Blog log from R10 of 2016: Essendon vs Richmond

Edwards clears from a stoppage in the middle and Griffiths marks strongly over Gwilt. He goes back and slots the first from 45 out on the flank! (Q1 1:35)
Edwards squeezes a tight kick from a stoppage in the pocket and it rolls through for a behind to the Bombers. (Q1 3:37)
Richmond goes coast to coast and the ball inside 50 goes over the pack. A lurking Lambert finds it and tries to dribble it from 25 but it hits the post. (Q1 8:42)
Deledio marks on the lead 40 out on the flank and slots the goal for the Tigers. (Q1 10:02)
Essendon take advantage from the centre bounce after Grigg is caught holding the ball. Brown marks it 40 out on a slight angle and goals. (Q1 12:32)
The free flowing game continues as Richmond march down the wing and find Vickery alone 40 out. From the flank he kicks the goal. (Q1 13:20)
Kelly tries to be too cute at half back and gets caught trying to play on. Cotchin puts a short one into Edwards. He goes back from 45 and puts it through. (Q1 18:48)
The Bombers turn it over coming off half back. Edwards finds it and hits up Martin in the pocket. From 25 out he misses. (Q1 19:18)
Essendon work it out of defense and find Crowley on the flank. He takes his time and goes to the hotspot. The ball comes off hands and Fantasia pounces to goal from 5 metres. (Q1 22:32)
Jamar gets down low to collect the footy and is caught high by Hampson. From 30 out directly in front he goals. (Q1 24:18)
Edwards finds Vickery in the middle with some good vision. He spots up Riewoldt on the lead in front of Ambrose. From 45 out on the flank he misses. (Q1 26:38)
A Morris spoil coming back with the flight gets the ball going Richmond’s way and they fly down the centre. Grigg is on the end of it and kicks a running goal from 45. (Q1 28:56)
Riewoldt wins a 50-50 at half forward against 2 Bombers. He gives off to Deledio who runs in unopposed to goal from 15. (Q1 30:03)
A poor kick out of defence from Bird is intercepted by Edwards and he finds Riewoldt 35 out directly in front. He misses poorly to the right. (Q2 0:54)
Daniher gets rid of Rance and gives to Langford 50 out. He goes over the top to Fantasia who has a shot from 40 out on the flank. He puts it across the face. (Q2 3:10)
Grigg spots up Riewoldt on a hard lead in front of Ambrose at half forward. From just outside 50 he fares much better this time and goals! (Q2 4:34)
A beauty of a kick by Martin off half back finds Morris on the wing. He approaches the 50 and hits Riewoldt in front of Ambrose. From 50 out on the flank he just misses. (Q2 9:12)
The Bombers work it through the middle and find Baguley on the 50. He sends it long and Crowley marks right on the line. He plays on and goals. (Q2 15:55)
Miles evades a couple of Bombers with some fancy footwork. He then sends a ball into the hotspot where Lloyd marks over Gwilt. From 25 out he finishes truly. (Q2 19:26)
The Bombers work it off half back and a long kick through the middle opens it up. Daniher takes a strong mark against Rance 50 out and plays on. From 45 he kicks the goal! (Q2 27:39)
Hampson is pinged for a throw deep in the Tigers’ 50. Fantasia being the recipient. From 30 out on the flank he goals to end the quarter on a high. (Q2 29:56)
Riewoldt marks on the arc. He takes his time but spots up Griffiths in front of Hartley. From 35 out he puts it out the to right. (Q3 3:50)
Lambert centres to Lloyd after a disputed ball in the pocket. He slots the goal from 20 out on a slight angle. (Q3 6:35)
Goddard is smothered by Batchelor on the wing and the ball is turned over. Cotchin then finds Vickery 45 out on a slight angle. He kicks truly. (Q3 9:10)
From a throw in in the pocket Cotchin roves the tap and kicks quickly in traffic. His kick from 25 sails through for a goal! (Q3 11:05)
Fantasia marks tight to the boundary 50 out. He burns off the man on the mark in Grimes and pops it over to Parish. He sneaks it through from 15 out. (Q3 15:00)
Deledio marks on the lead 50 out directly in front. He goes back and bangs it through for a goal. (Q3 17:21)
Essendon rebound from defense. Langford sends a long ball from the middle of the ground over the defence and right on the the chest of Brown. From 25 he goals. (Q3 24:21)
Martin marks on the wing and spots up Grigg 45 out on the flank. He goes back and slots it straight through the middle. (Q3 26:36)
Morris powers through the middle and sends a floater inside 50. It bounces to the favour of Rioli who taps it forward to Riewoldt. He goals with pressure from Ambrose. (Q3 29:27)
Bird roves the tap from a stoppage deep inside 50. He flicks it up to Parish who can steer one through from 10 out on a significant angle. (Q4 2:24)
The quick kick from the centre bounce goes to Fantasia who slips Morris very well at half forward and runs in to 35 out. His shot at goal is off line. (Q4 3:54)
Daniher takes a very strong grab in front of Rance 15 out. He goes back and puts it through. (Q4 5:28)
Merrett snaps a quick one from a stoppage 35 out from goal. It bounces through but only for a behind. (Q4 7:46)
Jamar beats Hampson to mark on the wing and Hampson is pinged 50 metres for going over the mark. Jamar gives off to Goddard whose long shot from 55 just misses! (Q4 9:29)
A Zaharakis turn over at half back gives Richmond a look and the ball is sent deep inside 50. Vickery collects the loose ball and puts it through for a goal whilst being slung. (Q4 16:16)
Parish goes back with the flight to mark 40 out on the flank. He goes back and puts it just across the face. (Q4 17:29)
Martin evades a diving Baguley and puts it on the chest of Griffiths who stood alone 40 out on the flank. His shot is a behind. (Q4 20:54)
C Ellis pops one up into the hot spot and Cotchin rises to take a clunking mark. He goes back from point blank and goals. (Q4 25:04)

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