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Round 8 - Friday 25th April @ 04:00pm
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Round 8 - Friday 25th April @ 04:00pm
DRAGONS vs. ROOSTERS
Allianz Stadium
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FULL TIME at Allianz Stadium sees the Sydney Roosters claim the 13th ANZAC Cup defeating the Dragons 34-14

Sydney Roosters 34-14

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UNFORCED ERROR SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Sonny Bill Williams makes an unforced error.

Sonny Bill Williams unable to take the floating pass from Friend and a scrum packs in the final minutes from the Dragons

Sydney Roosters 34-14

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UNSUCCESSFUL CONVERSION SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Conversion attempt by Roger Tuivasa-Sheck unsuccessful.

Roger Tuivasa-Sheck with the conversion attempt is unable to slot the extras from out wide.

Sydney Roosters 34-14

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TRY SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Scored by Shaun Kenny-Dowall. Kick to come.

Shaun Kenny-Dowall has been awarded the Roosters try as he darted under the defence of four Dragons including Josh Dugan.

Sydney Roosters 34-14

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VIDEO REFEREE for the Roosters, Shaun Kenny-Dowall claiming points here

Sydney Roosters 30-14

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INJURY: James Maloney has followed Michael Jennings into the sheds as he has limped off for the Roosters

Sydney Roosters 30-14

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40/20 SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Mitchell Pearce kicks a 40/20.

Mitchell Pearce nails a 40/20 and gets it as the video referee awards the kick upon review. Quick tap given for the Roosters

Sydney Roosters 30-14

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Michael Jennings has come off the field for the Roosters and gone straight up the tunnel.

Sydney Roosters 30-14

70

SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Conversion attempt by James Maloney successful.

James Maloney with the conversion attempt from beside the posts nails the goal to make it a 16 point gap.

Sydney Roosters 30-14

69

TRY SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Scored by Boyd Cordner. Kick to come.

Boyd Cordner has sailed into a gap of the Dragons defence as it cracks and the Roosters extend their lead back to 14 points.

Sydney Roosters 28-14

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Josh Dugan is caught in goal as the Roosters kicking game from Mitchell Pearces gives them a repeat set

Sydney Roosters 24-14

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION ST. GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS
Conversion attempt by Gareth Widdop successful.

Gareth Widdop with the conversion attempt from out wide nails the goal to close the gap to 10 points

Sydney Roosters 24-14

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TRY ST. GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS
Scored by Gerard Beale. Kick to come.

Gerard Beale sails into a yawning gap off a bullet pass from Gareth Widdop. Dragons post their third try of the afternoon.

Sydney Roosters 24-12

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Penalty to the Dragons, kick ahead to see them attack 30 metres out

Sydney Roosters 24-8

58

UNFORCED ERROR ST. GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS
Nathan Green makes an unforced error.

Nathan Green jumping for the kick high across the field and unable to take the ball. Change over for the Roosters on the 10 metre line.

Sydney Roosters 24-8

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Penalty to the Dragons, shoulder charge seems the call against Dylan Napa on Ben Creagh. The Dragons march over the half way line with a kick for touch

Sydney Roosters 24-8

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Penalty to the Roosters for a strip against Mitch Rein, Roosters lead the count 5-4.

Sydney Roosters 24-8

54

UNFORCED ERROR SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Daniel Tupou makes an unforced error.

Daniel Tupou almost coming up with another try for the Roosters as he was unmarked on the western side, the long pass from Maloney dropped. Change over the Dragons.

Sydney Roosters 24-8

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Knock on ruled against the Dragons Gareth Widdop in goal. Line drop out once again for the Roosters

Sydney Roosters 24-8

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The 7th error for the Dragons as the loose pass goes to ground. Roosters attack 30 metres out with a full set.

Sydney Roosters 24-8

51

UNFORCED ERROR SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Frank Paul Nuuausala makes an unforced error.

Frank Paul Nuuausala unable to take the knock back from SKD and it's a zero tackle 20 metre tap for the Dragons

Sydney Roosters 24-8

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James Maloney spinning over the try line as three Dragons swamp on him in goal. Roosters on the 4th tackle back to the 10 metre line.

Sydney Roosters 24-8

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Jason Nightingale is trapped in goal off a James Maloney kick on the last tackle. Anthony Minichiello earning the line drop out

Sydney Roosters 24-8

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FORWARD PASS ruled as Gareth Widdop cut across the ruck to look and link with Gerard Beale. Dragons denied on the last tackle and the Roosters have possession deep in their own half.

Sydney Roosters 24-8

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UNFORCED ERROR SYDNEY ROOSTERS
James Maloney makes an unforced error.

