Full Time
80:00
7:50pm Thu June 14, 2018
Round 15 - ANZ Stadium - Crowd: 8047
80min

FULL TIME @ ANZ Stadium and the Rabbitohs have chalked up their 7th win in a row with their 42-24 victory over the Parramatta Eels.

80min

Penalty Goal: Rabbitohs
Kicked by Adam Reynolds.

Adam Reynolds nails the penalty goal

Rabbitohs lead Eels 24 - 42 Rabbitohs
77min

PENALTY SOUTHS: Adam Doueihi is flying through to contest the ball and Michael Jennings grabs the shirt of Douihei and the Rabbitohs will for some reason take the two

76min

Conversion: Eels
Attempted by Clint Gutherson.

Clint Gutherson can't nail another wide conversion

Rabbitohs lead Eels 24 - 40 Rabbitohs
76min

Try: Eels
Scored by Josh Hoffman. Kick to come.

Corey Norman runs to the line holds the ball up then throws a good face ball out to an unmarked Hoffman who scores

Rabbitohs lead Eels 24 - 40 Rabbitohs
73min

PENALTY EELS: Two quick penalties to the Eels for a flop then a late hit on Gutherson, Eels attackng the Souths line

69min

Conversion: Eels
Kicked by Clint Gutherson.

Clint Gutherson nails the conversion

Rabbitohs lead Eels 20 - 40 Rabbitohs
68min

Try: Eels
Scored by Jarryd Hayne. Kick to come.

Bevan French gets the ball as first reciever on the last tackle and chips over the top... the bounce is terrible for Johnston and Jarryd Hayne chases the ball down and scores

Rabbitohs lead Eels 18 - 40 Rabbitohs
66min

Conversion: Rabbitohs
Kicked by Adam Reynolds.

Adam Reynolds nails the conversion from right in front

Rabbitohs lead Eels 14 - 40 Rabbitohs
66min

Try: Rabbitohs
Scored by Thomas Burgess. Kick to come.

Tom Burgess gets the green lights of the bunker after Damien Cook's kick was played at by Corey Norman and it's picked up by Tom Burgess who scores under the posts

Rabbitohs lead Eels 14 - 38 Rabbitohs
65min

BUNKER: Tom Burgess now has points but we're checking the onside of the kick chase

64min

Josh Hoffman swapped from the left to the right and it's not a good start as he drops the high kick from Reynolds

62min

Conversion: Rabbitohs
Kicked by Adam Reynolds.

Adam Reynolds has a smile after he perfectly converts from the left out wide

Rabbitohs lead Eels 14 - 34 Rabbitohs
61min

Try: Rabbitohs
Scored by Robert Jennings. Kick to come.

FOUR TRY JENNINGS!!! Robert Jennings is having a field day out on the left hand side against his brothers, The play this time didn't come from the scrum but the next play as it comes from centre field out to the left.

Rabbitohs lead Eels 14 - 32 Rabbitohs
59min

Parramatta not happy after Corey Norman strips the ball off Hymel Hunt but Gerard Sutton rules no advantage

58min

Conversion: Rabbitohs
Attempted by Adam Reynolds.

Adam Reynolds misses a fourth conversion in a row as this one hooks across the face of goal from the sideline

Rabbitohs lead Eels 14 - 28 Rabbitohs
57min

Try: Rabbitohs
Scored by Hymel Hunt. Kick to come.

Souths start that set from the centre of the field as Cody Walker runs to the line, puts a step on throws a good ball to Reynolds who in turn throws a good ball out to Gagai and throws it to Hunt who scores

Rabbitohs lead Eels 14 - 28 Rabbitohs
57min

BUNKER: Hymel Hunt is tight with the sideline as he gets on the outside of Josh Hoffman and gets the ball down... Live decision is try

57min

Repeat set for the Rabbitohs after George Jennings takes a Reynolds kick dead although it was looking like it was going dead

53min

Adam Reynolds kicks for a 40/20 and it goes awfully close but sits in the ingoal and Souths almost force a repeat set but the Eels earn a penalty for a flop

52min

Conversion: Rabbitohs
Attempted by Adam Reynolds.

