Full Time
80:00
7:30pm Sat June 9, 2018
Round 14 - TIO Stadium - Crowd: 8393
80min

Conversion: Cowboys
Kicked by Johnathan Thurston.

JT converts

Eels lead Eels 20 - 14 Cowboys
80min

Try: Cowboys
Scored by Matthew Scott. Kick to come.

Matt Scott gets the green lights despite replays showing that he was short of the line

Eels lead Eels 20 - 12 Cowboys
80min

Conversion: Cowboys
Attempted by Johnathan Thurston.

JT rushes the conversion and misses and that's full time

Eels lead Eels 20 - 8 Cowboys
80min

Try: Cowboys
Scored by Enari Tuala. Kick to come.

The Eels are penalised for being offside at the kick off and a great kick fro touch from JT finds great distance, They attack down the right and get the try down the right sideline with Enari Tuala

Eels lead Eels 20 - 8 Cowboys
79min

BUNKER: Matt Scott thinks he has a rare try BUT it looked like he was short which is the live decision of Peter Gough

77min

Awful awful awful... The Cowboys throw a poor pass that goes into touch to chalk up error 19

77min

Time off as we have some another break for an injury inside the final 5

75min

Poor pass out to Lowe and that sums up the night for the Cowboys

73min

JT puts in a poor kick but Clint Gutherson loses the ball and the Cowboys get a scrum 10m out

71min

**SHORT KICK OFF KLAXON** The Cowboys try a shot kick off and get the ball back

70min

Conversion: Eels
Kicked by Clint Gutherson.

Clint Gutherson has nailed the conversion from right in front

Eels lead Eels 20 - 4 Cowboys
68min

Try: Eels
Scored by Michael Jennings. Kick to come.

Lachlan Coote flies high to take a kick drops it and his ex-Panthers teammate Michael Jennings is on the scene and he scores the try.

Eels lead Eels 18 - 4 Cowboys
66min

Brad Takairangi doesn't get to his feet trying to play it and the knock is ruled... much to Takairangi's displeasure that it wasn't a penalty

66min

BUNKER: Kyle Feldt flies high and tries to take a catch and put it down all in one motion but loses it; The Badge says NO TRY and that's what the bunker calls

58min

TR.... FORWARD PASS - Again a good ball to set up points from the Cowboys is called forward and again the replays show it's not a very good call

55min

Some scrappy play as both sides struggle to complete their sets

50min

Conversion: Eels
Kicked by Clint Gutherson.

Clint Gutherson kicks the conversion from right next to the uprights

Eels lead Eels 14 - 4 Cowboys
50min

Try: Eels
Scored by Jarryd Hayne. Kick to come.

Well the Try is given but the grounding looked less than convincing just like Feldt's earlier...

Eels lead Eels 12 - 4 Cowboys
50min

BUNKER: Jarryd Hayne chases through and takes a great take above his head and gets to the ingoal... live decision TRY

47min

Thurston's kicking game is poor again as it doesn't get through the line and now the Cowboys compound it with a penalty

43min

Conversion: Eels
Attempted by Clint Gutherson.

Too much fade from Clint Gutherson on the conversion and it's waved away

Eels lead Eels 8 - 4 Cowboys
41min

Try: Eels
Scored by George Jennings. Kick to come.

Just 80 seconds into the second half and the Eels have first points after Lachlan Coote put a high kick down and then next play a great ball from Gutherson out to George Jennings sees the Eels winger get the ball down in the corner.

Eels lead Eels 8 - 4 Cowboys
40min

Kyle Feldt's towering boot gets us underway in the second half, Eels using the ball first

40min

HT in Darwin and the scores are locked up at 4 all in a game that has gone from end to end but interrupted with errors

39min

Coen Hess makes a meal of his play the ball THEN backs it up by throwing the ball away and Peter Gough doesn't like that and blows the penalty

37min

BIG TACKLE from Mahoney and Nathan Brown on Justin O'Niell BUT the whistle comes and referees rule that it went above the horizontal

33min

PENALTY COWBOYS: "Who who" yells Jarryd Hayne as Peter Gough explains that the Parra defensive line was offside

32min

Conversion: Cowboys
Attempted by Johnathan Thurston.

