Blog log from R3 of 2021: Geelong vs Hawthorn

Smith passes to Hawkins on the boundary 40m out, he screws through the first goal of the afternoon. (Q1 1:59)
Selwood dithers at half back and is caught HTB by Wingard 45m out on on the flank. The set shot falls on the goal line and is marked by Blicavs but over the line, goal. (Q1 5:34)
Frost drops a defensive mark at the Geelong hotspot after the next centre bounce, Miers roves in front of Burgoyne and snaps on the turn for a fine goal. (Q1 7:44)
Howe is pinged for encroachment to bring Tuohy to 25m on a slight angle for a charity goal. (Q1 10:44)
Brockman fumbles on the wing to allow Kolodjashnij in, he passes to Stanley to mark in front of Ceglar 45m out near the boundary but kick OOTF. (Q1 13:14)
Miers marks 50m out on a slight angle, plays on and misses. (Q1 14:44)
Hawkins beats two to mark a short Selwood ball to 45m on a slight angle, he misses. (Q1 16:59)
Breust marks 20m out in the pocket despite a very late challenge by Henderson, he goals anyway. (Q1 22:17)
Lewis roves a Henderson drop on the HFF and gives to Wingard who misses from 45m. (Q2 5:03)
A loose ball bounces off the boot of Stewart OOTF 30m out, Wingard takes the free but checksides wide. (Q2 7:25)
Blicavs marks 40m out on a slight angle for a goal. (Q2 8:45)
Shiels passes to Koschitzke 35m out near the boundary who hits the post. (Q2 11:15)
McEvoy flies from the side of a pack 30m out on the flank to clunk a Morrison ball on the end of a quick rebound, he kicks truly. (Q2 16:15)
Parfitt dumps Morrison after a centre clearance kick to concede a downfield free to Lewis 25m out on the flank, this for the lead… wide left. (Q2 18:10)
Miers tries a bouncing snap from 45m on a slight angle but Hartigan is there to touch it into the post. (Q2 22:01)
Selwood is tackled at half forward and throws it out to Constable who snaps truly off the right from 45m on a slight angle. (Q2 23:46)
A free off the ball against Frost to Selwood, pass goes to Hawkins who gets a 50m penalty on Hartigan, goal from the line to Geelong. (Q2 25:46)
Brockman feeds Worpel running from the centre after the next bounce but he shoots OOTF off a step. (Q2 26:48)
Duncan passes to Hawkins just inside 50m on the flank, he misses near side right. (Q3 0:46)
Frost fumbles a loose ball at half back, Henry mops up and hits Dahlhaus 45m out on a slight angle who misses. (Q3 1:36)
Henry gathers a bouncing ball from Higgins and snaps across his body from 40m in the corridor, Hawkins shepherds it through in the square. (Q3 8:42)
Brockman gives to Moore who checksides into the post from 30m on the flank after good pack work by Koschitzke. (Q3 16:00)
Worpel misses off a step outside a stoppage near the hotspot. (Q3 17:46)
A handball clanger at half back by Hardwick, Cats work it through traffic with clean hands ending with Parfitt who goals from the hotspot. (Q3 20:11)
Kolodjashnij is pinged for holding on the flank 40m out, Koschitzke takes the free and converts with care. (Q3 22:01)
Mitchell passes short to Breust after Stanley’s handball clanger at half back. Breust converts from 45m on a slight angle. (Q3 24:07)
Henry gets a downfield free for a push by Morrison on Selwood as he kicks, he kicks the goal. (Q3 27:22)
Hawkins beats Hartigan to mark 50m out on the flank, the ball falls on the line, did Burgoyne touch it through? Review says yes, ruled a behind. (Q4 4:39)
Brockamn drops a mark on the HFF, butters up and sends a chaos ball towards Lewis who draws a contact free on Blicavs at the top of the square, he goals. (Q4 6:54)
Shiels misses off a step from the hotspot after a stoppage in the pocket. (Q4 9:16)
Breust goes to Lewis in the pocket, the undersized Bews gives away a holding free, Moore roves and plays on to advantage into the open goal! (Q4 14:33)
Jiath storms up the guts on a rebound ahead of Henry and finds Wingard 45m out on a slight angle. Wingard’s set shot falls in the square, was it touched? (Q4 16:47)
Called touched by the goal umpire, not overturned by video, stays as a point. (Q4 17:35)
Howe kicks across half forward but Henry intercepts and the Cats are off to the races, Clark is on the end of it 100 metres away to run into the open goal! (Q4 20:40)
O’Meara kicks high from a stoppage at half forward, Lewis brings the ball to ground, Brockman has done nothing all day but he roves and snaps a big goal here! (Q4 21:57)
6:49 to go and Geelong is up against it, down a man and trying to hang on. (Q4 22:30)
Repeat inside 50s pile up for the Hawks, Lewis stands up to mark a Howe speculator to the hotspot. He kicks the goal, Hawks within a kick with 3:21 to play! (Q4 27:31)
Selwood pokes a kick to the pocket where Hawkins marks on the boundary 25m out. The Tomahawk hits the post, 2:06 to play. (Q4 30:55)
Hawks tentative on the rebound and break down at half back, 1:40 stoppage. (Q4 31:10)
Secondary stoppage at half forward for Geelong after some ping pong, 1:24. (Q4 31:55)
Duncan drops the knees to milk a free on Shiels, he kicks to the pocket, ball up, 38 seconds left. (Q4 32:35)
Morrison clears to half back, ball in, 25 seconds. (Q4 33:11)
Secondary stoppage on the Hawks HBF, 16 seconds. (Q4 33:33)
Another ball up, 5 seconds, that’s the ball game. (Q4 33:33)

Source: fanfooty.com.au

Blog log from R3 of 2021: Geelong vs Hawthorn