Monthly Archives: May 2015

No Fairy Tale For Fletcher’s 400th

RICHMOND 3.2 5.6 7.10 10.12 (72) ESSENDON 1.4 3.7 6.8 8.11 (59) GOALS Richmond: Cotchin 2, Grigg 2, C.Ellis, Griffiths, Martin, McIntosh, Morris, Riewoldt Essendon: Colyer 2, Daniher 2, Carlisle, Chapman, Merrett, Watson BEST Richmond: B.Ellis, Martin, Cotchin, Edwards, Deledio, Grigg Essendon: Goddard, Heppell, Hibberd, Carlisle, Colyer, Z.Merrett INJURIES Richmond: Nil Essendon: Fletcher (adductor) SUBSTITUTES […]

Bombers Bounce Back to Belt Brisbane

ESSENDON 5.2 9.5 16.9 21.10 (136) BRISBANE 5.3 8.6 10.6 12.6 (78) GOALS Essendon: Daniher 6, Cooney 3, Carlisle 3, Goddard 2, Stanton, Colyer, Ambrose, J Merrett, Hibberd, Melksham, Chapman Brisbane Lions: Green 3, Lester 2, Taylor, Dawson, Rich, D Beams, Robertson, Martin, Gardiner BEST Essendon: Daniher, Hurley, Stanton, Hibberd, Hooker, Cooney, Howlett Brisbane Lions: […]

North Hold Off Hard-Finishing Bombers

ESSENDON 5.0 6.3 8.10 12.10 (82) NORTH MELBOURNE 2.6 7.9 9.13 13.15 (93) GOALS Essendon: Colyer 2, Watson 2, Ambrose 2, Heppell, Goddard, Daniher, Bellchambers, Melksham, J.Merrett North Melbourne: Petrie 2, Thomas 2, Waite 2, Ziebell 2, Gibson, Harvey, Cunnington, Nahas, Higgins BEST Essendon: Hurley, Baguley, Heppell, Goddard, Colyer, Z. Merrett North Melbourne: Ziebell, Petrie, […]

Dockers Too Good For Essendon

FREMANTLE 4.3 9.4 12.6 12.8 (80) ESSENDON 2.1 3.36 3.6 7.10 (52) GOALS Fremantle: Pavlich 4, Ballantyne 2, Mayne, Hill, Clarke, Neale, C. Pearce, Walters Essendon: Z. Merrett, J. Merrett, Daniher, Colyer, Howlett, Watson, Gleeson BEST Fremantle: Neale, Fyfe, Pavlich, Mundy, Sandilands, C. Pearce, Johnson Essendon: Baguley, Watson, Goddard, Stanton, Z. Merrett INJURIES Fremantle: Nil […]

Bombers Outrun Unlucky Saints

ST KILDA 2.6 6.7 10.10 11.14 (80) ESSENDON 3.2 6.6 9.11 11.16 (82) GOALS St Kilda: Bruce 5, Billings 2, Lonie 2, Dunstan, Steven Essendon: Carlisle 4, Ambrose 2, Zaharakis, Gleeson, Goddard, Zaharakis, Colyer BEST St Kilda: Armitage, Steven, Bruce, Lonie, Dempster, Hickey Essendon: Watson, Goddard, Carlisle, Stanton, Ambrose, Hurley INJURIES St Kilda: Nil Essendon: […]

Sunday Nerding: New York City Subway

With recent news that Melbourne is to receive a new underground rail line – (the Melbourne Metro) – to start moving the city towards having a true metro-style train system, I thought it might be interesting to look at what kind of work it takes to build something like that under a living city. This […]