Full Time
6:00pm Fri June 8, 2018
Round 14 - GIO Stadium Canberra - Crowd: 7662

SCRUM PANTHERS - Hingano drops the ball in a heavy tackle with just 14 seconds left in the game.


SCRUM RAIDERS - Fisher-Harris loses the ball in a strong tackle right on halfway.


Field Goal: Panthers
Kicked by Nathan Cleary.

Cleary strikes his field goal attempt sweetly and it goes straight through the posts.

Panthers lead Raiders 22 - 23 Panthers

SCRUM PANTHERS - Hingano ruled to have lost the ball in a tackle, just 20m from his own line.


Conversion: Panthers
Kicked by James Maloney.

Maloney's sideline conversion juuuust sneaks through the posts and we're all tied up.

Tied up at Raiders 22 - 22 Panthers

Try: Panthers
Scored by Dean Whare. Kick to come.

Tamou spins in a tackle and gets a ball to Peachey who then draw two defenders and got a good ball to Cleary, who then found CHN and the big forward linked with Whare who dived over in the right corner.

Raiders lead Raiders 22 - 20 Panthers

Havili has a shot at field goal from 20 metres out. It gets about 2 metres off the ground. An absolute bludger of an attempt.


Whare loses the ball in the tackle by Papalii


Penalty Goal: Raiders
Kicked by Jarrod Croker.

Crokers adds another 2

Raiders lead Raiders 22 - 16 Panthers

PENALTY RAIDERS - Harawera-Naera gets Croker high. Looked worse than it was. Croker to take a shot at goal.


SCRUM RAIDERS - Merrin found to have lost the ball in the tackle.


Conversion: Panthers
Kicked by James Maloney.

Maloney converts from touch with a great kick.

Raiders lead Raiders 20 - 16 Panthers

Try: Panthers
Scored by Tyrone Peachey. Kick to come.

Panthers go back to the left side and Peachey slips through the defence to score out wide.

Raiders lead Raiders 20 - 14 Panthers

Maloney slices through on the left side and finds Yeo who is pulled down by Papalii, still at centre.


Conversion: Raiders
Kicked by Jarrod Croker.

Croker converts from touch with a great kick.

Raiders lead Raiders 20 - 10 Panthers

Try: Raiders
Scored by Elliot Whitehead. Kick to come.

What a crazy try. The ball goes down the right blindside and finds Papalii playing at centre, who then got a magnificent flick pass to Whitehead standing on the wing, who dived over for a try.

Raiders lead Raiders 18 - 10 Panthers

Cleary puts in another grubber on the Raiders left side, no one runs through and it goes dead in goal again.


Raiders hold the Panthers out, but they are now without their right side attacking pair of Leilua and Rapana, with back up hooker Hingano lining up on the wing.


DROP OUT RAIDERS - Rapana injures his hamstring as chasing a grubber. He falls and manages to regather the ball despite the injury, denying Penrith a try.


SCRUM PANTHERS - Boyd loses the ball just inside the Panthers half.


PENALTY RAIDERS - Campbell-Gillard and Tamou collared Knight high.


Conversion: Raiders
Kicked by Jarrod Croker.

Croker throws it over from right in front.

Raiders lead Raiders 14 - 10 Panthers

Try: Raiders
Scored by Jordan Rapana. Kick to come.

Austin knocks the ball loose out of Peachey's hand, the ball is cleaned up by Whitehead who passes to Rapana and the winger strolls over for an easy try.

Raiders lead Raiders 12 - 10 Panthers

Cleary grubbers for Harawera-Naera, but the ball goes dead in goal.


PENALTY PANTHERS - Gubb tackles Cleary late and around the legs as he's kicking.


SCRUM PANTHERS - Rapana attempts an offload and loses the ball.


Penalty Goal: Panthers
Kicked by James Maloney.

Maloney nails another goal and Penrith takes the lead back.

Panthers lead Raiders 8 - 10 Panthers

PENALTY PANTHERS - Raiders offside. Maloney to take another shot at goal


Raiders turn the ball over on the second tackle of the opening set of the second half and Penrith are straight on the attack.


Cleary has a crack at a field goal from halfway, and it falls about 30 metres shy.


SCRUM PANTHERS - A Raiders offload goes blatantly forward. 20 seconds left in the half.


Penalty Goal: Raiders
Kicked by Jarrod Croker.

Croker takes the gift two pointer to level the scores.

Tied up at Raiders 8 - 8 Panthers

PENALTY RAIDERS - Panthers with a hand on the ball.


Rapana gets the ball on the last and launches a great kick downfield that becomes a 40/20!


SCRUM PANTHERS - Canberra goes left again to Cotric and Crichton sends him into touch with a stunning tackle.


