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Round 5 - Friday 4th April @ 07:40pm
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Round 5 - Friday 4th April @ 07:40pm
ROOSTERS vs. BULLDOGS
Allianz Stadium
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FULL TIME at Allianz Stadium has seen the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs have defeated the 2013 Premiers, the Roosters, 9-8 in horribly wet conditions.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 9-8

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Anthony Minichiello unable to take the inside pass and the Bulldogs get a change over on halfway.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 9-8

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Trent Hodkinson slots a grubber kick through the defence of the Roosters on last tackle. Minichiello comes up with the ball 2 metres short of his own goal line

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 9-8

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UNFORCED ERROR SYDNEY ROOSTERS
James Maloney makes an unforced error.

James Maloney unable to take possession of a rushed pass from Daniel Tupou as he bolted down the sideline. Bulldogs in control here over the Roosters

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 9-8

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Mitchel Pearce dives on the kick from Hodkinson and the Roosters have a lot of work to do to steal this game.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 9-8

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KNOCK ON SBW! Bulldogs fan celebrate as Sonny Bill drops the ball. Scrum for the Bulldogs 40 metres out

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 9-8

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INJURY UPDATE: Chase Stanley suffered a dislocated shoulder, he is sitting on the sideline now

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 9-8

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Trent Hodkinson rejoins the Bulldogs defence and the Roosters attack 10 metres off their goal line.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 9-8

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Time off here, Trent Hodkinson has been cleaned up. Looking at it now as Jake Friend came in and made contact as he kicked.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 9-8

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SUCCESSFUL FIELD GOAL CANTERBURY-BANKSTOWN BULLDOGS
Field goal attempt by Josh Reynolds successful.

Josh Reynolds lined up the field goal from right in front of the posts as he took the pass from Hodkinson. Beautiful play from the Bulldogs to fool the defence of the Roosters

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 9-8

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Time off here as Chase Stanley has been assisted off the field with an arm injury. Looks in a horrible way

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UNSUCCESSFUL FIELD GOAL SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Field goal attempt by Mitchell Pearce unsuccessful.

Mitchell Pearce takes a snap at field goal on last tackle and it's just wide of the posts.

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Josh Reynolds jumped the defensive line too early and it's a penalty to the Roosters. Jake Friend takes the tap 10 metres out

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ZERO TACKLE for the Roosters, they are on the Bulldogs try line

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Trent Hodkinson is deflected off a Roosters defender which stops the kick making distance. Roosters attacking just inside the Bulldogs half.

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Josh Reynolds was flying through off a second kick from Trent Hodkinson on the last tackle. However, the Roosters through Minichiello clean up. Bulldogs unlucky not to score there

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NO TRY! Josh Reynolds with a brilliant try saver on Daniel Tupou as he flew across and forced him over the sideline before grounding.

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VIDEO REFEREE for Daniel Tupou, we have NO TRY as he appeared to slide over the sideline when grounding.

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PENALTY for a lifting tackle, Corey Thompson lifted Shaun Kenny-Dowall above the horizontal.

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Josh Reynolds with a poor kick on the end of the Bulldogs set, Michael Jennings takes possession on the fly and the Roosters attack deep in their half

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Isaac Lui backing his way into a tackle comes up with a mistake which lets the pressure off the Bulldogs pack. Hodkinson feeds a scrum feed 10 metres off their goal line.

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ZERO TACKLE called for the Roosters as the ball is dropped by the Roosters. They attack 35 metres out from the Bulldogs try line.

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Beautiful leaping catch from Chase Stanley as he defused the kick from the Roosters. Bulldogs attack deep in their own half now

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The Bulldogs unable to use the scrum play and a mistake comes. James Maloney feeds a scrum for his team deep in their own half.

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UNFORCED ERROR SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Mitchell Pearce makes an unforced error.

Mitchel Pearce unable to take a pass from Daniel Mortimer and the mistake sees the Bulldogs scrum 30 metres out

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Penalty awarded to the Bulldogs as Dylan Napa was ruled to have stripped the ball free in the ruck. The Bulldogs kick for touch and attack 20 metres out

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Second half is UNDERWAY at Allianz Stadium with the Sydney Roosters kicking off

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HALF TIME at Allianz Stadium sees the rain continue to fall at Moore Park as the teams head into the sheds locked at 8-all

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SUCCESSFUL PENALTY GOAL SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Penalty goal attempt by James Maloney successful.

James Maloney makes no mistake with the conversion of the penalty goal from beside the posts

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Penalty to the Roosters as the Bulldogs fail to clear the ruck. The penalty goal on offer is taken as James Maloney lines up with the attempt

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 8-6

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Trent Hodkinson ruled to have knocked on as he dived on a loose ball as the kick from the Roosters was batted back in field.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 8-6

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Conversion attempt by James Maloney successful.

James Maloney from just inside the eastern sideline nails the conversion attempt to close the gap to two points

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 8-6

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TRY SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Scored by Michael Jennings. Kick to come.

