Jeff Dickinson-Fox reviews the campaign which saw Melbourne Storm crowned premiers in 2017.
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League Wrap The full weekend wrap of the National Rugby League, the LeagueUnlimited.com Player Awards.
LeagueUnlimited.com Player of the Year plus LeagueUnlimited.com Team of the Year. (see below)
COWBOYS 38 - BULLDOGS 32 WESTS TIGERS 24 - KNIGHTS 26 RABBITOHS 12 - ROOSTERS 26 PANTHERS 20 - WARRIORS 24 RAIDERS 12 - SHARKS 22 SEA EAGLES 28 - DRAGONS 24 EELS 68 - BRONCOS 22 STORM 50 - TITANS 6
North Queensland Cowboys 38 Tries: Ty Williams (2), Ben Farrar (2), Justin Smith, Johnathan Thurston Goals: Johnathan Thurston (7/7) Canterbury Bulldogs 32 Tries: Andrew Ryan, Daryl Millard, Willie Tonga, Luke Patten (2), Sonny Bill Williams Goals: Hazem El Masri (4/5) Kick-off: 7:30 PM Friday Half time: Cowboys 20-10 Venue: Dairy Farmers Stadium Crowd: 24,050 Referee: Shayne Hayne Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: Johnathan Thurston (Cowboys) 2 Points: Ben Farrar (Cowboys) 1 Point: Brent Sherwin (Bulldogs) [Match Report]
Wests Tigers 24 Tries: John Morris, Benji Marshall (2), Chris Lawrence Field Goals: Benji Marshall (0/1) Goals: Benji Marshall (4/5) Newcastle Knights 26 Tries: Cory Paterson, Cooper Vuna (2), Kurt Gidley Goals: Kurt Gidley (5/5) Kick-off: 7:30 PM Friday Half time: Tigers 12-6 Venue: Telstra Stadium Crowd: 13,446 Referee: Paul Simpkins Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: Kurt Gidley (Knights) 2 Points: Benji Marshall (Tigers) 1 Point: Cooper Vuna (Knights) [Match Report]
South Sydney Rabbitohs 12 Tries: Fetuli Talanoa, Shane Rigon Goals: Joe Williams (2/2) Sydney Roosters 26 Tries: Joel Monaghan, Braith Anasta, Amos Roberts (2), Craig Wing Goals: Craig Fitzgibbon (3/7) Kick-off: 5:30 PM Saturday Half time: Roosters 18-0 Venue: Telstra Stadium Crowd: 32,125 Referee: Ben Cummins Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: Joel Monaghan (Roosters) 2 Points: Amos Roberts (Roosters) 1 Point: Craig Wing (Roosters) [Match Report]
Penrith Panthers 20 Tries: Nathan Smith (2), Frank Pritchard Goals: Michael Gordon (4/4) New Zealand Warriors 24 Tries: Grant Rovelli, Todd Byrne (2), Sam Rapira Goals: Michael Witt (4/4) Kick-off: 7:30 PM Saturday Half time: 18-14 Venue: CUA Stadium Crowd: 14,473 Referee: Sean Hampstead Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: George Gatis (Warriors) 2 Points: Jarrod Sammut (Panthers) 1 Point: Todd Byrne (Warriors) [Match Report]
Canberra Raiders 12 Tries: Scott Logan, Todd Carney Goals: Todd Carney (2/2) Cronulla Sutherland Sharks 22 Tries: Mitch Brown, Luke Covell (2), Isaac De Gois Goals: Luke Covell (3/5) Kick-off: 7:30 PM Saturday Half time: Sharks 12-6 Venue: Canberra Stadium Crowd: 11,440 Referee: Bernard Sutton Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: Luke Covell (Sharks) 2 Points: Todd Carney (Raiders) 1 Point: Paul Gallen (Sharks) [Match Report]
Manly Warringah Sea Eagles 28 Tries: Steve Matai, Michael Monaghan (2), Steven Bell, Brett Stewart Goals: Matt Orford (4/5) St George Illawarra Dragons 24 Tries: Mark Gasnier (2), Matt Cooper, Jason Nightingale Goals: Jamie Soward (4/4) Kick-off: 2:00 PM Sunday Half time: Sea Eagles 28-6 Venue: Brookvale Oval Crowd: 18,637 Referee: Steve Clark Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: Michael Monaghan (Sea Eagles) 2 Points: Brett Stewart (Sea Eagles) 1 Point: Michael Bani (Sea Eagles) [Match Report]
Parramatta Eels 68 Tries: Ian Hindmarsh (2), Jarryd Hayne (2), Krisnan Inu (3), Eric Grothe, Timana Tahu (2), Tim Smith, Feleti Mateo (2) Goals: Krisnan Inu (7/9), Jarryd Hayne (0/1), Ian Hindmarsh (0/1), Timana Tahu (0/1), Tim Smith (1/1) Brisbane Broncos 22 Tries: Steve Michaels, Justin Hodges (2), Brad Thorn Goals: Corey Parker (3/3) Kick-off: 3:00 PM Sunday Half time: Eels 34-16 Venue: Parramatta Stadium Crowd: 17,112 Referee: Tony Archer Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: Tim Smith (Eels) 2 Points: Nathan Hindmarsh (Eels) 1 Point: Krisnan Inu (Eels) [Match Report]
Melbourne Storm 50 Tries: Ryan Hoffman, Steve Turner, Cooper Cronk, Anthony Quinn, Matt King, Greg Inglis, Israel Folau, Michael Crocker, Billy Slater Goals: Cameron Smith 5/6, Israel Folau 1/2, Matt King 1/1 Gold Coast Titans 6 Tries: Mark Minichiello Goals: Brett Delaney 1/1 Kick-off: 7:00 PM Sunday Half time: Storm 28-0 Venue: Olympic Park Crowd: 11,770 Referee: Jared Maxwell Leagueunlimited.com players of the match: 3 Points: Cooper Cronk (Storm) 2 Points: Israel Folau (Storm) 1 Point: Greg Inglis (Storm) [Match Report]
FULL DRAW, RESULTS & LINKS TO LIVE SCORES - CLICK HERE
UPCOMING MATCHES: FINALS WEEK ONE: 7-9 SEPTEMBER 2007
LEAGUEUNLIMITED.COM PLAYER AWARDS 2007 CAMERON SMITH - PLAYER OF THE YEAR! Congratulations to Storm hooker Cameron Smith, winner of this year