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4:10pm Sun May 20, 2018
Round 11 - Southern Cross Group Stadium - Crowd: 14004

And Mbye knocks on with the final play. Sharks hang on.


Penalty Goal: Bulldogs
Kicked by Moses Mbye.

Mbye kicks a penalty goal. They have 27 seconds to score a converted try to send this game to golden point.

Sharks lead Sharks 22 - 16 Bulldogs

Dugan pinged for a professional foul and is sent to the sin bin. Dogs need 8 points in 27 seconds.


PENALTY BULLDOGS - Sharks infringement in the play the ball. Dogs will start the set on halfway. Siren sounds


PENALTY BULLDOGS - Woods takes a quick tap and almost catches the Sharks napping


Townsend kicks the pants off the ball there and it goes dead in the Dogs ingoal after one bounce. Dogs with a 7 tackle set. They need 8 points in 2 minutes.


SCRUM SHARKS - Mbye is unable to hang onto the offload from Martin.


PENALTY BULLDOGS - Townsend hits Foran late and high. Dogs start their set 35m from the Sharks line.


SCRUM BULLDOGS - Paulo attempts a Billy Slater style drop kick, except by accident, Holmes picked up the loose ball and dived over to score, but play is called back due to the Paulo knock on.


PENALTY SHARKS - Jackson gives one away late in a Sharks set that was going nowhere


Foran half skips out of a tackle and reaches out to score, but the ball lands agonisingly short of the line and knocks on.


PENALTY BULLDOGS - Prior gives away a penalty. Dogs start the set inside the Sharks half.


Sharks made 100m in the set rather easily, only for the set to end dismally after Townsend's kick is taken on the full by Mbye in his own ingoal.


Conversion: Sharks
Kicked by Chad Townsend.

Townsend from just to the left of the posts, adds another 2 to the tally.

Sharks lead Sharks 22 - 14 Bulldogs

Try: Sharks
Scored by Matt Prior. Kick to come.

Prior looked to be tackled for all money a metre shy of the line, but got his arm free, reached out and planted the ball on the line.

Sharks lead Sharks 20 - 14 Bulldogs

PENALTY SHARKS - Woods gives away a penalty.


PENALTY SHARKS - Bulldogs holding in the tackle for too long. Sharks will move down into the Bulldogs half now.


SCRUM SHARKS - First run off the scrum and Martin's offload goes forward. Sharks let off.


SCRUM BULLDOGS - Segeyaro with a forward pass to Gallen late in the set. Dogs will get the scrum on halfway.


Conversion: Bulldogs
Attempted by Moses Mbye.

Mbye from the left touchline pushes it across the face again

Sharks lead Sharks 16 - 14 Bulldogs

Try: Bulldogs
Scored by Brett Morris. Kick to come.

Stunning pass from Klemmer, finds the right man with the skill of any halfback, links with Holland who then gets a nice ball to Brett Morris who scores a good try in the corner.

Sharks lead Sharks 16 - 14 Bulldogs

SCRUM BULLDOGS - Moylan reads a Bulldogs play well and attempts an intercept but drops the ball.


PENALTY SHARKS - Dogs with a high tackle. Sharks will waltz up to near halfway


Conversion: Sharks
Kicked by Chad Townsend.

Townsend from almost in front bangs over the conversion.

Sharks lead Sharks 16 - 10 Bulldogs

Try: Sharks
Scored by Jesse Ramien. Kick to come.

Ramien steps inside and the Bulldogs players all just look at him as he brushes off feeble tackle attempts to score a great strong solo try.

Sharks lead Sharks 14 - 10 Bulldogs

PENALTY SHARKS - Incorrect play-the-ball by Woods


Moylan drops the regulation pass in front of the posts.


SCRUM SHARKS - Sharks get the scrum feed after the Frawley knock on, they'll have a full set inside the Dogs 10m


Moylan with a great grubber is beautifully cleaned up by Mbye. Mbye gets driven back into his own in-goal and attempts to offload to an unsuspecting Frawley. Frawley drops the ball and the Sharks very nearly score.


PENALTY SHARKS - Bulldogs strip the ball off Lee


Back underway and Josh Morris has been replaced at the break by Holland. Looks like J Moz has done some damage to his knee and won't be back.


Moylan has a quick crack at a one pointer, but it doesn't have the legs. Lets all go have some party pies and come back in 10 mins


SCRUM SHARKS - A nice offload is put down by To'omaga 25m from his own line. There's 5 seconds left.


