Jekyll And Hyde Bombers Go Missing In Second Half

HAWTHORN 2.4 5.8 11.14 16.18 (114)
ESSENDON 2.5 5.7 7.8 11.10 (76)

GOALS
Hawthorn: Puopolo 4, Gunston 3, Hill 3, Suckling 2, Smith, Breust, Langford, Roughead
Essendon: Carlisle 3, J.Merrett 2, McKernan, Goddard, Melksham, Cooney, Dempsey, Daniher

BEST
Hawthorn: Mitchell, Gunston, Puopolo, Lake, Roughead, Gibson
Essendon: Hurley, Z.Merrett, McKernan, Heppell, Goddard

INJURIES
Hawthorn: James Frawley (shoulder), Sam Mitchell (corked leg, poor choices)
Essendon: Nil

SUBSTITUTES
Hawthorn: Matthew Suckling replaced James Frawley in the second quarter
Essendon: Elliott Kavanagh replaced Shaun Edwards in the third quarter

Reports: Nil

Umpires: Stephens, Kamolins, Findlay

Official crowd: 62,500 at the MCG