot from right on the 50 metre arc, and he steers it home from the flank! (Q3 4:59)
Griffen goes long to the hot spot and McCarthy slaps it down to the front of the contest. Jeremy sat out the front, grabbed the bounding pill and slammed it home from point blank! (Q3 6:13)
Walker takes a strong leading mark in the centre of the ground and then drills in a pass to Lynch who takes a simple chest mark ahead of Haynes. From 50 on the slight, he nails it! (Q3 9:26)
Devon Smith receives out of the centre clearance and runs straight through to the 50 metre line and sets sail for home. Smith’s shot just misses to the right hand side. (Q3 11:27)
EDDIE BETTS! He receives out of congestion, runs through to 50 out on the boundary and he manages to work it home! Incredible stuff from the star forward! (Q3 13:06)
Griffen burns off the chasers with pure pace, before belting in a pass to McCarthy out on the lead ahead of Cheney, who takes the easy grab. From 50 on the slight, he nabs another! (Q3 14:54)
Wright punches in the ball short to Jenkins who takes the sliding mark. The ball movement through the middle was something to behold by the Crows… (Q3 18:27)
Josh makes the most of his midfields work, steering it home from 35, boundary side! (Q3 18:56)
Kelly goes long to the hot spot and Hoskin-Elliot takes a ripping mark opposed to two Crows in Cheney and Brown. Will flicked it off to Greene, who waltzes in and makes it count! (Q3 20:54)
Mackay gets caught in the tackle by Smith and Devon receives the free. From the pocket, the Giant has no issue, snapping truly! (Q3 28:21)
Hoskin-Elliott flicks it off to the hard running Shiel. Dylan burns off his opponent with trademark pace, but he misses the shot from 35 on the flank. (Q3 29:43)
McCarthy takes a strong mark after launching himself at the ball ahead of Cheney. From 50 on the slight angle, Cameron nails another from distance! (Q3 30:58)
Coniglio finds Buntine in acres of space, marking 45 out from goal on the flank. Matthew lines up for his first goal in AFL football, and he has the major! (Q3 35:44)
Out of the middle, Greene takes it and launches goalward from 55 out. The ball bounces past Cameron and Hoskin-Elliott, straight through for another Giants major! (Q3 37:30)
Wright, van Berlo and then off to Charlie Cameron who marks ahead of Davis on the lead. From 30 on the slight, he misses. (Q4 3:06)
Dangerfield takes the contested grab from the long kick out. The 50 metre penalty is paid after Smith ran through the mark. From 20 on the slight, Patrick nails the goal! (Q4 4:23)
Walker takes a simple mark out on the lead, taking the grab on his chest. From a step inside 50, boundary side, Taylor nails another! (Q4 10:36)
Greene finds Hoskin-Elliott as the Giants had a heap of numbers forward of the ball and unopposed. From 30 on the slight, Will misses the set shot. (Q4 13:39)
Ellis-Yolmen soccers it up the line to Lyons, who flicks it back to Cam. Cam runs through to the 50 metre line after a heavy chase, but he misses to the near side. (Q4 17:41)
Ward to Hoskin-Elliott who picks it up on the mid-spin. He works it wide to the unopposed Stewart, but James misses the open play shot from 30 on the slight. (Q4 19:38)
Betts roves it off the deck and centres to the unopposed Jacobs, who marks 35 out on the slight. From the set shot, Sam nabs it! (Q4 21:32)
Crouch pulls the snap around the body from 40, but he misses to the left hand side. (Q4 23:45)
Lyons whacks it on to the chest of Betts who marks ahead of Shaw. From 40 on the flank, he pulls it to the near side. (Q4 24:55)
Long bomb in and Jacobs takes the ripping grab in the 5 strong pack. From 40 on the flank, Sam misses to the near side. (Q4 26:37)

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