Full Time
7:35pm Sat August 10, 2019
Round 21 - Stadium Australia - Crowd: 9636

FULL TIME at ANZ Stadium and the Bulldogs have snatched another upset victory with the 18-16 win


Conversion: Wests Tigers
Attempted by Paul Momirovski.

WOW.... Paul Momirovski misses from close range

Bulldogs lead Bulldogs 18 - 16 Wests Tigers

Try: Wests Tigers
Scored by Luke Garner. Kick to come.

Luke Garner goes through a gap after Benji teases the defence to go long with the pass and instead goes short

Bulldogs lead Bulldogs 18 - 16 Wests Tigers

Chris Smith is off to the sin bin for a late tackle - It's a soft call but in the words of Peter Gough "It's the same as the one against them first half"


Tigers shift the ball to the right and Matterson is taken late - Referees thinking penalty


Bulldogs go 80m in the set as Aiden Tolman gets over but is held up


David Nofoaluma kicks the ball after taking Marshall's bomb and kicks it dead


Conversion: Wests Tigers
Attempted by Paul Momirovski.

Paul Momirovski's conversion is on target all the way bar the last second when it hits the post and goes away

Bulldogs lead Bulldogs 18 - 12 Wests Tigers

Try: Wests Tigers
Scored by Paul Momirovski. Kick to come.

Paul Momirovski spins out of a tackle after stopping and propping after a long ball from Luke Brooks

Bulldogs lead Bulldogs 18 - 12 Wests Tigers

Another repeat set for the Tigers - They're knocking on the door but still not getting through


Tigers going side to side in the play and an average last tackle kick sees Will Hopoate jump and take a good catch under pressure 5m out from his own line


Game centred around the middle of the park at the moment, Tigers not asking much of the Dogs at the moment


After defending two sets on their own line, the Bulldogs hold out the Tigers and work it out to their own 30 in the set


The officials did very well to call a dropout; DWZ wanted the quick tap but officials get the call right with the ball hitting Lachlan Lewis before it went dead


PENALTY TIGERS: Bulldogs penalised for a crusher tackle on Esan Marsters; The Tigers with a chance to turn it around


The effect of having just a two man bench rotation starting to show for the Tigers


Conversion: Bulldogs
Kicked by Nick Meaney.

Nick Meaney converts his own try from right in front

Bulldogs lead Bulldogs 18 - 8 Wests Tigers

Try: Bulldogs
Scored by Nick Meaney. Kick to come.

SPEEDY MEANEY - An awful pass from Benji Marshall is swooped on by Nick Meaney and he races 85m untouched to score

Bulldogs lead Bulldogs 16 - 8 Wests Tigers

Matterson grubbers through and Napa can't clean it up


Conversion: Bulldogs
Kicked by Nick Meaney.

Nick Meaney converts the try and the Bulldogs extend their lead out to 4

Bulldogs lead Bulldogs 12 - 8 Wests Tigers

Try: Bulldogs
Scored by Jeremy Marshall-King. Kick to come.

DOGS IN FRONT - Josh Jackson nearly gets to the line but out of dummy half, JMK throws a big dummy and scores the try getting under the defence

Bulldogs lead Bulldogs 10 - 8 Wests Tigers

PENALTY BULLDOGS: Late count penalty against the Tigers again as Luke Garner is penalised for a high shot


Luke Brooks throws a wayward pass and the ball ends up with the Bulldogs


PENALTY TIGERS: Jeremy Marshall-King loses the ball and Danny Fualalo who is in front of JMK is penalised


Conversion: Bulldogs
Kicked by Nick Meaney.

Nick Meaney converts the Jackson try and back to 2 points

Wests Tigers lead Bulldogs 6 - 8 Wests Tigers

Try: Bulldogs
Scored by Josh Jackson. Kick to come.

