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NRL Snapshot: Round 3

NRL Snapshot: Round 3

The key talking points, match reports, highlights, injury and judiciary news from the weekend's Telstra Premiership action.

Storm v Broncos

Josh Addo-Carr crossed late with Cameron Smith nailing the ensuing conversion to hand the Storm a thrilling victory over the Broncos, but will be without Cameron Munster for 4-6 weeks with the playmaker failing to finish the contest on a night Billy Slater returned from injury. Suliasi Vunivalu will also be sidelined for 3-4 weeks with a shoulder injury.

Injuries: Cameron Munster (jaw), Suliasi Vunivalu (shoulder).

Judiciary: Sam Thaiday (contrary conduct).

Match report: Storm score late win in Slater's return
Storm v Broncos: Five key points
WATCH: Match highlights

 


Bulldogs v Warriors

The Canterbury Bulldogs opened their 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership account with a 24-12 victory over the Warriors on Friday night.

Injuries: No major injuries.

Judiciary: No charges.

Match report: Bulldogs too good for scrappy Warriors
Bulldogs v Warriors: Five key points
WATCH: Match highlights

 


Titans v Eels

The Titans defied an injury crisis to register their first win of the season against an error-riddled Eels side on Friday night.

Injuries: William Zillman (calf), Tyrone Roberts (hamstring), Kaysa Pritchard (ankle).

Judiciary: Tepai Moeroa (shoulder charge).

Match report: Injury-ravaged Titans outlast Eels
Titans v Eels: Five key points
WATCH: Match highlights

 


Knights v Rabbitohs

South Sydney clung on to a 24-18 win over a resilient Newcastle outfit in a sometimes fiery encounter with George Burgess sent to the sin-bin in the first half for striking, before Trent Hodkinson was also sent to the bin for backchat to the referees late in the contest. 

Injuries: Sione Mata'utia (concussion), Brendan Elliot (concussion), Nathan Ross (leg). 

Judiciary: George Burgess (striking), Hymel Hunt (reckless high tackle), Braidon Burns (shoulder charge), Josh Starling (dangerous contact).

Match report: Souths hold on in fiery Knights clash
Knights v Rabbitohs: Five key points
WATCH: Match highlights

 


Panthers v Roosters

The Panthers and Roosters clash was built as a potential grand final dress-rehearsal and it didn't disappoint, with the game going down to one dramatic final tackle. 

Injuries: James Fisher-Harris (fractured cheek-bone, 2-3 weeks).

Judiciary: No charges.

Match report: Roosters hang on
Panthers v Roosters: Five key points
WATCH: Match highlights

 


Cowboys v Sea Eagles

The Sea Eagles stunned the Cowboys with a 22-point win in Townsville in Round 3. 

Injuries: No major injuries.

Judiciary: Apisai Koroisau (dangerous throw).

Match report: Sea Eagles shock Cowboys in Townsville
Cowboys v Sea Eagles: Five key points
WATCH: Match highlights

 


Raiders v Wests Tigers

The Raiders started slow, but when they clicked into gear, the Wests Tigers simply had no answers and were smashed.  

Injuries: Chris Lawrence (head), Sauaso Sue (head).

Judiciary: TBA.

Match report: Ruthless Raiders smash Tigers
Raiders v Wests Tigers: Five key points
WATCH: Match highlights

 


Sharks v Dragons

The Dragons have held on against a fast-finishing Sharks, showing there is plenty of fight in the Red V outfit in 2017. 

Injuries: Wade Graham (head).

Judiciary: TBA.

Match report: Dragons edge Sharks
Sharks v Dragons: Five key points
WATCH: Match highlights

 

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