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Saturday, September 7

Second Elimination Final

GWS Giants vs Western Bulldogs, Giants Stadium, 3.20pm AEST

 

GWS Giants 2019 Season Record: 13 Wins, 9 Losses

Last 5 Games

WIN Gold Coast 127-55
LOSS Western Bulldogs 65-126
LOSS Hawthorn 29-85
WIN Sydney 83-81
WIN Port Adelaide 56-55

 

All Finals Campaigns

2018 Semi-Final
2017 Preliminary Final
2016 Preliminary Final

 

Western Bulldogs 2019 Season Record: 12 Wins, 10 Losses

Last 5 Games

WIN Adelaide 121-87
WIN GWS Giants 126-65
WIN Essendon 137-33
LOSS Brisbane 80-98
WIN Fremantle 113-66

 

Last 5 Finals Campaigns

2016 Premiers
2015 Elimination Final
2010 Preliminary Final
2009 Preliminary Final
2008 Preliminary Final

 

Current Squads

GWS Giants Games Finals
Jeremy Cameron 150 5
Aidan Corr 79 3
Isaac Cumming 7 0
Brent Daniels 29 0
Phil Davis 162 7
Matt de Boer 183 15
Brett Deledio 274 8
Jeremy Finlayson 34 0
Toby Greene 142 7
Nick Haynes 124 7
Ian Hill 7 0
Harry Himmelberg 61 5
Jacob Hopper 63 7
Lachlan Keeffe 57 2
Josh Kelly 114 6
Adam Kennedy 111 2
Daniel Lloyd 35 0
Shane Mumford 188 13
Harry Perryman 32 1
Sam Reid 86 2
Heath Shaw 304 23
Tim Taranto 59 4
Sam Taylor 26 0
Adam Tomlinson 137 7
Lachie Whitfield 130 7
Zac Williams 98 7
Others with Finals Experience
Stephen Coniglio 133 7
Zac Langdon 24 2
Jonathon Patton 89 5
Tommy Sheridan 82 3
Callan Ward 217 13

Coach: Leon Cameron
Coaching Record: 139 Games, Won 76, Drew 3, Lost 60, 56% Win Record
Finals Record: 7 Games, Won 3, Lost 4, 43% Win Record
Playing Record: 256 Games, 11 Finals

 

Western Bulldogs Games Finals
Marcus Bontempelli 126 5
Zaine Cordy 70 4
Hayden Crozier 107 2
Bailey Dale 49 0
Tory Dickson 113 5
Josh Dunkley 65 4
Taylor Duryea 131 10
Tim English 28 0
Will Hayes 8 0
Lachie Hunter 127 5
Jason Johannisen 125 4
Patrick Lipinski 31 0
Sam Lloyd 79 0
Jack Macrae 140 5
Toby McLean 78 3
Aaron Naughton 40 0
Ed Richards 40 0
Josh Schache 53 0
Bailey Smith 22 0
Roarke Smith 17 0
Matthew Suckling 170 14
Jackson Trengove 185 5
Rhylee West 2 0
Bailey Williams 41 0
Easton Wood 159 7
Lewis Young 13 0
Others with Finals Experience
Tom Boyd 61 4
Caleb Daniel 91 5
Lin Jong 61 2
Tom Liberatore 132 4
Dale Morris 253 14
Liam Picken 198 11
Fletcher Roberts 51 3
Mitch Wallis 133 1

Coach: Luke Beveridge
Coaching Record: 115 Games, Won 64, Lost 51, 56% Win Record
Finals Record: 5 Games, Won 4, Lost 1, 1 Premiership, 80% Win Record
Playing Record: 118 Games, 5 Finals

 

Last 5 Games Head to Head

GWS Giants lead 3-2

Round 22, 2019

GWS Giants 9.11.65 def by Western Bulldogs 19.12.126, Giants Stadium, 10,139

Best:
GWS –
Whitfield, Greene, Taranto, Williams, Haynes, Davis
WB – Dunkley, Macrae, Bontempelli, Lipinski, Suckling, Johannisen

Goals:
GWS –
Keeffe 2, Himmelberg 2, Greene 2, Kennedy, Tomlinson, Whitfield
WB – Schache 3, Lipinski 2, Lloyd 2, Naughton 2, Dale 2, Dunkley 2, Dickson 2, Richards, B Smith, Hunter, Duryea

 

 

Round 1, 2018

GWS Giants 20.13.133 def Western Bulldogs 7.9.51, UNSW Canberra Oval, 10,454

Best:
GWS –
Cameron, Coniglio, Greene, Kelly, Finlayson, Taranto, Whitfield, Shiel, Shaw
WB – Macrae, Hunter, Dahlhaus

Goals:
GWS –
Cameron 6, Greene 4, Coniglio 2, Patton 2, Kelly 2, Himmelberg, Langdon, Tomlinson, Shiel
WB – Roughead, Honeychurch, Gowers, Dale, Dunkley, Suckling, Johannisen

 

 

Round 21, 2017

Western Bulldogs 7.15.57 def by GWS Giants 16.9.105, Etihad Stadium, 30,672

Best:
WB –
Bontempelli, Hunter, McLean, Suckling
GWS – Coniglio, Shiel, Williams, Kelly, Patton, Whitfield

Goals:
WB –
Dickson 2, Cloke, Murphy, Redpath, Dale, Dahlhaus
GWS – Patton 4, de Boer 2, Kelly 2, Whitfield 2, Greene 2, Coniglio, Lobb, Hopper, Ward

 

 

Round 6, 2017

GWS Giants 11.9.75 def Western Bulldogs 9.19.73, UNSW Canberra Oval, 14,048

Best:
GWS –
Williams, Greene, Cameron, Kelly, Shiel, Scully
WB – Macrae, Bontempelli, Daniel, Johannisen, Hunter, Dahlhaus

Goals:
GWS –
Cameron 4, Patton 3, Greene 3, Lobb
WB – Bontempelli 3, Stringer 3, Daniel 2, Suckling

 

 

2016 First Preliminary Final

GWS Giants 12.11.83 def by Western Bulldogs 13.11.89, Spotless Stadium, 21,790

Best:
GWS –
Kelly, Scully, Patton, Coniglio, Wilson, Greene
WB – C Smith, Dahlhaus, Dickson, Morris, Wood, Johannisen, Macrae, Picken

Goals:
GWS –
Patton 4, Lobb 3, Greene 3, Shaw, Smith
WB – C Smith 4, Dickson 4, Cordy 2, Daniel, Bontempelli, Macrae

 

Finals Head to Head Record

Western Bulldogs lead 1-0

 

2016 First Preliminary Final

GWS Giants 12.11.83 def by Western Bulldogs 13.11.89, Spotless Stadium, 21,790

Best:
GWS –
Kelly, Scully, Patton, Coniglio, Wilson, Greene
WB – C Smith, Dahlhaus, Dickson, Morris, Wood, Johannisen, Macrae, Picken

Goals:
GWS –
Patton 4, Lobb 3, Greene 3, Shaw, Smith
WB – C Smith 4, Dickson 4, Cordy 2, Daniel, Bontempelli, Macrae

 

Compiled by Casey Franklin