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  • Sydney Swans v Melbourne
  • Round 8 - 16:40 AEST, May 19, 2012
  • SCG
  • 21° Mostly clear.
3rd
16th
  • Goals 21
  • Behinds 12
  • Total 138

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  • Goals 5
  • Behinds 7
  • Total 37

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Sydney Swans

  • Q1
    7.1
    (43)
  • Q2
    11.4
    (70)
  • Q3
    16.9
    (105)
  • Q4
    21.12
    (138)
  • Q1
    0.3
    (3)
  • Q2
    1.5
    (11)
  • Q3
    2.7
    (19)
  • Q4
    5.7
    (37)

Melbourne

Stats

  • 399
  • 233
  • 166
  • 21
  • 39
  • 17
  • 22
  • 71
  • 17
  • 147
  • 82
  • 30
  • 0
  • Disposals
  • Kicks
  • Handballs
  • Free Kicks
  • Clearances
  • Centre
  • Stoppages
  • Inside 50
  • Marks in 50
  • Contested Possessions
  • Tackles
  • Hit-Outs
  • Interchanges
  • 355
  • 205
  • 150
  • 16
  • 40
  • 7
  • 33
  • 35
  • 6
  • 124
  • 51
  • 62
  • 0

Match  Feed

  • Q4 28:45

    The final siren sounds and the Swans can start the celebration of 30 years in Sydney with the final siren sounding. They have thrashed a very disappointing Melbourne by 101 points.

  • Q4 27:00

    BEHIND SWANSShaw goes long from the 50, but it starts right and stays right.

  • Q4 27:00

    Jurrah goes off once again appearing to have injured an ankle after earlier receiving treatment to his hand.

  • Q4 24:00

    GOAL DEMONSBennell has it 50 metres out. He is given an all expenses paid trip to the goal square thanks to McVeigh's dissent and he kicks the goal, then goes back to the bench.

  • Q4 22:20

    This has been nothing more than a training run for the Swans with the home team leading by 106 points.

  • Q4 21:00

    GOAL SWANSMelbourne will be happy to hear the final siren with Kennedy taking a good strong mark and kicking the goal from 15 metres out.

  • Q4 17:40

    GOAL SWANSMattner passes to Reid who marks. Reid gives it back and Mattner slams it through from 50 metres out.

  • Q4 16:50

    Where do Melbourne go from here after their disappointing start to the season?

  • Q4 15:40

    GOAL DEMONSThe Demons with a rare foray inside 50. Sylvia is there front and centre and he has no problem snapping it through for Melbourne's fourth goal.

  • Q4 12:00

    GOAL SWANSIt has been one way traffic all match and it continues to do so. Sydney are also having all the luck with McGlynn's stab at the fall sailing through.

  • Q4 09:30

    GOAL SWANSMelbourne turn it over in defence with Dennis-Lane marking on the boundary. He takes his time to think it through and executes the checkside to perfection.

  • Q4 05:20

    GOAL DEMONSJones is taken high and is paid the free kick. From 45 metres out he kicks his second. He has kicked 66.66% of their goals.

  • Q4 03:30

    GOAL SWANSReid marks 40 metres out on the angle and drags it back to perfection. Swans lead by 92 points.

  • Q4 01:00

    Melbourne have activated their substitution. Cale Morton is off for Jamie Bennell.

  • Q4 00:01

    The final quarter is underway.

  • Q3 30:20

    The siren sounds for three quarter time with Sydney leading by 86 points.

  • Q3 28:30

    BEHIND SWANSPyke pounces on the ball and kicks for home, but he misses to the left.

  • Q3 25:30

    GOAL SWANSPoor defending by Melbourne. They certainly don't seem to be desperate enough. Jetta kicks from outside 50 and there isn't anyone on the line to punch it through. Jetta has 3.

  • Q3 24:00

    GOAL SWANSSydney are doing as they please with Jack marking 40 metres out. He shakes off his opponent, keeps on running and adds to the Melbourne pain.

  • Q3 22:00

    BEHIND DEMONSJones runs to 50 and tries to do it all himself, but it bounces to the wrong side of the big sticks.

