Blog log from R13 of 2019: Carlton vs Western Bulldogs

English runs forward after being part of a rebound to mark a Suckling pass to 40m on a slight angle, but he misses. (Q1 2:42)
English leaps in front of a pack to mark 45m out on the flank, this one straightens for the first goal of the evening. (Q1 4:50)
McLean soccers from a pack 15m out, it rolls near the goalpost plus Ed Curnow slides in, goal umpire says goal, review inconclusive, ruling of goal stands. (Q1 8:05)
Newman kicks from half forward to the hotspot where Cordy holds Charlie Curnow to concede the free and first goal for the Blues. (Q1 12:50)
Lipinski passes to Lloyd 30m out on the flank, Weitering is pinged for late contact in the back to ensure the goal from the line. (Q1 14:46)
Macrae passes to Naughton near the hotspot who misses. (Q1 16:28)
Johannisen passes to Lloyd 20m out on a slight angle for his second goal. (Q1 23:31)
McGovern passes to Gibbons 40m out on a slight angle who misses. (Q1 25:46)
Murphy uses one hand to intercept a Daniel kick in to 30m on the flank, and just squeezes the set shot inside the near goalpost. (Q1 26:46)
Dunkley caps off a sensational first quarter with a juggle and goal from a stoppage near the hotspot under a tackle. (Q1 29:31)
Lipinski passes to Naughton who drops it 35m out in front but gets a free for Casboult pushing him in the back, he kicks truly. (Q2 2:24)
Lipinski punches a snap low and hard from the hotspot for another one for the Bullies after another clearance from Bontempelli. (Q2 4:15)
Fisher is pinged for contact on Johannisen trying to intercept a dump kick to 40m on the flank, JJ misses. (Q2 6:15)
Suckling gives to Lloyd for a miss off a step from 40m on the flank. (Q2 7:48)
Cuningham passes to Thomas 40m out on a slight angle who misses. (Q2 10:45)
McGovern screws through a set shot from next to the behind post. (Q2 12:01)
Cripps kicks across half back but Naughton spoils Weitering, Lloyd burns Suckling but kicks the goal from 30m. (Q2 14:45)
Dunkley gets a 50m penalty on Thomas to bring him from CHB to CHF, he passes to Naughton who marks over Newman 35m out on a slight angle then misses. (Q2 16:45)
Kreuzer beats Gardner in ruck to catch and shoots from 20m on a slight angle, he goals off the left boot. (Q2 20:58)
Kreuzer down to Walsh at a stoppage for a left foot snap across the body from the hotspot… well wide left. (Q2 24:30)
The Blues rebound around the outer wing hugging the boundary, Charlie Curnow marks forward of the wing and kicks to space for Dow to run onto and grubber home under a tackle! (Q2 26:31)
Bontempelli beats Weitering to mark a Johannisen kick to the hotspot then gives off a Joe the Goose special for Dickson to waltz into goal. (Q2 28:09)
Charlie Curnow gets a free for a hold against Cordy in the pack 15m out in the pocket, he makes no mistake. (Q2 31:16)
O’Brien pushes Suckling as he shoots on the run from 40m out in front to give away a free, Suckers misses. (Q3 1:35)
Dunkley feeds Dale outside a pack 40m out on the flank who bounces a snap wide. (Q3 3:15)
Cuningham baulks clear for a snap off a step from the flank 40m out that’s just narrow. (Q3 5:35)
Charlie Curnow taps down a Dunkley handball at the top of the square then follows up for the soccer, did Trengove touch it off the boot? Video reviewer says no, it’s a goal. (Q3 6:53)
Thomas roosts a huge goal from congestion 50m out on a slight angle and he loves it, celebrating his 250th game with half a dozen Blues getting around him! (Q3 9:20)
Kreuzer clears from the next centre bounce, Charlie Curnow is in front to mark 45m out on a slight angle but he shanks it OOTF. (Q3 10:35)
Simpson passes to Cuningham 40m out near the boundary, he misses. (Q3 12:40)
