Blog log from W1 of 2017: Western Bulldogs vs Melbourne

Petracca gets a free under a pack just inside 50m out on a slight angle after Viney gets the first centre clearance, he sails through the first goal. (Q1 0:00)
Cloke beats Tom McDonald to mark a centre clearance kick by Johannisen to kick the first goal for the Dogs. Simple game! (Q1 3:30)
The Demons are kicking with a strong breeze in Q1. (Q1 4:02)
Gawn gets a slightly soft ruck free on Roughead at a throw in 25m out. He shanks it way left for a behind. (Q1 4:57)
Liberatore reefs out a handball from under a pack after a stoppage at the hotspot, Dahlhaus snaps over his left shoulder for a nice goal. (Q1 7:24)
Hogan beats Roberts one on one going for a high floater to the top of the square for his first goal. (Q1 11:13)
Correction, it was Adams not Roberts. (Q1 10:31)
Gawn marks near the top of the square from a very short Garlett pass after Jeffie had roved a big pack at the hotspot. He makes no mistake from the set shot. (Q1 22:26)
Gawn marks on the HFF and finds Viney on the boundary 30m out. Viney threads the needle from a tough spot, using the breeze nicely. (Q1 25:04)
Garlett gives a Joe the Goose special to Weideman on the end of a flowing Demon move around member’s side started from halfback. (Q2 1:12)
Cloke marks on the lead just outside 50m on the HFF. He roosts a massive set shot which swings just inside the left goalpost for a supergoal! (Q2 3:12)
Murphy is the recipient of a free for a throw by Brayshaw 45m out on a slight angle. He misses. (Q2 5:10)
Weideman takes a nice contested grab against Adams at the hotspot but misses. (Q2 7:43)
Petracca beats Adams in the air at half forward then passes to Bugg 20m out on the flank. Bugg goals. (Q2 8:28)
Dahlhaus beats Wagner on the HFF near the boundary, plays on and misses from 45m. (Q2 9:08)
Jones snaps a nice goal off a step after receiving after a stoppage from 40m in front. (Q2 13:10)
Dahlhaus snaps truly from 45m in front after Crameri wins a loose footy on the wing. (Q2 18:07)
Dale sails through another one on the end of another possession chain started behind centre by the Dogs. (Q2 20:05)
Lynch is the next Dog to snap a goal from general play, this time after a blind kick from the last line by Viney falls nicely for him 40m out in front. (Q2 23:09)
Daniel roves a loose footy after a fumble by Jones and snaps across his body from the hotspot for a goal to give the Dogs the lead. (Q2 26:28)
Weideman goals from the square again after being first back to a quick bouncing ball by Neal-Bullen. (Q2 27:44)
Hogan rises majestically between two tall defenders to clunk a high speculator by Jones to the hotspot. He kicks an impressive goal. (Q3 2:51)
After good link work by Tom Boyd, Cloke feeds Hunter with a pass on a fast break to run into the open goal. (Q3 4:51)
Hogan gathers a bouncing footy on the flank 40m out, fends off a tackler and snaps truly. (Q3 6:33)
Murphy kicks OOTF under pressure on the last line, Garlett misses the free from 20m. (Q3 8:21)
Vince misses a set shot from 50m on a slight angle. (Q3 12:56)
Neal-Bullen runs behind a Gawn contest to a long Oliver ball to the top of the square to volley Home a classic opportunist goal. (Q3 14:52)
McLean beats Smith to the fall of a short Jong ball to mark 30m out on the flank and goal. (Q3 16:57)
Dahlhaus snaps OOTF from a stoppage 20m out. (Q3 18:10)
Brayshaw marks 45m out on a slight angle and splits the middle with a nice finish. (Q3 21:07)
A soccer kick centre clearance by Cloke lands on the chest of Crameri 45m out on a slight angle. Crameri misses. (Q4 0:56)
Hogan waits with two defenders under a very high Harmes ball to the hotspot, the ump sees a blocking free, Hogan goals. (Q4 2:12)
Vandenberg snaps into the post from mid range. (Q4 8:31)
Stringer misses a tough shot from the HFF. (Q4 10:49)
Harmes misses a very gettable set shot from near the hotspot. (Q4 14:06)
Hunter is over the back to mark and goal from 20m on the end of a fast break from a stoppage behind the centre. (Q4 17:12)
Honeychurch snaps wide from the pocket. (Q4 19:22)
McLean gives to Johannisen on the HFF, he has a step available for a supergoal attempt and goes for it… just squeezes it inside the goalpost! (Q4 21:56)
Jong roves a Cloke contest and gives to McLean who misses a flying snap from 50m on a slight angle. (Q4 23:01)
Liberatore goes long to the square, two Demons spoils it over the line. (Q4 23:01)
Spencer intercepts the last Bulldog inside 50 of the game to save the zero points. (Q4 24:33)

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