Blog log from R19 of 2022: Carlton vs Western Sydney

Ward feeds Coniglio in the centre who gets a shepherd to allow him to bounce his way to 45m in the corridor and bounce through the first goal of the afternoon. (Q1 4:45)
Curnow marks a high Newman kick from the centre on the lead 50m out on the flank, his set shot is short but roved by Setterfield who snaps an outrageous goal from the behind post! (Q1 8:10)
Lloyd shrugs off a Newman tackle and pokes a pass from a pack at half forward to Riccardi at the hotspot, who converts. (Q1 14:21)
Curnow passes to the lead of McKay who gets bundled over by Keeffe to get a free 45m out on the flank, but his set shot nicks the outside the left goalpost. (Q1 16:36)
After taking a massive screamer on the wing, Greene tries a volley from a stoppage 25m out but it dribbles wide. (Q1 18:36)
Cripps misses a snap from traffic 35m out on the flank, using a checkside when a drop punt was on the cards. (Q1 20:10)
McKay gets another contact free for a hold by Keeffe 25m out on a slight angle, he pops that one through. (Q1 21:31)
McKay marks 40m out wide on the flank but his set shot is short and touched through. (Q1 23:46)
Curnow stays down for a De Koning speculator to a big pack 25m out, he accepts the crumb and turns into the open goal. (Q1 27:22)
De Koning roves a stoppage on the wing and passes to McKay 45m out on a slight angle, who hits the post after the QT siren. (Q1 30:18)
Kennedy passes to the lead of Riccardi 45m out on the flank, who hits the far left goalpost. (Q2 3:16)
Greene marks a hardfought centring kick by O’Halloran to 30m on a slight angle and boots his first goal. (Q2 4:16)
Chain of handballs at half forward for Carlton, no one getting clear, eventually Cripps shoots off a step from 45m but it’s wide. (Q2 11:39)
Saad bounces away from a pack and passes to the pocket for McKay who goes inside for Curnow 40m out on the flank, who misses. (Q2 13:00)
McKay centres from the pocket for Cottrell to mark in the opposite pocket 15m out for the goal. (Q2 14:52)
Another scoot by Saad on a fast break through midfield, the crowd goes WOOF as he kicks over Haynes to Cottrell to mark 20m out and goal again. (Q2 18:37)
Preuss volleys the crumb from his own contest at the hotspot but it nicks the post. (Q2 20:14)
Greene roves a Young drop of an O’Halloran kick to the hotspot and tumbles through his second goal. (Q2 25:32)
Wehr baulks past Saad on the mark 50m out on the flank and roosts a long goal! GWS making its move. (Q2 27:20)
Greene gets a high contact free on McGovern at true CHF for a sling around the neck, but hooks it left for a point. (Q2 29:12)
Kennedy snaps wide from a stoppage 20m out. (Q3 2:46)
Silvagni beats Haynes to mark a long O’Brien kick to a pack 20m out in front, he converts. (Q3 5:21)
Coniglio snaps a stoppage goal from near the hotspot to near dead silence, as the Blue fans digest news of injuries to Walsh and Weitering. (Q3 10:14)
Cerra blazes OOTF from 45m in front with Cumming on his hammer. (Q3 11:09)
Keeffe provides the important link work at CHB from a kick in up the guts, Greene marks 30m out on a slight angle but shanks OOTF, which gives the Carlton fans a laugh. (Q3 12:10)
The return of Sam Walsh to the bench is cheering, so is Curnow marking a Docherty tumbler 30m out on the flank and the play on for the goal. (Q3 14:56)
Big contested grab over Taylor by Curnow at half forward, he goes to the pocket for McKay to take another one 25m out and screw through another one off the left! (Q3 17:10)
Brown drops an intercept mark in the goalsquare from a Walsh snap, Honey pounces on the crumb to toe it home! (Q3 19:50)
Briggs rises in front of two Blues to clunk a mark at the hotspot from a long Brown kick from the wing. Crowd boos, Briggs kicks truly. (Q3 21:41)
Setterfield passes to 40m out on the flank where Cripps chips in front of Curnow to mark, but he shoots OOTF. (Q3 26:45)
Cripps passes from the HFF inside to McKay who juggles the mark 35m out on a slight angle and misses, disappointingly. (Q4 2:13)
Coniglio spins in traffic at half forward and pokes a pass to Briggs 35m out on a slight angle, who misses. (Q4 3:57)
Coniglio wastes time on the mark to give away 50 and bring Cripps from the wing to 45m on a slight angle, who makes him pay with a lovely set shot. (Q4 6:11)
Wehr drops an intercept mark at half back and then holds Curnow as they chase the crumb. Curnow lines up from 45m in front for the official sealer… it’s good. (Q4 8:31)
GWS took the fight up to the Blues in the first half but since HT it’s been one-way traffic. (Q4 8:48)
Curnow marks an O’Brien tumbler off the left down the flank to 25m, this for number four… another one. (Q4 11:28)
Setterfield blocks a set shot from 35m on the flank left for a behind. (Q4 15:32)
Curnow passes to Honey deep in the pocket 20m out who misses. (Q4 16:54)
Durdin parts the seas on a run down the flank with a shimmy of the hips and goals from 30m. (Q4 17:55)
Honey misses again after marking a Silvagni pass 40m out on the boundary. (Q4 20:34)
Carlton is drowning in honey at this stage, the orange wave is a trickle. (Q4 20:56)
Greene passes to Peatling 45m out who gives back to Greene for a junk time goal. (Q4 22:35)
Greene roves at CHF and bounces a snap wide. (Q4 26:49)
Docherty’s blind dump kick to the HBF is intercepted by O’Halloran 45m out, who misses as the final siren sounds. (Q4 28:12)

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