Adam Reyolds doesn't hit the kick all that well again and it hooks to the left and the touch judges flags stay down

Rabbitohs lead Eels 14 - 24 Rabbitohs
50min

Try: Rabbitohs
Scored by Robert Jennings. Kick to come.

On the back of the penalty, the Rabbitohs go from right to left straight from the tap and get on the outside again and Jennings gets the ball down i the corner

Rabbitohs lead Eels 14 - 24 Rabbitohs
50min

BUNKER: Robert Jennings has crossed in the corner, just doing the usual touchline check but it's all ok

50min

Conversion: Rabbitohs
Attempted by Adam Reynolds.

Adam Reynolds hits the ball hard and it's gone smack straight into the uprights and goes away from the posts.

Rabbitohs lead Eels 14 - 20 Rabbitohs
47min

Try: Rabbitohs
Scored by Alex Johnston. Kick to come.

The Eels outside defender flies in on Angus Crichton who was covered by two defenders gives a beautiful flat ball to Alex Johnston who steams through a hole and goes through to score.

Rabbitohs lead Eels 14 - 20 Rabbitohs
43min

ON REPORT: Reed Mahoney is on report for a crusher tackle despite replays showing not alot of difference between that tackle and a first half tackle on Josh Hoffmann

43min

Nathan Brown grabs at the ball and drops it, Souths have the ball 42m out

42min

Michael Jennings comes racing in and Cody Walker takes him out of play by going right but some interchanging of passes comes to an end with a forward pass from Walker to Robert Jennings

40min

"Good... Stay behind" The words of Gerard Sutton as his whistle gets us underway for the second half at ANZ Stadium.

40min

HT at ANZ Stadium and the Rabbitohs have swung the momentum around late on in that first half and the Rabbitohs take a 16-14 lead into the break.

39min

Time off as Josh Hoffman gets his neck into an awkward position and is in some pain - Parra want a penalty but contact was all accidental

37min

Conversion: Rabbitohs
Attempted by Adam Reynolds.

Adam Reynolds doesn't hit the conversion anywhere near as sweetly as he it the previous two and this one has more hook than a Melbourne hook turn.

Rabbitohs lead Eels 14 - 16 Rabbitohs
36min

Try: Rabbitohs
Scored by Alex Johnston. Kick to come.

Brilliant play from the Bunnies - The two Jennings brothers locked up centre field after making the previous tackle, Cody Walker spots a gap in behind as Bevan French shoots out of the line and Alex Johnston gets through and scores

Rabbitohs lead Eels 14 - 16 Rabbitohs
33min

A great set from the Bunnies with the final kick being taken by Hoffman who gets pushed dead

32min

Conversion: Rabbitohs
Kicked by Adam Reynolds.

Adam Reynolds from an identical spot as his first conversion hits the ball sweetly and the flags of the touch judges are up

Eels lead Eels 14 - 12 Rabbitohs
31min

Try: Rabbitohs
Scored by Robert Jennings. Kick to come.

Back to back to back sets on the Souths line as the Parramatta players again rush up but let the ball stay alive and Robert Jennings has a free passage to the corner

Eels lead Eels 14 - 10 Rabbitohs
31min

BUNKER: Robert Jennings has a second try off a scrum play but we're off to the bunker to clear an obstruction.. looks ok

30min

Beware the second kick - Adam Reynolds' kick goes backwards then Dane Gagai's kick is cleaned up by Bevan French who slides his foot into touch cleaning it up

29min

Greg Inglis down after being clipped over the shoulder in a good tackle - Referees take a time out but nothing in it

25min

Conversion: Eels
Kicked by Clint Gutherson.

Clint Gutherson converts from close range yet

Eels lead Eels 14 - 6 Rabbitohs
24min

Try: Eels
Scored by Bevan French. Kick to come.

A great ball from Norman to Terepo who goes from inside to out runs through a gap and Terepo looks as if he'll get to the line but gives to French to make sure Parra do score

Eels lead Eels 12 - 6 Rabbitohs
21min

End to end stuff as both teams make good metres through the middle but the last tackle kicks are nothing more than bombs

18min

PENALTY SOUTHS: Souths get their first penalty as Peter Gough rules the Parra defence rushed up way too quickly

17min

Cameron King takes a shocking pick up and pass from dummy half and loses it forward.

