80:00
Sat 18 March 2017
McDonald Jones Stadium - Crowd: 15212
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The Knights cough up the ball. The Knights pretty much are heading to the sheds with a loss, and Robbie Farah celebrating a win for his 250th!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 24-18

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This will be Robbie Farah's first milestone win! 250 games, and not one win until today! Souths Win!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 24-18

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The Knights are pulling off everything they have!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 24-18

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION NEWCASTLE KNIGHTS: Conversion attempt by Brock Lamb successful.

FROM THE SIDELINE! Well done Mr Brock Lamb!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 24-18

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TRY NEWCASTLE KNIGHTS: Scored by Ken Sio. Kick to come.

GREEN LIGHT! Knights have a chance! Ken Sio one-handed try!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 24-16

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Possible try to Ken Sio! Off to the Bunker! The Knights fans are hopeful!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 24-12

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Mitch Barnett doing the Gorden Tallis! Dragging Alex Johnston back in goal!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 24-12

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In the last 5min now. Knights need to pull off a miracle if they want any chance of having a consecutive win!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 24-12

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SUCCESSFUL PENALTY GOAL SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS: Penalty goal attempt by Adam Reynolds successful.

It's too easy for Adam Reynolds.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 24-12

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and Adam Reynolds is going for the Penalty Goal! The crowd not happy with this referee!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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Penalty Souths. Penalty Count: Knights 6 - 6 Souths. The Knights suffering badly.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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Penalty Souths. Penalty Count: Knights 6 - 5 Souths

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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SIN BIN: Trent Hodkinson is sent to the sin bin.

Trent Hodkinson gives it to the ref, telling the ref "You've just cost us the game" after not agreeing with the scrum

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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But the Souths win the scrum!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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Souths lose the ball with a knock-on by Goodwin. Knights scrum!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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20m restart for Knights!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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Crichton knocks the ball on in-goal. No Try!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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Possible Try to Souths! Off to the Bunker!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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Sam Stone loses the ball! Nobody can hang onto the ball!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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Sam Burgess loses the ball! Ball back in Knights hands!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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Danny Levi loses the ball! Cody Walker running 40m! Passes to Robert Jennings who runs another 10m!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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What a take from Alex Johnston! But he loses the ball! Knights Scrum!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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Brendan Elliott coming off the field after the clash with Goodwin.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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An exciting match so far between these two teams! The Rabbitohs may be up by 10, but the game is very much still anyones.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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An arm from Bryson Goodwin comes across Brendan Elliott's head and sees him go down.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS: Conversion attempt by Adam Reynolds successful.

20m out, 7m in. Straight through!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 22-12

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Robbie Farah enjoying his 250th while currently on the bench.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 20-12

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TRY SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS: Scored by Braidon Burns. Kick to come.

With a huge pass from Adam Reynolds, straight to Braidon Burns. Burns with an open wing to score!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 20-12

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Penalty Souths. Penalty Count: Knights 6 - 4 Souths

South Sydney Rabbitohs 16-12

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Mistake by Knights, sees the Souths take the ball back.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 16-12

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A mistake from Souths sees Knights with the ball!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 16-12

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Knights with a line drop-out. Hodkinson not taking any chances.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 16-12

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Knock-on Knights. Souths scrum.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 16-12

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Penalty Knights! Penalty Count: Knights 6 - 3 Souths

South Sydney Rabbitohs 16-12

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Knock-On by Knights on the 5th. Hand-over. Souths possess the ball.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 16-12

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And Dane Gagai's bullet pass to Ken Sio is dropped, and the Knights slow down. Souths scrum!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 16-12

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South Sydney Line Drop-Out. Not taking any chances from the Knights attack.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 16-12

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Buhrer and Levi away down the field. Beautiful play!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 16-12

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Sneaky little offload from Angus Crichton lets Cody Walker escape and gain another 15m for the bunnies!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 16-12

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS: Conversion attempt by Adam Reynolds successful.

22m out, 6m in from the sideline. Facing the sun.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 16-12

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TRY SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS: Scored by Bryson Goodwin. Kick to come.

Acknowledging his late brother Leon, and with a try assist from Cody Walker. Bryson Goodwin with a try!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 14-12

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From the kick-off. Rabbitohs tackle Knights in-goal. Knights line dropout.

Newcastle Knights 12-10

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Both teams running back out onto the field. This time, the Rabbitohs are kicking off to the Knights!

Newcastle Knights 12-10

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The players return to the sheds for half time! It was a huge and fiery first half!

Newcastle Knights 12-10

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George Burgess has lost the ball! No Try!

Newcastle Knights 12-10

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Possible try to George Burgess right on half time.

Newcastle Knights 12-10

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A mistake from Knights. Jack Stockwell doesn't play the ball correctly, and we see Souths given a scrum.

