Blog log from P1 of 2020: Gold Coast vs Geelong

Hawkins beats Lukosius one on one to mark a Blicavs kick from wing to the flank 40m out. His set shot is across the face. (Q1 4:10)
Greenwood beats Dangerfield in a battle in midfield, butters up and hits Ainsworth 45m out in the corridor who misses. (Q1 6:40)
Ainsworth catches Narkle HTB near the boundary 35m out and screws through the first goal. (Q1 8:59)
Lemmens checksides his first goal from the other pocket 20m out after earning a high contact free on Constable. (Q1 12:59)
Parsons bounces a left-foot snap wide from 20m on the flank. (Q1 19:12)
Sexton marks a high ball over Bews near the behind line and screws through his first goal. (Q1 21:11)
Rowell turns the ball over by foot on the wing, Miers starts the counter, Dangerfield sets up Rohan to goal from the square despite a tackle by Burgess. (Q1 26:12)
Brodie roves a King mark attempt and shoots wide from the hotspot. (Q1 27:14)
Hawkins misses a set shot from the pocket. (Q1 29:35)
Lemmens snaps just wide left from near CHF. (Q2 0:16)
Weller misses on the run from the HFF after a quick turnover from the kick in. (Q2 0:55)
MacPherson also misses a gettable chance, this one a mid-range set shot. (Q2 1:44)
MacPherson feeds Miller for a snap from 45m in front after the Cats get in trouble trying to switch, that one also floats wide. (Q2 4:42)
Graham leaps on the line to touch through a long Jenkins snap for a point. (Q2 6:32)
Ablett gets a shepherd from Jenkins to allow him to run onto a loose ball in the pocket and centre for Ratugolea to mark and goal from the square. (Q2 7:30)
Parsons roves the next centre bounce, runs to 60m and bombs long, Hawkins shepherds the fall and it bounces through for a goal. (Q2 8:55)
Wright checksides a lovely finish from a set shot on the boundary 30m out after marking in front of Taylor. (Q2 14:24)
Zac Smith is stripped on the HBF as the Suns apply more frontal pressure, but Weller’s snap is also wide. (Q2 18:34)
Day kicks to an empty forward line, King leads Stanley to the loose footy at the hotspot and delivers a lovely right-foot step to baulk clear for the dribble goal. (Q2 21:21)
MacPherson traps a loose footy with skill in the centre and passes to Sexton 40m in front for another one for the Suns. (Q2 23:42)
Budarick is the next Gold Coast player to join the procession with a rove and goal from 40m on a slight angle, after a spoil in a pack by Rowell. (Q2 26:26)
Bowes gives to Miller who misses again under not much pressure from just inside true CHF. (Q2 28:01)
Atkins wins a HTB free on Joyce at a stoppage near the hotspot for the first goal of Q3. (Q3 2:12)
Rohan misses a mid-range snap as the Cats apply their own frontal pressure. (Q3 3:23)
Narkle misses a set shot from 50m on a slight angle. (Q3 5:12)
Ratugolea leaps over Joyce to mark a Taylor pass to the hotspot, but sprays it. (Q3 6:03)
MacPherson roves a Wright contest 20m out, fends off a diving Bews and hits the post off the right boot. (Q3 9:35)
Two Cats bash into Sexton at the top of the square going for a short Brodie pass, no free paid but Swallow swoops and goals. (Q3 11:47)
Blicavs spoils on the HFF but two Suns swarm the crumb, Lemmens gives to Sexton who grubbers it home from 35m. (Q3 14:47)
Anderson roves a Day contest on the HFF, baulks towards the boundary and rolls through a lovely snap from 30m. (Q3 17:01)
Sharp misses a long set shot. (Q3 19:33)
Greenwood shaves the goal post with a snap from a pack 40m out on the flank. (Q3 20:31)
Greenwood wins a hard ball get at half forward and pokes a pass under a double tackle to Sharp 45m out on the flank, who swings through a goal. (Q3 22:48)
Miller volleys a loose footy at half forward towards CHF for Wright to juggle a mark, he misses from 45m. (Q3 25:48)
Anderson gathers a loose footy on the HFF and delivers a lovely centring kick for King to run onto at the hotspot… but King misses. (Q3 26:27)
King marks again 40m out on a slight angle, this set shot is on line. (Q3 29:00)
Sexton marks a McLennan pass 45m out on the flank and hits the post with his set shot. (Q4 1:11)
Sharp misses a flying snap from 45m on a slight angle. (Q4 2:42)
Sexton is front and centre for a Day contest in the pocket and snaps across his body for a nice finish from 25m. (Q4 4:13)
Narkle runs away from a pack in the centre and passes to Rohan leading from the square to the pocket in front of Joyce. Rohan goals. (Q4 5:22)
Day snaps a nice goal off a step after getting a lucky bounce 25m out on the flank. (Q4 9:16)
Sexton roves and shoots off a step from 40m on a slight angle for another one. (Q4 12:26)
Ablett, who has done bugger all this evening, misses a snap from the pocket. (Q4 18:00)
Swallow passes to Day 35m out in front, who goals again. (Q4 19:42)
Zach Guthrie loses the handle trying to run through traffic from defensive goalsquare, MacPherson throws a boot at it and misses from 5m. (Q4 21:42)
Miers snaps a junk time goal from near the hotspot. (Q4 22:40)
Kennerley snaps wide from a stoppage near the hotspot. (Q4 24:42)
Rohan marks over two smaller Suns 20m out, turns and runs into the open goal. (Q4 27:42)
Wright misses from a set shot from 55m on a slight angle. (Q4 29:27)
Lemmens feeds Sexton to waltz into the open goal for his sixth. (Q4 30:11)
Sexton bounces a hurried snap wide from CHF in the last minute. (Q4 31:40)

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