Blog log from R9 of 2018: Sydney vs Fremantle

Smith produces the strong smother in his milestone game and Parker gathers the spill. He darts the pass to Hayward and Will marks 35 out from goal. Will finishes with ease! (Q1 3:00)
Walters receives the free kick after receiving high contact with ball in hand. Within scoring range, Michael lines up the set shot and pulls it from 45. (Q1 4:31)
Ronke marks out the back as the Swans transition with precision from half back to half forward. Ben kicks from 45 on the flank and nails the set shot! (Q1 5:45)
The Dockers send the punt forward and Smith drops an uncontested mark. Walters swoops on the loose pill, however he can only muster a point with his snap from 35. (Q1 12:18)
Michael Walters remains active at the stoppage and eventually forces it forward with a mongrel punt. Playing in front, the ball falls into McCarthy’s chest. Cam misses from 15. (Q1 13:32)
Ballantyne reads it best and paces away from Jones out the back. He flicks to the speeding Cox and Brennan launches from outside 60. He bounces his shot onto the post. (Q1 21:16)
Kennedy wins a trademark contested pill in the heat of the contest. Josh settles on the shot from 35 and sends it through in his milestone match! (Q1 23:30)
The Swans pierce through the middle of the SCG as they search to extend their advantage. Hayward is on the end of the possession chain, smacking his effort into the woodwork. (Q1 25:27)
The Dockers are unable to beat the Sydney press and eventually it results in a shot, with Rampe finding Hewett inside 50. George lines up from 45 and misses from the flank. (Q1 26:48)
Lloyd wins the contested pill in the isolated contest against McCarthy. Jake takes the mark, plays on and launches his shot through post high from the arc! (Q2 3:14)
Heeney wins the ball from the resultant stoppage and Parker takes the inside 50 mark. Luke then dabs the pass to Kennedy, catching the Dockers napping. Josh kicks his second! (Q2 4:45)
The Dockers have their first of the affair! Jones drops the mark in defence and Walters swoops on the loose pill. Michael settles and goals from 40! (Q2 6:29)
Heeney takes a strong mark on the lead via the McVeigh pass and McCarthy gifts the 50 metre penalty for late contact. Isaac moves from 50 out on the boundary to point blank. Goal! (Q2 10:32)
Neale darts the pass out of the stoppage into the leading Langdon chest. Ed lines up the set shot from a step outside 50, missing to the right hand side with the long effort. (Q2 16:41)
The Swans transition the pill at speed and allows Franklin an isolated duel against Hamling. Lance takes the contested grab and kicks truly from 25! (Q2 17:31)
Franklin takes the first mark of the second half, towering over Pearce. He shoots from 55, but misses to the right hand side. (Q3 2:04)
The Swans launch long through Franklin to the hot spot. Papley fights at ground level and appears to have thumped it through under arms and legs… A review is called for. (Q3 2:38)
The replays appear conclusive and a goal is confirmed! (Q3 2:59)
Cox darts the pass to leading Mundy and the veteran takes the grab with outstretched arms. David lines up from 40 on the flank and misses to the near side. (Q3 6:52)
Hayward flicks to the pacing Franklin, taking all by shock as the youngster lined up for a set shot. The shot falls short, but McCartin takes the strong contested grab… (Q3 14:20)
Tom lines up from deep in the pocket and snaps through the first of his career! (Q3 14:53)
Franklin receives a free kick for illegal disposal and dabs the pass to the leading Cunningham in the blink of an eye. Harry shoots from 35 on the flank and misses. (Q3 18:51)
The long bomb to the hot spot results in a Franklin free for illegal contact. Kennedy takes the advantage and Josh nails his third for the night! (Q3 20:19)
Sandilands plays out in front and the decision pays dividends for the tallest man in the league. Aaron lines up from close range and has no trouble! (Q3 22:20)
Mills bounds through the corridor and finds Franklin on the lead, Pearce struggling in behind. Lance lines up from 35 on the flank and he nails his 300th for the Swans! (Q3 23:48)
The Dockers win the resultant stoppage and Walters takes advantage, marking within the arc. Michael lines up the set shot from 50 and misses to the right. (Q3 26:18)
Banfield roves the Sandilands attempted mark as the Dockers gain the first entry of the final term. Bailey swings onto his left boot, missing from 30 on the slight. (Q4 1:37)
Ballantyne kicks high to the isolated match up between Cox and the undersized Lloyd. Brennan marks and flicks to Walters, Michael finishing with a classy snap! (Q4 3:25)
The Swans have the reply less than thirty seconds later. Franklin gathers the bouncing pill at half forward and flicks to the pacing Parker. Luke settles and goals from 45! (Q4 4:36)
McCartin produces a brilliant pick up off the slippery SCG turf and subsequently paces away from all in his wake. Tom launches from 55 and bounces his effort into the post. (Q4 8:22)
Walters makes the error deep in defence, turning the ball over for Papley to anticipate. Tom takes the intercept mark and whacks it through from 45! (Q4 8:58)
McVeigh makes the error with a mishower foot pass in defence. Fyfe forces the ball forward and Langdon gathers the loose pill. Ed settles and goals from 25! (Q4 10:36)
The Swans further extend their margin through Sinclair. Florent wins the hard ball off the deck and flicks to the former Eagle within congestion. Cal finishes from 20! (Q4 15:37)
Two in a minute for the rampant Swans! They win the resultant stoppage, Franklin bounds away from Pearce. Lance settles and snaps it through with the left peg! (Q4 16:39)
Neale goes long to the Rampe/Sandilands isolated match up and the predictable outcome occurs. Aaron lines up from point blank range and kicks his second! (Q4 19:32)
Ronke wins the pill at ground level after the Swans swing forward from the subsequent centre bounce. Ben flicks to Hewett and George finishes with ease from 35! (Q4 20:32)
Brayshaw flicks out the back to Ballantyne after Andrew was found by the pacing Langdon. Hayden settles on the shot and finishes truly from close range! (Q4 22:56)
Fyfe, Cox and back again as the Dockers skipper finds himself deep in the forward pocket. Brennan flicks into Nathan’s path and he soccers it in from close range! (Q4 25:52)
Make that another for the rampant Swans! Parker thumps it out of the stoppage. Kennedy gathers at ground level and flicks to McCartin. Tom spins and goals from 25! (Q4 26:57)

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