Blog log from R16 of 2016: Gold Coast vs Brisbane

Davis roves a chaos ball that goes through four pairs of hands at the hotspot and snaps truly off a step for the first goal. (Q1 4:58)
Hipwood crumbs a pack at the hotspot but misses off the left boot. (Q1 5:52)
Wright leaps high and marks a Lynch ball 30m out on the flank, and when 2MP leaps you know it’s high. But he hits the post. (Q1 7:20)
Ablett snaps truly from the HFF 50m out after receiving from an advantage play from a HTB free on Robinson by Hall. (Q1 8:35)
Hipwood marks at the hotspot for the first Brisbane goal. (Q1 10:35)
Martin roves a Schache contest at the hotspot but is on his left side and can’t get his snap anywhere near the target, only just a behind. (Q1 12:07)
William spoils the kick in on the HFF and sets up Bastinac for a running snap from 40m, but he misses. (Q1 12:36)
Hammelmann is pinged for holding Garlett without the ball just inside 50m on the flank. Hall eventually misses. (Q1 14:30)
Jansen goals from a stoppage 40m out on the flank after picking up a Miller tap. (Q1 15:37)
Malceski runs free up the guts and hits Lynch on the lead 40m out in the corridor. Lynch goals. (Q1 21:22)
Prestia gives to Matera to snap truly from the pocket 20m out after a HTB free against Hammelmann. (Q1 26:06)
Garlett it was who won the free. (Q1 26:06)
Lynch marks 40m out on the flank and steers through his second goal. (Q1 28:02)
Wright marks a Hall ball on the behind line, plays on around the hapless Hammelmann and goals. (Q1 30:35)
Miller catches Mayes HTB 30m out wide on the flank and delivers a quality finish for his first goal. (Q2 1:39)
Schache marks 50m out on a slight angle but his set shot drops and Martin marks in relief. (Q2 5:24)
Ablett clears with a high kick from a stoppage on the HFF to the corridor 20m out, Lynch clunks it and almost misses the set shot, but it’s a goal. (Q2 7:24)
Jansen catches Malceski HTB on the HBF, Rich plays on to advantage and goals from 40m on a slight angle. (Q2 8:49)
May taps a smothered Hanley ball to the square but it falls behind him, McStay volleys home from the line. (Q2 10:54)
Lynch has Miller all on his own 40m on a slight angle, two Suns in the square but he’s not quick enough to get it to them… but converts the set shot anyway. (Q2 14:19)
Ah Chee marks 35m out on the flank on the end of a fast break play with Martin instrumental. He misses. (Q2 17:49)
Bastinac passes to Bewick 35m out on a slight angle, who goals. (Q2 19:19)
Lynch gives to Wright who grubbers a goal from 10m out. (Q2 20:52)
Schache gives to Green who snaps a nice goal from 40m on a slight angle. (Q2 21:51)
Davis roves a long Hall ball to Lynch and goals from 10m. (Q2 27:33)
Wright marks a Hall centre clearance outside CHF, wheels and goes to Sexton at 45m on a slight angle. Sexton kicks truly. (Q2 28:49)
Davis catches Andrews HTB at the hotspot in a strong tackle, but shanks the relatively easy set shot. (Q2 30:50)
Ah Chee follows up the first centre bounce of Q3 after an Ablett clearance to CHF, and goals from 40m. (Q3 0:29)
Merrett tries to push off near CHB but only succeeds in giving away a HTB free as the hordes descend. Day gets the free, and shanks it OOTF. (Q3 2:29)
Wright picks up a loose ball at the hotspot and gives to Ah Chee who grubbers another goal. Floodgates are open on the Gold Coast. (Q3 3:34)
Matera goals from close range after Ah Chee rides a tackle to give to him. (Q3 7:07)
Rockliff goes short to McStay 40m out on a slight angle, he goals. (Q3 9:49)
Green has two Suns on his hammer and misses of the left form 20m out on the flank. (Q3 12:16)
Andrews leaps over May and marks strongly at the hotspot, but kicks like a backman, only a behind. (Q3 13:09)
Taylor marks on the HFF and bombs long to Hipwood over the back on the end of a fast break to turn and run into goal. (Q3 14:53)
Taylor again has Hipwood over the back on a fast break from halfback started by William for another easy goal. (Q3 17:15)
Zorko volleys through another one for Brisbane from 20m after roving an Andrews contest! (Q3 20:06)
Andrews marks the next centre clearance over Joyce 25m out on a slight angle, and goals as well! Lions back within three kicks! (Q3 21:29)
Sexton roves his own crumb and gives a Joe the Goose special to Lynch to dribble it through despite a despairing lunge by William. Suns needed that! (Q3 23:23)
Sexton runs away from a pack on the HFF and hits Jansen with a short ball to 20m on a slight angle. Jansen goals. (Q3 24:18)
Correction, Bastinac not Sexton. (Q3 24:40)
Hall to Miller to Sexton after a stoppage in the pocket, Sexton goals from the hotspot with a snap across the body. (Q3 27:15)
Matera passes to Wright deep in the pocket 20m out, Merrett gives away 50m for encroachment to ensure the goal. (Q4 1:36)
Green gives a Joe the Goose special to Andrews after Jack Martin fumbles on the wing to let the Lions in for a fast break. (Q4 7:54)
Wright marks 45m out on the flank and boots his fourth goal with a big roost. (Q4 11:06)
Wright beats Merrett on the ground at the hotspot after getting spoiled and gives to Matera flashing past to goal from the square despite a fumble. (Q4 13:38)
Jansen centres from the pocket for Rich to mark on his chest 40m out on a slight angle. Rich goals. (Q4 15:38)
Lynch marks just inside the intersection of 50m arc and boundary, and misses. (Q4 17:34)
Schache marks a Hanley ball 30m out on a slight angle and goals. (Q4 18:37)
William kicks high and ugly to the hotspot after a gallop through midfield, no Lions nearby but Hipwood gets a free on Day for a hold off the fall and goals. (Q4 21:22)
Garlett misses a snap from traffic at the hotspot. (Q4 22:53)
Wright dives and marks a Davis ball next to the goalsquare behind Zorko after a stoppage at the hotspot. He kicks goal number five! (Q4 23:53)
Green roves a pack at the hotspot but misses a grubber. (Q4 26:53)
Lester marks a long Robinson ball over Malceski near the behind post, plays on and goals. (Q4 27:21)
Wright leaps high and takes a big pack grab over three Lions 25m out on the flank. He boots his fifth goal just before the final siren. (Q4 29:52)

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