Full Time
80:00
5:30pm Sat July 21, 2018
Round 19 - ANZ Stadium - Crowd: 25963
79min

Souths with an offload which is cleaned up by Naiqama on halfway

79min

SCRUM RABBITOHS - Brooks finds touch with another good kick.

78min

SCRUM TIGERS - Souths take the quick tap and spread it right and knock it on.

78min

PENALTY RABBITOHS - Tigers give away another and get a caution.

77min

PENALTY RABBITOHS - Tigers holding down too long in the tackle.

76min

Tigers touch a pass and Souths regather, tackle count restarts with Souths just past halfway

75min

Conversion: Rabbitohs
Kicked by Adam Reynolds.

Reynolds quickly pots the goal

Wests Tigers lead Wests Tigers 22 - 6 Rabbitohs
74min

Try: Rabbitohs
Scored by Cody Walker. Kick to come.

Walker keeps pushing after tha tackle and reaches out to score a strong solo try.

Wests Tigers lead Wests Tigers 22 - 4 Rabbitohs
73min

DROP OUT TIGERS - Souths doing nothing with the ball, Reynolds kicks for Graham and Thompson takes the ball but is taken dead in goal

73min

PENALTY RABBITOHS - Taylor offside.

70min

PENALTY RABBITOHS - Souths with a kick and a Tigers player has run a chaser off the ball.

70min

Farah loaded onto the medicab and has now come off the field.

70min

Farah goes down after a head clash with George Burgess. He's out cold. That's the fifth Tigers player with a head knock. The stretcher has come out.

70min

DROP OUT TIGERS - Great long kick by Reynolds and it stops just before the dead ball line. Mbye regathers but can't get into the field of play.

68min

SCRUM TIGERS - Souths take a shot kick off and Sutton knocks on

67min

Conversion: Wests Tigers
Kicked by Esan Marsters.

Marsters from right in front, nails the goal.

Wests Tigers lead Wests Tigers 22 - 0 Rabbitohs
66min

Try: Wests Tigers
Scored by Corey Thompson. Kick to come.

Souths on the attack, throw one rushed pass too many on the right side. Crichton's catch and pass is intercepted by Thompson who runs 70 metres to score under the posts.

Wests Tigers lead Wests Tigers 20 - 0 Rabbitohs
65min

Graham with a nice rack back in field, makes 20m

63min

Poor set for the Tigers there, thanks to some brilliant Bunnies defence.

62min

SCRUM TIGERS - Brooks with another great tackle on Gagai and the Souths centres loses the ball.

61min

PENALTY RABBITOHS - Tigers offside on the first tackle. Souths take the tap, 30m from the Tigers line.

61min

SCRUM RABBITOHS - From Nofoaluma's knock on

61min

Garner has failed his HIA and Nofoaluma had to be helped off the field so the Tigers could well be down to 2 bench players.

61min

Sam Burgess has crunched Nofoaluma in a tackle and the winger has been knocked out. Nofoaluma comes off for an HIA. Taylor has been cleared in his HIA and will come on the field.

59min

Conversion: Wests Tigers
Kicked by Esan Marsters.

Marsters from in front nails the extras.

Wests Tigers lead Wests Tigers 16 - 0 Rabbitohs
57min

Try: Wests Tigers
Scored by Moses Mbye. Kick to come.

Benji straightens and then passes right to Chee Kam, who then stepped a defender and then linked with Mbye who goes in under the posts to score.

Wests Tigers lead Wests Tigers 14 - 0 Rabbitohs
56min

DROP OUT RABBITOHS - Brooks with a lovely low kick and Graham gets trapped in the corner of his own in-goal.

55min

Souths run it on the last with no real plan and Sutton gets caught with the ball, 40m from the Tigers line.

54min

Souths are making good and easy metres but it's been coupled with panicked play which is denying them the chance to apply pressure. Tigers scrambling defence has been quite good so far.

53min

SCRUM TIGERS - Crichton makes a bust out on the right edge and passes to Graham who then goes into touch.

51min

PENALTY SOUTHS - Farah with a debacle there, He attempted a grubber on the third, but can't get it past the defender. He was then ruled to have run behind Brooks.

50min

PENALTY TIGERS - Late in the set and Crichton gives a penalty away. Tigers start their set 35 m from the Rabbitohs line.

49min

Reynolds chips for Graham but Thompson takes it cleverly in his own in goal. Meanwhile Elijah Taylor coming off for an HIA.

48min

Gret run by Murray, makes 30m and almost gets a try.

47min

PENALTY RABBITOHS - Tigers up too quickly. Reynolds finds touch just shy of halfway

47min

SCRUM RABBITOHS - Brooks finds touch after a good set.

