Blog log from R2 of 2018: Geelong vs Hawthorn

Roughead passes to Impey 40m out on a slight angle after Impey caught Gregson HTB on the HBF to start an attack. The ex-Port man kicks the first goal. (Q1 1:39)
Dangerfield bursts clear after a stoppage at half forward, his kick to the square from 40m on a slight angle is shepherded through by Hawkins! (Q1 3:55)
Credit to Parfitt for a pressured handball to set up that goal. (Q1 3:55)
Roughead taps down from ruck near the top of the square, Dangerfield’s handball goes backwards but O’Meara pokes a boot at it and scores an opportunist goal. (Q1 7:42)
O’Brien kicks from half back on a slow play, it’s a mongrel but luckily finds Shiels in some space, he runs to 55m on a a slight angle and bangs through a long goal! (Q1 8:19)
Selwood milks a free kick with a chicken wing arm raise on the HFF, Burton with the FA and Sicily with the 50m penalty for coming in late to bump him, easy goal. (Q1 12:26)
Burgoyne gives to Henderson who snaps at full tilt from 45m on a slight angle, but it’s well wide. (Q1 14:57)
Cockatoo gives to Ablett in the pocket, he has a man on in the square but goes himself with a running banana and nails it from 20m. Crowd goes wild! (Q1 16:05)
Rioli gives to Henderson for a goal from the hotspot after a chain of pressured handballs on the Hawks HFF. (Q1 17:12)
Kelly passes to Hawkins 30m out on the flank, break down of the Hawthorn zone there after a Zach Guthrie interception on the wing. The Tomahawk misses badly. (Q1 19:55)
Puopolo contests an Impey inside 50, plenty of Cats at ground level but Breust roves and jinks clear to give to Smith to run into the open goal. (Q1 21:51)
18 inside 50s so far, 10 scores. (Q1 22:42)
Dangerfield passes to the lead of Menzel 35m out on the flank, Stratton a step behind. Menzel’s set shot is gun barrel straight. (Q1 23:39)
Hardwick passes to Smith who marks near the boundary 35m out despite Zach Guthrie being all over him. He misses. (Q1 26:25)
Bruest passes down the flank to the dive and mark of Burgoyne 30m out, after good work on the wing by Gunston. Silk hits the post. (Q1 28:40)
Stanley marks unopposed 20m out on the flank after Dangerfield pushes Sicily in the back to get rid of him. He goals. (Q1 33:01)
Blicavs roves a Stanley contest to a Hawkins ball in the pocket and snaps across his body for a go-ahead goal. (Q2 1:49)
Burton is pinged for a push on Cockatoo 50m out on a slight angle, his set shot drifts and is rushed by McEvoy. (Q2 5:08)
Sicily gives Duryea a hospital handball and Kelly claims him 40m out in the corridor from the Cats goal. He kicks truly. (Q2 5:54)
Mitchell gets a hands in the back free on Tuohy going for a Breust ball 40m out on the flank. Titchell kicks a big goal to steady Hawthorn. (Q2 7:54)
Smith is Johnny on the spot for a smothered kick by Zach Guthrie from the HBF to the corridor, he goals from 40m. (Q2 13:24)
Schoemakers misses on the run from 55m on a slight angle after Roughead forces a loose ball. (Q2 14:19)
Mitchell kicks high and hopeful from midfield to a big pack at the hotspot, Roughead goes back with the flight and leaps over Blicavs to mark, but misses. (Q2 16:39)
Roughead spoils the kick in on the HFF, Breust gives back to him to pass to Impey 30m out on a slight angle. Impey kicks truly. (Q2 17:24)
Gunston gives to Impey who is under pressure as he snaps around the corner from 50m on a slight angle, just wide. (Q2 19:38)
Mitchell kicks long down the flank, Rioli contests and the crumb falls over the back but Breust can’t get there in time, behind. (Q2 20:38)
Another long inside 50 but Sicily’s kick is also off hands for a point. (Q2 21:07)
Zach Guthrie is pinged for rolling out of bounds deliberately 20m out under Puopolo pressure, the crowd boos but Poppy kicks the big goal! (Q2 22:54)
Impey roves a pack on the HFF and centres to Gunston at the hotspot, he goals as well. Hawthorn on the march! (Q2 26:00)
Menzel breaks the run of Hawk scores with a snap goal from near the hotspot after a feed from Cockatoo. (Q2 27:55)
Schoenmakers marks 45m out on the flank, his set shot is errant but McEvby marks between two Cats next to the goalsquare for the goal. (Q2 29:25)
