Full Time
80:00
7:55pm Fri July 1, 2022
Round 16 - BlueBet Stadium, Penrith - Crowd: 16725
80min

It is Fulltime and it's Penrith who have overcome a determined Roosters outfit by 26-18 to send them six points clear at the top of the NRL Ladder. Stay tuned for the 3,2,1's and Match Report @LeagueUnlimited!

76min

Penalty Penrith - Against Nat Butcher for passing off the ground. Penrith find the line just short of halfway.

74min

Nathan Cleary knocks on a kick and the Roosters with a faint chance here, just 10m out.

73min

Conversion: Panthers
Kicked by Nathan Cleary.

Nathan Cleary converts and they extend the lead now.

Panthers lead Panthers 26 - 18 Roosters
72min

Try: Panthers
Scored by Apisai Koroisau. Kick to come.

Apisai Koroisau jumps out of dummy half close to the line, catching the markers napping to score.

Panthers lead Panthers 24 - 18 Roosters
71min

Jarome Luai with a deft grubber on the last and Sam Walker manages to ground the ball. Dropout Roosters.

67min

Conversion: Panthers
Kicked by Nathan Cleary.

Nathan Cleary converts to give his side the lead.

Panthers lead Panthers 20 - 18 Roosters
65min

Try: Panthers
Scored by Izack Tago. Kick to come.

Nathan Cleary delivers a clutch ball on the last tackle to hit an unmarked Izack Tago to score and tie up the score.

Tied up at Panthers 18 - 18 Roosters
60min

Victor Radley now drops the ball cold. Penrith with a chance as they make their way over halfway.

58min

Apisai Koroisau loses possession following a strong hit by Connor Watson. Roosters scrum just short of halfway.

54min

Conversion: Roosters
Kicked by Sam Walker.

Sam Walker converts as the Roosters hit the lead!

Roosters lead Panthers 14 - 18 Roosters
53min

Try: Roosters
Scored by Sam Verrills. Kick to come.

Joseph Manu runs the ball on the last and manages to release the ball out the back for Sam Verrills to pick up the crumbs to score!

Roosters lead Panthers 14 - 16 Roosters
52min

Egan Butcher with a neat kick on the last and Nathan Cleary is trapped in goal. Dropout Penrith.

48min

Conversion: Roosters
Kicked by Sam Walker.

Sam Walker converts and the Roosters narrow the lead.

Panthers lead Panthers 14 - 12 Roosters
46min

Try: Roosters
Scored by Siosiua Taukeiaho. Kick to come.

The Roosters strike first in the second half after Siosiua Taukeiaho steams onto a lovely flat ball from Egan Butcher close to the line.

Panthers lead Panthers 14 - 10 Roosters
43min

Sam Walker with a grubber on the last and Dylan Edwards is forced to ground the ball. Dropout Penrith.

41min

Great kick from Joseph Manu on the last and it pull up just short of the tryline and Dylan Edwards is forced to take it into touch. Roosters on the attack!

40min

We are back underway @Bluebet Stadium and Scott Sorensen brings the ball back for the home side.

40min

Conversion: Panthers
Kicked by Nathan Cleary.

Nathan Cleary converts the try to give the home side a 14-6 lead at halftime.

Panthers lead Panthers 14 - 6 Roosters
39min

Try: Panthers
Scored by Viliame Kikau. Kick to come.

Penrith with a crucial try just before halftime, as Viliame Kikau crashes over beside the posts.

Panthers lead Panthers 12 - 6 Roosters
38min

Penalty Panthers - Against Sam Verrills for a dangerous tackle...bit of a weird one. Penrith with a big chance just before the break.

37min

Panthers with a late charge but the Roosters hold on through Joseph Manu who collects a dangerous kick on his line from Nathan Cleary.

29min

Conversion: Roosters
Kicked by Sam Walker.

Sam Walker converts his own try.

Panthers lead Panthers 8 - 6 Roosters
28min

Try: Roosters
Scored by Sam Walker. Kick to come.

Joseph Manu and James Tedesco combine through the middle and backing up is Sam Walker who scores under the posts.

Panthers lead Panthers 8 - 4 Roosters
25min

Drew Hutchison with a 40/20 attempt, but Brian To'o get there in time and is tackled 16m from his own line.

21min

Siosiua Taukeiaho with a strong tackle on Moses Leota who loses possession. Roosters hold on.

20min

Billy Smith loses possession in the tackle and Penrith have a scrum 15m out.

16min

Angus Crichton has been sent to the Sin Bin for taking his namesake Stephen Crichton off the ball following a break by Jaeman Salmon.

14min

Conversion: Panthers
Kicked by Nathan Cleary.

Nathan Cleary converts the try.

Panthers lead Panthers 8 - 0 Roosters
13min

Try: Panthers
Scored by Brian To'o. Kick to come.

Brian To'o scores the first try of the night, following some silky hands from the Panthers backs off the scrum.

Panthers lead Panthers 6 - 0 Roosters
12min

Joseph Manu with a knock on inches from his own line. Penrith on the attack!

11min

Siosiua Taukeiaho loses possession and Panthers make their way over halfway.

9min

Penalty Roosters - Penrith inside the ten metres. Roosters over halfway.

7min

Penalty Goal: Panthers
Kicked by Nathan Cleary.

Nathan Cleary gets Penrith on the board.

Panthers lead Panthers 2 - 0 Roosters
6min

Another Penalty to the Panthers for not clearing the ruck. Penrith will take the two points.

5min

Penalty Panthers - Against Nat Butcher for being inside the 10m. Penrith find the line 32m out.

4min

Panthers run the ball on the last and the Roosters defence manage to put down Viliame Kikau. Handover Roosters deep in their own half.

2min

Joseph Manu loses the ball in greasy conditions. Panthers scrum 38m out.

We are underway @Bluebet Stadium! Victor Radley brings the ball back for the Roosters.

Referees & scorers:

Referee: Gerard Sutton

Touch Judges: Wyatt Raymond, Kasey Badger

Video Referee: Ashley Klein

PENRITH PANTHERS (26)
Tries: Brian To'o, Viliame Kikau, Izack Tago, Apisai Koroisau
Conversions: Nathan Cleary (4/4)
Penalty Goals: Nathan Cleary (1/1)

SYDNEY ROOSTERS (18)
Tries: Sam Walker, Siosiua Taukeiaho, Sam Verrills
Conversions: Sam Walker (3/3)