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3:00pm Sat September 7, 2019
Round 25 - GIO Stadium Canberra - Crowd: 13331

Raiders can't create anything so it will be a Warriors win!


Conversion: Warriors
Kicked by Issac Luke.

Luke nails the kick from close range.

Warriors lead Raiders 20 - 24 Warriors

Try: Warriors
Scored by Blake Green. Kick to come.

GREEN LIGHTS.. TRY! Nothing wrong there. Defensive desicison and Green popped through.

Warriors lead Raiders 20 - 22 Warriors

BUNKER TIME! Blake Green might have stolen it. Checking obstruction.


PENALTY WARRIORS! Nikorima tries to chip through but Hodgson blocks him illegally. Play on. Tough kick into the wind here.


While we have a moment for Horsburgh to receive treatment. There is some danger here for Hudson Young. In the replay of the Pompey try, he looks to have raked the eyes twice.


Horsburgh just throws it away! Warriors ball.


Sezer earnt them a repeat set with a strong grubber. Maumalo had to knock it dead.


Conversion: Warriors
Kicked by Issac Luke.

Mid range kick from Luke. He nails it.

Raiders lead Raiders 20 - 18 Warriors

Try: Warriors
Scored by Roger Tuivasa-Sheck. Kick to come.

Roger started it and finishes it. On last, the reigning dally m winner spotted the markers awry then steps through then there were a series of razzle dazzle offloads which stretched left to right but it ended with RTS squaring up to score.

Raiders lead Raiders 20 - 16 Warriors

RED LIGHTS.. NO TRY! Milne is denied a try in his Warriors debut. Curran was called a blocker in the chase. PENALTY RAIDERS!


BUNKER TIME! Taane Milne might have got one here.


PENALTY WARRIORS! Keighran is knocked over trying to play it.


Jack Wighton with a soft touch to earn a dropout. That was a set of action - Taane Milne knocked over Josh Hodgson then there was some afters between Horsburgh and a Warrior. We're back on though.


Conversion: Raiders
Attempted by Jarrod Croker.

Oldfield has done a shoulder in the aftermath and is being helped off. Back to the action, Croker can't get the radar tonight.

Raiders lead Raiders 20 - 12 Warriors

Try: Raiders
Scored by Michael Oldfield. Kick to come.

GREEN LIGHTS.. TRY! Sezer with a crisp pass wide puts Cotric into space but he positions the winger, Oldfield, who just turns on the jets to score in the corner.

Raiders lead Raiders 20 - 12 Warriors

BUNKER TIME! Oldfield turned on the afterburners and might have the Raiders fourth.


Hodgson tries the run-around but Lui can't hold on.


PENALTY RAIDERS! Caught high as Josh Papalii gets his first rest.


Hang on. We got a series of replays and the bunker changes to a Warriors scrum.


That was a dogs breakfast of a play. Raiders tried to find Whitehead on last, he gets it back to Sezer who shapes a kick that is knocked back by the Warriors and they're forced in-goal.


PENALTY RAIDERS! Wighton toes through the line but Papalii just knocked over the half after the kick. No need.


Simonsson just cut through the weak Warriors defense and gets them on the attack. Next tackle Cotric loses it.


Back for the second half at a windy Canberra! Raiders with first use.


Conversion: Raiders
Attempted by Jarrod Croker.

Croker with the final kick of the half. Left side. wide. HALFTIME.

Raiders lead Raiders 16 - 12 Warriors

Try: Raiders
Scored by Josh Hodgson. Kick to come.

Well that wasn't scripted! Hodgson looked to loft it back for Sezer for the field goal. He spotted a gap and just motored through to the line.

Raiders lead Raiders 16 - 12 Warriors

PENALTY RAIDERS! Strip on Papalii.


PENALTY RAIDERS! Another piggyback for them. Looking to finish the half on a high.


Conversion: Raiders
Kicked by Jarrod Croker.