Kelly roves on the wing and kicks to the HFF where Dangerfield gets rid of Stratton to mark 45m out. Danger misses. (Q3 1:59)
Dangerfield goals from the square after frontal pressure forces a turnover at the hotspot. (Q3 2:59)
Duryea passes to Gunston 40m out on the flank after a free for Menzel pushing Mitchell over before the next centre bounce. Gunston hits the post. (Q3 3:41)
Ablett gives to Fogarty who snaps off a step from the hotspot, very high but falls on the line for Sicily to rush. (Q3 5:24)
Gunston roves a Breust contest to a long Schoenmakers ball at the hotspot, but misses off the left. (Q3 6:33)
Fogarty marks a Hawkins ball behind Sicily 25m out on a slight angle, he pokes that one home. (Q3 7:59)
Stratton is pinged for encroachment to bring Gregson from the wing to 50m on a slight angle, he goals as well to cement the Geelong momentum. (Q3 11:29)
Kelly passes to Hawkins 40m out near the boundary, whose set shot is wide and rushed. (Q3 14:14)
Menzel draws a free on Brand going for a ball in the pocket 20m out, but hits the post. (Q3 16:59)
Henderson finds some space on the HFF on a fast break and marks a Burton ball 40m out. He kicks truly to steady the Hawks. (Q3 18:44)
Menegola kicks from the HFF to the hotspot, Menzel draws another soft contact free, this one on Stratton and this time he kicks the goal. (Q3 20:45)
Mithcell roves McEvoy at the next centre bounce, scoots away and hits Gunston at the hotspot for the instant replying goal. (Q3 21:58)
Breust roves a McEvoy contest and gets tackled in the square, has to snap with the left and hits the post from 10m. (Q3 23:53)
O’Meara passes to Gunston near the boundary 45m out, he goes to Breust in the pocket 20m out who misses. (Q3 25:00)
Tuohy roves a stoppage in the BP but his kick is into traffic, Mitchell roves and checksides the goal from 25m! (Q3 26:30)
Mitchell gives wide of congestion to Henderson who has options inside but goes himself off a step from 40m near the boundary… wrong decision, miss. (Q3 29:56)
Kelly chases a loose ball in the pocket with Burton chasing, and goes back to Bews 40m out on the flank. Bews misses. (Q3 30:45)
Howe kicks down the flank to Roughead who beats Zach Guthrie to mark in the pocket 25m out. Roughie screws through the set shot to start Q4. (Q4 1:22)
Hawkins catches Burton HTB outside CHF and passes to Parsons 40m out on a slight angle. He goals, just. (Q4 5:52)
Roughead misses from a stoppage 25m out on the flank. (Q4 8:16)
Howe marks untouched on the fat side 45m out on a slight angle, goes back for the set shot and sails through a big goal! (Q4 9:08)
Dangerfiled bursts away from the next centre bounce with a bounce, his long kick drifts towards the behind post where Menzel marks and goals. (Q4 10:23)
Roughead stands tall in a pack and beats three Cats to mark 20m out on a slight angle. He goals, just. (Q4 12:23)
Hawkins marks in front of Brand 25m out on the flank and kicks the quick replying goal. (Q4 13:53)
Menegola launches from 55m on a slight angle on a slow play, the pack in the square watches it sail over their heads! (Q4 15:58)
Stewart is stripped in a tackle in the pocket, O’Brien roves and misses from 20m. (Q4 18:07)
Kelly passes to Selwood near the boundary just inside 50m, he goes down the line to Ablett 40m out. Tough shot for the Little Master.. OOTF. (Q4 20:08)
Three kicks in it as the clock ticks to 7:00. (Q4 21:23)
Parsons roves and goals from 40m on the flank after Parfitt strips Hardwick in a tackle! (Q4 22:38)
McEvoy rushes what looked like a certain goal on a fast break to the Cats. (Q4 25:23)
O’Connor kicks long to the pocket, Hawkins contests, Parfitt roves and snaps the goal to level the scores! (Q4 26:38)
Stoppage on centre wing, 2:34, scores level. (Q4 27:54)
Mad scramble, another stoppage on the Hawk side of the wing, 2:01. (Q4 27:54)
Cam Guthrie is caught HTB, Selwood turns the ball over at half back, Roughead marks over Zach Guthrie in the pocket, miss, 1:02! (Q4 27:54)
Tuohy kicks to CHB, Selwood gets a high contact free on Burton, Duryea mops up, eventually a stoppage on the wing, 37 seconds! (Q4 27:54)
Another ball in, 27 seconds. (Q4 27:54)
Kelly catches Rioli HTB, ball to a big pack on the wing, ball in 3 seconds left. (Q4 27:54)

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