Blog log from R14 of 2020: Port Adelaide vs Sydney

Sutcliffe plays on to advantage to snap the first goal from a stoppage at the hotspot, after Mills’ tackle on Gray slipped down to his legs. (Q1 2:34)
Gray snaps his first goal from the pocket 20m out after roving a smother on Aliir by Marshall. (Q1 9:04)
Port wins the next centre clearance with Wines kicking inside 50, Butters marks at the hotspot and misses left. (Q1 10:34)
Papley roves and gets a chance for a grubbing snap from 30m on a slight angle and skids it through under a tackle by Clurey. (Q1 15:04)
Westhoff sets Butters off on a run to 25m but he tweaks his left knee and coughs it up, eventually Marshall marks 25m out near the boundary and kicks OOTF. (Q1 18:34)
Butters, who evidently has the powers of recovery of a young man, kicks high to the pocket for Dixon to mark 15m out for his first goal. (Q1 19:34)
Lycett catches Sinclair high going for a Papley ball from the HFF to the hotspot, his set shot starts right but the wind blows it inside the goalpost. (Q1 22:04)
Dixon taps a bouncing inside 50 ball to the pocket to Gray who does the rest off the right boot from 20m. (Q1 24:24)
Dawson marks the next centre clearance kick and converts from half forward after the QT siren. (Q1 26:47)
Dixon marks in front of Melican one out at the hotspot from a centring ball by Amon, he boots goal number two. (Q2 8:07)
Dixon draws a contact free on Aliir 20m out on a slight angle for his third. (Q2 11:52)
Butters wins a hard ball on the ground and reefs out a handball to Boak who strokes through the goal off a step from 45m in the corridor. (Q2 17:18)
Wines sails through a snap from the pocket 20m out after a stoppage with seconds to go before HT. (Q2 25:53)
Westhoff snaps wide off a step from 40m on the flank after a feed by Duursma. (Q3 1:11)
Amon kicks OOTF from the BP, Lloyd hits the square for POrt to spoil and rebound. (Q3 4:14)
Reid marks a wobbly ball that flies past Sinclair and over McKenzie at the hotspot for the first goal of Q3. (Q3 4:40)
Wicks catches Powell-Pepper HTB 35m out wide on the flank but misses. (Q3 11:59)
Bell rises over McKenzie to clunk a Florent kick to 45m on a slight angle, he misses left. (Q3 13:12)
Blakey marks just inside true CHF on a lead, Sydney is peppering but not converting and this is also a miss. (Q3 15:14)
Blakey runs away from a pack and down the flank to 25m and checksides a goal just before the 3QT siren! (3 Qtr Time)
Mills spoils Westhoff in the pocket for the first score of Q4, a rushed behind. (Q4 0:12)
Dixon roves his own contest in the pocket, looks inside, baulks away from Melican and has a ping off the right from 30m on the flank… big goal! (Q4 2:22)
Dixon leaps in a pack on the HFF and clunks the mark just inside the 50m paint, Melican powerless to stop him. His set shot fades right. (Q4 5:10)
Bell swings through a set shot from 40m on the flank to keep the Swans interested, after Lycett is pinged for a high fend. (Q4 9:27)
Lloyd sets up Cunningham for a running snap from 50m on a slight angle that sails wide. (Q4 12:35)
Butters rolls through the sealing goal from a pack near the hotspot after Mills loses a chaos ball in the sun and Sutcliffe feeds him with a nice inside give. (Q4 17:11)
Reid is over the back for a Florent ball to the square for some junk. (Q4 18:26)
Westhoff snaps some garbage from 30m on the flank. (Q4 21:25)

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