Pt.Adel 4.3, 6.6, 12.8, 12.10 (82)
Sydney 3.1, 5.8, 6.10, 8.11 (59)
Pt.Adel: Marshall 4, Dixon 2, Butters, Rozee, Houston, Powell-Pepper, Burton, Bonner
Sydney: Heeney 4, Franklin, Mills, Hayward, Ladhams
Pt.Adel: Wines 33, Amon 31, Rozee 29, Byrne-Jones 28, Bonner 27, Burton 20
Sydney: Mills 27, Parker 25, Warner 20
A really gutsy efficiency by the Energy who down the beforehand in-form Swans by 23 factors.
Port Adelaide needed to cope with out Butters (knee) and Treakle (collarbone) within the second half, however they obtained the job completed regardless.
Extremely, the outcome was sealed within the third quarter after they have been down a rotation as they booted six targets in a row.
It was an necessary win for the Energy whose finals flame continues to flicker as they claw inside a few video games of the highest eight with 9 video games to go.
Port’s strain was a characteristic all through the sport with a convincing win within the tackles 69-47, and so they additionally received the disposals 370-302, marks 92-70, clearances 40-32, inside 50s 47-46 and scoring pictures 22-19.
The Energy’s backline was immense, led by Aliir who did a improbable job on Franklin.