Penalty Goal: Bulldogs
Kicked by Moses Mbye.

Mbye with the shot at penalty goal from left of the posts, nails it.

Tied up at Sharks 10 - 10 Bulldogs

PENALTY BULLDOGS - Sharks get a caution now.


PENALTY BULLDOGS - Ramien runs Morris off the ball after a Frawley kick. Dogs get another full set inside the Sharks 10m


PENALTY BULLDOGS - Sharks holding down too long.


PENALTY BULLDOGS - Sharks with a hand on the ball in the tackle. Bulldogs will start another set inside the Sharks 30m


Conversion: Bulldogs
Attempted by Moses Mbye.

Mbye from the sideline again pushes it across the face.

Sharks lead Sharks 10 - 8 Bulldogs

Try: Bulldogs
Scored by Brett Morris. Kick to come.

Dogs spread the ball left and Brett Morris dives over in the corner

Sharks lead Sharks 10 - 8 Bulldogs

SCRUM BULLDOGS - Sharks with a ruck infringement. Dogs will start their set inside the Sharks 20m


DROP OUT SHARKS - Foran grubbers for his right side attack but Lee bats it dead.


SCRUM BULLDOGS - Sharks knock on the Bulldogs kick, right in front of their own posts.


Townsend's kick goes out on the full, the game has been put on hold after Josh Morris went down due to a knee clash. He's limping over to the left wing and will try to run it off.


SCRUM BULLDOGS - Prior loses the ball in the tackle, just inside the Dogs half.


Conversion: Sharks
Attempted by Chad Townsend.

Townsend from wide on the right side pushes the kick across the face.

Sharks lead Sharks 10 - 4 Bulldogs

Try: Sharks
Scored by Valentine Holmes. Kick to come.

Moylan kicks on the third tackle after the penalty and finds Holmes unmarked who takes the catch cleanly and scores an easy try on the right side.

Sharks lead Sharks 10 - 4 Bulldogs

PENALTY SHARKS - Bulldogs get hit with their 5th penalty of the game and are given a caution.


Conversion: Sharks
Kicked by Chad Townsend.

Townsend from the left sideline sneaks the conversion through the sticks.

Sharks lead Sharks 6 - 4 Bulldogs

Try: Sharks
Scored by Edrick Lee. Kick to come.

Dugan with a good pass to Lee, who reaches out and scores in the corner despite plenty of defensive pressure.

Tied up at Sharks 4 - 4 Bulldogs

PENALTY SHARKS - First tackle after the last penalty and the Dogs are offside.


PENALTY SHARKS - Townsend taken out late by Priest. They get a full set inside the Dogs 20m


SCRUM SHARKS - Aaron Woods gets a good pass and he drops it cold.


Conversion: Bulldogs
Attempted by Moses Mbye.

Mbye from out on the left sideline is unable to convert.

Bulldogs lead Sharks 0 - 4 Bulldogs

Try: Bulldogs
Scored by Josh Morris. Kick to come.

Morris gets one-on-one with Ramien, J Moz casually slips out of the tackle and strolls over for a try.

Bulldogs lead Sharks 0 - 4 Bulldogs

SCRUM BULLDOGS - Sharks defence was epic, forcing the Dogs to kick from inside their own 15m but Dugan makes an absolute hash of the catch and drops the ball cold. Bulldogs with a scrum inside the Sharks 40m


Townsend with a crafty grubber against the play and Elliott with a very good effort to clean up.


PENALTY SHARKS - Their second of the game. This time Foran is offside.


Townsend with a crosskick for Holmes but it is too deep. Brett Morris takes it comfortably 5m from his own line.


Brailey with a nice dummy half run, almost sneaks through.


Frawley runs the ball on the last but cannot get through the Sharks defence.


Both sides playing simple, risk-free footy so far.


Fifita's chicken legs push Aaron Woods over at the play the ball.

Dugan kicks off in the last match of Round 11.

Referees & scorers:

Referees: Matt Cecchin, Phil Henderson

Touch Judges: Jon Stone, Tim Roby

Video Referee: Steve Chiddy, Bryan Norrie

Tries: Edrick Lee, Valentine Holmes, Jesse Ramien, Matt Prior
Field Goals:
Conversions: Chad Townsend (3/4)
Penalty Goals:

Tries: Josh Morris, Brett Morris (2)
Field Goals:
Conversions: Moses Mbye (0/3)
Penalty Goals: Moses Mbye (2/2)