Blog log from R7 of 2020: Sydney vs Gold Coast

Hanley hits the lead of Day in front of Fox 30m out near the boundary, who kicks straight but it’s touched by Fox for a behind. (Q1 1:43)
Mills tries a diagonal kick from the HBF to the centre but goes straight to Ellis, GC works it wide to Bowes who hits the square from the HFF, the crumb falls for Rankine, goal! (Q1 3:59)
Day has Anderson running behind the Swan defensive line on a fast break play, Anderson has time to pick up and stroll into the open goal. (Q1 10:50)
McCartin marks a long speculator in a massive pack at the hotspot for his first goal of the evening. (Q1 13:15)
Ainsworth gives wide to Hanley who shoots off a step from 45m on the flank… just across the face. (Q1 15:26)
Aliir marks over Collins 20m out on the flank and steers through a nice finish, even though he looked very uncertain over it. (Q1 22:31)
Parker catches Weller HTB after the next centre bounce and goes long to CHF where Blakey draws a holding free on Lukosius and doesn’t score with a shank. (Q1 23:56)
Rankine roves and misses from a pack 40m out on a slight angle. (Q2 0:52)
Day has a moment to measure a snap across the body from 25m on the boundary and screws it through! (Q2 3:32)
MacPherson roves and snaps truly after two Swans follow Sexton to a loose ball at the hotspot to leave him free. (Q2 5:38)
Ainsworth roves a Day contest and grubbers wide from deep in the pocket 20m out. (Q2 7:37)
Dawson misses a flying snap from 50m on a slight angle. (Q2 8:49)
Sexton roves a Day contest and goals with ease from 20m. (Q2 10:25)
Taylor roves at the hotspot and gives to Rowbottom who baulks and checksides into the goalpost. (Q2 13:39)
Rankine marks outside CHF on a rebound up the guts from that kick in, Weller glides to 40m and rams home another one for the Suns. (Q2 14:05)
McCartin marks a Parker centre clearance kick in front of Ballard 40m out on a slight angle and goals. (Q2 15:48)
Hanley intercepts a Stoddart dump kick from the last line to 40m out on a slight angle, he shanks it OOTF. (Q2 19:03)
Papley picks up a loose ball in a pack and snaps off the left from 40m on the flank, it’s a dirty wobbler but it’s straight. (Q2 20:06)
Aliir takes a big contested mark in a pack at the hotspot despite a hard challenge by Lukosius. He boots goal number two. (Q2 22:52)
Sexton marks on the lead in front of Cunningham 40m out on the flank just before the HT siren, he doesn’t score. (Q2 27:39)
Lukosius intercepts a dump kick by Parker on the HFF 50m out, he roosts a massive set shot straight through the hi-diddle-diddle! (Q3 2:58)
Greenwood gets the next centre clearance, Sexton roves at CHF and snaps wide. (Q3 4:21)
Rowbottom roves a pack at the hotspot, bounces off a Collins challenge and gives outside to Hayward who does the rest off the right boot. (Q3 8:18)
Anderson marks an Ainsworth pass over Stephens 40m out on a slight angle, but misses badly. (Q3 9:51)
Swallow bounces a snap from 40m in front into the goalpost. (Q3 10:17)
Ainsworth roves and shoots from the HFF, just across the face. (Q3 12:01)
Hayward gives inside from a stoppage in the pocket to Clarke who snaps across his body from the hotspot for a goal. (Q3 14:33)
Swallow marks 45m out on a slight angle and misses. (Q3 16:13)
King draws a contact free on Rampe 45m out on the flank, he sails through a lovely set shot to keep the Suns at arm’s length. (Q3 21:31)
Weller snaps truly from a stoppage in the pocket, Suns always seem to have an answer when the Swans get anywhere near. (Q3 21:55)
Stephens hits the top of the square with a kick from the HFF, Papley is right there at position A for the rove and goal. (Q3 24:14)
Rankine sails through his second goal with a snap from 40m in front after a stoppage on the HFF. (Q3 27:57)
Hayward snaps a sensational goal from 50m on the flank that wobbles through just as the 3QT siren sounds! (3 Qtr Time)
Papley marks within range on the HFF but McCartin gives away a dumb free kick off the ball to reverse it and fluff the chance to score. (Q4 3:04)
Rankine thieves the crumb from a stoppage in the pocket off Lloyd and snaps off line from 20m. (Q4 7:16)
Warner hits the post with a snap from the pocket. (Q4 8:53)
Stephens roves a Blakey contest at the hotspot but misses. (Q4 11:04)
Miller intercepts Parker at half forward and goes long to Day who draws a contact free on Parker near the behind line and kicks the sealing goal from 10m. (Q4 13:18)
Swallow marks at the hotspot for some junk. (Q4 21:10)
Holman marks on the wing and gets a cheap 50m penalty to gift him some garbage from 25m. (Q4 23:00)

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