TOO EASY JJ - Cogger with some lovely ball play finds Josh Jackson who runs at a hole, throws a dummy and goes through some soft defence to score

Wests Tigers lead Bulldogs 4 - 8 Wests Tigers

PENALTY BULLDOGS: Last tackle and the Tigers give away the penalty with Benji being too zealous in the tackle


SECOND HALF IS GO - The Kickoff from DWZ is taken by Luke Garner on his own 20


Esan Marsters loses the ball off a no-look pass from Benji under pressure


Ryan Matterson kicks through a gap in the line from dummy half and no chasers coming through but they force the repeat set


Nick Meaney loses it play one off the Dogs scrum on his own 10


PENALTY BULLDOGS: Esan Marsters penalised for taking Kerrod Holland in the air; Both sides pretty sloppy in their discipline


PENALTY TIGERS: Bulldogs penalised for being offside and the Tigers get free passage from inside their own 20


Penalty Goal: Wests Tigers
Kicked by Paul Momirovski.

Paul Momirovski converts the penalty goal from right in front

Wests Tigers lead Bulldogs 0 - 8 Wests Tigers

PENALTY TIGERS: Danny Fulalalo strips the ball out of the grasp of the Tigers player and Momirovski will shoot for 2 from right in front


DWZ loses the ball on the grubber kick in the ingoal but he gets his hand back to the ball first before Luke Brooks coul get there


PENALTY TIGERS: The Bulldogs defenders too slow from the tackle and Chris Butler rules the penalty; Benji tries the take the tap


Luke Garner is off to the sin bin for the late hit on Lachlan Lewis; Tigers with a big 10 minutes


PENALTY BULLDOGS: Tigers penalised for a late hit on the playmaker - Robbie Farah still receiving treatment and now leaving the field


Penalty Goal: Wests Tigers
Attempted by Paul Momirovski.

Paul Momirovski misses the penalty goal and we have a 20m dropout

Wests Tigers lead Bulldogs 0 - 6 Wests Tigers

PENALTY TIGERS: Jack Cogger penalised for being offside on the line and the Tigers will shoot for 2


Benji Marshall kicks high and DWZ looks lost underneath it and loses it; Tigers scrum 10m out


Game going through the motions, Robbie Farah finds touch and then gets his knee taped up


Robbie Farah is up and playing on through the pain of that injury


More concern for the Tigers as Robbie Farah is down in some pain with a knee injury


PENALTY BULLDOGS: The Bulldogs get some momentum but a re-grip is penalised by Peter Gough


Moses Mbye off the field with that groin injury he suffered in the warm-up


Conversion: Wests Tigers
Kicked by Paul Momirovski.

Paul Momirovski attempts to convert his own try from the sideline and it sneaks through the posts

Wests Tigers lead Bulldogs 0 - 6 Wests Tigers

Try: Wests Tigers
Scored by Paul Momirovski. Kick to come.

BUNKER: Paul Momirovski gets on the outside of Napa and Hopoate and fights his way to the line and grounds the ball after the Tigers run it on the ast

Wests Tigers lead Bulldogs 0 - 4 Wests Tigers

PENALTY BULLDOGS: First penalty of the game goes to the Dogs as Peter Gough rules a 2 on 1 strip


Wonky old kick from Benji Marshall and the Bulldogs come away with it on their own 20


Moses Mbye got treatment prior to the game on his quad and gets up from the tackle pretty slowly


Peter Gough calls time on and we're underway, the Bulldogs start with the posession

Two sides are out on ANZ Stadium - Both sides unusually wearing their away jerseys tonight

Referees & scorers:

Referees: Peter Gough, Chris Butler

Touch Judges: Michael Wise, Mark Bohan

Video Referee: Steve Clark, Bryan Norrie

Tries: Josh Jackson, Nick Meaney, Jeremy Marshall-King
Field Goals:
Conversions: Nick Meaney (3/3)
Penalty Goals:

Tries: Paul Momirovski (2), Luke Garner
Field Goals:
Conversions: Paul Momirovski (1/3)
Penalty Goals: Paul Momirovski (1/2)