Blog log from R2 of 2017: Hawthorn vs Adelaide

The Hawks are all over the Crows trying to overpossess out of defence, Isaac Smith spoils a Laird kick for Breust to gather and goal. (Q1 3:32)
Shiels plays on to advantage on the HFF and goes down the line to Rioli 25m out. Cyril makes no mistake with the set shot. (Q1 6:02)
Knight snaps OOTF from near the hotspot in the first Crow attack. (Q1 7:49)
Walker marks in front of a big pack at the top of the square for the first Adelaide goal. (Q1 10:02)
Gunston roves a Puopolo contest 40m out on the flank and gives outside to Poppy who scoots to 25m and threads the needle from the pocket. (Q1 11:38)
Isaac Smith passes to Breust 20m out on a slight angle after the Hawks rebound from half back started by Birchall. Breust boots his second goal of the afternoon. (Q1 13:17)
Hodge goes long from the centre to Breust one out with Kelly, the crumb goes behind the contest but Kelly holds Breust for the free 20m out. Three in Q1 for Breust! (Q1 15:34)
Knight falls into a Vickery tackle to draw a high contact free 40m out on a slight angle, but misses. (Q1 19:20)
Four Hawks are against Walker for a chaos ball 25m out on the flank, the ball bounces straight to Lynch who bounces Home the goal. Bit lucky, that. (Q1 20:20)
Birchall intercepts a blind rebound kick at CHF and pokes a short ball to Roughead near the hotspot. The captain kicks the goal, Hawks have the wind and are good for this lead. (Q1 23:20)
Sloane misses a long snap to start Q2. (Q2 0:09)
Lynch misses a tough snap from wide on the HFF. (Q2 2:32)
Jacobs leaps and uses his full height to clunk a long, hopeful ball from the wing to a big pack 25m out on a slight angle. But Sauce sprays the set shot. (Q2 7:08)
Mackay sends another hopeful ball to a pack at much the same spot, again Jacobs marks with Vickery looking for someone to blame. Sauce sails this one through. (Q2 9:29)
Crouch misses from a stoppage near the hotspot off his left boot. (Q2 12:58)
After a long period of play in the Adelaide half, Gunston catches Hartigan HTB and starts a switch that works, Burgoyne releases Mitchell to goal on the run from 40m on an angle. (Q2 13:50)
The Crows have their chance for a rebound around the outer wing, their pace creates the extra man, Betts beats Stratton in the pocket to mark, play on and goal from 15m. (Q2 15:45)
Otten taps to Cameron after a stoppage who screws through a pretty left foot snap from 40m on a slight angle. (Q2 17:46)
Puopolo roves a Roughead contest on the HFF and sets up Shiels to run to 40m on a slight angle and kicks a rare goal into the wind. (Q2 23:05)
Henderson passes to Langford 40m out on a slight angle, who just misses. (Q2 26:20)
Gunston is paid a HTB free on Betts 45m out on the flank, but misses. (Q3 3:34)
Henderson just misses from a stoppage near the hotspot. (Q3 5:24)
Atkins snaps a goal from the top of the square after spoiling a Langford handball to Burgoyne and getting it back from Otten. (Q3 6:02)
Langford is pushed in the back by Talia as he snaps from 40m in front, free kick results but he misses again. (Q3 7:45)
McGovern passes to Betts on the HFF, he baulks the man on the mark and goals from 35m. (Q3 8:58)
McGovern stands tall to mark a long Jacobs ball to a big pack 20m out. This for the lead into the wind… it’s good! (Q3 11:00)
Talia drops a mark in the centre, Puopolo pounces and there’s a fast break, Burgoyne passes to Breust 30m out on the flank whose set shot just touches the inside of the goalpost. (Q3 14:26)
Betts checksides a wonder goal from the boundary 20m out after a mark and gives from Otten. He is just too good! (Q3 16:07)
Puopolo roves an O’Meara ball to the top of the square, gets caught and rolled in the tackle by Mackay, the ump pays a free for in the back! Crowd boos, Poppy goals. (Q3 18:45)
McGovern takes a contested grab 45m out on the flank but misses. (Q3 20:15)
Cameron snaps into the post from near the behind line under heavy tackle pressure after a give by Douglas. (Q3 21:01)
Otten takes a tough mark in between two Hawks after Jacobs again intercepts the rebound kick to the HFF. He lines up from 30m on the flank, and goals. (Q3 22:15)
Walker breaks a tackle on the HFF, does a one-two with Hampton but misses from 50m. (Q3 23:18)
Lynch intercepts a Miles kick to the hotspot, but sprays an easy one. (Q3 23:30)
Rioli kicks forward from a stoppage at CHF, couple of one-on-ones, the ball bounces high for Rioli to volley home from 10m! (Q3 24:53)
Again the Hawks can’t clear half back on the kick in, Mackay rams home another one from 40m on a slight angle. (Q3 27:16)
Henderson marks a Rioli ball near the behind post but misses. (Q3 28:16)
Roughead roves a Puopolo a contest 20m out after losing Lynch, and gives a Joe the Goose special for Vickery. (Q3 30:16)
Rioli passes to Roughead 30m out on a slight angle after the Hawks swarm down the wing following a stoppage. The 3QT siren sounds, Roughie misses. (Q3 32:11)
Roughead catches Kelly HTB 40m out on the flank after Kelly had dragged it in. He misses again. (Q4 1:02)
McGovern catches Stewart HTB 50m out on a slight angle, but misses. (Q4 3:16)
McGovern again beats Stewart on the HFF, Sloane flies in a big pack near the hotspot to mark and goal. Tough for the Hawks from here into the wind. (Q4 5:31)
After a long period of Hawk frontal pressure, Jacobs finally clears, Knight beats Burgoyne on the wing, Mackay is released to goal on the HFF from 40m. (Q4 11:31)
Talia intercepts in front of Frawley at CHB and starts another fast break, Mackay runs into another open goal from 20m. (Q4 13:40)
Walker gives to McGovern for a flying snap from the hotspot, but it’s wide. (Q4 14:11)
Knight centres from the pocket to Walker near the hotspot for another one, the Crows are running hot now. (Q4 15:46)
Roughead takes a contested grab in front of Hartigan from a very high ball next to the hotspot. He goals with seven minutes left, it’s junk time though. (Q4 20:44)
Brown marks a Walker ball over Henderson at the top of the square, running back with the flight. He kicks the sealer. (Q4 22:57)
Atkins gets caught HTB 45m out on the flank. Breust takes the free but tries a short pass that doesn’t work. (Q4 24:02)
Gunston passes to Breust 40m out on a slight angle for a garbage time goal. (Q4 27:02)

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