80:00
Fri 19 May 2017
Suncorp Stadium - Crowd: 21197
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And that's full time. The Broncos will join the Sharks and the Storm at the top of the ladder, beating the Tigers 36-0 tonight, after leading 24-0 at half time.

Brisbane Broncos 36-0

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One last attempt for the Broncos, with Nikorima kicking for David Mead, but the ball goes over the sideline.

Brisbane Broncos 36-0

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Not much happening here - a pretty broken half of footy, punctuated by injuries and broken play.

Brisbane Broncos 36-0

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And now Josh Aloiai has copped a hit in an awkward tackle - looks to be a serious knee or ankle injury. The defenders have reacted immediately.

Brisbane Broncos 36-0

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The Broncos kick high on the last, and Naiqama leaps high to take the kick.

Brisbane Broncos 36-0

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Brisbane Broncos 36-0

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He hasn't. NO TRY.

Brisbane Broncos 36-0

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We're going to the Bunker for a possible try to the Tigers. Just checking whether James Tedesco has stayed onside.

Brisbane Broncos 36-0

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Josh Mcguire throws a wayward pass, as a number of the Broncos more... expensive... players leave the field for a bit of an early mark.

Brisbane Broncos 36-0

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Sue is penalised for a high tackle now. Milford is dazed from the tackle, but seems to be ok.

Brisbane Broncos 36-0

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And we resume play.

Brisbane Broncos 36-0

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McCullough being clapped from the ground.

Brisbane Broncos 36-0

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Expect a long break in play here - Andrew McCullough has got a tackle completely wrong, and injured his neck. They've called for the stretcher.

Brisbane Broncos 36-0

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION BRISBANE BRONCOS: Conversion attempt by Jordan Kahu successful.

Guess what. Another conversion from Kahu!

Brisbane Broncos 36-0

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TRY BRISBANE BRONCOS: Scored by Anthony Milford. Kick to come.

Joe Ofahengaue makes a break now, before offloading to Milford to score. A great pass from Kodi Nikorima to set that play up.

Brisbane Broncos 34-0

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The Tigers are struggling out of dummy half here - two forward passes in the past 2 sets.

Brisbane Broncos 30-0

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION BRISBANE BRONCOS: Conversion attempt by Jordan Kahu successful.

Kahu gets yet another crack at the uprights, and yet again slaps it over.

Brisbane Broncos 30-0

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TRY BRISBANE BRONCOS: Scored by Kodi Nikorima. Kick to come.

End to end stuff - James Roberts swooping on a poor kick, and then sprinting 60 metres before finding Kodi Nikorima back on the inside who dives over to score.

Brisbane Broncos 28-0

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Great run from the Tigers there after some slack marker defence. Littlejohn kicks behind the line, but Milford chucks it over the dead ball line. Line drop out.

Brisbane Broncos 24-0

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Tedesco is back on the field after his 10 minute stint on the sidelines.

Brisbane Broncos 24-0

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Brisbane Broncos 24-0

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That's half time - the Broncos going to the break leading 24-0.

Brisbane Broncos 24-0

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION BRISBANE BRONCOS: Conversion attempt by Jordan Kahu successful.

And converts.

Brisbane Broncos 24-0

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TRY BRISBANE BRONCOS: Scored by Jordan Kahu. Kick to come.

Yep, it's a try. Kahu gets one of his own.

Brisbane Broncos 22-0

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Pfft. No they won't. They conceded a try on the first tackle. Or did they? We're going to the Bunker.

Brisbane Broncos 18-0

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And now Jordan Rankin has dropped the ball from the kick. The Tigers will have to defend a full set from within their own 10.

Brisbane Broncos 18-0

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION BRISBANE BRONCOS: Conversion attempt by Jordan Kahu successful.

Kahu kicks the conversion.

Brisbane Broncos 18-0

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TRY BRISBANE BRONCOS: Scored by Korbin Sims. Kick to come.