Michael Jennings sails into a massive hole on the Bulldogs try line and he posts first points as Mitchell Pearce links with him

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 8-4

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Penalty to the Roosters as the Bulldogs fail to clear the ruck after the held call. Mitchell Pearce finds the sideline to give the Roosters a set start on halfway

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 8-0

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Sam Perrett comes up with a massive try saving tackle as he wrapped the legs of Mitchell Aubusson as he took a short pass from Mitchell Pearce. The Roosters unable to crack the Bulldogs defence.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 8-0

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Penalty to the Roosters as Aiden Tolman is pinged for holding down in the ruck. Kenny-Dowall wasn't allowed to play the ball. Maloney kicks for touch and the Roosters attack just inside the half line.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 8-0

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Daniel Tupou is unable to take the bomb and it's knocked into the hands of Chase Stanley who comes away with the zero tackle just inside the sideline.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 8-0

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UNFORCED ERROR CANTERBURY-BANKSTOWN BULLDOGS
Josh Jackson makes an unforced error.

Josh Jackson unable to handle the short pass from Josh Reynolds in the wet conditions. Scrum for the Roosters packs 10 metres off their goal line.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 8-0

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Another penalty to the Bulldogs see them attack deep in the Roosters half.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 8-0

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Michael Ennis draws a penalty as Aidan Guerra was ruled to have blocked the ruck. Bulldogs on the attack inside the Roosters half.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 8-0

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SUCCESSFUL PENALTY GOAL CANTERBURY-BANKSTOWN BULLDOGS
Penalty goal attempt by Trent Hodkinson successful.

Trent Hodkinson is successful with the penalty goal attempt from beside the uprights on the eastern side.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 8-0

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Penalty to the Bulldogs for a slow release in the ruck from Roosters. Michael Ennis opts to take the 2 points with a simple attempt from beside the post to come.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 6-0

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UNFORCED ERROR SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck makes an unforced error.

Roger Tuivasa-Sheck jumps for a high kick from Hodkinson and in the wet conditions the ball slips free. Scrum for the Bulldogs 10 metres out

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 6-0

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Josh Reynolds is penalised for not clearing the ruck, Mitchell Pearce fires the kick downfield and the Roosters attack on halfway

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 6-0

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION CANTERBURY-BANKSTOWN BULLDOGS
Conversion attempt by Trent Hodkinson successful.

Trent Hodkinson from the eastern side of Allianz Stadium nails the conversion attempt to extend the lead

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 6-0

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TRY CANTERBURY-BANKSTOWN BULLDOGS
Scored by Chase Stanley. Kick to come.

Chase Stanley finishes off a brilliant spreading play from the Bulldogs. Josh Reynolds took the line on to link with Tim Lafai who threw the final pass to Stanley on the wing.

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 4-0

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Double knock on ruled, scrum will pack for the Bulldogs again 10 metres out. The Bondi Wall holding strong so far

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UNFORCED ERROR SYDNEY ROOSTERS
James Maloney makes an unforced error.

James Maloney reached up to try and take an intercept off a floating pass, but the fingertips unable to take the ball. The Bulldogs were spreading wide to create an overlap, but luckily they come up with the scrum 10 metres out

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Penalty to the Bulldogs for crowding in the ruck. Trent Hodkinson kicks for touch and the Bulldogs attack inside the Roosters half.

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NO TRY for Jake Friend, penalty to the Bulldogs as SBW is ruled to have driven in and blocked the Bulldogs making a defensive play at Friend.

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VIDEO REFEREE for the Roosters, we have a possible TRY. Looking for a driver as Sonny Bill Williams came in to assist Jake Friend.

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James Graham is penalised for holding down in the ruck, the Roosters kick for touch and attack inside the Bulldogs 30 metre line.

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ZERO TACKLE called for the Roosters as the ball came free of the Bulldogs

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We are UNDERWAY at Allianz Stadium after a slight delay with the Bulldogs bringing out the wrong kicking tee. Roosters get first use of the ball through Sam Moa

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Welcome to LeagueUnlimited's LIVE COVERAGE from Allianz Stadium as we kick off the Men of League Heritage Round. Tonight the Sydney Roosters host the Cantebury-Bankstown Bulldogs. Both teams wearing their heritage kits.

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TEAM NEWS: Roosters – Frank Paul Nuuausala starts in the front row which sees Dylan Napa shift the bench. Aidan Guerra is promoted to the lock-forward position

Bulldogs – Frank Pritchard has been ruled out with injury to his ankle. Josh Jackson comes into the side, Greg Eastwood is added to the bench in jersey 22.

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Referees: Shayne Hayne, Henry Perenara

Touch Judges: Russell Turner, Dave Munro

Video Referee: Bernard Sutton, Paul Mellor

SYDNEY ROOSTERS (8)
Tries: Michael Jennings
Field Goals: Mitchell Pearce (0/1)
Conversions: James Maloney (1/1)
Penalty Goals: James Maloney (1/1)

CANTERBURY-BANKSTOWN BULLDOGS (9)
Tries: Chase Stanley
Field Goals: Josh Reynolds (1/1)
Conversions: Trent Hodkinson (1/1)
Penalty Goals: Trent Hodkinson (1/1)



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