Essendon Just Hold Out Determined Gold Coast

GOLD COAST 2.3 7.5 12.7 13.10 (88)
ESSENDON 5.6 7.10 10.12 15.15 (105)

GOALS
Gold Coast: Ablett 2, Bock 2, Hall 2, Brennan, Caddy, Harbrow, Matera, Rischitelli, Russell, Shaw
Essendon: Crameri 4, Hurley 2, Jetta 2, Ryder 2, Watson 2, Bellchambers, Davey, Reimers

BEST
Gold Coast: Ablett, Harbrow, Hunt, Tape, Bock, Swallow
Essendon: Watson, Crameri, Hurley, Monfries, Howlett, Ryder

INJURIES
Gold Coast: Nil
Essendon: Dempsey (hamstring)

SUBS
Gold Coast: Sam Day replaced by Trent McKenzie in the third quarter.
Essendon: Courtenay Dempsey replaced by Ricky Dyson in the second quarter.

Reports: Nil

Umpires: Ritchie, Stewart, Grun

Official crowd: 17,069 at Metricon Stadium.