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SportHawks claim crucial AFL win over Dockers

16:12  13 july  2019
16:12  13 july  2019 Source:   msn.com

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AFL : Hawthorn Hawks keep finals hopes alive with crucial win over Dockers . By AAP. Jul 13th, 2019. FShare TTweet QSMS WWhatsApp BEmail G JTumblr LLinkedIn. The result leaves both teams on the fringe of the top eight with 28 competition points from seven wins and nine losses.

Vanuatu declares a state of emergency as beetles threaten crucial coconut industry: Hawks claim crucial AFL win over Dockers Hawthorn have kept touch Hawthorn have kept touch with the AFL top eight after a 31-point win over Fremantle who were lifted back into the game by skipper Nat Fyfe.

Hawks claim crucial AFL win over Dockers© AAP Mitchell Lewis of the Hawks (left) reacts after kicking a goal during the Round 17 AFL match between the Hawthorn Hawks and the Fremantle Dockers at UTAS Stadium in Launceston, Saturday, July 13, 2019.

Hawthorn have kept their AFL top-eight hopes alive and dealt Fremantle's finals chances a blow with a gritty 31-point win in Launceston.

Hawks claim crucial AFL win over Dockers
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The Hawks fended off a Nat Fyfe-inspired comeback from the Dockers, who conceded the first five goals in a low-scoring clash on Saturday afternoon.

They got within a point midway through the third quarter before Hawthorn rallied for a 12.12 (84) to 8.5 (53) victory.

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Hawks score massive AFL win over Cats. Hawthorn have upset rivals Geelong by 24 points for their third-straight win , putting them only one game outside of the AFL top eight. (Pictured) Tony Lockett of the Swans fights with a Fremantle Dockers defender during an AFL match at the SCG in Sydney.

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Youngster Mitchell Lewis kicked three goals for Hawthorn, including two back-to-back at a crucial juncture late in the third term.

It opened a 62-41 lead heading into the final quarter, from where the Hawks shut down the game.

Luke Bruest also snared three majors and Chad Wingard two, while James Worpel finished with a team-high 33 possessions.

The result leaves both teams on the fringe of the top eight with 28 competition points from seven wins and nine losses.

Fyfe single-handedly lifted Fremantle off the canvas with a three-goal burst in the second term after going off earlier in the quarter for treatment on a troublesome right shoulder.

He returned from the sheds with strapping and picked up 11 disposals, five tackles and two clearances for the quarter.

Buoyed by their skipper, Fremantle went on a run of five goals either side of halftime until Lewis pushed Hawthorn ahead.

In similar scenes to their heavy loss to West Coast last round, the Dockers had the yips in front of goal and missed their only three set shots in the opening quarter to trail 19-3 at the first break.

Bradley Hill was heavily involved with a game-high 37 touches for Fremantle, whose dismal record at University of Tasmania Stadium grew to 12 losses and just one win.

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