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Gold Coast Suns
Gold Coast Suns
|3.2 (20)||Third Quarter [+]||6.11 (47)|
|2.0 (12)||Second Quarter [+]||5.7 (37)|
|0.0 (0)||First Quarter [+]||1.4 (10)|
|9:31||T. D. Koning|
It’s last chance saloon for both the Gold Coast Suns and Carlton Blues as they open Sir Doug Nicholls Round at TIO Stadium. Join The Roar for live scores from 7:50pm (AEST).
The Suns have been competitive each and every week, but the fact remains they haven’t won since defeating Sydney in the middle of July. Their run of four losses and a draw has all but ruled them out of finals, but they’ll still want to finish off what has been a much-improved year strongly.
Carlton are just about in the same boat, but are just four points out of the top eight and could still sneak in with a hot finish to the season. Their controversial four-point win over Fremantle last week snapped a two-game losing streak and keeps them just in the hunt.
These sides have alternated wins and losses since the beginning of 2017 and, if that pattern continues, it’s Gold Coast’s turn to win. Both sides have lost in their only match at TIO Stadium – Gold Coast’s coming in 2012 and Carlton’s coming in 2005.
Opening bounce: 7:50pm (AEST)
Venue: TIO Stadium, Darwin
TV: Fox Sports, Seven
Live stream: Kayo Sports, Foxtel, AFL Live Pass
B: C.Budarick, S.Collins, J.Harbrow
HB: J.Bowes, C.Ballard, C.Graham
C: J.Lukosius, H.Greenwood, B.Ellis
HF: L.Weller, S.Day, J.Corbett
F: I.Rankine, B.King, S.Flanders
Foll: J.Witts, D.Swallow, T.Miller
Bench: B.Ainsworth, N.Anderson, S.Lemmens, W.Powell
Emergencies: A.Sexton, C.Burgess, Z.Smith, N.Holman
B: K.Simpson, L.Jones, T.Williamson
HB: S.Docherty, J.Weitering, L.Plowman
C: M.Cottrell, P.Cripps, W.Setterfield
HF: M.Gibbons, L.Casboult, Z.Fisher
F: E.Betts, H.McKay, J.Martin
Foll: T.De Koning, E.Curnow, M.Murphy
Bench: S.Petrevski-Seton, S.Walsh, J.Newnes, M.Pittonet
Emergencies: L.O’Brien, C.Polson, J.Honey, C.Moore