Blog log from R15 of 2019: Port Adelaide vs Western Bulldogs

Ebert intercepts a Trengove kick across half back and goes quickly to Farrell 40m out on a slight angle, who misses. (Q1 3:14)
Dixon roves near the behind line and lunges toward the goal line for a snap, Cordy dives in to try to touch it, upon video review it’s confirmed as the first goal. (Q1 6:03)
Dunkley ducks his head into a pack at the hotspot and wins a dodgy free on Garner, the Power crowd roars its approval as he misses. (Q1 8:43)
Williams picks up a loose ball at half forward and bangs a chaos ball towards the square, it skids past six blokes for Dickson to volley home from the line! (Q1 14:23)
Bontempelli baulks clear at a stoppage on the wing and goes long to the pocket for Suckling to mark over Burton and kick a fine screwing set shot goal! (Q1 19:04)
Dixon wins a HTB free on Hunter on the HFF but misses. (Q1 22:01)
Butters drops a pud on the HBF in greasy conditions, Dunkley marks within range but goes further down the flank to 25m for Schache who goals. (Q1 23:28)
Dunkley marks again on the HFF and again goes short to Lloyd 30m out, who misses. (Q1 25:28)
Robbie Gray marks a Dixon pass in front of Wood at the hotspot for a goal to bring Port back within a kick. (Q2 6:02)
Schache clunks a Williams ball to the pocket 20m out over Jonas and screws through his second goal, a high quality goal from a tall forward in rainstorm conditions. (Q2 10:29)
Bonner intercepts over Lipinski 50m out on a slight angle, he kicks to the square but the ball pitches behind the pack and rolls wide. (Q2 17:54)
Schache taps down to Smith in ruck 35m out on a slight angle who snaps around the corner off a step from the left boot… that’s through! (Q2 21:06)
Hail now falling at Adelaide Oval. (Q2 22:05)
Boak gets a rare chance for a snap from the pocket 20m out but he shoots wide. (Q2 27:24)
Trengove is pinged for a push on Dixon in a pack 30m out on the flank just before the HT siren, the crowd starts to go up but the set shot nicks the post. (Q2 29:31)
Butters passes to Rozee on the boundary 25m out, who misses. (Q3 1:47)
Williams soccers wide from the hotspot as Port dithers in defence. (Q3 5:30)
Ladhams marks a Byrne-Jones kick down the flank to 20m in front of Cordy, he kicks truly. (Q3 7:53)
Rozee snaps wide from the pocket after Ladhams provides a contest. (Q3 11:14)
Trengove is pinged for a hold on Rozee at the hotspot, the young Power forward converts and Port are back within a kick. (Q3 12:43)
Clurey turns the ball over by foot to Lloyd at half back, Lloyd kicks to space for Dickson who fumbles, bumbles and has to give off to Macrae who finishes from 35m. (Q3 15:16)
Lipinski marks and goals from the hotspot to kick the Dogs clear again. (Q3 17:58)
Smith torpedoes from the next centre bounce, Schache marks it on his chest after beating Burton at the hotspot, he goals as well. Dogs with a big lead in the wet, four kicks! (Q3 19:16)
Wines clears after the next centre bounce to Dixon 50m out on a slight angle, he booms a big set shot for a goal and tries to rev up the sodden home fans. (Q3 20:58)
Sam Gray snaps wide from a pack on the HFF. (Q3 24:43)
Dixon grabs the ball out of ruck at half forward and snaps around the corner from 45m but it drops in the square for Crozier to mark in relief, no score. (Q4 4:02)
Suckling marks a short Lloyd pass 55m out on a slight angle, turns and shoots quickly to an empty goalface… but perhaps hurried it too much, skews wide. (Q4 5:18)
Lycett spoils a rebound kick to English on the Port HFF, runs to gather and snaps… wide but marked on the behind line by Motlop, who misses. (Q4 8:03)
Schache gives to Smith who bounces a snap wide from half forward. (Q4 14:19)
Lipinski soccers home the sealer after English taps the ball loose of a pack at the hotspot. (Q4 15:41)
Duryea passes to Dickson 45m out near the boundary, tough set shot from there but the goal umpire arches the back and watches the set shot whistle over his lime hat. (Q4 18:20)
Hartlett misses a snap from a stoppage near the hotspot. (Q4 20:04)
Dixon passes to Ebert 20m out in the pocket, Ebert completes a dirty night for him by spraying it OOTF. (Q4 23:19)

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