Blog log from R14 of 2018: Western Bulldogs vs North Melbourne

Brown marks in the pocket and has Ziebell over the back of Hunter to mark in the square for the first goal. (Q1 5:17)
Gowers marks near true CHF and boots the first goal for the Bulldogs. (Q1 7:32)
Macmillan is pinged for HTB under a double tackle near the hotspot, Wallis takes the free and steers that one through. (Q1 14:48)
Brown leaps over Adams to mark 20m out on the flank but shanks it left. (Q1 19:10)
Daniel shoots wide after a stoppage from near the hotspot. (Q1 21:04)
Dunkley catches Higgins HTB after the Roo baulks one too many times 50m out on a slight angle from the Dogs goalface. He tries a pass that doesn’t work. (Q2 1:41)
Tarrant is pinged for a hold on Cordy 35m out in front as they sit under a long ball from the wing, Cordy steers through his first goal. (Q2 4:10)
A melee forms after that set shot at the Dogs hotspot and Gowers gets a free on Williams for a second goal without a centre bounce! (Q2 4:57)
Schache marks a Crozier pass from wing to 35m out on a slight angle, but misses. (Q2 6:42)
Ziebell roves Brown on the HFF, Morris chases but Ziebell pokes a high kick to a pack at the hotspot, Brown gets there to bust open the pack for the mark and goal. (Q2 8:12)
Daniel roves a pack on the HFF, baulks clear and pokes a pass down the line to Naughton 20m out who kicks another one for the Bullies. (Q2 11:14)
Lipinski takes a contested grab despite getting smashed by Daw sitting under a Crozier pass 40m out on a slight angle, but he misses. (Q2 14:53)
Wood marks a quick Ahern clearance kick from a ball up on the wing over Morris 35m out on a slight angle, but misses. (Q2 15:58)
Wood gets a free for a push in the back 40m out on the boundary, he screws the set shot to the square, it pitches and comes off the boot of Ziebell into the goalpost. (Q2 20:28)
Hunter passes to Williams on the boundary 35m out, who threads the needle to keep the Doggie party going! (Q2 21:11)
Atley roves at half forward and passes to Brown leading up from the square to 20m on a slight angle. Brown directs that one on target. (Q2 23:14)
Simpkin has Anderson over the back to waltz into the open goal after a turnover at half back by Johannisen. (Q3 1:56)
Cunnington passes to Brown 40m out on the flank, who carefully pokes the set shot inside the right golapost for his third. (Q3 6:17)
Naughton hits the post with a running snap from 45m on the flank. (Q3 7:14)
Goldstein slings Richards around the neck on the boundary 45m out, the ranga’s set shot falls on the line and is just touched through. (Q3 7:52)
Boyd marks a Hunter ball from the HFF to 20m out int eh corridor, in front of a big pack. He makes no mistake with the set shot. (Q3 9:26)
Ziebell floats across a pack at the North hotspot to mark a high ball, but he sprays it right. (Q3 12:56)
Adams pushes Brown out to concede a free 40m out on the flank, a melee ensues and a 50m penalty ensures his fourth goal. (Q3 14:41)
Naughton leaps and marks in a big pack 40m out on the flank, he sails through an exquisite set shot for his second major. (Q3 19:02)
Higgins converts a set shot from 40m on a slight angle after Honeychurch gets caught in possession. (Q3 21:14)
Higgins roves a stoppage 20m out in the pocket but shoots across the face. (Q3 24:53)
Cordy roves and misses from 30m on the flank. (Q3 26:25)
Williams mops up a shank rebound kick by Dunkley to the North HFF, he goes quick and long to the hotspot, Brown is up and Higgins is down to rove and goal! (Q3 28:41)
Hunter misses on the run from half forward just before the 3QT siren. (Q3 30:27)
Ziebell bursts away from the first centre bounce of Q4 and rams through the go-ahead goal from CHF to rev the North fans up to fever pitch! (Q4 0:23)
Brown beats Hunter and Adams to marks in a pack 35m out on the flank, and boots goal number five as easy as shelling peas. (Q4 8:08)
Williams bounces through an unlikely goal after Cunnington commits a clanger at half back. (Q4 11:10)
Atley bounces through a quick replying goal from a pack 25m out on the flank. (Q4 12:48)
Gowers goes long from half forward but it’s over the head of Williams and bounces wide. (Q4 15:55)
Williams gets bumped by Daw 40m out on the flank to get a rather lucky free, but he misses. (Q4 18:18)
Gowers breaks a Murphy tackle at half forward and sends a hig ball to the hotspot, Naughton brings it to ground where Richards roves and snaps truly off the left! (Q4 20:08)
Schache has Gowers over the back of Thompson to mark in stride 30m out on the flank, play on and kick the goa ahead goal from 15m! 2:14 to go. (Q4 24:38)
Higgins bursts from the centre bounce but Crozier intercepts as the clock ticks under 2:00. (Q4 25:40)
Crozier’s rebound kick to the wing results in a ball up, 1:42. (Q4 25:40)
Honeychurch runs away from that stoppage and goes long but Daw rebounds to the other wing, Johannisen intercepts and goes to the pocket, throw in, 1:13. (Q4 26:25)
Higgins to Dumont for the clearance to CHF but the Dogs rebound through Morris, Wallis kicks OOB in the FP, 46 seconds. (Q4 26:38)
Wood roves the rebound kick and North are out, Higgins handballs to space in the pocket, Brown doesn’t bend down but soccers to Ziebell in the square who gathers and goals! (Q4 27:47)
Norht hits the lead once again with 20 seconds to play! (Q4 27:47)
McDonald intercepts the centre clearance kick at half back to ice the game, siren! (Q4 28:40)

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