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80:00
2:00pm Sun June 16, 2019
Round 14 - Lottoland - Crowd: 8468
80min

Tom Trbojevic throws the ball into touch to secure the win.

80min

Ben Hunt chips for Pearson who kicks in-field, only for Fainu to secure possession for the home side.

79min

Conversion: Dragons
Kicked by Corey Norman.

Norman converts to narrow the margin to 20 points.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 34 - 14 Dragons
78min

Try: Dragons
Scored by Euan Aitken. Kick to come.

Aitken gets a consolation effort to give the visitors their second of the afternoon.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 34 - 12 Dragons
77min

Jonus Pearson is pulled down by Reuben Garrick in great tackle.

76min

Norman belts the ball downfield as Tom Trbojevic makes another strong kick return.

75min

Conversion: Sea Eagles
Kicked by Reuben Garrick.

Garrick adds the extras.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 34 - 8 Dragons
72min

Try: Sea Eagles
Scored by Tom Trbojevic. Kick to come.

Norman attempts a chip and chase for Matt Dufty, but Tom Trbojevic races the length to send the Manly faithful into raptures!

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 32 - 8 Dragons
72min

The referee has referred the play as "No Try", with the Bunker to adjudicate on obstruction and whether Thompson has retained possession.

72min

Joel Thompson goes within an inch of scoring.

71min

Taupau loses the ball.

71min

No Try. Thompson ruled to have retained possession, but failed to get the ball to the line.

71min

Moses Suli gets a penalty 10 metres out from the try line.

70min

The Sea Eagles get a repeat set on halfway.

69min

The Dragons come up with an error emblematic of their afternoon.

68min

The Dragons get a penalty inside the Sea Eagles half.

68min

Jai Field is on the park.

67min

Dylan Walker kicks for the in-goal, but the ball rolls dead before Tom Trbojevic can ground the ball.

65min

Cherry-Evans kicks for Tom Trbojevic and the Sea Eagles earn a penalty for their efforts.

64min

The Dragons pack a scrum inside their own 20 metre zone.

62min

Conversion: Sea Eagles
Kicked by Reuben Garrick.

Garrick converts to put the Sea Eagles up by 20 points.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 28 - 8 Dragons
61min

Try: Sea Eagles
Scored by Manase Fainu. Kick to come.

Running onto an inside pass from Tom Trbojevic, the replacement hooker seals the win for Manly.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 26 - 8 Dragons
59min

Ravalawa comes up with possession 10 metres out from his goal line.

57min

Conversion: Sea Eagles
Kicked by Reuben Garrick.

From the left touchline, the former Dragons lower grader puts the home side up by 14.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 22 - 8 Dragons
56min

Try: Sea Eagles
Scored by Cade Cust. Kick to come.

Crashing over on the next tackle, the Sea Eagles pivot bags his third try in as many weeks.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 20 - 8 Dragons
56min

Jonus Pearson produces a try-saving tackle on Tom Trbojevic.

54min

Corey Norman chips for Lachlan Maranta, but Reuben Garrick is able to catch the ball in goal to give the Sea Eagles a seven tackle set.

53min

The Sea Eagles come up with error as Jake Trbojevic looks to pass to his brother, Tom, on the inside.

52min

Ben Hunt loses the ball 10 metres out from the Manly try line.

51min

The Dragons get another penalty on halfway.

50min

Lachlan Maranta is belted by Daly Cherry-Evans and earns a penalty.

50min

Jonus Pearson makes a great catch to come out of trouble.

48min

Tariq Sims makes an important catch close to his goal line.

48min

Dylan Walker makes a great run inside the Dragons half.

47min

Conversion: Sea Eagles
Kicked by Reuben Garrick.

The Sea Eagles push out to beyond a converted try.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 16 - 8 Dragons
46min

Try: Sea Eagles
Scored by Jack Gosiewski. Kick to come.

Gosweiski barges over from dummy half to score his second career try.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 14 - 8 Dragons
46min

Jack Gosweiski is claiming a try.

45min

Jake Trbojevic is tackles a metre out from the tryline.

44min

The Sea Eagles get a penalty from a Dragons strip penalty.

43min

Manase Fainu loses possession during a promising attacking raid.

42min

The Dragons come up with a poor error and compound things by conceding a penalty.

41min

The Dragons get a penalty and will start a set 40 metres out from the Sea Eagles line.

41min

Dufty makes a dashing kick return close to the 40 metre line.

40min

Moses Suli makes a great run close to halfway.

40min

Tom Trbojevic takes the first carry of the second half.

40min

Manly take a 10-8 lead to the change of ends.

39min

Paseka comes up with an error inside his own half.

37min

Cherry-Evans bombs, but Ravalawa does well to catch the ball close to his own goal.

36min

Conversion: Sea Eagles
Kicked by Reuben Garrick.

Garrick converts to give the home side the lead.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 10 - 8 Dragons
35min

Try: Sea Eagles
Scored by Dylan Walker. Kick to come.

Walker dives on the ball to level the scores at 8-all.

Tied up at Sea Eagles 8 - 8 Dragons
35min

Dylan Walker is claiming a try after running onto Cade Cust's grubber.

35min

Jorge Taufua is tackled a metre short by several Dragons defenders.

35min

Tom Trbojevic takes a quick tap and is denied a metre short of the tryline.

34min

Reece Robson delivers a terrible forward pass 20 metres out from the Dragons line.

33min

Manase Fainu is collected on the last tackle just short of the tryline.

32min

Dylan Walker narrowly manages to stay inside the field of play following an enterprising attacking raid down the left side.

31min

Jonus Pearson loses possession after catching a monstrous cut-out pass from Corey Norman on halfway.

31min

Ravalawa makes a solid kick return over the 40 metre line.

