Blog log from R20 of 2016: Adelaide vs Brisbane

Taylor Walker taps the first centre clearance by Brad Crouch to CHF down to Cameron who goals from 20m on the run. Simple game, really. (Q1 0:45)
Rich intercepts a Brown rebound kick 50m out on a slight angle for the first Brisbane goal. (Q1 3:29)
Sloane sets up O’Brien for a gallop up the guts, but he misses from 40m. (Q1 6:17)
Lyons gets a free for high contact by Merrett 40m out on a slight angle, very clumsy by Sauce there. But he shanks a behind. (Q1 7:32)
Seedsman snaps truly from 35m on the flank after baulking Mathieson. (Q1 10:16)
Betts marks a long Lynch ball over the back of Gardiner near the hotspot for his first goal of what should be a productive evening. (Q1 14:10)
Sloane passes short to Walker just inside 50m on a slight angle. The crowd and his teammates tell him to have a shot… and Tex duly delivers his first goal. (Q1 17:01)
Schache provides a crumb at CHF with two Crows going to him, Robinson stays down to gather and goal from 40m. (Q1 19:04)
Lyons gets a rather soft holding free on Robertson 30m out on a slight angle as the ball skids their way. He misses, fittingly. (Q1 22:10)
Talia passes to Ellis-Yolmen leading back in front of Keays to 45m on a slight angle. CEY kicks truly. (Q1 23:27)
Gardiner catches Betts high 35m out on a slight angle but Eddie misses an easy one. (Q1 25:44)
Gardiner is pinged for more high contact on Lyons on the boundary 25m out, that one was rather unlucky. Lyons drop punts a chancey goal. (Q1 27:28)
Mathieson draws a high contact free on O’Brien 45m out on a slight angle, and hoofs it straight through just before HT. (Q1 29:33)
Cameron steams off the back of the square to rove the next centre bounce, and hits Lynch 40m out in front just before the HT siren. Lynch goals. (Q1 30:48)
Robinson strips Atkins in a tackle, fast break, Rockliff snaps truly from the hotspot after roving a pack. (Q2 4:05)
Douglas sharks a pressured Zorko handball and gives to Brad Crouch who spins clear on the HFF and snaps truly from 50m. (Q2 7:23)
Gardiner gives away a free to Betts at a stoppage near the hotspot, plus 50m for going on with it to ensure the goal. (Q2 8:37)
Taylor Walker sails through his second goal from 40m on the flank after a set up following the next centre bounce by Ellis-Yolmen. (Q2 10:18)
Cameron passes to Taylor Walker who marks 40m out on the flank, Merrett makes him earn it with a late challenge but no penalty. Tex misses. (Q2 13:03)
Atkins gives to Taylor Walker who screws through another goal from 35m near the boundary. (Q2 14:34)
Atkins pumps the ball back in to a big pack at the hotspot, Taylor Walker draws a free for a hold by the hapless Merrett. Tex goals again, three for Q2. (Q2 17:48)
Talia catches Mathieson high near the hotspot, funny how it keeps happening to him but it was there. Mathieson converts. (Q2 21:51)
Matt Crouch baulks in midfield and hits Lynch leading up the guts to 40m. Lynch goals. (Q2 26:12)
Hipwood gets a free for a push in the back by Cheney 40m out in front. He trots in and shanks it OOTF, much to the delight of the Crow crowd. (Q2 28:50)
Predictably, Adelaide goes coast to coast from that miss, with Lynch marking in stride over the back of Hammelmann and snapping truly on the run from 40m on the flank. (Q2 29:31)
Smith is released for two bounces through midfield but he misses from CHF. (Q2 31:08)
Ellis-Yolmen roves a Betts contest at the hotspot but misses around the corner. (Q2 32:06)
Jenkins volleys home from the line after a Cameron snap from 10m sits up for him. (Q3 1:15)
Betts marks a Douglas ball to the square for his third major. (Q3 2:43)
Rockliff passes to Taylor 45m out on the flank. Taylor’s set shot falls on the line, video review shows it was touched over the line, it’s a goal. (Q3 7:04)
Lynch passes to Jenkins on the lead 40m out on the flank, who misses. (Q3 11:46)
Ellis-Yolmen threads a set shot from 35m on the boundary to give the Adelaide crowd something to cheer. (Q3 13:17)
Matt Crouch passes to Ellis-Yolmen 45m out on a slight angle, whose set shot falls on the line and is rushed. (Q3 19:16)
Lyons passes to Lynch on his own 40m out on a slight angle, he plays on and goals. (Q3 19:54)
Ellis-Yolmen marks a Slone ball after the next centre bounce 30m out on the flank, but misses. (Q3 21:01)
Josh Walker misses a pressured snap from 40m wide on the flank. (Q3 22:18)
O’Brien takes a party trick one-handed mark while wrestling with Archie Smith 35m out on a slight angle, the crowd loved that one. He goals in his first game. (Q3 27:17)
Sloane sails through a snap from half forward to blow the lead into three figures. (Q3 28:56)
Smith delivers a lovely right foot snap around the corner under pressure from 50m on the flank for another champagne footy goal. (Q3 29:56)
Hipwood gets a free on Talia near the hotspot but misses. (Q4 5:25)
Betts marks near the hotspot and steers through goal number four. (Q4 6:32)
Jenkins gets a goal from the square. It’s no longer a procession, it’s a firing squad. (Q4 7:22)
Walker marks just inside CHF, Merrett giving him five yards’ start for some inexplicable reason. T’s set shot falls in the square, Andrews marks in relief. (Q4 11:39)
Lyons bounces a behind from a stoppage 35m out on the flank. (Q4 11:50)
Sloane roves a long ball to a pack at the hotspot and grubbers another one. (Q4 11:50)
Robinson dives and intercepts a blind Cheney kick from the BP to 45m out on a slight angle. IQ sprays it for a behind. (Q4 14:26)
Brown marks 45m out on a slight angle and kicks a rare goal. (Q4 17:06)
Jenkins marks on the lead 40m out on the flank but misses. (Q4 20:59)
Mackay misses on the run from 40m on the flank but gets another kick for a late push in the back by Mathieson. He tries a ball to the square, Brisbane clears. (Q4 25:21)
Matt Crouch picks up a loose ball after Mathieson is dispossessed near the hotspot, he snaps a goal. (Q4 26:06)
Brodie Smith marks near the boundary 40m out just before the final siren, but doesn’t score. (Q4 27:51)

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