  • Q3 20:00

    This has been really disappointing from Melbourne. They really look like they don't have any life or spark.

  • Q3 18:30

    GOAL SWANSDennis-Lane marks on a hard lead. From 40 metres out he brings it back beautifully to take the Swans to a 74 point lead.

  • Q3 15:00

    Melbourne have been able to hold Sydney up and slow down the scoring buthave not been able to add much themselves.

  • Q3 12:00

    GOAL DEMONSGreen has it 10 metres out and he kicks his first goal since coming back from injury.

  • Q3 11:30

    Howe has taken the mark of the year. NO. Make that the mark of the decade! Sensational mark.

  • Q3 11:00

    BEHIND SWANSReid marks but he isn't able to shake off his kicking issues with his shot drifting left.

  • Q3 09:20

    GOAL SWANSJetta centres the ball. It takes an eternity to get back down, but Parker is there to take the mark. He kicks it and the Swans continue to power ahead.

  • Q3 07:40

    GOAL SWANSWalsh marks out ahead of Watts and kicks the goal. Sydney leads by 67 points and this is beginning to get ugly.

  • Q3 06:30

    BEHIND SWANSJohnson receives the handball and runs off. He lines it up but misses to the left.

  • Q3 04:10

    BEHIND DEMONSHowe wins the 50 metre penalty and runs as if he is playing on. He takes bounces and bursts inside 50, but he misses to the right.

  • Q3 03:40

    BEHIND SWANSMalceski kicks it across the face for a behind.

  • Q3 02:10

    BEHIND SWANSWalsh wins the free kick but is unable to kick his second.

  • Q3 00:01

    The third quarter is underway.

  • Q2 30:35

    The siren sounds for halftime with the Swans holding a 59 point lead.

  • Q2 27:40

    BEHIND DEMONSThe ball is kicked towards Jurrah, but he is carried over the line for a behind.

  • Q2 24:30

    GOAL SWANSO'Keefe marks it on the goal line with plenty of Demons defenders around. To make matters worse he's allowed to play on and kick an easy goal. Swans by 60.

  • Q2 22:40

    BEHIND SWANSJack snaps despite having O'Keefe running past, but his shot misses to the left.

  • Q2 19:30

    GOAL DEMONSFrom the stoppage, Jones pounces on it and snaps it over the left shoulder for his team's first goal.

  • Q2 16:40

    GOAL SWANSTommy Walsh must have bee hiding behind a goal post or something. He has come from nowhere to be only one near the ball. He runs in and belts it out of the park.

  • Q2 14:30

    The mercy rule should be made permissable to allow the Demons to walk off and limit the damage. They are really struggling here.

  • Q2 11:35

    GOAL SWANSParker receives the handball, turns back and snaps it through for another goal. Swans lead by 53 points against the Melbourne Witches Hats.

  • Q2 10:50

    BEHIND SWANSDennis-Lane creates an opportunity out of nothing and just misses to the right.

  • Q2 09:20

    BEHIND SWANSBolton marks 45 metres out, but his kick misses to the right.

  • Q2 07:40

    GOAL SWANSJetta takes possession at half forward, turns on the jets and they won't catch him. He takes a couple of bounces and kicks the goal. Swans by 45 points.

  • Q2 04:50

    Melbourne need to somehow figure out a way to get back into this match because they are not in the contest at the minute.

  • Q2 02:10

    BEHIND DEMONSMagner lines it up from 45 metres out, but his shot doesn't make the distance and it's punched through for a behind.

  • Q2 00:01

    The second quarter is underway.

  • Q1 31:30

    The Swans lead by 40 points at quarter time.

  • Q1 30:30

    GOAL SWANSMcGlynn runs with the flight of the ball to mark and kick the goal from point blank range.

  • Q1 28:40

    GOAL SWANSJones handballs straight out to Kennedy 12 metres out and he doesn't think twice about it. He kicks his second goal to take the Swans out to a 34 point lead.

  • Q1 26:30

    BEHIND DEMONSClark takes a good mark on the lead, but his shot goes across the face for a behind.

  • Q1 24:00

    Melbourne are turning it over with poor disposal. This has to improve otherwise it could be a bad day at the office.