James Maloney running onto a short pass has been unable to take the take pass. Scrum for the Dragons just short of the half way line.

Sydney Roosters 24-8

43

SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Conversion attempt by James Maloney successful.

James Maloney with the conversion attempt slots the two points to make it a greater lead for the Roosters

Sydney Roosters 24-8

42

TRY SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Scored by Jake Friend. Kick to come.

Jake Friend gets GREEN LIGHTS as he dived and chased his own grubber kick to catch the Dragons defence napping.

Sydney Roosters 22-8

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VIDEO REFEREE for the Roosters, Jake Friend has dived under the posts off a great little kick he placed for himself. We have a TRY according to the referees.

Sydney Roosters 18-8

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Penalty to the Dragons, Ben Creagh holding too long. Roosters attack 10 metres out

Sydney Roosters 18-8

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Second half is UNDERWAY at Allianz Stadium as the Roosters kick off and lead the Dragons 18-8

Sydney Roosters 18-8

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UNSUCCESSFUL CONVERSION ST. GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS
Conversion attempt by Gareth Widdop unsuccessful.

Gareth Widdop from out wide on the eastern side hits the uprights and it's waived away.

Sydney Roosters 18-8

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TRY ST. GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS
Scored by Nathan Green. Kick to come.

Nathan Green cleans up a grubber from Josh Dugan and he dives over to bring up the Dragons second try of the afternoon

Sydney Roosters 18-8

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Penalty to the Dragons as the Roosters took out Widdop without the ball. Dragons with a final chance 20 metres out

Sydney Roosters 18-4

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

Roger Tuivasa-Sheck unable to take the boot laces pass, drops the ball and a scrum packs for the Dragons 10 metres short of the half way line.

Sydney Roosters 18-4

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Conversion attempt by James Maloney successful.

James Maloney from the western sideline nails the conversion attempt to add the extras to extend the lead

Sydney Roosters 18-4

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TRY SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Scored by Anthony Minichiello. Kick to come.

Anthony Minichiello has taken a beautiful long pass across the field from Mitchell Pearce and The Count goes over in the western corner untouched.

Sydney Roosters 16-4

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UNFORCED ERROR SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Sonny Bill Williams makes an unforced error.

SBW charging onto a short pass from Mitchell Pearce is unable to hold onto the ball. Scrum for the Dragons 10 metres out

Sydney Roosters 12-4

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UNFORCED ERROR ST. GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS
Joel Thompson makes an unforced error.

Joel Thompson trying to get a quick play of the ball as lost possession. Scrum for the Roosters on halfway

Sydney Roosters 12-4

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NO TRY given to Daniel Tupou has ruled to have bounced the ball over the try line, knock on the call.

Sydney Roosters 12-4

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VIDEO REFEREE for the Roosters, we have a TRY for Daniel Tupou, could be his 2nd as he dived over one-hand in the eastern corner

Sydney Roosters 12-4

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UNSUCCESSFUL CONVERSION ST. GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS
Conversion attempt by Gareth Widdop unsuccessful.

Gareth Widdop from the western sideline is unable to slot the goal, score remains an 8 point gap

Sydney Roosters 12-4

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TRY ST. GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS
Scored by Ben Creagh. Kick to come.

Ben Creagh has darted over the try line from acting half following his charging run on the previous set which saw Beale almost claim the Dragons first points. However, the captain sailed over the defence on the goal line.

Sydney Roosters 12-4

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UNFORCED ERROR SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Daniel Tupou makes an unforced error.

Daniel Tupou jumping over the top of Jason Nightingale and knocked the ball dead. Zero tackle, 20 metre restart called for the Dragons

Sydney Roosters 12-0

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UNFORCED ERROR ST. GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS
Josh Dugan makes an unforced error.

Josh Dugan ruled to have knocked on as he played the ball. Scrum for the Roosters 10 metres off their own try line.

Sydney Roosters 12-0

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Penalty to the Dragons for crowding the ruck, hand on the ball. Count is at 3-all now. Dragons attack 20 metres out

Sydney Roosters 12-0

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Penalty to the Dragons as the Roosters caught holding down. Count is 3-2 in favour of the Roosters.

Sydney Roosters 12-0

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Time off here as Sonny Bill Williams was slapped in the face. He is okay and will continue.

Sydney Roosters 12-0

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Conversion attempt by James Maloney successful.

James Maloney with the conversion attempt from the eastern touchline splits the uprights to extend the lead once again

Sydney Roosters 12-0

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TRY SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Scored by Daniel Tupou. Kick to come.

Daniel Tupou gets GREEN LIGHTS from the video referee as he finished off charging run from Michael Jennings after Tupou managed to keep the ball in play before going over the sideline. Roosters post their second try of the afternoon in the eastern corner.

