No Finals For Bombers

RICHMOND 5.5 8.11 12.16 13.24 (102)
ESSENDON 3.2 4.6 7.9 8.9 (57)

GOALS
Richmond: Riewoldt 3, Edwards 2, McGuane 2, Astbury, Deledio, Grigg, Martin, Nahas, O’Hanlon
Essendon: Monfries 3, Browne, Gumbleton, Hurley, Jetta, O’Brien

BEST
Richmond: Tuck, Cotchin, Deledio, Houli, Jackson, Edwards, Riewoldt, O’Hanlon
Essendon: Heppell, Monfries, Hibberd, Crameri

INJURIES
Richmond: White (hamstring)
Essendon: Davey (hamstring), Crameri (shoulder)

SUBSTITUTES
Richmond: Brett O’Hanlon replaced Matt White in the second quarter
Essendon: Jake Melksham replaced Alwyn Davey in the second quarter

Reports: Shane Edwards (Richmond) reported for striking Angus Monfries in the third quarter.

Umpires: Nicholls, McInerney, Mollison

Official crowd: 47,590 at the MCG