Blog log from R7 of 2022: West Coast vs Richmond

Lynch marks over McGovern and Edwards 25m out on the flank but misses. (Q1 1:17)
Short passes short to Castagna 40m out in the corridor after Shuey can’t mark in the centre. The set shot is good for the first goal of the evening. (Q1 4:05)
West kicks a long speculator to a pack in the pocket, Strnadica stays down and the crumb falls in his lap for a goal from 20m. (Q1 7:38)
Lynch plays on after marking an Edwards pass over McGovern on the flank 25m out but he checksides wide. (Q1 9:05)
Riewoldt marks a Short pass near the hotspot and boots his first goal. (Q1 9:43)
Castagna intercepts a short kick by Naish 45m out on the flank but sprays it OOTF, as he can tend to do. (Q1 11:48)
Lynch marks a wayward kick by Castagna from the hotspot that lands deep in the pocket 20m out, he screws it home for goal number two. (Q1 14:03)
Graham passes to McIntosh 30m out on the flank after Maurice Rioli junior roves at half forward and reefs out a pressured handball. McIntosh kicks truly. (Q1 16:18)
Lynch gets a Joe the Goose special in the square to kick his 400th career goal, after a turnover deep in attack. (Q1 21:18)
Bolton kicks long from the HFF towards the square, Edwards is pinged for a hold on Lynch who hits the post from near the behind line. (Q1 22:38)
Darling bounces a snap from the pocket into the post. (Q1 23:17)
Bolton marks 45m out on the flank, the goal umpire doesn’t have to move as the set shot sails over his peaked cap. (Q1 24:18)
Bolton contests a long ball to the hotspot with Hurn, crumb falls to the front where Castagna gives to McIntosh for another one. Eagle fans starting to boo at how easy it is. (Q1 27:19)
Shuey clears from the next centre bounce with an assist by West’s tackle, Dixon marks near the hotspot despite a challenge by Grimes and misses. (Q1 28:34)
Vlastuin passes to Maurice Rioli jnr 45m out in front, whose kick drops short for no score. (Q2 2:44)
Collier-Dawkins roves on the HFF, runs into a tackle by Duggan but rips his arms free for a give to Bolton who goals from 40m, much to the disgust of the Eagle home fans. (Q2 6:38)
Kennedy has a pressured snap from the HFF land in the square for Daniel Rioli to rush. (Q2 7:55)
Edwards centres for Soldo 45m out in the corridor, set shot lands short for Naish to rove, he plays on but his short kick is picked off by Prestia who kicks it over his head, goal! (Q2 10:45)
Lynch marks a high Castagna snap from the hotspot that lands near the behind post, but he shanks for no score. (Q2 11:55)
Short wobbles a snap across the body for a point from 45m on a slight angle. (Q2 13:10)
McIntosh intercepts a floating rebound kick by McGovern and goes quickly to Stack 45m out on the flank, who misses. (Q2 14:00)
Hurn is pinged for a slightly late and very soft bump on Lynch on the boundary 15m out, who shanks again for a behind. (Q2 16:39)
Willie Rioli is front and centre for a crumb from a Kennedy contest 25m out in the pocket but his quick dribble goes across the face for a point. (Q2 18:33)
Riewoldt literally skips into the open goal after a one-two with Nankervis on the end of a quick rebound around outer wing. (Q2 21:07)
Broad drops an intercept mark at defensive hotspot, Eagles everywhere for the crumb and Ryan marks over Baker 20m out on a slight angle for a rare Eagle goal. (Q2 22:45)
Castagna gathers a bouncing pass in the pocket from Bolton, baulks around Nelson and goals with ease from 20m. (Q2 25:04)
McGovern again burns the ball by foot on the rebound then misjudges a long ball to the pocket, Lynch marks over him and boots his third goal. (Q2 26:47)
O’Neill sends a speculative kick to a pack 40m out on a slight angle, Kennedy marks over Gibcus with Darling providing a distraction, JJK goals. (Q3 2:17)
Bolton runs into the open goal playing on to advantage. (Q3 5:19)
Kennedy is about six deep in a big pack for a high Naish ball to the pocket 20m out but it lands in his arms… then he hits the outside of the post. (Q3 9:14)
Castagna misses on the run from 35m on the flank. (Q3 11:30)
Naish roves on the wing and goes long to the flank where Kennedy marks over Balta 40m out and goals. (Q3 12:43)
Cripps misses a snap from half forward. (Q3 15:40)
McGovern is pinged on the stand rule to bring Lynch from the wing to 15m on a slight angle for a charity goal, his fourth. (Q3 16:54)
Bolton receives from Maurice Rioli jnr and rolls a snap wide from 30m. (Q3 19:15)
Broad drops a defensive mark on the HBF, Ryan catches him HTB but his set shot falls on the line to be touched through. (Q3 22:14)
Bolton passes to Maurice Rioli jnr 35m out on a slight angle. He has deserved a goal for his ground work, but he misses this one. (Q3 23:04)
Naish fumbles the kick in, Bolton roves and passes to Riewoldt 25m out on the flank who goals. (Q3 23:50)
Maurice Rioli jnr receives from Castagna and goals on the run from 25m on a slight angle, the Tigers all get around him for his first senior goal. (Q3 25:35)
Bolton strolls away from the next centre bounce, eventually Stack sets up Maurice Rioli jnr to soccer home his second goal from the square! (Q3 27:15)
After Gibcus intercepts on the HBF, Balta runs from defence on the rebound and goes long to the square for Soldo to mark and goal. (Q3 28:40)
Hurn can’t marks 20m out after Shuey turns the ball over by foot at half back, Maurice Rioli jnr roves and goals, three for him in a row! (Q4 1:21)
Bolton skids a pass to McIntosh in the pocket who snaps his third goal from 20m, with some ease. (Q4 2:39)
Kennedy marks strongly in a pack 30m out on a slight angle for some garbage. (Q4 4:36)
Bolton takes three bounces running from the centre and misses from 40m on a slight angle. (Q4 5:50)
Graham passes to Lynch 45m out on a slight angle after yet another Eagle turnover in midfield, Lynch bangs through goal number five. (Q4 7:06)
Bolton passes to Lynch in the pocket 20m out who hits the post again. (Q4 10:38)
Cripps marks 50m out on a slight angle and misses. (Q4 13:56)
Nankervis rolls through a goal from ruck 20m out on a slight angle. (Q4 15:57)
Darling marks in front of Vlastuin 45m out on a slight angle after the Eagles boss the next centre bounce, he goals and the fans applaud with some warmth. (Q4 17:57)
Bolton twists out of trouble after a stoppage on the HFF and pokes a kick to the hotspot where Riewoldt wins a wrestle with McGovern for a mark and his fourth goal. (Q4 20:37)
Kennedy gives the fans something to cheer about by snapping his 700th career goal from 20m. (Q4 22:14)
Broad feeds Castagna for a running miss from 45m on a slight angle. (Q4 25:30)
Lynch marks a long Balta kick to 20m on a slight angle for some more cherries, a bag of six for him. (Q4 27:22)
Maurice Rioli jnr intercepts a Duggan kick on the wing and the Tigers whip the footy forward at pace, Bolton has Lynch over the back for goal number seven. (Q4 29:57)
Cripps roves a Shuey centre clearance kick and gives to Kelly for some junk from the hotspot. (Q4 31:01)

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