Blog log from W2 of 2016: Western Sydney vs Western Bulldogs

Hoskin-Elliott turns the ball over on the HBF to Suckling, who has Roughead for an uncontested mark at 40m on the flank. Roughead shanks it, no score. (Q1 0:00)
A chaos ball to the Dog goalsquare lands in the arms of Stringer who misses from a big pack. (Q1 3:52)
Whitfield drops a mark at half forward but butters up under Bontempelli pressure, he passes to Lobb who marks 20m out on a slight angle and boots the first goal. (Q1 5:24)
Wallis roves a stoppage at the hotspot but misses. (Q1 7:12)
After a GWS rebound started from CHB, Tomlinson marks just right of the hotspot and pops through the second Giant goal. (Q1 8:24)
Campbell fumbles a long Dahlhaus ball to the square over the behind line. (Q1 9:40)
Stringer rolls through a behind from a snap at full speed running down the wing, from 65m. (Q1 10:11)
Roughead marks a long and wayward Stringer ball near the behind post. He misses. (Q1 11:14)
Stringer gives to Dahlhaus on a fast break up the guts, but again he misses from 40m in front. (Q1 13:55)
Macrae marks on the wing and gets a soft 50m penalty for encroachment to bring him 20m out on a slight angle. He goals. (Q1 14:41)
Macrae misses a snap from a stoppage deep in the pocket. (Q1 16:43)
Stevens hits Stringer on a lead up the middle in front of Marchbank at the hotspot. Stringer kicks truly, Dogs kick away. (Q1 18:26)
Stringer misses off the ground under Kennedy pressure after the Giants stuffed up a rebound. (Q2 1:35)
Coniglio plays on after marking a very short centring kick by Patton to the corridor 20m out and pops through an opportunist goal. (Q2 2:48)
Johannisen passes to Stringer just inside 50m near the boundary, he wheels around onto his right boot and sails through a quality set shot for a goal. (Q2 6:14)
Patton turns the ball over on the HBF, McLean has Dickson inboard for an easy mark at 35m on a slight angle. Dickson misses. (Q2 8:54)
Daniel gets a 50m penalty on the wing to bring him 40m out on a slight angle, and goals. (Q2 11:19)
Lobb marks near the boundary 35m out and misses. (Q2 15:45)
Pickett misses a mid range snap after the Giants lock in the kick in. (Q2 16:34)
Hrovat has Stringer over the back on the HFF on a fast break from halfback, Marchbank chases in vain as Stringer rolls through a goal from 25m. (Q2 17:50)
Morris turns the ball over from halfback, the ball goes back over his head, Palmer centres from the pocket to Pickett near the hotspot. Pickett misses again. (Q2 21:20)
Bontempelli baulks clear at half forward and delivers a lovely pass over the hotspot to Wallis in the opposite pocket 20m out. Wallis goals. (Q3 1:59)
Reid gets a free for putting his head over the footy on the HFF, and goes short to Coniglio at 40m on a slight angle. Coniglio makes no mistake. (Q3 6:43)
Stringer baulks Palmer on the boundary 55m out and misses. (Q3 9:15)
Stevens passes laterally to Campbell at 40m on a slight angle as the Dogs work around heavy traffic inside 50. Campbell goals. (Q3 10:26)
Lobb goals from the square after receiving a Joe the Goose special from Tomlinson, who had marked 25m out on the flank. (Q3 14:44)
Hopper passes long over the hotspot to Reid leading on the opposite side. Reid shoots from 40m on a slight angle, but misses. (Q3 20:06)
Whitfield falls on Picken after a marking contest in the pocket 20m out to concede a free. Picken makes him pay with the goal. (Q3 21:30)
Corr gives away an obvious free for an arm chop on Stevens 30m out on a slight angle. Stevens, who has had an excellent game, caps it off with a goal. (Q4 1:52)
Campbell sails through a supergoal after an even more obvious push by Corr as he leads out 55m out on the flank. (Q4 3:52)
Hoskin-Elliott goals from the square after hard running to mop up a smothered attempt by Lobb from 15m. (Q4 5:37)
Stewart marks 25m out on the flank and misses. (Q4 6:52)
Bontempelli stands up in a Coniglio tackle on the wing to release Daniel who bombs long, Roughead drops it but butters up and goals from 20m under pressure. (Q4 9:07)
Hrovat snaps truly from the HFF after the Dgs clear from the bounce through Bontempelli. (Q4 10:22)
Hopper is front and centre for a contest on the HFF 40m out, thinks about the give but goes himself and bounces through a goal. (Q4 13:22)
Campbell misses a snap from just outside CHF. (Q4 14:09)
Stewart gets spoiled in the square by Biggs buts fights on at ground level, and gives to Hoskin-Elliott for the junk time goal. (Q4 14:52)
Reid misses from a stoppage hard in the pocket. (Q4 16:22)
Coniglio keeps his feet in a contest running back to the square, and just managed to get boot to ball before it goes over the goal line. (Q4 17:38)
Campbell marks on the lead despite heavy attention by Marchbank 40m out on a slight angle. He goals again, his second. (Q4 20:08)
Stewart bounces through a goal from a snap in heavy traffic 35m out on a slight angle, busting through a pack with strength. (Q4 21:23)
Kennedy plays on after marking in the centre and kicks to the advantage of Lobb 40m out in front. Lobb misses. (Q4 24:38)
The Dogs to coast to coast from the long kick in, Hrovat gives to Suckling to run into the open goal. (Q4 25:38)
Stewart gets the junkiest of goals in the last minute after marking 40m out on the flank. (Q4 28:38)

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