Desperate defence, magic assists and a contender for tackle of the season. These are the Home Timber and Hardware Hard Plays of the Month for June.
Trent Hodkinson says his experience playing with Michael Ennis at the Bulldogs will be a boost if Robbie Farah gets ruled out of Origin decider.
Bulldogs halfback Trent Hodkinson says the confidence gained from another Origin camp helped him put in his best club performance of the year against the Storm.
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Josh Papalii saw a kindred spirit in Blues firebrand Dave Klemmer as he sat sideline in Origin II.
He says he's inspired by a family that has made the most of limited rugby league talent but towering Bulldogs back-rower Shaun Lane is already making an impact.
In the Bulldogs' return to Belmore the fans repaid them by selling out the match and the players repaid them in turn with a powerful 80-minute performance.
A three-try blitz in the opening 15 minutes has helped the Bulldogs to a comfortable win over the Melbourne Storm at a sold-out Belmore Sports Ground.
It has been 17 years since the Bulldogs played at Belmore, coincidentally against this the Storm and they can't wait to play at their spiritual home.
The Canterbury-Bankstown side has been a significant Achilles heel for Craig Bellamy's men over the years and have won the past four meetings.