  • Q1 21:10

    GOAL SWANSKennedy shakes off his opponent allowing him to steady and kick another goal for the Swans.

  • Q1 20:00

    GOAL SWANSThe Swans run in packs with Jetta summing up the situation from 49 metres out and seeing it bounce through.

  • Q1 17:30

    Melbourne need to get an early move on with the Swans in control.

  • Q1 14:10

    BEHIND SWANSFrawley dives desperately to push the ball out for a rushed behind.

  • Q1 12:30

    GOAL SWANSSydney are putting them together with Parker winning it at the stoppage and kicking through traffic for a goal. Swans lead by 16 points.

  • Q1 11:50

    GOAL SWANSJack goes hard for the mark but cannot take it. He butters up, turns and kicks the goal. He has 2 and so do the Swans.

  • Q1 08:00

    BEHIND DEMONSDavey tries to give the Dees a boost with a long shot at goal, but it holds up and misses to the left.

  • Q1 04:40

    GOAL SWANSRoberts-Thomson provides the contest allowing for Jack to take possession, put on the Jets and run away to kick the goal.

  • Q1 03:10

    BEHIND DEMONSHowe takes a good mark 40 metres out, but his shot misses to the left.

  • Q1 00:01

    We are off and underway at the SCG.

  • Q1 00:00

    Welcome to the Sydney Cricket Ground for the Sydney Swans vs the under fire Demons.

Sydney Swans

Player K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Daniel Hannebery 16 17 33 7 0 1 1 9 0 1 138
2 Kieren Jack 20 14 34 4 0 1 3 5 3 1 131
3 Ryan O'Keefe 17 19 36 4 0 2 1 4 1 0 122
4 Lewis Roberts-Thomson 11 9 20 8 6 1 1 6 0 0 103
5 Martin Mattner 14 6 20 8 0 0 0 4 1 0 100
6 Lewis Jetta 18 3 21 5 0 1 1 2 3 0 99
7 Luke Parker 13 6 19 7 0 0 1 3 3 0 99
8 Josh Kennedy 8 11 19 1 0 1 0 7 3 0 96
9 Ben McGlynn 11 6 17 8 0 0 2 3 2 0 87
10 Tommy Walsh 9 5 14 6 0 4 1 4 2 1 85
11 Nick Malceski 16 3 19 3 0 2 0 3 0 2 79
12 Jude Bolton 10 11 21 2 0 0 0 4 0 1 75
13 Mike Pyke 3 9 12 0 24 3 1 5 0 1 72
14 Jarrad McVeigh 11 9 20 1 0 2 0 4 0 0 72
15 Trent Dennis-Lane 8 1 9 5 0 2 0 4 2 0 71
16 Rhyce Shaw 15 5 20 4 0 0 1 1 0 1 69
17 Sam Reid 5 9 14 5 0 0 0 3 1 1 67
18 Heath Grundy 9 3 12 7 0 0 1 2 0 0 59
19 Ted Richards 4 9 13 4 0 1 1 4 0 0 56
20 Alex Johnson 8 2 10 5 0 0 0 2 0 1 52
21 Nick Smith 6 5 11 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 38
22 Craig Bird 1 4 5 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 19

Melbourne

Player K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Jack Watts 18 16 34 11 0 1 1 1 0 0 121
2 Colin Garland 15 5 20 10 0 0 0 5 0 0 105
3 Nathan Jones 12 10 22 3 0 2 0 4 2 1 96
4 Jack Grimes 17 6 23 9 0 1 0 1 0 0 95
5 Sam Blease 18 11 29 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 86
6 Jared Rivers 11 8 19 10 0 0 1 1 0 0 80
7 Mitch Clark 13 3 16 6 14 2 4 3 0 1 80
8 Clint Bartram 10 6 16 8 0 1 0 2 0 0 75
9 James Magner 7 7 14 4 0 1 1 7 0 1 74
10 Mark Jamar 4 3 7 3 46 2 1 0 0 0 72
11 James Frawley 15 7 22 7 0 0 4 1 0 0 72
12 Colin Sylvia 12 6 18 5 0 0 1 1 1 0 70
13 Brent Moloney 8 12 20 2 0 2 2 3 0 0 62
14 Jack Trengove 6 8 14 1 1 1 1 5 0 0 56
15 Tom McDonald 5 9 14 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 56
16 Brad Green 6 3 9 3 0 1 1 4 1 0 53
17 Jordie McKenzie 6 7 13 2 0 0 1 4 0 0 51
18 Jeremy Howe 6 5 11 5 1 1 0 1 0 2 51
19 Liam Jurrah 5 7 12 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 43
20 Cale Morton 5 8 13 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 34
21 Aaron Davey 3 2 5 1 0 0 0 4 0 1 33
22 Jamie Bennell 3 1 4 4 0 0 1 0 1 0 26

