Blog log from R23 of 2016: Fremantle vs Western Bulldogs

Dickson gives to Daniel who snaps wide from CHF in the first few seconds.
Matthew Boyd passes to Smith hard on the boundary 20m out. Smith threads a nice drop punt inside the left goalpost for his first of the afternoon. (Q1 2:08)
Mundy goals from a ball up at the top of the Freo goalsquare. (Q1 5:24)
Smith roves a long ball to a pack at the top of the square and snaps his second goal. (Q1 9:09)
Neale threads the needle with a set shot from 40m out on the boundary in the vortex pocket, a classic case of homeground advantage there! (Q1 11:44)
Yarran gives a Joe the Goose special to Pavlich on the end of a fast break to send the Subiaco crowd into raptures worthy of a grand final win! (Q1 13:56)
Hill has the sit on Daniel and takes a hanger from a quick Yarran ball from the HFF to 20m out in the corridor. He goals to kick the Dockers away. (Q1 18:46)
Pavlich clunks a contested mark in front of Hamling 50m out on the flank from a hopeful Langdon pass. He goes back for the set shot, and misses. (Q1 28:27)
Dickson plays on to advantage from a free on the wing, he has four bounces into an open forward line and eventually goals from 20m on the flank. (Q2 6:15)
Walters marks a centring Neale ball in the pocket and screws through his first goal of the day. (Q2 10:25)
Pearce bangs through a snap from 50m on the flank after playing on from intercepting a rebound kick to continue the Pav party. (Q2 13:15)
Dahlhaus snaps a goal from half forward to break the Docker run. (Q2 20:44)
De Boer marks, turns and runs into the open goal after a feed by Hill. (Q2 24:15)
Walters runs into the open goal to kick off Q3 after a fast break from halfback set up by Mundy. (Q3 1:33)
Smith breaks a tackle and snaps from 30m on the flank, it’s straight but it takes a very unlucky backward bounce on the line and is rushed. (Q3 13:20)
Dickson converts a set shot from the square after losing Ibbotson to mark a quick, low ball from half forward. (Q3 15:33)
Apeness marks at long range near CHF, his set shot falls on the line and over for a goal. The Dog defenders complain Minson was pushed, in vain. (Q3 19:04)
Sandilands uses all of his 211cm frame to stand in front of Minson and mark in a pack 30m out on a slight angle. Sandi misses. (Q3 21:04)
Tom Boyd spoils an Ibbotson kick to the Dogs HFF, Hunter roves and gives to Dickson who steers through a snap from 40m on the flank. (Q3 26:00)
Light rain starting to fall now. (Q3 26:35)
Ballantyne gets a free for high contact by Hamling on the boundary 20m out. He misses with a screwing set shot. (Q4 0:31)
Walters sharks a Bontempelli handball near the behind post and grubbers into the far goalpost. (Q4 1:43)
Pavlich marks 40m out on the flank but the purple army goes aww because he misses. (Q4 6:12)
Ballantyne misses a set shot from the boundary 40m out. (Q4 10:31)
Yarran marks at the hotspot and kicks truly to make it tough for the Dogs from here, with 8:21 left. (Q4 14:12)
Blakely passes to Pavlich 30m out on the flank, but he disappoints the rollicking home crowd again with another miss. (Q4 17:58)
Pavlich marks near the hotspot and… misses again. Aww. (Q4 19:43)

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