Blog log from R1 of 2017: Carlton vs Richmond

Edwards boots the first goal of Q2 from a long range set shot. (Q2 2:46)
Grigg gives outside to Martin who snaps around his body from 45m on a slight angle, it wobbles… just inside the goalpost! (Q2 4:40)
Butler picks up the ball from a big pack and baulks clear for an off balance snap from the hotspot, that one wobbles wide. (Q2 4:40)
Castagna gives outside a pack on the HFF to Martin who is all on his own near the hotspot, Dusty has time to measure the snap around the corner off a step and makes no mistake. (Q2 15:07)
Weitering marks and converts for his second goal from the HFF. (Q2 15:07)
Rioli marks over Macreadie on the wing, turns and finds Lloyd to mark in front of Simpson for his first goal from the hotspot. (Q2 20:37)
Casboult marks over Houli 40m out in the corridor just before HT and hooks it left and into the goalpost. (Q2 20:37)
Grigg stands on his own forward of the wing to mark, turn and pass to Riewoldt 45m out near the boundary. Li’l Rooey boots his first goal of 2017. (Q2 20:37)
Pickett takes an impressive contested grab 30m out on the flank over Conca, hits the ground running to give a Joe the Goose special for Thomas. (Q2 20:37)
Riewoldt roves a McIntosh ball to the flank 20m out and gives to Castagna who screws a snap into the post. (Q2 20:37)
Butler passes to Castagna 45m out in the corridor, who misses again. (Q2 20:37)
Lloyd handballs to grass on the HFF, turnover, Kreuzer stands tall to mark unopposed on the fast break to 40m on a slight angle. He goals. (Q2 20:37)
Casboult flies sideways between two Tigers to mark a long Ed Curnow ball to 40m on a slight angle. He kicks straight. (Q2 20:37)
Martin baulks on the wing and passes short to Edwards 40m out on a slight angle. Titch misses. (Q2 20:37)
Marchbank kicks across the back line but Castagna reads it to chip in front of Docherty to mark 15m out on the flank. But Castagna misses. (Q3 18:47)
Prestia mops up a loose rebound soccer kick outside half forward and has Vlaustin on his own 40m out in the corridor. Vlaustin starts it left, it swings right, goal. (Q3 20:46)
Weitering marks over Rance and Ellis at the hotspot for his third goal. (Q3 20:46)
Wright catches a dithering Rance HTB after the latter roves a Kreuzer drop 30m out on the flank. Wright steers through another goal for the Blues. (Q3 24:13)
Martin delviers a classic fend to the chest of Docherty on the HFF, then gives to Rioli who drives Home a goal from 50m on a slight angle. (3 Qtr Time)
Martin races away from a pack at CHB and bombs very long to an empty forward line, Rowe has Caddy to battle with but Caddy is better on the ground and soccers home from 20m. (Q4 5:06)
Nankervis rises over a pack in the square to clunk a hopeful high ball by Caddy from the pocket for his second goal. (Q4 10:17)
Silvagni marks a Thomas ball from the wing to 35m out on a slight angle. He boots his second goal. (Q4 14:53)
After a melee, Wright pops through his third goal from near the top of the square. He had run his head into Rance to draw a free. (Q4 17:00)
Martin caps off an outstanding game with his fourth goal from a ball up 30m out on a slight angle, despite a Macreadie tackle. (Q4 21:36)
Martin gives a Joe the Goose special to Grigg as the Tiger party continues. (Q4 21:36)

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