Newcastle Knights 12-10

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SUCCESSFUL PENALTY GOAL NEWCASTLE KNIGHTS: Penalty goal attempt by Trent Hodkinson successful.

Never take out the kicker. Zane Musgrove gives the Knights a two-point lead, with a Penalty Goal right in front.

Newcastle Knights 12-10

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and Knights will be taking the two points!

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Penalty Knights. Musgrove taking out legs of kicker. Penalty Count: Knights 5 - 3 Souths

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Knights Scrum

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Souths Scrum.

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Zane Musgrove loses the ball, and it's a Knights scrum!

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UNSUCCESSFUL CONVERSION NEWCASTLE KNIGHTS: Conversion attempt by Trent Hodkinson unsuccessful.

From the sideline, 22m out, misses to the left of the posts.

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TRY NEWCASTLE KNIGHTS: Scored by Peter Mata'utia. Kick to come.

Matautia to Matautia! Newcastle levels up the game!

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Penalty Knights. Penalty Count: Knights 4 - 3 Souths

South Sydney Rabbitohs 10-6

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And Brendan Elliott is knocked out on the field by Hymel Hunt.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 10-6

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Nathan Ross gets his ankle caught under a tackle. Time-off.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 10-6

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION NEWCASTLE KNIGHTS: Conversion attempt by Trent Hodkinson successful.

Trent Hodkinson converts his own try!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 10-6

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TRY NEWCASTLE KNIGHTS: Scored by Trent Hodkinson. Kick to come.

Bunker sees grounding is good!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 10-4

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Possible try to Trent Hodkinson. To the bunker we go!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 10-0

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Penalty Knights. Penalty Count: Knights 3 - 3 Souths

South Sydney Rabbitohs 10-0

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Penalty Knights. Penalty Count: Knights 2 - 3 Souths

South Sydney Rabbitohs 10-0

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SIN BIN: George Burgess is sent to the sin bin.

Swinging Arm. Throwing punches. Souths down to 12 on the field for 10min

South Sydney Rabbitohs 10-0

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And George Burgess causes a fight on the field!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 10-0

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George Burgess loses the ball from kick-off, ball ends in Knights hands.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 10-0

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Penalty Souths. Penalty Count: Knights 1 - 3 Souths

South Sydney Rabbitohs 10-0

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS: Conversion attempt by Adam Reynolds successful.

Straight through the posts

South Sydney Rabbitohs 10-0

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TRY SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS: Scored by John Sutton. Kick to come.

From Farah running from dummy-half, passing to Cody Walker, whom gives a short pass to Sutton!

South Sydney Rabbitohs 8-0

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and with that last penalty, the referee marches the Knights back 10m on top.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 4-0

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Penalty Souths. Penalty Count: Knights 1 - 2 Souths

South Sydney Rabbitohs 4-0

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Hymel Hunt loses the ball after a strong tackle from Nathan Ross. Knights Scrum.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 4-0

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Penalty Souths. Penalty Count: Knights 1 - 1 Souths

South Sydney Rabbitohs 4-0

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Sione Mata'utia with an error, playing the ball whilst still on the ground.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 4-0

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Knights Scrum

South Sydney Rabbitohs 4-0

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Penalty for Knights. Penalty Count: Knights 1 - 0 Souths

South Sydney Rabbitohs 4-0

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UNSUCCESSFUL CONVERSION SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS: Conversion attempt by Adam Reynolds unsuccessful.

10m from the sideline, 22m out. Misses to the right of the posts.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 4-0

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TRY SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS: Scored by Alex Johnston. Kick to come.

Alex Johnston with amazing speed, running through the Knights left side defence.

South Sydney Rabbitohs 4-0

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South Sydney scrum 25m from their line.

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Newcastle with a repeat set, after a struggle to get out of their own half.

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The ball kicked out of the dead-ball line by Trent Hodkinson, 20m restart for Rabbitohs.

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And a mistake already from George Burgess from the kick-off, losing the ball. Scrum Newcastle.

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As the teams run on the field, we see the Knights kicking off to the Rabbitohs.

Congratulations to Robbie Farah from the Rabbitohs, playing in his 250th NRL game.

Referees:

Referees: Dave Munro, Chris Sutton

Touch Judges: Russell Turner, Michael Gordon

Video Referee: Jared Maxwell, Bryan Norrie

NEWCASTLE KNIGHTS (18)
Tries: Trent Hodkinson, Peter Mata'utia, Ken Sio
Field Goals:
Conversions: Trent Hodkinson (1/2), Brock Lamb (1/1)
Penalty Goals: Trent Hodkinson (1/1)

SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS (24)
Tries: Alex Johnston, John Sutton, Bryson Goodwin, Braidon Burns
Field Goals:
Conversions: Adam Reynolds (3/4)
Penalty Goals: Adam Reynolds (1/1)