45min

Reynolds with a very poor kick on the fourth tackle, within 10m of the Tigers line.

43min

Garner gets his head in the wrong spot and cops Graham's hip to his head. He hit the deck face first and is being treated. He's back up on his feet but will come off for an HIA.

42min

SCRUM RABBITOHS - Brooks with a tidy grubber, pops up for Naiqama, but it hits him in the chest and goes dead and a try goes begging.

41min

SCRUM TIGERS - Sutton drops the ball in the first set of the second half after a poor pass from Cook who was caught in a tackle.

40min

The Tigers defence has nullified the Bunnies so far. Both sides have played a lot of one out stuff.

37min

SCRUM TIGERS - Souths go left where they have made plenty of inroads, but this time it leads to Sutton being taken into touch.

36min

PENALTY SOUTHS - Tigers offside. They're 20m from the Tigers line now.

35min

PENALTY SOUTHS - They go from their own tryline to 10m shy of halfway.

33min

PENALTY TIGERS - Souths with a poorly organised run around.

32min

SCRUM RABBITOHS - forward pass from Brooks to Moses.

32min

PENALTY TIGERS - Souths interfering at the play the ball. Tigers with a woeful kick for touch, make about 10 metres. They took the kick 20m from their own line.

30min

SCRUM TIGERS - Reynolds with a lovely cross kick to Graham and the young winger takes it well, but Thompson takes him. Graham tries to offload but it goes into touch.

29min

PENALTY RABBITOHS - Cook with a fast run from dummy half and catches the defence offside. They go inside the Tigers half again.

27min

Sam Burgess barges into the middle and attempts to score but he bounces the ball.

27min

PENALTY RABBITOHS - Sue gives away a penalty late in the set, Souths now 30m from the Tigers line.

27min

Reynolds returns with a great kick of his own. Graham taps it back and Crichton very nearly scores, but the Tigers cover defence denies him.

26min

Benji with a towering spiral bomb, it's allowed to bounce, and it goes back to the Tigers but Benji knocks it on.

24min

Conversion: Wests Tigers
Attempted by Esan Marsters.

Marsters from the right sideline misses by a long way.

Wests Tigers lead Wests Tigers 10 - 0 Rabbitohs
22min

Try: Wests Tigers
Scored by David Nofoaluma. Kick to come.

Marsters with a lovely, fast draw and pass to Nofoaluma, who slips down the wing to score in the corner.

Wests Tigers lead Wests Tigers 10 - 0 Rabbitohs
19min

PENALTY TIGERS - Sam Burgess on report for a high tackle on Farah.

16min

Naiqama with a 1-on-1 strip on Reynolds

15min

SCRUM TIGERS - Second tackle and Gagai throws a rushed pass behind two players and into touch, 15m from the Tigers line.

13min

SCRUM RABBITOHS - Walker grubbers into the Tigers in-goal, Mbye fumbles the ball, gets a foot to it and then Nofoaluma grounds it in the in-goal, denying the two Souths attackers from scoring a try. Meanwhile CHee Kam is coming off for an HIA.

11min

Naiqama splits the defence but falls over after being ankle tapped.

9min

Conversion: Wests Tigers
Kicked by Esan Marsters.

Marsters slots the goal from 10m to the right of the posts.

Wests Tigers lead Wests Tigers 6 - 0 Rabbitohs
8min

Try: Wests Tigers
Scored by Esan Marsters. Kick to come.

Marsters runs a great line back infield and smashes his way over for a strong try.

Wests Tigers lead Wests Tigers 4 - 0 Rabbitohs
6min

PENALTY TIGERS - Brooks takes a quick tap and makes another 20 metres. They're now just 15m from the Souths line.

5min

Packer with a good late offload helps the Tigers to steal another 20 metres. Benji with a poor kick on the last.

3min

Farah with a snappy dummy half pass that very nearly created a try, but it was ruled forward.

2min

PENALTY TIGERS - Tigers get a piggy back out of their half, after both sides have had a steady opening set

Sutton's 300th game and Farah's 250th game is udnerway

Referees & scorers:

Referees: Matt Cecchin, Chris Butler

Touch Judges: Liam Kennedy, Nick Morel

Video Referee: Jared Maxwell, Luke Patten

WESTS TIGERS (22)
Tries: Esan Marsters, David Nofoaluma, Moses Mbye, Corey Thompson
Field Goals:
Conversions: Esan Marsters (3/4)
Penalty Goals:

SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS (6)
Tries: Cody Walker
Field Goals:
Conversions: Adam Reynolds (1/1)
Penalty Goals: