Blog log from R11 of 2019: St Kilda vs Port Adelaide

Boak passes to Howard in front of Brown deep in the pocket 15m out, he screws through the first goal of the afternoon in sunny Shanghai. (Q1 2:02)
Houston passes to Rozee near the behind line, who misses. (Q1 4:48)
Parker falls over trying to mark a Kent pass to 20m on a fast play, he has time to get up and snap but kicks a behind. (Q1 7:32)
Phillips goes long from the wing to a big pack at the hotspot on a slow play, the crumb falls over the back for Newnes to rove and goal. (Q1 9:58)
Duursma roves a smothered Rozee snap near the hotspot and feeds Boak for the goal from 20m. (Q1 11:14)
Billings converts a set shot from CHF after marking a quick centre clearance by Marshall. (Q1 13:13)
Sam Gray provides a contest against two Saints at the hotspot for a Boak inside 50 kick on a fast break up the wing, Butters gets to the crumb and snaps truly. (Q1 14:24)
Bonner passes to Powell-Pepper leading from the square to near the boundary 30m out, he plays on and misses everything. (Q1 17:29)
Bonner snaps around the corner from near the hotspot for his first goal after good ground work by Motlop and Boak. (Q1 19:02)
Parker marks a short Gresham pass on the boundary 25m out and screws through a lovely finish. (Q1 21:43)
Motlop kicks high from the pocket to the top of the square, big pack flies but somehow Rozee is all on his own at the foot of it to rove and waltz into goal. (Q1 24:10)
Sinclair roves a Membrey contest but misses from the top of the square. (Q1 26:16)
Kent passes from the pocket to the hotspot for Phillips to mark and miss. (Q1 27:59)
Membrey leaps high to mark on the boundary 45m out but doesn’t score. (Q1 30:31)
Powell-Pepper roves and shoots across the body from 40m on the flank but it’s just narrow. (Q2 0:16)
Joyce encroaches to give away 50m to bring Boak from half forward to the top of the square for a charity goal. (Q2 2:17)
Robbie Gray bounces through a nice snap from congestion 40m out on a slight angle. (Q2 4:12)
Bruce roves and grubbers from the pocket under Westhoff pressure 20m out but misses. (Q2 5:35)
Kent roves at pace in midfield, breaks a tackle and kicks long over the back for Membrey to gather, baulk around Clurey and goal from 15m. (Q2 8:03)
Farrell roves a bouncing centre clearance kick by Powell-Pepper and just evades a lunging tackle by Battle to goal from 20m. (Q2 9:48)
Long marks 45m out on a slight angle, his set shot is long and strong! (Q2 10:45)
Westhoff bullocks a few Saints off the ball in a pack 20m out on a slight angle and snaps his first goal. (Q2 13:13)
Duursma feeds Robbie Gray for a snap miss from a stoppage 45m out on the flank. (Q2 15:28)
Butters passes to Farrell near the boundary 40m out who threads the needle with an impressive set shot. (Q2 18:33)
Kent misses a set shot from the hotspot, disappointingly. (Q2 19:22)
Gresham misses from the HFF. (Q2 21:05)
Sam Gray forces a kick clanger by Geary on the wing with a good chase then runs back to mark a Motlop pass to the pocket 20m out and goal. (Q2 22:03)
Lycett draws a holding free on Brown 45m out on a slight angle but kicks OOTF. (Q2 23:46)
Membrey roves his own contest in the pocket and handballs over two Port chasers to Sinclair who misses badly from 15m. (Q2 26:49)
Bonner is the latest Port player to join the party, he boots his second goal from just outside 50m on a slight angle off a step from his right boot. (Q2 29:29)
Howard marks a Motlop pass at the top of the square and boots the first goal of second half junk time. (Q3 4:13)
Robbie Gray passes to Westhoff 35m out on the flank, his set shot falls in the opposite pocket where Ryder marks in a pack and goals. (Q3 11:39)
Butters is front and centre for a long kick to a pack in the pocket and grubbers home another one. This is junk time. (Q3 13:27)
Butters smothers Newnes in the pocket, butters up and goes back and short to Duursma 40m out on the flank who kicks truly. (Q3 18:12)
Ryder draws a holding free on Battle 25m out on the flank and also kicks straight. (Q3 19:54)
Gresham baulks clear from a pack 30m out on the flank and snaps a nice goal. (Q3 22:12)
Kent misses a set shot from 40m on the flank. (Q3 23:48)
Marshall marks over Ryder in the pocket 20m out and slots a goal to cement his claims to be the best Saint on the ground. (Q3 27:28)
Lycett converts a set shot from 40m on a slight angle as the 3QT siren sounds. (Q3 30:28)
Marshal strips Robbie Gray in a tackle at a stoppage in the pocket, Sinclair roves and misses from 20m. (Q4 4:35)
Bonner baulks clear for a snap off a step from 55m on the flank, that one sails through for his third goal. (Q4 5:06)
Motlop gets some garbage with a snap from half forward. (Q4 7:22)
Membrey wins a hard footy in a pack at the hotspot and reefs it out to Gresham who snaps truly from 15m. (Q4 9:37)
Howard marks on the boundary 20m out but doesn’t score. (Q4 12:06)
Sam Gray marks a Butters kick to 35m out on the flank but misses. (Q4 16:21)
Parker worries Clurey off a ground ball in the pocket and gives to Gresham who baulks around Lienert and goals from 15m. (Q4 17:36)
Parker misses a snap on the turn from near the hotspot after Butters turns the ball over by foot on the wing. (Q4 20:22)
Sam Gray passes to Robbie Gray near the hotspot for some gray-shaded junk. (Q4 21:40)
Powell-Pepper runs through CHF and misses from 45m. (Q4 22:42)
Parker passes to Kent who misses from 45m on a slight angle,. not quite a superhero play that one. (Q4 23:21)
Boak passes to Robbie Gray on the boundary 40m out for some more garbage. (Q4 25:34)
Dunstan misses a wobbler from 20m on the flank. (Q4 26:54)
Robbie Gray misses a set shot from 30m on the flank. (Q4 27:51)
Membrey passes to Marshall 40m out on a slight angle who just misses. (Q4 29:08)

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