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ROUND 23: 17-20 AUGUST 2007
BRONCOS 24 BULLDOGS 25 STORM 14 EELS 10 SHARKS 28 WESTS TIGERS 29 COWBOYS 24 DRAGONS 14 RAIDERS 26 WARRIORS 24 TITANS 22 ROOSTERS 18 KNIGHTS 12 PANTHERS 46 RABBITOHS 24 SEA EAGLES 18
Brisbane Broncos 24 Tries: Dave Taylor (2), Darius Boyd, Shane Perry Goals: Corey Parker (4/5) Canterbury Bulldogs 25 Tries: Ben Roberts (2), Hazem El Masri, Luke Patten Goals: Hazem El Masri (4/4) Field Goals: Brent Sherwin (1/2) Kick-off: 7:30 PM Friday Half time: 12 all Venue: Suncorp Stadium Crowd: 35,199 Referee: Steve Clark Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: Shane Perry (Broncos) 2 Points: Ben Roberts (Bulldogs) 1 Point: Dave Taylor (Broncos) [Match Report]
Melbourne Storm 14 Tries: Cameron Smith, Billy Slater Goals: Cameron Smith (3/3) Parramatta Eels 10 Tries: Eric Grothe, Krisnan Inu Goals: Krisnan Inu (1/2) Kick-off: 7:30 PM Friday Half time: Storm 14-4 Venue: Olympic Park Crowd: 11,549 Referee: Tony Archer Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: Krisnan Inu (Eels) 2 Points: Dallas Johnson (Storm) 1 Point: Cameron Smith (Storm) [Match Report]
Cronulla Sutherland Sharks 28 Tries: Luke Covell (2), Greg Bird, Ben Pomeroy, Misi Taulapapa Goals: Luke Covell (4/5) Wests Tigers 29 Tries: Daniel Fitzhenry, Benji Marshall, Taniela Tuiaki, Brett Hodgson, Chris Lawrence Field Goals: Robbie Farah (1/1) Goals: Benji Marshall (4/6) Kick-off: 5:30 PM Saturday Half time: Sharks 18-4 Venue: Toyota Park Crowd: 12,964 Referee: Paul Simpkins Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: Robbie Farah (Tigers) 2 Points: Brett Seymour (Sharks) 1 Point: Luke Covell (Sharks) [Match Report]
North Queensland Cowboys 24 Tries: Ray Cashmere, Matthew Bowen, Jason Smith, Paul Bowman Goals: Johnathan Thurston (4/4) St George Illawarra Dragons 14 Tries: Ben Hornby, Matt Cooper (2) Goals: Jamie Soward (1/3) Kick-off: 7:30 PM Saturday Half time: Cowboys 12-6 Venue: Dairy Farmers Stadium Crowd: 18,721 Referee: Ben Cummins Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: Ray Cashmere (Cowboys) 2 Points: Johnathan Thurston (Cowboys) 1 Point: Carl Webb (Cowboys) [Match Report]
Canberra Raiders 26 Tries: Brett Kelly (3), Todd Carney, Scott Logan Goals: Todd Carney (3/5) New Zealand Warriors 24 Tries: Michael Crocket, Manu Vatuvei, Epalahame Lauaki, Nathan Fien Goals: Michael Witt (4/4) Kick-off: 7:30 PM Saturday Half time: Warriors 18-14 Venue: Canberra Stadium Crowd: 8,131 Referee: Jared Maxwell Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: Todd Carney (Raiders) 2 Points: Brett Kelly (Raiders) 1 Point: Todd Byrne (Warriors) [Match Report]
Gold Coast Titans 22 Tries: Matt Petersen, Brett Delaney, Scott Prince, Anthony Laffranchi Goals: Brett Delaney (2/4), Mat Rogers (1/2) Sydney Roosters 18 Tries: Sam Perrett (3), Braith Anasta Goals: Craig Fitzgibbon (1/4) Kick-off: 2:00 PM Sunday Half time: Titans 16-10 Venue: Gold Coast Stadium Crowd: 17,423 Referee: Gavin Badger Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: Scott Prince (Titans) 2 Points: Braith Anasta (Roosters) 1 Point: Chris Walker (Titans) [Match Report]
Penrith Panthers 46 Tries: Michael Jennings (3), Frank Pritchard (3), Michael Gordon Goals: Michael Gordon (9/9) Newcastle Knights 12 Tries: Zeb Taia, Cooper Vuna Goals: Kurt Gidley (2/2) Kick-off: 3:00 PM Sunday Half time: Panthers 20-6 Venue: Energy Australia Stadium Crowd: 14,351 Referee: Jason Robinson Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: Frank Pritchard (Panthers) 2 Points: Michael Jennings (Panthers) 1 Point: Jarrod Sammut (Panthers) [Match Report]
South Sydney Rabbitohs 24 Tries: Yileen Gordon, Issac Luke, John Sutton, Fetuli Talanoa Goals: Joe Williams (4/4) Manly Warringah Sea Eagles 18 Tries: Brett Stewart, Chris Hicks, Steve Menzies Field Goals: Michael Monaghan (0/1) Goals: Jamie Lyon (3/3) Kick-off: 7:00 PM Monday Half time: Sea Eagles 18-6 Venue: Telstra Stadium Crowd: 12,087 Referee: Sean Hampstead Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: John Sutton (Rabbitohs) 2 Points: Issac Luke (Rabbitohs) 1 Point: Steve Menzies (Sea Eagles) [Match Report]
FULL DRAW, RESULTS & LINKS TO LIVE SCORES - CLICK HERE
Fri 7:30 BULLDOGS v STORM Telstra Stadium Fri 7:30 KNIGHTS v COWBOYS Energy Australia Stadium Sat 5:30 SHARKS v TITANS Toyota Park Sat 7:30 ROOSTERS v PANTHERS Sydney Football Stadium Sun 2:00 (NZ) 12:00 (AEST) WARRIORS v SEA EAGLES Mt Smart Stadium Sun 2:00 BRONCOS v RAIDERS Suncorp Stadium Sun 3:00 WESTS TIGERS v RABBITOHS Leichhardt Oval Mon 7:00 DRAGONS v EELS WIN Stadium