Blog log from R11 of 2016: Fremantle vs Essendon

Ballantyne receives from Pavlich on the HFF and passes to Barlow to mark in front of Edwards near the boundary 25m out. He goals. (Q1 0:59)
Taberner leaps over Dea and marks at 30m on the flank with his man Ambrose trailing several steps behind. He goals. (Q1 3:44)
Bird passes to Cooney on the boundary 35m out in the vortex pocket. He misses. (Q1 5:25)
Mundy passes to Pavlich on the lead 45m out in the corridor. Pav goals. (Q1 7:00)
Edwards spoils a Tucker ball to Pavlich in the square but Sheridan hits the crumb at full speed and screws through a nice finish for a goal. Freo has the jump! (Q1 9:45)
Daniher slips to his knees 45m out in front, Griffin slings him around the neck to give away a free that had to be paid. Daniher makes no mistake. (Q1 11:57)
Goddard marks at half forward and passes to Fantasi leading to 35m on a slight angle. Orazio misses. (Q1 14:40)
Pavlich draws a very soft holding free on Gwilt 30m out on the flank, and steers through his second goal. (Q1 17:31)
Suban hits Walters on the lead in front of Cooney at 40m on the flank on the end of a fast break from a turnover in midfield. Son-Son misses. (Q1 19:46)
Fantasia misses a quick mid-range snap. (Q1 21:16)
Ballantyne roves a Taberner contest at half forward and keeps his feet while Don defenders lose theirs, he pops through an easy goal from 35m on a slight angle. (Q2 4:08)
Hams misses a handball target at defensive hotspot, the loose ball bounces for Hill who gives to Pavlich to do the rest off the right boot. (Q2 7:15)
Daniher marks a short pass just outside 50m on a slight angle, turns and shoots off the left in one motion… the pack can’t get back in time and it falls over the line for a goal. (Q2 9:33)
Suban gives outside a pack to Danyle Pearce for a snap off a step from 30m on the flank… wide. (Q2 11:17)
Tucker is tackled at the top of the square by Baguley, the ump picks out a free for him being legged. 50m penalty after the Dons stand around chipping the ump, easy goal. (Q2 12:46)
That free was extremely dubious. (Q2 12:46)
Edwards roves Leuenberger on the wing and bombs long to the hotspot where Langford marks in front of Sutcliffe. He misses. (Q2 14:31)
Goddard drives through a snap from the HFF for a rare Dons goal. (Q2 16:50)
Gwilt yells at the goal umpire that he touched a long Walters snap on the line, video review… ruled a goal. (Q2 19:31)
Suban goes short from the HFF to Mayne down the line 35m out. Mayne kicks truly. (Q2 23:36)
Dempsey burns the ball horribly from the HBF straight to Walters, who does a one-two with Mundy and snaps truly off the left from the hotspot. (Q2 25:32)
Mundy passes to Walters in front of Dempsey at 40m on the flank. Son=Son steers through his third goal. (Q3 1:12)
Goddard turns the ball over from the last line, eventually Mayne marks 40m out on the flank and misses. (Q3 4:18)
Danyle Pearce snaps truly from a pack 30m out on the flank, Dempsey flies on the line but after video review it’s confirmed he touched it over the line, it’s a goal. (Q3 5:33)
The Dockers run in a wave around the outer wing, Mundy and Suban involved, eventually Neale has his third touch in the chain and gives to Weller to snap a goal from the pocket. (Q3 8:19)
Brown baulks 45m out on a slight angle and snaps off a step… wide, with teammates gesticulating for a pass inside 50. (Q3 10:47)
Barlow gives to Mundy who snaps low and hard from 40m on a slight angle for another goal for Fremantle. (Q3 15:18)
Mayne marks a Blakley ball and goals on the line with Gwilt sprawling on the grass. (Q3 17:35)
Edwards volleys a ground ball from half forward straight to Fantasia 20m out, fortuitously, who turns and runs into the open goal. (Q3 20:05)
Goddard misses a set shot from 35m on the flank. (Q3 21:34)
McDonald-Tipungwuti tries to run through the Freo forward 50 but strikes trouble and his kick is smothered by Weller, Neale roves and goals from the hotspot. (Q3 23:34)
Daniher shaves the goalpost with a long set shot, and shakes his head as do most Don supporters. (Q3 27:38)
Griffen gets a free at point blank range and kicks another goal just before 3QT. (Q3 31:45)
Weller kicks to the pocket from the HFF, the bounce favours Mayne who turns Gwilt and runs into the open goal. (Q4 0:20)
Walters taps a ground ball to Pavlich who releases Ballantyne to run from the point of the centre square all the way into the open goal over the back. (Q4 7:20)
Taberner draws a holding free on Gwilt at 45m on a slight angle. His set shot is rushed on the line. (Q4 10:05)
Sheridan hits Mayne on the lead 40m out on the flank in the vortex pocket. Mayne misses. (Q4 15:21)
Cooney misses a set shot from just outside the hotspot. (Q4 20:40)
McDonald-Tipungwuti goes long from 55m on the flank, it clears everyone for his first senior goal! (Q4 22:57)
Hams intercepts at CHF for Essendon, gathers and runs on to goal from the hotspot. The home crowd whistles desultorily. (Q4 24:57)

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