Sydney Roosters 10-0

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VIDEO REFEREE for the Roosters, we have a TRY for Daniel Tupou as he backed up a charging run from Michael Jennings.

Sydney Roosters 6-0

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Gareth Widdop placed a kick low towards the posts and it's taken easily by Cordner. Roosters start their set inside their 10 metre zone.

Sydney Roosters 6-0

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Penalty to the Dragons as the Roosters defenders hold onto the attackers too long. Michael Witt takes the kick for touch and the Dragons march to the half way line.

Sydney Roosters 6-0

13

UNFORCED ERROR SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Boyd Cordner makes an unforced error.

Boyd Cordner looking to cut the Dragons defence into a gap but the ball bounces out of his hands. Dragons with it 10 metres off their own line.

Sydney Roosters 6-0

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The Dragons cough up possession early in the set to give the Roosters another chance at the try line just 20 metres out on the zero tackle.

Sydney Roosters 6-0

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UNFORCED ERROR SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Shaun Kenny-Dowall makes an unforced error.

Shaun Kenny-Dowall fumbles the offload from Roger Tuivasa-Sheck as he jumped for a Mitchell Pearce last tackle kick. Change over for the Dragons deep in their own half.

Sydney Roosters 6-0

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Conversion attempt by James Maloney successful.

James Maloney with a simple conversion from in front of the uprights slots the goal to extend the lead

Sydney Roosters 6-0

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TRY SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Scored by Aidan Guerra. Kick to come.

Aidan Guerra with a beautiful step has charged through the Dragons defence as he sailed into a gap to bring up first points for the Roosters

Sydney Roosters 4-0

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UNFORCED ERROR ST. GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS
Gerard Beale makes an unforced error.

Gerard Beale jumping out of the line to stop the shifting pass from SBW, ZERO TACKLE for the Roosters

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Nathan Green is penalised for holding onto the ball in the ruck as Michael Jennings attempted to play the ball. Roosters advance over the half way line.

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Dragons goal line defence holds as Mitchell Pearce took a dart for the line, held out on last tackle. Change over for the Dragons

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James Maloney took a charge for the goal line off a shift to the left from Mitchell Pearce. He is held up so back to the 10 metre line.

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Tyson Frizell ruled to be inside the 10 metres is penalised for offside. Roosters kick for touch and attack 10 metres out from the Dragons try line.

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UNFORCED ERROR SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Shaun Kenny-Dowall makes an unforced error.

Shaun Kenny-Dowall jumping for the Mitchell Pearce kick and he was unable to take possession. Dragons with possession now

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First penalty of the match goes to the Roosters, Anthony Minichiello worked over after the held call. James Maloney kicks for touch and the Roosters have possession 10 metres short of the half way line.

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Boyd Cordner is trapped on the last tackle, change over the Dragons 10 metres of their own try line

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We are UNDERWAY in ANZAC Day Football as the Dragons kick off to give the Roosters first use of the ball in this 13th meeting for the ANZAC Cup

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The Australian National Anthem now being performance as the teams stand side-by-side

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The official ceremony taking place now with the Last Post being echoed around Allianz Stadium, to be followed by a minute's silence.

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Both teams are out onto Allianz Stadium ahead of the official welcome on stage, centre field. Dragons lead out by Ben Creagh, and the Roosters lead by Anthony Minichiello.

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Welcome to LeagueUnlimited's LIVE coverage from Allianz Stadium as Australia and New Zealand pause to remember those who have fallen. Today marks the 13th clash for the ANZAC Cup between the Dragons and Roosters as the Game pays respect to all ANZACs.

Kick off is slated for 4:10pm at Moore Park, the rain has disappeared and the sun is beaming down.

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LATE MAIL: St. George Illawarra Dragons – Tyson Frizell replaces Dan Hunt in the starting side. Jack de Belin onto the interchange in place of Leeson Ah Mau.

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LATE MAIL: Sydney Roosters – Unchanged starting side, 1-17, Daniel Mortimer drops off an extended bench

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Referees: Shayne Hayne, Gavin Morris

Touch Judges: Russell Turner, Brett Suttor

Video Referee: Steve Clark, Luke Phillips

ST. GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS (14)
Tries: Ben Creagh, Nathan Green, Gerard Beale
Field Goals:
Conversions: Gareth Widdop (1/3)
Penalty Goals:

SYDNEY ROOSTERS (34)
Tries: Aidan Guerra, Daniel Tupou, Anthony Minichiello, Jake Friend, Boyd Cordner, Shaun Kenny-Dowall
Field Goals:
Conversions: James Maloney (5/5), Roger Tuivasa-Sheck (0/1)
Penalty Goals:



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