Blog log from W2 of 2016: Richmond vs Hawthorn

Gibson rides a tackle on the wing and passes short to Hill at 45m on the flank. Hill misses. (Q1 5:16)
Riewoldt marks a Brandon Ellis ball on the lead in front of Brand on the HFF, plays on and centres to Menadue at the hotspot. Menadue goals. (Q1 7:46)
O’Rourke runs into an open goal after Cyril Rioli roves a loose ball on the HFF. (Q1 12:51)
Martin misses a ninepointer attempt from the HFF. (Q1 14:27)
Riewoldt takes a big grab 40m out on a slight angle, leaping on the big back of McEvoy. But it’s McEvoy who marks the set shot near the behind post, bit of a shank. (Q1 18:34)
Riewoldt flies again in front of three Hawks at the hotspot and pulls down another screamer, this time from a high Miles ball. Li’l Rooey makes no mistake with this one. (Q1 20:17)
Edwards marks a Townsend ball near the hotspot and kicks the first goal of Q2. (Q2 0:56)
Fitzpatrick marks a Howe ball on a hard lead in front of Rance on the boundary 30m out. He misses. (Q2 2:41)
Burgoyne intercepts Menadue on the HFF but blazes away OOTF. (Q2 7:41)
Riewoldt bounces through a supergoal from the HFF, after Lambert intercepts in midfield and sets him up on the counter. (Q2 12:52)
Menadue marks a long Riewoldt ball from the HFF over the smaller Puopolo at the hotspot. He goals. (Q2 15:22)
Edwards marks an errant snap from CHF by Houli on the behind line, and threads the needle with the set shot snap. (Q2 17:57)
Sicily breaks a tackle at CHF and gets a rare goal for the Hawks from 40m in front. (Q2 25:08)
Lovell roves a long McEvoy ball to a pack at the hotspot, baulks a man but hits the post. (Q3 4:23)
Moore gets a free for a hold by Duryea as he chases the crumb from a pack at the hotspot. He goals. (Q3 7:19)
Lennon squeezes a quick snap from a stoppage deep in the pocket, it bounces behind the pair in the square for a goal. (Q3 11:33)
The Tiger forwards chase hard as the Hawks try to run out of defence, Hartung fumbles a poor Howe handball, Martin centres to Lennon at the top of the square for a Hawkesque goal. (Q3 14:08)
Brandon Ellis kicks from a stoppage in the BP to the HFF but straight to Burgoyne, who misses from 45m. (Q3 18:08)
Cotchin speeds away from congestion on the wing and passes long and quickly to Riewoldt at CHF, who goes short down the line to Edwards at the hotspot. Titch misses into the wind. (Q3 22:18)
Chol has two Hawks right on his hammer as he speeds towards goal, he has a bounce but hits the post from 25m. (Q4 3:28)
Lambert snaps across the body from the HFF for a lovely goal from behind a big scrimmage. (Q4 4:38)
O’Brien marks on the lead 30m out near the boundary, and threads the needle into the wind. (Q4 6:35)
The small Tiger forwards again force a score through chasing the Hawk rebound from halfback, eventually Edwards snaps truly from the hotspot. (Q4 11:54)
Lennon runs into the open goal after running forward to receive from Townsend. (Q4 14:39)
Cotchin volleys home from the square after chasing a long ball over the top by Townsend. (Q4 16:44)
Correction, it was Lambert with the goal assist. (Q4 17:09)
Whitecross intercepts a kick in at the hotspot and misses. (Q4 17:56)
Edwards roves a long ball to the pocket and tries a low percentage snap across the body from the boundary 25m out… and threads it! (Q4 19:14)
Cotchin gets a free on Gibson at a stoppage 40m out on the flank. He goals. (Q4 21:05)
Rioli joins the party after a give by Townsend by snapping his first goal from close range, after yet another turnover forced by ravenous Tiger forward tackling. (Q4 23:40)
Brandon Ellis bumps Hartung after he kicks following a gallop down the wing, giving a downfield charity free and goal to Hardwick from the top of the square. (Q4 25:14)

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