Ellis is sent to the bin after repeat infringements by Penrith


PENALTY RAIDERS - After being penalised, Perenara then sends Ellis to the sin bin.


SCRUM RAIDERS - Maloney loses the ball in the play the ball, after a good tackle by Knight


SCRUM PANTHERS - Knight drops the regulation pass to take the first hit up off the drop-out.


DROP OUT PANTHERS - Nice kick by Austin behind the Panthers line has Soliola chasing through, forcing Phillips to bat it dead.


PENALTY RAIDERS - Maloney makes no effort to clear the ruck after the tackle.


SCRUM RAIDERS - Panthers with a nice break but the pass from DWZ goes 5 feet over his wingers head and into touch


PENALTY RAIDERS - Boyd held down. Havili took a tap and then looked at his team mates to ask questions before being tackled. Weird.


SCRUM RAIDERS - Cleary just misses out on a 40/20 with a good low kick.


SCRUM PANTHERS - Wighton makes a half break near the line, reaches out to score but plants it short and then loses the ball.


PENALTY RAIDERS - Austin quickly takes the kick and makes huge metres. Raiders go from their 20m line to the Panthers 30m line.


Fast catch and pass by Croker goes perfectly to Cotric, who then knocked it on cold and a try goes begging.


EPNALTY RAIDERS - Panthers players offside after a rushed Cleary bomb.


Cotric very nearly snatches a bomb from Phillips


Conversion: Raiders
Kicked by Jarrod Croker.

Croker from the left sideline, now has to wait while another Raiders player, Shannon Boyd, is being patched up. After almost 2 minutes he walks up and slots it.

Panthers lead Raiders 6 - 8 Panthers

Try: Raiders
Scored by Nick Cotric. Kick to come.

Raiders swing it left before a great ball from Austin hits Cotric on the chest and he dives over in the corner for a good try.

Panthers lead Raiders 4 - 8 Panthers

Papalii steps out of a tackle and makes an extra 10m but can't find any support.


Katoa's grubber goes dead in goal. Poor kick. Raiders get a 7 tackle set. Can they complete it?


SCRUM PANTHERS - Rapana tries to play the ball before he gets to his feet and loses the ball on the second tackle. Panthers with a full set inside the Raiders 20m


Leilua has failed his HIA and won't be back tonight.


Penalty Goal: Panthers
Kicked by James Maloney.

Maloney bangs over another two points.

Panthers lead Raiders 0 - 8 Panthers

PENALTY PANTHERS - Boyd found to have taken out Cleary from behind and late.


PENALTY RAIDERS - First tackle off the scrum and the Panthers are off side. Rapana takes a quick tap, and then loses the ball in the tackle. Penrith back on attack.


SCRUM RAIDERS - Its been 9 and a half minutes and Canberra get their second set


Penalty Goal: Panthers
Kicked by James Maloney.

Maloney waits for a whole 2 minutes for Bateman's patch up/costume change routine to complete, before knocking the goal over

Panthers lead Raiders 0 - 6 Panthers

PENALTY PANTHERS - Maloney set to have a crack at the penalty goal.Meanwhile Bateman has a cut to the back of his head and is getting sticky taped together and a change of jumper.


Croker takes the high ball well and is then in the middle of a mini scrum as his team mates try to keep him in the field of play, while the Panthers are pushing him in-goal.


PENALTY PANTHERS - Croker ruled to stripped the ball illegally and Penrith get another crack at the Raiders line.


Conversion: Panthers
Attempted by James Maloney.

Maloney fails to convert from the left sideline

Panthers lead Raiders 0 - 4 Panthers

Try: Panthers
Scored by Tyrone Peachey. Kick to come.

Penrith chips on the last, Maloney follows through and soccers the ball on again. Rapana tries to clean up on his own line but isn't able to do so and Peachey regathers the loose ball to score in the corner

Panthers lead Raiders 0 - 4 Panthers

Leilua gets his head in the wrong spot and looks to have copped a head knock. Taking his time getting to his feet. Gingerly coming from the field now.


PENALTY PANTHERS - Second tackle of the match and the Raiders give away a penalty

The Raiders kick off!

Referees & scorers:

Referees: Henry Perenara, Chris Butler

Touch Judges: Liam Kennedy, Kasey Badger

Video Referee: Ashley Klein, Bryan Norrie

Tries: Nick Cotric, Jordan Rapana, Elliot Whitehead
Field Goals:
Conversions: Jarrod Croker (3/3)
Penalty Goals: Jarrod Croker (2/2)

Tries: Tyrone Peachey (2), Dean Whare
Field Goals: Nathan Cleary (1/1)
Conversions: James Maloney (2/3)
Penalty Goals: James Maloney (3/3)