Korbin Sims runs in to a yawning gap and scores the try. He's pretty happy with himself, but my nan would have scored that one. Beautiful leadup work and passing from the Broncos.

Brisbane Broncos 16-0

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Kahu intercepts, but Tedesco chases him down and tackles him. He then gets himself sent for ten for holding down the tackled man.

Brisbane Broncos 12-0

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Boyd tries a grubber kick this time, but David Nofoaluma picks it up and runs it back.

Brisbane Broncos 12-0

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Yep, it's obstruction, players everywhere, and the Bunker has ruled no try.

Brisbane Broncos 12-0

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We're going to the Bunker for a possible try to Tedesco, who looks to have injured himself the scoring attempt. It looks like an obstruction.

Brisbane Broncos 12-0

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Woods backs his way towards the try line, but is tackled 1 metre short.

Brisbane Broncos 12-0

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Milford kicks out on the full. Wet conditions or a wonky foot?

Brisbane Broncos 12-0

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION BRISBANE BRONCOS: Conversion attempt by Jordan Kahu successful.

Kahu converts again, and the Broncos extend their lead.

Brisbane Broncos 12-0

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TRY BRISBANE BRONCOS: Scored by Alex Glenn. Kick to come.

But two plays later the Broncos have scored their second - this time through Alex Glenn.

Brisbane Broncos 10-0

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Boyd again, this time throwing a lovely long pass out to Corey Oates on the wing. They look certain to score but a lovely tackle from Jordan Rankin drags him down.

Brisbane Broncos 6-0

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Scrap that, Kyle Lovett has droppped the ball in the play the ball.

Brisbane Broncos 6-0

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The Broncos lose the ball, and the Tigers will work out of their own end.

Brisbane Broncos 6-0

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Milford kicks across field on the last, but Naiqama comes diving in at full speed and rescues his side. A difficult catch but he made it look easy.

Brisbane Broncos 6-0

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Brisbane Broncos 6-0

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The Tigers attempt to kick into the in goal on the last, but it's way too deep.

Brisbane Broncos 6-0

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A break from the Tigers after an awkward bounce from a Broncos kick. They're dragged down, but milk a penalty for their trouble.

Brisbane Broncos 6-0

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION BRISBANE BRONCOS: Conversion attempt by Jordan Kahu successful.

Kahu has no problems with the conversion, and the Broncos lead by 6.

Brisbane Broncos 6-0

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TRY BRISBANE BRONCOS: Scored by Tautau Moga. Kick to come.

The Tigers defence have opened up, and Tatau Moga has opened the scoring for tonight with a try just left of the posts. Some great passing from the Broncos, and the defence had no answer.

Brisbane Broncos 4-0

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The Tigers are trying to keep the ball alive, but they force one pass too many and it travels forward.

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Boyd tries to pass to Gillett, but the pass is slightly astray and the Tigers come up with the ball.

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Nikorima goes out the back to Boyd, and he almost makes a break. On the last the kick goes into the legs of Aaron Woods, and he neatly picks it off his bootlaces.

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But Tedesco has lost the ball in the play the ball. A slippery ball error - and it won't be the last...

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The Tigers will start their set from their own 40 metre line with a scrum feed.

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A weak set from the Broncos so far here, struggling to get out of their own half. The Broncos will kick from within their own 40, and on the last Milford almost kicks out on the full.

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Very wet conditions, with even more rain on the radar. Expect a very slippery ball.

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Underway at Suncorp in the third match of the weekend. Broncos have it first. They're wearing their diamond-pattern heritage jersey.

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Referees:

Referees: Grant Atkins, Gavin Reynolds

Touch Judges: Rohan Best, Brett Suttor

Video Referee: Bernard Sutton, Ben Galea

BRISBANE BRONCOS (36)
Tries: Tautau Moga, Jordan Kahu, Alex Glenn, Korbin Sims, Kodi Nikorima, Anthony Milford
Field Goals:
Conversions: Jordan Kahu (6/6)
Penalty Goals:

WESTS TIGERS (0)
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