16min

PENALTY EELSx2: Two in the tackle as the ball comes out twice in a row in strips and here comes a warning

15min

PENALTY EELS: Souths hang around the ruck too long on their own line, A rye smile from Gerard Sutton as Alvaro takes a cheeky quick tap he's not entitled to

14min

Alex Johnston takes a big leap for the ball but has a half hearted effort at catching it and drops it. Parra scrum 12m out from the Souths line

13min

Conversion: Eels
Attempted by Clint Gutherson.

Clint Gutherson from the left touchline hits it well but it has a last minute hook and saves the left upright and misses

Eels lead Eels 8 - 6 Rabbitohs
12min

Try: Eels
Scored by George Jennings. Kick to come.

A double set on the Souths line and the Eels get numbers on the outside and George Jennings gets one back on brother Robert

Eels lead Eels 8 - 6 Rabbitohs
10min

REPEAT SET: Bevan French kicks in behind with George and Michael Jennings chasing through but Alex Johnston knocks it dead

9min

ATTN TEAMS: COMPLETE AFTER POINTS - This time it's the Rabbitohs who drop the ball through John Sutton on tackle 2; Eels to start the set 18m from the Souths line

8min

Conversion: Rabbitohs
Kicked by Adam Reynolds.

Adam Reynolds strikes the ball sweetly and hooks the ball round through the posts to score.

Rabbitohs lead Eels 4 - 6 Rabbitohs
7min

Try: Rabbitohs
Scored by Robert Jennings. Kick to come.

A basic catch and pass play from the scrum for South Sydney as Michael Jennings initially runs up to a player who didn't get the ball and left his brother unmarked for Souths who scores in the corner.

Tied up at Eels 4 - 4 Rabbitohs
6min

NO NO NO - Parramatta have all sorts of problems catching the ball after Manu Ma'u lets the ball go for Josh Hoffman who lets it bounce and it goes off Hoffman into Ma'u ad into touch

5min

Conversion: Eels
Attempted by Clint Gutherson.

From the touchline Clint Gutherson hits the ball with a thud and it's well too the right of the uprights

Eels lead Eels 4 - 0 Rabbitohs
4min

Try: Eels
Scored by Josh Hoffman. Kick to come.

Jared Maxwell takes a good look at the replay and there's no touch from Hoffman, the live decision is overturned and the Eels have the first try in the left corner

Eels lead Eels 4 - 0 Rabbitohs
4min

BUNKER: Josh Hoffman is claiming a try after Corey Norman kicks across field.... Hymel Hunt loses, Hoffman grounds it but Gerard Sutton says NO TRY

3min

PENALTY EELS: Adam Reynolds runs behind his own teammate, knowing it was an obstruction he kicks but Souths got the advantage anyway

2min

Early kick from the Eels turns Souths around but they still have good field position

2min

Strong set from the Bunnies and a good kick from Adam Reynolds at the back end; The Eels only 20m upfield after taking the kick

1min

WE ARE GO! Bevan French kicks us off and Sam Burgess takes the first hit up.

The Eels are out in the middle and we await the go ahead from the whistle of Gerard Sutton

Reggie the Rabbit leads the Bunnies out on to the field, they will use the ball first defending the Southern end of ANZ Stadium.

Referees & scorers:

Referees: Gerard Sutton, Peter Gough

Touch Judges: Nick Beashel, Chris Butler

Video Referee: Luke Patten, Jared Maxwell

PARRAMATTA EELS (24)
Tries: Josh Hoffman (2), George Jennings, Bevan French, Jarryd Hayne
Field Goals:
Conversions: Clint Gutherson (2/5)
Penalty Goals:

SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS (42)
Tries: Robert Jennings (4), Alex Johnston (2), Hymel Hunt, Thomas Burgess
Field Goals:
Conversions: Adam Reynolds (4/8)
Penalty Goals: Adam Reynolds (1/1)