Next to the posts, Croker nails it.

Tied up at Raiders 12 - 12 Warriors

Try: Raiders
Scored by Josh Papalii. Kick to come.

Josh Papalii can do it all! The prop has worked hard this afternoon and feigns to pass to Hodgson but bumped his way to the line.

Warriors lead Raiders 10 - 12 Warriors

Not what you need after points. Milne tried to get the whistle but only here's a short blast calling it a knock on.


Conversion: Warriors
Kicked by Issac Luke.

Bit wider out this time for Luke. He goes through his routine.. and curls it over.

Warriors lead Raiders 6 - 12 Warriors

Try: Warriors
Scored by Adam Pompey. Kick to come.

Warriors hit the front! It was another short ball at the line - this time Blair to Pompey who shrugs off Sezer to score.

Warriors lead Raiders 6 - 10 Warriors

PENALTY WARRIORS! Markers not square.


PENALTY RAIDERS! Kodi was slow on the tackle twice and gets pinged.


Still hasn't looked crisp from the Raiders. Cotric spills it trying to ruck it out.


Strong line from Hudson Young getting his chance in the back row tonight but he is stopped by Ken Maumalo! Raiders go the powerplay on last but it is stopped.


Conversion: Warriors
Kicked by Issac Luke.

Luke ties things up.

Tied up at Raiders 6 - 6 Warriors

Try: Warriors
Scored by Lachlan Burr. Kick to come.

Good line and ball which allows Burr to stroll over.

Raiders lead Raiders 6 - 4 Warriors

PENALTY WARRIORS! Strip by Lui. Warriors with a massive touchfinder.


Penalty Goal: Raiders
Kicked by Jarrod Croker.

Croker knocks it over.

Raiders lead Raiders 6 - 0 Warriors

PENALTY RAIDERS! Crusher on young Hudson. Raiders opt for the goal.


Raiders put in a low effort past the backline and RTS fumbled in his return.


Conversion: Raiders
Attempted by Jarrod Croker.

Croker lines up his first of the afternoon. Mid range and fades it wide.

Raiders lead Raiders 4 - 0 Warriors

Try: Raiders
Scored by Sebastian Kris. Kick to come.

GREEN LIGHTS.. TRY! Wow! Jack Wighton stabbed it through for himself, it looked too big but Elliot Whitehead produces a superman dive to tap it back for Kris to touch down.

Raiders lead Raiders 4 - 0 Warriors

BUNKER TIME! That's straight out of a marvel movie! Elliot Whitehead take a bow.


Been a scrappy start to this game, Lui knocks it on.


PENALTY RAIDERS! The crowd was baying for it and got their wish. Raiders get a piggyback out.


PENALTY WARRIORS! Taahne Mile, in his first game this season, with a strong run that earns the whistle.


Well! Issac Luke with a one-on-one strip on Nick Contric but as he tries to fling it wide, Ayshford loses it.

KICK-OFF! Here we go!

Here come the Warriors in their black jersey, trotting onto a grey Canberra Stadium. Next is the horn which signals the entrance of the Green Machine, onto Canberra stadium for possibly the final time?

Welcome to the nation's capital for the final Super Saturday this season! Canberra assured of their top four spot look to get themselves right for the finals next week while the Warriors head to the off-season after this, so can play open football. Kick-off is imminent.

Referees & scorers:

Referees: Matt Cecchin, Adam Cassidy

Touch Judges: Tim Alouani-Roby, Rickey McFarlane

Video Referee: Jared Maxwell, Bryan Norrie

Tries: Sebastian Kris, Josh Papalii, Josh Hodgson, Michael Oldfield
Field Goals:
Conversions: Jarrod Croker (1/4)
Penalty Goals: Jarrod Croker (1/1)

Tries: Lachlan Burr, Adam Pompey, Roger Tuivasa-Sheck, Blake Green
Field Goals:
Conversions: Issac Luke (4/4)
Penalty Goals: