80:00
Sat 16 September 2017
ANZ Stadium - Crowd: 41287
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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION PARRAMATTA EELS: Conversion attempt by Mitchell Moses successful.

Moses converts from in front.

North Queensland Cowboys 24-16

79

TRY PARRAMATTA EELS: Scored by Michael Jennings. Kick to come.

Moses chips on the siren, Feldt knocks it on and Jennings comes through to clean up and score under the posts.

North Queensland Cowboys 24-14

76

PENALTY EELS: They have 3 minutes to score 3 tries...

North Queensland Cowboys 24-10

76

SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION NORTH QUEENSLAND COWBOYS: Conversion attempt by Ethan Lowe successful.

Lowe's conversion attempt is successful.

North Queensland Cowboys 24-10

75

TRY NORTH QUEENSLAND COWBOYS: Scored by Michael Morgan. Kick to come.

Morgan spots the Eels defence backpedaling. He runs hard at the line and scores.

North Queensland Cowboys 22-10

73

Eels turn the ball over in their own half, but the Cowboys return favour just two tackles later, letting Parramatta off the hook. Eels getting desperate for a try now.

North Queensland Cowboys 18-10

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And on the first tackle, Matagi knocks on.

North Queensland Cowboys 18-10

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PENALTY EELS: Parramatta gets a timely penalty on the last tackle inside the Cowboys 30.

North Queensland Cowboys 18-10

68

Cowboys getting repeat sets and starving the Eels of possession.

North Queensland Cowboys 18-10

61

Cowboys went short side with some short passing, but Martin's pass can't be held and the Eels survive.

North Queensland Cowboys 18-10

51

SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION NORTH QUEENSLAND COWBOYS: Conversion attempt by Ethan Lowe successful.

Lowe converts from right in front.

North Queensland Cowboys 18-10

51

TRY NORTH QUEENSLAND COWBOYS: Scored by Coen Hess. Kick to come.

Hess hits a huge gap to score near the posts. A big scuffle takes place after he scores.

North Queensland Cowboys 16-10

49

Manu Ma'u attempts to barge over from close range but drops the ball in the process of trying to ground it.

North Queensland Cowboys 12-10

45

SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION NORTH QUEENSLAND COWBOYS: Conversion attempt by Ethan Lowe successful.

Lowe converts from in front.

North Queensland Cowboys 12-10

44

TRY NORTH QUEENSLAND COWBOYS: Scored by John Asiata. Kick to come.

Will Smith lets a Morgan bomb bounce. SMith regathers but Asiata strips it off him 1 on 1 in the Eels goal, to score.

10 all

41

Cowboys get the first attacking chance in the second half after Jennings turns the ball over 20 metres from his own line.

Parramatta Eels 10-6

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Half time sounds as the players engage in some petty pushing and shoving. Eels lead 10-6.

Parramatta Eels 10-6

37

Hess is back to his feet and will play on.

Parramatta Eels 10-6

37

Play has stopped as Coen Hess struggles with what appears to be a knee injury.

Parramatta Eels 10-6

33

UNSUCCESSFUL CONVERSION PARRAMATTA EELS: Conversion attempt by Mitchell Moses unsuccessful.

Moses can't convert from touch.

Parramatta Eels 10-6

30

TRY PARRAMATTA EELS: Scored by Will Smith. Kick to come.

Smith blocks a Morgan grubber and runs 90 metres to score.

Parramatta Eels 10-6

28

Morgan grubbers and cannot get the ball past Eels prop Nathan Brown.

6 all

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PENALTY COWBOYS: Ref initially ruled knock on against the Cowboys before overturning it and handing the Cowboys a penalty for hands on the ball.

6 all

25

Morgan grubbers for Linnett, but the ball is cleaned up by Takairangi. Eels drop out.

6 all

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PENALTIES COWBOYS: Moses hits Coote high

6 all

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PENALTY EELS: Cowboys with a hand on the ball.

6 all

20

Winterstein cops an accidental knee from Takairangi and is getting treatment.

6 all

18

Alvaro has failed his HIA and won't be back tonight for the Eels.

6 all

17

Moses grubbers into Lowe but can't handled the ricochet. Cowboys off the hook.

6 all

15

Jennings with a great grubber and regather before passing inside to the Cowboys defence.

6 all

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION NORTH QUEENSLAND COWBOYS: Conversion attempt by Ethan Lowe successful.

Lowe curls it in from out wide to level the scores.

6 all

10

TRY NORTH QUEENSLAND COWBOYS: Scored by Kyle Feldt. Kick to come.

Feldt somehow manages to plant the ball in the corner to get the Cowboys on the board.

Parramatta Eels 6-4

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SUCCESSFUL CONVERSION PARRAMATTA EELS: Conversion attempt by Mitchell Moses successful.

Moses converts from in front.

Parramatta Eels 6-0

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TRY PARRAMATTA EELS: Scored by Semi Radradra. Kick to come.

Radradra defuses the bomb on his own line and then runs 100 metres in a straight line to score a stunning try.

Parramatta Eels 4-0

4

Auva'a spills the ball 10 metres from his own line. Cowboys on the attack from the scrum

0 all

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PENALTY EELS: Jennings held down too long. Parra get an easy entry into Cowboys territory

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And we're underway at ANZ!

Referees:

Referees: Matt Cecchin, Ben Cummins

Touch Judges: Brett Suttor, Chris Butler

Video Referee: Ashley Klein, Ben Galea

PARRAMATTA EELS (16)
Tries: Semi Radradra, Will Smith, Michael Jennings
Field Goals:
Conversions: Mitchell Moses (2/3)
Penalty Goals:

NORTH QUEENSLAND COWBOYS (24)
Tries: Kyle Feldt, John Asiata, Coen Hess, Michael Morgan
Field Goals:
Conversions: Ethan Lowe (4/4)
Penalty Goals: