Essendon Returns To The Winners List

RICHMOND 2.2 4.5 6.5 9.8 (62)
ESSENDON 2.3 7.7 11.9 13.13 (91)

GOALS
Richmond: Riewoldt 2, Cotchin, Edwards, King, Martin, McGuane, Nahas, Vlastuin
Essendon: Crameri 3, Watson 3, Zaharakis 2, Hibberd, Howlett, Melksham, Stanton, Winderlich

BEST
Richmond: Rance, Grigg, Chaplin, Vlastuin, Newman, Jackson
Essendon: Watson, Zaharakis, Stanton, Goddard, Hibberd, Hocking, Dempsey

INJURIES
Richmond: Ellis (hamstring) replaced in selected side by Nahas
Essendon: Hurley (ankle)

SUBSTITUTES
Richmond: Matt White replaced Tyrone Vickery in the third quarter
Essendon: Jake Melksham replaced Michael Hurley in the third quarter

Reports: Nil

Umpires: Donlon, Rosebury, Findlay

Official crowd: 84, 234 at the MCG