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
Richmond: Corey Ellis replaced Liam McBean at three-quarter time
Adelaide: Marty Gleeson replaced Dustin Fletcher in the fourth term

Reports: Nil

Umpires: Margetts, Rosebury, Jeffery

Official crowd: 83,804 at the MCG