Blog log from R2 of 2017: Melbourne vs Carlton

Garlett marks 65m out kicks long to the top of the squad where Watts is left on his own and marks on his chest. Watts goes back and kicks the first of the game. (Q1 4:34)
Watts switches flanks to Jones on his own 50m out. Jones plays on and kicks a good long goal. (Q1 8:25)
Long kick into the Melbourne forward line, Hogan crumbs, keeps his feet and then rushes the snap for goal which misses to the right. (Q1 9:30)
Kreuzer takes Gawn forward, the mark it spoiled but Wright is there to crumb and snap the goal from 25m out. (Q1 10:59)
White turns the ball over by foot to Petracca who goes to the top of the square where Wiedeman takes an impressive contested mark. He goes back and kicks truly. (Q1 12:31)
Curnow gathers 40m out, throws it on the boot and it bounces through for a goal. (Q1 16:16)
Long ball into Hogan who spills the mark but Garlett is there to crumb and snap a clever goal from the pocket. (Q2 6:01)
The ball is turned over in the centre corridor to Salem who goals from the set shot 40m out. (Q2 7:46)
Silvagni drops a mark he should’ve taken, Murphy crumbs and throws it on the boot but it misses to the left. (Q2 8:33)
Wiedeman marks 55m from goal, wheels onto his left and spots Petracca on his own 40m out on a 45 degree angle. He misses to the right. (Q2 9:28)
Ball is thrown up at the top of the square and Casboult gives away a ruck free to Gawn who goes back and goals. (Q2 13:26)
Melksham gives away a 50m penalty for encroaching on the mark and Murphy takes full toll, kicking the goal from 45m out. (Q2 20:14)
Hannan marks in the pocket, kicks for goal but hits the post. (Q2 24:31)
Thomas takes a big mark deep in the pocket and quickly plays on to Armfield on a better angle. Armfield from 30m out on a 45 degree angle kicks the goal. (Q2 27:59)
Wright tight in the pocket snaps his third goal and puts Carlton in front with their fourth in a row! (Q3 16:26)
Cripps wins a hard ball, evades a tackle and spots Petrevski-Seton 25m from goal on a slight angle. SPS kicks his first in AFL footy. (Q3 17:14)
Armfield runs to 50, kicks long for goal but misses to the right. (Q3 18:40)
Viney kicks long to a Garlett and Docherty one on one in the goalsquare and the kick is perfect for Garlett who marks and goals. (Q3 21:06)
Plowman throws it on the boot and it lands on the chest of Silvagna 45m out directly in front. He lines up for goal but misses to the left. (Q4 5:07)
Tyson kicks inboard, misses his target in Brayshaw but it falls to the back to Petracca who kicks from 40m out directly in front and goals. (Q4 6:56)
Harmes, Garlett and Neal-Bullen link up along the wing and half-forward to find Watts on his own in the goal-square. Goal. (Q4 9:07)
Pickett marks 20m out, McDonald claims it’s touched but the mark stands. Pickett goals. (Q4 14:21)
Harmes runs through 50m, breaks a Plowman tackle, gives to Jones who hands to Tyson to run in and kick a simple goal. (Q4 16:52)
Long ball in from Tyson to Hogan in the square who spills the mark but Wiedeman is there to crumb and kick the goal. (Q4 18:27)
Murphy kicks long to the hot spot where Casboult rises to take a big pack mark. He goes back and goals to put Carlton within 8 points with 5:30 remaining. (Q4 20:27)
Gibbs turns the ball over kicking across goal. It comes to Hogan via Petracca and Hogan snaps the goal but the goal review reveals it was touched. (Q4 22:18)
Docherty running out of defence is mowed down by Garlett who takes the free kick from 40m out and goals. Dagger in the heart for the Blues. (Q4 23:42)
10 seconds to go as Jones roves the centre bounce and snaps a great goal to put the icing on the cake for Melbourne. (Q4 30:02)

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