Sydney Swans

Player No. K H D CP UP DE% CLG M CM M50 HO CLR CC ST R50 FF FA T 1PC Bo i50 G B GA G% TG% AF
1 Daniel Hannebery 4 16 17 33 9 25 75 4 7 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 1 9 2 0 7 0 1 1 0 76 138
2 Kieren Jack 15 20 14 34 15 17 67 5 4 1 1 0 6 4 2 2 1 3 5 1 0 5 3 1 1 75 83 131
3 Ryan O'Keefe 5 17 19 36 17 14 77 2 4 1 2 0 9 2 7 2 2 1 4 1 0 6 1 0 1 50 84 122
4 Lewis Roberts-Thomson 30 11 9 20 7 12 70 3 8 1 0 6 2 1 1 1 1 1 6 0 0 5 0 0 1 0 75 103
5 Martin Mattner 29 14 6 20 5 15 90 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 4 7 1 3 1 0 0 100 89 100
6 Lewis Jetta 32 18 3 21 7 14 61 3 5 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 1 2 0 1 7 3 0 1 100 87 99
7 Luke Parker 26 13 6 19 5 12 84 1 7 0 1 0 2 1 1 2 0 1 3 2 2 2 3 0 1 100 72 99
8 Josh Kennedy 12 8 11 19 13 6 73 1 1 1 1 0 7 3 4 0 1 0 7 0 0 2 3 0 1 60 85 96
9 Ben McGlynn 21 11 6 17 3 13 76 3 8 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 3 1 0 4 2 0 1 66 89 87
10 Tommy Walsh 17 9 5 14 10 4 78 2 6 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 4 2 0 4 2 1 0 66 86 85
11 Nick Malceski 9 16 3 19 6 12 68 2 3 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 3 1 1 9 0 2 2 0 80 79
12 Jude Bolton 24 10 11 21 6 15 57 2 2 0 1 0 3 3 0 1 0 0 4 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 89 75
13 Mike Pyke 38 3 9 12 9 4 83 1 0 0 0 24 2 0 2 0 3 1 5 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 81 72
14 Jarrad McVeigh 3 11 9 20 7 14 75 3 1 0 1 0 3 1 2 0 2 0 4 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 89 72
15 Trent Dennis-Lane 8 8 1 9 3 6 66 2 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 0 1 1 2 0 1 66 76 71
16 Rhyce Shaw 2 15 5 20 4 15 75 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 1 1 0 3 0 1 1 0 79 69
17 Sam Reid 20 5 9 14 5 9 85 0 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 2 1 1 3 33 95 67
18 Heath Grundy 39 9 3 12 0 12 66 5 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 100 59
19 Ted Richards 25 4 9 13 7 7 84 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 4 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 56
20 Alex Johnson 34 8 2 10 2 8 70 1 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 5 1 3 0 1 0 0 80 52
21 Nick Smith 40 6 5 11 6 5 81 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 90 38
22 Craig Bird 14 1 4 5 1 4 100 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 14 19

