Blog log from R16 of 2022: Richmond vs West Coast

Waterman marks a Cripps short pass in front of Vlastuin 50m out on a slight angle on the end of a careful rebound. The set shot is touched through on the behind line. (Q1 2:46)
Vlastuin commits another kick clanger from the kick in to the feet of Daniel Rioli, Ryan pounces to feed Willie Rioli for the opening goal of the day from 10m. (Q1 4:51)
Riewoldt marks on the lead in front of Bazzo 35m out on the flank and curls in the screwing set shot for Richmond’s first goal. (Q1 6:16)
Waterman marks in front of two Tigers 50m out on a slight angle, bounces up and sends a lovely long kick to the fat side for Ryan to mark 20m out on a slight angle for a miss. (Q1 8:59)
Throw in from the Tigers pocket, Nankervis flips it over the back to grass for Martin to run onto, Gaff can’t catch him as Dusty snaps the goal over his shoulder from the hotspot. (Q1 14:47)
Grimes spoils his own man Gibcus on the wing, Willie Rioli starts the counter attack but has no one to kick to, Cripps bounces a running shot wide from 50m on a slight angle. (Q1 21:00)
It’s a turgid affair this one, loose numbers behind the ball and not much flowing footy. (Q1 23:16)
Edwards runs into the open goal after roving a long ball to the top of the square. (Q1 25:17)
Gaff kicks long from a pack at CHF to the square where Darling is one out with Gibcus, he has front position to mark on his chest for the goal. (Q1 26:17)
Riewoldt marks a short Ralphsmith pass 60m out in front and gets a 50m penalty for encroachment by Ryan to gift him goal number two from the top of the square. (Q1 28:32)
Naitnaui turns rover for a Darling contest and snaps off his left from 40m on a slight angle… that one sails through! (Q2 3:49)
Daniel Rioli snaps a rare goal running from half back to 50m on a slight angle, after a feed from Edwards and a bounce. (Q2 6:10)
Jones roves a Riewoldt contest in defence and gets caught HTB by Bolton 25m out on a slight angle, who converts. (Q2 7:10)
Kelly sails through a nice snap from half forward to keep the Eagles in touch. (Q2 8:32)
Pickett gets a holding free on Hough 35m out on a slight angle and kicks truly. (Q2 10:55)
Cripps roves a Darling contest and grubbers it home from 15m. (Q2 12:11)
Ryan marks 30m out on the flank and misses. (Q2 13:30)
Martin receives from Nankervis in the centre and passes over Duggan to Bolton 30m out on a slight angle, who converts. (Q2 15:10)
Martin roves and tries a checkside from 45m on a slight angle but it falls in the square for Barrass to touch through. (Q2 16:58)
Daniel Rioli passes over Kelly to McIntosh 45m out on the flank, whose set shot lands in the square and is rebounded by Yeo… who finds McIntosh 30m out! Kamdyn goals. (Q2 20:10)
Daniel Rioli runs free through midfield and passes to Maurice Rioli jnr 40m out in front who goals. A score made in the Territory! (Q2 21:50)
Gibcus snaps a goal from half forward, not his first of the year but a rarity for a player who is usually a defender. (Q2 26:31)
Short gives away 50 for encroachment to bring Petruccelle from the centre to 40m out from goal, the set shot swerves left into the post. (Q2 28:05)
Lynch marks an unpressured Vlastuin pass on the lead in front of Hurn 40m out on the flank, but misses to the right. (Q2 29:39)
Ryan marks 30m out on the flank, walks in for the set shot then chooses an inboard pass to Williams near the hotspot, who misses badly. (Q3 2:29)
Castagna kicks his first goal with an assist by Baker after a Duggan kick across half back hits grass and bounces to McIntosh. (Q3 4:29)
Kelly feeds Cripps who has a man on but squeezes a snap off from the hotspot for a nice finish. (Q3 5:14)
Kelly runs to CHF after the next centre bounce and rams through the snap himself, two for him! (Q3 6:04)
Pickett converts a long set shot from the boundary. (Q3 9:09)
Waterman hits the post from the HFF. (Q3 11:45)
Petruccelle misses a set shot from the HFF. (Q3 15:04)
Cripps sails through a snap from the HFF for a goal, burning Ryan in the process but when you kick them you can get away with it. (Q3 16:58)
Lynch marks in a pack in front of Barrass at the hotspot for a steadier for the Tigers, if they needed it. (Q3 18:48)
Waterman roves a Tarrant spoil to the pocket 30m out, his snap off the right curls across the face for a behind. (Q3 20:08)
Ryan roves and goals from 20m on a slight angle. West Coast has a good team in today, lacking match fitness and team cohesion but getting by on individual skill. (Q3 20:29)
Trew misses a snap from half forward. (Q3 21:48)
Gibcus coughs the ball up under Willie Rioli pressure in defence to Cripps who sends West away into the open goal! (Q3 24:30)
Soldo dives in to take out the legs of Trew after a feed by Kelly, free paid 20m out on a slight angle and Trew steers through his first senior goal! (Q3 26:28)
Riewoldt rises in front of Rotham to mark on the lead 40m out on a slight angle, but he misses. (Q3 28:43)
Naitanui gives away a downfield free for scragging Soldo off the ball, Baker converts from 25m on a slight angle. That is deflating for the Eagles, who were pumping. (Q3 30:37)
Riewoldt gets a pushing free on a clumsy Bazzo 45m out on a slight angle, but misses. (Q4 1:55)
Riewoldt leaps over Hurn to mark a Daniel Rioli pass to the pocket 20m out, he curls in goal number three off the left. (Q4 3:20)
Kelly sets Petruccelle off on a run through the centre to 50m on a slight angle, he shoots on the run… just sneaks inside the right goalpost! (Q4 7:50)
Baker continues his excellent second half with a second goal from a set shot just inside 50m on a slight angle, after intercepting a dump kick by Duggan. (Q4 9:55)
Lynch marks a Pickett kick to the square behind Barrass after the Tigers boss the next centre bounce through Bolton, he goals. (Q4 11:25)
Hough picks off a Broad rebound kick and goes quickly to Kelly 45m out on a slight angle, who misses. (Q4 14:25)
Cripps marks a short Ryan pass 50m out on the flank and misses. That was the last chance. (Q4 17:35)
McIntosh kicks off official junk time with a popular goal from a long set shot near CHF. (Q4 21:54)
Grimes catches Waterman high 50m out on a slight angle and compounds the error by gobbing off at the ump, no 50 but 50 is eventually paid against Vlastuin, goal Eagles. (Q4 24:40)
Short roves and feeds Edwards for some junk from the hotspot. (Q4 25:23)
Daniel Rioli blazes wide from half forward. (Q4 27:28)
Pickett picks off Petrevski-Seton’s kick in and goes to Edwards 35m out on a slight angle who misses. (Q4 28:01)
Gaff marks a Redden pass 45m out in front and misses on the final siren. (Q4 29:56)

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