Blog log from R14 of 2016: Richmond vs Brisbane

Riewoldt marks on the HFF and goes short to Deledio 35m out near the boundary. Lids plays on and tries a screwing ball… but it drops in the square and is marked by Brisbane. (Q1 2:04)
Bastinac has a moment to assess options outside CHF, and chooses Green to mark in front of Vlaustin 40m out on a slight angle. Green’s ball is marked on the behind line by Schache! (Q1 7:04)
Schache goals. (Q1 7:04)
Schache passes from half forward over Hunt to Taylor near the hotspot for a mark on the chest. Taylor kicks his first. Brisbane has the jump! (Q1 10:17)
Rockliff catches Miles high in a tackle under a pack 40m out on a slight angle. Miles steers through a nice set shot for Richmond’s opening goal. (Q1 12:49)
Menadue intercepts Lester at halfback on a fast break and starts a Tiger fast break, ending with Edwards marking 15m out on the flank and kicking the turnover goal. (Q1 15:45)
Menadue snaps truly from the pocket 20m out after Grigg chases the crumb from a big pack at the hotspot ahead of Andrews for the give and goal assist. (Q1 19:50)
Grigg runs from the next centre bounce and hits Riewoldt on the lead 35m out on a slight angle. Li’l Rooey hits the post. (Q1 20:32)
Ellis marks 40m out on a slight angle after a terrible kick clanger by Andrews at halfback straight to Miles. He goals as well. (Q1 22:20)
Deledio marks a Lambert centre clearance 40m out on a slight angle and… yep, he kicks a goal as well. Richmond now firmly in control. (Q1 23:50)
Riewoldt dives in front of Merrett on a lead down the flank and marks 35m out. He misses. (Q1 25:05)
Hipwood roves a Walker contest at the hotspot and falls down as he’s tackled by Hunt, drawing a high contact free. He goals. (Q2 0:32)
Riewoldt gets a lovely leg break bounce for a ground ball near the behind line to beat Bewick, he gives a Joe the Goose special for Lloyd. (Q2 3:17)
Ellis bounces through a behind off a step from 50m on a slight angle after a give from Menadue. (Q2 6:33)
Vickery beats Andrews with a baulk on the boundary in the pocket and centres… Menadue gets a free for a hold by Rich near the behind line and goals. (Q2 8:01)
Menadue pumps the ball back to the hotspot, four man pack, the crumb falls over the back for Riewoldt to turn, chase and volley home from 15m! (Q2 9:19)
Green wins a HTB free on Lambert at the hotspot and goals. (Q2 11:06)
Vickery gathers a bouncing Lloyd ball on the HFF and has time to hit up Ellis running hard to 35m on a slight angle. Brandon misses. (Q2 13:18)
Riewoldt marks a Miles ball over Keays at 40m on the flank, and misses again. (Q2 15:18)
Menadue passes over McStay to Vickery at 40m on a slight angle. Ty doesn’t score, Bewick marks on the behind line. (Q2 18:04)
Bewick comes across but can’t stop Lloyd marking a Miles ball to 35m near the boundary. Lloyd’s set shot is off hands for a behind. (Q2 19:49)
Vickery roves a smothered ball near the behind post and decides to go himself from 15m… he looks the most surprised of anyone that it wobbles through! (Q2 23:41)
Riewoldt wrestles with Andrews and clunks a long Vickery ball from the HFF to the square for the first goal of Q3. Already junk time, pretty much. (Q3 0:27)
Hanley turns the ball over by hand on the wing after the next centre bounce, Deledio chips to Edwards at 35m on the flank. Titch kicks truly. (Q3 2:02)
Hanley gives away a free for hands in the back on Vlaustin and 50m for abuse to take him from the centre to the hotspot. Vlaustin makes him pay with the goal. (Q3 4:29)
Walker roves the Grimes spoil to a Hanley contest for a long Green ball at the hotspot, and snaps a nice goal across his body. (Q3 7:57)
The Lions get a rare centre clearance through Rich and handball through CHF, ending with Hipwood snapping his second goal from the hotspot. (Q3 9:28)
Vlaustin passes to Riewoldt leading out near CHF, he goes short to Cotchin at 40m in front. The Richmond captain hits the post. (Q3 11:44)
Riewoldt busts a big pack Michael Roach style and clunks a long Rance ball to the hotspot for his third major. (Q3 12:47)
Vickery passes from CHF to Cotchin at 30m on the flank, who goals. (Q3 14:58)
Hipwood marks 50m out on the flank and just misses. (Q3 20:13)
Lester tackles Riewoldt in the square to prevent a Joe the Goose goal. (Q3 21:43)
The Lions go coast to coast from that Lester HTB free… Schache marks on the HFF, wheels and finds Rich in traffic 40m out on a slight angle. Rich misses. (Q3 22:28)
Deledio marks next to the behind post and crashes into it afterwards, in a contest with Merrett. Lids gets up and misses. (Q3 23:58)
Walker marks a Green pass 40m out on a slight angle and misses. (Q4 0:44)
Vickery gives to Conca who dribbles a rather easy snap from the hotspot the wrong side of the right goalpost. (Q4 1:34)
Dustin Martin marks in front of Merrett at 35m on a slight angle after Brisbane can’t rebound past the centre. Dusty hits the post. (Q4 2:35)
Menadue gives to Dustin Martin who just misses a low percentage snap from the pocket. The Tigers are showboating a bit. (Q4 6:35)
Cotchin turns the ball over at halfback, Keays gives to Taylor who snaps truly from 50m on a slight angle. (Q4 8:26)
Hipwood leads up from the square and marks a centring ball by Bewick to the hotspot. He kicks goal number three. (Q4 12:30)
Bewick leaps in a pack and takes a pretty juggling mark to a long Keays ball to the flank 30m out. But he misses. (Q4 14:26)
Stefan Martin misses a running snap from 55m on a slight angle. (Q4 15:50)
Lloyd wows the remaining crowd by gathering a Dustin Martin ball on the flank 35m out and snapping a nice bouncing goal. (Q4 16:50)
Jansen marks a long Mathieson ball in a pack 20m out on a slight angle for a garbage time goal. (Q4 19:01)
Dustin Martin does a one-two with Cotchin on the wing after Hammelmann coughs the ball up, and hits Riewoldt on the lead at 40m on the flank. Riewoldt misses. (Q4 20:43)
Stefan Martin feeds Taylor for a gallop and baulk down the flank, but he misses from 40m. (Q4 21:49)
Stefan Martin is paid a holding free against Rance 30m out on a slight angle. The big ruckman kicks truly. (Q4 23:02)
Dustin Martin clears from the next centre bounce to Deledio 50m out on a slight angle. The ball falls in the square and is cleared. (Q4 25:01)
Vlaustin baulks Rich and goals from the HFF to cap off an excellent afternoon. (Q4 25:18)
Schache feeds Hanley for a goal from close range, a cherry on a cruddy pie for the Irishman. (Q4 26:47)
Dustin Martin clears from the next centre bounce, Riewoldt marks behind Merrett 20m out in front for his fourth goal. (Q4 27:44)
Hipwood marks on the lead 45m out on a slight angle but misses. (Q4 29:30)

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