Charlie Curnow marks a Gibbons kick to 40m on the flank, Cordy outpositioned. He kicks truly, a couple of points in it now! (Q3 15:47)
O’Brien passes to Charlie Curnow on the boundary 40m out, he plays on and misses. (Q3 16:49)
Murphy intercepts a Daniel rebound kick and quickly passes inboard to the corridor for Fisher 40m out. This for a Carlton lead… runs in left and shoots right. (Q3 17:35)
Williams burns the footy by foot from half back straight to Fisher, quick counter ends with Charlie Curnow getting a holding free on Trengove 20m out for his fifth goal! (Q3 20:47)
Carlton has completely dominated the quarter and very much deserves this lead. (Q3 21:10)
Thomas roves a Lipinski fumble 20m out on a slight angle and rams a snap into the post off his left boot. (Q3 22:50)
Suckling kicks an unlikely goal from near the boundary 45m out after a rare stoppage inside 50 for the Bulldogs who have been bullied since HT. (Q3 26:46)
O’Brien shoots on the run from 45m on the flank but it’s off the side of the boot and OOTF. (Q3 27:50)
McLean kicks short to Suckling on the boundary 35m out, but his set shot is wide and rushed to level the scores. (Q3 29:47)
Dickson marks at the hotspot for the go-ahead goal in the last 15 seconds before 3QT. (Q3 31:13)
English shoots from a stoppage 35m out on the flank but it bounces wide. (Q4 2:41)
Daniel passes to Smith who marks in front of Thomas 40m out near the boundary. The goal umpire barely moves as the set shot sails over his peaked cap. (Q4 3:37)
Bontempelli marks a Johannisen pass on the HFF in front of Plowman then misses. (Q4 5:37)
Long ball to the Dog goalsquare, Weitering is pinged for an obvious jumper hold on Naughton for a very easy goal. (Q4 6:23)
Weitering is pinged for deliberate OOB 20m out but Naughton misses. (Q4 9:22)
Hunter passes to Suckling 40m out on the flank who misses. (Q4 10:22)
Walsh kicks OOTF on the rebound, the kick comes in quickly to a pack 25m out on a slight angle where English marks and goals. Dogs have this locked away. (Q4 12:04)
Lipinski marks a Macrae pass in the pocket 25m out for his second goal, we are in junk time now. (Q4 16:38)
Cuningham snaps a goal from the pocket 20m out to little reaction, everyone knows the game is done by now. (Q4 20:08)
McKay marks on the lead 40m out on a slight angle and converts, a little more reaction but not much. 6:06 to go, still four kicks behind. (Q4 21:28)
Wood marks a Fisher snap from half forward on the line to prevent another goal. (Q4 23:25)
Gibbons pokes a short kick to Setterfield near the boundary 30m out who hits the post. (Q4 23:55)
Kreuzer passes to Charlie Curnow near the behind post, plus a 50m penalty for tapping the ball out of his hands late to ensure the goal from the line. (Q4 25:02)
Three kicks in it, 3:55 to go. (Q4 25:02)
McGovern kicks long to a pack in the pocket, the crumb sits up for Cuningham to zoom onto and snap across the body for another one! Sensational footy! (Q4 26:38)
Two kicks in it, 3:22 to go, game on! (Q4 26:38)
Cripps to O’Brien for the next centre clearance, it’s a mongrel but Charlie Curnow marks at the hotspot and goals, seven for him! (Q4 27:38)
2:50 to go and it’s three points the difference, most definitely game on now! (Q4 27:53)
The Dogs boss the next centre bounce and bounce it to the HFF where Suckling is first there, but he chooses to pass to the square, intercept and the opportunity is lost. (Q4 29:23)
Macrae starts some tempo in the centre with 1:30 to go. (Q4 29:53)
Dow tackles to force a stoppage on the Blue HBF inside the last minute, McLean is pinged for HTB, O’Brien starts the attack… (Q4 29:53)
Murphy long to half forward, big scramble, Dunkley catches Dow HTB to ice the game, siren, Dogs win! (Q4 29:53)

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