Melbourne

Player No. K H D CP UP DE% CLG M CM M50 HO CLR CC ST R50 FF FA T 1PC Bo i50 G B GA G% TG% AF
1 Jack Watts 4 18 16 34 12 21 76 4 11 2 0 0 2 0 2 8 1 1 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 92 121
2 Colin Garland 20 15 5 20 3 17 85 2 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 5 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 99 105
3 Nathan Jones 2 12 10 22 12 10 63 1 3 0 0 0 8 0 8 3 2 0 4 1 2 2 2 1 0 66 81 96
4 Jack Grimes 16 17 6 23 3 20 78 2 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 1 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 83 95
5 Sam Blease 17 18 11 29 14 13 55 2 3 0 0 0 10 2 8 4 0 1 1 3 2 3 0 0 0 0 73 86
6 Jared Rivers 27 11 8 19 3 16 78 1 10 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 1 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 98 80
7 Mitch Clark 11 13 3 16 8 7 62 5 6 1 2 14 4 1 3 2 2 4 3 0 1 7 0 1 0 0 92 80
8 Clint Bartram 3 10 6 16 4 11 75 2 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 100 75
9 James Magner 49 7 7 14 5 9 50 2 4 0 1 0 3 1 2 0 1 1 7 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 86 74
10 Mark Jamar 40 4 3 7 5 3 57 1 3 0 0 46 1 1 0 1 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 88 72
11 James Frawley 8 15 7 22 3 18 86 5 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 1 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 100 72
12 Colin Sylvia 12 12 6 18 8 10 55 5 5 1 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 1 1 1 0 2 1 0 1 100 83 70
13 Brent Moloney 22 8 12 20 8 10 75 5 2 0 0 0 6 2 4 0 2 2 3 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 81 62
14 Jack Trengove 9 6 8 14 5 7 35 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 78 56
15 Tom McDonald 25 5 9 14 5 10 64 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 96 56
16 Brad Green 18 6 3 9 4 5 88 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 2 1 0 0 100 86 53
17 Jordie McKenzie 13 6 7 13 5 8 61 1 2 0 0 0 3 0 3 1 0 1 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 71 51
18 Jeremy Howe 38 6 5 11 5 6 63 1 5 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 3 0 2 0 0 93 51
19 Liam Jurrah 24 5 7 12 4 8 50 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 72 43
20 Cale Morton 10 5 8 13 3 10 76 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 58 34
21 Aaron Davey 36 3 2 5 4 2 80 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 69 33
22 Jamie Bennell 7 3 1 4 1 4 100 1 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 100 22 26

Team Lineups

Sydney Swans

B

  • Marty Mattner,
  • Ted Richards,
  • Rhyce Shaw

HB

  • Nick Smith,
  • Heath Grundy,
  • Alex Johnson

C

  • Lewis Jetta,
  • Josh P. Kennedy,
  • Jarrad McVeigh

HF

  • Ryan O'Keefe,
  • Tommy Walsh,
  • Dan Hannebery

F

  • Ben McGlynn,
  • Sam Reid,
  • Lewis Roberts-Thomson

Fol

  • Mike Pyke,
  • Kieren Jack,
  • Jude Bolton

I/C

  • Trent Dennis-Lane,
  • Nick Malceski,
  • Luke Parker

Sub

  • Craig Bird

No Late Change

In

  • Tommy Walsh,
  • Lewis Roberts-Thomson,
  • Mike Pyke

Out

  • Jesse White (Omitted),
  • Mark Seaby (Omitted),
  • Andrejs Everitt (Omitted)

Melbourne

B

  • James Frawley,
  • Jared Rivers,
  • Clint Bartram

HB

  • Jack Grimes,
  • Colin Garland,
  • Tom McDonald

C

  • James Magner,
  • Brent Moloney,
  • Sam Blease

HF

  • Jack Trengove,
  • Jack Watts,
  • Liam Jurrah

F

  • Jeremy Howe,
  • Mitch Clark,
  • Aaron Davey

Fol

  • Mark Jamar,
  • Jordie McKenzie,
  • Colin Sylvia

I/C

  • Nathan Jones,
  • Cale Morton,
  • Brad Green

Sub

  • Jamie Bennell

No Late Change

In

  • Sam Blease,
  • Jack Watts,
  • Liam Jurrah,
  • Brad Green

Out

  • Jack Fitzpatrick (Omitted),
  • Rohan Bail (Omitted),
  • Matthew Bate (Omitted),
  • Ricky Petterd (Omitted)

Milestones:

  • Jared Rivers  - Played 150th game

Last updated: 3:50pm Wednesday, October 10, 2012