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NRL- Round 19 Highlights

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The battle for the top 8 gets more intense with only seven rounds left for the season.

 

The Parramatta Eels were victorious over the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs, winning 14 to 8. Whilst, the Sharks snuck in with a 4 point triumph over the Raiders, winning 28 to 24. Knights also won by a few point over the Titans, ending the game 30 to 24. However, it was the Cowboys and Warriors who were gloriously defeated by their opponents. The Cowboys losing 10 to 24, with the Dragons coming off on top. While, the Storm won with 12 points, leaving the Warriors with only 6.

 

Impressive results were seen by the Broncos, West Tigers and Roosters, all winning magnificently against their opposing teams.

 

The Broncos pounded the Panthers with a 50 point win. By the first half the Broncos lead 32-0. Pangai Junior scored two tries, coming back in the 31st minute overcoming a hamstring upset. Another stellar performance was seen by Jamayne Isaako in the number one jersey. Final score Broncos 50- Panthers 18.

 

The Tigers won with a significant margin over the Rabbitohs. The Tigers have cemented their defence strategy, which proved strong against the Rabbitohs left side attack. This win adds to the long list of victories for the Tigers, having now beaten the Dragons and the Rabbitohs in back to back weeks, as well as two wins over the Storm and having defeated the Roosters this season. Final score Tigers 22- Rabbitohs 6.

 

Finally, the Roosters scored 10 tries to convincingly take the win against the Sea Eagles. Final score 56 to 24.

 

Top Performing Players – Weekly Wrap Up

SCORING
Player: Gareth Widdop
Club: Dragons
Points: 181

ATTACK
Player: Jason Taumalolo
Club: Cowboys
Post Contact Metres: 1,345

PASSING
Player: Cameron McInnes
Club: Dragons
Try Assists: 1,959

KICKING
Player: Anthony Milford
Club: Broncos
Conversion: 6,152

DEFENCE
Player: Jake Friend
Club: Roosters
Tackles: 764

RUNNING
Player: Blake Ferguson
Club: Roosters
Run Metres: 3,506

NEGATIVE PLAYS
Player: Cameron McInnes
Club: Dragons
Errors: 34

SUPPORT PLAY
Player: Michael Gordon
Club: Titans
Player in Support: 496

 

Upcoming Games: Round 20

Thursday 26th July
Broncos VS Bulldogs
Suncorp Stadium
7.50pm

Friday 27th July
Roosters VS Knights
Allianz Stadium
6.00pm

Friday 27th July
Sharks VS Rabbitohs
Southern Cross Group Stadium
7.50pm

Saturday 28th July
Panthers VS Titans
Pepper Stadium
3.00pm

Saturday 28th July
Raiders VS Storm
GIO Stadium
5.30pm

Saturday 28th July
Cowboys VS Warriors
1300SMILES Stadium
7.30pm

Sunday 29th July
Dragons VS Sea Eagles
WIN Stadium
2.00pm

Sunday 29th July
Tigers VS Eels
ANZ Stadium
4.00pm


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