Full Time
2:00pm Sun July 15, 2018
Round 18 - Suncorp Stadium - Crowd: 37492

FULL TIME at Lang Park and the NZ Warriors have bounced back from their big loss last week to score a 26-6 victory over the Broncos.


Peta Hiku gets an early shower after Grant Atkins rules Hiku tackled a man without the ball in a professional foul.


Conversion: Broncos
Kicked by Jamayne Isaako.

Isaako converts from close range

Warriors lead Broncos 6 - 26 Warriors

Try: Broncos
Scored by Andrew McCullough. Kick to come.

The bunker takes a couple of looks but no replays show whether the ball is held up or is grounded so the live decision stands.

Warriors lead Broncos 4 - 26 Warriors

Andrew McCullough is over but there's no vision of the ball on the ground, Grant Atkins said TRY live


The Warriors test down the right side again but the last pass from Beale to Fusitua is behind the Fus and goes into touch.


Andrew McCullough gets over the line but is held up; No need for the bunker from Grant Atkins who calls it on the spot


Shaun Johnson penalised for not taking the dropout before the shotclock buzzer went off


PENALTY WARRIORS: The Warriors get another penalty after a kick chaser was blocked off the ball by an "Escort". The visitors elect to take a tap and go again


PENALTY BRONCOS: Things getting worse for the Broncos as another penalty goes to the Warriors after Kotoni Staggs flopped into a tackle late


A controlled end to the set for the Warriors as they find touch 10m from the Broncos line.


Conversion: Warriors
Kicked by Shaun Johnson.

Shaun Johnson adds another conversion and extends the Warriors lead out to 26-0

Warriors lead Broncos 0 - 26 Warriors

Try: Warriors
Scored by Agnatius Paasi. Kick to come.

Back to back penalties against the Broncos is too much to handle as Blake Green runs to the line, straightens them up and finds big running Agnatius Paasi who scores

Warriors lead Broncos 0 - 24 Warriors

Conversion: Warriors
Attempted by Shaun Johnson.

Shaun Johnson can't convert the Kata try from out wide on the left sideline

Warriors lead Broncos 0 - 20 Warriors

Try: Warriors
Scored by Solomone Kata. Kick to come.

The Warriors turn on the second phase play again, it all started off a great run from Isaiah Papalii who had a good run before finding Johnson who's long pass set up the space for Kata

Warriors lead Broncos 0 - 20 Warriors

NO TRY - Ashley Klein rules RTS was denied an opportunity of sliding across to make an effort on Boyd going through.


BUNKER: "Please review obstruction" the words of Grant Atkins as Darius Boyd runs through to score; Joe Ofahengaue makes contact with a RTS at the back, just confirming obstruction.


BUNKER: Grant Atkins sends up a No Try to the bunker to check whether a Broncos kick chaser was taken out but it's been cleared by Ashley Klein; Warriors to dropout the ball


The two sin binned players return as Roger Tuivasa-Sheck is penalised for not being square at marker after a good break by the Broncos


Second half underway at Suncorp Stadium - Broncos using the ball first in the second half; Both sides still down to 12 for another 2:30


HT at Lang Park in Brisbane and the Warriors have bounced back well from last week's drubbing with a 16-0 lead at the break; Kata, Beale and Issac Luke the try scores for the Warriors, Johnson 2/3. Both sides will spend the first few minutes of the half with 12 men with Satae & McCullough binned for foul play inside the final 10


Conversion: Warriors
Kicked by Shaun Johnson.

Shaun Johnson adds another conversion

Warriors lead Broncos 0 - 16 Warriors

Try: Warriors
Scored by Issac Luke. Kick to come.

Issac Luke sees space out of dummy half, catches Kahu out and then some poor defence from Milford and he gets over the line

Warriors lead Broncos 0 - 14 Warriors

The Warriors go short with the dropout and regather it and they are well into the Warriors half on play 2


Andrew McCullough is given 10 minutes for his reaction and the punches he threw after copping the elbow/forearm of Satae


Chris Satae is given 10 minutes after it's ruled he started the fracas with his raised elbow in attack


A fair bit of push and shove and even some punches thrown


THREE errors in the space of 30 seconds from the two sides after some expansive play


Blake Green settles things down for the Warriors after points finding touch 20m away line


Conversion: Warriors
Kicked by Shaun Johnson.

Shaun Johnson nails the conversion from right hand side and extends the Warriors lead out to 10-0

Warriors lead Broncos 0 - 10 Warriors

Try: Warriors
Scored by Gerard Beale. Kick to come.

Shaun Johnson runs to the short side, keeps the defence interested looking to go for a gap before a long range dummy pass before passing it short to Beale who goes through a gap

Warriors lead Broncos 0 - 8 Warriors

A simple take for Isaako goes wrong has he juggles the bouncing ball and losing the ball


NO TRY - A good kick in behind from Johnson for Adam Blair who looked to have scored; Grant Atkins surprised most with a live decision of No Try which proved to be correct with Blair not grounding the ball cleanly


Trying to offload Paasi can't control the ball as it comes free and Referees rule a loose carry.


A bit of a delay at the scrum with a flat ball holding up play; Warriors feed the scrum on their own 10 after Milford found touch


A strong up and under tackle from Darius Boyd forces an error from James Gavet right on the Broncos line; Broncos scrum 10m from their own line


PENALTY WARRIORS: Kodi Nikorima reaches into a tackle and rips out the ball, a simple strip call for Grant Atkins.


Matt Lodge loses the ball in a strong tackle


Mannering tries to shift the ball out to Kata but the last pass is rushed and floats forward


The Warriors go 71m in their set after points; Broncos can't get the ball outside of their own 20


Conversion: Warriors
Attempted by Shaun Johnson.

Shaun Johnson keeps the conversion from out wide to the left of the posts for no goal

Warriors lead Broncos 0 - 4 Warriors

Try: Warriors
Scored by Solomone Kata. Kick to come.

Off the back of a 20m restart and then a penalty; The Warriors spread the ball out to the left where Kata targets the inexperienced combo of Su'a and Isaako and the Tongan international gets his seventh try of the season.

Warriors lead Broncos 0 - 4 Warriors

PENALTY WARRIORS: Anthony Milford hangs around in the tackle too long and Grant Atkins gives the visitors their first penalty; Count now 2-1 in favour of the Broncos.


NO TRY - Corey Oates gets the ball and goes for the corner but he loses it as he tries to get it down and the Warriors geta 20m restart


PENALTY BRONCOS: Andrew McCullough runs out of dummy half and Agnatius Paasi makes a second effort in the tackle and the home side gets the first penalty.

Play underway as the Broncos kick us off; Warriors using the ball first

Referees & scorers:

Referees: Grant Atkins, Matt Noyen

Touch Judges: Clayton Sharpe, Phil Henderson

Video Referee: Ashley Klein, Bryan Norrie

Tries: Andrew McCullough
Field Goals:
Conversions: Jamayne Isaako (1/1)
Penalty Goals:

Tries: Solomone Kata (2), Gerard Beale, Issac Luke, Agnatius Paasi
Field Goals:
Conversions: Shaun Johnson (3/5)
Penalty Goals: