Around The Tweets – AFL Round 6

Sadly the five day marathon of footy has drawn to a close. In a round which had more twists and turns than the latest GoT episode let’s recap the Anzac weekend through the opinionated scope of the Twittesphere!

Yet again, Round 6 of the AFL gave us plenty to Tweet about and it’s all here in another epic edition of Around the Tweets!

SUNDAY TWILIGHT
Geelong 15-14 (104) def. West Coast 7-4 (46)

The Cats celebrated their 2009 premiership team by making light work of the 2018 premiers in 58-point drumming!

GIVING GARRY – Garry Ablett Jnr may have plenty of harsh critics in the stands, but he’s making just as many mates on the ground putting five teammates through on goal.

CAT FACTS – #1 scoring, #1 defending, #1 humility, #1 booed player?

LOST IN TRANSIT? – West Coast yet to arrive in Geelong for their game last Sunday…

SUNDAY ARVO

Hawthorn 13-15 (93) def. Carlton 13-10 (88)

Carlton choke on their 6-goal halftime lead!

Jaeger comes to the party, has blues heads spinning!

Carlton fail to win back-to-back premierships..

SATURDAY NIGHT
Fremantle 13-10 (88) def. Western Bulldogs 9-15 (69)

Dockers put down Dogs as Mundy hits three hundy! 

Mundy finally logs ample frequent flyer points to secure enough Perth-Bali return flight to tie him over during retirement.

No Bulldogs fans at the ground to Boo Mundy during his milestone game…

Sydney Swans 12-7 (79) def.by. GWS Giants 18-12 (120)

Sydney bleeds…Orange!

Cameron hits his weekly quota of snags

Toby Greene is mistaken for Garry Ablett Jnr by Swans fans.

Poor man’s Judd justifies Swans no show with a list of bucks and bulls.

SATURDAY ARVO

St Kilda 10-8 (68) def.by. Adelaide 15-7 (97)

The Saints slow their march.

The Bull does his best to promotion crowd participation

Tex puts on his best performance since his Twitter feud with Nick Kyrgios.

SATURDAY MIDDAY

Gold Coast 9-8 (62) def.by. Brisbane 16-15 (111)

The mighty Brisbane Lions (proudly sponsored by NEDS) extinguish the Suns in a QClash blowout.

All tricks no kicks, footy observer ‘Rohan’ reckons modern footy is more thrill than skill.

Scotty Cummings with the Zinger! QClash should be played at the G.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Port Adelaide 12-16 (88) def. North Melbourne 11-6 (72)

North Melbourne Rue missed opportunities.

10 Questions Science have no answers for:
#1 – Is Xavier Duursma the love child of Robin Hood & Egg Boy??? 

Former Port “Champion” Booed despite Bucks stand for change.

ANZAC DAY CLASSIC
Essendon 10-9 (69) def.by. Collingwood 10-13 (73)

Essendon 10-9 (69) def.by. Collingwood 10-13 (73)
The Collingwood umPIES get the job done in a 4-point Anzac Day thriller!

The umpires honour the men and women who have served with a moment of whistle silence during the 4th quarter.

Bucks stands up for the umpires (Pendles) – “Shame on anyone that booed a champion.
Collingwood fans would’ve never booed Heppell…

BT boycotts Anzac Day following the late out of Orazio Fantasia

ANZAC DAY EVE
Richmond 12-13 (85) def. Melbourne 6-6 (42)

The Tigers put on a hell of a performance against the dull Demons.

Dees fans turn on their own!

Tiges now a chance without Rance!

Stacks on! Sydney all the talk in Melbourne…