From the scrum the Titans send the ball right where it gets out to Isaako who dives for the corner
Off to the bunker for a possible Titans try
SCRUM TITANS - Amone spills the Sexton field goal attempt on his own line.
Sexton's field goal effort is woeful
SCRUM TITANS - 13m shy of halfway
Hunt now loses it
Sloan loses the ball and the Titans clean up, 5m inside the Dragons half. Then the Titans turn it over on the next tackle.
Dragons challenge. McIntyre's charge down effort has resulted in him just brushing Lomax's foot. Challenge failed.
Lomax has a crack at the match winner, but it misses
Isaako has another crack but pushes it just wide
Isaako takes the shot but its charged down by Hunt
SCRUM TITANS - Sloan has had a brain snap. He's chosen to field a kick by trying to catch it with his foot instead of his hands and the ball has struck a team mate who was standing in front of him.
Dragons kick off in golden point
And that's the full time and now we're off to golden point.
Lomax kicks on the last for himself and it just lands in the field of play before going into touch,.
Wallace gets a crash ball and is like a bull, running through anything red as he smashes over to score to the right of the sticks.
PENALTY TITANS - 10m from the Dragons line
SET RESTART TITANS - They go on the attack.
Lomax fails to convert
Hunt drifts left, draws a defender and then sends Suli through a huge gap and he scores on the left side.
SET RESTART DRAGONS - right on the attack
SCRUM DRAGONS - 10 metres from their own line
Dragons opt to take the shot at penalty goal, from the right sideline, in the driving rain. Lomax places the ball on a floating tee in a 2 foot deep puddle and he nails the goal!
PENALTY DRAGONS - Shoulder charge against Sami.
Sullivan throws a long lobbed pass over the top to Ravalawa who charges for the corner but gets taken into touch
SET RESTART Dragons - 4 tackles later. Dragons still on the Titans line
SET RESTART Dragons - Titans offside from the scrum
SCRUM DRAGONS - Inside the Titans 20m
Sims juggling with sanity and a Sims Brain snap. Play stopped denying the latter
SCRUM DRAGONS - Titans with a knock on, ruining 2 great runs
Brimson on the next play makes another 30 metres
Campbell with a great stepping run through traffic, makes 30 metres
Lomax levels the scores
De Belin receives a good ball from Amone and then shrugs off a sloppy weak tackle effort to crash over and score
Sami drops the ball cold. Titans challenge
PENALTY TITANS - Sloan gets the ball in the middle and avoids one defender then gets an offload to Suli, who stepped back inside and through a massive gap to score. However, that massive gap was caused by Jack Bird running into a defender. No try.
DROP OUT TITANS - Amone with a grubber and it forces the Titans to take the ball dead.
Sexton puts the kick up and Ravalawa lets it bounce and the ball goes into touch
Jack Gosiewski with a crash ball run is held up
40/20 - Beeeen Hunt kicks early in the set and nails the 40/20!
The crowd are engaged in a Mexican Wave....
Campbell has a crack at field goal but misses to the right
SCRUM TITANS - Mbye throws the pass a mile forward.
Campbell puts up a bomb and Sloan decides "I ain't touching that". Sexton following through drops it cold.
SCRUM TITANS - 10m from their own line
Sloan gets through a gap, flicks a pass out the back and it goes behind Feagai, who knocks it on, 10m from the Titans line
SCRUM DRAGONS - McIntyre like the best of English fielders, drops a sitter.
Isaako from just to the left of the posts, nails the extras.
Sexton's grubber is pounced upon by Fermor who grounds it just one more bounce away from ending up iii the waiting arms of Ravalawa
Looking at a possible try to the Titans.
PENALTY TITANS - Dragons with a great kick and had the Titans starting their set on their own line. But as they continue to do, the Dragons give away a penalty and allow the Titans to stroll up to halfway.
Lomax from the left sideline fails to convert
Titans defence were statues. Hunt moves the ball left to Suli, who draws a defender and creates an overlap before getting a good ball to Feagai who scores in the corner.
PENALTY DRAGONS - 30m from the Titans line and they take the tap.
Challenge successful. Dragons keep the ball.
Dragosn with a refs challenge over being pinged for a knock on
PENALTY DRAGONS - The Dragons have miraculously weathered 6 sets on their line and immediately get a piggy back up to halfway.
And the Titans drop the ball.
PENALTY TITANS - Another full set inside the Dragons 30m
SIN BIN - Josh McGuire - Raise your hand if you are surprised.
And ANOTHER Dragons drop out
And another grubber by the Titans produces another Dragons drop out
SET RESTART TITANS - 15m from the Dragons line
Another Sexton kick. Into the Dragons in goal again. And another Dragons drop out.
Titans almost produce some freakish 'magic' and end up forcing the Dragons to take the ball dead. Dragons drop out
Sexton's kick into the Dragons ingoal is taken cleanly by Sami, but he's held up.
Dragons being very hospitable, inviting the Titans into their half again.
PENALTY TITANS - They find touch 10m inside the Dragons half.
Isaako from the left sideline and it's .... less said the better...moving on.
How much second phase play would you like ? Titans say 'Yes!' Sexton's kick is batted back by Sami to Isaako who offloads back to Sami who then offloads out to the unmarked Brimson who dives over in the corner.
SET RESTART TITANS - They are camped on the Dragons line
Nice kick by Sexton forces a drop out by the Dragons
PENALTY TITANS - Second effort in the tackle. Titans find touch 5m inside the Dragons half.
Big Tino crunches De Belin hard. There'll be an article about how JDB will bounce back from that moment tomorrow.
Titans kick off
The Titans and Dragons run out onto the field in the warm-up act before the top of the table clash
Referees & scorers:
Referee: Todd Smith
Touch Judges: Nick Morel, Tyson Brough
Video Referee: Alan Shortall
GOLD COAST TITANS (20)
Tries: AJ Brimson, Jamayne Isaako, Beau Fermor, Jarrod Wallace
Field Goals: Jamayne Isaako (0/2), Jayden Campbell (0/1), Toby Sexton (0/1)
Conversions: Jamayne Isaako (2/3)
ST GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS (16)
Tries: Mathew Feagai, Jack de Belin, Moses Suli
Field Goals: Zac Lomax (0/1)
Conversions: Zac Lomax (1/3)
Penalty Goals: Zac Lomax (1/1)