JT hooks the ball too far across the posts and the touch judges wave it away

Tied up at Eels 4 - 4 Cowboys
32min

Try: Cowboys
Scored by Kyle Feldt. Kick to come.

The bunker rules that Kyle Feldt kept his fingers on the ball and grounded it... the live decision was NO TRY and replays showing that it wasn't an awful call fro Peter Gough onfield

Tied up at Eels 4 - 4 Cowboys
32min

BUNKER: Kyle Feldt has crossed for a try and celebrates but Peter Gough rules NO TRY live decision

31min

PENALTY COWBOYS: Peter Gough not happy with the Parramatta tacklers ruling they were too slow and blows the penalty

30min

Cowboys back into the attacking position after the Eels tried to spread the ball deep in their own 30 and lost it

29min

Coote kicks with a cross field chip but Gavin Cooper ends up with it on the last and it's a changeover

27min

Lachlan Coote makes really good ground cleaning up a kick despite it looking like an obstruction

24min

PENALTY EELS: The Eels get a relieving penalty after the Cowboys stay too long in the tackle; Both sides get a breather

22min

A bit of hecticness there as TMM gets through but his basketball offload goes straight to an Eels player and then French is stripped but called a knock on by the Cowboys

21min

T... FORWARD PASS - Kyle Feldt gets on the outside of Bevan French off a good long ball from Te Maire Martin but it's called forward

18min

First tackle and the Eels hand the ball back to the Cowboys - Cowboys getting their best chance in quite a while

17min

The Cowboys struggling to get out of their own half and Ethan Lowe loses the ball in a strong tackle on his own 40

14min

Conversion: Eels
Attempted by Clint Gutherson.

Clint Gutherson from close range pushes the conversion from very close range.

Eels lead Eels 4 - 0 Cowboys
12min

Try: Eels
Scored by Jarryd Hayne. Kick to come.

THE HAYNE PLANE HAS LANDED IN DARWIN - Cowboys concede a penalty and Jarryd Hayne takes the quick tap runs straight at a gap in the defence and gets down low and gets the try

Eels lead Eels 4 - 0 Cowboys
11min

Another good kick in behind from the Eels and again the Cowboys kill the ball and will drop the ball out for the third time in the first 12 mins

11min

BUNKER: Good little kick in behind from the Eels creates a little bit of danger for the Cowboys but Coote grounds; Peter Gough goes to the bunker just to make sure Coote did ground it

9min

PENALTY EELS: Corey Norman kicking out on the full hasn't the Eels too much because play 2 of the next set, Shaun Fensom penalised for an incorrect PTB

8min

Johnathan Thurston sweeping around to the right but it's well read by Corey Norman who ultimately forces an error from JT

6min

PENALTY COWBOYS: A leg pull call from Peter Gough gives the Cowboys the first penalty of the game, they're inside the Eels 10

5min

Kyle Feldt has changed the momentum big time in the past 40 seconds - He put the dropout in that went 80 then a great tackle and run

4min

Massive dropout from the Cowboys that goes 60m on the full before bouncing another 20m, Eels have to start the set in their own end

3min

A steady set for the Eels but they do force a repeat set with Bevan French's kick forced dead

2min

Early error on tackle 4 from Shaun Fensom and the Eels start their first set 45m from the Cowboys line

1min

Debut head referee Peter Gough calls time on and we are underway in Darwin; Cowboys using the ball first

Referees & scorers:

Referees: Peter Gough, Gavin Badger

Touch Judges: Rickey McFarlane, Rohan Best

Video Referee: Steve Chiddy, Bryan Norrie

PARRAMATTA EELS (20)
Tries: Jarryd Hayne (2), George Jennings, Michael Jennings
Field Goals:
Conversions: Clint Gutherson (2/4)
Penalty Goals:

NORTH QUEENSLAND COWBOYS (14)
Tries: Kyle Feldt, Enari Tuala, Matthew Scott
Field Goals:
Conversions: Johnathan Thurston (1/3)
Penalty Goals: