Blog log from W1 of 2016: Brisbane vs Gold Coast

Taylor pops through the first goal under no pressure from 40m in front, after roving an errant rebound kick from fullback. (Q1 5:19)
McGrath is caught HTB on the HFF by Cameron, who kicks OOTF. (Q1 8:20)
MacPherson roves a Day contest at the top of the square but misses from 15m. (Q1 8:49)
After a series of stoppages in the Sun forward pocket, Lonergan has a snap from 20m but misses. (Q1 12:54)
Lynch marks a wobbly inside 50 by Rosa playing in front at 35m on a slight angle. He misses. (Q1 14:18)
Schache passes short to Hipwood at 50m on the flank, the ump pays 50m penalty for encroachment against Taylor to ensure the goal. (Q1 15:53)
Miller roves a Day drop in the pocket 25m out and gives back to Day, who snaps wide. (Q1 16:44)
Miller rides a tackle and gives to MacPherson for a goal from the top of the square. (Q1 18:18)
Davis drops a long ball to the hotspot but roves his own spillage and pops it through. (Q1 20:03)
Nicholls catches Mathieson high at a stoppage at 20m in the pocket, he goals and gives it a bit of arm waving to go on with. (Q1 24:18)
Russell gets a free on Robinson under a pack at 40m on the flank just before the QT siren. He misses. (Q1 25:35)
Smith marks a Kolodjashnij ball to the hotspot in front of a big pack, unopposed playing in front into the wind. He goals. (Q2 1:06)
Correction, that was Ah Chee not Smith. (Q2 1:25)
Walker marks on the boundary 25m out and misses. (Q2 2:55)
Lynch runs into the open goal on the end of a fast break, after taking two bounces. (Q2 12:42)
Keays marks 35m out on the flank but his set shot is skewed horribly by the wind, barely a behind. (Q2 15:09)
Schache marks 40m out on the flank and misses. (Q2 20:43)
Paparone is pinged for a hold on Cameron as they chase a high ball 25m out on the flank. Cameron misses. (Q3 1:11)
Shaw snaps to the right of the goalface from 35m on a slight angle but the vicious wind whips it all the way the other side for a behind on the left. (Q3 3:56)
After a long period of nothingness, Lynch marks a long ball at the hotspot and sums up the breeze with an ugly looking helicopter that goes straight through. (Q3 14:10)
Keays marks 35m out on the flank, tries to sit it up for the breeze to take it, it falls short, Hammelmann is favoured by the drop to rove and goal from the line. (Q3 16:26)
Wright uses his height to jump in between Lions and mark a long Nicholls ball down the flank to 20m. He goals with no problem. (Q3 21:01)
Miller marks unopposed on his chest from a Sexton clearance from the HFF to 40m on a slight angle. He converts with the class he has shown all game. (Q3 23:56)
Walker busts a pack to take a big grab 25m out on the flank, and navigates the wind to kick his first goal. (Q4 3:43)
Lynch marks at the hotspot after a rare quality move through midfield for the Suns. He goals. (Q4 6:18)
Paine is pinged for HTB under a Hall tackle 25m out on the flank. He goals. (Q4 15:34)
Day kicks into the man on the mark 45m out on a slight angle, but fights on and wins a HTB free. His set shot makes the distance the second time, but wide. (Q4 18:16)
May spoils Walker in the square for a rushed behind on a fast break to prevent a certain goal. (Q4 18:37)
Robinson gives to Hipwood outside a pack on the HFF, he has time and space to steady and shoot from 25m… way OOTF. Hmm. (Q4 19:04)
Clayton marks at the hotspot and gets a junk time goal. (Q4 19:59)
Currie marks just before the final siren and has a shot from 40m on a slight angle.. no score. (Full Time)

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