Blog log from R15 of 2018: Fremantle vs Brisbane

McCluggage kicks off the scoring with a snap for a miss from a pack on the HFF. (Q1 1:36)
Fremantle can’t clear half back with the kick in, Rayner boots the first goal of the evening from 30m on a slight angle after roving a Hipwood contest. (Q1 2:51)
McStay misses a tough set shot from deep in the pocket. (Q1 3:46)
Taylor passes to Hipwood 45m out in front and gets a 50m penalty for a trainer running through the mark to ensure the goal. (Q1 9:42)
Neale misses a quick snap from half forward, that’s the first Docker score. (Q1 13:03)
Tucker spins out of trouble in the centre and goes long to Nyhuis who draws a holding free on Martin 20m out on a slight angle, he misses a soda though. (Q1 13:50)
Neale roves a stoppage on the HFF but snaps wide again under heavy pressure. (Q1 15:21)
Hipwood roves in the pocket and sets up Taylor with a set shot from 45m on a slight angle, who converts. Brisbane has the jump in Perth! (Q1 22:06)
Brayshaw holds Berry after a mark in the centre to give away 50m, Berry is brought to near the hotspot where he pops through the goal. (Q1 23:21)
Fyfe feeds Langdon running from the centre, his long ball to the hotspot is marked by Tucker who sprays an easy one. (Q1 26:00)
Hipwood marks a long Robinson kick from the wing over Hamling 20m out on the flank but slams the set shot into the goalpost. (Q1 27:32)
Langdon gets a set shot after the Qt siren from a tough spot 40m out wide on the flank, he converts like the good HFF he is. (Q1 29:21)
McStay gives to Hipwood for a left-foot snap from 25m on the flank but it’s across the face. (Q2 0:32)
McStay runs into the open goal as Fyfe limps off with a hamstring injury. Dockers in disarray! (Q2 12:18)
Hipwood marks just outside the hotspot and shoots wide right. (Q2 13:53)
Apeness gets a free for a hold by Robertson near the goalsquare and boots a much-needed goal for Fremantle. (Q2 15:33)
Cutler marks on the HFF 40m out over Ryan, turns and runs towards goal, his snap sneaks just inside the left goalpost. (Q2 19:33)
Mundy snaps across the face from deep in the pocket. (Q2 20:29)
Taylor roves a huge pack in the pocket and goals from 10m out in front. (Q2 24:34)
Robertson coughs the ball up on the last line under Cox tackling pressure, the ball spills to Walters who gives back to Cox for the volley home. (Q2 26:08)
Walters misses a tough snap from the pocket after a ball in. (Q3 0:49)
McInerney leaps in front of Hamling and marks 30m out on a slight angle from a Beams long kick from the wing. A 50m penalty ensures the goal, incident off the ball. (Q3 2:40)
Martin taps to Beams to run from a ball up on the wing and pass to Hipwood 40m out near the boundary, he hits the hotspot where Taylor catches Cerra HTB for the goal from 15m. (Q3 5:35)
McStay marks at the same spot Hipwood just kicked from, looks a bit unsure but pops up the set shot in laconic fashion… and nails it! (Q3 7:25)
Cox passes to Ballantyne on a fast break up members’ wing, Balla crosses the HFF and goes himself from 45m but it’s well wide. (Q3 8:53)
Hipwood misses a hurried snap from half forward off the left boot. (Q3 10:27)
Taylor passes from the pocket to Cutler at the hotspot who makes no mistake, Brisbane are in complete control. (Q3 12:10)
Kersten runs into the open goal after Ballantyne feeds Walter for the centre clearance and Mundy gets the goal assist handball. (Q3 13:19)
Cutler gets a set shot 40m out on the flank after a mark, but misses. (Q3 14:55)
Sheridan gets a set shot from 40m near the boundary but shoots OOTF. (Q3 17:11)
Witherden sails through a lovely checkside snap from 40m in front after a feed by Martin following a stoppage to continue the Lions dominance. (Q3 18:38)
Rayner marks over Ryan in a pack in the square for another one for the rampaging Lions. (Q3 20:11)
Cox marks in the Freo goalsquare for a rare Docker goal, but it’s way too late now. (Q3 21:56)
Apeness intercepts a Rich kicks 45m out on the flank from the Fremantle goals, but misses. (Q3 24:56)
Rich kicks OOTF from the kick in 25m out, Giro screws through the goal from the free. (Q3 25:36)
Sheridan burns the ball by hand deep in defence setting up Langdon to get caught HTB by McStay 25m out on the flank, he converts as well. (Q4 3:43)
Christensen roves a long Rayner ball up the guts to a pack at the hotspot, he gives to Zorko who baulks and goals with more ease than seemed possible. (Q4 6:08)
Christensen gets some junk with a snap from half forward. (Q4 9:42)
Wilson kicks blind from the BP but it’s intercepted by McCluggage on the HFF, who hits the square but no score results. (Q4 12:09)
Zorko passes backwards from a pack in the pocket to Christensen 40m out near the boundary. Bundy shoots across the face. (Q4 13:53)
Fremantle get a very rare running attack through midfield, bit of a training run really as the Lions are tired of winning, Mundy goals from 15m. (Q4 16:08)
Rayner picks up a loose ball in the pocket and tries a bit of lairisation, but the checkside from 25m is narrow. (Q4 20:12)
Cerra passes to Ballantyne to mark in front of Rich 30m out on the flank, he steers that bit of garbage through. (Q4 22:28)
McInerney boots his second goal after marking a Taylor pass from the HFF at the hotspot. (Q4 24:58)
Ballantyne marks deep in the pocket 20m out but misses. (Q4 26:23)
Brayshaw gives from the pocket to Ballantyne who bounces through his second goal off the left from 20m on the flank. (Q4 27:30)
Hipwood draws a holding free on Alex Pearce waiting for the Berry centre clearance to drop near the hotspot. He goals as the final siren sounds. (Q4 28:58)

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