Blog log from R5 of 2019: Richmond vs Sydney

Rioli gives wide of a pack on the HFF, Ross snaps from 40m but it’s off hands for a behind. (Q1 2:06)
Lloyd plays on from the kick in but his short pass is intercepted by Rioli who kicks it over his head for the first goal from 35m. (Q1 2:35)
Martin roves a McIntosh contest and snaps across the body from near the hotspot, it drops in the square and Rampe reaches over Lynch to spoil for a point. (Q1 4:36)
Astbury stumbles and falls to allow his man Franklin to gather a bouncing Papley kick to the hotspot, turn and run into the open goal. (Q1 6:20)
Parker dives to mark a Jack low ball to 45m on a slight angle and boots the second Sydney goal. (Q1 10:21)
Heeney hesitates in heavy traffic in midfield and is dispossessed, Lynch eventually gives to Ellis who snaps around the corner from 40m on the flank for a goal. (Q1 14:21)
Thurlow passes to Jack 40m out on the flank who misses. (Q1 16:21)
Martin passes to Castagna 40m out on the flank who just misses. (Q1 19:36)
Lambert runs down the flank to snap a goal from 30m after a feed by Castagna. (Q1 22:51)
Heeney marks deep in the pocket 20m out and screws through a fine finish. (Q2 3:55)
Jones’ kick clanger on the wing leads to a quick Richmond attack, Caddy goes long to Martin to mark in front of Rampe near the hotspot for his first goal of the season. (Q2 5:19)
Bolton bounces twice down the wing, reaches the HFF and passes to Lambert at the hotspot for a go-ahead goal. (Q2 7:32)
Martin misses a set shot from 40m on the flank. (Q2 13:45)
Kennedy bounces through a goal from near CHF after the Swans attack up the guts. (Q2 14:48)
Baker intercepts a slow Parker handball near CHF, he has time to straighten and goal from 40m with ease. (Q2 20:11)
Balta marks a short Bolton pass in front of Aliir and converts from 30m on the flank. (Q2 22:29)
Martin is on his own over the back to mark a Lambert pass for an easy goal from 10m. (Q2 25:52)
Caddy marks in front of Lloyd at the hotspot just before the HT siren and goals as well, Richmond in full control at Docklands. (Q2 28:14)
Kennedy runs from congestion on the wing and passes low and hard over CHF to Franklin leading to 40m on a slight angle on the fat side. Buddy kicks truly for his second. (Q3 5:29)
Lynch snaps wide after roving an Aliir drop at the hotspot. (Q3 8:01)
Jack marks on the HFF and plays on for a snap… OOTF. (Q3 8:18)
Lynch does a Michael Roach impression jumping over a pack at the hotspot for a big chest mark from a Higgins kick, but he hits the post. (Q3 14:45)
Franklin marks a long Thurlow kick to the boundary 30m out over Grimes, he screws through the goal off the left boot. (Q3 18:15)
Thurlow is pinged for a fairly soft arm chop on Bolton 30m out near the boundary, who misses. (Q3 19:59)
Bolton misses a running checkside from the pocket 20m out. (Q3 21:06)
Baker passes down the flank to Caddy 20m out who delivers his second goal. (Q3 22:30)
Martin hits the crumb to a Lynch contest to a McIntosh inside 50 kick at top speed, he snaps a sizzling goal off the left to get the Tiger faithful up and roaring! (Q3 26:31)
Heeney roves and snaps wide off the left from the top of the square. (Q3 28:33)
Heeney kicks long to Franklin one out with Grimes, ump pays a holding free to Buddy and he goals from 15m. (Q4 4:06)
Martin roves a Lynch contest but checksides wide from 20m on a slight angle. (Q4 7:25)
Reid marks in front of a pack 40m out on the flank and takes his first kick of the night, which is a behind. (Q4 8:21)
Heeney contests in a pack 20m out, the crumb falls towards the square where Papley soccers a goal. 11:35 left and four kicks in it, surely not? (Q4 10:52)
Balta snaps from half forward but it falls short for Mills to rush. (Q4 13:51)
Prestia accidentally toepokes OOTF in the BP, Franklin takes the free 10m out and misses. (Q4 15:21)
Thurlow turns the ball over by foot at half back to Prestia who goes quickly to Castagna 45m out in front. This would be the official sealer… it’s good. (Q4 19:21)
Prestia runs from the centre to rove at the hotspot following the next bounce, his quick kick lands in the belly of Balta in the square for a champagne footy goal, his second. (Q4 21:37)
Jones to Rowbottom at half forward from the next centre bounce, he kicks to Reid who marks 20m on the flank for some garbage. (Q4 23:21)
Franklin goes long to Papley who drops a mark over Stack but gets a free for an arm chop, technical but it was there. He misses anyway, Tiger crowd gives him a cheer. (Q4 26:03)
Franklin marks well within range but centres to the hotspot for Heeney for some extremely smelly refuse in the last minute. (Q4 27:16)

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