29min

McInnes has been ruled out of the match after failing his HIA test.

28min

Taniela Paseka takes his first carry of the afternoon.

27min

Manly complete a set after points and hand possession back to the Dragons inside their 30 meter zone.

25min

Conversion: Sea Eagles
Attempted by Reuben Garrick.

From the touchline the try-scorer pushes the kick wide.

Dragons lead Sea Eagles 4 - 8 Dragons
25min

Try: Sea Eagles
Scored by Reuben Garrick. Kick to come.

Garrick gets the some side on the board.

Dragons lead Sea Eagles 4 - 8 Dragons
24min

Reuben Garrick is claiming a try after fielding a Cherry-Evans grubber. The Bunker will adjudicate on the grounding.

23min

Mikaele Ravalawa comes up with an error, allowing the Sea Eagles to pack a scrum 10 metres out from the Dragons line.

23min

Manase Fainu is on as the Sea Eagles resume their attacking raid inside the Dragons 10 metre zone.

23min

Koroisau is off with what appears to be a lower leg injury.

23min

Apisai Koroisau is down after copping heavy contact from three Dragons defenders.

23min

Martin Taupau makes a strong carry off the goal line drop out.

23min

Jonus Pearson comes up with a try-saving effort to deny Tom Trbojevic finishing off an attacking raid down the right edge.

22min

The Sea Eagles find touch from a penalty just shy of the halfway line.

22min

McInnes is being assisted off the field as Reece Robson comes on for his first football of the afternoon.

22min

Cameron McInnes is down after putting his head in contact with Jorge Taufua.

21min

Tom Trbojevic does well to collects an attacking kick.

20min

Daly Cherry-Evans comes up with a knock-on on the Dragons 40 metre line.

19min

Ben Hunt is collected in a strong tackle while fielding a DCE attacking kick.

18min

Ben Hunt bombs for Tom Trbojevic who collects the ball on his own 20 metre line.

16min

Penalty Goal: Dragons
Kicked by Corey Norman.

Norman converts to score multiple goals in a match for the first time since his club debut for Parramatta back in the opening round of 2014.

Dragons lead Sea Eagles 0 - 8 Dragons
15min

The Dragons elect to take the points on offer.

15min

Tariq Sims gets a penalty a metre out from the Sea Eagles line.

14min

Korbin Sims appears to lose possession, however the referee rules a new set for the Dragons within the Sea Eagles 20 metre zone.

13min

Sironen concedes a penalty allowing the Dragons to start a set inside the Sea Eagles half.

13min

Dufty is collected by Curtis Siren just over his 20 metre line.

12min

Cameron McInnes is collected close to the line on the last tackle.

12min

Korbin Sims almost gets over for a barge over try.

11min

Pearson goes close to bagging a try.

10min

The Dragons get a penalty coming out of their own end.

9min

Cherry-Evans hoists the ball to the heavens, but Dufty is able to withstand pressure from Joel Thompson to collect the ball.

8min

Ben Hunt bombs for Tom Trbojevic who is up to the task.

7min

Conversion: Dragons
Kicked by Corey Norman.

Corey Norman kicks his first goal in first grade since Round 21, 2017.

Dragons lead Sea Eagles 0 - 6 Dragons
6min

Try: Dragons
Scored by Ben Hunt. Kick to come.

The Dragons halfback uses his footwork to dart over for the opening try of the afternoon.

Dragons lead Sea Eagles 0 - 4 Dragons
5min

Tyson Frizell gets with 8 metres of the Manly line.

4min

Dylan Walker is collected by several Dragons chaser in-goal, resulting in a goal line drop out.

3min

The Sea Eagles lose possession on halfway.

2min

Reuben Garrick is met in a heavy tackle and earns a penalty after being placed in a dangerous position by Paul Vaughan.

1min

Matt Dufty is tackled on his 10 metre line after fielding Cade Cust's kick.

1min

Ben Hunt kicks downfield with Jorge Taufua taking the ball up to Manly's 40 metre line.

Paul Vaughan takes the first carry of the afternoon.

Both teams are on the field with the Sea Eagles wearing a commemorative Community Round jersey.

The Dragons came away with a controversial 12-10 victory over the Sea Eagles back in Round 6, while they hold a strong winning percentage in recent years winning 5 of the past 6 clashes.

St George Illawarra have a number of changes headlined by former Broncos winger Lachlan Maranta coming into the squad for his first match since Round 22, 2016 in place of Zac Lomax. Among the other changes made by coach Paul McGregor, Korbin Sims starts ahead of Blake Lawrie in the front row, while Luciano Leilua replaces Jeremy Latimore on the bench.

Manly are as per program, 1-17.

Both sides come into today's fixture off the back of last-start wins, with the Sea Eagles claiming a 22-20 victory over the Cowboys in Townsville last Saturday, while the Dragons snapped a five-match losing streak against the Bulldogs on Monday afternoon.

Welcome to League Unlimited's coverage of Round 14 Sunday Afternoon Football between the Manly Sea Eagles and the St George Illawarra Dragons from Lottoland.

Referees & scorers:

Referees: Chris Sutton, Phil Henderson

Touch Judges: Rickey McFarlane, Liam Nicholls

Video Referee: Steve Chiddy, Ben Galea

MANLY-WARRINGAH SEA EAGLES (34)
Tries: Reuben Garrick, Dylan Walker, Jack Gosiewski, Cade Cust, Manase Fainu, Tom Trbojevic
Field Goals:
Conversions: Reuben Garrick (5/6)
Penalty Goals:

ST GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS (14)
Tries: Ben Hunt, Euan Aitken
Field Goals:
Conversions: Corey Norman (2/2)
Penalty Goals: Corey Norman (1/1)